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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 104 75 102
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 8 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.59% 1.47% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 1.52% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 5
Average salary £47,500 £51,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.86% +7.36%
UK excluding London average 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
1317 1051 1180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.84% 96.69% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 828 678 745
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 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,850 £55,620 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016, 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 32 (86.49%) ISTQB
2 31 (83.78%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (78.38%) Test Management
4 27 (72.97%) Waterfall
5 23 (62.16%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (27.03%) ISEB
7 7 (18.92%) Windows
7 7 (18.92%) Windows 7
7 7 (18.92%) QA
8 6 (16.22%) SDLC
9 5 (13.51%) RUP
9 5 (13.51%) Client/Server
10 4 (10.81%) Finance
10 4 (10.81%) Risk Analysis
10 4 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (8.11%) Test Strategy
11 3 (8.11%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (8.11%) MS Office
11 3 (8.11%) Legal
11 3 (8.11%) SQL
12 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
12 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (5.41%) ETL
12 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
12 2 (5.41%) HP
12 2 (5.41%) Project Management
12 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (5.41%) Banking
12 2 (5.41%) Retail
12 2 (5.41%) Retail Banking

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Office
2 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) HP UFT
1 1 (2.70%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Legal
3 2 (5.41%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Retail
3 2 (5.41%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 23 (62.16%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.51%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.41%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Windows
1 7 (18.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (83.78%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (78.38%) Test Management
3 27 (72.97%) Waterfall
4 6 (16.22%) SDLC
5 5 (13.51%) RUP
6 4 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (10.81%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (8.11%) Test Strategy
8 2 (5.41%) ETL
8 2 (5.41%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (5.41%) Project Management
8 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.41%) Strategic Planning
8 2 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (2.70%) Defect Tracking
9 1 (2.70%) Functional Testing
9 1 (2.70%) Scrum
9 1 (2.70%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.70%) Software Testing
9 1 (2.70%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) C
2 1 (2.70%) Java
2 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (86.49%) ISTQB
2 10 (27.03%) ISEB
3 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) Degree
4 1 (2.70%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (2.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) QA
2 2 (5.41%) COREP
2 2 (5.41%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.41%) FATCA
2 2 (5.41%) FINREP
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) HP
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago