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

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 84 83 102
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 32 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.51% 1.41% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.58% 1.48% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 28 12 4
Median salary £50,000 £47,000 £56,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -16.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £43,913 £51,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £54,750 £57,350
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.94% +3.00%
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
1241 1151 1298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 97.33% 95.36% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 729 755 829
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
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 28 May 2016.

Test Manager Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 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 23 (67.65%) ISTQB
2 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (44.12%) ISEB
4 14 (41.18%) SDLC
5 12 (35.29%) Defect Management
5 12 (35.29%) V-Model
5 12 (35.29%) Waterfall
6 11 (32.35%) PRINCE2
7 10 (29.41%) Finance
7 10 (29.41%) HP Quality Center
7 10 (29.41%) Test Management
8 9 (26.47%) QA
8 9 (26.47%) RUP
8 9 (26.47%) HP
9 8 (23.53%) Project Management
9 8 (23.53%) Automated Testing
9 8 (23.53%) Test Planning
10 7 (20.59%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (20.59%) Test Scripting
11 6 (17.65%) Manual Testing
11 6 (17.65%) Business Analysis
11 6 (17.65%) Test Strategy
11 6 (17.65%) Service Delivery
12 5 (14.71%) Technical Architecture
12 5 (14.71%) Coaching
12 5 (14.71%) User Experience
13 4 (11.76%) Functional Testing
13 4 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (11.76%) Degree

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 2 (5.88%) HP UFT
1 2 (5.88%) LoadRunner
General
1 10 (29.41%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.94%) Law
3 1 (2.94%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) User Experience
2 2 (5.88%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.94%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Unix
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (41.18%) SDLC
3 12 (35.29%) Defect Management
3 12 (35.29%) V-Model
3 12 (35.29%) Waterfall
4 11 (32.35%) PRINCE2
5 10 (29.41%) Test Management
6 9 (26.47%) RUP
7 8 (23.53%) Automated Testing
7 8 (23.53%) Project Management
7 8 (23.53%) Test Planning
8 7 (20.59%) Test Scripting
8 7 (20.59%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (17.65%) Business Analysis
9 6 (17.65%) Manual Testing
9 6 (17.65%) Service Delivery
9 6 (17.65%) Test Strategy
10 5 (14.71%) Coaching
10 5 (14.71%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 23 (67.65%) ISTQB
2 15 (44.12%) ISEB
3 4 (11.76%) Degree
4 1 (2.94%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (26.47%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (29.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) HP
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + Benefits
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