Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wigan 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
Manchester > Wigan
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 35 20
Rank change year-on-year +5 -15 -5
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 7 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 4.24% 0.79% 5.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.43% 0.82% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 6
Wigan median annual salary £29,000 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.56% +50.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £45,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £33,500 £45,000 £33,750
Manchester median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +2.56% +4.00%

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 Wigan with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wigan
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 129 122 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 78.18% 96.06% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 92 119 90
Wigan median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +0.72% +6.92%
10th Percentile £28,650 £21,250 £21,200
90th Percentile £48,750 £55,250 £49,125
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Wigan

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

Job vacancy trend for Regression Testing in Wigan

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Salary trend for Regression Testing in Wigan

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT jobs citing Regression Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wigan region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 7 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Web Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 7 (100.00%) SDLC
1 7 (100.00%) Defect Management
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Test Management
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) Software Testing
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (85.71%) ISTQB
2 6 (85.71%) Requirements Analysis
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Solaris
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wigan 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Test Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Solaris
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 7 (100.00%) SDLC
1 7 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 7 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Web Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Requirements Analysis
2 6 (85.71%) Software Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Test Management
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft