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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 19 29 31
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 16 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 8.94% 1.32% 2.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.82% 1.67% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 6
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -3.84%
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £35,000 £33,030
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +5.96%
Regression Testing
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
163 120 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 91.06% 79.47% 72.14%
Number of salaries quoted 141 96 124
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Regression Testing Salary Trend in Halifax

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in Halifax

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

Regression Testing Salary Histogram in Halifax

Regression Testing
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 40 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 38 (95.00%) QA
3 35 (87.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 27 (67.50%) Test Strategy
5 26 (65.00%) Web Services
5 26 (65.00%) XML
6 25 (62.50%) Project Management
7 24 (60.00%) Automated Testing
8 23 (57.50%) SOAP
9 13 (32.50%) Finance
9 13 (32.50%) SoapUI
10 9 (22.50%) VB.NET
10 9 (22.50%) .NET
11 4 (10.00%) SQL
11 4 (10.00%) Automation Testing
12 3 (7.50%) Software Testing
12 3 (7.50%) ISEB
13 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
13 2 (5.00%) MS Office
13 2 (5.00%) Manual Testing
13 2 (5.00%) Product Management
13 2 (5.00%) Line Management
14 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
14 1 (2.50%) Ranorex
14 1 (2.50%) QuickTest Pro

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 (5.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 13 (32.50%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.50%) Ranorex
2 1 (2.50%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 13 (32.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) Analyst
1 19 (47.50%) Test Analyst
1 19 (47.50%) Test Engineer
2 13 (32.50%) Senior Test Analyst
2 13 (32.50%) Senior Analyst
3 10 (25.00%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (5.00%) Lead Test Analyst
4 2 (5.00%) Junior
5 1 (2.50%) Tester
5 1 (2.50%) Junior Data Analyst
5 1 (2.50%) Junior Test Analyst
5 1 (2.50%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (2.50%) Test Leader
5 1 (2.50%) Test Data Analyst
5 1 (2.50%) Junior Tester
5 1 (2.50%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (65.00%) Web Services
1 26 (65.00%) XML
2 23 (57.50%) SOAP
3 9 (22.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 35 (87.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 27 (67.50%) Test Strategy
4 25 (62.50%) Project Management
5 24 (60.00%) Automated Testing
6 4 (10.00%) Automation Testing
7 3 (7.50%) Software Testing
8 2 (5.00%) Manual Testing
8 2 (5.00%) Product Management
8 2 (5.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (22.50%) VB.NET
2 4 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (95.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
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