Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Test Manager was £58,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 125 104
Rank change year-on-year -18 -21 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 7 12 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.31% 0.56% 1.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.58% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 73
Glasgow median annual salary £58,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £52,500 £37,750 £43,750
90th Percentile £63,375 £52,700 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 2197 2074 2473
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.47% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1393 1154 1595
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £42,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.10% +1.20% +3.75%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £67,250 £60,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Test Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings that featured Test Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

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 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (42.86%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
4 2 (28.57%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
4 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
4 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
5 1 (14.29%) Calabash
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) Appium
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) QA
5 1 (14.29%) Selenium
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) Unix
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft

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:

Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Appium
1 1 (14.29%) Calabash
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (42.86%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
3 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) HP
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle