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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 205 200 163
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -37
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 21 4 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.37% 0.076% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.097% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 31
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £36,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +6.06%
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
4651 4131 3599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.92% 78.66% 75.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3983 3506 3054
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 October 2014.

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 20 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Warwickshire - 7 £32,500 - 3
Coventry - 4 £23,500 -
Birmingham - 3 £37,000 -
West Bromwich +6 2 £31,500 -
Staffordshire - 2 £35,000 -
Worcestershire - 2 £32,500 - 1
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 20 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) Test Scripting
3 11 (34.38%) QA
4 9 (28.13%) Selenium
4 9 (28.13%) JIRA
4 9 (28.13%) Automated Testing
5 7 (21.88%) Software Testing
5 7 (21.88%) Windows
5 7 (21.88%) Linux
6 6 (18.75%) HTML
6 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
6 6 (18.75%) SQL
6 6 (18.75%) CSS
6 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 6 (18.75%) Scrum
6 6 (18.75%) Integration Testing
7 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (15.63%) Android
7 5 (15.63%) Test Automation
7 5 (15.63%) Apple iOS
7 5 (15.63%) Automotive
7 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
7 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce
7 5 (15.63%) ISEB
8 4 (12.50%) PHP
8 4 (12.50%) Java
8 4 (12.50%) CMS
8 4 (12.50%) WordPress
8 4 (12.50%) Performance Testing
8 4 (12.50%) Manual Testing

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 4 (12.50%) CMS
1 4 (12.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS Office
3 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) JIRA
1 9 (28.13%) Selenium
2 3 (9.38%) JUnit
3 2 (6.25%) jMock
3 2 (6.25%) WebDriver
3 2 (6.25%) Cucumber
3 2 (6.25%) SoapUI
3 2 (6.25%) JMeter
3 2 (6.25%) Subversion
3 2 (6.25%) LoadUI
3 2 (6.25%) VectorCAST
3 2 (6.25%) Spock
4 1 (3.13%) Ranorex
4 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.13%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (3.13%) ClearQuest
General
1 5 (15.63%) Automotive
2 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.25%) Retail
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Billing
3 1 (3.13%) Advertising
3 1 (3.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (78.13%) Analyst
2 20 (62.50%) Test Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) Tester
4 6 (18.75%) Test Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) QA Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Agile Test Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Software Tester
7 2 (6.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Systems Tester
7 2 (6.25%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Product Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) QA Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Software Test Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Software Test Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) CSS
1 6 (18.75%) HTML
2 2 (6.25%) .NET
2 2 (6.25%) JMS
2 2 (6.25%) Middleware
2 2 (6.25%) SOAP
2 2 (6.25%) REST
3 1 (3.13%) Web Services
3 1 (3.13%) XML
3 1 (3.13%) XSD
3 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) iPhone
2 1 (3.13%) Telematics
2 1 (3.13%) Open Source
2 1 (3.13%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Windows
1 7 (21.88%) Linux
2 5 (15.63%) Android
2 5 (15.63%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) Test Scripting
3 9 (28.13%) Automated Testing
4 7 (21.88%) Software Testing
5 6 (18.75%) Scrum
5 6 (18.75%) Integration Testing
6 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (15.63%) Test Automation
6 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce
7 4 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (12.50%) Performance Testing
7 4 (12.50%) Manual Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Business Process Improvement
8 3 (9.38%) BDD
8 3 (9.38%) Process Improvement
8 3 (9.38%) Automation Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
8 3 (9.38%) TDD
8 3 (9.38%) Coaching
9 2 (6.25%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) Java
2 4 (12.50%) PHP
3 3 (9.38%) C
4 2 (6.25%) Embedded C
5 1 (3.13%) ABAP
5 1 (3.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) ISEB
2 4 (12.50%) ISTQB
3 3 (9.38%) Degree
4 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (34.38%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) MKS
2 2 (6.25%) Fujitsu
3 1 (3.13%) SAP
3 1 (3.13%) Telerik
3 1 (3.13%) Apple
Worcestershire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leamington Spa
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago