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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 90 85 80
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 12 15 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.86% 1.16% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.53% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 21
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,842 £30,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £34,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
1155 982 994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 82.80% 75.95% 77.90%
Number of salaries quoted 966 862 888
Average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 August 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 -12 12 £35,000 +4.47% 2
Regression Testing
UK

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 20 (66.67%) Java
4 18 (60.00%) Linux
5 17 (56.67%) Jenkins
6 16 (53.33%) Cucumber
7 15 (50.00%) JUnit
7 15 (50.00%) C++
7 15 (50.00%) ISEB
8 14 (46.67%) Client/Server
8 14 (46.67%) Software Engineering
8 14 (46.67%) Product Management
9 13 (43.33%) Bug Management
9 13 (43.33%) Selenium
9 13 (43.33%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (33.33%) DTV
10 10 (33.33%) Cyber Security
11 9 (30.00%) Python
11 9 (30.00%) Groovy
12 8 (26.67%) Test Management
12 8 (26.67%) Test Scripting
12 8 (26.67%) Scrum
13 7 (23.33%) Perl
13 7 (23.33%) Korn
13 7 (23.33%) ISTQB
13 7 (23.33%) Test Automation
13 7 (23.33%) Bash Shell
13 7 (23.33%) User Experience
14 6 (20.00%) JIRA
15 5 (16.67%) Android

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 5 (16.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.67%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) Data Mining
2 2 (6.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (56.67%) Jenkins
2 16 (53.33%) Cucumber
3 15 (50.00%) JUnit
4 13 (43.33%) Selenium
5 6 (20.00%) JIRA
6 3 (10.00%) JMeter
6 3 (10.00%) Maven
6 3 (10.00%) Artifactory
6 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
7 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.67%) Advertising
2 2 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Software Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Test Analyst
3 7 (23.33%) Test Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) Automation Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Developer
4 1 (3.33%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (3.33%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (46.67%) Client/Server
2 10 (33.33%) DTV
3 7 (23.33%) User Experience
4 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (6.67%) IPTV
6 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (60.00%) Linux
2 5 (16.67%) Android
2 5 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (46.67%) Software Engineering
2 14 (46.67%) Product Management
3 13 (43.33%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (43.33%) Bug Management
4 10 (33.33%) Cyber Security
5 8 (26.67%) Test Management
5 8 (26.67%) Test Scripting
5 8 (26.67%) Scrum
6 7 (23.33%) Test Automation
7 5 (16.67%) TDD
7 5 (16.67%) BDD
8 3 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (6.67%) SDLC
9 2 (6.67%) Mobile Marketing
9 2 (6.67%) Manual Testing
9 2 (6.67%) Automated Testing
9 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
9 2 (6.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 20 (66.67%) Java
3 15 (50.00%) C++
4 9 (30.00%) Python
4 9 (30.00%) Groovy
5 7 (23.33%) Bash Shell
5 7 (23.33%) Perl
5 7 (23.33%) Korn
6 5 (16.67%) Objective-C
7 2 (6.67%) Ruby
8 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) ISEB
2 7 (23.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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