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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 133 133 132
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 28 22 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.76% 0.71% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.88% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 22
Average salary £32,250 £52,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.57% +69.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £33,000 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £52,650 £54,250 £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,689
% change year-on-year
- +7.06%
Regression Testing
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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
2965 2509 2406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.59% 81.14% 75.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1926 1634 1618
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -7 16 £33,000 -37.14% 2
Glasgow -7 7 £27,500 -31.25%
Stirling - 3 £62,500 -
Fife - 1 £42,500 -
Midlothian - 1 £31,000 -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
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Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 27 (39.13%) QA
2 26 (37.68%) User Acceptance Testing
3 21 (30.43%) Selenium
3 21 (30.43%) Finance
4 20 (28.99%) Scrum
5 19 (27.54%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (26.09%) Python
7 16 (23.19%) SQL
7 16 (23.19%) Automated Testing
8 15 (21.74%) ISTQB
8 15 (21.74%) Windows
8 15 (21.74%) ISEB
9 13 (18.84%) Software Testing
9 13 (18.84%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (17.39%) Mac OS X
10 12 (17.39%) WebDriver
11 11 (15.94%) Test Scripting
11 11 (15.94%) Banking
12 10 (14.49%) Microsoft
12 10 (14.49%) Test Automation
12 10 (14.49%) Degree
13 9 (13.04%) Unit Testing
13 9 (13.04%) JavaScript
14 8 (11.59%) Perl
14 8 (11.59%) XML
14 8 (11.59%) Java
14 8 (11.59%) Manual Testing
14 8 (11.59%) Test Strategy
14 8 (11.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 7 (10.14%) Mobile App

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 4 (5.80%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (4.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.45%) Markit EDM
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) Internet
2 2 (2.90%) IMAP
3 1 (1.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.25%) Relational Database
2 4 (5.80%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.90%) KDB
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (30.43%) Selenium
2 12 (17.39%) WebDriver
3 6 (8.70%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (8.70%) JIRA
4 5 (7.25%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.35%) Maven
5 3 (4.35%) Bugzilla
5 3 (4.35%) Ant
5 3 (4.35%) JUnit
6 2 (2.90%) Subversion
6 2 (2.90%) Mockito
6 2 (2.90%) Hudson
6 2 (2.90%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.90%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.90%) FogBugz
7 1 (1.45%) VectorCAST
7 1 (1.45%) MSBuild
7 1 (1.45%) MSTest
7 1 (1.45%) InstallShield
General
1 21 (30.43%) Finance
2 11 (15.94%) Banking
3 7 (10.14%) Investment Banking
4 6 (8.70%) Games
5 4 (5.80%) Retail
6 2 (2.90%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.90%) Back Office
6 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.90%) Private Banking
6 2 (2.90%) Marketing
7 1 (1.45%) Legal
7 1 (1.45%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (23.19%) QA Engineer
2 15 (21.74%) Analyst
3 13 (18.84%) Tester
4 9 (13.04%) Test Analyst
5 7 (10.14%) Test Manager
5 7 (10.14%) Developer
5 7 (10.14%) Test Engineer
6 5 (7.25%) Software Tester
6 5 (7.25%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Test Leader
8 3 (4.35%) Java Web Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Web Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Systems Test Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) QA Tester
9 2 (2.90%) Software Test Engineer
9 2 (2.90%) Implementation Consultant
9 2 (2.90%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.59%) XML
2 7 (10.14%) Web Services
3 6 (8.70%) HTML
3 6 (8.70%) .NET
4 5 (7.25%) LAMP
5 3 (4.35%) Hibernate
5 3 (4.35%) Spring
5 3 (4.35%) Java SE
5 3 (4.35%) Java EE
5 3 (4.35%) J2EE
5 3 (4.35%) CSS
5 3 (4.35%) Dojo
6 2 (2.90%) Spring MVC
6 2 (2.90%) Spring Security
6 2 (2.90%) jQuery
6 2 (2.90%) REST
6 2 (2.90%) JDBC
6 2 (2.90%) SOAP
6 2 (2.90%) JSON
7 1 (1.45%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.90%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (2.90%) Client/Server
2 2 (2.90%) EPoS
2 2 (2.90%) Firmware
2 2 (2.90%) Equities
3 1 (1.45%) Economics
3 1 (1.45%) Derivative
3 1 (1.45%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.45%) Replication
3 1 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.74%) Windows
2 12 (17.39%) Mac OS X
3 5 (7.25%) Linux
3 5 (7.25%) UNIX
4 3 (4.35%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.35%) Android
5 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (37.68%) User Acceptance Testing
2 20 (28.99%) Scrum
3 19 (27.54%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (23.19%) Automated Testing
5 13 (18.84%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (18.84%) Software Testing
6 11 (15.94%) Test Scripting
7 10 (14.49%) Test Automation
8 9 (13.04%) Unit Testing
9 8 (11.59%) Manual Testing
9 8 (11.59%) Test Strategy
10 7 (10.14%) Integration Testing
11 6 (8.70%) Release Management
11 6 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
11 6 (8.70%) Performance Testing
11 6 (8.70%) Data Modelling
12 5 (7.25%) Project Management
12 5 (7.25%) Security Testing
12 5 (7.25%) Test Management
12 5 (7.25%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.09%) Python
2 16 (23.19%) SQL
3 9 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 8 (11.59%) Perl
4 8 (11.59%) Java
5 6 (8.70%) C#
6 4 (5.80%) C++
7 3 (4.35%) PHP
7 3 (4.35%) Ruby
8 2 (2.90%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.90%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.45%) VBScript
9 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (21.74%) ISEB
1 15 (21.74%) ISTQB
2 10 (14.49%) Degree
3 8 (11.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (4.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (39.13%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.80%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (4.35%) Puppet
2 3 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (14.49%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.70%) Oracle
3 5 (7.25%) Informatica
4 4 (5.80%) VMware
5 2 (2.90%) Wall Street Systems
5 2 (2.90%) Perforce
6 1 (1.45%) Twitter
6 1 (1.45%) thinkFolio
6 1 (1.45%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.45%) JBoss
6 1 (1.45%) Fidessa
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