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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 85 78 84
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 14 22 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.07% 1.66% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 2.22% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 14 22 1
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £35,706 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.01% +6.06%
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
951 989 709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 72.60% 74.70% 70.62%
Number of salaries quoted 834 884 640
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,625
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Regression Testing Salary Histogram 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 22 August 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 -5 14 £33,000 +1.53% 2
Regression Testing
UK

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 19 (55.88%) Selenium
2 18 (52.94%) Java
3 17 (50.00%) Scrum
3 17 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 15 (44.12%) SQL
5 14 (41.18%) TDD
6 13 (38.24%) BDD
7 12 (35.29%) Test Automation
7 12 (35.29%) Product Management
7 12 (35.29%) JIRA
7 12 (35.29%) JUnit
7 12 (35.29%) Linux
8 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
8 11 (32.35%) Android
9 10 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (29.41%) Automation Testing
10 9 (26.47%) Apple iOS
10 9 (26.47%) Cucumber
10 9 (26.47%) UNIX
10 9 (26.47%) HTTP
10 9 (26.47%) ISEB
11 8 (23.53%) Oracle
11 8 (23.53%) SoapUI
11 8 (23.53%) Bash Shell
11 8 (23.53%) Test Scripting
11 8 (23.53%) Automated Testing
11 8 (23.53%) Korn
12 7 (20.59%) Test Management
12 7 (20.59%) Groovy
12 7 (20.59%) C++

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 3 (8.82%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) HTTP
2 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.82%) Wireshark
4 2 (5.88%) Internet
4 2 (5.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 19 (55.88%) Selenium
2 17 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 12 (35.29%) JIRA
3 12 (35.29%) JUnit
4 9 (26.47%) Cucumber
5 8 (23.53%) SoapUI
6 5 (14.71%) JBehave
6 5 (14.71%) WebDriver
7 4 (11.76%) Maven
8 3 (8.82%) Fiddler
8 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
8 3 (8.82%) Mercurial
8 3 (8.82%) CruiseControl
8 3 (8.82%) Subversion
8 3 (8.82%) Ant
9 2 (5.88%) Robotium
9 2 (5.88%) Hudson
9 2 (5.88%) Gerrit
9 2 (5.88%) eggPlant
9 2 (5.88%) Calabash
General
1 4 (11.76%) Multimedia
2 2 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (64.71%) Test Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Analyst
2 8 (23.53%) Test Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Automation Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Automated Test Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) QA Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) QA Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Test Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) C Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Junior Test Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Automation Tester
7 1 (2.94%) Automated Test Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) QA Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) XML
2 5 (14.71%) SOAP
2 5 (14.71%) Web Services
2 5 (14.71%) HTML
3 2 (5.88%) JSON
4 1 (2.94%) iOS SDK
4 1 (2.94%) REST
4 1 (2.94%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Client/Server
2 5 (14.71%) iPad
2 5 (14.71%) Mobile App
3 4 (11.76%) DTV
4 2 (5.88%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.94%) Statistics
5 1 (2.94%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Replication
5 1 (2.94%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (35.29%) Linux
2 11 (32.35%) Android
3 9 (26.47%) Apple iOS
3 9 (26.47%) UNIX
4 5 (14.71%) Windows
5 3 (8.82%) CentOS
5 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Scrum
2 14 (41.18%) TDD
3 13 (38.24%) BDD
4 12 (35.29%) Test Automation
4 12 (35.29%) Product Management
5 10 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (29.41%) Automation Testing
6 8 (23.53%) Test Scripting
6 8 (23.53%) Automated Testing
7 7 (20.59%) Test Management
8 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (14.71%) Integration Testing
9 4 (11.76%) B2B
9 4 (11.76%) B2C
9 4 (11.76%) SOA
9 4 (11.76%) Risk Management
9 4 (11.76%) Test Strategy
9 4 (11.76%) Waterfall
9 4 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (8.82%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) Java
2 15 (44.12%) SQL
3 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
4 8 (23.53%) Bash Shell
4 8 (23.53%) Korn
5 7 (20.59%) Groovy
5 7 (20.59%) C++
6 6 (17.65%) Python
6 6 (17.65%) Ruby
7 5 (14.71%) C
7 5 (14.71%) Perl
8 2 (5.88%) XQuery
8 2 (5.88%) Objective-C
8 2 (5.88%) XPath
9 1 (2.94%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) ISEB
2 5 (14.71%) ISTQB
3 3 (8.82%) Degree
4 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
2 2 (5.88%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 2 (5.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Oracle
2 6 (17.65%) Red Hat
3 4 (11.76%) Perforce
3 4 (11.76%) T-Plan
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.94%) Telerik
5 1 (2.94%) HP
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