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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 168 180 207
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +27
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 69 46 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.14% 0.78% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 0.90% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 58 41 12
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,050
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.68% -3.33%
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
5249 5129 4482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 86.92% 87.09% 83.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4097 4168 3718
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,405
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +21 29 £30,000 +9.09% 1
Birmingham -24 8 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Warwickshire +11 6 £35,250 +28.18%
Coventry 0 6 £36,250 -3.33% 3
Solihull +14 4 £22,500 -40.00%
Worcestershire - 4 £62,500 -
West Bromwich - 3 £32,500 -
Wolverhampton -2 1 £26,500 -29.33% 1
Shropshire - 1 - - 1
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 51 (41.80%) QA
2 43 (35.25%) Test Scripting
2 43 (35.25%) Microsoft
3 41 (33.61%) SQL
4 38 (31.15%) User Acceptance Testing
5 33 (27.05%) Integration Testing
6 31 (25.41%) Defect Management
7 30 (24.59%) Automated Testing
7 30 (24.59%) Functional Testing
8 28 (22.95%) Manual Testing
9 27 (22.13%) Test Planning
10 26 (21.31%) ISEB
11 25 (20.49%) System Testing
11 25 (20.49%) Performance Testing
12 24 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
13 23 (18.85%) Finance
14 22 (18.03%) Software Testing
14 22 (18.03%) Mentoring
14 22 (18.03%) SDLC
15 20 (16.39%) C#
15 20 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
16 19 (15.57%) SQL Server
16 19 (15.57%) MS Excel
16 19 (15.57%) Scrum
16 19 (15.57%) Degree
17 18 (14.75%) Unit Testing
17 18 (14.75%) Automation Testing
18 16 (13.11%) .NET
18 16 (13.11%) SQL Server 2008
18 16 (13.11%) Test Automation

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%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.82%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (15.57%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (9.84%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (6.56%) SAP MM
3 3 (2.46%) Maximo
4 1 (0.82%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.92%) Internet
2 1 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.57%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (7.38%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (7.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (5.74%) MS Access
5 2 (1.64%) MySQL
5 2 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (12.30%) Selenium
2 8 (6.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (5.74%) HP UFT
3 7 (5.74%) JIRA
3 7 (5.74%) JUnit
3 7 (5.74%) QADirector
3 7 (5.74%) TestPartner
4 6 (4.92%) Jenkins
5 5 (4.10%) LoadUI
5 5 (4.10%) Maven
5 5 (4.10%) SoapUI
6 4 (3.28%) Serena SBM
6 4 (3.28%) TestDirector
6 4 (3.28%) WinRunner
7 3 (2.46%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.46%) NUnit
7 3 (2.46%) Selenium IDE
7 3 (2.46%) Subversion
7 3 (2.46%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.64%) Zephyr
General
1 23 (18.85%) Finance
2 10 (8.20%) Retail
3 7 (5.74%) Automotive
4 5 (4.10%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.46%) Back Office
6 1 (0.82%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 39 (31.97%) Analyst
2 36 (29.51%) Tester
3 35 (28.69%) Test Analyst
4 21 (17.21%) Software Tester
5 17 (13.93%) Test Manager
6 12 (9.84%) QA Manager
6 12 (9.84%) QA Test Manager
7 11 (9.02%) Test Engineer
8 9 (7.38%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (6.56%) Consultant
9 8 (6.56%) SAP Consultant
9 8 (6.56%) SAP MM Consultant
9 8 (6.56%) Senior Test Analyst
10 7 (5.74%) Applications Tester
10 7 (5.74%) Automation Tester
10 7 (5.74%) Developer
11 6 (4.92%) Lead Test Analyst
11 6 (4.92%) Software Analyst
11 6 (4.92%) Software Test Analyst
12 5 (4.10%) Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.11%) .NET
2 15 (12.30%) HTML
3 11 (9.02%) Web Services
4 10 (8.20%) jQuery
5 9 (7.38%) EDI
6 7 (5.74%) CSS
6 7 (5.74%) RESTful
7 6 (4.92%) HTML5
8 5 (4.10%) AngularJS
8 5 (4.10%) CSS3
8 5 (4.10%) Django
9 3 (2.46%) Ajax
10 2 (1.64%) JSON
10 2 (1.64%) Node.js
10 2 (1.64%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (1.64%) XML
11 1 (0.82%) CORBA
11 1 (0.82%) REST
11 1 (0.82%) Wayland
11 1 (0.82%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (12.30%) Computer Science
3 14 (11.48%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (9.84%) Data Centre
5 10 (8.20%) Client/Server
6 5 (4.10%) Driving Licence
7 4 (3.28%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.82%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.82%) CAN bus
8 1 (0.82%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.82%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.84%) Windows
2 7 (5.74%) Windows 7
3 4 (3.28%) Linux
4 1 (0.82%) MeeGo
4 1 (0.82%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (35.25%) Test Scripting
2 38 (31.15%) User Acceptance Testing
3 33 (27.05%) Integration Testing
4 31 (25.41%) Defect Management
5 30 (24.59%) Automated Testing
5 30 (24.59%) Functional Testing
6 28 (22.95%) Manual Testing
7 27 (22.13%) Test Planning
8 25 (20.49%) Performance Testing
8 25 (20.49%) System Testing
9 24 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (18.03%) Mentoring
10 22 (18.03%) SDLC
10 22 (18.03%) Software Testing
11 19 (15.57%) Scrum
12 18 (14.75%) Automation Testing
12 18 (14.75%) Unit Testing
13 16 (13.11%) Test Automation
14 14 (11.48%) Time Management
15 12 (9.84%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (33.61%) SQL
2 20 (16.39%) C#
3 14 (11.48%) C
4 12 (9.84%) Java
5 10 (8.20%) JavaScript
6 8 (6.56%) ABAP
6 8 (6.56%) VB
7 7 (5.74%) PHP
7 7 (5.74%) VBA
8 6 (4.92%) Python
8 6 (4.92%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.46%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.64%) C++
10 2 (1.64%) Embedded C
10 2 (1.64%) Ruby
11 1 (0.82%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (21.31%) ISEB
2 19 (15.57%) Degree
3 13 (10.66%) ISTQB
3 13 (10.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 11 (9.02%) ISEB Practitioner
5 5 (4.10%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.46%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.46%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (41.80%) QA
2 5 (4.10%) SLA
3 1 (0.82%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.82%) JTAG
3 1 (0.82%) TickIT
Systems Management
1 9 (7.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 43 (35.25%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.56%) HP
2 8 (6.56%) SAP
3 6 (4.92%) Oracle
4 2 (1.64%) hybris
4 2 (1.64%) Kaspersky
4 2 (1.64%) VMware
4 2 (1.64%) WatchGuard
5 1 (0.82%) Apple
5 1 (0.82%) Fujitsu
5 1 (0.82%) Google
5 1 (0.82%) IBM
5 1 (0.82%) Infor
5 1 (0.82%) Intel
5 1 (0.82%) MKS
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