The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Specialist
Rank - 120 110
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Specialist 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.16% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1855 1890 1598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.21% 93.70% 94.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1599 1669 1409
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Specialist
West Midlands

Test Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Specialist in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Test Specialist
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Specialist across the Birmingham region.

Test Specialist Salary Trend in Birmingham