The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 8 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Manager
Rank 131 146 146
Rank change year-on-year
+15 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 34 29 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.09% 0.79% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 0.83% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 27 18 3
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £67,200 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +3.09%
Test Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2913 3486 3132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.46% 94.99% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1887 2311 2045
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Manager in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Manager across the Scotland region.

Test Manager Salary Trend in Scotland

Test Manager
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Manager across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 8 July 2015.

Test Manager Salary Histogram in Scotland

Test Manager
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 Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 8 July 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 +19 28 £55,000 +13.40% 2
Glasgow +14 16 £50,000 -12.28% 1
Test Manager
UK

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Test Manager in their job title 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 with Test Manager in their job title.

1 52 (51.49%) Finance
2 44 (43.56%) Test Strategy
3 40 (39.60%) Test Management
4 38 (37.62%) ISTQB
5 35 (34.65%) Banking
6 31 (30.69%) ISEB
7 28 (27.72%) Stakeholder Management
8 27 (26.73%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (25.74%) QA
10 21 (20.79%) Waterfall
11 19 (18.81%) Mentoring
12 15 (14.85%) SDLC
13 14 (13.86%) Coaching
13 14 (13.86%) Project Management
14 13 (12.87%) Retail
15 12 (11.88%) HP Quality Center
16 11 (10.89%) Analytical Skills
17 10 (9.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 10 (9.90%) V-Model
17 10 (9.90%) User Acceptance Testing
18 9 (8.91%) Non-Functional Testing
19 8 (7.92%) People Management
20 7 (6.93%) Analytics
20 7 (6.93%) ISEB Practitioner
20 7 (6.93%) Software Testing
20 7 (6.93%) HP UFT
20 7 (6.93%) Change Management
20 7 (6.93%) ISO 9001
20 7 (6.93%) SQL
21 6 (5.94%) Business Objects

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Test Manager in their job title 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 with Test Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.98%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.95%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.94%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.98%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (6.93%) HP UFT
2 6 (5.94%) Selenium
3 4 (3.96%) JIRA
4 3 (2.97%) LoadRunner
5 2 (1.98%) Bugzilla
5 2 (1.98%) Fiddler
5 2 (1.98%) FogBugz
6 1 (0.99%) Appium
6 1 (0.99%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.99%) FitNesse
General
1 52 (51.49%) Finance
2 35 (34.65%) Banking
3 13 (12.87%) Retail
4 4 (3.96%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.96%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.99%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.99%) Middleware
1 1 (0.99%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.97%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.99%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.99%) Android
1 1 (0.99%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (43.56%) Test Strategy
2 40 (39.60%) Test Management
3 28 (27.72%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (26.73%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (20.79%) Waterfall
6 19 (18.81%) Mentoring
7 15 (14.85%) SDLC
8 14 (13.86%) Coaching
8 14 (13.86%) Project Management
9 10 (9.90%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (9.90%) V-Model
10 9 (8.91%) Non-Functional Testing
11 8 (7.92%) People Management
12 7 (6.93%) Analytics
12 7 (6.93%) Software Testing
12 7 (6.93%) Change Management
13 6 (5.94%) Automated Testing
13 6 (5.94%) Resource Management
13 6 (5.94%) Information Assurance
13 6 (5.94%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.93%) SQL
2 6 (5.94%) Python
2 6 (5.94%) Ruby
2 6 (5.94%) JavaScript
2 6 (5.94%) Perl
3 1 (0.99%) C
3 1 (0.99%) Java
Qualifications
1 38 (37.62%) ISTQB
2 31 (30.69%) ISEB
3 10 (9.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (6.93%) ISEB Practitioner
5 5 (4.95%) Degree
6 4 (3.96%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (25.74%) QA
2 7 (6.93%) ISO 9001
3 5 (4.95%) TickIT
4 4 (3.96%) FATCA
Systems Management
1 12 (11.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (5.94%) Business Objects
2 4 (3.96%) HP
3 2 (1.98%) Informatica
4 1 (0.99%) SOASTA, Inc
4 1 (0.99%) Cognos
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle
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