Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 100 127
Rank change year-on-year -6 +27 +9
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 16 23 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.04% 1.34% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 1.60% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 17
Wiltshire median annual salary £35,000 £43,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.60% +22.86% +12.90%
10th Percentile £29,125 £27,500 £27,700
90th Percentile £43,750 £56,998 £67,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -12.50%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1356 1434 1958
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 87.77% 83.57% 89.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1125 1219 1717
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,600 £26,150
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Regression Testing in Wiltshire

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Regression Testing in Wiltshire

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Regression Testing in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Regression Testing in Wiltshire

Regression Testing
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
Melksham +1 7 £32,000 -20.00%
Swindon +1 7 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Trowbridge -4 2 £42,500 +57.41%
Regression Testing
South West

For the 6 months to 18 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 13 (81.25%) SQL
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) QA
2 12 (75.00%) Manual Testing
3 11 (68.75%) JIRA
4 10 (62.50%) Scrum
5 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
6 8 (50.00%) Finance
6 8 (50.00%) Data Protection
6 8 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (50.00%) Zephyr
7 7 (43.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (43.75%) Data Protection Act
7 7 (43.75%) Scenario Testing
7 7 (43.75%) System Testing
7 7 (43.75%) PCI DSS
7 7 (43.75%) Software Testing
7 7 (43.75%) ISTQB
8 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
9 4 (25.00%) Selenium
10 3 (18.75%) Web Testing
10 3 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (18.75%) HP
11 2 (12.50%) Middleware
11 2 (12.50%) J2EE
11 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
11 2 (12.50%) Java
11 2 (12.50%) JMeter
11 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
11 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) JIRA
2 8 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (50.00%) Zephyr
3 4 (25.00%) Selenium
4 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 2 (12.50%) JMeter
4 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
5 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
5 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
5 1 (6.25%) SpecFlow
5 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Tester
2 7 (43.75%) Software Tester
3 5 (31.25%) Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) QA Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Automation Tester
5 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Web Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (6.25%) Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) IT Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) IT Support
6 1 (6.25%) Manual Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) J2EE
1 2 (12.50%) Middleware
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) Manual Testing
3 10 (62.50%) Scrum
4 8 (50.00%) Data Protection
5 7 (43.75%) Scenario Testing
5 7 (43.75%) Software Testing
5 7 (43.75%) System Testing
6 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
7 3 (18.75%) Web Testing
8 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
9 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (6.25%) Collaborative Working
9 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
9 1 (6.25%) Kanban
9 1 (6.25%) Non-Functional Testing
9 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
9 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (6.25%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) ISTQB
1 7 (43.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (75.00%) QA
2 7 (43.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (6.25%) Nagios
2 1 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) Dell KACE
3 1 (6.25%) McAfee
3 1 (6.25%) NetApp