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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 87 77 86
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +9
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 17 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.26% 1.36% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 1.68% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 4
Average salary £40,000 £27,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.14% -32.50%
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
1110 891 888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 82.34% 80.56% 76.82%
Number of salaries quoted 940 757 760
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 March 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 -5 17 £40,000 +50.94% 3
Regression Testing
UK

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 21 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (70.37%) Linux
3 18 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (62.96%) Java
4 17 (62.96%) JavaScript
4 17 (62.96%) Jenkins
5 15 (55.56%) Bug Management
5 15 (55.56%) Bash Shell
5 15 (55.56%) Cucumber
5 15 (55.56%) Perl
5 15 (55.56%) JUnit
5 15 (55.56%) Client/Server
5 15 (55.56%) Korn
6 14 (51.85%) TDD
6 14 (51.85%) Scrum
6 14 (51.85%) Product Management
7 13 (48.15%) BDD
7 13 (48.15%) TCP/IP
8 12 (44.44%) JIRA
8 12 (44.44%) Confluence
9 11 (40.74%) User Experience
10 10 (37.04%) Selenium
10 10 (37.04%) Test Management
10 10 (37.04%) Objective-C
10 10 (37.04%) C++
11 9 (33.33%) Python
11 9 (33.33%) Red Hat
11 9 (33.33%) DTV
11 9 (33.33%) CentOS
12 7 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 12 (44.44%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) TCP/IP
2 6 (22.22%) HTTP
3 4 (14.81%) DVB
4 2 (7.41%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (62.96%) Jenkins
2 15 (55.56%) Cucumber
2 15 (55.56%) JUnit
3 12 (44.44%) JIRA
4 10 (37.04%) Selenium
5 7 (25.93%) TestLink
6 4 (14.81%) Xcode
6 4 (14.81%) Eclipse
7 3 (11.11%) Subversion
8 2 (7.41%) Fiddler
8 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
9 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (3.70%) JMeter
9 1 (3.70%) Bugzilla
9 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
9 1 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (3.70%) MSBuild
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Software Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Test Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Software Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Test Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Development Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Software Development Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) C Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Automation Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) QA Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Tester
6 1 (3.70%) QA Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Mobile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) HTML
2 1 (3.70%) CSS
2 1 (3.70%) XML
2 1 (3.70%) WinForms
2 1 (3.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (55.56%) Client/Server
2 11 (40.74%) User Experience
3 9 (33.33%) DTV
4 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
4 4 (14.81%) Statistics
4 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Linux
2 9 (33.33%) CentOS
3 7 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (22.22%) Apple iOS
4 6 (22.22%) Android
5 3 (11.11%) Windows
6 2 (7.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (55.56%) Bug Management
4 14 (51.85%) Product Management
4 14 (51.85%) Scrum
4 14 (51.85%) TDD
5 13 (48.15%) BDD
6 10 (37.04%) Test Management
7 7 (25.93%) Automated Testing
7 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
7 7 (25.93%) Cyber Security
8 4 (14.81%) User Stories
8 4 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (14.81%) Test Scripting
9 2 (7.41%) Project Management
9 2 (7.41%) Agile Project Management
9 2 (7.41%) Manual Testing
9 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
9 2 (7.41%) Performance Testing
9 2 (7.41%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) Java
1 17 (62.96%) JavaScript
2 15 (55.56%) Perl
2 15 (55.56%) Korn
2 15 (55.56%) Bash Shell
3 10 (37.04%) C++
3 10 (37.04%) Objective-C
4 9 (33.33%) Python
5 6 (22.22%) Groovy
5 6 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (7.41%) Ruby
6 2 (7.41%) C
7 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) ISEB
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 5 (18.52%) Perforce
3 1 (3.70%) Hyland
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £36000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £36000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
IntaPeople
Salary: £36000 per annum, Benefits: Good Benefits and holidays
Posted: 24 days ago