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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 81 83 65
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -18
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 26 19 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.85% 1.31% 2.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 1.59% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 20 11 18
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%
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
1215 1192 979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 86.48% 82.26% 82.90%
Number of salaries quoted 811 777 636
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,400 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
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 22 December 2014.

Regression Testing Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 (70.21%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (48.94%) QA
3 20 (42.55%) Test Scripting
4 18 (38.30%) Software Testing
5 17 (36.17%) Degree
6 16 (34.04%) Scrum
7 15 (31.91%) Finance
7 15 (31.91%) Mobile App
8 14 (29.79%) Selenium
8 14 (29.79%) JavaScript
9 13 (27.66%) Python
9 13 (27.66%) ISEB
9 13 (27.66%) TDD
9 13 (27.66%) ISTQB
10 12 (25.53%) Black-Box Testing
10 12 (25.53%) Windows
11 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
11 11 (23.40%) Web Testing
12 10 (21.28%) Java
12 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
13 9 (19.15%) Banking
13 9 (19.15%) Web Services
13 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
14 8 (17.02%) SQL
14 8 (17.02%) Test Management
15 7 (14.89%) Amazon AWS
15 7 (14.89%) XML
15 7 (14.89%) Telecoms
15 7 (14.89%) Bugzilla
16 6 (12.77%) WinForms

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 (19.15%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.89%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.38%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.13%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 14 (29.79%) Selenium
2 7 (14.89%) Bugzilla
3 5 (10.64%) Ant
3 5 (10.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (10.64%) Jenkins
4 4 (8.51%) FogBugz
4 4 (8.51%) JIRA
5 3 (6.38%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (2.13%) Subversion
7 1 (2.13%) MSTest
7 1 (2.13%) GCC
7 1 (2.13%) MSBuild
7 1 (2.13%) Clang
General
1 15 (31.91%) Finance
2 9 (19.15%) Banking
3 7 (14.89%) Telecoms
4 4 (8.51%) Back Office
4 4 (8.51%) Retail
5 3 (6.38%) Games
6 2 (4.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (29.79%) QA Engineer
2 12 (25.53%) Analyst
3 10 (21.28%) Test Analyst
3 10 (21.28%) Test Engineer
4 8 (17.02%) Software Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Software Test Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Tester
7 3 (6.38%) Test Manager
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Lead Test Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Test Leader
8 2 (4.26%) QA Test Manager
8 2 (4.26%) Applications Support
8 2 (4.26%) QA Manager
8 2 (4.26%) Quality Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) QA Tester
9 1 (2.13%) Test Consultant
9 1 (2.13%) Senior Software Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.15%) Web Services
2 7 (14.89%) XML
3 6 (12.77%) WinForms
4 2 (4.26%) .NET
4 2 (4.26%) XSLT
5 1 (2.13%) OpenGL
5 1 (2.13%) DirectX
5 1 (2.13%) CSS
5 1 (2.13%) jQuery
5 1 (2.13%) Qt
5 1 (2.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.91%) Mobile App
2 4 (8.51%) EPoS
3 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.26%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.26%) Social Media
5 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.53%) Windows
2 1 (2.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (70.21%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (42.55%) Test Scripting
3 18 (38.30%) Software Testing
4 16 (34.04%) Scrum
5 13 (27.66%) TDD
6 12 (25.53%) Black-Box Testing
7 11 (23.40%) Web Testing
8 8 (17.02%) Test Management
9 6 (12.77%) Test Automation
9 6 (12.77%) Release Management
9 6 (12.77%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (10.64%) Test Planning
11 4 (8.51%) Waterfall
11 4 (8.51%) User Stories
11 4 (8.51%) Automated Testing
11 4 (8.51%) Migration
12 2 (4.26%) Supplier Management
12 2 (4.26%) ITIL
12 2 (4.26%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 14 (29.79%) JavaScript
2 13 (27.66%) Python
3 10 (21.28%) Java
4 8 (17.02%) SQL
5 6 (12.77%) Ruby
5 6 (12.77%) Perl
6 4 (8.51%) T-SQL
7 3 (6.38%) PHP
8 2 (4.26%) C#
9 1 (2.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (36.17%) Degree
2 13 (27.66%) ISEB
2 13 (27.66%) ISTQB
3 6 (12.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (48.94%) QA
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) Puppet
1 5 (10.64%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.77%) VMware
3 2 (4.26%) thinkFolio
3 2 (4.26%) Fidessa
3 2 (4.26%) Bloomberg
4 1 (2.13%) SAP
4 1 (2.13%) HP
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