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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 40 44 38
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 5 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 2.01% 0.77% 2.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.51% 0.93% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 5
Median salary £40,000 £60,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +66.66%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.09% +2.14%
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 Gloucester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
199 214 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 79.92% 81.99% 75.92%
Number of salaries quoted 162 199 116
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
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 30 July 2016.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 8 (88.89%) DV Cleared
1 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) SDLC
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Altiris
3 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) VMware ESX
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (44.44%) ClearCase
3 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
3 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
3 4 (44.44%) DNS
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) C++
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Citrix
3 4 (44.44%) Veritas
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (44.44%) Intranet
3 4 (44.44%) Internet
3 4 (44.44%) Defect Management
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
3 4 (44.44%) Windows 8
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (44.44%) Mobile Computing
3 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Management

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 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
1 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
1 4 (44.44%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
1 4 (44.44%) Internet
1 4 (44.44%) Intranet
1 4 (44.44%) Skype
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) ClearCase
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Integration Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Integration Test Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) REST
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Apple iOS
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
1 4 (44.44%) Windows 8
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) SDLC
2 4 (44.44%) Defect Management
2 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Management
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
2 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
3 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) C++
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) DV Cleared
1 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
2 4 (44.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (44.44%) VMware ESX
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) AirWatch
1 4 (44.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 4 (44.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Altiris
1 4 (44.44%) Citrix
1 4 (44.44%) Veritas
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Via Resource
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
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