The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 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 Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank - 65 73
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.33% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.42% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £43,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +91.11%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
534 479 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 82.03% 80.10% 69.01%
Number of salaries quoted 446 413 432
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Regression Testing
North West

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 15 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) QA
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) V-Model
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) DSDM
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Business Systems Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Software Tester
1 1 (33.33%) QA Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
1 1 (33.33%) System Testing
1 1 (33.33%) V-Model
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) DSDM
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA