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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 106 145 133
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -12
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 52 28 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.70% 0.73% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 0.88% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 47 13 14
Average salary £46,000 £64,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.12% +28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £42,200 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £66,000 £65,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
2666 3186 2509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 86.93% 82.67% 79.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1680 2118 1525
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 June 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 3 June 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 +28 29 £45,000 -21.73% 1
Edinburgh +25 21 £50,000 -19.02% 4
Stirling -9 1 £50,000 -21.87%
West Lothian - 1 - -
Test Management
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Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 43 (47.25%) ISTQB
2 41 (45.05%) Finance
3 33 (36.26%) Test Strategy
4 31 (34.07%) ISEB
4 31 (34.07%) QA
5 30 (32.97%) Banking
5 30 (32.97%) Project Management
6 23 (25.27%) HP Quality Center
7 20 (21.98%) HP
7 20 (21.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (17.58%) Waterfall
8 16 (17.58%) Test Planning
9 15 (16.48%) QuickTest Pro
9 15 (16.48%) User Acceptance Testing
9 15 (16.48%) Test Scripting
10 13 (14.29%) Test Automation
11 12 (13.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 12 (13.19%) Mentoring
12 10 (10.99%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (9.89%) SDLC
13 9 (9.89%) RAD
13 9 (9.89%) SQL
13 9 (9.89%) Performance Testing
13 9 (9.89%) TDD
13 9 (9.89%) Software Testing
14 8 (8.79%) Python
14 8 (8.79%) LoadRunner
14 8 (8.79%) Change Management
15 7 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
15 7 (7.69%) PMI

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 (1.10%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (2.20%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.10%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.40%) Internet
2 2 (2.20%) ATM
2 2 (2.20%) LAN
2 2 (2.20%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.49%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.20%) BusinessObjects XI
3 2 (2.20%) BODI
3 2 (2.20%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (16.48%) QuickTest Pro
2 8 (8.79%) LoadRunner
3 5 (5.49%) Cucumber
3 5 (5.49%) Selenium
4 4 (4.40%) JIRA
5 2 (2.20%) Bugzilla
5 2 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.20%) FogBugz
6 1 (1.10%) QAComplete
6 1 (1.10%) TestComplete
6 1 (1.10%) TestDirector
6 1 (1.10%) SilkPerformer
6 1 (1.10%) JMeter
General
1 41 (45.05%) Finance
2 30 (32.97%) Banking
3 7 (7.69%) Retail
4 6 (6.59%) Financial Institution
5 5 (5.49%) Retail Banking
6 3 (3.30%) Legal
7 2 (2.20%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (35.16%) Test Manager
2 17 (18.68%) Analyst
3 15 (16.48%) Test Analyst
4 13 (14.29%) Test Leader
5 11 (12.09%) Architect
6 10 (10.99%) Test Architect
7 8 (8.79%) Performance Test Leader
8 5 (5.49%) Tester
8 5 (5.49%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (5.49%) QA Manager
9 4 (4.40%) Test Team Leader
9 4 (4.40%) Team Leader
9 4 (4.40%) Lead Architect
9 4 (4.40%) Automation Tester
10 3 (3.30%) Business Analyst
10 3 (3.30%) Senior Test Analyst
11 2 (2.20%) Senior Business Analyst
11 2 (2.20%) Project Manager
12 1 (1.10%) Automation Analyst
12 1 (1.10%) Senior Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.10%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (7.69%) PMI
2 4 (4.40%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.40%) Online Banking
3 3 (3.30%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.20%) Equities
4 2 (2.20%) IVR
4 2 (2.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.20%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.10%) EPoS
5 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.10%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.20%) Windows
1 2 (2.20%) Linux
1 2 (2.20%) Mac OS X
1 2 (2.20%) Android
1 2 (2.20%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.10%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (36.26%) Test Strategy
2 30 (32.97%) Project Management
3 20 (21.98%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (17.58%) Waterfall
4 16 (17.58%) Test Planning
5 15 (16.48%) User Acceptance Testing
5 15 (16.48%) Test Scripting
6 13 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 12 (13.19%) Mentoring
8 10 (10.99%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (9.89%) SDLC
9 9 (9.89%) RAD
9 9 (9.89%) Performance Testing
9 9 (9.89%) TDD
9 9 (9.89%) Software Testing
10 8 (8.79%) Change Management
11 7 (7.69%) Automated Testing
11 7 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (6.59%) Resource Management
12 6 (6.59%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.89%) SQL
2 8 (8.79%) Python
3 7 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 7 (7.69%) Ruby
4 5 (5.49%) Perl
5 1 (1.10%) VBScript
5 1 (1.10%) C#
5 1 (1.10%) Java
Qualifications
1 43 (47.25%) ISTQB
2 31 (34.07%) ISEB
3 12 (13.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (7.69%) PMI Certification
5 6 (6.59%) Degree
5 6 (6.59%) CSQA
5 6 (6.59%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (3.30%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (1.10%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (34.07%) QA
2 7 (7.69%) ISO 9001
3 5 (5.49%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (2.20%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.20%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.20%) XenApp
1 2 (2.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 23 (25.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (21.98%) HP
2 5 (5.49%) Oracle
2 5 (5.49%) Business Objects
3 3 (3.30%) Cognizant
3 3 (3.30%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.20%) VMware
4 2 (2.20%) Siebel
4 2 (2.20%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (2.20%) Citrix
4 2 (2.20%) Twitter
5 1 (1.10%) SOASTA, Inc
5 1 (1.10%) SAP
5 1 (1.10%) Cognos
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