Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Regression Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Regression Testing over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 118 138
Rank change year-on-year -24 +20 -20
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 13 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.48% 0.77% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.83% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 10
Edinburgh median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +7.14% +2.94%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,650 £31,250
90th Percentile £43,625 £75,250 £46,000
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -12.50%

Regression Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2456 2158 2796
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 90.93% 92.54% 91.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1486 1405 1764
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +4.05% +2.98%
10th Percentile £27,000 £29,540 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +2.41%

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Regression Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Regression Testing in Edinburgh

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Regression Testing in Edinburgh

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Regression Testing in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Regression Testing in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Regression Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 11 (84.62%) Test Automation
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Software Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Python
3 4 (30.77%) Scrum
3 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
3 4 (30.77%) Mobile App
3 4 (30.77%) Test Planning
4 3 (23.08%) SDLC
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
4 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
4 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
4 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (23.08%) Subversion
4 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 3 (23.08%) ISEB
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 3 (23.08%) C#
4 3 (23.08%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) QA
5 2 (15.38%) Load Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
5 2 (15.38%) TDD
5 2 (15.38%) JIRA
5 2 (15.38%) Computer Science

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
1 3 (23.08%) Subversion
1 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (15.38%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Test Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) QA Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Product Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Product Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Release Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Software QA Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Release Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Mobile App
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Test Automation
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Software Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Scrum
3 4 (30.77%) Test Planning
3 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (23.08%) SDLC
5 2 (15.38%) Acceptance Criteria
5 2 (15.38%) BDD
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) DevOps
5 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Load Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Software Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) TDD
5 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
5 2 (15.38%) User Stories
6 1 (7.69%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Python
2 3 (23.08%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) Tcl
4 1 (7.69%) C
4 1 (7.69%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
1 3 (23.08%) ISEB
1 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
2 2 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
1 3 (23.08%) VMware