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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Manager
Rank 77 102 100
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 30 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.30% 0.71% 0.089%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.45% 0.74% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 26 9 1
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -
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
1225 1349 1067
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.80% 96.36% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 782 816 730
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,750 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 2015.

Test Manager Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 32 (71.11%) Test Management
2 22 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (48.89%) ISTQB
3 21 (46.67%) Test Strategy
4 19 (42.22%) Waterfall
5 15 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (33.33%) QA
6 14 (31.11%) Finance
7 11 (24.44%) Banking
8 9 (20.00%) ISEB
9 6 (13.33%) Retail
9 6 (13.33%) Windows
9 6 (13.33%) Windows 7
10 5 (11.11%) Test Scripting
10 5 (11.11%) SDLC
10 5 (11.11%) RUP
10 5 (11.11%) Six Sigma
10 5 (11.11%) ISO 9001
10 5 (11.11%) TickIT
10 5 (11.11%) CMMI
10 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (8.89%) Service Delivery
11 4 (8.89%) Project Management
11 4 (8.89%) Client/Server
11 4 (8.89%) Functional Testing
11 4 (8.89%) Non-Functional Testing
12 3 (6.67%) Risk Analysis
12 3 (6.67%) MS Office
12 3 (6.67%) Legal
13 2 (4.44%) Strategic Planning

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Office
2 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Selenium
1 1 (2.22%) FitNesse
1 1 (2.22%) Appium
General
1 14 (31.11%) Finance
2 11 (24.44%) Banking
3 6 (13.33%) Retail
4 3 (6.67%) Legal
5 2 (4.44%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.22%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 15 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.89%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.44%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Windows
1 6 (13.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (71.11%) Test Management
2 22 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (46.67%) Test Strategy
4 19 (42.22%) Waterfall
5 5 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 5 (11.11%) RUP
5 5 (11.11%) Six Sigma
5 5 (11.11%) CMMI
5 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (11.11%) SDLC
6 4 (8.89%) Functional Testing
6 4 (8.89%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (8.89%) Service Delivery
6 4 (8.89%) Project Management
7 3 (6.67%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (4.44%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.44%) ETL
8 2 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.44%) Strategic Planning
9 1 (2.22%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (48.89%) ISTQB
2 9 (20.00%) ISEB
3 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (33.33%) QA
2 5 (11.11%) ISO 9001
2 5 (11.11%) TickIT
3 2 (4.44%) FATCA
3 2 (4.44%) COREP
3 2 (4.44%) FINREP
Vendors
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft