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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 86 91 77
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 9 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.86% 0.97% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 1.17% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 1
Average salary £34,000 £47,500 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.42% -12.84%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
924 938 710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 88.25% 83.08% 77.43%
Number of salaries quoted 601 572 509
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 17 December 2014.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 8 (72.73%) ISTQB
2 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
4 4 (36.36%) ISEB
4 4 (36.36%) Banking
4 4 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (36.36%) Test Planning
5 3 (27.27%) Perl
5 3 (27.27%) SAP
5 3 (27.27%) HP
5 3 (27.27%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (27.27%) Retail
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 3 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
5 3 (27.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (18.18%) C#
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle
6 2 (18.18%) Business Objects
6 2 (18.18%) Python
6 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (18.18%) Internet
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Ruby
6 2 (18.18%) BODI
6 2 (18.18%) Retail Banking

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 2 (18.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects XI
1 2 (18.18%) BODI
1 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
2 2 (18.18%) Selenium
3 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner
3 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Banking
3 3 (27.27%) Retail
4 2 (18.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
1 7 (63.64%) Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Test Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) SOAP
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
1 1 (9.09%) XML
1 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
1 1 (9.09%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Online Banking
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
3 4 (36.36%) Test Planning
4 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
4 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 1 (9.09%) Coaching
6 1 (9.09%) User Stories
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) Validation
6 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
6 1 (9.09%) SOA
6 1 (9.09%) ETL
6 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Perl
2 2 (18.18%) Ruby
2 2 (18.18%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) ISTQB
2 4 (36.36%) ISEB
2 4 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (27.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 1 (9.09%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (9.09%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) HP
1 3 (27.27%) SAP
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Business Objects
3 1 (9.09%) Green Hat
3 1 (9.09%) Cognizant
3 1 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft