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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 102 142 123
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -19
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 59 24 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.83% 0.72% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 0.88% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 43 5 19
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £31,200 £37,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.75%
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
2743 2715 2431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 84.95% 81.36% 77.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1801 1720 1699
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 25 November 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 25 November 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 +23 34 £49,000 +48.48% 4
Stirling -8 11 £46,375 - 4
Glasgow -2 6 £36,000 -26.15% 1
North Lanarkshire - 4 £26,223 -
Test Management
UK

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 45 (44.12%) Finance
2 41 (40.20%) ISTQB
3 37 (36.27%) ISEB
4 34 (33.33%) Test Strategy
5 30 (29.41%) HP Quality Center
6 28 (27.45%) Banking
7 24 (23.53%) QA
8 21 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (20.59%) HP
9 17 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 17 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (15.69%) Test Planning
11 14 (13.73%) Software Testing
12 13 (12.75%) Line Management
13 12 (11.76%) Test Scripting
13 12 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (10.78%) JIRA
15 10 (9.80%) Release Management
15 10 (9.80%) Retail
15 10 (9.80%) Test Automation
15 10 (9.80%) Mentoring
16 9 (8.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 9 (8.82%) Regression Testing
16 9 (8.82%) Six Sigma
16 9 (8.82%) Project Management
16 9 (8.82%) QuickTest Pro
17 8 (7.84%) Selenium
17 8 (7.84%) ISEB Practitioner
17 8 (7.84%) Degree
18 7 (6.86%) Lean Six Sigma

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 5 (4.90%) MTS
2 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.98%) MS Project
1 1 (0.98%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.98%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.94%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.98%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (10.78%) JIRA
2 9 (8.82%) QuickTest Pro
3 8 (7.84%) Selenium
4 2 (1.96%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.96%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.98%) JMeter
5 1 (0.98%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.98%) SilkPerformer
5 1 (0.98%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.98%) Visual Studio
General
1 45 (44.12%) Finance
2 28 (27.45%) Banking
3 10 (9.80%) Retail
4 6 (5.88%) Retail Banking
5 5 (4.90%) Back Office
6 4 (3.92%) Local Government
7 2 (1.96%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.96%) Legal
8 1 (0.98%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (50.98%) Test Manager
2 21 (20.59%) Test Analyst
2 21 (20.59%) Analyst
3 10 (9.80%) Test Leader
4 6 (5.88%) Test Consultant
4 6 (5.88%) Consultant
5 5 (4.90%) QA Manager
5 5 (4.90%) Release Manager
6 4 (3.92%) Systems Tester
6 4 (3.92%) Senior Test Analyst
6 4 (3.92%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (3.92%) Tester
6 4 (3.92%) Programme Manager
7 3 (2.94%) Lead Test Analyst
7 3 (2.94%) Programme Test Manager
7 3 (2.94%) Test Programme Manager
8 2 (1.96%) Validation Engineer
8 2 (1.96%) QA Engineer
8 2 (1.96%) Environment Manager
8 2 (1.96%) QA Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.94%) .NET
2 2 (1.96%) WinForms
2 2 (1.96%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (0.98%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.98%) Apache Flex
3 1 (0.98%) SOAP
3 1 (0.98%) Web Services
3 1 (0.98%) XML
3 1 (0.98%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.90%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.92%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.98%) Social Media
5 1 (0.98%) Statistics
5 1 (0.98%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.98%) EPoS
5 1 (0.98%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.96%) Android
1 2 (1.96%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.98%) UNIX
2 1 (0.98%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 21 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (15.69%) Test Planning
5 14 (13.73%) Software Testing
6 13 (12.75%) Line Management
7 12 (11.76%) Test Scripting
7 12 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (9.80%) Release Management
8 10 (9.80%) Test Automation
8 10 (9.80%) Mentoring
9 9 (8.82%) Six Sigma
9 9 (8.82%) Project Management
9 9 (8.82%) Regression Testing
10 7 (6.86%) Performance Testing
10 7 (6.86%) Lean Six Sigma
11 6 (5.88%) Web Testing
11 6 (5.88%) Change Management
11 6 (5.88%) Migration
11 6 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.92%) C#
1 4 (3.92%) SQL
2 3 (2.94%) Perl
3 2 (1.96%) Python
3 2 (1.96%) Ruby
4 1 (0.98%) Java
4 1 (0.98%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 41 (40.20%) ISTQB
2 37 (36.27%) ISEB
3 9 (8.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (7.84%) ISEB Practitioner
4 8 (7.84%) Degree
5 6 (5.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.98%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (23.53%) QA
Systems Management
1 30 (29.41%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.98%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 21 (20.59%) HP
2 6 (5.88%) Oracle
3 3 (2.94%) SAP
3 3 (2.94%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.98%) IBM
4 1 (0.98%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (0.98%) Cognizant
4 1 (0.98%) Capita
4 1 (0.98%) Green Hat
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stirling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £4300.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Intonera Consulting Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stirlingshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stirlingshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £54000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 15 days ago
Stirling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £1 - £2 per annum + negotiate
Posted: 21 days ago