Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Management
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 133 117
Rank change year-on-year +1 -16 -30
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 17 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.68% 0.82% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.88% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 12
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,000 £55,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.64% +52.78% -24.21%
10th Percentile £30,175 £44,338 £20,800
90th Percentile £42,900 £58,650 £52,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +21.62% -1.33% -21.05%

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 2,333 2,507 2,153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 92.99% 93.06% 93.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1,411 1,499 1,370
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,250 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,500 £44,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +3.41% - +3.53%

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 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Test Management in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) QA
3 6 (35.29%) Test Strategy
3 6 (35.29%) Waterfall
4 5 (29.41%) V-Model
4 5 (29.41%) SQL
5 4 (23.53%) Finance
5 4 (23.53%) Software Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
5 4 (23.53%) Mobile App
5 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (17.65%) Defect Management
6 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
6 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
6 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
6 3 (17.65%) Quality Management
6 3 (17.65%) ITIL
6 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
6 3 (17.65%) Project Management
7 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
7 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
7 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
7 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (11.76%) ETL
7 2 (11.76%) SAS
7 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (11.76%) CGI
7 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
7 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing

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 2 (11.76%) SAS
2 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.88%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (11.76%) JIRA
2 2 (11.76%) Selenium
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.88%) Appium
3 1 (5.88%) Calabash
3 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (5.88%) Mocha
3 1 (5.88%) Robotium
3 1 (5.88%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Test Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Test Manager
3 3 (17.65%) QA Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) QA Leader
4 2 (11.76%) QA Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Quality Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Business Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) DevOps Manager
5 1 (5.88%) QA Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Test Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) CGI
2 1 (5.88%) Jest
2 1 (5.88%) Node.js
2 1 (5.88%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (23.53%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Test Strategy
2 6 (35.29%) Waterfall
3 5 (29.41%) V-Model
4 4 (23.53%) Software Testing
4 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
5 3 (17.65%) Defect Management
5 3 (17.65%) ITIL
5 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
5 3 (17.65%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) Quality Management
5 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
5 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
6 2 (11.76%) Actionable Insight
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.76%) DevOps
6 2 (11.76%) Dynamic Code Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (11.76%) Static Code Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft