Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Regression Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Regression Testing over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 216 197 198
Rank change year-on-year -19 +1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 40 78 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.59% 1.03% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 1.13% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 30 74 109
West Yorkshire median annual salary £33,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.35% +21.43% +4.48%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £43,750 £48,750 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -18.75% +14.29% +4.48%

Regression Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6207 6894 8436
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 91.54% 91.03% 91.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5216 5907 6763
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +1.27%

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Regression Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Regression Testing in West Yorkshire

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Regression Testing in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Regression Testing in West Yorkshire

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Regression Testing in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Regression Testing in West Yorkshire

Regression Testing
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -13 35 £32,500 -23.53% 2
Pontefract - 1 £45,000 -
Regression Testing
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Regression Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 20 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 18 (45.00%) Test Automation
3 15 (37.50%) Selenium
4 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (35.00%) Exploratory Testing
5 12 (30.00%) Performance Testing
5 12 (30.00%) C#
6 11 (27.50%) Scrum
6 11 (27.50%) Test Management
7 10 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (22.50%) Finance
8 9 (22.50%) SQL
8 9 (22.50%) .NET
8 9 (22.50%) SoapUI
8 9 (22.50%) Test Planning
9 8 (20.00%) SDLC
9 8 (20.00%) User Stories
9 8 (20.00%) Manual Testing
9 8 (20.00%) Java
9 8 (20.00%) SOAP
9 8 (20.00%) ISEB
9 8 (20.00%) QA
9 8 (20.00%) Software Testing
10 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
10 7 (17.50%) WebDriver
10 7 (17.50%) Test Strategy
10 7 (17.50%) Defect Tracking
11 6 (15.00%) Web Services
11 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
12 5 (12.50%) Visual Studio

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (37.50%) Selenium
2 9 (22.50%) SoapUI
3 7 (17.50%) WebDriver
4 5 (12.50%) Visual Studio
5 3 (7.50%) Protractor
6 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.50%) HP UFT
7 1 (2.50%) WATIR
General
1 9 (22.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Tester
2 10 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 9 (22.50%) Software Test Engineer
4 8 (20.00%) Analyst
5 7 (17.50%) Manual Tester
5 7 (17.50%) Test Analyst
6 5 (12.50%) Automation Tester
7 4 (10.00%) Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Development Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Lead Software Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Senior Test Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Software Development Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Software Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Test Development Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) Applications Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Digital Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Junior
9 2 (5.00%) Payments Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) .NET
2 8 (20.00%) SOAP
3 6 (15.00%) Web Services
4 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (7.50%) HTML
4 3 (7.50%) XML
4 3 (7.50%) XML Schema
5 2 (5.00%) Apache Flex
5 2 (5.00%) Flash
6 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.50%) CSS
6 1 (2.50%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Fintech
2 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 18 (45.00%) Test Automation
3 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (35.00%) Exploratory Testing
4 12 (30.00%) Performance Testing
5 11 (27.50%) Scrum
5 11 (27.50%) Test Management
6 10 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (22.50%) Test Planning
8 8 (20.00%) Manual Testing
8 8 (20.00%) SDLC
8 8 (20.00%) Software Testing
8 8 (20.00%) User Stories
9 7 (17.50%) Defect Tracking
9 7 (17.50%) Test Strategy
10 5 (12.50%) Integration Testing
10 5 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (10.00%) Line Management
12 3 (7.50%) CRM
12 3 (7.50%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.00%) C#
2 9 (22.50%) SQL
3 8 (20.00%) Java
4 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.00%) Ruby
6 1 (2.50%) Python
6 1 (2.50%) VBScript
6 1 (2.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle
3 2 (5.00%) Telerik
4 1 (2.50%) Avature