The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank - 25 17
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 0 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen - 5.65% 5.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 5.88% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Average salary - £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +14.70%
Regression Testing
South Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
89 119 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 94.68% 95.97% 90.38%
Number of salaries quoted 78 92 46
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Torfaen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Regression Testing Salary Trend in Torfaen

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) IPTV
2 2 (66.67%) Korn
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) DTV
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) DTV
1 2 (66.67%) IPTV
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Korn
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft