The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Testing
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
Rank 51 24 35
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +11
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 2 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 0.58% 7.95% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 9.09% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 1
Median salary - £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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 Gloucester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
309 154 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 89.57% 87.50% 88.14%
Number of salaries quoted 289 113 131
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,100 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucester 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 Gloucester

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Gloucester

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 18 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Computing
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (50.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) People Management
2 2 (50.00%) Skype
2 2 (50.00%) AirWatch
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) NetWeaver
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) Intranet
1 2 (50.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (50.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (50.00%) TestDirector
1 2 (50.00%) WinRunner
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (50.00%) People Management
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) AirWatch
1 2 (50.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Altiris
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
1 2 (50.00%) Veritas
1 2 (50.00%) VMware