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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 143 172 164
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -8
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 43 24 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.12% 0.58% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 0.69% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 39 18 14
Average salary £40,000 £35,750 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.88% +34.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,163 £20,050
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £40,300
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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
3344 3479 3067
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 86.83% 84.20% 79.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2799 2814 2651
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,950 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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
Salford - 9 £40,000 -
Stockport +1 7 £35,000 +16.66% 4
Cheadle +5 1 £37,500 -
Altrincham - 1 £32,500 -
Regression Testing
North West

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 42 (60.87%) SQL
2 39 (56.52%) Selenium
2 39 (56.52%) User Acceptance Testing
3 34 (49.28%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (46.38%) QA
5 28 (40.58%) Test Scripting
5 28 (40.58%) Automated Testing
6 27 (39.13%) .NET
7 25 (36.23%) Java
8 24 (34.78%) C#
8 24 (34.78%) Finance
8 24 (34.78%) Automation Testing
9 22 (31.88%) Degree
9 22 (31.88%) ISEB
10 21 (30.43%) Test Automation
11 19 (27.54%) Web Services
12 18 (26.09%) System Testing
12 18 (26.09%) Compatibility Testing
13 17 (24.64%) XML
13 17 (24.64%) JIRA
14 15 (21.74%) Computer Science
14 15 (21.74%) Integration Testing
14 15 (21.74%) SpecFlow
15 14 (20.29%) BDD
16 13 (18.84%) SoapUI
16 13 (18.84%) Telerik
16 13 (18.84%) Workflow
16 13 (18.84%) HND
16 13 (18.84%) PL/SQL
16 13 (18.84%) HP

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 1 (1.45%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.45%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) VPN
1 2 (2.90%) Network Security
2 1 (1.45%) xDSL
2 1 (1.45%) ADSL2
2 1 (1.45%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.90%) MySQL
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 39 (56.52%) Selenium
2 17 (24.64%) JIRA
3 15 (21.74%) SpecFlow
4 13 (18.84%) SoapUI
5 12 (17.39%) HP UFT
6 10 (14.49%) TeamCity
6 10 (14.49%) Jenkins
7 9 (13.04%) Hudson
8 8 (11.59%) WatiN
9 7 (10.14%) WebDriver
10 6 (8.70%) Visual Studio
11 4 (5.80%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (4.35%) Visual Studio Team System
12 3 (4.35%) JUnit
12 3 (4.35%) NUnit
12 3 (4.35%) Cucumber
13 1 (1.45%) QAComplete
13 1 (1.45%) CruiseControl
General
1 24 (34.78%) Finance
2 7 (10.14%) Retail
3 2 (2.90%) Legal
4 1 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (49.28%) Tester
2 19 (27.54%) Analyst
3 12 (17.39%) Test Analyst
4 10 (14.49%) Test Engineer
5 9 (13.04%) Technical Tester
5 9 (13.04%) Automated Tester
6 8 (11.59%) Automation Tester
6 8 (11.59%) QA Engineer
6 8 (11.59%) QA Tester
7 6 (8.70%) Software Tester
7 6 (8.70%) QA Automation Engineer
7 6 (8.70%) Automation Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Functional Test Engineer
9 4 (5.80%) QA Analyst
9 4 (5.80%) Test Manager
10 3 (4.35%) Business Analyst
10 3 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (4.35%) Technical Test Analyst
10 3 (4.35%) Lead Tester
11 2 (2.90%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (39.13%) .NET
2 19 (27.54%) Web Services
3 17 (24.64%) XML
4 13 (18.84%) SOAP
5 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.45%) CSS
6 1 (1.45%) HTML
6 1 (1.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.74%) Computer Science
2 9 (13.04%) Replication
3 3 (4.35%) Mathematics
3 3 (4.35%) iPhone
3 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.90%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.45%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.45%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.14%) Windows
1 7 (10.14%) Linux
2 2 (2.90%) Android
2 2 (2.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (56.52%) User Acceptance Testing
2 34 (49.28%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (40.58%) Automated Testing
3 28 (40.58%) Test Scripting
4 24 (34.78%) Automation Testing
5 21 (30.43%) Test Automation
6 18 (26.09%) System Testing
6 18 (26.09%) Compatibility Testing
7 15 (21.74%) Integration Testing
8 14 (20.29%) BDD
9 13 (18.84%) Workflow
10 11 (15.94%) TDD
10 11 (15.94%) SDLC
11 10 (14.49%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (14.49%) Manual Testing
12 9 (13.04%) Software Testing
12 9 (13.04%) API Testing
12 9 (13.04%) System Integration Testing
13 8 (11.59%) Scrum
14 7 (10.14%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 42 (60.87%) SQL
2 25 (36.23%) Java
3 24 (34.78%) C#
4 13 (18.84%) PL/SQL
5 6 (8.70%) PHP
6 3 (4.35%) Python
6 3 (4.35%) Scala
7 2 (2.90%) C++
7 2 (2.90%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (31.88%) ISEB
1 22 (31.88%) Degree
2 13 (18.84%) HND
3 12 (17.39%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (46.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (5.80%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (18.84%) HP
1 13 (18.84%) Telerik
2 5 (7.25%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.35%) Oracle
4 1 (1.45%) Trillium
4 1 (1.45%) DataFlux
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