Period
to 28 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 28 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
UK > Scotland
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 171 174
Rank change year-on-year -29 +3 +14
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 23 65 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.44% 1.12% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 1.23% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 33 43
Scotland median annual salary £39,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.86% -22.22% +28.57%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,000 £28,200
90th Percentile £60,400 £44,000 £56,600
UK median annual salary £42,500 £39,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.92% -6.47% +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 Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4812 5279 5693
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.14% 91.05% 90.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3023 3115 3556
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Regression Testing 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 in Scotland.

Salary trend for Regression Testing in Scotland

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Regression Testing in Scotland over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Regression Testing in Scotland

Regression Testing
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 28 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -8 12 £28,750 -29.88%
Glasgow -17 10 £34,250 -2.14%
Highlands - 1 £42,500 -
Regression Testing
UK

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 13 (56.52%) Test Automation
2 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (43.48%) Software Testing
4 9 (39.13%) Test Strategy
5 8 (34.78%) Java
5 8 (34.78%) SQL
6 7 (30.43%) Python
6 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
6 7 (30.43%) ISTQB
6 7 (30.43%) QA
6 7 (30.43%) Test Scripting
7 6 (26.09%) Manual Testing
7 6 (26.09%) Functional Testing
7 6 (26.09%) C#
8 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
8 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (21.74%) SDLC
8 5 (21.74%) Test Planning
9 4 (17.39%) Mobile App
9 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (17.39%) Integration Testing
9 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
9 4 (17.39%) Non-Functional Testing
9 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (17.39%) Oracle
9 4 (17.39%) Scrum
10 3 (13.04%) VMware
10 3 (13.04%) Finance
10 3 (13.04%) Subversion
10 3 (13.04%) JavaScript

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Self-Service HR
2 1 (4.35%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle HRMS
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle iRecruitment
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) Subversion
3 2 (8.70%) Selenium
4 1 (4.35%) JIRA
4 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Test Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Test Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Test Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Tester
5 2 (8.70%) QA Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Software Tester
5 2 (8.70%) Test Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Embedded Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) HR Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) HR Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle HRMS Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle HRMS Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle Payroll Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Portfolio Test Manager
6 1 (4.35%) QA Test Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Software QA Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) CSS
1 1 (4.35%) CSS3
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
1 1 (4.35%) HTML5
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (17.39%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Android
2 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Test Automation
2 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (43.48%) Software Testing
4 9 (39.13%) Test Strategy
5 7 (30.43%) Test Scripting
6 6 (26.09%) Functional Testing
6 6 (26.09%) Manual Testing
7 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (21.74%) SDLC
7 5 (21.74%) Test Planning
8 4 (17.39%) Integration Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Non-Functional Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Scrum
9 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (8.70%) Defect Management
10 2 (8.70%) Exploratory Testing
10 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
10 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
10 2 (8.70%) Statistics
10 2 (8.70%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) Java
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 7 (30.43%) Python
3 6 (26.09%) C#
4 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
5 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
6 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.35%) C
7 1 (4.35%) C++
7 1 (4.35%) Embedded C
7 1 (4.35%) Ruby
7 1 (4.35%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) ISTQB
2 3 (13.04%) ISEB
3 2 (8.70%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
1 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle
3 3 (13.04%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) Google
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com