The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 87 93 82
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 16 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.19% 1.13% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 1.34% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 4
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £27,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Regression Testing
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1153 1266 856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 85.41% 84.18% 78.39%
Number of salaries quoted 676 828 524
Average salary £44,000 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.02% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Regression Testing Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Regression Testing Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 32 (74.42%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (51.16%) Scrum
2 22 (51.16%) QA
2 22 (51.16%) Test Scripting
3 17 (39.53%) Degree
3 17 (39.53%) Python
4 16 (37.21%) JavaScript
4 16 (37.21%) TDD
4 16 (37.21%) Black-Box Testing
5 14 (32.56%) Selenium
6 13 (30.23%) Software Testing
6 13 (30.23%) Finance
6 13 (30.23%) Java
6 13 (30.23%) Web Services
6 13 (30.23%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (27.91%) Windows
8 10 (23.26%) Web Testing
9 8 (18.60%) Banking
9 8 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (16.28%) Jenkins
10 7 (16.28%) Telecoms
11 6 (13.95%) Ant
11 6 (13.95%) Mobile App
11 6 (13.95%) Puppet
11 6 (13.95%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (13.95%) Opscode Chef
12 5 (11.63%) Test Automation
13 4 (9.30%) GCC
13 4 (9.30%) Qt

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (2.33%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 14 (32.56%) Selenium
2 7 (16.28%) Jenkins
3 6 (13.95%) Ant
4 4 (9.30%) Clang
4 4 (9.30%) GCC
5 3 (6.98%) Bugzilla
6 2 (4.65%) JIRA
6 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (4.65%) WebDriver
6 2 (4.65%) FogBugz
7 1 (2.33%) Behat
7 1 (2.33%) FitNesse
7 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.33%) Hudson
7 1 (2.33%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 13 (30.23%) Finance
2 8 (18.60%) Banking
3 7 (16.28%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.98%) Automotive
4 3 (6.98%) Games
4 3 (6.98%) Marketing
5 2 (4.65%) Retail
6 1 (2.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (48.84%) QA Engineer
2 9 (20.93%) Software Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Test Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Test Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Tester
7 1 (2.33%) Manual Tester
7 1 (2.33%) Test Manager
7 1 (2.33%) Lead Test Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Quality Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) SAP Manager
7 1 (2.33%) SAP Test Manager
7 1 (2.33%) Test Leader
7 1 (2.33%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.23%) Web Services
2 4 (9.30%) OpenGL
2 4 (9.30%) DirectX
2 4 (9.30%) WinForms
2 4 (9.30%) Qt
3 2 (4.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Mobile App
1 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.30%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.98%) Xbox
3 3 (6.98%) Telematics
4 2 (4.65%) Social Media
4 2 (4.65%) EPoS
4 2 (4.65%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.91%) Windows
2 4 (9.30%) UNIX
3 2 (4.65%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (74.42%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (51.16%) Scrum
2 22 (51.16%) Test Scripting
3 16 (37.21%) Black-Box Testing
3 16 (37.21%) TDD
4 13 (30.23%) Software Testing
5 10 (23.26%) Web Testing
6 8 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (13.95%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (11.63%) Test Automation
9 4 (9.30%) Software Engineering
10 3 (6.98%) Test Management
10 3 (6.98%) Test Planning
10 3 (6.98%) Automation Testing
11 2 (4.65%) Test Strategy
11 2 (4.65%) Functional Testing
11 2 (4.65%) User Stories
11 2 (4.65%) Customer Engagement
11 2 (4.65%) Manual Testing
11 2 (4.65%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (39.53%) Python
2 16 (37.21%) JavaScript
3 13 (30.23%) Java
4 4 (9.30%) C++
4 4 (9.30%) SQL
5 2 (4.65%) Ruby
5 2 (4.65%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (39.53%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) ISEB
2 3 (6.98%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (51.16%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) Puppet
1 6 (13.95%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.65%) HP
2 2 (4.65%) VMware
3 1 (2.33%) SAP
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