The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 73 94 89
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -5
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 33 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.34% 0.62% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.70% 0.75% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 2
Average salary £47,500 £33,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.93% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £33,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £33,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Test Management
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1220 1197 984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 86.46% 82.44% 82.27%
Number of salaries quoted 818 783 635
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,950 £32,400 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Management across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Test Management
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Management across the Edinburgh region.

Test Management Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Test Management
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Management across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Test Management 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 Test Management.

1 28 (47.46%) Finance
2 25 (42.37%) QA
3 23 (38.98%) Banking
4 19 (32.20%) Test Strategy
5 16 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (18.64%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (18.64%) JIRA
7 10 (16.95%) Release Management
7 10 (16.95%) Line Management
8 9 (15.25%) Test Automation
8 9 (15.25%) Six Sigma
8 9 (15.25%) Retail
9 8 (13.56%) Regression Testing
9 8 (13.56%) Software Testing
10 7 (11.86%) Lean Six Sigma
10 7 (11.86%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (11.86%) ISEB
10 7 (11.86%) ISTQB
11 6 (10.17%) Waterfall
11 6 (10.17%) Performance Testing
11 6 (10.17%) Risk Management
11 6 (10.17%) Selenium
12 5 (8.47%) MTS
12 5 (8.47%) Test Planning
12 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (8.47%) HP Quality Center
12 5 (8.47%) Back Office
12 5 (8.47%) Service Management
13 4 (6.78%) Migration
13 4 (6.78%) Stakeholder Management

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Test Management 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 Test Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.47%) MTS
2 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.69%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 11 (18.64%) JIRA
2 6 (10.17%) Selenium
3 4 (6.78%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (3.39%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.69%) JMeter
5 1 (1.69%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.69%) SilkPerformer
5 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 28 (47.46%) Finance
2 23 (38.98%) Banking
3 9 (15.25%) Retail
4 5 (8.47%) Back Office
5 4 (6.78%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (62.71%) Test Manager
2 10 (16.95%) Test Leader
3 8 (13.56%) QA Manager
4 5 (8.47%) Test Analyst
4 5 (8.47%) Analyst
5 3 (5.08%) Consultant
5 3 (5.08%) Lead Test Analyst
5 3 (5.08%) Test Consultant
6 2 (3.39%) QA Test Manager
7 1 (1.69%) Senior Test Manager
7 1 (1.69%) SAP Manager
7 1 (1.69%) SAP Test Manager
7 1 (1.69%) UAT Test Manager
7 1 (1.69%) UAT Manager
7 1 (1.69%) Test Programme Manager
7 1 (1.69%) Senior Test Consultant
7 1 (1.69%) Senior Manager
7 1 (1.69%) Quality Manager
7 1 (1.69%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (1.69%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) .NET
1 2 (3.39%) WinForms
1 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.08%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.69%) EPoS
3 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.69%) Statistics
3 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.39%) UNIX
1 2 (3.39%) Linux
1 2 (3.39%) Android
1 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.20%) Test Strategy
2 16 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (18.64%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (16.95%) Release Management
4 10 (16.95%) Line Management
5 9 (15.25%) Test Automation
5 9 (15.25%) Six Sigma
6 8 (13.56%) Regression Testing
6 8 (13.56%) Software Testing
7 7 (11.86%) Lean Six Sigma
7 7 (11.86%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (10.17%) Performance Testing
8 6 (10.17%) Waterfall
8 6 (10.17%) Risk Management
9 5 (8.47%) Service Management
9 5 (8.47%) Test Planning
10 4 (6.78%) Migration
10 4 (6.78%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (6.78%) Service Delivery
11 3 (5.08%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.39%) C#
1 2 (3.39%) SQL
2 1 (1.69%) Python
2 1 (1.69%) Ruby
2 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) ISEB
1 7 (11.86%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (42.37%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (5.08%) HP
2 1 (1.69%) SOASTA, Inc
2 1 (1.69%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (1.69%) SAP
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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