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 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 91 94 73
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -21
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 11 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.86% 0.97% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 1.18% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 15
Average salary £26,500 £34,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.05% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,600 £37,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +14.70%
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
1015 1104 872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 78.99% 82.39% 83.44%
Number of salaries quoted 878 947 746
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,051 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016. 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
West Wales - 9 £26,500 -
South Wales -8 2 £27,000 -18.79%
Regression Testing
UK

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (56.25%) Scrum
3 8 (50.00%) Windows
3 8 (50.00%) System Testing
4 7 (43.75%) WinForms
4 7 (43.75%) ISTQB
5 6 (37.50%) Software Testing
5 6 (37.50%) Retail
5 6 (37.50%) ISEB
5 6 (37.50%) Kanban
6 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
6 5 (31.25%) .NET
6 5 (31.25%) Volume Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Selenium
7 3 (18.75%) QA
7 3 (18.75%) Automated Testing
7 3 (18.75%) C#
7 3 (18.75%) Java
7 3 (18.75%) SQL
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
7 3 (18.75%) User Experience
8 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (12.50%) LAN
8 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
8 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
8 2 (12.50%) Linux
8 2 (12.50%) XML

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Selenium
2 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.25%) JIRA
3 1 (6.25%) JUnit
3 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (37.50%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Analyst
2 14 (87.50%) Test Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Automation Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Junior
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
5 1 (6.25%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Information Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Information Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Applications Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Applications Support
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Software Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) WinForms
2 5 (31.25%) .NET
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 2 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (6.25%) Ajax
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
4 1 (6.25%) jQuery
4 1 (6.25%) SOAP
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services
4 1 (6.25%) XForms
4 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) User Experience
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) DTV
2 2 (12.50%) IPTV
3 1 (6.25%) e-Learning
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (56.25%) Scrum
3 8 (50.00%) System Testing
4 6 (37.50%) Kanban
4 6 (37.50%) Software Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Volume Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Automated Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
8 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (6.25%) Defect Management
8 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
8 1 (6.25%) MVC
8 1 (6.25%) Open Source
8 1 (6.25%) Server Building
8 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
8 1 (6.25%) Time Management
8 1 (6.25%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
2 3 (18.75%) C#
2 3 (18.75%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 2 (12.50%) C++
3 2 (12.50%) Korn
3 2 (12.50%) Perl
3 2 (12.50%) Ruby
4 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.25%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) ISTQB
2 6 (37.50%) ISEB
3 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft