The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 94 93 74
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -19
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 15 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.08% 1.19% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 1.53% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 20
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,842 £27,500 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,661 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.15% +1.88%
Regression Testing
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1127 1047 954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 81.37% 77.84% 75.53%
Number of salaries quoted 925 914 846
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Regression Testing Salary Trend in Wales

Regression Testing
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 31 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
South Wales -7 15 £35,000 +7.69%
Regression Testing
UK

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 30 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (81.25%) JavaScript
3 21 (65.63%) Java
4 20 (62.50%) Linux
4 20 (62.50%) Jenkins
5 17 (53.13%) Client/Server
5 17 (53.13%) JUnit
5 17 (53.13%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (53.13%) Product Management
5 17 (53.13%) Cucumber
6 16 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 16 (50.00%) Bug Management
7 15 (46.88%) ISEB
7 15 (46.88%) C++
8 13 (40.63%) Selenium
9 10 (31.25%) Test Management
9 10 (31.25%) Groovy
9 10 (31.25%) Python
9 10 (31.25%) DTV
9 10 (31.25%) Scrum
9 10 (31.25%) Cyber Security
10 9 (28.13%) Test Scripting
11 8 (25.00%) Korn
11 8 (25.00%) Test Automation
11 8 (25.00%) Bash Shell
11 8 (25.00%) Objective-C
11 8 (25.00%) Perl
12 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
12 7 (21.88%) Confluence
12 7 (21.88%) BDD

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (21.88%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.13%) DVB
2 1 (3.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) Data Mining
2 2 (6.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 20 (62.50%) Jenkins
2 17 (53.13%) Cucumber
2 17 (53.13%) JUnit
3 13 (40.63%) Selenium
4 7 (21.88%) JIRA
5 3 (9.38%) Maven
5 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (9.38%) JMeter
5 3 (9.38%) Artifactory
6 1 (3.13%) TestLink
6 1 (3.13%) Xcode
6 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
1 2 (6.25%) Advertising
1 2 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (53.13%) Software Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Test Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Automation Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Test Automation Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Test Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (53.13%) Client/Server
2 10 (31.25%) DTV
3 7 (21.88%) User Experience
4 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.13%) Statistics
5 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (62.50%) Linux
2 7 (21.88%) Android
2 7 (21.88%) Apple iOS
3 3 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (53.13%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (53.13%) Product Management
3 16 (50.00%) Bug Management
3 16 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 10 (31.25%) Test Management
4 10 (31.25%) Scrum
4 10 (31.25%) Cyber Security
5 9 (28.13%) Test Scripting
6 8 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 7 (21.88%) TDD
7 7 (21.88%) BDD
8 3 (9.38%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (9.38%) Automated Testing
9 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
9 2 (6.25%) Software Testing
9 2 (6.25%) SDLC
9 2 (6.25%) Mobile Marketing
9 2 (6.25%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (81.25%) JavaScript
2 21 (65.63%) Java
3 15 (46.88%) C++
4 10 (31.25%) Python
4 10 (31.25%) Groovy
5 8 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 8 (25.00%) Objective-C
5 8 (25.00%) Korn
5 8 (25.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (46.88%) ISEB
2 5 (15.63%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
1 3 (9.38%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.13%) Perforce