The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 143 160 173
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +13
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 43 20 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.09% 0.53% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 0.65% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 25 18 20
Average salary £35,500 £29,750 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.32% +23.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £24,850 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £42,550 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -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 Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3224 3054 3427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 81.77% 81.68% 79.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2789 2668 3014
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Regression Testing Salary Trend in Manchester

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Regression Testing Salary Histogram in Manchester

Regression Testing
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
Salford - 10 £38,000 -
Stockport -4 5 £35,000 +6.06% 4
Cheadle +3 2 £35,000 +7.69%
Regression Testing
North West

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 45 (53.57%) Finance
1 45 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
1 45 (53.57%) QA
2 43 (51.19%) User Acceptance Testing
3 41 (48.81%) Test Scripting
4 34 (40.48%) Selenium
4 34 (40.48%) SQL
5 30 (35.71%) Test Management
6 28 (33.33%) Integration Testing
7 27 (32.14%) Automated Testing
8 24 (28.57%) .NET
9 23 (27.38%) C#
10 21 (25.00%) Software Testing
11 20 (23.81%) Oracle
11 20 (23.81%) XML
12 19 (22.62%) Scrum
12 19 (22.62%) Functional Testing
13 18 (21.43%) TDD
14 15 (17.86%) Retail
14 15 (17.86%) Java
14 15 (17.86%) ISEB
14 15 (17.86%) JIRA
14 15 (17.86%) Automation Testing
15 14 (16.67%) Degree
15 14 (16.67%) Computer Science
15 14 (16.67%) WatiN
15 14 (16.67%) Web Services
15 14 (16.67%) PL/SQL
15 14 (16.67%) HND
15 14 (16.67%) Telerik

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (15.48%) Oracle Financials
3 12 (14.29%) Oracle General Ledger
3 12 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
3 12 (14.29%) Oracle Receivables
3 12 (14.29%) Oracle Cash Management
3 12 (14.29%) Oracle Assets
4 6 (7.14%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (1.19%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.19%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.19%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 34 (40.48%) Selenium
2 15 (17.86%) JIRA
3 14 (16.67%) WatiN
4 11 (13.10%) SpecFlow
5 10 (11.90%) SoapUI
5 10 (11.90%) WebDriver
6 8 (9.52%) TeamCity
6 8 (9.52%) Jenkins
6 8 (9.52%) Hudson
7 6 (7.14%) QAComplete
8 4 (4.76%) Cucumber
9 3 (3.57%) QuickTest Pro
9 3 (3.57%) Xcode
10 2 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (1.19%) FitNesse
11 1 (1.19%) TestComplete
General
1 45 (53.57%) Finance
2 15 (17.86%) Retail
3 4 (4.76%) Publishing
4 1 (1.19%) Marketing
4 1 (1.19%) Legal
4 1 (1.19%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (38.10%) Tester
2 28 (33.33%) Analyst
3 25 (29.76%) Test Analyst
4 12 (14.29%) Oracle Analyst
5 8 (9.52%) Selenium Tester
5 8 (9.52%) QA Manager
6 7 (8.33%) Technical Tester
7 6 (7.14%) QA Tester
7 6 (7.14%) Test Manager
7 6 (7.14%) Automated Tester
8 4 (4.76%) Automation Tester
8 4 (4.76%) iOS Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Developer
9 3 (3.57%) QA Analyst
9 3 (3.57%) Electronics Technician
9 3 (3.57%) Test Leader
10 2 (2.38%) Systems Test Analyst
10 2 (2.38%) Software Tester
10 2 (2.38%) Systems Analyst
11 1 (1.19%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (28.57%) .NET
2 20 (23.81%) XML
3 14 (16.67%) Web Services
4 10 (11.90%) SOAP
5 6 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (3.57%) RESTful
6 3 (3.57%) JSON
7 1 (1.19%) jQuery
7 1 (1.19%) Cocoa
7 1 (1.19%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.19%) HTML
7 1 (1.19%) J2EE
7 1 (1.19%) CSS
7 1 (1.19%) HTML5
7 1 (1.19%) iOS SDK
7 1 (1.19%) Cocoa Touch
7 1 (1.19%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.71%) Mathematics
3 7 (8.33%) Replication
4 4 (4.76%) iPhone
5 3 (3.57%) iPad
6 2 (2.38%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.19%) User Experience
7 1 (1.19%) Open Source
7 1 (1.19%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.76%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.38%) Android
3 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (51.19%) User Acceptance Testing
3 41 (48.81%) Test Scripting
4 30 (35.71%) Test Management
5 28 (33.33%) Integration Testing
6 27 (32.14%) Automated Testing
7 21 (25.00%) Software Testing
8 19 (22.62%) Scrum
8 19 (22.62%) Functional Testing
9 18 (21.43%) TDD
10 15 (17.86%) Automation Testing
11 14 (16.67%) Workflow
12 12 (14.29%) BDD
12 12 (14.29%) System Testing
13 9 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (10.71%) Agile Testing
13 9 (10.71%) Service Delivery
13 9 (10.71%) Supplier Management
14 8 (9.52%) Compatibility Testing
15 7 (8.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 34 (40.48%) SQL
2 23 (27.38%) C#
3 15 (17.86%) Java
4 14 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 9 (10.71%) C++
6 1 (1.19%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.19%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (17.86%) ISEB
2 14 (16.67%) Degree
2 14 (16.67%) HND
3 2 (2.38%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (53.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (23.81%) Oracle
2 14 (16.67%) Telerik
3 3 (3.57%) HP
4 2 (2.38%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.19%) VMware
5 1 (1.19%) Capita
5 1 (1.19%) Google
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Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £18,000 - £25,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Stockport
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Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + bens + flexi
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £27k - 30k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago