Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
Manchester > Wigan
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 44 5
Rank change year-on-year +14 -39 +23
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 3 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 2.56% 0.60% 17.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.88% 0.63% 20.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 10
Wigan median annual salary £25,000 £45,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -44.44% +73.08% -21.21%
Manchester median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £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 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 104 158 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 88.89% 94.05% 84.48%
Number of salaries quoted 82 153 45
Wigan median annual salary £41,750 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.33% +25.00% -14.29%
10th Percentile £23,550 £21,800 £21,350
90th Percentile £65,000 £54,250 £41,000
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in Wigan

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Regression Testing in Wigan over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Regression Testing in Wigan

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Web Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Defect Management
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation

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 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) QA Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Solaris
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Defect Management
1 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Management
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Web Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle