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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 145 155 172
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +17
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 49 24 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.16% 0.64% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 0.80% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 24 24 20
Average salary £36,625 £25,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.50% -24.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £19,150 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £38,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%
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
3461 3006 3458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 81.96% 79.86% 79.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2967 2567 3100
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £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 19 December 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 December 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
Salford - 12 £38,000 -
Bolton +5 4 £50,000 +100.00%
Stockport - 4 £37,500 - 2
Bury - 1 - - 1
Cheadle - 1 - -
Regression Testing
North West

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 44 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (51.35%) QA
2 38 (51.35%) Finance
3 34 (45.95%) Test Scripting
4 32 (43.24%) User Acceptance Testing
5 29 (39.19%) SQL
5 29 (39.19%) Selenium
6 25 (33.78%) Test Management
7 24 (32.43%) Integration Testing
8 22 (29.73%) Automated Testing
8 22 (29.73%) XML
9 21 (28.38%) C#
9 21 (28.38%) Software Testing
10 20 (27.03%) Scrum
11 19 (25.68%) .NET
12 17 (22.97%) TDD
13 16 (21.62%) Retail
14 15 (20.27%) Web Services
14 15 (20.27%) Oracle
15 14 (18.92%) Functional Testing
15 14 (18.92%) Java
16 13 (17.57%) JIRA
17 12 (16.22%) WatiN
17 12 (16.22%) Computer Science
17 12 (16.22%) PL/SQL
17 12 (16.22%) HND
17 12 (16.22%) Degree
17 12 (16.22%) Telerik
17 12 (16.22%) Workflow
18 11 (14.86%) E-Commerce

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (4.05%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (12.16%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (10.81%) Oracle Financials
3 7 (9.46%) Oracle General Ledger
3 7 (9.46%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (9.46%) Oracle Payables
3 7 (9.46%) Oracle Receivables
3 7 (9.46%) Oracle Cash Management
3 7 (9.46%) Oracle Assets
4 6 (8.11%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (1.35%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 29 (39.19%) Selenium
2 13 (17.57%) JIRA
3 12 (16.22%) WatiN
4 11 (14.86%) WebDriver
5 8 (10.81%) SpecFlow
6 7 (9.46%) SoapUI
6 7 (9.46%) Xcode
7 6 (8.11%) QAComplete
8 5 (6.76%) Jenkins
8 5 (6.76%) Hudson
8 5 (6.76%) TeamCity
9 3 (4.05%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (2.70%) Cucumber
11 1 (1.35%) FitNesse
General
1 38 (51.35%) Finance
2 16 (21.62%) Retail
3 8 (10.81%) Publishing
4 1 (1.35%) Marketing
4 1 (1.35%) Legal
4 1 (1.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (32.43%) Tester
2 23 (31.08%) Analyst
3 20 (27.03%) Test Analyst
4 8 (10.81%) QA Manager
4 8 (10.81%) Developer
4 8 (10.81%) iOS Developer
4 8 (10.81%) Selenium Tester
5 7 (9.46%) Oracle Analyst
6 5 (6.76%) Test Manager
7 4 (5.41%) QA Tester
7 4 (5.41%) Technical Tester
7 4 (5.41%) Automated Tester
8 3 (4.05%) QA Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Electronics Technician
9 2 (2.70%) Software Tester
9 2 (2.70%) Systems Test Analyst
9 2 (2.70%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (2.70%) Test Leader
10 1 (1.35%) Agile Test Analyst
10 1 (1.35%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (29.73%) XML
2 19 (25.68%) .NET
3 15 (20.27%) Web Services
4 7 (9.46%) RESTful
4 7 (9.46%) SOAP
4 7 (9.46%) JSON
5 6 (8.11%) Oracle Fusion
6 5 (6.76%) iOS SDK
6 5 (6.76%) Cocoa Touch
6 5 (6.76%) UIKit
6 5 (6.76%) Cocoa
7 1 (1.35%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.35%) jQuery
7 1 (1.35%) HTML
7 1 (1.35%) J2EE
7 1 (1.35%) CSS
7 1 (1.35%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.22%) Computer Science
2 10 (13.51%) Mathematics
3 8 (10.81%) iPhone
4 4 (5.41%) Replication
5 3 (4.05%) iPad
6 2 (2.70%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.35%) User Experience
7 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.35%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.81%) Apple iOS
2 6 (8.11%) Android
3 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (45.95%) Test Scripting
3 32 (43.24%) User Acceptance Testing
4 25 (33.78%) Test Management
5 24 (32.43%) Integration Testing
6 22 (29.73%) Automated Testing
7 21 (28.38%) Software Testing
8 20 (27.03%) Scrum
9 17 (22.97%) TDD
10 14 (18.92%) Functional Testing
11 12 (16.22%) Workflow
12 11 (14.86%) E-Commerce
13 10 (13.51%) Service Delivery
13 10 (13.51%) Supplier Management
14 9 (12.16%) Automation Testing
14 9 (12.16%) Agile Testing
15 8 (10.81%) iOS Development
16 7 (9.46%) BDD
16 7 (9.46%) Kanban
16 7 (9.46%) OO
Programming Languages
1 29 (39.19%) SQL
2 21 (28.38%) C#
3 14 (18.92%) Java
4 12 (16.22%) PL/SQL
5 9 (12.16%) C++
6 5 (6.76%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (16.22%) HND
1 12 (16.22%) Degree
2 11 (14.86%) ISEB
3 1 (1.35%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (51.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (20.27%) Oracle
2 12 (16.22%) Telerik
3 3 (4.05%) HP
4 1 (1.35%) VMware
4 1 (1.35%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.35%) Capita
4 1 (1.35%) Google
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