The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
UK / Wales
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 96 85
Rank change year-on-year +11 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 4 4 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.41% 0.31% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.37% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 20
Median salary £42,500 £30,375 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.91% -17.90%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 889 1085 1225
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 91.18% 84.30% 85.66%
Number of salaries quoted 764 926 1000
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 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 in Wales.

Salary trend for Regression Testing in Wales

Regression Testing
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
South Wales +22 4 £42,500 +50.44% 1
Regression Testing
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Wales region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
1 6 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) QA
2 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
3 4 (66.67%) Product Management
3 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 4 (66.67%) JIRA
3 4 (66.67%) SDLC
3 4 (66.67%) Subversion
3 4 (66.67%) MySQL
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 4 (66.67%) Test Management
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (16.67%) ISEB
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 4 (66.67%) MySQL
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) JIRA
2 4 (66.67%) Subversion
3 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Quality Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) QA Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Software Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (66.67%) Product Management
3 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 4 (66.67%) SDLC
3 4 (66.67%) Test Management
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching
4 1 (16.67%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
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