The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Manager
Rank 103 97 79
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 8 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.57% 0.16% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.17% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 6
Average salary £56,000 - £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 - £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 - £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1368 1195 847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.68% 95.52% 91.17%
Number of salaries quoted 844 823 566
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Manager
Scotland

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
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 25 July 2014.

Test Manager Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 10 (52.63%) Finance
1 10 (52.63%) Test Strategy
2 8 (42.11%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (42.11%) MS Project
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 6 (31.58%) ISTQB
3 6 (31.58%) Non-Functional Testing
3 6 (31.58%) Integration Testing
3 6 (31.58%) Test Management
4 5 (26.32%) HP
4 5 (26.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (21.05%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 4 (21.05%) UNIX
5 4 (21.05%) Performance Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Security Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
5 4 (21.05%) QA
6 3 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (15.79%) ISEB
7 2 (10.53%) Banking
7 2 (10.53%) Retail
7 2 (10.53%) Citrix
7 2 (10.53%) Informatica
7 2 (10.53%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (10.53%) Windows
7 2 (10.53%) Solaris
7 2 (10.53%) Linux
7 2 (10.53%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (10.53%) SOA
7 2 (10.53%) PeopleSoft

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle BPEL
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (10.53%) Big Data
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) DB2
2 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (10.53%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (5.26%) LoadRunner
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Derivative
2 1 (5.26%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) UNIX
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Solaris
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Test Strategy
2 8 (42.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (31.58%) Integration Testing
3 6 (31.58%) Test Management
3 6 (31.58%) Non-Functional Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Performance Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Security Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
5 2 (10.53%) SOA
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
5 2 (10.53%) BPEL
5 2 (10.53%) V-Model
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (10.53%) Business Transformation
6 1 (5.26%) Analytics
6 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Time Management
6 1 (5.26%) Change Management
6 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) ISTQB
2 5 (26.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (21.05%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 3 (15.79%) ISEB
5 2 (10.53%) Degree
6 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
6 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
6 1 (5.26%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) HP
3 2 (10.53%) Citrix
3 2 (10.53%) Informatica
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (5.26%) Sybase
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