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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank - - 19
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend - - 5.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
25 35 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 45.45% 81.40% 76.47%
Number of salaries quoted 23 35 46
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,300 £17,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Bridgend region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

Software Testing
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing Software Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Testing.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) STL
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing Software Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 5 (100.00%) STL
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle