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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 82 89 94
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 22 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.47% 0.49% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.78% 0.58% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 1
Average salary £47,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.45% +3.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,582 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.48% -3.15%
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
1234 1036 958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.65% 85.27% 80.64%
Number of salaries quoted 828 643 694
Average salary £42,500 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.60% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 2 September 2014.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 16 (53.33%) Finance
2 14 (46.67%) Banking
3 11 (36.67%) Test Strategy
4 9 (30.00%) QA
5 7 (23.33%) JIRA
6 5 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
6 5 (16.67%) Release Management
6 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (16.67%) Six Sigma
7 4 (13.33%) ISEB
7 4 (13.33%) Retail Banking
7 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (13.33%) Retail
7 4 (13.33%) Performance Testing
7 4 (13.33%) Test Automation
7 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
8 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (10.00%) ISTQB
8 3 (10.00%) Project Management
8 3 (10.00%) Regression Testing
8 3 (10.00%) Back Office
8 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
9 2 (6.67%) Migration
9 2 (6.67%) C#
9 2 (6.67%) .NET
9 2 (6.67%) Project Planning
9 2 (6.67%) WinForms
9 2 (6.67%) Data Management
9 2 (6.67%) Web Testing
9 2 (6.67%) Selenium

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle BPEL
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) JIRA
2 2 (6.67%) Selenium
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.33%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 16 (53.33%) Finance
2 14 (46.67%) Banking
3 4 (13.33%) Retail
3 4 (13.33%) Retail Banking
4 3 (10.00%) Back Office
4 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (76.67%) Test Manager
2 4 (13.33%) Programme Manager
2 4 (13.33%) Test Leader
3 3 (10.00%) Programme Test Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Manager
5 1 (3.33%) QA Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Test Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Software Manager
5 1 (3.33%) UAT Test Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Software Test Manager
5 1 (3.33%) QA Test Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Architect
5 1 (3.33%) UAT Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) .NET
1 2 (6.67%) WinForms
1 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Android
1 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.33%) UNIX
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Test Strategy
2 5 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
2 5 (16.67%) Release Management
2 5 (16.67%) Six Sigma
2 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (13.33%) Performance Testing
3 4 (13.33%) Test Automation
3 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
4 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (10.00%) Project Management
4 3 (10.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Migration
5 2 (6.67%) Data Management
5 2 (6.67%) Web Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Project Planning
5 2 (6.67%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Test Planning
5 2 (6.67%) Line Management
5 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) ISEB
2 3 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (30.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle
1 1 (3.33%) PeopleSoft
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.33%) Citrix
1 1 (3.33%) Informatica
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £41565 - £57593 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago