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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 88 85 82
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 9 24 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.66% 1.53% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 1.78% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 2
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,050 £31,800 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,250 £40,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
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
1184 1347 903
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 86.80% 86.13% 81.28%
Number of salaries quoted 718 874 540
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 3 June 2015.

Regression Testing Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (64.52%) QA
2 20 (64.52%) SDLC
3 18 (58.06%) Scrum
4 15 (48.39%) Test Scripting
5 14 (45.16%) Black-Box Testing
6 13 (41.94%) Python
7 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
7 12 (38.71%) Degree
8 11 (35.48%) TDD
8 11 (35.48%) Java
9 10 (32.26%) Web Services
9 10 (32.26%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (29.03%) Selenium
11 7 (22.58%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (22.58%) Banking
11 7 (22.58%) Windows
12 6 (19.35%) SQL
12 6 (19.35%) Finance
12 6 (19.35%) Jenkins
13 5 (16.13%) Opscode Chef
13 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
13 5 (16.13%) Puppet
13 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (16.13%) Ant
13 5 (16.13%) Software Testing
13 5 (16.13%) Web Testing
14 4 (12.90%) Unit Testing
14 4 (12.90%) Qt

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 (3.23%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (32.26%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Selenium
2 6 (19.35%) Jenkins
3 5 (16.13%) Ant
4 4 (12.90%) Clang
4 4 (12.90%) GCC
5 2 (6.45%) WebDriver
6 1 (3.23%) Hudson
6 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.23%) QAComplete
6 1 (3.23%) Behat
6 1 (3.23%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (3.23%) Bugzilla
6 1 (3.23%) TestComplete
6 1 (3.23%) FitNesse
General
1 7 (22.58%) Banking
2 6 (19.35%) Finance
3 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
4 3 (9.68%) Automotive
4 3 (9.68%) Games
5 2 (6.45%) Retail
6 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) QA Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Software Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Test Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Test Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Test Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Tester
5 1 (3.23%) QA Leader
5 1 (3.23%) Test Leader
5 1 (3.23%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Graduate
5 1 (3.23%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) Web Services
2 4 (12.90%) Qt
2 4 (12.90%) OpenGL
2 4 (12.90%) DirectX
3 2 (6.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.68%) Xbox
3 3 (9.68%) Telematics
4 2 (6.45%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.23%) User Experience
5 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
2 4 (12.90%) UNIX
3 2 (6.45%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (64.52%) SDLC
3 18 (58.06%) Scrum
4 15 (48.39%) Test Scripting
5 14 (45.16%) Black-Box Testing
6 11 (35.48%) TDD
7 7 (22.58%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
8 5 (16.13%) Software Testing
8 5 (16.13%) Web Testing
9 4 (12.90%) Unit Testing
9 4 (12.90%) Automated Testing
9 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
10 3 (9.68%) Automation Testing
10 3 (9.68%) Project Management
10 3 (9.68%) Test Management
10 3 (9.68%) Use Case
10 3 (9.68%) Release Management
11 2 (6.45%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) Python
2 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
3 11 (35.48%) Java
4 6 (19.35%) SQL
5 4 (12.90%) C++
6 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) ISEB
3 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (64.52%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (16.13%) Puppet
2 4 (12.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) HP
2 1 (3.23%) VMware
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £33,000 to £38,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 9 days ago