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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 97 89 82
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 13 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.83% 1.09% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 1.29% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 9
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -37.14%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
1390 1242 1028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 88.25% 84.60% 86.17%
Number of salaries quoted 881 819 639
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 August 2015.

Regression Testing Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 17 (73.91%) QA
2 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (52.17%) SDLC
4 11 (47.83%) Python
4 11 (47.83%) Scrum
5 10 (43.48%) Selenium
6 9 (39.13%) Degree
6 9 (39.13%) Banking
6 9 (39.13%) Windows
6 9 (39.13%) Web Services
7 8 (34.78%) Java
7 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
7 8 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (30.43%) Web Testing
8 7 (30.43%) Test Scripting
8 7 (30.43%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (30.43%) Finance
8 7 (30.43%) Black-Box Testing
8 7 (30.43%) Jenkins
9 6 (26.09%) Waterfall
9 6 (26.09%) Puppet
9 6 (26.09%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (26.09%) VMware
9 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
9 6 (26.09%) Ant
9 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
9 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
9 6 (26.09%) ISEB
9 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (26.09%) Telecoms

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (4.35%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Selenium
2 7 (30.43%) Jenkins
3 6 (26.09%) Ant
4 2 (8.70%) TestComplete
4 2 (8.70%) WebDriver
5 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.35%) Hudson
5 1 (4.35%) GCC
5 1 (4.35%) Behat
5 1 (4.35%) FogBugz
5 1 (4.35%) QAComplete
5 1 (4.35%) Clang
5 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (4.35%) FitNesse
5 1 (4.35%) HP UFT
5 1 (4.35%) Bugzilla
5 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 9 (39.13%) Banking
2 7 (30.43%) Finance
3 6 (26.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.35%) Automotive
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) QA Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) QA Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Web Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Software Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Test Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Tester
5 2 (8.70%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Software Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Graduate
6 1 (4.35%) Quality Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Test Leader
6 1 (4.35%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) OpenGL
2 1 (4.35%) DirectX
2 1 (4.35%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) EPoS
1 5 (21.74%) Mobile App
2 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
3 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.35%) User Experience
4 1 (4.35%) Grid Computing
4 1 (4.35%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Mac OS X
3 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) SDLC
3 11 (47.83%) Scrum
4 8 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (30.43%) Test Scripting
5 7 (30.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (30.43%) Web Testing
5 7 (30.43%) Black-Box Testing
6 6 (26.09%) Waterfall
7 5 (21.74%) Automated Testing
8 4 (17.39%) TDD
8 4 (17.39%) Test Management
9 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
9 3 (13.04%) Project Management
9 3 (13.04%) Use Case
9 3 (13.04%) Release Management
10 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
10 2 (8.70%) Software Testing
10 2 (8.70%) Manual Testing
10 2 (8.70%) Compatibility Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) Python
2 8 (34.78%) Java
2 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 4 (17.39%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) VBScript
5 1 (4.35%) Perl
5 1 (4.35%) Ruby
5 1 (4.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Degree
2 6 (26.09%) ISEB
3 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (73.91%) QA
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) Puppet
1 6 (26.09%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
1 6 (26.09%) VMware
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