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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Testing
Rank 125 - 117
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 4 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.20% - 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% - 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 7
Average salary £24,250 - £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 - £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,050 - £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
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
1660 1553 1610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.10% 79.64% 79.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1364 1354 1418
Average salary £45,000 £49,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.16% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

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 29 July 2015.

Web Testing Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 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 (88.89%) ISEB
1 8 (88.89%) Automated Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Selenium
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) User Stories
3 5 (55.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (55.56%) QA
3 5 (55.56%) FitNesse
3 5 (55.56%) Load Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Integration Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
3 5 (55.56%) ISTQB
3 5 (55.56%) HP UFT
3 5 (55.56%) C
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) Manual Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
6 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
6 1 (11.11%) Linux
6 1 (11.11%) Bugzilla
6 1 (11.11%) Scrum

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Selenium
2 5 (55.56%) FitNesse
2 5 (55.56%) HP UFT
3 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
4 1 (11.11%) Bugzilla
4 1 (11.11%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Tester
1 5 (55.56%) QA Tester
2 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Automated Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) User Stories
3 5 (55.56%) Load Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Integration Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
4 3 (33.33%) Manual Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) ISEB
2 5 (55.56%) ISTQB
2 5 (55.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft