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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 153 163 167
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 24 27 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.69% 0.74% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.85% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 23 19 21
Average salary £52,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.53% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,800 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £37,600 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
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
3071 3167 3398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.65% 86.46% 85.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2597 2596 2807
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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 +11 4 £37,500 -1.31%
Wigan +16 3 £24,500 -34.66% 1
Stockport +10 1 £25,000 -10.71%
Bury - 1 £30,500 -
Regression Testing
North West

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 26 (78.79%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (72.73%) Test Scripting
3 20 (60.61%) Functional Testing
4 17 (51.52%) SDLC
5 13 (39.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (39.39%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (39.39%) Compatibility Testing
6 12 (36.36%) Integration Testing
6 12 (36.36%) QA
6 12 (36.36%) SQL
6 12 (36.36%) System Integration Testing
6 12 (36.36%) Process Improvement
7 11 (33.33%) Selenium
7 11 (33.33%) Automated Testing
8 10 (30.30%) JIRA
8 10 (30.30%) Defect Management
9 9 (27.27%) Java
10 7 (21.21%) TDD
10 7 (21.21%) BDD
11 6 (18.18%) QA Automation
11 6 (18.18%) Workflow
12 5 (15.15%) Finance
12 5 (15.15%) Software Testing
12 5 (15.15%) Automation Testing
12 5 (15.15%) Cucumber
13 4 (12.12%) Gerrit
13 4 (12.12%) Jenkins
13 4 (12.12%) High Availability
13 4 (12.12%) WebDriver
13 4 (12.12%) OWASP

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Magento
Development Applications
1 11 (33.33%) Selenium
2 10 (30.30%) JIRA
3 5 (15.15%) Cucumber
4 4 (12.12%) Gerrit
4 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
4 4 (12.12%) Jenkins
4 4 (12.12%) JMeter
4 4 (12.12%) Mercurial
4 4 (12.12%) WebDriver
5 3 (9.09%) HP UFT
6 2 (6.06%) Appium
7 1 (3.03%) NUnit
7 1 (3.03%) Sahi
7 1 (3.03%) SoapUI
7 1 (3.03%) SpecFlow
7 1 (3.03%) TestPartner
7 1 (3.03%) WatiN
7 1 (3.03%) WinRunner
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Legal
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Analyst
2 12 (36.36%) Test Analyst
2 12 (36.36%) Test Leader
3 7 (21.21%) Tester
4 6 (18.18%) QA Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) QA Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) QA Test Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) QA Test Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Test Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Agile Tester
6 4 (12.12%) QA Tester
7 3 (9.09%) Agile Test Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Java Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Selenium Tester
7 3 (9.09%) Software Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Software Test Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Software Tester
8 2 (6.06%) UAT Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) .NET
2 3 (9.09%) XML
3 2 (6.06%) Web Services
4 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.03%) Middleware
4 1 (3.03%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.06%) FMCG
2 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.03%) iPad
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Android
1 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (78.79%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (72.73%) Test Scripting
3 20 (60.61%) Functional Testing
4 17 (51.52%) SDLC
5 13 (39.39%) Compatibility Testing
5 13 (39.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (39.39%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (36.36%) Integration Testing
6 12 (36.36%) Process Improvement
6 12 (36.36%) System Integration Testing
7 11 (33.33%) Automated Testing
8 10 (30.30%) Defect Management
9 7 (21.21%) BDD
9 7 (21.21%) TDD
10 6 (18.18%) QA Automation
10 6 (18.18%) Workflow
11 5 (15.15%) Automation Testing
11 5 (15.15%) Software Testing
12 4 (12.12%) High Availability
12 4 (12.12%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) SQL
2 9 (27.27%) Java
3 4 (12.12%) Ruby
4 3 (9.09%) C#
5 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) HND
2 2 (6.06%) ISEB
3 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (36.36%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) HP
1 2 (6.06%) Telerik
2 1 (3.03%) Sage
Wigan
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