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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 73 112 89
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -23
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 37 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.85% 0.072% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.18% 0.083% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 30 1 5
Average salary £47,500 £28,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -43.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,582
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.48%
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
1165 1210 929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 89.75% 86.99% 83.92%
Number of salaries quoted 732 694 617
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 2015.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 45 (68.18%) ISTQB
2 29 (43.94%) Waterfall
3 26 (39.39%) Test Strategy
4 22 (33.33%) QA
4 22 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (31.82%) Project Management
6 17 (25.76%) ISEB
6 17 (25.76%) Banking
7 16 (24.24%) Finance
8 15 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (19.70%) Non-Functional Testing
10 13 (19.70%) Test Scripting
11 12 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (16.67%) Degree
13 9 (13.64%) Automated Testing
13 9 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (13.64%) TDD
13 9 (13.64%) RAD
14 8 (12.12%) Python
14 8 (12.12%) Perl
14 8 (12.12%) SAP
14 8 (12.12%) Windows
14 8 (12.12%) Computer Science
14 8 (12.12%) Ruby
14 8 (12.12%) Windows 7
14 8 (12.12%) Test Planning
15 6 (9.09%) HP
15 6 (9.09%) PMI
15 6 (9.09%) PMI Certification

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

Applications
1 3 (4.55%) MS Office
2 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) Internet
2 4 (6.06%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
1 4 (6.06%) RDBMS
1 4 (6.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (9.09%) LoadRunner
General
1 17 (25.76%) Banking
2 16 (24.24%) Finance
3 6 (9.09%) Financial Institution
4 5 (7.58%) Retail
4 5 (7.58%) Retail Banking
5 3 (4.55%) Legal
6 1 (1.52%) Law
Job Titles
1 34 (51.52%) Test Manager
2 13 (19.70%) Test Analyst
2 13 (19.70%) Analyst
3 11 (16.67%) Test Leader
4 9 (13.64%) QA Manager
4 9 (13.64%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (13.64%) Senior Test Analyst
5 8 (12.12%) Performance Test Leader
6 7 (10.61%) Test Architect
6 7 (10.61%) Architect
7 4 (6.06%) Programme Manager
7 4 (6.06%) Lead Architect
7 4 (6.06%) Programme Test Manager
7 4 (6.06%) Test Programme Manager
8 3 (4.55%) QA Test Manager
9 2 (3.03%) Testing Manager
9 2 (3.03%) Quality Manager
10 1 (1.52%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 1 (1.52%) Performance Test Specialist
10 1 (1.52%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.12%) Computer Science
3 6 (9.09%) Client/Server
3 6 (9.09%) PMI
4 4 (6.06%) IVR
4 4 (6.06%) Online Banking
4 4 (6.06%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.12%) Windows
1 8 (12.12%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.94%) Waterfall
2 26 (39.39%) Test Strategy
3 22 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (31.82%) Project Management
5 15 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (19.70%) Test Scripting
6 13 (19.70%) Non-Functional Testing
7 12 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (13.64%) RAD
8 9 (13.64%) TDD
8 9 (13.64%) Automated Testing
8 9 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (12.12%) Test Planning
10 6 (9.09%) Demand Management
10 6 (9.09%) Performance Testing
10 6 (9.09%) Resource Management
10 6 (9.09%) RUP
11 5 (7.58%) CMMI
11 5 (7.58%) Six Sigma
11 5 (7.58%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.12%) Perl
1 8 (12.12%) Python
1 8 (12.12%) Ruby
2 4 (6.06%) SQL
3 1 (1.52%) C
Qualifications
1 45 (68.18%) ISTQB
2 17 (25.76%) ISEB
3 11 (16.67%) Degree
4 6 (9.09%) CSQA
4 6 (9.09%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (33.33%) QA
2 5 (7.58%) ISO 9001
2 5 (7.58%) TickIT
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (12.12%) SAP
2 6 (9.09%) HP
3 4 (6.06%) Cognizant
3 4 (6.06%) Siebel
3 4 (6.06%) Oracle
4 2 (3.03%) Microsoft