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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 137 150 140
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 63 36 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.65% 1.01% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.85% 1.12% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 55 33 34
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +4.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £29,700 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
3412 3222 3623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 89.55% 90.05% 86.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2996 2635 3080
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing Regression Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 6 December 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +6 7 £55,000 +57.14%
Altrincham +4 4 £42,000 +5.00% 2
Cheadle - 2 £50,000 -
Regression Testing
North West

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT jobs citing Regression Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 57 (64.04%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (40.45%) QA
3 34 (38.20%) Test Scripting
4 31 (34.83%) Automated Testing
5 29 (32.58%) Software Testing
6 26 (29.21%) Selenium
7 25 (28.09%) Test Automation
8 24 (26.97%) SAP
8 24 (26.97%) User Acceptance Testing
9 22 (24.72%) Data Conversion
10 21 (23.60%) ISTQB
10 21 (23.60%) ISEB
11 20 (22.47%) SQL
11 20 (22.47%) Manual Testing
12 19 (21.35%) SDLC
13 17 (19.10%) BDD
14 16 (17.98%) TDD
14 16 (17.98%) Test Management
14 16 (17.98%) Scrum
15 14 (15.73%) Integration Testing
15 14 (15.73%) Cucumber
16 13 (14.61%) Web Services
17 12 (13.48%) Java
17 12 (13.48%) .NET
17 12 (13.48%) Exploratory Testing
18 11 (12.36%) Business Intelligence
18 11 (12.36%) C#
18 11 (12.36%) OO
19 10 (11.24%) SAP FI
19 10 (11.24%) SAP FI/CO

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.62%) CMS
2 2 (2.25%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.12%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (4.49%) MS Office
2 3 (3.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (11.24%) SAP CO
1 10 (11.24%) SAP FI
1 10 (11.24%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (3.37%) SAP WM
3 2 (2.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.37%) DNS
1 3 (3.37%) Internet
1 3 (3.37%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.11%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.11%) SAP BW
2 3 (3.37%) MySQL
2 3 (3.37%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.25%) Big Data
3 2 (2.25%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.25%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.25%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.25%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 26 (29.21%) Selenium
2 14 (15.73%) Cucumber
3 10 (11.24%) SpecFlow
4 8 (8.99%) TestComplete
5 7 (7.87%) JIRA
5 7 (7.87%) SoapUI
5 7 (7.87%) WebDriver
6 4 (4.49%) HP UFT
6 4 (4.49%) TeamCity
7 3 (3.37%) NUnit
7 3 (3.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (3.37%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.25%) Appium
8 2 (2.25%) FitNesse
8 2 (2.25%) JUnit
9 1 (1.12%) Hudson
9 1 (1.12%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.12%) TestPartner
9 1 (1.12%) Toad
General
1 9 (10.11%) Finance
2 2 (2.25%) Electronics
2 2 (2.25%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.25%) Marketing
2 2 (2.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.12%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (31.46%) Tester
2 25 (28.09%) Analyst
3 19 (21.35%) Developer
4 17 (19.10%) Software Tester
5 16 (17.98%) Test Analyst
6 14 (15.73%) SAP Developer
7 12 (13.48%) Test Manager
8 11 (12.36%) Automation Tester
9 9 (10.11%) QA Automation Engineer
9 9 (10.11%) QA Engineer
9 9 (10.11%) SAP BW Developer
10 8 (8.99%) SAP Analyst
10 8 (8.99%) SAP FI Analyst
10 8 (8.99%) Senior Tester
11 7 (7.87%) Test Leader
12 6 (6.74%) Senior QA Engineer
12 6 (6.74%) Test Engineer
13 5 (5.62%) QA Analyst
13 5 (5.62%) QA Test Engineer
13 5 (5.62%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.61%) Web Services
2 12 (13.48%) .NET
3 7 (7.87%) Gherkin
3 7 (7.87%) SOAP
4 4 (4.49%) XML
5 3 (3.37%) jQuery
6 2 (2.25%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.25%) Akka
6 2 (2.25%) Behat
6 2 (2.25%) LAMP
6 2 (2.25%) WCF
6 2 (2.25%) WSDL
6 2 (2.25%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 22 (24.72%) Data Conversion
2 6 (6.74%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.62%) iPad
3 5 (5.62%) Replication
4 4 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.25%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.25%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.25%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.12%) FMCG
6 1 (1.12%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.49%) Linux
2 2 (2.25%) Ubuntu
2 2 (2.25%) Unix
3 1 (1.12%) Windows
3 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (64.04%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (38.20%) Test Scripting
3 31 (34.83%) Automated Testing
4 29 (32.58%) Software Testing
5 25 (28.09%) Test Automation
6 24 (26.97%) User Acceptance Testing
7 20 (22.47%) Manual Testing
8 19 (21.35%) SDLC
9 17 (19.10%) BDD
10 16 (17.98%) Scrum
10 16 (17.98%) TDD
10 16 (17.98%) Test Management
11 14 (15.73%) Integration Testing
12 12 (13.48%) Exploratory Testing
13 11 (12.36%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (12.36%) OO
14 10 (11.24%) Test Strategy
15 9 (10.11%) Refactoring
16 8 (8.99%) ATDD
16 8 (8.99%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (22.47%) SQL
2 12 (13.48%) Java
3 11 (12.36%) C#
4 7 (7.87%) PHP
5 6 (6.74%) C++
5 6 (6.74%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.49%) Ruby
6 4 (4.49%) VBScript
7 2 (2.25%) C
7 2 (2.25%) Python
7 2 (2.25%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.12%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (23.60%) ISEB
1 21 (23.60%) ISTQB
2 6 (6.74%) Degree
3 4 (4.49%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (2.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (40.45%) QA
2 2 (2.25%) SDET
Vendors
1 24 (26.97%) SAP
2 7 (7.87%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.74%) Oracle
4 1 (1.12%) Google
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