The first table below looks at the demand for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bridgend region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank - 14 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 0 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend - 10.77% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 16.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 0
Average salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
42 86 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 95.45% 66.15% 86.84%
Number of salaries quoted 40 81 33
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £40,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Test Strategy
South Wales

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Bridgend region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Bridgend

Test Strategy
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing Test Strategy 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 Test Strategy.

1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) REST

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing Test Strategy 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 Test Strategy. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA