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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tester
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
Rank 47 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 6 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.74% 4.55% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.77% 4.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £37,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.42% -

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
339 172 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 98.26% 97.73% 98.31%
Number of salaries quoted 319 124 146
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 18 January 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 10 (58.82%) C#
1 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
2 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
2 9 (52.94%) DV Cleared
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 9 (52.94%) ISEB
3 7 (41.18%) ITIL
4 6 (35.29%) Java
5 5 (29.41%) Unix
5 5 (29.41%) Linux
5 5 (29.41%) C++
5 5 (29.41%) LoadRunner
5 5 (29.41%) Shell Script
5 5 (29.41%) WebDriver
5 5 (29.41%) Selenium
5 5 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (29.41%) Performance Testing
5 5 (29.41%) Integration Testing
5 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
6 4 (23.53%) SCCM
6 4 (23.53%) SCOM
6 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
6 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (23.53%) Skype for Business
6 4 (23.53%) SpecFlow
6 4 (23.53%) Coaching
6 4 (23.53%) VMware
6 4 (23.53%) ISTQB
6 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (23.53%) SharePoint

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
1 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
1 4 (23.53%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) LAN
1 3 (17.65%) WAN
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) LoadRunner
1 5 (29.41%) Selenium
1 5 (29.41%) WebDriver
2 4 (23.53%) SpecFlow
3 2 (11.76%) SoapUI
4 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) JSON
2 1 (5.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
1 5 (29.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) ITIL
2 5 (29.41%) Integration Testing
2 5 (29.41%) Performance Testing
2 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
2 5 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Coaching
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL V3
5 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Functional Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (11.76%) V-Model
5 2 (11.76%) Wealth Management
6 1 (5.88%) Automation Testing
6 1 (5.88%) BDD
6 1 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) C#
2 6 (35.29%) Java
3 5 (29.41%) C++
3 5 (29.41%) Shell Script
4 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 4 (23.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
2 9 (52.94%) DV Cleared
2 9 (52.94%) ISEB
2 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
3 4 (23.53%) ISTQB
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
1 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) SCCM
1 4 (23.53%) SCOM
2 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) HP
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