The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Gloucester region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tester
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
Rank 37 30 30
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 7 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 2.75% 3.07% 4.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.81% 3.11% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 8
Median salary £30,000 £47,500 £38,375
Median salary % change year-on-year
-36.84% +23.77%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
249 161 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 97.65% 98.77% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 229 102 163
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucester region that featured Tester in the job title.

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Tester
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Tester Salary Trend in Gloucester

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucester region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 8 (61.54%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) Selenium
2 6 (46.15%) WebDriver
3 5 (38.46%) JSON
3 5 (38.46%) Wealth Management
3 5 (38.46%) Finance
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Automated Testing
3 5 (38.46%) SpecFlow
3 5 (38.46%) Functional Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Non-Functional Testing
3 5 (38.46%) SoapUI
4 4 (30.77%) Coaching
4 4 (30.77%) Java
4 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
5 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) HP
5 2 (15.38%) ISEB
5 2 (15.38%) LoadRunner
5 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
5 2 (15.38%) C++
5 2 (15.38%) Unix
5 2 (15.38%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) HP Quality Center

Tester Skill Set
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:

Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Selenium
1 6 (46.15%) WebDriver
2 5 (38.46%) SoapUI
2 5 (38.46%) SpecFlow
3 2 (15.38%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) JSON
2 1 (7.69%) REST
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (38.46%) Automated Testing
1 5 (38.46%) Functional Testing
1 5 (38.46%) Non-Functional Testing
1 5 (38.46%) Wealth Management
2 4 (30.77%) Coaching
3 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
3 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
4 1 (7.69%) BDD
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) C++
3 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) ISEB
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) HP
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