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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 104 98 134
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +36
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 24 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.25% 0.72% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 0.92% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 5
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £35,706 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.01% +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
1577 1307 1692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 82.01% 78.55% 76.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1265 1043 1492
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,300 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 - 13 £30,000 - 1
Crewe - 3 £22,500 - 1
Northwich - 1 £35,000 -
Regression Testing
North West

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 26 (74.29%) ISEB
2 23 (65.71%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (51.43%) ISTQB
4 16 (45.71%) .NET
5 15 (42.86%) SQL
5 15 (42.86%) Manual Testing
6 14 (40.00%) Software Testing
7 13 (37.14%) Test Scripting
7 13 (37.14%) Integration Testing
8 12 (34.29%) V-Model
8 12 (34.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (34.29%) Test Automation
8 12 (34.29%) Windows
9 10 (28.57%) QA
10 9 (25.71%) .NET Framework
10 9 (25.71%) Release Management
10 9 (25.71%) System Testing
11 8 (22.86%) Performance Testing
11 8 (22.86%) Stress Testing
11 8 (22.86%) HP Quality Center
11 8 (22.86%) TDD
11 8 (22.86%) Automation Testing
12 7 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 7 (20.00%) VMware
12 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (20.00%) Oracle
12 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
12 7 (20.00%) JIRA
13 6 (17.14%) Selenium
13 6 (17.14%) Continuous Integration

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (2.86%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) LAN
1 4 (11.43%) WAN
2 1 (2.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.86%) OLTP
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 12 (34.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (20.00%) JIRA
3 6 (17.14%) Selenium
3 6 (17.14%) Cucumber
3 6 (17.14%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (17.14%) LoadRunner
4 3 (8.57%) WebDriver
5 2 (5.71%) Xcode
5 2 (5.71%) SilkPerformer
6 1 (2.86%) CruiseControl
6 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.86%) WATIR
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (62.86%) Analyst
2 20 (57.14%) Test Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Tester
3 5 (14.29%) Development Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Senior Development Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Junior Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Performance Test Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Junior Test Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Junior
4 4 (11.43%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Software Tester
4 4 (11.43%) Senior Test Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Performance Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Agile Test Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Software Test Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) QA Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) iOS Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (45.71%) .NET
2 9 (25.71%) .NET Framework
3 3 (8.57%) XML
3 3 (8.57%) JSON
4 2 (5.71%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (5.71%) Cocoa Touch
4 2 (5.71%) UIKit
4 2 (5.71%) iOS SDK
4 2 (5.71%) RESTful
4 2 (5.71%) HTML
4 2 (5.71%) Web Services
4 2 (5.71%) Cocoa
5 1 (2.86%) XSLT
5 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.71%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Windows
2 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (17.14%) Windows 7
3 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (17.14%) Windows XP
4 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.71%) UNIX
4 2 (5.71%) Solaris
4 2 (5.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (65.71%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (42.86%) Manual Testing
3 14 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 13 (37.14%) Test Scripting
4 13 (37.14%) Integration Testing
5 12 (34.29%) V-Model
5 12 (34.29%) Test Automation
6 9 (25.71%) Release Management
6 9 (25.71%) System Testing
7 8 (22.86%) Performance Testing
7 8 (22.86%) Stress Testing
7 8 (22.86%) TDD
7 8 (22.86%) Automation Testing
8 6 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (17.14%) Test Strategy
8 6 (17.14%) Migration
9 4 (11.43%) Workflow
10 3 (8.57%) Automated Testing
10 3 (8.57%) Scrum
10 3 (8.57%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (42.86%) SQL
2 6 (17.14%) C#
3 5 (14.29%) C++
3 5 (14.29%) C
4 4 (11.43%) Bash Shell
4 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
4 4 (11.43%) Perl
4 4 (11.43%) VBScript
5 3 (8.57%) Ruby
5 3 (8.57%) Java
6 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.71%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (74.29%) ISEB
2 18 (51.43%) ISTQB
3 7 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
5 5 (14.29%) Degree
6 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
6 4 (11.43%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 5 (14.29%) XenApp
1 5 (14.29%) XenDesktop
2 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.71%) VMware ESX
3 2 (5.71%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) VMware
1 7 (20.00%) Oracle
2 5 (14.29%) Citrix
3 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.71%) Fujitsu
4 2 (5.71%) NetApp
Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Crewe
RedEye
Salary: £22k - 25k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Warrington
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 23 days ago