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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 41 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.95% 0.31% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 0.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Median salary £65,000 £25,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+154.90% -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
226 281 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 88.28% 87.27% 70.59%
Number of salaries quoted 123 236 114
Median salary £51,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,500 £70,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 10 (58.82%) Java
2 8 (47.06%) C#
3 7 (41.18%) ISEB
3 7 (41.18%) ISTQB
3 7 (41.18%) Test Scripting
4 6 (35.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (35.29%) Selenium
4 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (35.29%) C
5 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (29.41%) SAP
5 5 (29.41%) SOAP
5 5 (29.41%) Linux
5 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
5 5 (29.41%) Programme Management
5 5 (29.41%) Electronics
5 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
5 5 (29.41%) Finance
5 5 (29.41%) Manufacturing
5 5 (29.41%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (29.41%) Marketing
5 5 (29.41%) Ruby
5 5 (29.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
5 5 (29.41%) Test Automation
5 5 (29.41%) WebDriver
5 5 (29.41%) Resource Management
5 5 (29.41%) REST
5 5 (29.41%) SDLC
6 4 (23.53%) DV Cleared

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:

Business Applications
1 5 (29.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Selenium
2 5 (29.41%) WebDriver
3 1 (5.88%) HP UFT
3 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 5 (29.41%) Electronics
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
1 5 (29.41%) Manufacturing
1 5 (29.41%) Marketing
1 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Analyst
1 7 (41.18%) Test Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Manual Test Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Test Manager
4 4 (23.53%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Automation Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Test Automation Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Test Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) REST
1 5 (29.41%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Test Scripting
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
3 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (29.41%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (29.41%) Programme Management
3 5 (29.41%) Resource Management
3 5 (29.41%) SDLC
3 5 (29.41%) Test Automation
4 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) CRM
5 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) System Testing
5 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Java
2 8 (47.06%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) C
4 5 (29.41%) Ruby
5 4 (23.53%) C++
6 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) ISEB
1 7 (41.18%) ISTQB
2 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
3 4 (23.53%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) SAP
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago