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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 180 187 204
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +17
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 54 42 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.94% 0.74% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 0.85% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 49 36 17
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
4995 4944 4566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.36% 87.01% 83.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3939 4032 3788
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 27 August 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 27 August 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 15 £25,000 -9.09%
Warwickshire +12 9 £46,250 +68.18% 2
Birmingham -23 8 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Coventry -1 7 £37,500 -
Solihull +19 4 £22,500 -40.00%
West Bromwich +6 3 £32,500 +8.33%
Worcestershire - 3 £31,500 -
Wolverhampton +3 2 £30,750 -18.00%
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 56 (44.80%) QA
2 43 (34.40%) Microsoft
3 42 (33.60%) SQL
4 41 (32.80%) Test Scripting
5 32 (25.60%) User Acceptance Testing
6 30 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (23.20%) Scrum
7 29 (23.20%) Integration Testing
7 29 (23.20%) Automated Testing
8 28 (22.40%) Functional Testing
8 28 (22.40%) Defect Management
9 25 (20.00%) SDLC
9 25 (20.00%) Performance Testing
9 25 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 24 (19.20%) Manual Testing
10 24 (19.20%) Test Planning
11 23 (18.40%) C#
12 22 (17.60%) ISEB
13 21 (16.80%) Finance
14 20 (16.00%) System Testing
14 20 (16.00%) Selenium
14 20 (16.00%) Software Testing
15 19 (15.20%) Degree
15 19 (15.20%) MS Excel
16 18 (14.40%) Java
16 18 (14.40%) .NET
16 18 (14.40%) Computer Science
16 18 (14.40%) Automation Testing
16 18 (14.40%) SQL Server 2008
17 17 (13.60%) HTML

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 (2.40%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.60%) Confluence
Applications
1 19 (15.20%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (7.20%) SAP MM
2 8 (6.40%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (2.40%) Maximo
4 1 (0.80%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.20%) Internet
2 2 (1.60%) HTTPS
2 2 (1.60%) SSH
3 1 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (14.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (8.80%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (8.80%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (5.60%) MS Access
5 3 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.60%) MySQL
6 2 (1.60%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (16.00%) Selenium
2 14 (11.20%) Jenkins
3 11 (8.80%) JIRA
4 8 (6.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (5.60%) HP UFT
5 7 (5.60%) JUnit
5 7 (5.60%) Mercurial
5 7 (5.60%) QADirector
5 7 (5.60%) TestPartner
5 7 (5.60%) Visual Studio
6 6 (4.80%) LoadRunner
7 5 (4.00%) LoadUI
7 5 (4.00%) Maven
7 5 (4.00%) SoapUI
7 5 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
7 5 (4.00%) WebDriver
8 4 (3.20%) Git (software)
8 4 (3.20%) Subversion
9 3 (2.40%) NUnit
9 3 (2.40%) Serena SBM
General
1 21 (16.80%) Finance
2 14 (11.20%) Retail
3 7 (5.60%) Automotive
4 6 (4.80%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.40%) Back Office
6 1 (0.80%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 42 (33.60%) Analyst
2 38 (30.40%) Tester
3 34 (27.20%) Test Analyst
4 21 (16.80%) Software Tester
5 13 (10.40%) Test Manager
6 9 (7.20%) Applications Tester
6 9 (7.20%) Consultant
6 9 (7.20%) Developer
6 9 (7.20%) QA Analyst
6 9 (7.20%) SAP Consultant
6 9 (7.20%) SAP MM Consultant
6 9 (7.20%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (6.40%) QA Manager
7 8 (6.40%) QA Test Manager
7 8 (6.40%) Test Engineer
7 8 (6.40%) Test Leader
8 7 (5.60%) Senior Test Analyst
9 6 (4.80%) Lead Developer
9 6 (4.80%) Lead Test Analyst
9 6 (4.80%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (14.40%) .NET
2 17 (13.60%) HTML
3 12 (9.60%) jQuery
4 11 (8.80%) EDI
4 11 (8.80%) Web Services
5 9 (7.20%) CSS
6 8 (6.40%) HTML5
7 7 (5.60%) AngularJS
7 7 (5.60%) CSS3
7 7 (5.60%) Django
7 7 (5.60%) RESTful
8 6 (4.80%) ASP.NET
9 4 (3.20%) XML
10 3 (2.40%) Ajax
10 3 (2.40%) REST
11 2 (1.60%) JSON
11 2 (1.60%) Node.js
11 2 (1.60%) Ruby on Rails
12 1 (0.80%) CORBA
12 1 (0.80%) Wayland
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.40%) Computer Science
2 17 (13.60%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (9.60%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (6.40%) Client/Server
4 8 (6.40%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.00%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.40%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.60%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.80%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.80%) CAN bus
8 1 (0.80%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.80%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.40%) Windows
2 7 (5.60%) Linux
2 7 (5.60%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.40%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.60%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.80%) MeeGo
5 1 (0.80%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (32.80%) Test Scripting
2 32 (25.60%) User Acceptance Testing
3 30 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (23.20%) Automated Testing
4 29 (23.20%) Integration Testing
4 29 (23.20%) Scrum
5 28 (22.40%) Defect Management
5 28 (22.40%) Functional Testing
6 25 (20.00%) Performance Testing
6 25 (20.00%) SDLC
7 24 (19.20%) Manual Testing
7 24 (19.20%) Test Planning
8 20 (16.00%) Software Testing
8 20 (16.00%) System Testing
9 18 (14.40%) Automation Testing
10 17 (13.60%) Mentoring
11 16 (12.80%) Test Automation
12 14 (11.20%) Unit Testing
13 13 (10.40%) Test Strategy
14 12 (9.60%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 42 (33.60%) SQL
2 23 (18.40%) C#
3 18 (14.40%) Java
4 15 (12.00%) JavaScript
5 13 (10.40%) C
6 11 (8.80%) Python
7 9 (7.20%) ABAP
7 9 (7.20%) VB.NET
8 7 (5.60%) PHP
8 7 (5.60%) VB
8 7 (5.60%) VBA
9 5 (4.00%) C++
9 5 (4.00%) PL/SQL
9 5 (4.00%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.60%) Ruby
11 1 (0.80%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.80%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 22 (17.60%) ISEB
2 19 (15.20%) Degree
3 11 (8.80%) ISTQB
3 11 (8.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (8.00%) ISEB Practitioner
5 5 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.40%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.40%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (44.80%) QA
2 3 (2.40%) SLA
3 1 (0.80%) JTAG
Systems Management
1 9 (7.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 43 (34.40%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.20%) SAP
3 8 (6.40%) HP
3 8 (6.40%) Oracle
4 2 (1.60%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.60%) IBM
4 2 (1.60%) Intel
4 2 (1.60%) Kaspersky
4 2 (1.60%) VMware
4 2 (1.60%) WatchGuard
5 1 (0.80%) Apple
5 1 (0.80%) Fujitsu
5 1 (0.80%) Google
5 1 (0.80%) Infor
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