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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 81 85 86
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 30 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.00% 0.91% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 1.12% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 1
Average salary £50,000 £41,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.48% -12.63%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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
1279 1164 963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 85.27% 81.80% 80.59%
Number of salaries quoted 853 740 666
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,450
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 2014.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 18 (43.90%) Finance
2 16 (39.02%) QA
3 15 (36.59%) Banking
4 14 (34.15%) Test Strategy
5 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (24.39%) Release Management
7 8 (19.51%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (19.51%) JIRA
7 8 (19.51%) Line Management
8 7 (17.07%) Software Testing
8 7 (17.07%) Regression Testing
8 7 (17.07%) Six Sigma
9 6 (14.63%) ISEB
9 6 (14.63%) ISTQB
9 6 (14.63%) Lean Six Sigma
10 5 (12.20%) Performance Testing
10 5 (12.20%) MTS
10 5 (12.20%) Back Office
10 5 (12.20%) Service Management
10 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (12.20%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (12.20%) Test Planning
11 4 (9.76%) Migration
11 4 (9.76%) Waterfall
11 4 (9.76%) Test Automation
11 4 (9.76%) Retail Banking
11 4 (9.76%) Retail
12 3 (7.32%) Service Delivery
12 3 (7.32%) HP Quality Center
13 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (12.20%) MTS
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.44%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 8 (19.51%) JIRA
2 2 (4.88%) Selenium
2 2 (4.88%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 18 (43.90%) Finance
2 15 (36.59%) Banking
3 5 (12.20%) Back Office
4 4 (9.76%) Retail
4 4 (9.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (68.29%) Test Manager
2 9 (21.95%) Test Leader
3 4 (9.76%) Analyst
3 4 (9.76%) Test Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Lead Test Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) QA Manager
5 2 (4.88%) QA Test Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Test Consultant
6 1 (2.44%) Senior Test Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Consultant
6 1 (2.44%) Senior Manager
6 1 (2.44%) SAP Manager
6 1 (2.44%) SAP Test Manager
6 1 (2.44%) UAT Test Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Programme Manager
6 1 (2.44%) UAT Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) .NET
1 2 (4.88%) WinForms
1 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Android
1 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.44%) UNIX
2 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Test Strategy
2 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (24.39%) Release Management
4 8 (19.51%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (19.51%) Line Management
5 7 (17.07%) Software Testing
5 7 (17.07%) Six Sigma
5 7 (17.07%) Regression Testing
6 6 (14.63%) Lean Six Sigma
7 5 (12.20%) Service Management
7 5 (12.20%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (12.20%) Test Planning
7 5 (12.20%) Performance Testing
8 4 (9.76%) Test Automation
8 4 (9.76%) Waterfall
8 4 (9.76%) Migration
9 3 (7.32%) Service Delivery
10 2 (4.88%) Project Planning
10 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (4.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) C#
2 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) ISEB
1 6 (14.63%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (39.02%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (4.88%) HP
2 1 (2.44%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (2.44%) SAP
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
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