The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 109 114 138
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +24
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 14 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.74% 0.59% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.73% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 5
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%
Regression Testing
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1618 1371 1866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.34% 81.12% 84.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1416 1079 1616
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Regression Testing Salary Trend in Cheshire

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Regression Testing Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Regression Testing
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +12 6 £31,250 +8.69% 1
Wilmslow -9 2 £27,500 +34.14%
Regression Testing
North West

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Regression Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Regression Testing.

1 31 (75.61%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (60.98%) ISEB
3 23 (56.10%) ISTQB
4 22 (53.66%) SQL
5 20 (48.78%) Manual Testing
5 20 (48.78%) Team Foundation Server
6 18 (43.90%) .NET
6 18 (43.90%) Software Testing
7 16 (39.02%) Performance Testing
7 16 (39.02%) Stress Testing
7 16 (39.02%) Integration Testing
7 16 (39.02%) System Testing
7 16 (39.02%) Test Automation
8 14 (34.15%) Selenium
9 12 (29.27%) JIRA
9 12 (29.27%) Test Scripting
10 10 (24.39%) Finance
10 10 (24.39%) TDD
10 10 (24.39%) Cucumber
11 9 (21.95%) .NET Framework
11 9 (21.95%) Release Management
11 9 (21.95%) V-Model
12 8 (19.51%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (19.51%) Mentoring
13 7 (17.07%) Oracle
13 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
13 7 (17.07%) Windows
13 7 (17.07%) Windows XP
13 7 (17.07%) LoadRunner
13 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2003

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Regression Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Regression Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) LAN
1 5 (12.20%) WAN
2 4 (9.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (48.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (34.15%) Selenium
3 12 (29.27%) JIRA
4 10 (24.39%) Cucumber
5 7 (17.07%) LoadRunner
6 5 (12.20%) CruiseControl
6 5 (12.20%) TeamCity
6 5 (12.20%) Jenkins
6 5 (12.20%) QuickTest Pro
7 4 (9.76%) WebDriver
7 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
7 4 (9.76%) WATIR
8 3 (7.32%) Subversion
9 2 (4.88%) SilkPerformer
10 1 (2.44%) Xcode
General
1 10 (24.39%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Retail
3 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (78.05%) Analyst
1 32 (78.05%) Test Analyst
2 8 (19.51%) Agile Test Analyst
3 5 (12.20%) Performance Analyst
3 5 (12.20%) Performance Test Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Junior Test Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Senior Test Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) QA Test Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) QA Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Junior
4 4 (9.76%) Junior Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Test Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Software Tester
6 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Test Leader
6 2 (4.88%) Tester
6 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Test Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (43.90%) .NET
2 9 (21.95%) .NET Framework
3 5 (12.20%) JSON
3 5 (12.20%) XML
4 4 (9.76%) XSLT
4 4 (9.76%) HTML
5 3 (7.32%) SOAP
5 3 (7.32%) REST
6 1 (2.44%) Gherkin
6 1 (2.44%) Cocoa Touch
6 1 (2.44%) UIKit
6 1 (2.44%) Web Services
6 1 (2.44%) Cocoa
6 1 (2.44%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (2.44%) RESTful
6 1 (2.44%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) Statistics
1 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Windows XP
1 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (17.07%) Windows 7
1 7 (17.07%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) Solaris
2 2 (4.88%) Linux
2 2 (4.88%) UNIX
3 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (75.61%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (48.78%) Manual Testing
3 18 (43.90%) Software Testing
4 16 (39.02%) Performance Testing
4 16 (39.02%) Stress Testing
4 16 (39.02%) Integration Testing
4 16 (39.02%) System Testing
4 16 (39.02%) Test Automation
5 12 (29.27%) Test Scripting
6 10 (24.39%) TDD
7 9 (21.95%) Release Management
7 9 (21.95%) V-Model
8 8 (19.51%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (19.51%) Mentoring
9 7 (17.07%) Migration
9 7 (17.07%) Waterfall
10 6 (14.63%) Test Management
11 5 (12.20%) Scrum
11 5 (12.20%) BDD
11 5 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 22 (53.66%) SQL
2 5 (12.20%) Ruby
3 4 (9.76%) Shell Script
3 4 (9.76%) Java
3 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.44%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 25 (60.98%) ISEB
2 23 (56.10%) ISTQB
3 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
3 7 (17.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.07%) QA
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.88%) VMware ESX
2 2 (4.88%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Oracle
2 2 (4.88%) NetApp
2 2 (4.88%) VMware
2 2 (4.88%) Fujitsu
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago