The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank - 15 12
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend - 5.08% 13.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 5.36% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 8
Median salary - £36,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Software Testing
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bridgend region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
66 56 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 79.52% 94.92% 91.53%
Number of salaries quoted 49 51 53
Median salary £32,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.16% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

The demand trend of job ads across the Bridgend region citing Software Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Bridgend