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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 207 214 192
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -22
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 15 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.26% 0.20% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.26% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 15
Average salary £33,750 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,850 £29,700 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £50,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
4954 4284 4350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.76% 79.50% 78.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4006 3551 3667
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 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +10 5 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Solihull +13 3 £37,500 +15.38%
Birmingham -3 3 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Warwickshire -16 2 £17,000 -51.42%
Walsall - 2 £37,500 -
Wolverhampton - 2 £37,500 -
Coventry -12 1 £30,000 -1.63% 1
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 31 (46.97%) Test Scripting
2 30 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
3 27 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (25.76%) Project Management
4 17 (25.76%) Degree
5 16 (24.24%) QA
6 15 (22.73%) Management Information System
6 15 (22.73%) Scrum
7 14 (21.21%) E-Commerce
7 14 (21.21%) Marketing
7 14 (21.21%) Software Testing
8 13 (19.70%) Change Control
8 13 (19.70%) Content Management
9 12 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
9 12 (18.18%) CMS
9 12 (18.18%) PRINCE2
9 12 (18.18%) Multivariate Testing
9 12 (18.18%) Analytics
9 12 (18.18%) Google
9 12 (18.18%) Risk Analysis
9 12 (18.18%) Google Analytics
9 12 (18.18%) User Experience
10 11 (16.67%) SQL
11 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
11 9 (13.64%) ISEB
11 9 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (13.64%) Automation Testing
12 8 (12.12%) Mentoring
12 8 (12.12%) Integration Testing
12 8 (12.12%) Billing

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 12 (18.18%) CMS
2 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) MS Office
2 3 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) SAP FI
1 2 (3.03%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (3.03%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.52%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.18%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) Ethernet
1 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.58%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (12.12%) JIRA
2 6 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (7.58%) Selenium
3 5 (7.58%) Ranorex
4 3 (4.55%) FogBugz
4 3 (4.55%) Bugzilla
5 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.03%) HP UFT
5 2 (3.03%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (1.52%) Hudson
6 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.52%) Subversion
6 1 (1.52%) VectorCAST
6 1 (1.52%) CANoe
General
1 14 (21.21%) Marketing
2 8 (12.12%) Billing
3 7 (10.61%) Finance
4 6 (9.09%) Retail
5 3 (4.55%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.03%) Electronics
7 1 (1.52%) Back Office
7 1 (1.52%) Automotive
7 1 (1.52%) Military
Job Titles
1 34 (51.52%) Analyst
2 26 (39.39%) Test Analyst
3 14 (21.21%) Tester
4 8 (12.12%) Junior
4 8 (12.12%) Business Analyst
5 7 (10.61%) Junior Test Analyst
5 7 (10.61%) Junior Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) Software Tester
7 3 (4.55%) Software Test Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Business Test Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Automation Test Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Automation Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Release Manager
7 3 (4.55%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) QA Tester
8 2 (3.03%) QA Test Analyst
8 2 (3.03%) QA Analyst
8 2 (3.03%) UAT Tester
8 2 (3.03%) Quality Analyst
8 2 (3.03%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.12%) Web Services
2 7 (10.61%) .NET
3 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.52%) CSS
3 1 (1.52%) HTML
3 1 (1.52%) XML
3 1 (1.52%) XSD
3 1 (1.52%) Ajax
3 1 (1.52%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.73%) Management Information System
2 12 (18.18%) User Experience
3 7 (10.61%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.55%) PMI
5 2 (3.03%) EPoS
5 2 (3.03%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.52%) GIS
6 1 (1.52%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.03%) Windows
1 2 (3.03%) VxWorks
2 1 (1.52%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (1.52%) Android
2 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (46.97%) Test Scripting
2 30 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
3 27 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (25.76%) Project Management
5 15 (22.73%) Scrum
6 14 (21.21%) Software Testing
6 14 (21.21%) E-Commerce
7 13 (19.70%) Content Management
7 13 (19.70%) Change Control
8 12 (18.18%) Multivariate Testing
8 12 (18.18%) Analytics
8 12 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
8 12 (18.18%) PRINCE2
8 12 (18.18%) Risk Analysis
9 9 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (13.64%) Automation Testing
10 8 (12.12%) Mentoring
10 8 (12.12%) Integration Testing
10 8 (12.12%) Validation
10 8 (12.12%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.67%) SQL
2 7 (10.61%) C#
3 3 (4.55%) Java
3 3 (4.55%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.55%) PHP
3 3 (4.55%) VB
3 3 (4.55%) C
4 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.03%) C++
5 1 (1.52%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 17 (25.76%) Degree
2 9 (13.64%) ISEB
3 6 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (6.06%) ISTQB
5 3 (4.55%) PMP
6 2 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (24.24%) QA
2 3 (4.55%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (18.18%) Google
2 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.09%) SAP
4 3 (4.55%) VMware
5 1 (1.52%) Telerik
5 1 (1.52%) Fujitsu
5 1 (1.52%) IBM
5 1 (1.52%) ESRI
5 1 (1.52%) MKS
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 20 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + bonus, pension etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago