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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Testing
Rank 122 112 116
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 4 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.22% 0.22% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.28% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Average salary £17,500 £29,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.65% -10.76%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £32,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.57%
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
1510 1443 1331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.92% 79.55% 76.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1227 1261 1104
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 £28,550 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 21 April 2015.

Web Testing Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 5 (71.43%) Selenium
2 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 4 (57.14%) ISEB
2 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
3 3 (42.86%) C
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
3 3 (42.86%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) System Testing
3 3 (42.86%) FitNesse
3 3 (42.86%) Load Testing
3 3 (42.86%) User Stories
3 3 (42.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (42.86%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) HTTP
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) PHP
5 1 (14.29%) VB
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
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 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Selenium
2 3 (42.86%) FitNesse
2 3 (42.86%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Test Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) QA Tester
2 3 (42.86%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 3 (42.86%) Load Testing
2 3 (42.86%) System Testing
2 3 (42.86%) User Stories
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) VB
3 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
2 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 3 (42.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft