The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 200 212 218
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +6
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 32 43 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.57% 0.67% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.76% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 31 40 35
Median salary £46,500 £37,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £35,450
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Regression Testing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4850 5686 6028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.76% 88.47% 85.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4095 4615 4799
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £60,000
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 the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West 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 the North West

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Regression Testing Salary Trend in the North West

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Regression Testing Salary Histogram in the North West

Regression Testing
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -5 21 £43,250 +15.33% 2
Lancashire - 5 £46,500 -
Cheshire +42 2 £38,250 -1.29% 1
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 North West region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 37 (61.67%) Test Scripting
2 35 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (38.33%) Functional Testing
3 23 (38.33%) SDLC
4 20 (33.33%) Selenium
5 18 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (28.33%) Compatibility Testing
6 17 (28.33%) Integration Testing
6 17 (28.33%) Process Improvement
6 17 (28.33%) System Integration Testing
7 13 (21.67%) BDD
7 13 (21.67%) SQL
8 12 (20.00%) Degree
9 11 (18.33%) QA
9 11 (18.33%) Automated Testing
10 10 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (16.67%) TDD
11 9 (15.00%) Java
12 8 (13.33%) HND
12 8 (13.33%) Finance
13 7 (11.67%) JavaScript
13 7 (11.67%) Git (software)
13 7 (11.67%) JIRA
13 7 (11.67%) Software Testing
13 7 (11.67%) Jenkins
13 7 (11.67%) Defect Management
14 6 (10.00%) Coaching
14 6 (10.00%) FMCG
14 6 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (10.00%) Scrum

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) SAP BPC
1 3 (5.00%) SAP SCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.67%) SAP BW
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.67%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 20 (33.33%) Selenium
2 7 (11.67%) Git (software)
2 7 (11.67%) Jenkins
2 7 (11.67%) JIRA
3 4 (6.67%) Gradle
3 4 (6.67%) JMeter
3 4 (6.67%) Maven
3 4 (6.67%) Subversion
3 4 (6.67%) WebDriver
4 3 (5.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (5.00%) Gerrit
4 3 (5.00%) HP UFT
4 3 (5.00%) Mercurial
4 3 (5.00%) NUnit
4 3 (5.00%) TestPartner
5 2 (3.33%) Appium
5 2 (3.33%) Sahi
5 2 (3.33%) WatiN
6 1 (1.67%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.67%) SpecFlow
General
1 8 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) Retail
3 1 (1.67%) Banking
3 1 (1.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (48.33%) Analyst
2 24 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 17 (28.33%) Test Leader
4 7 (11.67%) Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Software Analyst
4 7 (11.67%) Software Test Analyst
4 7 (11.67%) Tester
5 5 (8.33%) Agile Developer
5 5 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Agile Tester
6 4 (6.67%) Java Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Java Software Developer
6 4 (6.67%) QA Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) QA Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) QA Test Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) QA Test Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) Software Tester
6 4 (6.67%) Test Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.33%) CSS
1 5 (8.33%) HTML
2 4 (6.67%) .NET
2 4 (6.67%) AngularJS
2 4 (6.67%) D3.js
2 4 (6.67%) Dropwizard
2 4 (6.67%) HTML5
2 4 (6.67%) jQuery
2 4 (6.67%) Node.js
2 4 (6.67%) Spring
2 4 (6.67%) Spring Boot
2 4 (6.67%) XML
3 3 (5.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.33%) Web Services
5 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) FMCG
2 5 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.67%) Data Conversion
4 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.67%) iPad
5 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.33%) Android
1 2 (3.33%) Apple iOS
1 2 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (61.67%) Test Scripting
2 35 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (38.33%) Functional Testing
3 23 (38.33%) SDLC
4 18 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (28.33%) Compatibility Testing
5 17 (28.33%) Integration Testing
5 17 (28.33%) Process Improvement
5 17 (28.33%) System Integration Testing
6 13 (21.67%) BDD
7 11 (18.33%) Automated Testing
8 10 (16.67%) TDD
8 10 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (11.67%) Defect Management
9 7 (11.67%) Software Testing
10 6 (10.00%) Coaching
10 6 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (10.00%) Scrum
11 5 (8.33%) Manual Testing
11 5 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (21.67%) SQL
2 9 (15.00%) Java
3 7 (11.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.33%) C#
5 4 (6.67%) Scala
6 3 (5.00%) ABAP
6 3 (5.00%) Ruby
7 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (20.00%) Degree
2 8 (13.33%) HND
3 4 (6.67%) ISEB
4 2 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.33%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (6.67%) SAP
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.67%) HP
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle
3 1 (1.67%) Telerik
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