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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 106 101 134
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +33
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 26 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.33% 0.63% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 0.77% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 4
Average salary £29,500 £25,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.00% -31.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,100 £29,350
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
1632 1304 1638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.52% 82.48% 77.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1322 1046 1387
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £68,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 £30,000 -
Crewe - 4 £22,500 -
Regression Testing
North West

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 30 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (72.50%) ISEB
3 22 (55.00%) ISTQB
4 18 (45.00%) Manual Testing
4 18 (45.00%) SQL
4 18 (45.00%) .NET
5 16 (40.00%) Integration Testing
5 16 (40.00%) Software Testing
6 14 (35.00%) Test Scripting
6 14 (35.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 13 (32.50%) Test Automation
7 13 (32.50%) V-Model
8 12 (30.00%) Windows
9 11 (27.50%) Performance Testing
9 11 (27.50%) Stress Testing
9 11 (27.50%) System Testing
10 10 (25.00%) Release Management
10 10 (25.00%) .NET Framework
10 10 (25.00%) Automation Testing
10 10 (25.00%) TDD
11 9 (22.50%) HP Quality Center
11 9 (22.50%) QA
12 8 (20.00%) JIRA
12 8 (20.00%) Selenium
12 8 (20.00%) Cucumber
12 8 (20.00%) Mentoring
13 7 (17.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 7 (17.50%) Windows 7
13 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.50%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) LAN
1 5 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (35.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 8 (20.00%) JIRA
2 8 (20.00%) Selenium
3 7 (17.50%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (17.50%) LoadRunner
4 3 (7.50%) WebDriver
5 2 (5.00%) SilkPerformer
5 2 (5.00%) Xcode
6 1 (2.50%) CruiseControl
6 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.50%) WATIR
6 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (17.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Retail
2 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (67.50%) Analyst
2 25 (62.50%) Test Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Junior
3 5 (12.50%) Performance Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Performance Test Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Junior Test Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Development Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Senior Development Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Agile Test Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Junior Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Software Test Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Tester
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Software Tester
6 2 (5.00%) Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Test Manager
6 2 (5.00%) QA Tester
6 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (45.00%) .NET
2 10 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (7.50%) JSON
3 3 (7.50%) XML
4 2 (5.00%) Web Services
4 2 (5.00%) RESTful
4 2 (5.00%) iOS SDK
4 2 (5.00%) Cocoa Touch
4 2 (5.00%) UIKit
4 2 (5.00%) Cocoa
4 2 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (2.50%) HTML
5 1 (2.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.00%) Windows
2 7 (17.50%) Windows XP
2 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (17.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.00%) Solaris
3 2 (5.00%) Linux
3 2 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (45.00%) Manual Testing
3 16 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 16 (40.00%) Integration Testing
4 14 (35.00%) Test Scripting
5 13 (32.50%) V-Model
5 13 (32.50%) Test Automation
6 11 (27.50%) System Testing
6 11 (27.50%) Performance Testing
6 11 (27.50%) Stress Testing
7 10 (25.00%) Release Management
7 10 (25.00%) TDD
7 10 (25.00%) Automation Testing
8 8 (20.00%) Mentoring
9 7 (17.50%) Migration
10 6 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (15.00%) Test Strategy
11 5 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (12.50%) Scrum
12 4 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (45.00%) SQL
2 5 (12.50%) C
2 5 (12.50%) C#
2 5 (12.50%) C++
3 4 (10.00%) VBScript
3 4 (10.00%) Perl
3 4 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (7.50%) Ruby
4 3 (7.50%) Java
5 2 (5.00%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (72.50%) ISEB
2 22 (55.00%) ISTQB
3 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared
3 7 (17.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 4 (10.00%) HND
5 4 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (22.50%) QA
System Software
1 6 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.50%) XenApp
2 5 (12.50%) XenDesktop
3 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (5.00%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (22.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Oracle
1 7 (17.50%) VMware
2 5 (12.50%) Citrix
3 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.00%) NetApp
4 2 (5.00%) Fujitsu
Cheshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago