The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Testing role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Head of Testing in their job title over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Testing
Rank - 208 204
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Testing 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.019% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.020% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £83,750
UK excluding London average salary £92,500 £55,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year
+68.18% -2.22%
Head of Testing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5009 5016 4877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.96% 95.04% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4198 4246 4050
Average salary £39,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.28% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,962 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Head of Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Head of Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Head of Testing
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of Testing across the West Midlands region.

Head of Testing Salary Trend in the West Midlands
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Package
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