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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 115 139 129
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -10
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 42 27 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.39% 0.79% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 0.96% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 31 24 16
Average salary £45,000 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.76% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,750 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.70% -2.85%
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
2539 2801 2278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 83.80% 82.09% 79.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1587 1834 1396
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 5 March 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 March 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 +16 22 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Glasgow +21 14 £45,000 -18.18% 4
Dundee +6 3 £22,000 -42.85%
Stirling -11 2 - -
Regression Testing
UK

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 53 (65.43%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (40.74%) Degree
2 33 (40.74%) Test Scripting
3 32 (39.51%) QA
4 30 (37.04%) Scrum
5 29 (35.80%) JavaScript
6 27 (33.33%) Finance
7 25 (30.86%) Java
7 25 (30.86%) Python
8 24 (29.63%) TDD
9 23 (28.40%) Web Services
9 23 (28.40%) Black-Box Testing
10 20 (24.69%) Banking
10 20 (24.69%) Selenium
10 20 (24.69%) Software Testing
10 20 (24.69%) Amazon AWS
11 16 (19.75%) ISEB
11 16 (19.75%) Mobile App
12 15 (18.52%) Windows
13 14 (17.28%) Telecoms
13 14 (17.28%) Web Testing
13 14 (17.28%) ISTQB
14 12 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (12.35%) Test Management
15 10 (12.35%) User Acceptance Testing
15 10 (12.35%) Test Automation
16 9 (11.11%) Jenkins
17 8 (9.88%) Opscode Chef
17 8 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
17 8 (9.88%) Puppet

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (1.23%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Oracle Financials
1 4 (4.94%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (4.94%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (4.94%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 20 (24.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.23%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.88%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.17%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (4.94%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.23%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 20 (24.69%) Selenium
2 9 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 8 (9.88%) Ant
4 6 (7.41%) Bugzilla
5 5 (6.17%) QuickTest Pro
5 5 (6.17%) JIRA
6 4 (4.94%) GCC
6 4 (4.94%) Clang
6 4 (4.94%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (3.70%) FogBugz
8 2 (2.47%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (1.23%) Subversion
9 1 (1.23%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.23%) MSTest
9 1 (1.23%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.23%) Hudson
9 1 (1.23%) MSBuild
General
1 27 (33.33%) Finance
2 20 (24.69%) Banking
3 14 (17.28%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.94%) Games
5 3 (3.70%) Marketing
5 3 (3.70%) Retail
5 3 (3.70%) Automotive
6 2 (2.47%) Legal
6 2 (2.47%) Back Office
6 2 (2.47%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (35.80%) QA Engineer
2 16 (19.75%) Tester
3 11 (13.58%) Analyst
4 10 (12.35%) Test Engineer
4 10 (12.35%) Software Engineer
5 9 (11.11%) Test Analyst
6 5 (6.17%) Test Manager
6 5 (6.17%) Agile Tester
6 5 (6.17%) Software Test Engineer
7 4 (4.94%) Oracle Consultant
7 4 (4.94%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 4 (4.94%) Functional Consultant
7 4 (4.94%) Consultant
8 3 (3.70%) Software Tester
8 3 (3.70%) Systems Tester
8 3 (3.70%) Senior Agile Tester
8 3 (3.70%) Senior Tester
9 2 (2.47%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (2.47%) Lead Test Analyst
9 2 (2.47%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (28.40%) Web Services
2 6 (7.41%) WinForms
3 4 (4.94%) OpenGL
3 4 (4.94%) DirectX
3 4 (4.94%) Qt
4 3 (3.70%) RESTful
4 3 (3.70%) REST
4 3 (3.70%) XML
5 1 (1.23%) HTML
5 1 (1.23%) CSS
5 1 (1.23%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.75%) Mobile App
2 8 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.17%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.94%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.94%) Xbox
5 3 (3.70%) Telematics
5 3 (3.70%) EPoS
6 2 (2.47%) Social Media
6 2 (2.47%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.47%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.23%) Replication
7 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.52%) Windows
2 6 (7.41%) UNIX
3 3 (3.70%) Android
3 3 (3.70%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.47%) Linux
5 1 (1.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (65.43%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (40.74%) Test Scripting
3 30 (37.04%) Scrum
4 24 (29.63%) TDD
5 23 (28.40%) Black-Box Testing
6 20 (24.69%) Software Testing
7 14 (17.28%) Web Testing
8 12 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (12.35%) Test Management
9 10 (12.35%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (12.35%) Test Automation
10 7 (8.64%) Test Strategy
10 7 (8.64%) Performance Testing
11 6 (7.41%) Test Planning
12 5 (6.17%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (6.17%) Automation Testing
12 5 (6.17%) System Testing
12 5 (6.17%) Software Engineering
13 4 (4.94%) Manual Testing
13 4 (4.94%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (35.80%) JavaScript
2 25 (30.86%) Java
2 25 (30.86%) Python
3 8 (9.88%) SQL
4 4 (4.94%) Ruby
4 4 (4.94%) C++
4 4 (4.94%) Perl
5 2 (2.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (40.74%) Degree
2 16 (19.75%) ISEB
3 14 (17.28%) ISTQB
4 4 (4.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.47%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.47%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (39.51%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (9.88%) Puppet
1 8 (9.88%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (8.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (7.41%) Oracle
1 6 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.94%) HP
2 4 (4.94%) VMware
3 1 (1.23%) SAP
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