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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 146 156 146
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 41 28 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.98% 0.75% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 0.95% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 27 28 31
Average salary £37,500 £23,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.57% -27.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £18,850 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,050 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £35,000 £33,030
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +5.96%
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
3503 2944 3006
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 84.00% 78.65% 80.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2918 2472 2653
Average salary £40,000 £39,800 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.50% +6.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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
Bolton +18 10 £50,000 +122.22% 1
Salford +1 4 - -
Stockport - 3 £34,000 - 4
Cheadle - 2 - -
Bury - 1 - -
Regression Testing
North West

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 44 (67.69%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (46.15%) Software Testing
3 27 (41.54%) Finance
4 25 (38.46%) QA
5 19 (29.23%) Scrum
5 19 (29.23%) C#
5 19 (29.23%) Selenium
6 17 (26.15%) Test Scripting
6 17 (26.15%) ISEB
7 16 (24.62%) XML
8 15 (23.08%) SQL
8 15 (23.08%) Retail
8 15 (23.08%) Test Management
9 14 (21.54%) E-Commerce
10 13 (20.00%) TDD
10 13 (20.00%) Integration Testing
10 13 (20.00%) Degree
11 12 (18.46%) Web Services
12 11 (16.92%) .NET
13 10 (15.38%) Automated Testing
13 10 (15.38%) Computer Science
13 10 (15.38%) Apple iOS
13 10 (15.38%) iOS Development
14 9 (13.85%) RESTful
14 9 (13.85%) WebDriver
14 9 (13.85%) Agile Testing
14 9 (13.85%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (13.85%) Team Foundation Server
14 9 (13.85%) JSON
14 9 (13.85%) Supplier Management

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 3 (4.62%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.54%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.23%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (29.23%) Selenium
2 9 (13.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (13.85%) Xcode
2 9 (13.85%) WebDriver
3 5 (7.69%) JIRA
3 5 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (6.15%) WatiN
4 4 (6.15%) QAComplete
5 2 (3.08%) SoapUI
5 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.54%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.54%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
General
1 27 (41.54%) Finance
2 15 (23.08%) Retail
3 8 (12.31%) Publishing
4 3 (4.62%) Legal
5 1 (1.54%) Advertising
5 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (32.31%) Tester
2 20 (30.77%) Analyst
3 13 (20.00%) Software Tester
4 10 (15.38%) Developer
4 10 (15.38%) Test Analyst
4 10 (15.38%) iOS Developer
5 8 (12.31%) QA Manager
6 5 (7.69%) QA Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Test Manager
7 4 (6.15%) Selenium Tester
8 3 (4.62%) Electronics Technician
8 3 (4.62%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Business Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) Systems Test Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) Team Leader
9 2 (3.08%) Software Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) Test Leader
9 2 (3.08%) Test Team Leader
9 2 (3.08%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (24.62%) XML
2 12 (18.46%) Web Services
3 11 (16.92%) .NET
4 9 (13.85%) JSON
4 9 (13.85%) RESTful
5 7 (10.77%) iOS SDK
5 7 (10.77%) Cocoa Touch
5 7 (10.77%) UIKit
5 7 (10.77%) Cocoa
5 7 (10.77%) HTML
6 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET
7 4 (6.15%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (3.08%) SOAP
8 2 (3.08%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (1.54%) CSS
9 1 (1.54%) J2EE
9 1 (1.54%) jQuery
9 1 (1.54%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 9 (13.85%) Mathematics
3 8 (12.31%) iPhone
4 4 (6.15%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.62%) iPad
6 1 (1.54%) Open Source
6 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.38%) Apple iOS
2 8 (12.31%) Windows
3 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (9.23%) Android
4 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (67.69%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (46.15%) Software Testing
3 19 (29.23%) Scrum
4 17 (26.15%) Test Scripting
5 15 (23.08%) Test Management
6 14 (21.54%) E-Commerce
7 13 (20.00%) TDD
7 13 (20.00%) Integration Testing
8 10 (15.38%) Automated Testing
8 10 (15.38%) iOS Development
9 9 (13.85%) Agile Testing
9 9 (13.85%) Service Delivery
9 9 (13.85%) OO
9 9 (13.85%) Supplier Management
9 9 (13.85%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (10.77%) Kanban
11 6 (9.23%) Manual Testing
11 6 (9.23%) System Testing
11 6 (9.23%) Web Testing
12 5 (7.69%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 19 (29.23%) C#
2 15 (23.08%) SQL
3 9 (13.85%) C++
4 8 (12.31%) Java
5 7 (10.77%) JavaScript
5 7 (10.77%) Objective-C
6 6 (9.23%) VB.NET
7 4 (6.15%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (26.15%) ISEB
2 13 (20.00%) Degree
3 7 (10.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (6.15%) HND
5 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.54%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (38.46%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (9.23%) Oracle
2 5 (7.69%) HP
3 4 (6.15%) Telerik
4 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.54%) Compuware
5 1 (1.54%) Google
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