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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 176 171 147
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -24
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 12 22 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.30% 0.54% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.68% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 6 22 21
Average salary £29,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £19,150 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3338 3230 2824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.54% 78.68% 75.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2755 2754 2523
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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
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 17 April 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
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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
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Job
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Stockport - 5 £29,000 - 1
Regression Testing
North West

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 10 (47.62%) Test Scripting
2 8 (38.10%) SQL
3 7 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 7 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (28.57%) Finance
4 6 (28.57%) ISEB
5 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
5 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
5 5 (23.81%) Billing
6 4 (19.05%) Data Management
6 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (19.05%) HP
6 4 (19.05%) SAP
6 4 (19.05%) .NET
6 4 (19.05%) Java
6 4 (19.05%) ISTQB
6 4 (19.05%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 3 (14.29%) QA
7 3 (14.29%) Selenium
7 3 (14.29%) Integration Testing
7 3 (14.29%) System Testing
7 3 (14.29%) C#
7 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Data Mart
8 2 (9.52%) TestPartner
8 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) OLAP
2 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (9.52%) OLTP
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (9.52%) Data Mart
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Selenium
2 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
2 2 (9.52%) TestPartner
3 1 (4.76%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Billing
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Analyst
2 8 (38.10%) Tester
3 7 (33.33%) Test Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) Software Tester
5 4 (19.05%) Billing Analyst
6 3 (14.29%) Test Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Junior Test Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Data Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Junior
7 2 (9.52%) Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Test Manager
7 2 (9.52%) Junior Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) SAP Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Pricing Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Master Data Analyst
8 1 (4.76%) Agile Test Analyst
8 1 (4.76%) Software Manager
8 1 (4.76%) Software Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) J2EE
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.76%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) HTML5
3 1 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.76%) Replication
2 1 (4.76%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) UNIX
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Test Scripting
2 7 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 4 (19.05%) Data Management
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 3 (14.29%) System Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Scrum
5 2 (9.52%) ETL
5 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (9.52%) B2B
5 2 (9.52%) B2C
5 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
5 2 (9.52%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) Java
3 3 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (9.52%) VBScript
5 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.76%) Delphi
5 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) ISEB
2 4 (19.05%) ISTQB
3 2 (9.52%) HNC
3 2 (9.52%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) SAP
2 4 (19.05%) HP
3 2 (9.52%) Compuware
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle
Manchester
Hudson - London
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £37,500 per annum (6 Month fixed Term Contract + Benefits)
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago