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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 197 201 192
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 13 18 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.33% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.41% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 12
Average salary £27,500 £32,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.06% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £35,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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
4723 4391 4380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.48% 80.23% 79.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3867 3645 3717
Average salary £42,500 £42,350 £40,854
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.35% +3.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,299 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
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 3 September 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
(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
Staffordshire +11 9 £27,500 -15.38%
Birmingham +7 1 £27,500 -21.42% 2
Coventry -12 1 £22,500 -16.66%
West Bromwich -12 1 £30,000 -4.76%
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 27 (52.94%) Test Scripting
2 22 (43.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 22 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (33.33%) QA
4 13 (25.49%) Software Testing
5 12 (23.53%) Scrum
5 12 (23.53%) Degree
6 11 (21.57%) Project Management
7 10 (19.61%) JIRA
7 10 (19.61%) Change Control
8 9 (17.65%) Automation Testing
8 9 (17.65%) Management Information System
8 9 (17.65%) SQL
8 9 (17.65%) E-Commerce
9 8 (15.69%) Web Services
9 8 (15.69%) ISEB
9 8 (15.69%) Content Management
9 8 (15.69%) Automated Testing
9 8 (15.69%) Marketing
9 8 (15.69%) Unit Testing
10 7 (13.73%) Risk Analysis
10 7 (13.73%) Google Analytics
10 7 (13.73%) System Testing
10 7 (13.73%) Multivariate Testing
10 7 (13.73%) Mentoring
10 7 (13.73%) Analytics
10 7 (13.73%) User Experience
10 7 (13.73%) Google
10 7 (13.73%) Penetration Testing
10 7 (13.73%) CMS

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 7 (13.73%) CMS
2 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) MS Office
2 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.96%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.73%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.96%) Intranet
1 1 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (19.61%) JIRA
2 6 (11.76%) Selenium
2 6 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (9.80%) Ranorex
4 3 (5.88%) FogBugz
4 3 (5.88%) HP UFT
4 3 (5.88%) Bugzilla
5 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.96%) WinRunner
6 1 (1.96%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (1.96%) SonarQube
General
1 8 (15.69%) Marketing
2 6 (11.76%) Retail
2 6 (11.76%) Billing
3 4 (7.84%) Finance
4 3 (5.88%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.88%) Electronics
5 1 (1.96%) Military
Job Titles
1 29 (56.86%) Analyst
2 24 (47.06%) Test Analyst
3 14 (27.45%) Tester
4 7 (13.73%) Junior
4 7 (13.73%) Junior Test Analyst
4 7 (13.73%) Junior Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) Business Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) Software Tester
6 3 (5.88%) Business Test Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Automation Test Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Automation Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Software Test Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) QA Tester
7 2 (3.92%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) QA Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Quality Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Test Engineer
8 1 (1.96%) Team Leader
8 1 (1.96%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (1.96%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.69%) Web Services
2 6 (11.76%) .NET
3 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.96%) XML
3 1 (1.96%) XSD
3 1 (1.96%) Ajax
3 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 7 (13.73%) User Experience
3 6 (11.76%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.92%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.92%) EPoS
5 1 (1.96%) GIS
5 1 (1.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.96%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.96%) Windows
1 1 (1.96%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (52.94%) Test Scripting
2 22 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (43.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (25.49%) Software Testing
4 12 (23.53%) Scrum
5 11 (21.57%) Project Management
6 10 (19.61%) Change Control
7 9 (17.65%) Automation Testing
7 9 (17.65%) E-Commerce
8 8 (15.69%) Content Management
8 8 (15.69%) Automated Testing
8 8 (15.69%) Unit Testing
9 7 (13.73%) Risk Analysis
9 7 (13.73%) Penetration Testing
9 7 (13.73%) PRINCE2
9 7 (13.73%) Analytics
9 7 (13.73%) System Testing
9 7 (13.73%) Multivariate Testing
9 7 (13.73%) Mentoring
10 6 (11.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.65%) SQL
2 4 (7.84%) C#
3 3 (5.88%) Java
3 3 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.88%) PHP
3 3 (5.88%) VB
4 1 (1.96%) MATLAB
4 1 (1.96%) C
4 1 (1.96%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (23.53%) Degree
2 8 (15.69%) ISEB
3 6 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (7.84%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (33.33%) QA
2 4 (7.84%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
1 7 (13.73%) Google
2 3 (5.88%) VMware
3 1 (1.96%) Telerik
3 1 (1.96%) ESRI
3 1 (1.96%) SAP
3 1 (1.96%) IBM
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Salary: 25,000-40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
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