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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 92 87
Rank change year-on-year +2 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 5 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.45% 0.45% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.49% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 13
Median salary £31,500 £41,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.17% -8.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £41,000 £39,600
10% offered a salary of more than £44,300 £41,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1046 1226 1206
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 93.23% 91.02% 89.27%
Number of salaries quoted 680 828 709
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £59,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Regression Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Regression Testing in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 7 (77.78%) Test Scripting
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) QA
3 4 (44.44%) SDLC
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Python
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) Selenium
5 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
6 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
6 1 (11.11%) Defect Management
6 1 (11.11%) Defect Tracking
6 1 (11.11%) Client Onboarding
6 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
6 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
6 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
6 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (11.11%) Black-Box Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
6 1 (11.11%) System Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Investment Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
1 1 (11.11%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) Ant
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Test Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Coordinator
3 1 (11.11%) Development Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Head of Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Manual Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Software Development Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Coordinator
3 1 (11.11%) Test Development Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Test Scripting
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) SDLC
4 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
6 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Black-Box Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (11.11%) Defect Management
6 1 (11.11%) Fund Accounting
6 1 (11.11%) Investment Management
6 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
6 1 (11.11%) System Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
6 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 21 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago