The table below looks at the statistics for Web Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Testing over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Testing
Rank 122 - 116
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 5 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.25% - 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% - 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 6
Average salary £42,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Web Testing
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1688 1498 1511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.79% 78.43% 79.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1377 1322 1324
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Web Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Web Testing across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Web Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Web Testing
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Web Testing across the Birmingham region.

Web Testing Salary Trend in Birmingham

Web Testing
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Web Testing across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Web Testing Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Web Testing
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Web Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Web Testing.

1 8 (100.00%) ISEB
1 8 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 5 (62.50%) ISTQB
2 5 (62.50%) QA
2 5 (62.50%) Selenium
2 5 (62.50%) FitNesse
2 5 (62.50%) Load Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Integration Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
2 5 (62.50%) HP UFT
2 5 (62.50%) C
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) User Stories
2 5 (62.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Web Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Web Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) HP UFT
1 5 (62.50%) Selenium
1 5 (62.50%) FitNesse
2 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Tester
1 5 (62.50%) QA Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
1 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Load Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Integration Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) User Stories
3 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) ISEB
2 5 (62.50%) ISTQB
2 5 (62.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft