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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 11 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 17 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 13.60% 14.08% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.32% 15.87% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 0
Average salary £38,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.61% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,715 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.95% +5.21%
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
111 63 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 88.80% 88.73% 78.89%
Number of salaries quoted 55 30 55
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,250 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 4 March 2015.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Stirling

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 24 (77.42%) ISTQB
2 23 (74.19%) ISEB
3 20 (64.52%) HP
3 20 (64.52%) HP Quality Center
4 19 (61.29%) Finance
5 16 (51.61%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (38.71%) Test Strategy
6 12 (38.71%) Mentoring
7 10 (32.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (22.58%) Test Automation
8 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (22.58%) ISEB Practitioner
9 6 (19.35%) Project Management
9 6 (19.35%) Selenium
9 6 (19.35%) Test Planning
10 5 (16.13%) People Management
10 5 (16.13%) Cucumber
10 5 (16.13%) QuickTest Pro
10 5 (16.13%) Legal
10 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
11 4 (12.90%) Project Planning
11 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
12 3 (9.68%) SQL
13 2 (6.45%) Automated Testing
13 2 (6.45%) Software Testing
13 2 (6.45%) Oracle
13 2 (6.45%) Regression Testing
13 2 (6.45%) Manual Testing
13 2 (6.45%) Non-Functional Testing
14 1 (3.23%) Automation Testing

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 (3.23%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Selenium
2 5 (16.13%) Cucumber
2 5 (16.13%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 19 (61.29%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Analyst
1 16 (51.61%) Test Analyst
2 14 (45.16%) Test Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Tester
5 1 (3.23%) Test Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 16 (51.61%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Test Strategy
1 12 (38.71%) Mentoring
2 7 (22.58%) Test Automation
2 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (19.35%) Project Management
3 6 (19.35%) Test Planning
4 5 (16.13%) People Management
5 4 (12.90%) Project Planning
5 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.45%) Automated Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Software Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Regression Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Manual Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Automation Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Functional Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Line Management
7 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Performance Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Fund Accounting
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (77.42%) ISTQB
2 23 (74.19%) ISEB
3 10 (32.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (22.58%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 20 (64.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) HP
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Twitter
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft