The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 96 93 90
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 4 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.34% 0.91% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 1.09% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 6
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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 Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1036 1098 895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 88.70% 82.87% 75.85%
Number of salaries quoted 688 716 517
Average salary £43,913 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.32% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,426 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Glasgow region.

Regression Testing Salary Trend in Glasgow

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) QA
2 10 (55.56%) Java
2 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 10 (55.56%) Scrum
2 10 (55.56%) Test Scripting
3 9 (50.00%) Black-Box Testing
3 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (50.00%) Web Services
3 9 (50.00%) Python
3 9 (50.00%) Degree
3 9 (50.00%) TDD
3 9 (50.00%) Banking
3 9 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (44.44%) Telecoms
5 5 (27.78%) ISEB
5 5 (27.78%) Selenium
6 4 (22.22%) Web Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Ant
6 4 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (22.22%) System Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
6 4 (22.22%) Puppet
6 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
7 3 (16.67%) Test Management
7 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
8 2 (11.11%) HP Quality Center

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Cloud Services
1 9 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Selenium
2 4 (22.22%) Ant
2 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.11%) JIRA
4 1 (5.56%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 9 (50.00%) Banking
3 8 (44.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.56%) Games
4 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) QA Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Tester
2 3 (16.67%) Test Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Test Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Software Tester
3 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) UNIX
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) Scrum
2 10 (55.56%) Test Scripting
3 9 (50.00%) Black-Box Testing
3 9 (50.00%) TDD
4 4 (22.22%) Web Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (22.22%) System Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (16.67%) Test Management
5 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Release Management
6 2 (11.11%) Project Management
6 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
7 1 (5.56%) Functional Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) Java
2 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (27.78%) ISEB
3 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (55.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (22.22%) Puppet
2 2 (11.11%) HP Quality Center