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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 67 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.17% 0.30% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
487 518 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 80.90% 78.84% 74.03%
Number of salaries quoted 404 454 444
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) DSDM
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) V-Model
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 (50.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Systems Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Tester
1 1 (50.00%) QA Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Senior QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Java EE
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) V-Model
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) DSDM
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle