The table below looks at the statistics for Web Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Testing over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Testing
Rank 108 110 124
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 12 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.68% 0.064% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 0.081% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 4
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +20.37%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Web Testing
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1445 1242 1511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 82.20% 79.41% 75.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1099 1087 1319
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Web Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Web Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Web Testing
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Web Testing Salary Trend in Cambridge

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 13 (76.47%) QA
1 13 (76.47%) Selenium
2 12 (70.59%) Automated Testing
3 11 (64.71%) JIRA
4 10 (58.82%) Test Scripting
5 9 (52.94%) HTML
5 9 (52.94%) CSS
5 9 (52.94%) ISEB
5 9 (52.94%) ISTQB
6 8 (47.06%) Manual Testing
6 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
7 7 (41.18%) Regression Testing
7 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (35.29%) Performance Testing
8 6 (35.29%) User Stories
9 5 (29.41%) TDD
9 5 (29.41%) Internet
10 4 (23.53%) Scrum
11 3 (17.65%) Wireless
11 3 (17.65%) JMeter
11 3 (17.65%) Finance
11 3 (17.65%) HTTP
11 3 (17.65%) Linux
11 3 (17.65%) Compatibility Testing
12 2 (11.76%) WebDriver
12 2 (11.76%) BDD
12 2 (11.76%) Degree
12 2 (11.76%) Online Games
12 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
12 2 (11.76%) Web Application Development

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Internet
2 3 (17.65%) Wireless
2 3 (17.65%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 13 (76.47%) Selenium
2 11 (64.71%) JIRA
3 3 (17.65%) JMeter
4 2 (11.76%) WebDriver
5 1 (5.88%) Hudson
5 1 (5.88%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Publishing
2 2 (11.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Analyst
1 10 (58.82%) Test Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Automated Test Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Web Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Front-End Web Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Web Applications Developer
4 2 (11.76%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) QA Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Tester
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Software Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) QA Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.88%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) HTML
1 9 (52.94%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Online Games
2 1 (5.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Automated Testing
2 10 (58.82%) Test Scripting
3 8 (47.06%) Manual Testing
4 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (41.18%) Regression Testing
5 6 (35.29%) Performance Testing
5 6 (35.29%) User Stories
6 5 (29.41%) TDD
7 4 (23.53%) Scrum
8 3 (17.65%) Compatibility Testing
9 2 (11.76%) Automation Testing
9 2 (11.76%) BDD
9 2 (11.76%) Web Application Development
9 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
10 1 (5.88%) OOP
10 1 (5.88%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.76%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) Python
3 1 (5.88%) C
3 1 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) ISEB
1 9 (52.94%) ISTQB
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (76.47%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.88%) Perforce