The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 149 131 140
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +9
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 22 29 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.60% 0.89% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 1.11% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 10
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £34,750 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,750 £65,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2962 2614 2420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.75% 79.82% 75.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1995 1720 1643
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Test Management
UK

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 July 2014.

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 July 2014. 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
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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 -4 11 £47,500 +14.45% 1
Stirling -12 5 £45,000 - 1
Glasgow -22 4 £28,500 -43.00% 2
Fife - 2 - -
Test Management
UK

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 34 (50.75%) Finance
2 19 (28.36%) Banking
2 19 (28.36%) Test Strategy
3 15 (22.39%) Test Automation
4 14 (20.90%) QA
4 14 (20.90%) HP Quality Center
5 13 (19.40%) ISEB
6 12 (17.91%) Test Scripting
7 10 (14.93%) QuickTest Pro
7 10 (14.93%) Project Management
8 9 (13.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (13.43%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (11.94%) Regression Testing
9 8 (11.94%) Release Management
9 8 (11.94%) JIRA
9 8 (11.94%) ISTQB
9 8 (11.94%) Waterfall
10 7 (10.45%) System Testing
11 6 (8.96%) Oracle
12 5 (7.46%) SOA
12 5 (7.46%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (7.46%) Integration Testing
12 5 (7.46%) Selenium
12 5 (7.46%) Project Planning
12 5 (7.46%) BPEL
12 5 (7.46%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (5.97%) Investment Banking
13 4 (5.97%) Automated Testing
13 4 (5.97%) MS PowerPoint
13 4 (5.97%) Degree

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 3 (4.48%) WebLogic
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle BPEL
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.99%) MS Project
3 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) GPRS
1 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.43%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.48%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (14.93%) QuickTest Pro
2 8 (11.94%) JIRA
3 5 (7.46%) Selenium
4 3 (4.48%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (2.99%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.49%) JUnit
6 1 (1.49%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.49%) NUnit
General
1 34 (50.75%) Finance
2 19 (28.36%) Banking
3 4 (5.97%) Retail
3 4 (5.97%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.48%) Back Office
4 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.99%) Legal
5 2 (2.99%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (53.73%) Test Manager
2 15 (22.39%) Test Analyst
2 15 (22.39%) Analyst
3 9 (13.43%) Programme Manager
4 8 (11.94%) Programme Test Manager
5 5 (7.46%) Release Manager
6 4 (5.97%) Test Leader
7 3 (4.48%) Project Manager
8 2 (2.99%) QA Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Environment Manager
8 2 (2.99%) Validation Engineer
9 1 (1.49%) Test Programme Manager
9 1 (1.49%) Lead Test Analyst
9 1 (1.49%) Software Manager
9 1 (1.49%) Software Test Manager
9 1 (1.49%) QA Test Manager
9 1 (1.49%) Build Manager
9 1 (1.49%) Senior Test Manager
9 1 (1.49%) Test Engineer
9 1 (1.49%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.48%) .NET
2 2 (2.99%) SOAP
2 2 (2.99%) Web Services
2 2 (2.99%) Middleware
2 2 (2.99%) WinForms
2 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.48%) PMI
1 3 (4.48%) Reference Data
2 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.49%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.48%) UNIX
1 3 (4.48%) Windows
1 3 (4.48%) Solaris
2 2 (2.99%) Android
2 2 (2.99%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.36%) Test Strategy
2 15 (22.39%) Test Automation
3 12 (17.91%) Test Scripting
4 10 (14.93%) Project Management
5 9 (13.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (11.94%) Regression Testing
6 8 (11.94%) Release Management
6 8 (11.94%) Waterfall
7 7 (10.45%) System Testing
8 5 (7.46%) Integration Testing
8 5 (7.46%) Project Planning
8 5 (7.46%) BPEL
8 5 (7.46%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (7.46%) SOA
8 5 (7.46%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (5.97%) Quality Management
9 4 (5.97%) Validation
9 4 (5.97%) Automated Testing
9 4 (5.97%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (4.48%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.48%) C#
1 3 (4.48%) Java
2 2 (2.99%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (19.40%) ISEB
2 8 (11.94%) ISTQB
3 4 (5.97%) Degree
4 3 (4.48%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.99%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.49%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (20.90%) QA
Systems Management
1 14 (20.90%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.99%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 6 (8.96%) Oracle
2 4 (5.97%) HP
3 3 (4.48%) Citrix
3 3 (4.48%) PeopleSoft
3 3 (4.48%) Informatica
3 3 (4.48%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.99%) Green Hat
4 2 (2.99%) IBM
4 2 (2.99%) Cognizant
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