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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank - 50 60
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 0 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 1.76% 1.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.16% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 7
Median salary - £49,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.00%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
514 371 527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 86.53% 81.72% 84.73%
Number of salaries quoted 377 286 424
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £69,300
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 24 August 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 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Data Conversion
2 1 (50.00%) OWASP
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Gerrit
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) API Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) QA Automation
2 1 (50.00%) JMeter
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (50.00%) SAP BI

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 (50.00%) SAP BI
1 1 (50.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Gerrit
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) JMeter
1 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) QA Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) SAP BI Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) SAP BW Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Conversion
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) API Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) OWASP
2 1 (50.00%) QA Automation
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP