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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank - 19 21
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales - 5.06% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 7.14% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £20,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
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
44 56 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 73.33% 70.89% 74.39%
Number of salaries quoted 33 52 53
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,836 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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