The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 57 59
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 10 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.87% 0.22% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 0.26% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 2
Median salary £39,500 £50,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.00% +29.03%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £50,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £50,000 £43,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Regression Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 479 385 438
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 89.37% 83.15% 86.39%
Number of salaries quoted 339 308 318
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside citing Regression Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Regression Testing in Merseyside

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Regression Testing in Merseyside

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Regression Testing in Merseyside over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Regression Testing in Merseyside

Regression Testing
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 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
Liverpool +7 6 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Wirral - 2 £38,250 -
Birkenhead - 1 £32,500 - 1
Southport - 1 £35,000 -
Regression Testing
North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 7 (63.64%) Test Scripting
2 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
3 5 (45.45%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) SAP
3 5 (45.45%) Data Conversion
3 5 (45.45%) Business Process Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) .NET
5 3 (27.27%) SAP APO
5 3 (27.27%) System Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Selenium
5 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
5 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
5 3 (27.27%) SDLC
6 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
6 2 (18.18%) QA
6 2 (18.18%) V-Model
6 2 (18.18%) SAP CO
6 2 (18.18%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (18.18%) SAP FI
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 2 (18.18%) XML
6 2 (18.18%) DSDM
6 2 (18.18%) HTTP
6 2 (18.18%) HTTPS
6 2 (18.18%) ISEB

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (27.27%) SAP APO
2 2 (18.18%) SAP CO
2 2 (18.18%) SAP FI
2 2 (18.18%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) HTTP
1 2 (18.18%) HTTPS
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Selenium
2 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
3 1 (9.09%) Hudson
3 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) SAP Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) SAP APO Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) SAP APO Business Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) SAP Business Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) QA Tester
3 2 (18.18%) SAP CO Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) SAP FI Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Software Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Manual Tester
4 1 (9.09%) QA Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 2 (18.18%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Test Scripting
2 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
3 5 (45.45%) Business Process Analysis
3 5 (45.45%) Data Conversion
4 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
4 3 (27.27%) SDLC
4 3 (27.27%) System Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
4 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) DSDM
5 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
5 2 (18.18%) V-Model
6 1 (9.09%) Change Management
6 1 (9.09%) Customer Insight
6 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Line Management
6 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) Smoke Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
2 2 (18.18%) ISEB
3 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) TOWER Software
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