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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 23 15 21
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 8 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 4.76% 13.14% 4.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.48% 16.08% 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 8 22 4
Average salary £22,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
146 143 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 86.90% 81.71% 81.45%
Number of salaries quoted 112 135 84
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,625 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) QA
2 10 (76.92%) Test Scripting
3 9 (69.23%) Finance
4 7 (53.85%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Project Management
6 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 3 (23.08%) ISEB
6 3 (23.08%) MS Office
6 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
6 3 (23.08%) Scrum
6 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (23.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Manual Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Selenium
7 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
8 1 (7.69%) SOAP
8 1 (7.69%) Web Services
8 1 (7.69%) XML
8 1 (7.69%) SQL
8 1 (7.69%) Ranorex
8 1 (7.69%) Test Planning
8 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
8 1 (7.69%) Firebug
8 1 (7.69%) Fiddler
8 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
8 1 (7.69%) Product Management
8 1 (7.69%) SoapUI

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 3 (23.08%) MS Office
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Selenium
2 1 (7.69%) Firebug
2 1 (7.69%) Fiddler
2 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
2 1 (7.69%) Ranorex
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Analyst
2 11 (84.62%) Test Analyst
3 5 (38.46%) Junior Analyst
3 5 (38.46%) Junior
4 4 (30.77%) Junior Test Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) QA Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) SOAP
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
1 1 (7.69%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Test Scripting
2 7 (53.85%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Manual Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.69%) Product Management
6 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
6 1 (7.69%) Test Planning
6 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ISEB
1 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
1 3 (23.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft