Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Management
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 127 107
Rank change year-on-year -8 -20 -5
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 18 8 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.68% 0.37% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.40% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 65
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.43% +21.05% -0.52%
10th Percentile £29,100 £37,750 £39,750
90th Percentile £56,369 £61,250 £51,250
Scotland median annual salary £37,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -12.94% -10.53% +2.98%

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 2,413 2,017 2,566
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 91.40% 92.48% 91.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1,507 1,352 1,636
Edinburgh median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £66,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Test Management in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 10 (55.56%) HP
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 7 (38.89%) Non-Functional Testing
3 7 (38.89%) Performance Testing
4 6 (33.33%) LoadRunner
4 6 (33.33%) Finance
4 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 5 (27.78%) QA
6 4 (22.22%) ISTQB
6 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (22.22%) SQL
6 4 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (22.22%) vSphere
6 4 (22.22%) Dependency Management
6 4 (22.22%) Test Planning
6 4 (22.22%) Coaching
6 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (22.22%) Defect Management
6 4 (22.22%) Perfmon
6 4 (22.22%) Prototyping
7 3 (16.67%) SDLC
7 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
7 3 (16.67%) Manual Testing
7 3 (16.67%) ISEB
7 3 (16.67%) Scrum
8 2 (11.11%) JIRA
8 2 (11.11%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (11.11%) E-business
8 2 (11.11%) Management Information System

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Receivables
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) LoadRunner
2 2 (11.11%) JIRA
2 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.56%) HP UFT
3 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Test Leader
2 6 (33.33%) Performance Test Leader
3 5 (27.78%) Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Team Leader
3 5 (27.78%) Test Team Leader
4 3 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Testing Manager
5 2 (11.11%) ERP Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Product Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Software Tester
5 2 (11.11%) Tester
5 2 (11.11%) Testing Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Test Manager
6 1 (5.56%) UAT Manager
6 1 (5.56%) UAT Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Android
1 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 7 (38.89%) Non-Functional Testing
2 7 (38.89%) Performance Testing
3 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 4 (22.22%) Coaching
4 4 (22.22%) Defect Management
4 4 (22.22%) Dependency Management
4 4 (22.22%) Prototyping
4 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (22.22%) Test Planning
5 3 (16.67%) Manual Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Scrum
5 3 (16.67%) SDLC
5 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 2 (11.11%) E-business
6 2 (11.11%) ERP
6 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.11%) Project Management
6 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 3 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) QA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (22.22%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) HP
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Cognizant