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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 82 83 72
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 27 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.82% 1.33% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 1.62% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 13
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £33,030
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +21.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.51%
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
1279 1236 958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 86.42% 82.29% 80.44%
Number of salaries quoted 879 809 616
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,604 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 26 November 2014.

Regression Testing Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 33 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (52.27%) QA
3 20 (45.45%) Test Scripting
4 18 (40.91%) Software Testing
5 17 (38.64%) Finance
6 16 (36.36%) Selenium
6 16 (36.36%) Mobile App
7 15 (34.09%) ISTQB
7 15 (34.09%) Degree
7 15 (34.09%) Scrum
7 15 (34.09%) ISEB
8 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
8 12 (27.27%) Windows
9 11 (25.00%) Python
9 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 11 (25.00%) Web Testing
10 10 (22.73%) TDD
11 9 (20.45%) Banking
11 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
11 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
11 9 (20.45%) Black-Box Testing
12 8 (18.18%) Web Services
12 8 (18.18%) Telecoms
12 8 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 7 (15.91%) Test Management
13 7 (15.91%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (15.91%) XML
13 7 (15.91%) Java
14 6 (13.64%) Perl
14 6 (13.64%) VMware

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.82%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.27%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 16 (36.36%) Selenium
2 6 (13.64%) Bugzilla
3 5 (11.36%) Ant
3 5 (11.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (11.36%) QuickTest Pro
3 5 (11.36%) Jenkins
4 4 (9.09%) FogBugz
4 4 (9.09%) JIRA
5 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (2.27%) Subversion
6 1 (2.27%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.27%) MSTest
6 1 (2.27%) MSBuild
General
1 17 (38.64%) Finance
2 9 (20.45%) Banking
3 8 (18.18%) Telecoms
4 4 (9.09%) Back Office
4 4 (9.09%) Retail
5 3 (6.82%) Games
6 2 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) QA Engineer
2 12 (27.27%) Analyst
3 9 (20.45%) Test Analyst
4 8 (18.18%) Test Engineer
4 8 (18.18%) Software Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Software Test Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Tester
7 3 (6.82%) Test Manager
7 3 (6.82%) Quality Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Lead Test Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Test Leader
8 2 (4.55%) Software Testing Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Documentation Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) QA Test Manager
8 2 (4.55%) QA Tester
8 2 (4.55%) Applications Support
8 2 (4.55%) QA Manager
9 1 (2.27%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.18%) Web Services
2 7 (15.91%) XML
3 6 (13.64%) WinForms
4 4 (9.09%) .NET
5 2 (4.55%) XSLT
6 1 (2.27%) CSS
6 1 (2.27%) jQuery
6 1 (2.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (36.36%) Mobile App
2 4 (9.09%) EPoS
3 2 (4.55%) Social Media
3 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.27%) Economics
4 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.27%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (45.45%) Test Scripting
3 18 (40.91%) Software Testing
4 15 (34.09%) Scrum
5 11 (25.00%) Web Testing
6 10 (22.73%) TDD
7 9 (20.45%) Black-Box Testing
8 7 (15.91%) Test Management
8 7 (15.91%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (13.64%) Test Automation
9 6 (13.64%) Waterfall
9 6 (13.64%) Automated Testing
9 6 (13.64%) Release Management
10 5 (11.36%) Test Planning
11 4 (9.09%) User Stories
11 4 (9.09%) Project Management
11 4 (9.09%) Workflow
11 4 (9.09%) Migration
11 4 (9.09%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (25.00%) Python
2 7 (15.91%) Java
3 6 (13.64%) Perl
3 6 (13.64%) Ruby
4 5 (11.36%) SQL
5 4 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 4 (9.09%) C#
6 3 (6.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (34.09%) ISEB
1 15 (34.09%) ISTQB
1 15 (34.09%) Degree
2 8 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (52.27%) QA
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (11.36%) Puppet
1 5 (11.36%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.64%) VMware
3 2 (4.55%) thinkFolio
3 2 (4.55%) Fidessa
3 2 (4.55%) Bloomberg
4 1 (2.27%) SAP
4 1 (2.27%) HP
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