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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Test Engineer
Rank 81 96 88
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Engineer 25 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.32% 0.31% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.39% 0.32% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 1
Median salary £42,500 £38,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -30.90%
UK excluding London median salary £39,750 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.57% -
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
1047 945 797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 97.03% 96.33% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 870 775 668
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 August 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 30 August 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
Gloucester +7 9 £38,000 -5.00% 1
Software Test Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 44 (95.65%) Security Cleared
1 44 (95.65%) Cybersecurity
2 39 (84.78%) Java
3 38 (82.61%) C++
4 37 (80.43%) Python
4 37 (80.43%) Software Engineering
5 33 (71.74%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (71.74%) Android
6 32 (69.57%) DV Cleared
7 27 (58.70%) J2EE
8 23 (50.00%) Perl
9 22 (47.83%) XML
9 22 (47.83%) Unix
10 20 (43.48%) C
10 20 (43.48%) VB
11 19 (41.30%) Apple iOS
11 19 (41.30%) Data Analytics
11 19 (41.30%) Analytics
12 18 (39.13%) Mentoring
13 16 (34.78%) Coaching
13 16 (34.78%) Reverse Engineering
13 16 (34.78%) Automated Testing
13 16 (34.78%) C#
13 16 (34.78%) Games
13 16 (34.78%) Objective-C
14 15 (32.61%) SQL
14 15 (32.61%) OO
15 14 (30.43%) SSL
15 14 (30.43%) Telecoms
15 14 (30.43%) 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (17.39%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 5 (10.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (30.43%) SSL
2 8 (17.39%) HTTP
2 8 (17.39%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.17%) Internet
3 1 (2.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (30.43%) Big Data
2 6 (13.04%) MySQL
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Cucumber
1 3 (6.52%) Selenium
2 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.17%) JIRA
2 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.17%) Zephyr
General
1 16 (34.78%) Games
2 14 (30.43%) Telecoms
3 7 (15.22%) Manufacturing
4 5 (10.87%) Electronics
4 5 (10.87%) Finance
4 5 (10.87%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (58.70%) J2EE
2 22 (47.83%) XML
3 9 (19.57%) HTML
4 8 (17.39%) EJB
4 8 (17.39%) Hibernate
4 8 (17.39%) Java EE
4 8 (17.39%) Spring
4 8 (17.39%) STL
5 1 (2.17%) .NET
5 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.17%) Gherkin
5 1 (2.17%) REST
5 1 (2.17%) SOAP
5 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (17.39%) iPhone
1 8 (17.39%) Visualisation
2 6 (13.04%) Cybercrime
2 6 (13.04%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.17%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 33 (71.74%) Android
2 22 (47.83%) Unix
3 19 (41.30%) Apple iOS
4 12 (26.09%) Linux
5 8 (17.39%) Windows
5 8 (17.39%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (95.65%) Cybersecurity
2 37 (80.43%) Software Engineering
3 33 (71.74%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (41.30%) Analytics
4 19 (41.30%) Data Analytics
5 18 (39.13%) Mentoring
6 16 (34.78%) Automated Testing
6 16 (34.78%) Coaching
6 16 (34.78%) Reverse Engineering
7 15 (32.61%) OO
8 11 (23.91%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (19.57%) Regression Testing
10 8 (17.39%) Ethical Hacking
10 8 (17.39%) MODAF
10 8 (17.39%) Multithreading
10 8 (17.39%) Penetration Testing
10 8 (17.39%) SysML
10 8 (17.39%) TOGAF
10 8 (17.39%) UML
10 8 (17.39%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (84.78%) Java
2 38 (82.61%) C++
3 37 (80.43%) Python
4 23 (50.00%) Perl
5 20 (43.48%) C
5 20 (43.48%) VB
6 16 (34.78%) C#
6 16 (34.78%) Objective-C
7 15 (32.61%) SQL
8 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
9 6 (13.04%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 44 (95.65%) Security Cleared
2 32 (69.57%) DV Cleared
3 11 (23.91%) SC Cleared
4 9 (19.57%) Degree
5 8 (17.39%) CCNA
5 8 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (17.39%) CISSP
5 8 (17.39%) CompTIA Security+
5 8 (17.39%) GIAC
5 8 (17.39%) Linux+ Certification
5 8 (17.39%) MCSE
5 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (17.39%) Network+ Certification
5 8 (17.39%) PhD
5 8 (17.39%) SANS
5 8 (17.39%) Security+ Certification
5 8 (17.39%) SSCP
6 2 (4.35%) ISTQB
7 1 (2.17%) ISEB
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Hyper-V
1 3 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Atlassian
1 8 (17.39%) Cisco
2 5 (10.87%) SAP
3 3 (6.52%) VMware
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.17%) HP
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