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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Test Engineer
Rank 85 95 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Engineer 17 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.73% 0.10% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.78% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Median salary £51,250 £26,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+93.39% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
956 913 866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 97.45% 95.50% 97.63%
Number of salaries quoted 769 770 697
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
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 25 July 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 25 July 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 - 4 £52,500 - 1
Cheltenham - 2 £50,000 -
Software Test Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 37 (97.37%) Security Cleared
2 35 (92.11%) Cybersecurity
3 33 (86.84%) Software Engineering
4 32 (84.21%) Android
5 30 (78.95%) Python
6 29 (76.32%) C++
6 29 (76.32%) Java
7 25 (65.79%) J2EE
7 25 (65.79%) DV Cleared
8 22 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (52.63%) XML
10 18 (47.37%) Unix
10 18 (47.37%) Apple iOS
10 18 (47.37%) Data Analytics
10 18 (47.37%) Analytics
11 17 (44.74%) C
12 16 (42.11%) Perl
12 16 (42.11%) VB
13 15 (39.47%) OO
13 15 (39.47%) Telecoms
13 15 (39.47%) Automated Testing
14 14 (36.84%) Big Data
14 14 (36.84%) SSL
14 14 (36.84%) SQL
15 13 (34.21%) Regression Testing
16 11 (28.95%) Mentoring
17 9 (23.68%) Coaching
17 9 (23.68%) Reverse Engineering
17 9 (23.68%) User Acceptance Testing
17 9 (23.68%) Games

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 6 (15.79%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (36.84%) SSL
2 6 (15.79%) HTTP
2 6 (15.79%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (36.84%) Big Data
2 8 (21.05%) MySQL
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (39.47%) Telecoms
2 9 (23.68%) Games
3 6 (15.79%) Manufacturing
4 4 (10.53%) Electronics
4 4 (10.53%) Finance
4 4 (10.53%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (65.79%) J2EE
2 20 (52.63%) XML
3 7 (18.42%) HTML
4 6 (15.79%) EJB
4 6 (15.79%) Hibernate
4 6 (15.79%) Spring
5 3 (7.89%) Java EE
5 3 (7.89%) STL
6 1 (2.63%) .NET
6 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Cybercrime
1 8 (21.05%) Mobile App
2 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.79%) iPhone
2 6 (15.79%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.63%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 32 (84.21%) Android
2 18 (47.37%) Apple iOS
2 18 (47.37%) Unix
3 6 (15.79%) Windows
3 6 (15.79%) Windows Phone
4 3 (7.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (92.11%) Cybersecurity
2 33 (86.84%) Software Engineering
3 22 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (47.37%) Analytics
4 18 (47.37%) Data Analytics
5 15 (39.47%) Automated Testing
5 15 (39.47%) OO
6 13 (34.21%) Regression Testing
7 11 (28.95%) Mentoring
8 9 (23.68%) Coaching
8 9 (23.68%) Reverse Engineering
8 9 (23.68%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (21.05%) Test Planning
10 6 (15.79%) Android Development
10 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (15.79%) iOS Development
10 6 (15.79%) Mobile Development
10 6 (15.79%) MODAF
10 6 (15.79%) SysML
10 6 (15.79%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (78.95%) Python
2 29 (76.32%) C++
2 29 (76.32%) Java
3 17 (44.74%) C
4 16 (42.11%) Perl
4 16 (42.11%) VB
5 14 (36.84%) SQL
6 9 (23.68%) C#
6 9 (23.68%) Objective-C
7 8 (21.05%) Bash Shell
8 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 37 (97.37%) Security Cleared
2 25 (65.79%) DV Cleared
3 7 (18.42%) Degree
4 6 (15.79%) PhD
5 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
6 3 (7.89%) CCNA
6 3 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (7.89%) CISSP
6 3 (7.89%) CompTIA Security+
6 3 (7.89%) GIAC
6 3 (7.89%) Linux+ Certification
6 3 (7.89%) MCSE
6 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (7.89%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (7.89%) SANS
6 3 (7.89%) Security+ Certification
6 3 (7.89%) SSCP
7 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Atlassian
1 6 (15.79%) Cisco
2 4 (10.53%) SAP
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
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