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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 130 105 147
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +42
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 31 51 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.09% 1.67% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 1.87% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 24 46 13
Median salary £45,500 £45,500 £64,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -28.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £38,250 £42,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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
2560 2729 3266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.05% 89.50% 84.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1526 1707 2180
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Test Management as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 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
Edinburgh +1 18 £42,500 -12.82% 1
Glasgow -35 10 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Stirling +3 1 - -
Fife - 1 £45,000 -
Midlothian - 1 £20,000 -
Test Management
UK

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing Test Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 21 (46.67%) Finance
2 20 (44.44%) ISTQB
3 18 (40.00%) HP
4 17 (37.78%) HP Quality Center
5 15 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (31.11%) Test Strategy
7 12 (26.67%) Test Scripting
7 12 (26.67%) Software Testing
8 11 (24.44%) ISEB
9 10 (22.22%) Banking
10 8 (17.78%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (17.78%) Defect Management
11 7 (15.56%) Regression Testing
12 6 (13.33%) Selenium
12 6 (13.33%) Test Planning
12 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (13.33%) SDLC
13 5 (11.11%) Investment Management
13 5 (11.11%) QA
13 5 (11.11%) Business Development
13 5 (11.11%) Degree
13 5 (11.11%) Automated Testing
13 5 (11.11%) Financial Institution
13 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
13 5 (11.11%) HP UFT
13 5 (11.11%) Project Management
14 4 (8.89%) SQL
14 4 (8.89%) Scrum
14 4 (8.89%) Process Management

Test Management
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.22%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) FLEXCUBE
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) Internet
2 2 (4.44%) LAN
2 2 (4.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (13.33%) Selenium
3 5 (11.11%) HP UFT
4 3 (6.67%) Cucumber
4 3 (6.67%) JIRA
5 2 (4.44%) Bugzilla
5 2 (4.44%) FogBugz
6 1 (2.22%) Mocha
6 1 (2.22%) SilkTest
General
1 21 (46.67%) Finance
2 10 (22.22%) Banking
3 5 (11.11%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.22%) Legal
4 1 (2.22%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (46.67%) Test Manager
2 7 (15.56%) Test Leader
3 6 (13.33%) IT Manager
3 6 (13.33%) Tester
4 5 (11.11%) IT Services Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Software Tester
5 4 (8.89%) Team Leader
5 4 (8.89%) Test Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Test Team Leader
6 3 (6.67%) IT Trainer
6 3 (6.67%) Trainer
7 2 (4.44%) Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Test Manager
8 1 (2.22%) Junior Tester
8 1 (2.22%) Risk Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) Senior Test Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) Software Architect
8 1 (2.22%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) .NET
1 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.22%) Chai
2 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) Online Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.22%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) Android
2 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.44%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.22%) Linux
3 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (31.11%) Test Strategy
3 12 (26.67%) Software Testing
3 12 (26.67%) Test Scripting
4 8 (17.78%) Defect Management
5 7 (15.56%) Regression Testing
6 6 (13.33%) SDLC
6 6 (13.33%) Test Planning
7 5 (11.11%) Automated Testing
7 5 (11.11%) Business Development
7 5 (11.11%) Investment Management
7 5 (11.11%) Project Management
8 4 (8.89%) Automation Testing
8 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
8 4 (8.89%) People Management
8 4 (8.89%) Process Management
8 4 (8.89%) Scrum
8 4 (8.89%) Test Automation
9 3 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) SQL
2 2 (4.44%) C#
2 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.44%) Python
2 2 (4.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (44.44%) ISTQB
2 11 (24.44%) ISEB
3 5 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) QA
2 2 (4.44%) FATCA
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
1 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.44%) XenApp
1 2 (4.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (37.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (40.00%) HP
2 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle
4 2 (4.44%) Citrix
4 2 (4.44%) VMware
5 1 (2.22%) CA
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