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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 167 152 184
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +32
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 44 31 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.86% 0.70% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 0.86% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 30 26 16
Average salary £36,250 £32,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.28% -1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,600 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
4079 3599 3748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.07% 80.99% 77.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3418 2943 3158
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 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
Coventry -9 15 £22,000 -38.88%
Birmingham -2 11 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Warwickshire -8 6 £35,000 +34.61% 1
Staffordshire - 6 £32,500 - 2
Walsall - 6 £37,500 -
Wolverhampton +7 4 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Solihull -5 4 £37,500 +33.92%
Worcestershire -4 1 £32,500 +3.17%
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 35 (51.47%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (33.82%) Test Scripting
3 21 (30.88%) Degree
4 19 (27.94%) User Acceptance Testing
5 17 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 17 (25.00%) Windows
6 16 (23.53%) CMS
6 16 (23.53%) Marketing
7 15 (22.06%) Project Management
7 15 (22.06%) E-Commerce
8 14 (20.59%) PRINCE2
8 14 (20.59%) Management Information System
9 13 (19.12%) Automated Testing
9 13 (19.12%) Android
9 13 (19.12%) Apple iOS
10 12 (17.65%) Change Control
10 12 (17.65%) Analytics
10 12 (17.65%) User Experience
10 12 (17.65%) Multivariate Testing
10 12 (17.65%) Google Analytics
10 12 (17.65%) Risk Analysis
10 12 (17.65%) Google
10 12 (17.65%) Content Management
10 12 (17.65%) Penetration Testing
10 12 (17.65%) Scrum
11 11 (16.18%) HTML
11 11 (16.18%) SQL
11 11 (16.18%) CSS
12 10 (14.71%) Integration Testing
13 9 (13.24%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 16 (23.53%) CMS
2 4 (5.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (17.65%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.94%) SAP FI
2 2 (2.94%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (2.94%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.88%) Ethernet
2 4 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (2.94%) Firewall
4 1 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (13.24%) JIRA
1 9 (13.24%) Hudson
1 9 (13.24%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.35%) Selenium
3 4 (5.88%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (4.41%) VectorCAST
4 3 (4.41%) Subversion
5 2 (2.94%) JBehave
5 2 (2.94%) Behat
6 1 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.47%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (1.47%) Ranorex
General
1 16 (23.53%) Marketing
2 8 (11.76%) Finance
3 6 (8.82%) Billing
4 4 (5.88%) Automotive
5 3 (4.41%) Back Office
6 2 (2.94%) Electronics
6 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (38.24%) Analyst
2 23 (33.82%) Tester
3 17 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 9 (13.24%) Web Tester
5 7 (10.29%) Mobile Tester
5 7 (10.29%) Business Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) Software Tester
6 6 (8.82%) Test Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) UAT Tester
7 3 (4.41%) Software Test Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Release Manager
7 3 (4.41%) Software Test Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Junior
8 2 (2.94%) Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (2.94%) SAP Manager
8 2 (2.94%) SAP Release Manager
8 2 (2.94%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.18%) HTML
1 11 (16.18%) CSS
2 6 (8.82%) .NET
3 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.47%) XML
4 1 (1.47%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.59%) Management Information System
2 12 (17.65%) User Experience
3 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.41%) PMI
5 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.00%) Windows
2 13 (19.12%) Android
2 13 (19.12%) Apple iOS
3 7 (10.29%) Windows Mobile
4 6 (8.82%) Linux
5 4 (5.88%) VxWorks
6 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (51.47%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (33.82%) Test Scripting
3 19 (27.94%) User Acceptance Testing
4 17 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 15 (22.06%) E-Commerce
5 15 (22.06%) Project Management
6 14 (20.59%) PRINCE2
7 13 (19.12%) Automated Testing
8 12 (17.65%) Risk Analysis
8 12 (17.65%) Content Management
8 12 (17.65%) Penetration Testing
8 12 (17.65%) Multivariate Testing
8 12 (17.65%) Scrum
8 12 (17.65%) Change Control
8 12 (17.65%) Analytics
9 10 (14.71%) Integration Testing
10 9 (13.24%) BDD
10 9 (13.24%) Manual Testing
10 9 (13.24%) Mentoring
11 7 (10.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.18%) SQL
2 7 (10.29%) C
3 6 (8.82%) C#
3 6 (8.82%) C++
4 4 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.88%) PHP
5 3 (4.41%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.41%) Embedded C
5 3 (4.41%) Java
6 2 (2.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (30.88%) Degree
2 5 (7.35%) ISEB
2 5 (7.35%) ISTQB
3 3 (4.41%) PMP
4 2 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.24%) QA
2 4 (5.88%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.94%) vSphere
Vendors
1 12 (17.65%) Google
2 7 (10.29%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.35%) SAP
4 3 (4.41%) Fujitsu
4 3 (4.41%) MKS
5 2 (2.94%) VMware
5 2 (2.94%) Oracle
6 1 (1.47%) Telerik
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