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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 54 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 4 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.05% 4.79% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 5.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 16 0
Median salary £52,500 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Software Testing
Gloucestershire

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
343 305 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 89.79% 91.32% 86.36%
Number of salaries quoted 305 203 313
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £75,000
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 8 December 2016, 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 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) DV Cleared
2 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
3 6 (54.55%) Linux
4 5 (45.45%) Python
4 5 (45.45%) ISEB
4 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
4 5 (45.45%) ISTQB
4 5 (45.45%) Degree
4 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
4 5 (45.45%) Defect Tracking
5 4 (36.36%) HP
5 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
5 4 (36.36%) Functional Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Test Planning
5 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (36.36%) People Management
5 4 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
5 4 (36.36%) Time Management
5 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
5 4 (36.36%) Regression Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
5 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
5 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
6 3 (27.27%) Scrum
6 3 (27.27%) ERP
6 3 (27.27%) SaaS
6 3 (27.27%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity

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 2 (18.18%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
1 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Test Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Test Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Lead
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Test and Integration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
2 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
3 3 (27.27%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Defect Tracking
3 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
3 4 (36.36%) Functional Testing
3 4 (36.36%) People Management
3 4 (36.36%) Regression Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Test Planning
3 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
3 4 (36.36%) Time Management
4 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (27.27%) ERP
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
6 1 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Service Management
6 1 (9.09%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
1 5 (45.45%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) Perl
2 1 (9.09%) Ruby
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) DV Cleared
1 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) ISEB
2 5 (45.45%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) SAP
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