Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Regression Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Regression Testing over the 6 months to 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 167 106 169
Rank change year-on-year -61 +63 -17
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 11 37 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.34% 1.65% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 1.88% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 9 39 8
Cheshire median annual salary £37,500 £33,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% -22.35% +44.07%
10th Percentile £22,750 £26,250 £27,375
90th Percentile £40,250 £43,750 £45,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

Regression Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,874 1,969 2,511
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 88.92% 87.59% 86.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2,153 1,603 2,207
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% -3.75% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,800 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £57,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Regression Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Regression Testing in Cheshire

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Regression Testing in Cheshire

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Regression Testing in Cheshire over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Regression Testing in Cheshire

Regression Testing
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 7 £37,500 -
Warrington 0 3 £38,500 -3.75% 1
Regression Testing
North West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 9 (81.82%) Test Automation
2 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) Degree
3 5 (45.45%) Mathematics
3 5 (45.45%) QA
3 5 (45.45%) Data Analysis
3 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) System Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
4 4 (36.36%) Process Improvement
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Billing
5 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Google
5 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Selenium
5 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Web Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
5 2 (18.18%) SAP XI
5 2 (18.18%) EDI
5 2 (18.18%) B2C
5 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) SAP Certification
5 2 (18.18%) SAP SD
5 2 (18.18%) .NET
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SAP EWM
1 2 (18.18%) SAP SD
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (18.18%) Ranorex
1 2 (18.18%) Selenium
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (18.18%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Test Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Automation Tester
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) SAP Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) SAP Business Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) SAP SD Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) SAP SD Business Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Developer in Test
5 1 (9.09%) Sales Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Sales Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) EDI
1 2 (18.18%) IDoc
1 2 (18.18%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Test Automation
2 5 (45.45%) Data Analysis
2 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
2 5 (45.45%) Mathematics
2 5 (45.45%) System Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Process Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) B2C
4 2 (18.18%) Business Process Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (18.18%) Feasibility Study
4 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Prototyping
4 2 (18.18%) Scenario Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Software Licensing
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Google
2 2 (18.18%) SAP