The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 92 137 144
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +7
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 58 24 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.88% 0.73% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 0.90% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 42 9 4
Average salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £34,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £65,000 £60,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Test Management
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2611 2656 2321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 84.80% 81.32% 80.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1701 1706 1584
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Management across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Test Management
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Test Management Salary Trend in Scotland

Test Management
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Management across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Scotland

Test Management
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +20 24 £45,625 +38.25% 3
Stirling +6 23 £43,125 -
Glasgow +5 9 £35,000 -28.20% 3
Test Management
UK

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Test Management also 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 that cited Test Management.

1 63 (52.94%) Finance
2 56 (47.06%) ISTQB
3 51 (42.86%) ISEB
4 47 (39.50%) HP Quality Center
5 44 (36.97%) Test Strategy
6 37 (31.09%) HP
7 31 (26.05%) Analytical Skills
8 26 (21.85%) QA
8 26 (21.85%) Banking
9 21 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
10 20 (16.81%) Test Automation
10 20 (16.81%) User Acceptance Testing
10 20 (16.81%) Test Planning
11 18 (15.13%) Mentoring
12 17 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (13.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 15 (12.61%) Selenium
14 15 (12.61%) QuickTest Pro
15 13 (10.92%) Software Testing
16 12 (10.08%) Retail
16 12 (10.08%) ISEB Practitioner
16 12 (10.08%) Test Scripting
16 12 (10.08%) Line Management
17 9 (7.56%) Management Information System
17 9 (7.56%) Project Management
18 8 (6.72%) Risk Management
18 8 (6.72%) Oracle
18 8 (6.72%) Cucumber
18 8 (6.72%) Performance Testing
18 8 (6.72%) Degree

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Test Management also 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 that cited Test Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.20%) MTS
2 1 (0.84%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.84%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.68%) Internet
2 1 (0.84%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.20%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (3.36%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.68%) BODI
3 2 (1.68%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.84%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (12.61%) Selenium
1 15 (12.61%) QuickTest Pro
2 8 (6.72%) Cucumber
3 7 (5.88%) JIRA
4 3 (2.52%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.84%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.84%) SilkPerformer
5 1 (0.84%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.84%) JMeter
5 1 (0.84%) Bugzilla
General
1 63 (52.94%) Finance
2 26 (21.85%) Banking
3 12 (10.08%) Retail
4 6 (5.04%) Legal
4 6 (5.04%) Retail Banking
5 4 (3.36%) Local Government
6 2 (1.68%) Back Office
7 1 (0.84%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 59 (49.58%) Test Manager
2 33 (27.73%) Test Analyst
2 33 (27.73%) Analyst
3 9 (7.56%) Test Leader
4 8 (6.72%) QA Manager
5 6 (5.04%) Consultant
5 6 (5.04%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (5.04%) Senior Test Analyst
5 6 (5.04%) Test Consultant
6 5 (4.20%) Tester
7 4 (3.36%) Systems Tester
7 4 (3.36%) Lead Test Analyst
8 2 (1.68%) Programme Manager
8 2 (1.68%) Architect
8 2 (1.68%) Quality Manager
8 2 (1.68%) Programme Test Manager
8 2 (1.68%) Test Programme Manager
8 2 (1.68%) Test Architect
9 1 (0.84%) UAT Manager
9 1 (0.84%) Senior Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.68%) Middleware
2 1 (0.84%) Apache Flex
2 1 (0.84%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.84%) SOAP
2 1 (0.84%) Web Services
2 1 (0.84%) XML
2 1 (0.84%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 31 (26.05%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.56%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.52%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.68%) EPoS
4 2 (1.68%) Online Banking
5 1 (0.84%) Social Media
5 1 (0.84%) Statistics
5 1 (0.84%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.84%) Clustering
5 1 (0.84%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.84%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.68%) UNIX
1 2 (1.68%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (36.97%) Test Strategy
2 21 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (16.81%) Test Automation
3 20 (16.81%) User Acceptance Testing
3 20 (16.81%) Test Planning
4 18 (15.13%) Mentoring
5 17 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (10.92%) Software Testing
7 12 (10.08%) Test Scripting
7 12 (10.08%) Line Management
8 9 (7.56%) Project Management
9 8 (6.72%) Risk Management
9 8 (6.72%) Performance Testing
10 7 (5.88%) Release Management
10 7 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (5.88%) PRINCE2
10 7 (5.88%) Regression Testing
10 7 (5.88%) People Management
11 6 (5.04%) Non-Functional Testing
11 6 (5.04%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.04%) SQL
2 4 (3.36%) Perl
3 3 (2.52%) Ruby
3 3 (2.52%) Python
4 2 (1.68%) C#
5 1 (0.84%) Java
5 1 (0.84%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 56 (47.06%) ISTQB
2 51 (42.86%) ISEB
3 16 (13.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 12 (10.08%) ISEB Practitioner
5 8 (6.72%) Degree
6 7 (5.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (21.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 47 (39.50%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.84%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 37 (31.09%) HP
2 8 (6.72%) Oracle
3 4 (3.36%) SAP
4 3 (2.52%) Business Objects
4 3 (2.52%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.68%) SOASTA, Inc
5 2 (1.68%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.84%) Capita
6 1 (0.84%) IBM
6 1 (0.84%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.84%) Green Hat
6 1 (0.84%) Twitter
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus Standard Company Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago