The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Testing
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 50 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 2 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.71% 3.58% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 3.97% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 0
Median salary £48,750 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.87% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
253 353 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 89.72% 90.28% 87.53%
Number of salaries quoted 225 202 339
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,600 £51,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheltenham region citing Software Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Cheltenham region.

Software Testing Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing Software Testing 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Python
2 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (50.00%) Time Management
3 4 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Test Planning
3 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (50.00%) People Management
3 4 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 4 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
3 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (50.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (25.00%) Electronics
4 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Java

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 1 (12.50%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 2 (25.00%) Electronics
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Test Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) J2EE
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
2 4 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 4 (50.00%) People Management
2 4 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (50.00%) Time Management
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) Perl
4 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) ISEB
3 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) SAP
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