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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank - - 19
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales - - 6.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Median salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
50 38 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 94.34% 77.55% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 49 27 92
Median salary £34,000 £42,055 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.15% -15.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £70,000 £49,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Top 27 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) WinForms
2 4 (66.67%) System Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Retail
3 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Kanban
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) ISEB
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
5 1 (16.67%) Time Management
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Volume Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
General
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Manual Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Software Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) UAT Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) WinForms
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 4 (66.67%) System Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Kanban
3 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) Time Management
5 1 (16.67%) Volume Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft