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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 33 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 3.03% - 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.46% - 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £41,650 - £33,750
90% offered a salary of more than £30,360 - £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,900 - £36,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
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 Gloucester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
112 148 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 67.88% 74.75% 70.53%
Number of salaries quoted 95 121 206
Average salary £41,650 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) J2EE
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) EJB
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) UML
2 3 (50.00%) JBoss
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) JSF
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Test Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) J2EE
1 3 (50.00%) EJB
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
1 3 (50.00%) XML
1 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (50.00%) JSF
1 3 (50.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) UNIX
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (50.00%) UML
1 3 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
1 3 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago