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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 87 93 90
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 14 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.09% 0.72% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 0.91% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 2
Average salary £34,000 £37,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% +2.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,250 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £45,250 £39,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £35,000 £33,030
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +5.96%
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
965 1094 809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 74.86% 79.16% 71.09%
Number of salaries quoted 791 976 731
Average salary £36,000 £35,500 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.40% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 2014. 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 +14 14 £34,000 -8.10% 2
Regression Testing
UK

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 25 (86.21%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (62.07%) Jenkins
3 16 (55.17%) Scrum
3 16 (55.17%) TDD
3 16 (55.17%) Linux
4 15 (51.72%) BDD
5 14 (48.28%) Product Management
5 14 (48.28%) Selenium
6 13 (44.83%) Java
7 12 (41.38%) Python
7 12 (41.38%) Korn
7 12 (41.38%) Bash Shell
8 11 (37.93%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (37.93%) JIRA
8 11 (37.93%) C++
8 11 (37.93%) HTTP
8 11 (37.93%) Red Hat
9 10 (34.48%) TCP/IP
9 10 (34.48%) JUnit
9 10 (34.48%) Test Management
9 10 (34.48%) Ruby
9 10 (34.48%) TestLink
10 9 (31.03%) Automation Testing
10 9 (31.03%) Cucumber
10 9 (31.03%) Perl
10 9 (31.03%) UNIX
10 9 (31.03%) Windows
10 9 (31.03%) C
10 9 (31.03%) DTV
11 8 (27.59%) SQL

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 8 (27.59%) Confluence
2 1 (3.45%) uiautomator
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) HTTP
2 10 (34.48%) TCP/IP
3 7 (24.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 18 (62.07%) Jenkins
2 14 (48.28%) Selenium
3 11 (37.93%) JIRA
4 10 (34.48%) TestLink
4 10 (34.48%) JUnit
5 9 (31.03%) Cucumber
6 7 (24.14%) Fiddler
7 5 (17.24%) SoapUI
8 3 (10.34%) JBehave
8 3 (10.34%) WebDriver
9 2 (6.90%) Maven
9 2 (6.90%) Calabash
9 2 (6.90%) eggPlant
9 2 (6.90%) Spock
9 2 (6.90%) Robotium
10 1 (3.45%) Appium
10 1 (3.45%) Ant
10 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
10 1 (3.45%) Mercurial
10 1 (3.45%) JMeter
General
1 4 (13.79%) Multimedia
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (79.31%) Test Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Software Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Software Test Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) C Software Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Automation Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Junior Test Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Automated Test Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Graduate
6 1 (3.45%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) HTML
1 3 (10.34%) SOAP
1 3 (10.34%) Web Services
2 2 (6.90%) XML
3 1 (3.45%) RESTful
3 1 (3.45%) iOS SDK
3 1 (3.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) DTV
2 7 (24.14%) Client/Server
3 4 (13.79%) iPad
4 3 (10.34%) Mobile App
5 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
5 2 (6.90%) Blackberry
6 1 (3.45%) Replication
6 1 (3.45%) Statistics
6 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.45%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (3.45%) User Experience
6 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (55.17%) Linux
2 9 (31.03%) UNIX
2 9 (31.03%) Windows
3 8 (27.59%) Apple iOS
3 8 (27.59%) Android
3 8 (27.59%) CentOS
4 4 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (86.21%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (55.17%) TDD
2 16 (55.17%) Scrum
3 15 (51.72%) BDD
4 14 (48.28%) Product Management
5 11 (37.93%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (34.48%) Test Management
7 9 (31.03%) Automation Testing
8 8 (27.59%) Bug Management
9 7 (24.14%) Test Automation
10 6 (20.69%) Automated Testing
11 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
12 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (10.34%) Manual Testing
12 3 (10.34%) Cyber Security
12 3 (10.34%) User Stories
13 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
13 2 (6.90%) Test Planning
13 2 (6.90%) V-Model
13 2 (6.90%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) Java
2 12 (41.38%) Python
2 12 (41.38%) Korn
2 12 (41.38%) Bash Shell
3 11 (37.93%) C++
4 10 (34.48%) Ruby
5 9 (31.03%) C
5 9 (31.03%) Perl
6 8 (27.59%) SQL
6 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
7 6 (20.69%) Groovy
8 2 (6.90%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) ISEB
2 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Red Hat
2 4 (13.79%) Perforce
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) T-Plan
4 1 (3.45%) HP
4 1 (3.45%) Telerik
South Queensferry, West Lothian
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
People Source Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago