The median annual salary for a Test Manager was £59,500 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Manager
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 90 88
Rank change year-on-year -10 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 1 25 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.084% 1.95% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 1.99% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1 19 15
Median salary £59,500 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.00% +6.38%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1110 1254 1196
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 92.96% 97.59% 94.40%
Number of salaries quoted 707 672 766
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Test Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow that featured Test Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Test Manager in Glasgow

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Manager in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Test Manager in Glasgow

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Test Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (50.00%) RUP
3 2 (50.00%) ISEB
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) V-Model
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

Test Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (50.00%) RUP
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) V-Model
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) HP
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