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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 130 133 141
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 26 43 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.83% 1.07% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 1.32% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 21 27 7
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £42,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
2678 3260 2459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 85.56% 81.34% 78.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1677 2159 1436
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 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £59,000
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 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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 2015. 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 -2 12 £45,000 +23.28% 5
Glasgow +5 10 £45,000 +5.88%
Stirling -5 2 - -
Dundee - 2 £24,000 -
Regression Testing
UK

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 44 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (45.59%) Scrum
2 31 (45.59%) QA
3 30 (44.12%) Degree
3 30 (44.12%) Test Scripting
4 27 (39.71%) JavaScript
5 26 (38.24%) Java
5 26 (38.24%) Finance
6 25 (36.76%) Web Services
6 25 (36.76%) Python
7 24 (35.29%) Black-Box Testing
8 23 (33.82%) TDD
9 22 (32.35%) Amazon AWS
10 19 (27.94%) Banking
11 15 (22.06%) Telecoms
11 15 (22.06%) Selenium
12 14 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (16.18%) ISEB
13 11 (16.18%) Software Testing
14 10 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
14 10 (14.71%) Web Testing
14 10 (14.71%) Jenkins
15 9 (13.24%) Opscode Chef
15 9 (13.24%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (13.24%) Puppet
15 9 (13.24%) Ant
16 8 (11.76%) ISTQB
17 7 (10.29%) Test Automation
17 7 (10.29%) Mobile App
17 7 (10.29%) Windows

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.47%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Oracle Financials
1 4 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (5.88%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 22 (32.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.35%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (5.88%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (22.06%) Selenium
2 10 (14.71%) Jenkins
3 9 (13.24%) Ant
4 4 (5.88%) GCC
4 4 (5.88%) Clang
5 2 (2.94%) JIRA
5 2 (2.94%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.94%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.94%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (1.47%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.47%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.47%) TestComplete
6 1 (1.47%) Hudson
6 1 (1.47%) Behat
6 1 (1.47%) QAComplete
General
1 26 (38.24%) Finance
2 19 (27.94%) Banking
3 15 (22.06%) Telecoms
4 6 (8.82%) Games
5 3 (4.41%) Automotive
6 2 (2.94%) Legal
6 2 (2.94%) Retail
7 1 (1.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (42.65%) QA Engineer
2 12 (17.65%) Tester
3 7 (10.29%) Analyst
4 6 (8.82%) Software Engineer
4 6 (8.82%) Test Analyst
5 5 (7.35%) Test Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Senior Tester
6 4 (5.88%) Systems Tester
6 4 (5.88%) Consultant
6 4 (5.88%) Functional Consultant
6 4 (5.88%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 4 (5.88%) Oracle Consultant
7 3 (4.41%) Agile Tester
7 3 (4.41%) Senior Agile Tester
7 3 (4.41%) Software Tester
7 3 (4.41%) Test Manager
8 2 (2.94%) Software Test Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Architect
8 2 (2.94%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (36.76%) Web Services
2 4 (5.88%) OpenGL
2 4 (5.88%) DirectX
2 4 (5.88%) Qt
3 3 (4.41%) RESTful
3 3 (4.41%) REST
4 2 (2.94%) XML
5 1 (1.47%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.29%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.88%) Xbox
3 4 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.41%) Telematics
5 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.94%) Replication
5 2 (2.94%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.47%) Mobile Games
6 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.29%) Windows
2 4 (5.88%) UNIX
2 4 (5.88%) Android
2 4 (5.88%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.94%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (45.59%) Scrum
3 30 (44.12%) Test Scripting
4 24 (35.29%) Black-Box Testing
5 23 (33.82%) TDD
6 14 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (16.18%) Software Testing
8 10 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (14.71%) Web Testing
9 7 (10.29%) Test Automation
9 7 (10.29%) Software Engineering
10 6 (8.82%) Test Management
10 6 (8.82%) Automation Testing
11 5 (7.35%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (7.35%) Manual Testing
12 4 (5.88%) Performance Testing
12 4 (5.88%) Test Strategy
12 4 (5.88%) Business Process Improvement
12 4 (5.88%) Use Case
12 4 (5.88%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (39.71%) JavaScript
2 26 (38.24%) Java
3 25 (36.76%) Python
4 6 (8.82%) SQL
5 4 (5.88%) C++
6 1 (1.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (44.12%) Degree
2 11 (16.18%) ISEB
3 8 (11.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (45.59%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (13.24%) Puppet
1 9 (13.24%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (7.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (7.35%) Oracle
2 2 (2.94%) HP
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft
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