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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 87 76 102
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 26 26 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.07% 2.09% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.12% 2.17% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 24 19 6
Median salary £50,000 £48,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £43,913 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,675 £55,000 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +2.00%
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
1226 1197 1382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 97.69% 96.07% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 748 808 897
Median salary £42,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.32% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Manager across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Test Manager Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 28 (77.78%) ISTQB
2 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (50.00%) Test Management
4 16 (44.44%) Waterfall
5 15 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (33.33%) ISEB
6 12 (33.33%) SDLC
7 11 (30.56%) Defect Management
8 9 (25.00%) V-Model
8 9 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
8 9 (25.00%) PRINCE2
9 8 (22.22%) HP
9 8 (22.22%) Finance
9 8 (22.22%) QA
9 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (22.22%) Test Planning
10 7 (19.44%) Test Scripting
10 7 (19.44%) RUP
11 6 (16.67%) Project Management
11 6 (16.67%) Automated Testing
11 6 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (13.89%) Test Strategy
12 5 (13.89%) Coaching
12 5 (13.89%) User Experience
12 5 (13.89%) Technical Architecture
12 5 (13.89%) Service Delivery
13 4 (11.11%) Degree
13 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
13 4 (11.11%) Scrum
13 4 (11.11%) Banking

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:

Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) HP UFT
1 1 (2.78%) LoadRunner
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.78%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.89%) User Experience
3 1 (2.78%) Fintech
3 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Unix
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (50.00%) Test Management
3 16 (44.44%) Waterfall
4 15 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (33.33%) SDLC
6 11 (30.56%) Defect Management
7 9 (25.00%) PRINCE2
7 9 (25.00%) V-Model
8 8 (22.22%) Test Planning
9 7 (19.44%) RUP
9 7 (19.44%) Test Scripting
10 6 (16.67%) Automated Testing
10 6 (16.67%) Project Management
10 6 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (13.89%) Coaching
11 5 (13.89%) Service Delivery
11 5 (13.89%) Technical Architecture
11 5 (13.89%) Test Strategy
12 4 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (11.11%) Functional Testing
Qualifications
1 28 (77.78%) ISTQB
2 12 (33.33%) ISEB
3 4 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) HP
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £48000 - £58000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £47500.00 - £53000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago