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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 207 206 204
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 46 43 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.71% 0.62% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 0.75% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 43 33 47
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% +18.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,600 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
5557 5720 6003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 85.85% 82.54% 80.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4504 4554 5135
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +12 38 £37,500 +17.18% 7
Merseyside - 3 £45,000 - 1
Cheshire -14 2 £38,750 +19.23% 2
Cumbria - 2 £45,000 -
Lancashire -12 1 £31,500 +5.00% 3
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 55 (63.22%) SQL
2 51 (58.62%) User Acceptance Testing
3 39 (44.83%) ISEB
3 39 (44.83%) .NET
3 39 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (44.83%) Automated Testing
4 36 (41.38%) Test Scripting
5 34 (39.08%) QA
6 32 (36.78%) Finance
7 30 (34.48%) Selenium
8 28 (32.18%) System Testing
9 24 (27.59%) Automation Testing
10 23 (26.44%) Compatibility Testing
11 22 (25.29%) Java
11 22 (25.29%) XML
12 21 (24.14%) C#
13 20 (22.99%) SOAP
13 20 (22.99%) Web Services
13 20 (22.99%) Integration Testing
13 20 (22.99%) BDD
13 20 (22.99%) SoapUI
14 19 (21.84%) SpecFlow
15 18 (20.69%) Degree
15 18 (20.69%) TDD
16 17 (19.54%) Jenkins
16 17 (19.54%) Continuous Integration
16 17 (19.54%) TeamCity
17 16 (18.39%) Hudson
17 16 (18.39%) API Testing
17 16 (18.39%) Replication

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 (1.15%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.15%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (2.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (6.90%) Oracle Financials
1 6 (6.90%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (5.75%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (5.75%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (5.75%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (5.75%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (5.75%) Oracle Cash Management
2 5 (5.75%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (1.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) VPN
1 2 (2.30%) Network Security
2 1 (1.15%) xDSL
2 1 (1.15%) ADSL2
2 1 (1.15%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.15%) ADSL
2 1 (1.15%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.60%) VLDB
2 2 (2.30%) MySQL
2 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.15%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 30 (34.48%) Selenium
2 20 (22.99%) SoapUI
3 19 (21.84%) SpecFlow
4 17 (19.54%) Jenkins
4 17 (19.54%) TeamCity
5 16 (18.39%) Hudson
6 15 (17.24%) JIRA
7 11 (12.64%) WatiN
8 9 (10.34%) HP UFT
9 8 (9.20%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (5.75%) WebDriver
11 2 (2.30%) Cucumber
11 2 (2.30%) QAComplete
11 2 (2.30%) Visual Studio
12 1 (1.15%) Xcode
12 1 (1.15%) CruiseControl
12 1 (1.15%) TestComplete
General
1 32 (36.78%) Finance
2 4 (4.60%) Legal
3 3 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.45%) Retail
4 1 (1.15%) Advertising
4 1 (1.15%) Publishing
4 1 (1.15%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (50.57%) Tester
2 28 (32.18%) Analyst
3 20 (22.99%) Test Analyst
4 16 (18.39%) Technical Tester
5 12 (13.79%) Software Tester
6 11 (12.64%) QA Tester
6 11 (12.64%) Automated Tester
7 10 (11.49%) Test Engineer
8 8 (9.20%) QA Analyst
9 6 (6.90%) Test Manager
10 5 (5.75%) Oracle Analyst
11 4 (4.60%) Software Test Analyst
12 3 (3.45%) Functional Test Engineer
12 3 (3.45%) Technical Test Analyst
12 3 (3.45%) Junior
12 3 (3.45%) Software Engineer
12 3 (3.45%) Developer
12 3 (3.45%) Technical Analyst
13 2 (2.30%) Systems Engineer
13 2 (2.30%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (44.83%) .NET
2 22 (25.29%) XML
3 20 (22.99%) SOAP
3 20 (22.99%) Web Services
4 8 (9.20%) HTML
5 3 (3.45%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.45%) CSS
5 3 (3.45%) jQuery
6 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (2.30%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.15%) LESS
7 1 (1.15%) RESTful
7 1 (1.15%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (1.15%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.39%) Replication
2 11 (12.64%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.30%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.15%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.15%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.15%) Data Conversion
5 1 (1.15%) FMCG
5 1 (1.15%) iPhone
5 1 (1.15%) iPad
5 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.60%) UNIX
1 4 (4.60%) Windows
2 3 (3.45%) Linux
2 3 (3.45%) Android
2 3 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (58.62%) User Acceptance Testing
2 39 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (44.83%) Automated Testing
3 36 (41.38%) Test Scripting
4 28 (32.18%) System Testing
5 24 (27.59%) Automation Testing
6 23 (26.44%) Compatibility Testing
7 20 (22.99%) Integration Testing
7 20 (22.99%) BDD
8 18 (20.69%) TDD
9 17 (19.54%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (18.39%) API Testing
11 14 (16.09%) Test Automation
11 14 (16.09%) Manual Testing
12 13 (14.94%) Test Management
12 13 (14.94%) System Integration Testing
13 11 (12.64%) Functional Testing
13 11 (12.64%) Performance Testing
13 11 (12.64%) Software Testing
13 11 (12.64%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 55 (63.22%) SQL
2 22 (25.29%) Java
3 21 (24.14%) C#
4 11 (12.64%) PL/SQL
5 7 (8.05%) C++
6 5 (5.75%) JavaScript
6 5 (5.75%) C
6 5 (5.75%) VB
6 5 (5.75%) VB.NET
6 5 (5.75%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.45%) PHP
8 2 (2.30%) Ruby
9 1 (1.15%) ABAP
9 1 (1.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 39 (44.83%) ISEB
2 18 (20.69%) Degree
3 16 (18.39%) ISTQB
4 11 (12.64%) HND
5 4 (4.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (39.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (12.64%) Telerik
2 10 (11.49%) Oracle
2 10 (11.49%) Microsoft
3 9 (10.34%) HP
4 2 (2.30%) IBM
5 1 (1.15%) DataFlux
5 1 (1.15%) SAP
5 1 (1.15%) Trillium
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, IIP, ISEB
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dunnhumby
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum + excellent benefits & bonus package
Posted: 11 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 12 days ago
Stockport
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000 per annum + pension
Posted: 12 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago