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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 102 127 138
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +11
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 67 46 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.01% 1.23% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 1.47% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 49 27 12
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,100 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,275 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.44% -0.52%
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
2957 3119 2534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.69% 83.51% 83.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1848 2026 1642
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
Edinburgh +20 47 £47,500 - 4
Glasgow +39 35 £47,500 +66.66% 1
Stirling -12 1 £47,500 +1.06%
West Lothian - 1 - -
Test Management
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Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 60 (51.28%) ISTQB
2 46 (39.32%) QA
3 34 (29.06%) Finance
3 34 (29.06%) Test Strategy
4 33 (28.21%) Waterfall
5 32 (27.35%) Banking
6 30 (25.64%) Test Scripting
7 29 (24.79%) HP Quality Center
8 28 (23.93%) Project Management
9 27 (23.08%) HP UFT
10 24 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
11 23 (19.66%) ISEB
12 22 (18.80%) Test Planning
13 21 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
14 18 (15.38%) Test Automation
15 17 (14.53%) HP
15 17 (14.53%) Automated Testing
16 16 (13.68%) Software Testing
17 15 (12.82%) Python
18 14 (11.97%) Degree
18 14 (11.97%) User Acceptance Testing
19 13 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
19 13 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
19 13 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 13 (11.11%) Ruby
19 13 (11.11%) Windows
20 12 (10.26%) SQL
20 12 (10.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
21 11 (9.40%) Data Warehouse

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (0.85%) SAS
1 1 (0.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (2.56%) MS Office
2 1 (0.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.27%) LAN
1 5 (4.27%) WAN
1 5 (4.27%) Internet
2 4 (3.42%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.40%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (8.55%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.42%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.42%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 27 (23.08%) HP UFT
2 7 (5.98%) LoadRunner
2 7 (5.98%) JIRA
3 5 (4.27%) Bugzilla
3 5 (4.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (4.27%) FogBugz
4 2 (1.71%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.71%) TestComplete
5 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.85%) Selenium
5 1 (0.85%) Subversion
5 1 (0.85%) JMeter
5 1 (0.85%) QAComplete
5 1 (0.85%) ClearCase
General
1 34 (29.06%) Finance
2 32 (27.35%) Banking
3 7 (5.98%) Investment Banking
4 6 (5.13%) Retail Banking
4 6 (5.13%) Retail
4 6 (5.13%) Financial Institution
5 4 (3.42%) Legal
6 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 49 (41.88%) Test Manager
2 21 (17.95%) Analyst
3 20 (17.09%) Test Analyst
4 14 (11.97%) Test Leader
5 11 (9.40%) Tester
6 10 (8.55%) Automation Tester
7 9 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
7 9 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
8 8 (6.84%) QA Manager
8 8 (6.84%) Performance Test Leader
9 7 (5.98%) Test Architect
9 7 (5.98%) Architect
10 4 (3.42%) Programme Manager
10 4 (3.42%) Lead Architect
10 4 (3.42%) Test Programme Manager
10 4 (3.42%) Programme Test Manager
11 3 (2.56%) QA Test Manager
11 3 (2.56%) Test Team Leader
11 3 (2.56%) Team Leader
12 2 (1.71%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.84%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.98%) PMI
4 5 (4.27%) Client/Server
4 5 (4.27%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.42%) IVR
5 4 (3.42%) Online Banking
6 2 (1.71%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.85%) Grid Computing
7 1 (0.85%) Equities
7 1 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.85%) GIS
7 1 (0.85%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.11%) Windows
2 7 (5.98%) Windows 7
3 6 (5.13%) Apple iOS
3 6 (5.13%) Android
4 5 (4.27%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.71%) Linux
6 1 (0.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (29.06%) Test Strategy
2 33 (28.21%) Waterfall
3 30 (25.64%) Test Scripting
4 28 (23.93%) Project Management
5 24 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (18.80%) Test Planning
7 21 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (15.38%) Test Automation
9 17 (14.53%) Automated Testing
10 16 (13.68%) Software Testing
11 14 (11.97%) User Acceptance Testing
12 13 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
13 10 (8.55%) Fund Accounting
14 9 (7.69%) TDD
14 9 (7.69%) RAD
15 8 (6.84%) Performance Testing
16 7 (5.98%) Resource Management
16 7 (5.98%) SDLC
17 6 (5.13%) Demand Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (12.82%) Python
2 13 (11.11%) Ruby
3 12 (10.26%) SQL
4 8 (6.84%) Perl
5 7 (5.98%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.71%) C#
6 2 (1.71%) Java
6 2 (1.71%) VBScript
7 1 (0.85%) C
Qualifications
1 60 (51.28%) ISTQB
2 23 (19.66%) ISEB
3 14 (11.97%) Degree
4 13 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 12 (10.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 7 (5.98%) PMI Certification
7 6 (5.13%) CSQA
8 1 (0.85%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (39.32%) QA
2 7 (5.98%) ISO 9001
3 5 (4.27%) TickIT
System Software
1 5 (4.27%) Active Directory
1 5 (4.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (4.27%) Hyper-V
1 5 (4.27%) XenApp
1 5 (4.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 29 (24.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (14.53%) HP
2 8 (6.84%) SAP
3 6 (5.13%) Oracle
4 5 (4.27%) Citrix
4 5 (4.27%) Cognizant
4 5 (4.27%) VMware
5 4 (3.42%) Siebel
5 4 (3.42%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.85%) Cognos
6 1 (0.85%) Twitter
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