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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 87 89 83
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 12 24 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.89% 1.46% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 1.70% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 1
Average salary £45,000 £34,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.49% -26.84%
UK excluding London average salary £39,750 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.57% -
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
1167 1410 882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 86.38% 85.56% 79.25%
Number of salaries quoted 692 914 515
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 1 May 2015.

Regression Testing Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 27 (72.97%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (59.46%) Scrum
3 21 (56.76%) QA
3 21 (56.76%) Test Scripting
4 16 (43.24%) Python
4 16 (43.24%) Black-Box Testing
5 15 (40.54%) JavaScript
5 15 (40.54%) TDD
5 15 (40.54%) Degree
6 14 (37.84%) Java
7 13 (35.14%) Web Services
7 13 (35.14%) Amazon AWS
8 11 (29.73%) Selenium
9 10 (27.03%) Finance
10 8 (21.62%) Software Testing
10 8 (21.62%) Banking
10 8 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (18.92%) Web Testing
11 7 (18.92%) Telecoms
11 7 (18.92%) Windows
11 7 (18.92%) Jenkins
12 6 (16.22%) Opscode Chef
12 6 (16.22%) Puppet
12 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (16.22%) Ant
12 6 (16.22%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (13.51%) SQL
14 4 (10.81%) C++
14 4 (10.81%) UNIX
14 4 (10.81%) OpenGL

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (2.70%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 13 (35.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (29.73%) Selenium
2 7 (18.92%) Jenkins
3 6 (16.22%) Ant
4 4 (10.81%) Clang
4 4 (10.81%) GCC
5 2 (5.41%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.70%) Behat
6 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.70%) Hudson
6 1 (2.70%) QAComplete
6 1 (2.70%) TestComplete
6 1 (2.70%) FitNesse
6 1 (2.70%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (2.70%) Bugzilla
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 8 (21.62%) Banking
3 7 (18.92%) Telecoms
4 3 (8.11%) Games
4 3 (8.11%) Automotive
5 2 (5.41%) Retail
6 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (54.05%) QA Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) Software Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Test Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Test Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Test Leader
5 1 (2.70%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) QA Leader
5 1 (2.70%) Tester
5 1 (2.70%) Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (35.14%) Web Services
2 4 (10.81%) OpenGL
2 4 (10.81%) DirectX
2 4 (10.81%) Qt
3 2 (5.41%) XML
4 1 (2.70%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (8.11%) Mobile App
3 3 (8.11%) Xbox
3 3 (8.11%) Telematics
4 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Windows
2 4 (10.81%) UNIX
3 2 (5.41%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (72.97%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (59.46%) Scrum
3 21 (56.76%) Test Scripting
4 16 (43.24%) Black-Box Testing
5 15 (40.54%) TDD
6 8 (21.62%) Software Testing
6 8 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (18.92%) Web Testing
8 6 (16.22%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
10 3 (8.11%) Automation Testing
10 3 (8.11%) Waterfall
10 3 (8.11%) Manual Testing
11 2 (5.41%) Service Management
11 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
11 2 (5.41%) ITSM
11 2 (5.41%) Automated Testing
11 2 (5.41%) Test Automation
11 2 (5.41%) Test Management
11 2 (5.41%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (43.24%) Python
2 15 (40.54%) JavaScript
3 14 (37.84%) Java
4 5 (13.51%) SQL
5 4 (10.81%) C++
6 1 (2.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (40.54%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) ISEB
2 2 (5.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (56.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (16.22%) Puppet
2 2 (5.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.70%) HP
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