Period
to 12 December 2017

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 12 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Management
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 126 96
Rank change year-on-year -5 -30 +5
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 19 14 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.72% 0.61% 2.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.65% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 83
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -10.53% -
10th Percentile £37,125 £32,250 £39,750
90th Percentile £57,281 £54,750 £51,250
Scotland median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -3.75% -15.79% +0.53%

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 2422 2144 2761
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 91.26% 92.81% 92.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1485 1430 1749
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.59% +2.25% +5.95%
10th Percentile £27,200 £30,000 £27,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

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 12 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Management in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 12 (63.16%) Test Strategy
2 11 (57.89%) HP
3 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (36.84%) ISTQB
4 7 (36.84%) Performance Testing
4 7 (36.84%) Non-Functional Testing
4 7 (36.84%) Defect Management
5 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (31.58%) SDLC
5 6 (31.58%) Finance
5 6 (31.58%) Test Automation
5 6 (31.58%) LoadRunner
6 5 (26.32%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (21.05%) Integration Testing
7 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
7 4 (21.05%) vSphere
7 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
7 4 (21.05%) Perfmon
7 4 (21.05%) Prototyping
7 4 (21.05%) Dependency Management
7 4 (21.05%) Test Planning
7 4 (21.05%) Coaching
7 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
7 4 (21.05%) QA
7 4 (21.05%) Selenium
7 4 (21.05%) Cognizant
7 4 (21.05%) SQL
8 3 (15.79%) HP UFT
8 3 (15.79%) ISEB

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 (10.53%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Receivables
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) LoadRunner
2 4 (21.05%) Selenium
3 3 (15.79%) HP UFT
4 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
4 2 (10.53%) JIRA
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Test Leader
3 6 (31.58%) Performance Test Leader
3 6 (31.58%) Test Analyst
4 5 (26.32%) Team Leader
4 5 (26.32%) Test Team Leader
5 3 (15.79%) Testing Manager
6 2 (10.53%) ERP Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Product Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Testing Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Test Manager
7 1 (5.26%) UAT Manager
7 1 (5.26%) UAT Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Test Strategy
2 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) Defect Management
3 7 (36.84%) Non-Functional Testing
3 7 (36.84%) Performance Testing
3 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (31.58%) SDLC
4 6 (31.58%) Test Automation
5 4 (21.05%) Coaching
5 4 (21.05%) Dependency Management
5 4 (21.05%) Integration Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Prototyping
5 4 (21.05%) Test Planning
5 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
5 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
6 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (10.53%) E-business
7 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
7 2 (10.53%) Scrum
7 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) ISTQB
2 3 (15.79%) ISEB
3 2 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (21.05%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) HP
2 4 (21.05%) Cognizant
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle