The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank - 58 71
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.39% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.46% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Median salary - £38,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +19.23%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
394 431 576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 83.30% 84.51% 87.41%
Number of salaries quoted 314 310 485
Median salary £40,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,100 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing Regression Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Merseyside region.

Regression Testing Salary Trend in Merseyside

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing Regression Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 4 (80.00%) JMeter
1 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) OWASP
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Mercurial
2 3 (60.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Gerrit
2 3 (60.00%) Workflow
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (60.00%) API Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (60.00%) QA Automation
3 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (20.00%) Data Conversion
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) SAP BW

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SAP BI
1 1 (20.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) JMeter
2 3 (60.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (60.00%) Gerrit
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) Mercurial
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (20.00%) Bugzilla
3 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (60.00%) QA Analyst
3 3 (60.00%) QA Engineer
3 3 (60.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 3 (60.00%) QA Test Engineer
3 3 (60.00%) QA Tester
3 3 (60.00%) Test Engineer
3 3 (60.00%) Tester
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Tester
4 2 (40.00%) Java Engineer
4 2 (40.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 2 (40.00%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (20.00%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (20.00%) SAP BI Analyst
5 1 (20.00%) SAP BW Analyst
5 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (20.00%) Systems Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Conversion
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) API Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (60.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (60.00%) OWASP
2 3 (60.00%) QA Automation
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) Ruby
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) SAP