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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 91 70 86
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 4 38 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.33% 2.43% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 2.54% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3 29 12
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -2.43%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
1171 1494 1438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.44% 95.46% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 771 977 938
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 10 (76.92%) Finance
2 8 (61.54%) Test Strategy
3 7 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (30.77%) Functional Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Non-Functional Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (23.08%) Test Management
5 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
5 3 (23.08%) Banking
5 3 (23.08%) Financial Institution
5 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Defect Management
6 2 (15.38%) Disruptive Innovation
6 2 (15.38%) MS Project
6 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
6 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
6 2 (15.38%) Business Development
6 2 (15.38%) Investment Management
6 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) SDLC
7 1 (7.69%) People Management
7 1 (7.69%) DevOps
7 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
7 1 (7.69%) QA
7 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Usability Testing

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 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS Project
General
1 10 (76.92%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Banking
2 3 (23.08%) Financial Institution
3 1 (7.69%) Law
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Test Strategy
2 7 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (30.77%) Functional Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Defect Management
4 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Test Management
4 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Business Development
5 2 (15.38%) Disruptive Innovation
5 2 (15.38%) Investment Management
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) SDLC
6 1 (7.69%) DevOps
6 1 (7.69%) People Management
6 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Usability Testing
6 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Edinburgh
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Salary: £42500.00 - £47000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago