The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 147 136 144
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 23 28 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.63% 0.87% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 1.07% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 9
Average salary £46,250 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.63% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £34,250 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £62,250 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -6.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2963 2605 2369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.65% 80.58% 75.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1980 1701 1608
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Test Management
UK

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -13 12 £47,500 +14.45% 1
Stirling -8 6 £54,500 - 1
Glasgow -24 3 £28,500 -43.00%
Fife - 2 - -
Test Management
UK

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 33 (50.77%) Finance
2 19 (29.23%) Banking
2 19 (29.23%) Test Strategy
3 15 (23.08%) Test Automation
4 14 (21.54%) HP Quality Center
5 13 (20.00%) QA
6 12 (18.46%) Test Scripting
6 12 (18.46%) ISEB
7 10 (15.38%) QuickTest Pro
7 10 (15.38%) Project Management
8 9 (13.85%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (12.31%) JIRA
9 8 (12.31%) ISTQB
9 8 (12.31%) Regression Testing
10 7 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (10.77%) Release Management
10 7 (10.77%) System Testing
10 7 (10.77%) Waterfall
11 5 (7.69%) Integration Testing
11 5 (7.69%) BPEL
11 5 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (7.69%) SOA
11 5 (7.69%) Oracle
12 4 (6.15%) HP
12 4 (6.15%) Validation
12 4 (6.15%) Retail
12 4 (6.15%) Six Sigma
12 4 (6.15%) Investment Banking
12 4 (6.15%) Project Planning
12 4 (6.15%) Degree

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 3 (4.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (4.62%) Oracle BPEL
1 3 (4.62%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.08%) MS Project
3 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) GPRS
1 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.85%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (4.62%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (15.38%) QuickTest Pro
2 8 (12.31%) JIRA
3 4 (6.15%) Selenium
4 3 (4.62%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (3.08%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.54%) LoadRunner
General
1 33 (50.77%) Finance
2 19 (29.23%) Banking
3 4 (6.15%) Retail
3 4 (6.15%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.62%) Back Office
4 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.08%) Legal
5 2 (3.08%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (55.38%) Test Manager
2 15 (23.08%) Test Analyst
2 15 (23.08%) Analyst
3 10 (15.38%) Programme Manager
4 9 (13.85%) Programme Test Manager
5 5 (7.69%) Release Manager
6 4 (6.15%) Test Leader
7 2 (3.08%) QA Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) Environment Manager
7 2 (3.08%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.08%) Validation Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) Test Programme Manager
8 1 (1.54%) Software Test Manager
8 1 (1.54%) QA Test Manager
8 1 (1.54%) Software Manager
8 1 (1.54%) Lead Test Analyst
8 1 (1.54%) Architect
8 1 (1.54%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (1.54%) Senior Manager
8 1 (1.54%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.08%) SOAP
1 2 (3.08%) Web Services
1 2 (3.08%) .NET
1 2 (3.08%) Middleware
1 2 (3.08%) WinForms
1 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.08%) PMI
1 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
1 2 (3.08%) Reference Data
1 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.54%) Equities
2 1 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.62%) UNIX
1 3 (4.62%) Windows
1 3 (4.62%) Solaris
2 2 (3.08%) Android
2 2 (3.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.23%) Test Strategy
2 15 (23.08%) Test Automation
3 12 (18.46%) Test Scripting
4 10 (15.38%) Project Management
5 8 (12.31%) Regression Testing
6 7 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (10.77%) Release Management
6 7 (10.77%) System Testing
6 7 (10.77%) Waterfall
7 5 (7.69%) Integration Testing
7 5 (7.69%) BPEL
7 5 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (7.69%) SOA
8 4 (6.15%) Validation
8 4 (6.15%) Six Sigma
8 4 (6.15%) Project Planning
8 4 (6.15%) Lean Six Sigma
8 4 (6.15%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (6.15%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (4.62%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.08%) C#
1 2 (3.08%) Java
1 2 (3.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (18.46%) ISEB
2 8 (12.31%) ISTQB
3 4 (6.15%) Degree
4 2 (3.08%) PMI Certification
4 2 (3.08%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.54%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 14 (21.54%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.08%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 5 (7.69%) Oracle
2 4 (6.15%) HP
3 3 (4.62%) Informatica
3 3 (4.62%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.62%) Citrix
3 3 (4.62%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (3.08%) Cognizant
4 2 (3.08%) IBM
4 2 (3.08%) Green Hat
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