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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 178 184 212
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +28
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 51 38 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.88% 0.71% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 0.82% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 47 30 15
Median salary £30,500 £30,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £40,000 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,875
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +3.13%
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
5095 4650 4719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 88.13% 86.80% 84.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4003 3860 3968
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,233
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +0.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £63,299
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Regression Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staffordshire +3 14 £25,000 -9.09%
Coventry -4 11 £35,000 -3.44%
Warwickshire +6 10 £46,250 +68.18% 1
Birmingham -31 7 £30,250 +0.83% 1
Solihull - 4 £24,000 -
Worcestershire - 3 £31,500 -
West Bromwich +5 1 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 £35,000 -
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing Regression Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 54 (44.26%) QA
2 46 (37.70%) Test Scripting
3 45 (36.89%) SQL
4 39 (31.97%) Microsoft
5 38 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (27.87%) Scrum
7 32 (26.23%) Automated Testing
8 29 (23.77%) User Acceptance Testing
9 27 (22.13%) SQL Server
10 26 (21.31%) Functional Testing
10 26 (21.31%) SDLC
11 25 (20.49%) ISEB
12 24 (19.67%) Manual Testing
13 23 (18.85%) C#
14 22 (18.03%) Integration Testing
15 21 (17.21%) Defect Management
16 20 (16.39%) Performance Testing
16 20 (16.39%) Software Testing
16 20 (16.39%) SQL Server 2008
16 20 (16.39%) MS Excel
17 19 (15.57%) System Testing
17 19 (15.57%) Test Planning
18 18 (14.75%) Selenium
18 18 (14.75%) Java
19 17 (13.93%) .NET
19 17 (13.93%) Retail
19 17 (13.93%) Computer Science
19 17 (13.93%) Degree
20 16 (13.11%) Automation Testing
20 16 (13.11%) Finance

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.46%) Confluence
1 3 (2.46%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (16.39%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.46%) MS Office
3 1 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (9.84%) SAP MM
2 3 (2.46%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.46%) Maximo
3 1 (0.82%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.46%) HTTPS
1 3 (2.46%) Internet
1 3 (2.46%) SSH
2 1 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (22.13%) SQL Server
2 20 (16.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (10.66%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (9.84%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (5.74%) MS Access
6 2 (1.64%) MySQL
6 2 (1.64%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (14.75%) Selenium
2 12 (9.84%) Jenkins
2 12 (9.84%) JIRA
2 12 (9.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (7.38%) Mercurial
4 7 (5.74%) QADirector
4 7 (5.74%) TestPartner
4 7 (5.74%) Visual Studio
5 6 (4.92%) Git (software)
5 6 (4.92%) HP UFT
5 6 (4.92%) WebDriver
6 5 (4.10%) JUnit
6 5 (4.10%) LoadRunner
6 5 (4.10%) LoadUI
6 5 (4.10%) SoapUI
6 5 (4.10%) Subversion
6 5 (4.10%) Visual Studio Team System
7 4 (3.28%) Zephyr
8 3 (2.46%) NUnit
8 3 (2.46%) Selenium IDE
General
1 17 (13.93%) Retail
2 16 (13.11%) Finance
3 9 (7.38%) Automotive
4 8 (6.56%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.46%) Back Office
6 1 (0.82%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 48 (39.34%) Analyst
2 39 (31.97%) Test Analyst
3 35 (28.69%) Tester
4 17 (13.93%) Software Tester
5 12 (9.84%) Consultant
5 12 (9.84%) SAP Consultant
5 12 (9.84%) SAP MM Consultant
6 11 (9.02%) Applications Tester
6 11 (9.02%) QA Analyst
7 9 (7.38%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (6.56%) Developer
8 8 (6.56%) QA Test Analyst
8 8 (6.56%) Software Analyst
8 8 (6.56%) Software Test Analyst
9 7 (5.74%) Test Engineer
9 7 (5.74%) Test Manager
10 6 (4.92%) Quality Analyst
10 6 (4.92%) Senior Test Analyst
10 6 (4.92%) Team Leader
10 6 (4.92%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (13.93%) .NET
2 16 (13.11%) HTML
3 13 (10.66%) EDI
4 11 (9.02%) Web Services
5 10 (8.20%) jQuery
6 8 (6.56%) CSS
7 7 (5.74%) ASP.NET
7 7 (5.74%) HTML5
8 6 (4.92%) AngularJS
8 6 (4.92%) CSS3
8 6 (4.92%) Django
9 5 (4.10%) RESTful
9 5 (4.10%) XML
10 3 (2.46%) Ajax
10 3 (2.46%) REST
11 2 (1.64%) JSON
11 2 (1.64%) Node.js
11 2 (1.64%) Ruby on Rails
12 1 (0.82%) Express
12 1 (0.82%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.93%) Computer Science
2 12 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.56%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (5.74%) Client/Server
5 5 (4.10%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.46%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.46%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.82%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.82%) CAN bus
7 1 (0.82%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.82%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.82%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.66%) Windows
2 9 (7.38%) Linux
3 7 (5.74%) Windows 7
4 6 (4.92%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.28%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.82%) MeeGo
6 1 (0.82%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (37.70%) Test Scripting
2 38 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (27.87%) Scrum
4 32 (26.23%) Automated Testing
5 29 (23.77%) User Acceptance Testing
6 26 (21.31%) Functional Testing
6 26 (21.31%) SDLC
7 24 (19.67%) Manual Testing
8 22 (18.03%) Integration Testing
9 21 (17.21%) Defect Management
10 20 (16.39%) Performance Testing
10 20 (16.39%) Software Testing
11 19 (15.57%) System Testing
11 19 (15.57%) Test Planning
12 16 (13.11%) Automation Testing
13 14 (11.48%) CRM
13 14 (11.48%) Non-Functional Testing
13 14 (11.48%) Translating Business Requirements
14 13 (10.66%) Project Management
14 13 (10.66%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 45 (36.89%) SQL
2 23 (18.85%) C#
3 18 (14.75%) Java
4 13 (10.66%) JavaScript
5 12 (9.84%) ABAP
6 11 (9.02%) Python
7 9 (7.38%) C
7 9 (7.38%) VB.NET
8 7 (5.74%) VB
8 7 (5.74%) VBA
9 6 (4.92%) C++
9 6 (4.92%) PHP
10 5 (4.10%) PL/SQL
10 5 (4.10%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.64%) Ruby
12 1 (0.82%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.82%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 25 (20.49%) ISEB
2 17 (13.93%) Degree
3 15 (12.30%) ISTQB
4 12 (9.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (7.38%) ISEB Practitioner
6 5 (4.10%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.46%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.46%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (44.26%) QA
2 2 (1.64%) SLA
3 1 (0.82%) JTAG
Systems Management
1 9 (7.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 39 (31.97%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.84%) SAP
3 8 (6.56%) Oracle
4 6 (4.92%) HP
5 3 (2.46%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.64%) Intel
7 1 (0.82%) Apple
7 1 (0.82%) Fujitsu
7 1 (0.82%) Google
7 1 (0.82%) IBM
7 1 (0.82%) Infor
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