The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 91 84 74
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 12 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.81% 0.83% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 0.98% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 10
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +73.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £44,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £52,500 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1242 1021 914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.47% 84.24% 78.66%
Number of salaries quoted 830 637 617
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Regression Testing
Scotland

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 28 July 2014.

Regression Testing Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 15 (45.45%) Windows
1 15 (45.45%) Selenium
1 15 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
2 14 (42.42%) QA
3 13 (39.39%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (39.39%) Scrum
4 12 (36.36%) ISEB
5 11 (33.33%) Python
5 11 (33.33%) Mac OS X
5 11 (33.33%) WebDriver
6 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (27.27%) Automated Testing
6 9 (27.27%) Software Testing
6 9 (27.27%) Mobile App
7 8 (24.24%) ISTQB
7 8 (24.24%) Manual Testing
8 6 (18.18%) LAMP
8 6 (18.18%) Finance
9 5 (15.15%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (12.12%) Linux
10 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
10 4 (12.12%) Degree
10 4 (12.12%) Release Management
10 4 (12.12%) Banking
11 3 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
11 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
11 3 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (9.09%) Waterfall
11 3 (9.09%) Test Automation
11 3 (9.09%) Test Management

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (45.45%) Selenium
2 11 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 3 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (6.06%) MSTest
4 2 (6.06%) Bugzilla
5 1 (3.03%) InstallShield
5 1 (3.03%) Hudson
5 1 (3.03%) MSBuild
5 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Back Office
3 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.06%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) QA Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Tester
2 7 (21.21%) Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Software Tester
3 6 (18.18%) Test Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Test Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) QA Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Test Manager
6 2 (6.06%) QA Test Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Test Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Tester
7 1 (3.03%) Lead Test Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Quality Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) LAMP
2 2 (6.06%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.03%) Economics
2 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (45.45%) Windows
2 11 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 4 (12.12%) Linux
4 2 (6.06%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
2 13 (39.39%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (39.39%) Scrum
3 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (27.27%) Automated Testing
3 9 (27.27%) Software Testing
4 8 (24.24%) Manual Testing
5 5 (15.15%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (12.12%) Release Management
7 3 (9.09%) Waterfall
7 3 (9.09%) Test Automation
7 3 (9.09%) Test Management
8 2 (6.06%) Test Scripting
8 2 (6.06%) V-Model
8 2 (6.06%) Information Assurance
8 2 (6.06%) Automation Testing
8 2 (6.06%) Workflow
8 2 (6.06%) Validation
8 2 (6.06%) Migration
8 2 (6.06%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (6.06%) VB.NET
2 2 (6.06%) C#
2 2 (6.06%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (36.36%) ISEB
2 8 (24.24%) ISTQB
3 4 (12.12%) Degree
4 3 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (3.03%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (42.42%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (3.03%) VMware
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.03%) JBoss