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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 85 71 85
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +14
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 7 41 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.61% 2.56% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 2.83% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 30 14
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -1.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £53,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
1046 1449 1278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 91.51% 90.45% 86.94%
Number of salaries quoted 739 907 867
Median salary £47,750 £44,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.52% +6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Test Management as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing Test Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 12 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (45.83%) QA
3 10 (41.67%) Test Strategy
3 10 (41.67%) ISEB
3 10 (41.67%) ISTQB
4 9 (37.50%) Software Testing
4 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (37.50%) Finance
4 9 (37.50%) Automation Testing
5 8 (33.33%) HP
5 8 (33.33%) SQL
6 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
6 7 (29.17%) HP UFT
6 7 (29.17%) JIRA
7 6 (25.00%) Defect Management
7 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 5 (20.83%) Citrix
8 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
8 5 (20.83%) Windows
8 5 (20.83%) Mac OS X
8 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
8 5 (20.83%) Python
8 5 (20.83%) ETL
8 5 (20.83%) LAN
8 5 (20.83%) WAN
8 5 (20.83%) Bugzilla
8 5 (20.83%) VMware
8 5 (20.83%) Ruby
8 5 (20.83%) Prototyping
8 5 (20.83%) Coaching

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) LAN
1 5 (20.83%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (29.17%) HP UFT
2 7 (29.17%) JIRA
3 5 (20.83%) Bugzilla
3 5 (20.83%) Cucumber
3 5 (20.83%) FogBugz
3 5 (20.83%) Selenium
4 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.17%) LoadRunner
4 1 (4.17%) TestRail
4 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Games
2 1 (4.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Test Leader
2 5 (20.83%) Tester
3 4 (16.67%) Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 4 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Test Team Leader
4 3 (12.50%) Software Tester
5 2 (8.33%) Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Automation Test Lead
6 1 (4.17%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Junior
6 1 (4.17%) Junior Software Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Junior Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Software Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Test Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
1 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.17%) CSS
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Android
1 5 (20.83%) Apple iOS
1 5 (20.83%) Mac OS X
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Test Strategy
2 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Automation Testing
2 9 (37.50%) Software Testing
3 6 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 5 (20.83%) Coaching
4 5 (20.83%) ETL
4 5 (20.83%) Prototyping
5 4 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 4 (16.67%) Scrum
5 4 (16.67%) Test Scripting
6 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (12.50%) Process Management
6 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 3 (12.50%) Test Planning
7 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Functional Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.83%) Python
3 5 (20.83%) Ruby
4 4 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) ISEB
1 10 (41.67%) ISTQB
2 3 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (45.83%) QA
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
1 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
1 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (20.83%) XenApp
1 5 (20.83%) XenDesktop
2 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.17%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) HP
2 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.83%) Citrix
3 5 (20.83%) VMware