The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Regression Testing
Wales / South Wales
Rank 73 93 86
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -7
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 8 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.90% 0.28% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 0.34% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 10
Median salary £33,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,700 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £37,500 £37,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
770 884 930
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 86.42% 81.40% 81.79%
Number of salaries quoted 684 777 832
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,850 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales 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 South Wales

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the South Wales region.

Regression Testing Salary Trend in South Wales

Regression Testing
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
Cardiff +15 8 £33,500 +26.41% 1
Regression Testing
Wales

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (70.00%) Selenium
3 11 (55.00%) SQL
4 10 (50.00%) .NET
4 10 (50.00%) Scrum
5 9 (45.00%) C#
5 9 (45.00%) Test Automation
5 9 (45.00%) Exploratory Testing
6 8 (40.00%) Manual Testing
6 8 (40.00%) Web Services
7 7 (35.00%) Visual Studio
8 6 (30.00%) Automated Testing
8 6 (30.00%) Kanban
8 6 (30.00%) Automation Testing
9 5 (25.00%) Black-Box Testing
9 5 (25.00%) Functional Testing
9 5 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
9 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (25.00%) ISEB
10 4 (20.00%) C++
10 4 (20.00%) Java
10 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 4 (20.00%) SDLC
11 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
11 3 (15.00%) Coaching
11 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
11 3 (15.00%) Advertising
11 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (15.00%) Cucumber
11 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 1 (5.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (70.00%) Selenium
2 7 (35.00%) Visual Studio
3 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (15.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (10.00%) JUnit
5 2 (10.00%) TestLink
5 2 (10.00%) VersionOne
6 1 (5.00%) Hudson
6 1 (5.00%) JIRA
6 1 (5.00%) SpecFlow
6 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
6 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (15.00%) Advertising
2 1 (5.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Analyst
1 19 (95.00%) Test Analyst
2 9 (45.00%) Senior Analyst
2 9 (45.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile Test Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) QA Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Quality Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) .NET
2 8 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (10.00%) Android
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) CentOS
3 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) Scrum
3 9 (45.00%) Exploratory Testing
3 9 (45.00%) Test Automation
4 8 (40.00%) Manual Testing
5 6 (30.00%) Automated Testing
5 6 (30.00%) Automation Testing
5 6 (30.00%) Kanban
6 5 (25.00%) Black-Box Testing
6 5 (25.00%) Functional Testing
6 5 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (20.00%) SDLC
8 3 (15.00%) Coaching
8 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (15.00%) TDD
8 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
9 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (10.00%) System Testing
9 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) SQL
2 9 (45.00%) C#
3 4 (20.00%) C++
3 4 (20.00%) Java
3 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (10.00%) Korn
4 2 (10.00%) Objective-C
4 2 (10.00%) Perl
4 2 (10.00%) PHP
4 2 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) ISEB
2 3 (15.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.00%) Perforce
1 1 (5.00%) Red Hat