Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Tester was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cwmbran during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Tester
Torfaen > Cwmbran
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 - 29
Rank change year-on-year - +29 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 1 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cwmbran 1.45% - 4.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% - 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Cwmbran median annual salary £40,000 - £35,000
10th Percentile £37,500 - £21,125
90th Percentile £42,500 - £36,500
Torfaen median annual salary £40,000 - £35,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cwmbran. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cwmbran
Permanent vacancies in Cwmbran with a recognized job title 67 88 135
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.10% 98.88% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 53 69 129
Cwmbran median annual salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.32% +8.57% -2.78%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,950 £22,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £53,000 £46,400
Torfaen median annual salary £37,500 £38,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year -1.32% +10.14% -4.17%

Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Cwmbran

Job postings that featured Tester in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cwmbran.

Job vacancy trend for Tester in Cwmbran

Tester
Salary Trend in Cwmbran

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Tester in Cwmbran.

Salary trend for Tester in Cwmbran

Tester Skill Set
Top 8 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cwmbran

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cwmbran region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MTS
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cwmbran 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 (100.00%) MTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Python