The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 98 80 90
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +10
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 16 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.95% 0.71% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 0.91% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 4
Average salary £45,000 £65,500 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.29% +71.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £43,000 £32,950
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,761 £42,500 £43,448
% change year-on-year
+2.96% -2.18%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1400 876 1051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.23% 78.21% 73.65%
Number of salaries quoted 907 507 761
Average salary £42,500 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Test Management
Scotland

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 16 April 2014.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 15 (65.22%) Finance
2 10 (43.48%) Automated Testing
2 10 (43.48%) Test Strategy
3 9 (39.13%) QA
4 8 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (30.43%) Banking
5 7 (30.43%) Waterfall
5 7 (30.43%) ISEB
6 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
7 5 (21.74%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (21.74%) ISTQB
7 5 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (17.39%) Process Improvement
8 4 (17.39%) Non-Functional Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Marketing
8 4 (17.39%) JIRA
8 4 (17.39%) Software Testing
8 4 (17.39%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (17.39%) Blog
8 4 (17.39%) Selenium
8 4 (17.39%) Change Management
8 4 (17.39%) HP
9 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
9 3 (13.04%) Project Management
10 2 (8.70%) Scrum
10 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
10 2 (8.70%) Compatibility Testing
10 2 (8.70%) System Testing
10 2 (8.70%) TestComplete
10 2 (8.70%) V-Model

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) JIRA
1 4 (17.39%) Selenium
2 2 (8.70%) TestComplete
2 2 (8.70%) QAComplete
3 1 (4.35%) JUnit
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (4.35%) NUnit
General
1 15 (65.22%) Finance
2 7 (30.43%) Banking
3 4 (17.39%) Marketing
4 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Test Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Programme Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Test Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Programme Test Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Test Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Test Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Test Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Test Leader
4 1 (4.35%) Software Test Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Blog
2 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) UNIX
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Automated Testing
1 10 (43.48%) Test Strategy
2 8 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (30.43%) Waterfall
4 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
5 5 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (17.39%) Process Improvement
6 4 (17.39%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Software Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Change Management
7 3 (13.04%) Project Management
8 2 (8.70%) Scrum
8 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
8 2 (8.70%) Compatibility Testing
8 2 (8.70%) System Testing
8 2 (8.70%) V-Model
9 1 (4.35%) Performance Engineering
9 1 (4.35%) Automation Testing
9 1 (4.35%) CRM
9 1 (4.35%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
1 2 (8.70%) VBScript
1 2 (8.70%) Python
2 1 (4.35%) C#
2 1 (4.35%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) REXX
2 1 (4.35%) JCL
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) ISEB
2 5 (21.74%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (39.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) HP
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (4.35%) Citrix
3 1 (4.35%) Informatica
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