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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 140 108 156
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +48
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 18 54 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.63% 1.69% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 1.87% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 15 41 5
Median salary £36,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.21% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £35,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £63,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.60% +8.23%
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
2592 2881 3170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.41% 90.34% 86.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1458 1836 2140
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,000
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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -16 14 £36,000 -28.00%
Glasgow -26 5 £36,500 -23.15%
Test Management
UK

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 24 (47.06%) Finance
2 21 (41.18%) ISTQB
3 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (35.29%) HP
5 17 (33.33%) ISEB
6 16 (31.37%) HP Quality Center
6 16 (31.37%) Test Strategy
7 15 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (25.49%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (21.57%) Software Testing
9 11 (21.57%) QA
10 10 (19.61%) Defect Management
11 9 (17.65%) Test Scripting
11 9 (17.65%) SQL
12 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
12 8 (15.69%) Banking
12 8 (15.69%) Automation Testing
13 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (13.73%) HP UFT
14 6 (11.76%) Scrum
14 6 (11.76%) Regression Testing
14 6 (11.76%) Test Planning
14 6 (11.76%) Mentoring
14 6 (11.76%) Degree
14 6 (11.76%) JIRA
15 5 (9.80%) Selenium
15 5 (9.80%) Business Development
15 5 (9.80%) Investment Management
15 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
15 5 (9.80%) Android

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 (1.96%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) FLEXCUBE
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) LAN
1 5 (9.80%) WAN
2 2 (3.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (25.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (13.73%) HP UFT
3 6 (11.76%) JIRA
4 5 (9.80%) Bugzilla
4 5 (9.80%) Cucumber
4 5 (9.80%) FogBugz
4 5 (9.80%) Selenium
5 1 (1.96%) Mocha
5 1 (1.96%) SilkTest
5 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (47.06%) Finance
2 8 (15.69%) Banking
3 5 (9.80%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.96%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (41.18%) Test Manager
2 13 (25.49%) Test Leader
3 7 (13.73%) Team Leader
3 7 (13.73%) Test Team Leader
4 6 (11.76%) IT Manager
4 6 (11.76%) Tester
5 5 (9.80%) Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) IT Services Manager
5 5 (9.80%) Test Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Software Tester
7 3 (5.88%) Architect
8 2 (3.92%) Lead Test Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Test Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Technical Architect
9 1 (1.96%) Automation Test Lead
9 1 (1.96%) Junior Software Tester
9 1 (1.96%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) .NET
1 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.96%) Chai
2 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.92%) Online Banking
2 2 (3.92%) User Experience
3 1 (1.96%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Android
1 5 (9.80%) Apple iOS
1 5 (9.80%) Mac OS X
1 5 (9.80%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (31.37%) Test Strategy
3 15 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (21.57%) Software Testing
5 10 (19.61%) Defect Management
6 9 (17.65%) Test Scripting
7 8 (15.69%) Automation Testing
8 6 (11.76%) Mentoring
8 6 (11.76%) Regression Testing
8 6 (11.76%) Scrum
8 6 (11.76%) Test Planning
9 5 (9.80%) Business Development
9 5 (9.80%) Disruptive Innovation
9 5 (9.80%) Investment Management
9 5 (9.80%) Non-Functional Testing
9 5 (9.80%) People Management
9 5 (9.80%) Project Management
9 5 (9.80%) SDLC
9 5 (9.80%) Waterfall
10 4 (7.84%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.65%) SQL
2 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
2 5 (9.80%) Python
2 5 (9.80%) Ruby
3 4 (7.84%) C#
Qualifications
1 21 (41.18%) ISTQB
2 17 (33.33%) ISEB
3 6 (11.76%) Degree
4 1 (1.96%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (21.57%) QA
2 2 (3.92%) FATCA
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) Active Directory
1 5 (9.80%) Hyper-V
1 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (9.80%) XenApp
1 5 (9.80%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (31.37%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (35.29%) HP
2 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.80%) Citrix
3 5 (9.80%) VMware
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle