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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 167 153 164
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +11
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 9 43 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.28% 1.07% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 1.26% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 9 26 18
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +10.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £38,000 £42,550
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £39,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-5.12% +14.70%
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
2888 3412 3194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.89% 84.90% 84.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2348 2923 2778
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 +3 3 £37,500 -1.31%
Regression Testing
North West

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 34 (65.38%) Java
1 34 (65.38%) QA
1 34 (65.38%) Selenium
2 30 (57.69%) QA Automation
3 29 (55.77%) C#
4 28 (53.85%) User Acceptance Testing
5 25 (48.08%) Test Scripting
5 25 (48.08%) Functional Testing
5 25 (48.08%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (46.15%) SQL
6 24 (46.15%) Test Automation
7 23 (44.23%) HP UFT
8 21 (40.38%) Web Services
9 19 (36.54%) Windows
10 17 (32.69%) Degree
11 16 (30.77%) HP
11 16 (30.77%) Automation Testing
12 15 (28.85%) Automated Testing
13 14 (26.92%) JIRA
14 13 (25.00%) Manual Testing
14 13 (25.00%) Software Testing
14 13 (25.00%) Defect Management
15 12 (23.08%) Scrum
15 12 (23.08%) ISTQB
16 11 (21.15%) NUnit
16 11 (21.15%) Workflow
16 11 (21.15%) Test Strategy
16 11 (21.15%) Computer Science
17 10 (19.23%) Performance Testing
17 10 (19.23%) Finance

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 2 (3.85%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 34 (65.38%) Selenium
2 23 (44.23%) HP UFT
3 14 (26.92%) JIRA
4 11 (21.15%) NUnit
5 9 (17.31%) JUnit
5 9 (17.31%) Visual Studio
5 9 (17.31%) Visual Studio Team System
6 7 (13.46%) Cucumber
7 4 (7.69%) Git (software)
7 4 (7.69%) Jenkins
7 4 (7.69%) WebDriver
8 3 (5.77%) Appium
8 3 (5.77%) SpecFlow
9 2 (3.85%) CruiseControl
9 2 (3.85%) Gerrit
9 2 (3.85%) JMeter
9 2 (3.85%) Mercurial
9 2 (3.85%) Ranorex
9 2 (3.85%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.92%) WinRunner
General
1 10 (19.23%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Legal
2 3 (5.77%) Retail
3 2 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (48.08%) Tester
2 19 (36.54%) Analyst
2 19 (36.54%) QA Engineer
3 18 (34.62%) Automation Tester
4 13 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
4 13 (25.00%) QA Automation Engineer
4 13 (25.00%) QA Tester
5 10 (19.23%) QA Automation Tester
6 9 (17.31%) Test Analyst
7 6 (11.54%) Integration Analyst
7 6 (11.54%) Lead Tester
8 5 (9.62%) Automated Tester
8 5 (9.62%) Test Engineer
9 4 (7.69%) QA Analyst
9 4 (7.69%) QA Test Analyst
9 4 (7.69%) QA Test Engineer
9 4 (7.69%) Senior Penetration Tester
9 4 (7.69%) Senior Tester
10 3 (5.77%) Automation Test Analyst
10 3 (5.77%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (40.38%) Web Services
2 8 (15.38%) .NET
2 8 (15.38%) XML
3 3 (5.77%) SOAP
4 2 (3.85%) JSON
4 2 (3.85%) Middleware
4 2 (3.85%) REST
4 2 (3.85%) XSLT
5 1 (1.92%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) Computer Science
2 9 (17.31%) iPhone
3 6 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.77%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.85%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 19 (36.54%) Windows
2 10 (19.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (57.69%) QA Automation
2 28 (53.85%) User Acceptance Testing
3 25 (48.08%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (48.08%) Functional Testing
3 25 (48.08%) Test Scripting
4 24 (46.15%) Test Automation
5 16 (30.77%) Automation Testing
6 15 (28.85%) Automated Testing
7 13 (25.00%) Defect Management
7 13 (25.00%) Manual Testing
7 13 (25.00%) Software Testing
8 12 (23.08%) Scrum
9 11 (21.15%) Test Strategy
9 11 (21.15%) Workflow
10 10 (19.23%) Continuous Delivery
10 10 (19.23%) Performance Testing
11 9 (17.31%) Black-Box Testing
11 9 (17.31%) Code Coverage
11 9 (17.31%) High Availability
11 9 (17.31%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 34 (65.38%) Java
2 29 (55.77%) C#
3 24 (46.15%) SQL
4 10 (19.23%) PHP
5 9 (17.31%) Python
5 9 (17.31%) Scala
6 6 (11.54%) PL/SQL
7 4 (7.69%) Ruby
8 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (32.69%) Degree
2 12 (23.08%) ISTQB
3 9 (17.31%) HND
4 1 (1.92%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (65.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (17.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (30.77%) HP
2 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
3 7 (13.46%) Telerik
4 1 (1.92%) Cognizant
4 1 (1.92%) Sage
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Missguided
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago