Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 238 242 217
Rank change year-on-year +4 -25 +24
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 36 53 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.48% 0.55% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.60% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 28 47 103
Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -23.53% +21.43%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,350 £28,250
90th Percentile £42,500 £57,000 £48,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,849 8,879 9,806
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 91.97% 92.02% 91.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5,560 7,555 8,273
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Regression Testing in Yorkshire

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Regression Testing in Yorkshire

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Regression Testing in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Regression Testing in Yorkshire

Regression Testing
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. 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
West Yorkshire +18 22 £32,500 -10.34% 17
South Yorkshire +9 10 £35,000 - 3
North Yorkshire -8 3 £32,000 +6.67% 5
Regression Testing
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT jobs citing Regression Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 23 (63.89%) Test Automation
2 21 (58.33%) QA
3 19 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (36.11%) Functional Testing
5 13 (36.11%) SQL
6 12 (33.33%) Manual Testing
7 11 (30.56%) Web Services
7 11 (30.56%) Software Testing
7 11 (30.56%) Defect Management
8 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
8 10 (27.78%) Selenium
9 9 (25.00%) Test Scripting
10 8 (22.22%) JIRA
10 8 (22.22%) Integration Testing
10 8 (22.22%) Exploratory Testing
11 7 (19.44%) System Integration Testing
11 7 (19.44%) WebDriver
11 7 (19.44%) Cucumber
11 7 (19.44%) ISTQB
12 6 (16.67%) C#
12 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
12 6 (16.67%) Confluence
12 6 (16.67%) SDLC
13 5 (13.89%) User Experience
13 5 (13.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
13 5 (13.89%) Waterfall
13 5 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (13.89%) Test Strategy

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (16.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.56%) GitHub
3 2 (5.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.78%) DTS
3 1 (2.78%) OLAP
3 1 (2.78%) OLTP
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Selenium
2 8 (22.22%) JIRA
3 7 (19.44%) Cucumber
3 7 (19.44%) WebDriver
4 5 (13.89%) Bitbucket
5 4 (11.11%) FogBugz
6 3 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
7 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
8 1 (2.78%) FitNesse
8 1 (2.78%) GitLab
8 1 (2.78%) Hamcrest
8 1 (2.78%) HtmlUnit
8 1 (2.78%) JBehave
8 1 (2.78%) JUnit
8 1 (2.78%) Mockito
8 1 (2.78%) SonarQube
8 1 (2.78%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (2.78%) TestNG
8 1 (2.78%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (2.78%) Banking
1 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Analyst
2 17 (47.22%) Test Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Tester
4 5 (13.89%) Software Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Software Test Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Developer
5 3 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Manual Tester
5 3 (8.33%) Test Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Applications Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Automation Tester
6 2 (5.56%) Digital Developer
6 2 (5.56%) QA Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) QA Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) QA Tester
6 2 (5.56%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Agile Tester
7 1 (2.78%) Lead Tester
7 1 (2.78%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (30.56%) Web Services
2 4 (11.11%) .NET
2 4 (11.11%) HTML
2 4 (11.11%) REST
3 2 (5.56%) CSS
4 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.78%) HTML5
4 1 (2.78%) MDX
4 1 (2.78%) SOAP
4 1 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Mobile App
1 5 (13.89%) User Experience
2 4 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 3 (8.33%) IVR
4 2 (5.56%) Learning Management System
4 2 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.78%) BBC
5 1 (2.78%) e-Learning
5 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.78%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) VMS
3 2 (5.56%) Android
4 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.78%) Linux
4 1 (2.78%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.78%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) Test Automation
2 19 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (36.11%) Functional Testing
5 12 (33.33%) Manual Testing
6 11 (30.56%) Defect Management
6 11 (30.56%) Software Testing
7 9 (25.00%) Test Scripting
8 8 (22.22%) Exploratory Testing
8 8 (22.22%) Integration Testing
9 7 (19.44%) System Integration Testing
10 6 (16.67%) SDLC
11 5 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (13.89%) Scrum
11 5 (13.89%) Test Strategy
11 5 (13.89%) Waterfall
12 4 (11.11%) DevOps
12 4 (11.11%) Migration
12 4 (11.11%) Performance Testing
12 4 (11.11%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) SQL
2 6 (16.67%) C#
3 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.56%) C
5 2 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) ISTQB
2 5 (13.89%) ISEB
2 5 (13.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (8.33%) Degree
4 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.78%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (58.33%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 3 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle