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 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 170 190 193
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +3
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 97 52 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.55% 0.87% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% 0.99% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 88 44 55
Median salary £41,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £22,950 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £49,650 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
5516 5242 6422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.14% 87.60% 86.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4629 4290 5515
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,091 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +11 65 £42,500 +13.33% 7
Cheshire +31 21 £33,000 -22.35% 4
Merseyside -18 6 £34,712 -13.22% 1
Lancashire -13 5 £37,500 - 1
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 87 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (44.83%) Test Scripting
3 53 (36.55%) QA
4 49 (33.79%) User Acceptance Testing
4 49 (33.79%) ISEB
5 41 (28.28%) Automated Testing
6 38 (26.21%) Software Testing
7 30 (20.69%) JIRA
7 30 (20.69%) Selenium
8 27 (18.62%) Test Automation
9 26 (17.93%) Manual Testing
9 26 (17.93%) SAP
10 25 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
11 24 (16.55%) Data Conversion
11 24 (16.55%) ISTQB
12 23 (15.86%) .NET
12 23 (15.86%) SQL
13 22 (15.17%) Defect Management
13 22 (15.17%) SDLC
14 21 (14.48%) Test Strategy
14 21 (14.48%) C#
15 20 (13.79%) BDD
16 19 (13.10%) System Testing
17 18 (12.41%) Cucumber
17 18 (12.41%) Scrum
17 18 (12.41%) TDD
18 17 (11.72%) Test Management
19 14 (9.66%) Integration Testing
19 14 (9.66%) Process Improvement
19 14 (9.66%) Defect Tracking

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.45%) CMS
2 2 (1.38%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.38%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (2.07%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.07%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (6.90%) SAP CO
1 10 (6.90%) SAP FI
1 10 (6.90%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (2.07%) SAP WM
4 2 (1.38%) SAP BPC
4 2 (1.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (1.38%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.07%) DNS
1 3 (2.07%) Internet
1 3 (2.07%) SMTP
2 1 (0.69%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.66%) MySQL
2 13 (8.97%) SQL Server
3 11 (7.59%) SAP BW
4 9 (6.21%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 4 (2.76%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.76%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.07%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.38%) Big Data
7 2 (1.38%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 30 (20.69%) JIRA
1 30 (20.69%) Selenium
2 18 (12.41%) Cucumber
3 12 (8.28%) SpecFlow
4 9 (6.21%) WebDriver
5 8 (5.52%) SoapUI
5 8 (5.52%) TestComplete
6 4 (2.76%) HP UFT
6 4 (2.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (2.76%) TeamCity
7 3 (2.07%) JUnit
7 3 (2.07%) NUnit
7 3 (2.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (2.07%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.38%) Appium
8 2 (1.38%) FitNesse
8 2 (1.38%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.69%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.69%) Gradle
9 1 (0.69%) Hudson
General
1 13 (8.97%) Finance
2 2 (1.38%) Electronics
2 2 (1.38%) Manufacturing
2 2 (1.38%) Marketing
2 2 (1.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 65 (44.83%) Tester
2 47 (32.41%) Analyst
3 36 (24.83%) Test Analyst
4 27 (18.62%) Software Tester
5 21 (14.48%) Senior Tester
6 20 (13.79%) Developer
7 18 (12.41%) Senior Analyst
7 18 (12.41%) Senior Test Analyst
7 18 (12.41%) Test Leader
8 14 (9.66%) SAP Developer
8 14 (9.66%) Test Manager
9 13 (8.97%) Lead Test Analyst
9 13 (8.97%) Lead Tester
10 12 (8.28%) QA Engineer
10 12 (8.28%) Test Engineer
11 11 (7.59%) Automation Tester
11 11 (7.59%) QA Automation Engineer
12 10 (6.90%) SAP Analyst
13 9 (6.21%) SAP BW Developer
14 8 (5.52%) SAP FI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (15.86%) .NET
2 14 (9.66%) Web Services
3 12 (8.28%) .NET Framework
4 10 (6.90%) ASP.NET
5 8 (5.52%) Gherkin
5 8 (5.52%) SOAP
6 4 (2.76%) jQuery
6 4 (2.76%) XML
7 2 (1.38%) Akka
7 2 (1.38%) Behat
7 2 (1.38%) LAMP
7 2 (1.38%) WCF
7 2 (1.38%) WSDL
7 2 (1.38%) XSD
8 1 (0.69%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.69%) D3.js
8 1 (0.69%) HTML5
8 1 (0.69%) Node.js
8 1 (0.69%) Spring
8 1 (0.69%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.55%) Data Conversion
2 6 (4.14%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.45%) iPad
3 5 (3.45%) Replication
4 4 (2.76%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.76%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.07%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.38%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.38%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.38%) FMCG
6 2 (1.38%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.38%) User Experience
7 1 (0.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.21%) Linux
2 8 (5.52%) Windows
3 5 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (3.45%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.38%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.38%) Unix
4 2 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.69%) Android
5 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (44.83%) Test Scripting
3 49 (33.79%) User Acceptance Testing
4 41 (28.28%) Automated Testing
5 38 (26.21%) Software Testing
6 27 (18.62%) Test Automation
7 26 (17.93%) Manual Testing
8 25 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
9 22 (15.17%) Defect Management
9 22 (15.17%) SDLC
10 21 (14.48%) Test Strategy
11 20 (13.79%) BDD
12 19 (13.10%) System Testing
13 18 (12.41%) Scrum
13 18 (12.41%) TDD
14 17 (11.72%) Test Management
15 14 (9.66%) Defect Tracking
15 14 (9.66%) Integration Testing
15 14 (9.66%) Line Management
15 14 (9.66%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 23 (15.86%) SQL
2 21 (14.48%) C#
3 14 (9.66%) Java
4 8 (5.52%) JavaScript
5 7 (4.83%) PHP
6 6 (4.14%) C++
7 5 (3.45%) Ruby
8 4 (2.76%) VBScript
9 3 (2.07%) Python
10 2 (1.38%) ABAP
10 2 (1.38%) C
10 2 (1.38%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.69%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 49 (33.79%) ISEB
2 24 (16.55%) ISTQB
3 14 (9.66%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (4.14%) Degree
5 4 (2.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 4 (2.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (36.55%) QA
2 3 (2.07%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (3.45%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (1.38%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (17.93%) SAP
2 14 (9.66%) Oracle
3 13 (8.97%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.45%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.38%) HP
6 1 (0.69%) Google
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