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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Testing
Rank 117 100 108
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +8
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 4 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.22% 0.41% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.53% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 2
Average salary £26,250 £29,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.48% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £28,200 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £29,800 £39,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.53%
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
1444 1138 1225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 80.09% 77.89% 73.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1248 966 1018
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 February 2015.

Web Testing Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 4 (57.14%) Selenium
2 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
2 3 (42.86%) ISEB
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) System Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) User Stories
3 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (28.57%) QA
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) HTTP
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
3 2 (28.57%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Load Testing
3 2 (28.57%) FitNesse
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) VB
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) HTTP
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
2 2 (28.57%) FitNesse
2 2 (28.57%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Tester
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Test Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) QA Tester
3 2 (28.57%) Applications Tester
3 2 (28.57%) Web Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Test Team Leader
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
1 3 (42.86%) System Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
2 2 (28.57%) User Stories
2 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Load Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) VB
2 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISEB
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA