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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 88 88 95
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 20 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.44% 1.48% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 1.81% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 2
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -12.16%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
1141 1105 920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 82.15% 81.97% 74.19%
Number of salaries quoted 939 944 813
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 28 May 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 0 20 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Regression Testing
UK

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 28 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (76.47%) JavaScript
3 23 (67.65%) Java
4 22 (64.71%) Linux
5 21 (61.76%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (61.76%) Jenkins
6 20 (58.82%) Cucumber
6 20 (58.82%) Client/Server
6 20 (58.82%) JUnit
7 18 (52.94%) Product Management
7 18 (52.94%) Bug Management
8 14 (41.18%) Bash Shell
8 14 (41.18%) Software Engineering
8 14 (41.18%) Korn
8 14 (41.18%) Selenium
8 14 (41.18%) C++
8 14 (41.18%) Perl
9 13 (38.24%) Scrum
10 12 (35.29%) Objective-C
10 12 (35.29%) TCP/IP
10 12 (35.29%) TDD
10 12 (35.29%) BDD
10 12 (35.29%) User Experience
11 11 (32.35%) Confluence
11 11 (32.35%) Test Management
11 11 (32.35%) JIRA
11 11 (32.35%) ISEB
12 10 (29.41%) Python
12 10 (29.41%) DTV
12 10 (29.41%) Cyber Security

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 11 (32.35%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 12 (35.29%) TCP/IP
2 4 (11.76%) HTTP
2 4 (11.76%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (61.76%) Jenkins
2 20 (58.82%) Cucumber
2 20 (58.82%) JUnit
3 14 (41.18%) Selenium
4 11 (32.35%) JIRA
5 4 (11.76%) TestLink
5 4 (11.76%) Eclipse
5 4 (11.76%) Xcode
6 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
6 2 (5.88%) Subversion
7 1 (2.94%) Artifactory
7 1 (2.94%) Maven
7 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.94%) JMeter
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Software Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Analyst
2 6 (17.65%) Test Analyst
2 6 (17.65%) Test Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Automation Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Test Automation Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Software Development Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Development Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Software Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Automation Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Mobile Tester
6 1 (2.94%) QA Automation Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) QA Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) HTML
2 1 (2.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (58.82%) Client/Server
2 12 (35.29%) User Experience
3 10 (29.41%) DTV
4 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (11.76%) Statistics
4 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 22 (64.71%) Linux
2 8 (23.53%) Android
2 8 (23.53%) Apple iOS
3 6 (17.65%) CentOS
3 6 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (61.76%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (52.94%) Product Management
3 18 (52.94%) Bug Management
4 14 (41.18%) Software Engineering
5 13 (38.24%) Scrum
6 12 (35.29%) TDD
6 12 (35.29%) BDD
7 11 (32.35%) Test Management
8 10 (29.41%) Cyber Security
9 7 (20.59%) Test Scripting
10 6 (17.65%) Test Automation
11 5 (14.71%) Automated Testing
12 4 (11.76%) User Stories
12 4 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
13 2 (5.88%) Project Management
13 2 (5.88%) Performance Testing
13 2 (5.88%) Automation Testing
13 2 (5.88%) Agile Project Management
14 1 (2.94%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 26 (76.47%) JavaScript
2 23 (67.65%) Java
3 14 (41.18%) Bash Shell
3 14 (41.18%) Korn
3 14 (41.18%) C++
3 14 (41.18%) Perl
4 12 (35.29%) Objective-C
5 10 (29.41%) Python
6 9 (26.47%) Groovy
7 4 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) ISEB
2 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Red Hat
2 4 (11.76%) Perforce
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
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