The first table below looks at the demand for Regression Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 74 86 79
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 12 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.18% 0.39% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 0.52% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 9
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £40,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
822 765 656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 80.99% 74.42% 70.31%
Number of salaries quoted 691 692 589
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,772 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Regression Testing
Wales

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Regression Testing Salary Histogram in South Wales

Regression Testing
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +7 5 £33,750 -15.62% 1
Newport - 5 £26,750 -
Regression Testing
Wales

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 15 (60.00%) SQL
2 12 (48.00%) QA
3 11 (44.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (32.00%) Test Scripting
5 7 (28.00%) Selenium
5 7 (28.00%) IBM
6 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (24.00%) XML
7 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 5 (20.00%) N-Tier
7 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (20.00%) Information Management
7 5 (20.00%) Automated Testing
7 5 (20.00%) Finance
7 5 (20.00%) Performance Testing
7 5 (20.00%) Statistics
7 5 (20.00%) Rational Performance Tester
7 5 (20.00%) Android
7 5 (20.00%) Test Automation
8 4 (16.00%) JIRA
9 3 (12.00%) Agile Testing
9 3 (12.00%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (12.00%) iPad
9 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (12.00%) Validation
9 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
9 3 (12.00%) Linux
9 3 (12.00%) Oracle
9 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
10 2 (8.00%) Java

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Selenium
2 5 (20.00%) Rational Performance Tester
3 4 (16.00%) JIRA
4 2 (8.00%) Rational Functional Tester
4 2 (8.00%) SoapUI
5 1 (4.00%) ClearQuest
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Test Analyst
1 13 (52.00%) Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) QA Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) QA Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Test Manager
3 5 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) QA Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Web Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) XML
2 2 (8.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) N-Tier
1 5 (20.00%) Statistics
2 3 (12.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Android
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Linux
3 2 (8.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (32.00%) Test Scripting
3 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.00%) Information Management
3 5 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 5 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 5 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (12.00%) Agile Testing
4 3 (12.00%) Validation
5 2 (8.00%) B2B
5 2 (8.00%) B2C
5 2 (8.00%) Scrum
5 2 (8.00%) Quality Management
5 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (8.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (8.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) ISEB
1 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (48.00%) QA
2 2 (8.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 2 (8.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) IBM
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle
4 2 (8.00%) T-Plan
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum - excellent company benefits
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