The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Torfaen with a requirement for Software Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Testing
South Wales / Torfaen
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 27
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen - - 6.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 6.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Median salary - - £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,625 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +1.78% -2.77%  

Software Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Torfaen with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Torfaen
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 25 44 102
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Torfaen 92.59% 86.27% 91.89%
Number of salaries quoted 17 38 96
Median salary £35,000 £43,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.54% +16.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Software Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Torfaen

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Torfaen citing Software Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Software Testing in Torfaen

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Salary trend for Software Testing in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Torfaen region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management

Software Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Torfaen 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Software Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Software Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell