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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 116 116 125
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 4 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.23% 0.45% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.56% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 9
Average salary £30,000 £28,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +14.00%
UK excluding London average salary £39,750 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.57% -
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
1487 1422 1468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 86.76% 79.84% 80.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1129 1047 1115
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
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 27 April 2015. 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 +8 3 £30,000 -14.28%
Chester - 1 £25,000 -
Regression Testing
North West

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (57.14%) Manual Testing
4 7 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (50.00%) ISEB
4 7 (50.00%) Finance
5 6 (42.86%) Performance Testing
5 6 (42.86%) System Testing
5 6 (42.86%) Integration Testing
5 6 (42.86%) Software Testing
5 6 (42.86%) ISTQB
5 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
5 6 (42.86%) Waterfall
5 6 (42.86%) Selenium
6 5 (35.71%) QA
7 4 (28.57%) Stress Testing
8 3 (21.43%) CruiseControl
8 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
8 3 (21.43%) .NET
8 3 (21.43%) XML
8 3 (21.43%) HTML
8 3 (21.43%) Java
8 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
8 3 (21.43%) Test Management
8 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
8 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (21.43%) JIRA
8 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
8 3 (21.43%) BDD

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 2 (14.29%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (42.86%) Selenium
3 3 (21.43%) TeamCity
3 3 (21.43%) CruiseControl
3 3 (21.43%) JIRA
3 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
3 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
4 2 (14.29%) WATIR
4 2 (14.29%) Subversion
4 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 2 (14.29%) WebDriver
5 1 (7.14%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Analyst
1 11 (78.57%) Test Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) QA Test Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) QA Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Test Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Test Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Junior
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) XML
1 3 (21.43%) HTML
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) SOAP
2 2 (14.29%) XSLT
2 2 (14.29%) JSON
2 2 (14.29%) REST
3 1 (7.14%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Manual Testing
3 7 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (42.86%) Performance Testing
4 6 (42.86%) Software Testing
4 6 (42.86%) System Testing
4 6 (42.86%) Integration Testing
4 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 6 (42.86%) Waterfall
5 4 (28.57%) Stress Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Test Management
6 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
6 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (21.43%) BDD
6 3 (21.43%) User Stories
6 3 (21.43%) Test Planning
7 2 (14.29%) Kanban
7 2 (14.29%) TDD
7 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
3 2 (14.29%) Ruby
4 1 (7.14%) C
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) C++
4 1 (7.14%) VBScript
4 1 (7.14%) VB
4 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) ISEB
2 6 (42.86%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft