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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Testing
Rank 99 120 129
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +9
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 16 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.07% 0.39% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 0.49% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 4
Average salary £41,750 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.46% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £36,500 £32,050
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £32,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.57%
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
1201 1424 1500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 80.44% 78.89% 76.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1008 1212 1271
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Web Testing across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Web Testing Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 16 (80.00%) C++
2 14 (70.00%) C#
2 14 (70.00%) Selenium
3 13 (65.00%) JMeter
4 12 (60.00%) Java
4 12 (60.00%) Test Automation
4 12 (60.00%) Software Testing
5 11 (55.00%) User Experience
6 10 (50.00%) SoapUI
6 10 (50.00%) SOAP
6 10 (50.00%) SQL
7 9 (45.00%) QA
8 5 (25.00%) ISEB
9 4 (20.00%) Mac OS X
9 4 (20.00%) Internet
9 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (20.00%) C
9 4 (20.00%) Windows
9 4 (20.00%) Python
9 4 (20.00%) HTTP
9 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 4 (20.00%) HTTPS
9 4 (20.00%) Automated Testing
9 4 (20.00%) Degree
9 4 (20.00%) Wireshark
9 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
9 4 (20.00%) Stress Testing
10 3 (15.00%) Performance Testing
10 3 (15.00%) Manual Testing
10 3 (15.00%) JIRA

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 4 (20.00%) HTTP
1 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (20.00%) HTTPS
1 4 (20.00%) Internet
1 4 (20.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (70.00%) Selenium
2 13 (65.00%) JMeter
3 10 (50.00%) SoapUI
4 3 (15.00%) JIRA
5 1 (5.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Tester
2 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 10 (50.00%) Automation Tester
3 3 (15.00%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Junior
4 2 (10.00%) Junior Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (10.00%) Regular Expression
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) User Experience
2 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
1 4 (20.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Software Testing
1 12 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (20.00%) Stress Testing
2 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (15.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (15.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (15.00%) User Stories
4 2 (10.00%) Black-Box Testing
4 2 (10.00%) V-Model
4 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (10.00%) CRM
4 2 (10.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) C++
2 14 (70.00%) C#
3 12 (60.00%) Java
4 10 (50.00%) SQL
5 4 (20.00%) Python
5 4 (20.00%) C
6 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) ISEB
2 4 (20.00%) Degree
3 3 (15.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (15.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (45.00%) QA