The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 57 47 51
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 5 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.98% 2.49% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 2.97% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 4
Average salary £50,000 £27,500 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% -2.65%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+19.69% -2.94%
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 Lancashire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
441 370 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 86.47% 83.71% 76.86%
Number of salaries quoted 382 313 325
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Regression Testing Salary Trend in Lancashire

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Regression Testing Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Regression Testing
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 4 (50.00%) SQL
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) ISEB
1 4 (50.00%) Electronics
1 4 (50.00%) Device Driver
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (50.00%) QA
1 4 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
3 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Platform Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Software Tester
2 3 (37.50%) QA Tester
2 3 (37.50%) QA Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Manual Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Software Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
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