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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Testing
Wales / West Wales
Rank 36 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 1 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 0.96% 10.13% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 13.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Median salary £20,500 £30,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,076 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.93% -

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
99 59 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 95.19% 74.68% 73.44%
Number of salaries quoted 81 48 37
Median salary £40,000 £34,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the West Wales 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 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

Software Testing
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Testing within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swansea -21 1 £20,500 -33.33%
Software Testing
Wales

Software Testing
Top 2 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing Software Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Wales region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) QA

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Junior
1 3 (100.00%) Junior Software Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Junior Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA