The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 91 75 88
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 8 31 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.66% 2.14% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 2.24% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 24 12
Median salary £55,000 £53,750 £49,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +9.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £64,250 £66,150
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.94% +3.00%
Test Manager
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1167 1381 1462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.66% 95.31% 97.34%
Number of salaries quoted 688 901 969
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region that featured Test Manager in the job title.

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Manager across the Edinburgh region.

Test Manager Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Test Manager
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Manager across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Test Manager Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, Test Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 13 (65.00%) Finance
1 13 (65.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 8 (40.00%) Banking
3 8 (40.00%) Test Management
4 5 (25.00%) Investment Management
4 5 (25.00%) Business Development
4 5 (25.00%) Financial Institution
4 5 (25.00%) Project Management
4 5 (25.00%) SDLC
4 5 (25.00%) Disruptive Innovation
5 4 (20.00%) Defect Management
5 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (20.00%) Functional Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (20.00%) ISTQB
5 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (15.00%) ISEB
6 3 (15.00%) Regression Testing
7 2 (10.00%) MS Project
7 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
7 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (10.00%) Degree
7 2 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (10.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (10.00%) Test Planning
7 2 (10.00%) Line Management
8 1 (5.00%) DevOps
8 1 (5.00%) FATCA

Test Manager Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) FLEXCUBE
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) HP UFT
General
1 13 (65.00%) Finance
2 8 (40.00%) Banking
3 5 (25.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.00%) Law
4 1 (5.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 8 (40.00%) Test Management
4 5 (25.00%) Business Development
4 5 (25.00%) Disruptive Innovation
4 5 (25.00%) Investment Management
4 5 (25.00%) Project Management
4 5 (25.00%) SDLC
5 4 (20.00%) Defect Management
5 4 (20.00%) Functional Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (15.00%) Regression Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Line Management
7 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Test Planning
8 1 (5.00%) Security Testing
8 1 (5.00%) Time Management
8 1 (5.00%) Usability Testing
8 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (15.00%) ISEB
3 2 (10.00%) Degree
3 2 (10.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) FATCA
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle