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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 160 166 134
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -32
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 26 14 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.63% 0.36% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.46% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 36
Average salary £35,750 £26,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.90% -15.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,388 £20,050 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,300 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £35,000 £32,689
% change year-on-year
+1.88% +7.06%
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
3420 3029 3052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.95% 78.19% 81.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2760 2613 2666
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,430 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 - 6 £30,750 - 4
Cheadle - 5 - -
Bolton +3 4 £50,000 +140.96% 1
Altrincham - 1 £60,000 -
Regression Testing
North West

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 29 (50.88%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (50.88%) Software Testing
2 26 (45.61%) ISEB
3 23 (40.35%) Finance
4 14 (24.56%) E-Commerce
4 14 (24.56%) XML
4 14 (24.56%) Windows
4 14 (24.56%) TDD
4 14 (24.56%) QA
4 14 (24.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (22.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 13 (22.81%) C#
5 13 (22.81%) Web Services
6 12 (21.05%) OO
6 12 (21.05%) Scrum
6 12 (21.05%) Cocoa
6 12 (21.05%) Xcode
6 12 (21.05%) Objective-C
6 12 (21.05%) Cocoa Touch
6 12 (21.05%) UIKit
6 12 (21.05%) iOS Development
6 12 (21.05%) RESTful
6 12 (21.05%) Apple iOS
6 12 (21.05%) iOS SDK
6 12 (21.05%) Degree
6 12 (21.05%) JSON
7 11 (19.30%) System Testing
8 10 (17.54%) Selenium
8 10 (17.54%) SQL
9 9 (15.79%) VB.NET

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (24.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (21.05%) Xcode
3 10 (17.54%) Selenium
4 5 (8.77%) WebDriver
4 5 (8.77%) Visual Studio
4 5 (8.77%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (3.51%) TestPartner
General
1 23 (40.35%) Finance
2 7 (12.28%) Publishing
3 5 (8.77%) Retail
4 4 (7.02%) Billing
4 4 (7.02%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (43.86%) Tester
2 22 (38.60%) Software Tester
3 21 (36.84%) Analyst
4 12 (21.05%) Developer
4 12 (21.05%) iOS Developer
5 6 (10.53%) Test Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Business Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Billing Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) QA Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) QA Manager
7 4 (7.02%) Software Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Electronics Technician
9 2 (3.51%) Team Leader
9 2 (3.51%) QA Tester
9 2 (3.51%) Test Team Leader
9 2 (3.51%) Data Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) SAP Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Pricing Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (24.56%) XML
2 13 (22.81%) Web Services
3 12 (21.05%) JSON
3 12 (21.05%) RESTful
3 12 (21.05%) iOS SDK
3 12 (21.05%) Cocoa Touch
3 12 (21.05%) UIKit
3 12 (21.05%) Cocoa
4 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET
4 9 (15.79%) HTML
4 9 (15.79%) .NET
5 6 (10.53%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (1.75%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 7 (12.28%) iPhone
2 7 (12.28%) Mobile App
3 5 (8.77%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.56%) Windows
2 12 (21.05%) Apple iOS
3 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (10.53%) Android
5 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (50.88%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (50.88%) Software Testing
2 14 (24.56%) TDD
2 14 (24.56%) E-Commerce
3 12 (21.05%) OO
3 12 (21.05%) Scrum
3 12 (21.05%) iOS Development
4 11 (19.30%) System Testing
5 9 (15.79%) Web Testing
6 8 (14.04%) Test Scripting
7 7 (12.28%) Manual Testing
8 6 (10.53%) Kanban
8 6 (10.53%) Automated Testing
9 5 (8.77%) Supplier Management
9 5 (8.77%) Test Management
9 5 (8.77%) Integration Testing
9 5 (8.77%) Service Delivery
9 5 (8.77%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (7.02%) Agile Testing
10 4 (7.02%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.81%) C#
2 12 (21.05%) Objective-C
3 10 (17.54%) SQL
4 9 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 9 (15.79%) VB.NET
5 6 (10.53%) Java
5 6 (10.53%) Ruby
6 4 (7.02%) C++
7 2 (3.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (45.61%) ISEB
2 13 (22.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 12 (21.05%) Degree
4 4 (7.02%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.51%) ISTQB
5 2 (3.51%) HNC
5 2 (3.51%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (24.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.04%) HP
3 4 (7.02%) SAP
4 3 (5.26%) Compuware
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £47000 - £53000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bens + flexi
Posted: 8 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £18,000 - £25,000
Posted: 25 days ago