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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 85 92 89
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 10 13 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.77% 0.95% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 1.08% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 19
Average salary £41,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
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
1168 1205 1446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 90.12% 88.21% 87.85%
Number of salaries quoted 754 717 946
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 11 (84.62%) Finance
2 9 (69.23%) Banking
2 9 (69.23%) Test Scripting
3 8 (61.54%) Software Testing
3 8 (61.54%) Telecoms
4 7 (53.85%) Electronics
4 7 (53.85%) Manufacturing
4 7 (53.85%) Programme Management
4 7 (53.85%) SAP
4 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (53.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (53.85%) Marketing
4 7 (53.85%) Project Planning
4 7 (53.85%) Digital Marketing
4 7 (53.85%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (53.85%) System Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Test Management
5 3 (23.08%) Degree
6 2 (15.38%) Selenium
6 2 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (15.38%) HP
6 2 (15.38%) SQL
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
7 1 (7.69%) Economics
7 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) Java
7 1 (7.69%) Bugzilla
7 1 (7.69%) Scrum

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (53.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Selenium
2 1 (7.69%) Ant
2 1 (7.69%) Bugzilla
2 1 (7.69%) HP UFT
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) MSTest
2 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (84.62%) Finance
2 9 (69.23%) Banking
3 8 (61.54%) Telecoms
4 7 (53.85%) Electronics
4 7 (53.85%) Manufacturing
4 7 (53.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Test Leader
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Graduate
3 1 (7.69%) Graduate Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Graduate Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Junior
3 1 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Junior Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) QA Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) QA Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) Economics
1 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
1 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Test Scripting
2 8 (61.54%) Software Testing
3 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (53.85%) Digital Marketing
3 7 (53.85%) Programme Management
3 7 (53.85%) Project Planning
3 7 (53.85%) System Testing
3 7 (53.85%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Test Management
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Process Management
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) Test Planning
6 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
6 1 (7.69%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) SAP
2 2 (15.38%) HP
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