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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 159 167 168
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 26 25 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.72% 0.63% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.75% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 30
Average salary £28,500 £32,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.93% -6.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,700 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £34,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,750 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.57% -
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
2985 3330 3318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.60% 83.67% 80.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2462 2739 2829
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 April 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 April 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
Stockport +4 7 £28,000 -7.43% 2
Altrincham - 2 £27,000 -
Salford - 1 £38,000 -
Wigan - 1 £37,500 -
Regression Testing
North West

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 50 (72.46%) User Acceptance Testing
2 38 (55.07%) SQL
3 37 (53.62%) Finance
3 37 (53.62%) Test Scripting
4 33 (47.83%) QA
5 29 (42.03%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (42.03%) .NET
6 28 (40.58%) ISEB
6 28 (40.58%) Automated Testing
7 26 (37.68%) Selenium
8 22 (31.88%) Integration Testing
8 22 (31.88%) Automation Testing
9 21 (30.43%) Test Management
9 21 (30.43%) System Testing
10 20 (28.99%) Oracle
10 20 (28.99%) TDD
10 20 (28.99%) Functional Testing
11 19 (27.54%) BDD
12 18 (26.09%) SpecFlow
13 17 (24.64%) Jenkins
13 17 (24.64%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (24.64%) TeamCity
13 17 (24.64%) Web Services
14 16 (23.19%) Oracle Financials
14 16 (23.19%) SOAP
14 16 (23.19%) Compatibility Testing
14 16 (23.19%) Hudson
14 16 (23.19%) SoapUI
15 15 (21.74%) Oracle EBS
15 15 (21.74%) Replication

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.45%) SAS
Business Applications
1 16 (23.19%) Oracle Financials
2 15 (21.74%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (20.29%) Oracle General Ledger
3 14 (20.29%) Oracle EBS R12
3 14 (20.29%) Oracle Payables
3 14 (20.29%) Oracle Receivables
3 14 (20.29%) Oracle Cash Management
3 14 (20.29%) Oracle Assets
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 26 (37.68%) Selenium
2 18 (26.09%) SpecFlow
3 17 (24.64%) Jenkins
3 17 (24.64%) TeamCity
4 16 (23.19%) Hudson
4 16 (23.19%) SoapUI
5 11 (15.94%) WatiN
5 11 (15.94%) JIRA
6 6 (8.70%) QuickTest Pro
7 5 (7.25%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (5.80%) QAComplete
9 3 (4.35%) Cucumber
10 2 (2.90%) WebDriver
11 1 (1.45%) TestComplete
11 1 (1.45%) Xcode
11 1 (1.45%) CruiseControl
11 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (53.62%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Legal
3 3 (4.35%) Retail
4 1 (1.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (62.32%) Tester
2 27 (39.13%) Analyst
3 21 (30.43%) Test Analyst
4 15 (21.74%) Technical Tester
5 14 (20.29%) Oracle Analyst
6 8 (11.59%) Software Tester
7 7 (10.14%) QA Tester
7 7 (10.14%) Automated Tester
8 6 (8.70%) QA Analyst
9 4 (5.80%) Selenium Tester
9 4 (5.80%) Automation Tester
10 3 (4.35%) Software Test Analyst
10 3 (4.35%) Test Manager
11 1 (1.45%) Developer
11 1 (1.45%) Test Engineer
11 1 (1.45%) Technical Analyst
11 1 (1.45%) Web Tester
11 1 (1.45%) Test Leader
11 1 (1.45%) Technical Test Analyst
11 1 (1.45%) Environment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (42.03%) .NET
2 17 (24.64%) Web Services
3 16 (23.19%) SOAP
4 14 (20.29%) XML
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (1.45%) RESTful
6 1 (1.45%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (1.45%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.74%) Replication
2 11 (15.94%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.90%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.90%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.45%) Statistics
5 1 (1.45%) iPhone
5 1 (1.45%) iPad
5 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.45%) Windows
1 1 (1.45%) Android
1 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (72.46%) User Acceptance Testing
2 37 (53.62%) Test Scripting
3 29 (42.03%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (40.58%) Automated Testing
5 22 (31.88%) Integration Testing
5 22 (31.88%) Automation Testing
6 21 (30.43%) Test Management
6 21 (30.43%) System Testing
7 20 (28.99%) TDD
7 20 (28.99%) Functional Testing
8 19 (27.54%) BDD
9 17 (24.64%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (23.19%) Compatibility Testing
11 11 (15.94%) Workflow
12 7 (10.14%) E-Commerce
13 5 (7.25%) Scrum
13 5 (7.25%) Software Testing
13 5 (7.25%) Continuous Improvement
14 4 (5.80%) Manual Testing
15 3 (4.35%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 38 (55.07%) SQL
2 13 (18.84%) C#
2 13 (18.84%) Java
3 11 (15.94%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.45%) Ruby
4 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (40.58%) ISEB
2 13 (18.84%) Degree
3 11 (15.94%) HND
4 6 (8.70%) ISTQB
5 3 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (47.83%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (28.99%) Oracle
2 11 (15.94%) Telerik
3 8 (11.59%) HP
4 6 (8.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.45%) Capita
5 1 (1.45%) DataFlux
5 1 (1.45%) VMware
5 1 (1.45%) Trillium
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