The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 177 169 141
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -28
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 4 14 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.099% 0.34% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.44% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 18
Average salary £34,875 £27,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.16% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £19,000 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £41,500 £38,400
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,250
% change year-on-year
- +8.52%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3269 3208 3001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 81.10% 78.53% 79.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2636 2747 2623
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Regression Testing
North West

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Stockport - 2 £27,750 - 3
Regression Testing
North West

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (57.14%) Finance
1 8 (57.14%) Software Testing
2 7 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 7 (50.00%) ISEB
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (35.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (28.57%) Automated Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Billing
5 4 (28.57%) Data Management
5 4 (28.57%) HP
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 4 (28.57%) SAP
6 3 (21.43%) Compuware
6 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
6 3 (21.43%) QA
7 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
7 2 (14.29%) System Testing
7 2 (14.29%) TestPartner
7 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
7 2 (14.29%) Supplier Management
7 2 (14.29%) Retail
7 2 (14.29%) HNC
7 2 (14.29%) HND
7 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 2 (14.29%) Internet
7 2 (14.29%) SQL
7 2 (14.29%) VBScript

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) TestPartner
2 1 (7.14%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
2 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Billing
3 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 7 (50.00%) Tester
3 6 (42.86%) Software Tester
4 4 (28.57%) Billing Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) Test Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Pricing Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Master Data Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Data Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Test Team Leader
6 1 (7.14%) QA Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
6 1 (7.14%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) SAP Business Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Lead Tester
6 1 (7.14%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) J2EE
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Software Testing
2 7 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (28.57%) Automated Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Data Management
6 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
6 2 (14.29%) System Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Supplier Management
6 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
7 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
1 2 (14.29%) VBScript
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) ISEB
2 5 (35.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
4 2 (14.29%) HNC
4 2 (14.29%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) HP
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 4 (28.57%) SAP
2 3 (21.43%) Compuware
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bens + flexi
Posted: 26 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £18,000 - £25,000
Posted: 26 days ago