The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank - 17 25
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales - 3.53% 5.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 4.23% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 6
Average salary - £26,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.56%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,750
% change year-on-year
- +6.87%
Software Testing
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 West Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37 71 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 86.05% 83.53% 78.64%
Number of salaries quoted 32 55 76
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +63.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

Software Testing
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in West Wales