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 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Management
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 76 87
Rank change year-on-year -9 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 4 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.36% 1.44% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 1.59% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 14
Median salary £36,500 £43,750 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.57% -10.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £40,450 £37,150
10% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £56,000 £57,750
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year +4.70% -4.49%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1022 1197 1239
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 92.41% 90.61% 90.37%
Number of salaries quoted 666 776 722
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Test Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, IT jobs citing Test Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 6 (75.00%) QA
2 4 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) Banking
3 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
3 3 (37.50%) BDD
3 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
3 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) SonarQube
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) SDLC
3 3 (37.50%) Automation Testing
3 3 (37.50%) DevOps
3 3 (37.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (25.00%) Android
4 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) ISEB
4 2 (25.00%) SQL

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) SonarQube
2 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (12.50%) Bugzilla
3 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 1 (12.50%) FogBugz
3 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
3 1 (12.50%) JIRA
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) QA Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Quality Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Software Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Software QA Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Test Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Android
1 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Automation Testing
2 3 (37.50%) BDD
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) DevOps
2 3 (37.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) SDLC
2 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
2 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
3 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) XenApp
1 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Citrix
1 1 (12.50%) HP
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) VMware