The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for Regression Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 91 84
Rank change year-on-year +3 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 2 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.23% 0.42% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.50% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 13
Median salary £42,500 £27,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.54% -31.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25%  

Regression Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 736 1001 1012
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 86.08% 83.42% 83.98%
Number of salaries quoted 625 849 885
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,300 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales citing Regression Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Regression Testing in South Wales

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Regression Testing in South Wales.

Salary trend for Regression Testing in South Wales

Regression Testing
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +1 2 £42,500 +17.24% 2
Regression Testing
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, IT jobs citing Regression Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 10 (90.91%) Selenium
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
4 6 (54.55%) Scrum
4 6 (54.55%) Manual Testing
5 5 (45.45%) Kanban
5 5 (45.45%) Exploratory Testing
5 5 (45.45%) Web Services
5 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
6 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
6 4 (36.36%) C#
6 4 (36.36%) Automation Testing
7 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
7 3 (27.27%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (27.27%) .NET
7 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
8 2 (18.18%) QA
8 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
8 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
8 2 (18.18%) Advertising
8 2 (18.18%) ISEB
8 2 (18.18%) Coaching
8 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
8 2 (18.18%) SDLC
8 2 (18.18%) Black-Box Testing
8 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
8 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
9 1 (9.09%) System Testing

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) Selenium
2 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
3 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
4 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 1 (9.09%) JIRA
4 1 (9.09%) Subversion
4 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (18.18%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Analyst
1 10 (90.91%) Test Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) QA Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Quality Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Web Services
2 3 (27.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Manual Testing
2 6 (54.55%) Scrum
3 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Exploratory Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Kanban
4 4 (36.36%) Automation Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Black-Box Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Coaching
6 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
6 2 (18.18%) SDLC
6 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
6 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
6 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
South Wales
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus generous package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago