The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 174 200 194
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -6
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 43 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.81% 0.29% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 0.35% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 28 14 14
Average salary £37,500 £30,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% -5.38%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Regression Testing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4386 4238 3946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.93% 81.80% 78.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3637 3557 3304
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Regression Testing Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

Regression Testing Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Regression Testing
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -2 11 £37,500 +14.50% 1
Coventry -2 11 £22,000 -38.88%
Solihull - 9 £37,500 -
Staffordshire +18 7 £30,000 +4.34%
Walsall - 6 £37,500 -
Wolverhampton - 5 £37,500 -
Warwickshire -15 4 £17,000 -43.33% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £30,000 -
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Regression Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Regression Testing.

1 34 (47.22%) Test Scripting
2 31 (43.06%) User Acceptance Testing
3 30 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (23.61%) Software Testing
4 17 (23.61%) Degree
5 16 (22.22%) Marketing
5 16 (22.22%) Project Management
6 15 (20.83%) Scrum
7 14 (19.44%) Management Information System
7 14 (19.44%) E-Commerce
8 13 (18.06%) CMS
8 13 (18.06%) QA
9 12 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
9 12 (16.67%) Google Analytics
9 12 (16.67%) Multivariate Testing
9 12 (16.67%) Google
9 12 (16.67%) Content Management
9 12 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
9 12 (16.67%) PRINCE2
9 12 (16.67%) SQL
9 12 (16.67%) Change Control
9 12 (16.67%) Analytics
9 12 (16.67%) User Experience
10 11 (15.28%) Microsoft
10 11 (15.28%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (13.89%) Workflow
11 10 (13.89%) Windows
11 10 (13.89%) Data Analysis
11 10 (13.89%) Billing
11 10 (13.89%) Time Management

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Regression Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Regression Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (18.06%) CMS
2 1 (1.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (5.56%) MS Office
2 3 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (2.78%) SAP FI
1 2 (2.78%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.67%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) Ethernet
1 4 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 4 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Hudson
1 7 (9.72%) Jenkins
2 6 (8.33%) JIRA
3 5 (6.94%) Ranorex
4 4 (5.56%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (5.56%) Selenium
5 3 (4.17%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.39%) JBehave
6 1 (1.39%) Subversion
6 1 (1.39%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (1.39%) CANoe
6 1 (1.39%) VectorCAST
6 1 (1.39%) Behat
General
1 16 (22.22%) Marketing
2 10 (13.89%) Billing
3 9 (12.50%) Finance
4 3 (4.17%) Retail
5 2 (2.78%) Back Office
5 2 (2.78%) Electronics
5 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.39%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 32 (44.44%) Analyst
2 23 (31.94%) Test Analyst
3 22 (30.56%) Tester
4 10 (13.89%) Business Analyst
5 7 (9.72%) Web Tester
5 7 (9.72%) Junior
6 6 (8.33%) Mobile Tester
6 6 (8.33%) Junior Test Analyst
6 6 (8.33%) Junior Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) Software Tester
7 4 (5.56%) Test Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Automation Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) UAT Tester
8 3 (4.17%) Automation Test Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Software Test Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Release Manager
8 3 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (2.78%) Business Test Analyst
9 2 (2.78%) SAP Manager
9 2 (2.78%) SAP Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.72%) HTML
1 7 (9.72%) CSS
2 6 (8.33%) .NET
3 5 (6.94%) Web Services
4 1 (1.39%) Ajax
4 1 (1.39%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.39%) XML
4 1 (1.39%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.44%) Management Information System
2 12 (16.67%) User Experience
3 7 (9.72%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (4.17%) PMI
6 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.89%) Windows
2 7 (9.72%) Android
2 7 (9.72%) Apple iOS
3 6 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
4 4 (5.56%) VxWorks
5 1 (1.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (47.22%) Test Scripting
2 31 (43.06%) User Acceptance Testing
3 30 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (23.61%) Software Testing
5 16 (22.22%) Project Management
6 15 (20.83%) Scrum
7 14 (19.44%) E-Commerce
8 12 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
8 12 (16.67%) Multivariate Testing
8 12 (16.67%) Content Management
8 12 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
8 12 (16.67%) PRINCE2
8 12 (16.67%) Change Control
8 12 (16.67%) Analytics
9 11 (15.28%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (13.89%) Workflow
10 10 (13.89%) Data Analysis
10 10 (13.89%) Time Management
11 9 (12.50%) Manual Testing
11 9 (12.50%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.67%) SQL
2 5 (6.94%) C
2 5 (6.94%) C#
3 4 (5.56%) C++
4 3 (4.17%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.78%) Java
6 1 (1.39%) Embedded C
6 1 (1.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (23.61%) Degree
2 5 (6.94%) ISEB
3 3 (4.17%) PMP
4 2 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.39%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.06%) QA
2 4 (5.56%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 12 (16.67%) Google
2 11 (15.28%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.94%) SAP
4 1 (1.39%) Telerik
4 1 (1.39%) Fujitsu
4 1 (1.39%) MKS
West Midlands
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 5 days ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £15000 - £19000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago