The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 75 112 84
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -28
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 25 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.10% 0.21% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.36% 0.24% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 10
Average salary £47,500 £28,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -43.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £28,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,300 £28,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
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 Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1059 1227 1009
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 89.07% 86.90% 81.31%
Number of salaries quoted 676 757 678
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Management across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Test Management
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Test Management Salary Trend in Glasgow

Test Management
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Management across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 34 (60.71%) ISTQB
2 26 (46.43%) Test Strategy
3 21 (37.50%) Project Management
4 18 (32.14%) Waterfall
5 17 (30.36%) Banking
5 17 (30.36%) Finance
6 15 (26.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (26.79%) QA
7 13 (23.21%) Continuous Improvement
7 13 (23.21%) Test Scripting
7 13 (23.21%) ISEB
8 12 (21.43%) Non-Functional Testing
8 12 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (19.64%) Degree
10 9 (16.07%) RAD
10 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (16.07%) TDD
11 8 (14.29%) Python
11 8 (14.29%) Perl
11 8 (14.29%) SAP
11 8 (14.29%) Computer Science
11 8 (14.29%) Automated Testing
11 8 (14.29%) Ruby
11 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (12.50%) Test Planning
13 6 (10.71%) Demand Management
13 6 (10.71%) Resource Management
13 6 (10.71%) Performance Testing
13 6 (10.71%) CSQA
13 6 (10.71%) PMI

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) ATM
1 4 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (7.14%) RDBMS
1 4 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) LoadRunner
2 2 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 17 (30.36%) Finance
1 17 (30.36%) Banking
2 6 (10.71%) Financial Institution
3 4 (7.14%) Retail
3 4 (7.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (42.86%) Test Manager
2 13 (23.21%) Analyst
3 12 (21.43%) Test Analyst
4 11 (19.64%) Test Leader
5 9 (16.07%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (16.07%) Architect
6 8 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
6 8 (14.29%) Performance Test Leader
6 8 (14.29%) Test Architect
7 4 (7.14%) Lead Architect
7 4 (7.14%) Programme Test Manager
7 4 (7.14%) Programme Manager
7 4 (7.14%) Test Programme Manager
8 2 (3.57%) QA Manager
9 1 (1.79%) Business Analyst
9 1 (1.79%) Data Architect
9 1 (1.79%) Senior Business Analyst
9 1 (1.79%) Test Specialist
9 1 (1.79%) Performance Test Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.71%) PMI
3 4 (7.14%) IVR
3 4 (7.14%) Online Banking
3 4 (7.14%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (46.43%) Test Strategy
2 21 (37.50%) Project Management
3 18 (32.14%) Waterfall
4 15 (26.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (23.21%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (23.21%) Test Scripting
6 12 (21.43%) Non-Functional Testing
6 12 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (16.07%) TDD
7 9 (16.07%) RAD
8 8 (14.29%) Automated Testing
9 7 (12.50%) Test Planning
10 6 (10.71%) Demand Management
10 6 (10.71%) Resource Management
10 6 (10.71%) Performance Testing
11 5 (8.93%) Six Sigma
11 5 (8.93%) CMMI
11 5 (8.93%) Functional Testing
12 4 (7.14%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.29%) Perl
1 8 (14.29%) Python
1 8 (14.29%) Ruby
2 4 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (60.71%) ISTQB
2 13 (23.21%) ISEB
3 11 (19.64%) Degree
4 6 (10.71%) CSQA
4 6 (10.71%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.79%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (26.79%) QA
2 5 (8.93%) ISO 9001
2 5 (8.93%) TickIT
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (14.29%) SAP
2 6 (10.71%) HP
3 4 (7.14%) Siebel
3 4 (7.14%) Oracle
4 3 (5.36%) Cognizant