The table below looks at the statistics for Web Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Testing over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Testing
Rank 129 117 136
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +19
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 2 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.10% 0.24% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.29% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Average salary £40,000 £22,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+79.77% -25.83%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Web Testing
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1678 1379 1637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.18% 82.72% 80.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1444 1124 1370
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £56,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Web Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Web Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Web Testing
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Web Testing Salary Trend in Cheshire

Web Testing
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Testing within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wilmslow - 2 £40,000 -
Web Testing
North West

Web Testing
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) QA
3 3 (50.00%) System Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Selenium IDE
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
4 2 (33.33%) Gherkin
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) WPF
5 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Interactive TV
5 1 (16.67%) CMS
5 1 (16.67%) ISEB

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium IDE
3 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Tester
1 3 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Tester
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Software Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) WPF
2 2 (33.33%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) System Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA