The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 203 201 176
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -25
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 7 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.27% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.35% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 13
Average salary £35,000 £33,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -11.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £29,888 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £61,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £35,000 £32,250
% change year-on-year
+1.88% +8.52%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4071 4271 3637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 75.66% 76.71% 74.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3377 3609 3120
Average salary £41,405 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.51% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,729 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Regression Testing
England

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 1 August 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 1 August 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
Birmingham - 3 £50,000 - 2
Warwickshire - 2 £28,750 -
Coventry 0 1 £30,500 -52.15%
Staffordshire -6 1 £32,500 -2.25%
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 9 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (33.33%) QA
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) .NET
3 4 (26.67%) Manual Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
4 3 (20.00%) BDD
4 3 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Selenium
4 3 (20.00%) JIRA
4 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (20.00%) C
4 3 (20.00%) HTML
4 3 (20.00%) CSS
4 3 (20.00%) Linux
4 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) Automotive
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) MKS
5 2 (13.33%) JMeter
5 2 (13.33%) Embedded C
5 2 (13.33%) Apple
5 2 (13.33%) Internet
5 2 (13.33%) Middleware
5 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (13.33%) JMS
5 2 (13.33%) SOAP

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Selenium
1 3 (20.00%) JIRA
2 2 (13.33%) JMeter
2 2 (13.33%) JUnit
2 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (13.33%) jMock
2 2 (13.33%) Subversion
2 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
2 2 (13.33%) SoapUI
2 2 (13.33%) LoadUI
2 2 (13.33%) VectorCAST
General
1 3 (20.00%) Automotive
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Advertising
3 1 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Analyst
1 10 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Tester
3 2 (13.33%) QA Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) QA Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Software Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Trainee Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Trainee Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Trainee
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Hardware Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Web Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) HTML
2 3 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (13.33%) Middleware
3 2 (13.33%) JMS
3 2 (13.33%) SOAP
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (13.33%) REST
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) iPhone
1 2 (13.33%) iPad
2 1 (6.67%) Open Source
2 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.67%) Android
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (26.67%) Manual Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
3 3 (20.00%) BDD
3 3 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (13.33%) System Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
4 2 (13.33%) TDD
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (13.33%) V-Model
4 2 (13.33%) Automation Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) C
3 2 (13.33%) Embedded C
3 2 (13.33%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) MKS
2 2 (13.33%) Apple
2 2 (13.33%) Fujitsu
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