Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Management
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 112 105
Rank change year-on-year -18 -7 +38
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 15 33 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.61% 1.29% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 1.41% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3 21 50
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -12.82% +8.33%
10th Percentile £31,900 £32,500 £34,300
90th Percentile £46,500 £57,500 £63,000
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £43,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year -8.57% -7.89% -2.56%

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 2276 2337 2573
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 92.15% 91.65% 90.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1418 1444 1575
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £27,850 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%

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 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Management in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 14 (93.33%) Test Strategy
2 13 (86.67%) Defect Management
3 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (80.00%) Software Testing
3 12 (80.00%) Selenium
4 11 (73.33%) ISTQB
4 11 (73.33%) Test Scripting
4 11 (73.33%) HP UFT
4 11 (73.33%) HP
5 10 (66.67%) Cognizant
5 10 (66.67%) Windows
5 10 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (66.67%) Integration Testing
5 10 (66.67%) Degree
5 10 (66.67%) Computer Science
5 10 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (66.67%) SDLC
5 10 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
6 9 (60.00%) Waterfall
6 9 (60.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (60.00%) V-Model
6 9 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
8 3 (20.00%) QA
8 3 (20.00%) Cucumber
9 2 (13.33%) Coaching
9 2 (13.33%) Prototyping
9 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (13.33%) Finance
9 2 (13.33%) ETL

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:

Development Applications
1 12 (80.00%) Selenium
2 11 (73.33%) HP UFT
3 3 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Analyst
1 12 (80.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Team Leader
2 2 (13.33%) Test Leader
2 2 (13.33%) Test Team Leader
3 1 (6.67%) QA Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Android
2 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Test Strategy
2 13 (86.67%) Defect Management
3 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (80.00%) Software Testing
4 11 (73.33%) Test Scripting
5 10 (66.67%) Integration Testing
5 10 (66.67%) SDLC
5 10 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (60.00%) V-Model
6 9 (60.00%) Waterfall
7 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
8 2 (13.33%) Coaching
8 2 (13.33%) ETL
8 2 (13.33%) Prototyping
9 1 (6.67%) Exploratory Testing
9 1 (6.67%) ITIL
9 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
9 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
9 1 (6.67%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) ISTQB
2 10 (66.67%) Degree
3 9 (60.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (6.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 10 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) HP
2 10 (66.67%) Cognizant
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft