The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank - 18 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen - 1.96% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £31,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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 Torfaen region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
52 44 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 83.87% 86.27% 76.60%
Number of salaries quoted 50 43 35
Average salary £36,000 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £31,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £49,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

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

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Torfaen