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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 75 94 89
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -5
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 20 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.47% 0.67% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 0.80% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 3
Average salary £46,875 £41,500 £65,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.95% -36.64%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%
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
1149 1125 957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.30% 83.46% 82.50%
Number of salaries quoted 745 738 616
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £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 30 January 2015.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 25 (47.17%) QA
2 24 (45.28%) Finance
3 19 (35.85%) Banking
4 15 (28.30%) Test Strategy
5 12 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (18.87%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (18.87%) Test Automation
7 9 (16.98%) Retail
8 8 (15.09%) Line Management
9 7 (13.21%) HP Quality Center
9 7 (13.21%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (13.21%) Performance Testing
9 7 (13.21%) Risk Management
9 7 (13.21%) Software Testing
9 7 (13.21%) Release Management
10 6 (11.32%) JIRA
10 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (11.32%) Selenium
10 6 (11.32%) Waterfall
11 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (9.43%) Service Delivery
11 5 (9.43%) ISTQB
11 5 (9.43%) Service Management
11 5 (9.43%) Regression Testing
11 5 (9.43%) MTS
11 5 (9.43%) Six Sigma
12 4 (7.55%) HP
12 4 (7.55%) ISEB
12 4 (7.55%) QuickTest Pro
12 4 (7.55%) Retail Banking

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (9.43%) MTS
2 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 6 (11.32%) JIRA
1 6 (11.32%) Selenium
2 4 (7.55%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (5.66%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.89%) JMeter
4 1 (1.89%) SilkPerformer
4 1 (1.89%) Bugzilla
General
1 24 (45.28%) Finance
2 19 (35.85%) Banking
3 9 (16.98%) Retail
4 4 (7.55%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.77%) Back Office
6 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (60.38%) Test Manager
2 9 (16.98%) Test Leader
3 8 (15.09%) QA Manager
4 4 (7.55%) Test Analyst
4 4 (7.55%) Analyst
5 3 (5.66%) Test Consultant
5 3 (5.66%) Consultant
6 2 (3.77%) Quality Manager
6 2 (3.77%) Lead Test Analyst
7 1 (1.89%) Senior Test Consultant
7 1 (1.89%) UAT Manager
7 1 (1.89%) Senior Test Manager
7 1 (1.89%) SAP Manager
7 1 (1.89%) SAP Test Manager
7 1 (1.89%) UAT Test Manager
7 1 (1.89%) QA Test Manager
7 1 (1.89%) Senior Manager
7 1 (1.89%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.66%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.77%) EPoS
4 1 (1.89%) Social Media
4 1 (1.89%) Clustering
4 1 (1.89%) Statistics
4 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) UNIX
1 2 (3.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.30%) Test Strategy
2 12 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (18.87%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (18.87%) Test Automation
4 8 (15.09%) Line Management
5 7 (13.21%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (13.21%) Performance Testing
5 7 (13.21%) Risk Management
5 7 (13.21%) Software Testing
5 7 (13.21%) Release Management
6 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (11.32%) Waterfall
7 5 (9.43%) Service Delivery
7 5 (9.43%) Service Management
7 5 (9.43%) Regression Testing
7 5 (9.43%) Six Sigma
8 4 (7.55%) Validation
8 4 (7.55%) Test Scripting
9 3 (5.66%) System Testing
9 3 (5.66%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.66%) SQL
2 1 (1.89%) Ruby
2 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.89%) Perl
2 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) ISTQB
2 4 (7.55%) ISEB
3 2 (3.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (47.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (13.21%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (7.55%) HP
2 2 (3.77%) PeopleSoft
2 2 (3.77%) SOASTA, Inc
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.89%) SAP
3 1 (1.89%) Business Objects
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