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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 133 130 145
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 30 28 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.04% 0.89% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 1.02% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 16 22 26
Average salary £39,000 £45,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +26.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £37,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £56,800 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
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
2576 2757 3368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.63% 87.75% 84.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1586 1712 2216
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,650 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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
Glasgow -3 16 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Edinburgh +7 10 £41,000 -8.88% 4
Fife - 3 £27,250 -
Midlothian - 1 £20,000 -
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Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (61.36%) Finance
2 18 (40.91%) Banking
2 18 (40.91%) Java
3 16 (36.36%) Test Scripting
4 15 (34.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (31.82%) Python
6 13 (29.55%) SQL
7 12 (27.27%) QA
8 11 (25.00%) Selenium
8 11 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (22.73%) Degree
9 10 (22.73%) Software Testing
9 10 (22.73%) Telecoms
10 9 (20.45%) HP
10 9 (20.45%) Functional Testing
11 8 (18.18%) SDLC
11 8 (18.18%) Linux
11 8 (18.18%) Migration
11 8 (18.18%) System Testing
12 7 (15.91%) Digital Marketing
12 7 (15.91%) Marketing
12 7 (15.91%) Project Planning
12 7 (15.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 7 (15.91%) Manufacturing
12 7 (15.91%) Programme Management
12 7 (15.91%) SAP
12 7 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (15.91%) Electronics
12 7 (15.91%) Manual Testing

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 2 (4.55%) CICS
2 1 (2.27%) Confluence
2 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (15.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.27%) HTTP
2 1 (2.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) DB2
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (25.00%) Selenium
2 6 (13.64%) JIRA
3 5 (11.36%) Cucumber
3 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
4 4 (9.09%) TestComplete
5 3 (6.82%) Ant
5 3 (6.82%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.55%) Bugzilla
6 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.27%) HP UFT
7 1 (2.27%) MSTest
General
1 27 (61.36%) Finance
2 18 (40.91%) Banking
3 10 (22.73%) Telecoms
4 7 (15.91%) Electronics
4 7 (15.91%) Manufacturing
4 7 (15.91%) Marketing
5 4 (9.09%) Front Office
6 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Tester
2 7 (15.91%) Test Leader
3 5 (11.36%) Analyst
3 5 (11.36%) Automation Tester
3 5 (11.36%) Developer
3 5 (11.36%) Functional Tester
3 5 (11.36%) QA Automation Tester
3 5 (11.36%) QA Tester
4 4 (9.09%) Applications Developer
4 4 (9.09%) C# Application Developer
4 4 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Java Applications Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Python Developer
4 4 (9.09%) QA Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Release Manager
4 4 (9.09%) Smalltalk Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Systems Tester
5 3 (6.82%) QA Software Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) Web Services
2 3 (6.82%) XML
3 2 (4.55%) CGI
3 2 (4.55%) HTML
4 1 (2.27%) .NET
4 1 (2.27%) CSS
4 1 (2.27%) JSON
4 1 (2.27%) LINQ
4 1 (2.27%) REST
4 1 (2.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.36%) Derivative
3 4 (9.09%) Market Risk
4 3 (6.82%) User Experience
5 2 (4.55%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.55%) Mainframe
5 2 (4.55%) VSAM
6 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.27%) Economics
6 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.27%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.18%) Linux
2 6 (13.64%) Unix
3 5 (11.36%) Windows
4 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) Test Scripting
2 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (34.09%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (22.73%) Software Testing
4 9 (20.45%) Functional Testing
5 8 (18.18%) Migration
5 8 (18.18%) SDLC
5 8 (18.18%) System Testing
6 7 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (15.91%) Digital Marketing
6 7 (15.91%) Manual Testing
6 7 (15.91%) Programme Management
6 7 (15.91%) Project Planning
7 6 (13.64%) Defect Management
7 6 (13.64%) Test Strategy
8 5 (11.36%) Automation Testing
8 5 (11.36%) OO
8 5 (11.36%) QA Automation
8 5 (11.36%) Test Management
8 5 (11.36%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.91%) Java
2 14 (31.82%) Python
3 13 (29.55%) SQL
4 6 (13.64%) C#
5 4 (9.09%) Shell Script
5 4 (9.09%) Smalltalk
6 2 (4.55%) COBOL
6 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.55%) JCL
7 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.27%) Perl
7 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) Degree
2 4 (9.09%) ISEB
3 3 (6.82%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (27.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) HP
2 7 (15.91%) SAP
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.82%) Oracle
4 1 (2.27%) CA
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