Period
to 20 April 2018

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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 268 221 243
Rank change year-on-year -47 +22 -23
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 42 118 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.40% 1.10% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 1.20% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 36 111 123
Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £27,600
90th Percentile £68,125 £52,500 £43,700
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%

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 9,546 9,818 11,193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 91.97% 91.77% 89.72%
Number of salaries quoted 8,111 8,496 9,275
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,250 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%

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 20 April 2018.

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 20 April 2018. 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 -62 24 £45,000 +5.88% 11
South Yorkshire +3 7 £27,500 -26.67% 3
East Yorkshire +2 3 - -
North Yorkshire -2 1 - - 3
Regression Testing
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, 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 30 (71.43%) Selenium
1 30 (71.43%) Test Automation
2 25 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (54.76%) QA
4 17 (40.48%) Test Scripting
5 15 (35.71%) Manual Testing
5 15 (35.71%) SQL
5 15 (35.71%) ISEB
5 15 (35.71%) SDLC
6 12 (28.57%) .NET
7 10 (23.81%) Web Testing
8 9 (21.43%) JIRA
8 9 (21.43%) ISTQB
8 9 (21.43%) Twitter
9 8 (19.05%) Scenario Testing
9 8 (19.05%) C#
10 7 (16.67%) Finance
10 7 (16.67%) Retail
11 6 (14.29%) Scrum
12 5 (11.90%) Service Management
12 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
12 5 (11.90%) Marketing
12 5 (11.90%) Software Testing
12 5 (11.90%) Digital Marketing
12 5 (11.90%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (11.90%) Test Management
12 5 (11.90%) Integration Testing
12 5 (11.90%) TestComplete
12 5 (11.90%) Creative Thinking
12 5 (11.90%) Functional Testing

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 1 (2.38%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Panaya
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.38%) MS Access
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 30 (71.43%) Selenium
2 9 (21.43%) JIRA
3 5 (11.90%) TestComplete
4 3 (7.14%) Cucumber
4 3 (7.14%) HP UFT
4 3 (7.14%) JMeter
4 3 (7.14%) LoadRunner
4 3 (7.14%) WebDriver
5 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.38%) Bugzilla
6 1 (2.38%) Jasmine
6 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.38%) Protractor
6 1 (2.38%) Ranorex
6 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.38%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.38%) TestNG
6 1 (2.38%) TestRail
6 1 (2.38%) WATIR
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
1 7 (16.67%) Retail
2 5 (11.90%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Tester
2 13 (30.95%) QA Tester
3 8 (19.05%) Analyst
4 7 (16.67%) Test Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Test Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Test Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Developer
6 3 (7.14%) IT Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Service Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Software Tester
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Tester
7 2 (4.76%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Software Tester
8 1 (2.38%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Oracle Developer
8 1 (2.38%) SAP Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (28.57%) .NET
2 4 (9.52%) SOAP
3 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.76%) CSS
3 2 (4.76%) HTML
4 1 (2.38%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Flex
4 1 (2.38%) Classic ASP
4 1 (2.38%) CSS3
4 1 (2.38%) Flash
4 1 (2.38%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.38%) HTML5
4 1 (2.38%) J2EE
4 1 (2.38%) Node.js
4 1 (2.38%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.38%) Spring
4 1 (2.38%) Velocity
4 1 (2.38%) Web Services
4 1 (2.38%) XML
4 1 (2.38%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.38%) IVR
3 1 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Linux
1 1 (2.38%) Unix
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (71.43%) Test Automation
2 25 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (40.48%) Test Scripting
4 15 (35.71%) Manual Testing
4 15 (35.71%) SDLC
5 10 (23.81%) Web Testing
6 8 (19.05%) Scenario Testing
7 6 (14.29%) Scrum
8 5 (11.90%) Creative Thinking
8 5 (11.90%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (11.90%) Functional Testing
8 5 (11.90%) Integration Testing
8 5 (11.90%) Service Management
8 5 (11.90%) Software Testing
8 5 (11.90%) Test Management
8 5 (11.90%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (9.52%) Exploratory Testing
9 4 (9.52%) Performance Testing
9 4 (9.52%) Test Strategy
10 3 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (35.71%) SQL
2 8 (19.05%) C#
3 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.14%) Java
4 3 (7.14%) Ruby
5 1 (2.38%) Java 8
5 1 (2.38%) PHP
5 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.38%) VBA
5 1 (2.38%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (35.71%) ISEB
2 9 (21.43%) ISTQB
3 4 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (4.76%) Degree
5 1 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (54.76%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Ansible
1 1 (2.38%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) Twitter
2 4 (9.52%) Google
3 3 (7.14%) HP
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (2.38%) Avature
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.38%) SAP