The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Head of Testing featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Testing
Rank 158 - 186
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Testing 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.070% - 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% - 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £70,000 - £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £87,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +59.09%
Head of Testing
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2723 2990 3847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.18% 95.53% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1682 1893 2515
Median salary £45,000 £42,926 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% +7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Head of Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured Head of Testing in the job title.

Head of Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Head of Testing
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of Testing across the Scotland region.

Head of Testing Salary Trend in Scotland

Head of Testing
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Testing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 2 £70,000 -
Head of Testing
UK

Head of Testing Skill Set
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, Head of Testing 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 Scotland region featuring Head of Testing in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management

Head of Testing Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Line Management
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) Test Management
1 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB