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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 155 165 150
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 25 16 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.62% 0.42% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.54% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 34
Average salary £35,750 £26,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.90% -15.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £41,900
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3444 2976 3074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 84.79% 78.52% 81.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2824 2547 2682
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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
Bolton +9 6 £50,000 +122.22%
Cheadle - 5 - -
Stockport - 2 £32,000 - 4
Regression Testing
North West

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 38 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (53.57%) Software Testing
3 24 (42.86%) ISEB
4 22 (39.29%) Finance
5 18 (32.14%) QA
6 15 (26.79%) E-Commerce
6 15 (26.79%) C#
6 15 (26.79%) Scrum
7 13 (23.21%) TDD
7 13 (23.21%) XML
8 12 (21.43%) Windows
8 12 (21.43%) Selenium
8 12 (21.43%) Degree
8 12 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 11 (19.64%) Web Services
10 10 (17.86%) OO
10 10 (17.86%) HTML
10 10 (17.86%) JavaScript
10 10 (17.86%) Cocoa
10 10 (17.86%) Xcode
10 10 (17.86%) Objective-C
10 10 (17.86%) iOS Development
10 10 (17.86%) Apple iOS
10 10 (17.86%) iOS SDK
10 10 (17.86%) Cocoa Touch
10 10 (17.86%) UIKit
10 10 (17.86%) RESTful
10 10 (17.86%) Test Scripting
10 10 (17.86%) System Testing

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (5.36%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.07%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (21.43%) Selenium
1 12 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (17.86%) Xcode
3 6 (10.71%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (10.71%) WebDriver
4 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.79%) TestPartner
5 1 (1.79%) JIRA
5 1 (1.79%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.79%) FitNesse
General
1 22 (39.29%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Publishing
2 6 (10.71%) Retail
3 4 (7.14%) Legal
4 2 (3.57%) Billing
5 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (39.29%) Tester
2 20 (35.71%) Analyst
2 20 (35.71%) Software Tester
3 10 (17.86%) iOS Developer
3 10 (17.86%) Developer
4 8 (14.29%) Test Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) QA Manager
6 4 (7.14%) QA Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Software Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Electronics Technician
8 2 (3.57%) Billing Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.57%) QA Tester
8 2 (3.57%) Lead Tester
8 2 (3.57%) SAP Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Pricing Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Test Leader
8 2 (3.57%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.21%) XML
2 11 (19.64%) Web Services
3 10 (17.86%) RESTful
3 10 (17.86%) iOS SDK
3 10 (17.86%) Cocoa Touch
3 10 (17.86%) UIKit
3 10 (17.86%) Cocoa
3 10 (17.86%) JSON
3 10 (17.86%) HTML
4 9 (16.07%) .NET
4 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET
5 5 (8.93%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (1.79%) jQuery
6 1 (1.79%) CSS
6 1 (1.79%) J2EE
6 1 (1.79%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.71%) iPhone
2 6 (10.71%) Mathematics
3 5 (8.93%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.79%) User Experience
4 1 (1.79%) Replication
4 1 (1.79%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.43%) Windows
2 10 (17.86%) Apple iOS
3 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (10.71%) Android
5 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (53.57%) Software Testing
3 15 (26.79%) Scrum
3 15 (26.79%) E-Commerce
4 13 (23.21%) TDD
5 10 (17.86%) OO
5 10 (17.86%) Test Scripting
5 10 (17.86%) System Testing
5 10 (17.86%) iOS Development
6 9 (16.07%) Web Testing
7 8 (14.29%) Manual Testing
8 7 (12.50%) Test Management
8 7 (12.50%) Kanban
9 6 (10.71%) Agile Testing
9 6 (10.71%) Service Delivery
9 6 (10.71%) Automated Testing
9 6 (10.71%) Supplier Management
9 6 (10.71%) Integration Testing
10 3 (5.36%) E-business
10 3 (5.36%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.79%) C#
2 10 (17.86%) JavaScript
2 10 (17.86%) Objective-C
3 9 (16.07%) VB.NET
3 9 (16.07%) SQL
4 6 (10.71%) C++
4 6 (10.71%) Java
5 5 (8.93%) Ruby
6 1 (1.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (42.86%) ISEB
2 12 (21.43%) Degree
2 12 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.57%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.79%) HNC
5 1 (1.79%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (32.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (10.71%) HP
2 5 (8.93%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.57%) Compuware
3 2 (3.57%) SAP
4 1 (1.79%) Google
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