The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Manager
Rank 80 101 93
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 15 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.24% 0.58% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 0.60% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 0
Average salary £47,500 £56,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.17% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.01%
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 Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1124 1338 1155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 92.82% 96.61% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 726 825 788
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Manager in the job title across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in Glasgow

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Test Manager in their job title 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 with Test Manager in their job title.

1 25 (59.52%) Test Management
2 24 (57.14%) Test Strategy
3 17 (40.48%) Finance
4 16 (38.10%) ISTQB
5 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (26.19%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (23.81%) Waterfall
6 10 (23.81%) Banking
7 9 (21.43%) QA
8 7 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
9 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (14.29%) ISEB
10 5 (11.90%) Six Sigma
10 5 (11.90%) ISO 9001
10 5 (11.90%) Retail
10 5 (11.90%) TickIT
10 5 (11.90%) CMMI
10 5 (11.90%) Test Scripting
10 5 (11.90%) Functional Testing
11 4 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
11 4 (9.52%) Project Management
12 3 (7.14%) Regression Testing
12 3 (7.14%) System Testing
12 3 (7.14%) Integration Testing
12 3 (7.14%) People Management
12 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
13 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
13 2 (4.76%) Software Testing

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Test Manager in their job title 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 with Test Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) JIRA
2 1 (2.38%) Selenium
2 1 (2.38%) FitNesse
2 1 (2.38%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.38%) Appium
General
1 17 (40.48%) Finance
2 10 (23.81%) Banking
3 5 (11.90%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Android
1 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (59.52%) Test Management
2 24 (57.14%) Test Strategy
3 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (23.81%) Waterfall
5 7 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
6 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (11.90%) Functional Testing
7 5 (11.90%) Test Scripting
7 5 (11.90%) Six Sigma
7 5 (11.90%) CMMI
8 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
8 4 (9.52%) Project Management
8 4 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (7.14%) Integration Testing
9 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (7.14%) System Testing
9 3 (7.14%) Regression Testing
9 3 (7.14%) People Management
10 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
10 2 (4.76%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) C
1 1 (2.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (38.10%) ISTQB
2 6 (14.29%) ISEB
3 1 (2.38%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.43%) QA
2 5 (11.90%) ISO 9001
2 5 (11.90%) TickIT
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (4.76%) HP
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