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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 94 98 84
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 9 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.63% 1.19% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 1.37% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 4
Average salary £58,750 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.87% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £31,600 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
1246 1382 988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 87.38% 86.59% 84.30%
Number of salaries quoted 778 905 592
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,600 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 1 July 2015.

Regression Testing Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (76.00%) QA
2 17 (68.00%) Scrum
2 17 (68.00%) SDLC
3 14 (56.00%) Test Scripting
4 13 (52.00%) Python
4 13 (52.00%) Black-Box Testing
5 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
5 12 (48.00%) Degree
6 10 (40.00%) Selenium
6 10 (40.00%) TDD
6 10 (40.00%) Java
7 9 (36.00%) Web Services
7 9 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (36.00%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (32.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (32.00%) Banking
8 8 (32.00%) Jenkins
9 7 (28.00%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (28.00%) Puppet
9 7 (28.00%) Web Testing
9 7 (28.00%) Ant
9 7 (28.00%) Finance
10 6 (24.00%) Waterfall
11 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
11 5 (20.00%) Windows
11 5 (20.00%) Automated Testing
12 4 (16.00%) Test Management
12 4 (16.00%) HP Quality Center
12 4 (16.00%) SQL

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (36.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Selenium
2 8 (32.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (28.00%) Ant
4 2 (8.00%) TestComplete
4 2 (8.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (8.00%) GCC
4 2 (8.00%) Clang
5 1 (4.00%) Behat
5 1 (4.00%) QAComplete
5 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.00%) Hudson
5 1 (4.00%) HP UFT
5 1 (4.00%) FitNesse
General
1 8 (32.00%) Banking
2 7 (28.00%) Finance
3 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (12.00%) Games
5 2 (8.00%) Automotive
6 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) QA Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Test Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Test Leader
4 1 (4.00%) QA Leader
4 1 (4.00%) Graduate
4 1 (4.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) Web Services
2 2 (8.00%) OpenGL
2 2 (8.00%) DirectX
2 2 (8.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.00%) Xbox
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) Telematics
4 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.00%) Grid Computing
4 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Mac OS X
2 2 (8.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (68.00%) Scrum
2 17 (68.00%) SDLC
3 14 (56.00%) Test Scripting
4 13 (52.00%) Black-Box Testing
5 10 (40.00%) TDD
6 9 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (32.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (28.00%) Web Testing
9 6 (24.00%) Waterfall
10 5 (20.00%) Automated Testing
11 4 (16.00%) Test Management
12 3 (12.00%) Manual Testing
12 3 (12.00%) Project Management
12 3 (12.00%) Use Case
12 3 (12.00%) Release Management
12 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
13 2 (8.00%) Automation Testing
13 2 (8.00%) V-Model
13 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) Python
2 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (40.00%) Java
4 4 (16.00%) SQL
5 2 (8.00%) VBScript
5 2 (8.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) ISEB
3 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (76.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Puppet
1 7 (28.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (16.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.00%) HP
1 1 (4.00%) VMware
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