The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 120 123 135
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 40 34 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.26% 1.02% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 1.26% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 29 17 16
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,015
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.51%
Regression Testing
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2706 2707 2441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 84.96% 81.34% 77.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1776 1721 1696
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Regression Testing Salary Trend in Scotland

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Regression Testing Salary Histogram in Scotland

Regression Testing
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +1 27 £34,000 -15.00% 2
Glasgow +1 8 £42,500 - 1
Aberdeen +12 4 £60,000 +118.18%
Stirling -16 2 - - 1
Regression Testing
UK

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 41 (59.42%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (44.93%) Finance
3 24 (34.78%) QA
4 23 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 22 (31.88%) Degree
5 22 (31.88%) Selenium
5 22 (31.88%) Test Scripting
6 19 (27.54%) ISTQB
7 18 (26.09%) ISEB
8 17 (24.64%) Mobile App
9 15 (21.74%) JavaScript
9 15 (21.74%) Banking
9 15 (21.74%) Scrum
10 14 (20.29%) Microsoft
11 13 (18.84%) Windows
12 12 (17.39%) Python
12 12 (17.39%) Java
13 11 (15.94%) Web Services
13 11 (15.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 11 (15.94%) Web Testing
14 10 (14.49%) User Acceptance Testing
14 10 (14.49%) MS Excel
14 10 (14.49%) SQL
14 10 (14.49%) Oracle
14 10 (14.49%) SQL Server
14 10 (14.49%) TDD
14 10 (14.49%) Automated Testing
15 9 (13.04%) XML
15 9 (13.04%) Test Management
15 9 (13.04%) Continuous Integration

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 10 (14.49%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.25%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Oracle Financials
1 5 (7.25%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (7.25%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (7.25%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 2 (2.90%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) Internet
2 1 (1.45%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.49%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.25%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (7.25%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.45%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 22 (31.88%) Selenium
2 8 (11.59%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (10.14%) Bugzilla
3 7 (10.14%) JIRA
4 6 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (7.25%) Jenkins
5 5 (7.25%) FogBugz
5 5 (7.25%) Ant
6 3 (4.35%) JUnit
6 3 (4.35%) Subversion
6 3 (4.35%) Maven
7 2 (2.90%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.90%) Mockito
7 2 (2.90%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.90%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.45%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.45%) MSTest
8 1 (1.45%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.45%) MSBuild
8 1 (1.45%) VectorCAST
General
1 31 (44.93%) Finance
2 15 (21.74%) Banking
3 8 (11.59%) Telecoms
4 7 (10.14%) Retail
5 5 (7.25%) Investment Banking
6 4 (5.80%) Back Office
7 3 (4.35%) Games
7 3 (4.35%) Retail Banking
7 3 (4.35%) Private Banking
8 2 (2.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (23.19%) Analyst
2 13 (18.84%) QA Engineer
3 12 (17.39%) Test Analyst
4 11 (15.94%) Tester
5 8 (11.59%) Software Engineer
5 8 (11.59%) Test Engineer
6 6 (8.70%) Developer
7 5 (7.25%) Test Manager
7 5 (7.25%) Consultant
7 5 (7.25%) Software Test Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Test Leader
8 4 (5.80%) Oracle Consultant
8 4 (5.80%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 4 (5.80%) Senior Test Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Functional Consultant
9 3 (4.35%) Performance Tester
9 3 (4.35%) Web Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Java Developer
9 3 (4.35%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.94%) Web Services
2 9 (13.04%) XML
3 6 (8.70%) WinForms
4 4 (5.80%) HTML
4 4 (5.80%) .NET
4 4 (5.80%) CSS
5 3 (4.35%) J2EE
5 3 (4.35%) Spring
5 3 (4.35%) Java SE
5 3 (4.35%) Java EE
5 3 (4.35%) Dojo
5 3 (4.35%) jQuery
5 3 (4.35%) Hibernate
6 2 (2.90%) REST
6 2 (2.90%) Spring MVC
6 2 (2.90%) Spring Security
6 2 (2.90%) JSON
6 2 (2.90%) JDBC
6 2 (2.90%) SOAP
6 2 (2.90%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (24.64%) Mobile App
2 7 (10.14%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.25%) EPoS
4 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.35%) User Experience
6 2 (2.90%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.90%) Social Media
6 2 (2.90%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (2.90%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.45%) Economics
7 1 (1.45%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.84%) Windows
2 2 (2.90%) Linux
2 2 (2.90%) UNIX
3 1 (1.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (59.42%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 22 (31.88%) Test Scripting
4 15 (21.74%) Scrum
5 11 (15.94%) Web Testing
6 10 (14.49%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (14.49%) Automated Testing
6 10 (14.49%) TDD
7 9 (13.04%) Test Management
7 9 (13.04%) Test Automation
7 9 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (13.04%) Black-Box Testing
8 8 (11.59%) Test Strategy
8 8 (11.59%) Data Modelling
8 8 (11.59%) Release Management
9 7 (10.14%) Performance Testing
10 6 (8.70%) Waterfall
10 6 (8.70%) Integration Testing
11 5 (7.25%) Security Testing
11 5 (7.25%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.74%) JavaScript
2 12 (17.39%) Python
2 12 (17.39%) Java
3 10 (14.49%) SQL
4 7 (10.14%) Ruby
4 7 (10.14%) Perl
5 4 (5.80%) C#
5 4 (5.80%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.35%) PHP
7 2 (2.90%) C++
Qualifications
1 22 (31.88%) Degree
2 19 (27.54%) ISTQB
3 18 (26.09%) ISEB
4 11 (15.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.45%) PhD
6 1 (1.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (34.78%) QA
System Software
1 7 (10.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.90%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (10.14%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (7.25%) Puppet
2 5 (7.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (20.29%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.49%) Oracle
3 7 (10.14%) VMware
4 3 (4.35%) HP
5 2 (2.90%) Bloomberg
5 2 (2.90%) Perforce
5 2 (2.90%) thinkFolio
5 2 (2.90%) Fidessa
6 1 (1.45%) SAP
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Glasgow
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + superb beneifts
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + superb beneifts
Posted: 8 days ago
Stirling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £1 - £2 per annum + negotiate
Posted: 21 days ago