The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cirencester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 10 14 28
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +14
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cirencester 2.94% 2.17% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.33% 3.45% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £28,000 £25,000 £27,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -9.90%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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 Cirencester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cirencester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
30 29 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cirencester 88.24% 63.04% 77.06%
Number of salaries quoted 28 28 80
Average salary £28,000 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.84% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,800 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cirencester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Cirencester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cirencester

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Cirencester

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Cirencester

Software Testing
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Cirencester

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Cirencester region citing Software Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
1 2 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) CMMI
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) AppScan
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cirencester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Cirencester region citing Software Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) AppScan
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Front Office
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft