The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank - 38 34
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 0 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport - 2.70% 2.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.00% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 3
Average salary - £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £39,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-5.12% +14.70%
Regression Testing
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
174 200 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 94.57% 90.09% 77.27%
Number of salaries quoted 161 186 100
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Stockport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Regression Testing Salary Trend in Stockport

Regression Testing
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 7 (100.00%) Selenium
1 7 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Delivery
2 6 (85.71%) QA Automation
2 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 6 (85.71%) ISTQB
2 6 (85.71%) QA
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) HP UFT
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) System Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 1 (14.29%) BDD

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 7 (100.00%) Selenium
2 6 (85.71%) HP UFT
3 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 7 (100.00%) Tester
2 6 (85.71%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Delivery
2 6 (85.71%) QA Automation
2 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) System Testing
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) QA