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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 116 135 151
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +16
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 47 45 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.48% 1.11% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 1.37% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 44 22 6
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £56,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -7.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £66,000 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £44,522 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-0.04% +4.75%
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
2704 3277 2475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 85.17% 81.19% 78.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1653 2149 1419
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 17 April 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 17 April 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
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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
Glasgow +26 28 £45,000 -10.44% 2
Edinburgh +10 14 £48,750 +8.33%
Stirling -14 3 £50,000 -21.87% 1
West Lothian - 2 - -
Test Management
UK

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 61 (55.96%) Finance
2 45 (41.28%) ISTQB
3 42 (38.53%) Test Strategy
4 38 (34.86%) ISEB
5 34 (31.19%) Banking
6 29 (26.61%) HP Quality Center
7 28 (25.69%) QA
8 27 (24.77%) HP
9 26 (23.85%) Project Management
10 25 (22.94%) Stakeholder Management
11 22 (20.18%) Test Automation
12 18 (16.51%) Analytical Skills
12 18 (16.51%) User Acceptance Testing
13 16 (14.68%) Mentoring
14 15 (13.76%) QuickTest Pro
15 13 (11.93%) Selenium
15 13 (11.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 12 (11.01%) Test Planning
16 12 (11.01%) Continuous Improvement
16 12 (11.01%) Test Scripting
17 11 (10.09%) Waterfall
18 10 (9.17%) Performance Testing
18 10 (9.17%) Agile Software Development
18 10 (9.17%) LoadRunner
19 9 (8.26%) Cucumber
20 8 (7.34%) Risk Management
20 8 (7.34%) Python
20 8 (7.34%) Perl
20 8 (7.34%) People Management
21 7 (6.42%) SQL

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1 (0.92%) MTS
1 1 (0.92%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.42%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.83%) BODI
2 2 (1.83%) BusinessObjects XI
2 2 (1.83%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (13.76%) QuickTest Pro
2 13 (11.93%) Selenium
3 10 (9.17%) LoadRunner
4 9 (8.26%) Cucumber
5 5 (4.59%) JIRA
6 2 (1.83%) JMeter
6 2 (1.83%) SilkPerformer
7 1 (0.92%) TestDirector
7 1 (0.92%) TestComplete
7 1 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.92%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.92%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.92%) QAComplete
General
1 61 (55.96%) Finance
2 34 (31.19%) Banking
3 7 (6.42%) Retail
4 6 (5.50%) Legal
4 6 (5.50%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.83%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.83%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (43.12%) Test Manager
2 27 (24.77%) Analyst
3 25 (22.94%) Test Analyst
4 12 (11.01%) Test Leader
5 9 (8.26%) QA Manager
6 8 (7.34%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (7.34%) Architect
6 8 (7.34%) Performance Test Leader
7 7 (6.42%) Test Architect
8 6 (5.50%) Senior Test Analyst
9 4 (3.67%) Test Team Leader
9 4 (3.67%) Team Leader
9 4 (3.67%) Lead Architect
10 3 (2.75%) Test Consultant
10 3 (2.75%) Consultant
11 2 (1.83%) Senior Consultant
11 2 (1.83%) Project Manager
11 2 (1.83%) Business Analyst
11 2 (1.83%) Senior Business Analyst
11 2 (1.83%) Quality Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.83%) Middleware
2 1 (0.92%) SOAP
2 1 (0.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.51%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.42%) PMI
3 5 (4.59%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.83%) EPoS
4 2 (1.83%) Equities
4 2 (1.83%) Online Banking
4 2 (1.83%) Reference Data
4 2 (1.83%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.92%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.92%) Social Media
5 1 (0.92%) Statistics
5 1 (0.92%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.83%) Linux
2 1 (0.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (38.53%) Test Strategy
2 26 (23.85%) Project Management
3 25 (22.94%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (20.18%) Test Automation
5 18 (16.51%) User Acceptance Testing
6 16 (14.68%) Mentoring
7 12 (11.01%) Test Planning
7 12 (11.01%) Test Scripting
7 12 (11.01%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (10.09%) Waterfall
9 10 (9.17%) Performance Testing
9 10 (9.17%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (7.34%) Risk Management
10 8 (7.34%) People Management
11 7 (6.42%) Change Management
11 7 (6.42%) Regression Testing
11 7 (6.42%) Software Testing
11 7 (6.42%) Project Planning
11 7 (6.42%) Resource Management
12 6 (5.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.34%) Perl
1 8 (7.34%) Python
2 7 (6.42%) Ruby
2 7 (6.42%) SQL
3 6 (5.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.83%) Java
5 1 (0.92%) C#
5 1 (0.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 45 (41.28%) ISTQB
2 38 (34.86%) ISEB
3 13 (11.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (6.42%) PMI Certification
4 7 (6.42%) ISEB Practitioner
5 6 (5.50%) CSQA
6 3 (2.75%) Degree
7 2 (1.83%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (25.69%) QA
2 6 (5.50%) ISO 9001
3 4 (3.67%) TickIT
Systems Management
1 29 (26.61%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.92%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 27 (24.77%) HP
2 5 (4.59%) Oracle
2 5 (4.59%) Business Objects
3 3 (2.75%) PeopleSoft
3 3 (2.75%) SAP
3 3 (2.75%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.83%) SOASTA, Inc
5 1 (0.92%) Cognos
5 1 (0.92%) IBM
5 1 (0.92%) Cognizant
5 1 (0.92%) Twitter
5 1 (0.92%) Green Hat
Stirling, Stirlingshire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow
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Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
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