Period
to 20 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 258 221 217
Rank change year-on-year -37 -4 +27
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 61 109 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.62% 0.99% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 1.11% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 46 104 136
Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +14.29% +4.48%
10th Percentile £25,500 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £41,000 £48,750 £49,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -2.44%

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 8848 9864 11922
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 90.17% 89.46% 90.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7407 8294 9703
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +1.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 November 2017.

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 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
West Yorkshire -19 40 £33,000 -22.35% 3
North Yorkshire +11 10 £30,000 -7.69%
South Yorkshire +5 2 - - 1
East Yorkshire -7 1 £35,000 +13.82%
Regression Testing
England

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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 35 (57.38%) Test Automation
2 29 (47.54%) Selenium
3 28 (45.90%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (44.26%) Test Scripting
5 20 (32.79%) User Acceptance Testing
6 19 (31.15%) QA
7 18 (29.51%) ISEB
8 17 (27.87%) Scrum
8 17 (27.87%) Software Testing
9 15 (24.59%) Manual Testing
9 15 (24.59%) Test Planning
9 15 (24.59%) SQL
10 14 (22.95%) SDLC
10 14 (22.95%) Exploratory Testing
10 14 (22.95%) Performance Testing
11 13 (21.31%) WebDriver
11 13 (21.31%) C#
12 12 (19.67%) .NET
12 12 (19.67%) Test Management
13 9 (14.75%) Finance
13 9 (14.75%) Java
13 9 (14.75%) SoapUI
13 9 (14.75%) Test Strategy
14 8 (13.11%) User Stories
14 8 (13.11%) BDD
14 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
14 8 (13.11%) SOAP
14 8 (13.11%) Web Services
14 8 (13.11%) TDD
14 8 (13.11%) Microsoft

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) SAP PP
2 1 (1.64%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (47.54%) Selenium
2 13 (21.31%) WebDriver
3 9 (14.75%) SoapUI
4 5 (8.20%) Visual Studio
5 4 (6.56%) JIRA
6 3 (4.92%) HP UFT
6 3 (4.92%) Protractor
7 2 (3.28%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.64%) Calabash
8 1 (1.64%) Capybara
8 1 (1.64%) WATIR
General
1 9 (14.75%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 32 (52.46%) Tester
2 11 (18.03%) Analyst
2 11 (18.03%) Test Engineer
3 10 (16.39%) Developer
4 9 (14.75%) Software Test Engineer
5 8 (13.11%) Manual Tester
5 8 (13.11%) QA Tester
6 7 (11.48%) Software Tester
6 7 (11.48%) Test Analyst
7 6 (9.84%) DevOps Developer
7 6 (9.84%) Scrum Master
7 6 (9.84%) Software Developer
8 5 (8.20%) Automation Tester
9 4 (6.56%) Junior
10 3 (4.92%) Business Analyst
10 3 (4.92%) Lead Software Engineer
10 3 (4.92%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (4.92%) Senior Test Analyst
10 3 (4.92%) Software Engineer
10 3 (4.92%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.67%) .NET
2 8 (13.11%) SOAP
2 8 (13.11%) Web Services
3 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.92%) HTML
3 3 (4.92%) XML
3 3 (4.92%) XML Schema
4 2 (3.28%) Apache Flex
4 2 (3.28%) Flash
4 2 (3.28%) Node.js
5 1 (1.64%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.64%) CSS
5 1 (1.64%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.56%) Fintech
3 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.64%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.28%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (57.38%) Test Automation
2 28 (45.90%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (44.26%) Test Scripting
4 20 (32.79%) User Acceptance Testing
5 17 (27.87%) Scrum
5 17 (27.87%) Software Testing
6 15 (24.59%) Manual Testing
6 15 (24.59%) Test Planning
7 14 (22.95%) Exploratory Testing
7 14 (22.95%) Performance Testing
7 14 (22.95%) SDLC
8 12 (19.67%) Test Management
9 9 (14.75%) Test Strategy
10 8 (13.11%) BDD
10 8 (13.11%) TDD
10 8 (13.11%) User Stories
11 7 (11.48%) Defect Tracking
12 6 (9.84%) DevOps
13 5 (8.20%) Line Management
13 5 (8.20%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (24.59%) SQL
2 13 (21.31%) C#
3 9 (14.75%) Java
4 5 (8.20%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.92%) Ruby
6 2 (3.28%) C
6 2 (3.28%) Python
7 1 (1.64%) PHP
7 1 (1.64%) VBScript
7 1 (1.64%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (29.51%) ISEB
2 7 (11.48%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.64%) Degree
3 1 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (31.15%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (13.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.84%) Google
3 3 (4.92%) Oracle
3 3 (4.92%) SAP
3 3 (4.92%) Twitter
4 2 (3.28%) Telerik
5 1 (1.64%) Avature