The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Gloucestershire region that had Software Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Test Engineer
Rank 86 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Engineer 22 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.97% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.04% - -
Number of salaries quoted 19 0 0
Median salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Software Test Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1076 1095 877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.59% 97.33% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 747 865 748
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire region that featured Software Test Engineer in the job title.

Software Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Software Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Test Engineer across the Gloucestershire region.

Software Test Engineer Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Software Test Engineer
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Test Engineer across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Software Test Engineer Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Software Test Engineer
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Test Engineer within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 8 £50,000 -
Gloucester - 8 £55,000 -
Software Test Engineer
South West

Software Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, Software Test Engineer 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Software Test Engineer in the job title.

1 31 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 29 (93.55%) Android
2 29 (93.55%) Cybersecurity
2 29 (93.55%) Software Engineering
3 23 (74.19%) C++
3 23 (74.19%) Java
4 22 (70.97%) J2EE
5 21 (67.74%) Python
5 21 (67.74%) DV Cleared
5 21 (67.74%) Apple iOS
5 21 (67.74%) Data Analytics
5 21 (67.74%) Analytics
6 18 (58.06%) Unix
6 18 (58.06%) OO
7 17 (54.84%) XML
8 16 (51.61%) Telecoms
9 13 (41.94%) VB
9 13 (41.94%) Perl
10 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (32.26%) C
12 9 (29.03%) Degree
13 8 (25.81%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (25.81%) Automated Testing
13 8 (25.81%) MySQL
13 8 (25.81%) SQL
13 8 (25.81%) SSL
13 8 (25.81%) PhD
13 8 (25.81%) Mobile App
13 8 (25.81%) Bash Shell
13 8 (25.81%) Big Data

Software Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 2 (6.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) SSL
2 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) Big Data
1 8 (25.81%) MySQL
General
1 16 (51.61%) Telecoms
2 7 (22.58%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.45%) Electronics
3 2 (6.45%) Finance
3 2 (6.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (70.97%) J2EE
2 17 (54.84%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Cybercrime
1 8 (25.81%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.23%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 29 (93.55%) Android
2 21 (67.74%) Apple iOS
3 18 (58.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (93.55%) Cybersecurity
1 29 (93.55%) Software Engineering
2 21 (67.74%) Analytics
2 21 (67.74%) Data Analytics
3 18 (58.06%) OO
4 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (25.81%) Automated Testing
5 8 (25.81%) Test Planning
5 8 (25.81%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (22.58%) Regression Testing
6 7 (22.58%) System Testing
7 5 (16.13%) ERP
7 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
7 5 (16.13%) SDLC
8 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.45%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (6.45%) Programme Management
8 2 (6.45%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 23 (74.19%) C++
1 23 (74.19%) Java
2 21 (67.74%) Python
3 13 (41.94%) Perl
3 13 (41.94%) VB
4 10 (32.26%) C
5 8 (25.81%) Bash Shell
5 8 (25.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 21 (67.74%) DV Cleared
3 9 (29.03%) Degree
4 8 (25.81%) PhD
5 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) SAP
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