Period
to 21 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Test Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Test Management over the 6 months to 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Management
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 129 118
Rank change year-on-year -1 -11 -4
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 16 8 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.61% 0.36% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.39% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 35
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £48,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.95% +2.63% +1.33%
10th Percentile £29,400 £30,875 £41,550
90th Percentile £63,200 £61,250 £52,000
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £48,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year -17.95% +2.63% +5.56%

Test Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,415 2,066 2,429
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 91.44% 93.19% 91.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,586 1,332 1,626
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Test Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Test Management in Edinburgh

Test Management
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Test Management in Edinburgh

Test Management
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Management in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Test Management in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, IT jobs citing Test Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 8 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 7 (43.75%) Test Automation
3 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (31.25%) HP
4 5 (31.25%) Project Management
5 4 (25.00%) Finance
5 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (25.00%) QA
5 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (18.75%) DevOps
6 3 (18.75%) Test Planning
6 3 (18.75%) User Experience
6 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (18.75%) Microservices
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (18.75%) Manual Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Degree
6 3 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (18.75%) Quality Management
6 3 (18.75%) Change Management
6 3 (18.75%) Regression Testing
6 3 (18.75%) SQL
7 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
7 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (12.50%) ERP
7 2 (12.50%) ETL

Test Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (12.50%) JIRA
2 2 (12.50%) LoadRunner
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.25%) HP UFT
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Test Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Test Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Business Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) ERP Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Product Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Software Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Testing Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Test Leader
5 1 (6.25%) QA Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Senior QA Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Test Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Testing Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (18.75%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Fintech
2 1 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Android
1 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 7 (43.75%) Test Automation
3 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (31.25%) Project Management
5 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (18.75%) Change Management
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (18.75%) DevOps
6 3 (18.75%) Manual Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Microservices
6 3 (18.75%) Quality Management
6 3 (18.75%) Regression Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Test Planning
7 2 (12.50%) Bug Management
7 2 (12.50%) Change Data Capture
7 2 (12.50%) Defect Management
7 2 (12.50%) E-business
7 2 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) ISEB
2 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (6.25%) HP ALM
2 1 (6.25%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) HP
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle