Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Management
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 132 116
Rank change year-on-year +1 -16 -9
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 13 15 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.49% 0.60% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.65% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 21
Edinburgh median annual salary £60,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -5.88% -12.82%
10th Percentile £42,700 £31,900 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,300 £46,500 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £60,000 £40,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year +50.00% -8.57% -7.89%

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 2,458 2,318 2,341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.28% 92.68% 92.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1,537 1,446 1,445
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,750 £27,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £68,750
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 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Test Management in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 7 (53.85%) Test Strategy
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Project Management
3 5 (38.46%) QA
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (23.08%) Quality Management
5 3 (23.08%) Change Management
5 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
5 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (23.08%) ETL
5 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) Degree
5 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (23.08%) Change Data Capture
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (23.08%) System Testing
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (23.08%) DevOps
5 3 (23.08%) Bug Management
5 3 (23.08%) User Experience
5 3 (23.08%) Microservices
5 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Data Warehouse

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 (7.69%) CMS
1 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
2 1 (7.69%) Travis CI
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Test Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Business Test Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Test Manager
3 2 (15.38%) QA Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) QA Leader
4 1 (7.69%) QA Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior QA Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Testing Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) User Experience
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Android
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Test Strategy
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Project Management
4 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (23.08%) Bug Management
5 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (23.08%) Change Data Capture
5 3 (23.08%) Change Management
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (23.08%) DevOps
5 3 (23.08%) ETL
5 3 (23.08%) Microservices
5 3 (23.08%) Quality Management
5 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
5 3 (23.08%) System Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
6 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
7 1 (7.69%) Functional Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) Objective-C
3 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) HP