The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Testing
Rank 113 119 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.27% 0.11% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £29,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.23% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1392 1330 1033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 76.23% 75.40% 71.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1220 1101 907
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,900 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Web Testing
West Midlands

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
2 5 (83.33%) Manual Testing
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) ISEB
3 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (66.67%) WebDriver
3 4 (66.67%) Automation Testing
3 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (16.67%) V-Model
5 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (16.67%) AS400
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (16.67%) TestDirector
5 1 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
5 1 (16.67%) Middleware
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) MQSeries
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) WebDriver
3 1 (16.67%) TestDirector
3 1 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Test Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Manual Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) V-Model
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
1 5 (83.33%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
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