The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 13 14 26
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +12
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 24 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 12.24% 4.35% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.97% 5.56% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 22 0 1
Average salary £46,375 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Test Management
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stirling region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
185 36 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 94.39% 78.26% 66.99%
Number of salaries quoted 126 21 62
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £31,000 £30,350
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Management across the Stirling region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Test Management
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

Test Management Salary Trend in Stirling

Test Management
Salary Histogram in Stirling

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Management across the Stirling region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Stirling

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 22 (75.86%) ISTQB
2 19 (65.52%) ISEB
3 17 (58.62%) HP Quality Center
4 14 (48.28%) HP
5 11 (37.93%) Finance
5 11 (37.93%) Test Strategy
6 9 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (27.59%) Test Planning
8 7 (24.14%) Mentoring
9 6 (20.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (20.69%) Change Management
9 6 (20.69%) ISEB Practitioner
10 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (17.24%) Project Management
11 4 (13.79%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 4 (13.79%) Line Management
11 4 (13.79%) Banking
11 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (10.34%) QuickTest Pro
12 3 (10.34%) ITIL
12 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
12 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
12 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
13 2 (6.90%) Investment Banking
13 2 (6.90%) Automated Testing
13 2 (6.90%) Retail Banking
13 2 (6.90%) SQL
13 2 (6.90%) Retail
14 1 (3.45%) Performance Testing
14 1 (3.45%) Manual Testing

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (3.45%) Selenium
General
1 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Retail
3 2 (6.90%) Investment Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Test Manager
2 9 (31.03%) Test Analyst
2 9 (31.03%) Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Release Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Test Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Environment Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Programme Test Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Test Programme Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Programme Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Test Strategy
2 8 (27.59%) Test Planning
3 7 (24.14%) Mentoring
4 6 (20.69%) Change Management
5 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (17.24%) Project Management
6 4 (13.79%) Line Management
6 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (10.34%) ITIL
7 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
8 2 (6.90%) Automated Testing
9 1 (3.45%) Software Testing
9 1 (3.45%) Performance Testing
9 1 (3.45%) Manual Testing
9 1 (3.45%) Test Automation
9 1 (3.45%) Fund Accounting
9 1 (3.45%) Scrum
9 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
9 1 (3.45%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (75.86%) ISTQB
2 19 (65.52%) ISEB
3 6 (20.69%) ISEB Practitioner
3 6 (20.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (13.79%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 17 (58.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) HP
2 1 (3.45%) Capita
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle