Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucester with a requirement for Software Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Testing over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Testing
Gloucestershire > Gloucester
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 70 40
Rank change year-on-year +21 -30 +6
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 3 6 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 0.92% 0.96% 5.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 1.12% 6.20%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 32
Gloucester median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% +14.29% -28.93%
10th Percentile £48,750 £40,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £40,000 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% +7.14% -2.78%

Software Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gloucester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 284 537 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 87.38% 86.06% 87.36%
Number of salaries quoted 245 505 436
Gloucester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £30,100 £25,000 £26,625
90th Percentile £64,000 £57,500 £63,750
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Software Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

Job postings citing Software Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucester.

Job vacancy trend for Software Testing in Gloucester

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing in Gloucester.

Salary trend for Software Testing in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Software Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucester region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (100.00%) JMeter
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Coaching
1 3 (100.00%) Microservices

Software Testing
Co-occurring 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 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) JMeter
1 3 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 3 (100.00%) Test Leader
1 3 (100.00%) Test Team Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Coaching
1 3 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Microservices
1 3 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA