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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 8 11 30
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +19
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 21 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 19.63% 7.69% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.00% 8.47% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 19 0 2
Average salary £46,750 - £46,250
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 - £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £49,400 - £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £43,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.04% +1.76%
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
100 59 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 93.46% 90.77% 71.13%
Number of salaries quoted 59 34 88
Average salary £48,250 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £36,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 December 2014.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Stirling

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 35 (83.33%) ISTQB
2 32 (76.19%) ISEB
3 30 (71.43%) HP Quality Center
4 27 (64.29%) HP
5 23 (54.76%) Finance
6 21 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (45.24%) Test Strategy
8 16 (38.10%) Mentoring
9 12 (28.57%) Test Planning
10 11 (26.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 10 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (23.81%) ISEB Practitioner
12 8 (19.05%) Project Management
13 7 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
14 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2
14 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
14 6 (14.29%) Legal
14 6 (14.29%) Test Automation
15 5 (11.90%) Selenium
15 5 (11.90%) People Management
16 4 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
16 4 (9.52%) Cucumber
16 4 (9.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
16 4 (9.52%) Line Management
17 3 (7.14%) SQL
17 3 (7.14%) Change Management
17 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
17 3 (7.14%) Project Planning
18 2 (4.76%) Oracle
18 2 (4.76%) Regression Testing

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (11.90%) Selenium
3 4 (9.52%) Cucumber
General
1 23 (54.76%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 18 (42.86%) Test Analyst
2 18 (42.86%) Analyst
3 3 (7.14%) Consultant
3 3 (7.14%) Test Consultant
4 2 (4.76%) Lead Test Analyst
4 2 (4.76%) Programme Test Manager
4 2 (4.76%) Test Programme Manager
4 2 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (4.76%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (4.76%) Programme Manager
5 1 (2.38%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 21 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) Test Strategy
2 16 (38.10%) Mentoring
3 12 (28.57%) Test Planning
4 10 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (19.05%) Project Management
6 6 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 5 (11.90%) People Management
8 4 (9.52%) Line Management
8 4 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (7.14%) Project Planning
9 3 (7.14%) Change Management
9 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (4.76%) Automated Testing
10 2 (4.76%) Software Testing
10 2 (4.76%) Regression Testing
10 2 (4.76%) Non-Functional Testing
10 2 (4.76%) Manual Testing
11 1 (2.38%) Automation Testing
11 1 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (83.33%) ISTQB
2 32 (76.19%) ISEB
3 11 (26.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (23.81%) ISEB Practitioner
5 4 (9.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 30 (71.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (64.29%) HP
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.38%) Capita
3 1 (2.38%) Twitter
Stirlingshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago