The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Glasgow region that had Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 94 81 107
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 6 27 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.51% 2.13% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 2.24% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3 23 9
Median salary £48,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,700 £47,500 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,900 £55,000 £59,600
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 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
1125 1206 1386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.15% 95.26% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 586 767 845
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region that featured Test Manager in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 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 Glasgow region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 24 (64.86%) ISTQB
2 21 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (45.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (45.95%) SDLC
4 16 (43.24%) ISEB
5 14 (37.84%) V-Model
5 14 (37.84%) Waterfall
6 13 (35.14%) PRINCE2
6 13 (35.14%) Defect Management
7 12 (32.43%) Finance
8 11 (29.73%) RUP
8 11 (29.73%) Automated Testing
8 11 (29.73%) Test Management
9 10 (27.03%) QA
10 9 (24.32%) HP Quality Center
10 9 (24.32%) HP
11 8 (21.62%) Test Scripting
11 8 (21.62%) Manual Testing
12 7 (18.92%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (18.92%) Test Strategy
12 7 (18.92%) Test Planning
12 7 (18.92%) Service Delivery
12 7 (18.92%) Project Management
13 6 (16.22%) Scrum
13 6 (16.22%) Business Analysis
14 5 (13.51%) Technical Architecture
14 5 (13.51%) Continuous Improvement
14 5 (13.51%) Functional Testing
14 5 (13.51%) Coaching
14 5 (13.51%) User Experience

Test Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) HP UFT
1 2 (5.41%) LoadRunner
General
1 12 (32.43%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Banking
3 3 (8.11%) Legal
4 2 (5.41%) Law
5 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) User Experience
2 2 (5.41%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Unix
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (45.95%) SDLC
2 17 (45.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (37.84%) V-Model
3 14 (37.84%) Waterfall
4 13 (35.14%) Defect Management
4 13 (35.14%) PRINCE2
5 11 (29.73%) Automated Testing
5 11 (29.73%) RUP
5 11 (29.73%) Test Management
6 8 (21.62%) Manual Testing
6 8 (21.62%) Test Scripting
7 7 (18.92%) Project Management
7 7 (18.92%) Service Delivery
7 7 (18.92%) Test Planning
7 7 (18.92%) Test Strategy
7 7 (18.92%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (16.22%) Business Analysis
8 6 (16.22%) Scrum
9 5 (13.51%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 24 (64.86%) ISTQB
2 16 (43.24%) ISEB
3 4 (10.81%) Degree
4 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.70%) CIPD
5 1 (2.70%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.03%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (24.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) HP
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle