The table below looks at the statistics for Web Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Testing over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Testing
Rank 103 92 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 7 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.47% 0.40% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.47% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 0
Average salary £37,500 £21,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+74.41% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
Web Testing
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1245 1060 996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.39% 84.33% 81.11%
Number of salaries quoted 848 676 709
Average salary £41,500 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.75% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 Edinburgh

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

Web Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Web Testing
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Web Testing Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Web Testing
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Web Testing across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Web Testing Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) Regression Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Selenium
3 4 (44.44%) QA
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (44.44%) Puppet
3 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
3 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) WinForms
3 4 (44.44%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) Games
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) PHP
4 3 (33.33%) Ant
4 3 (33.33%) Internet
4 3 (33.33%) Black-Box Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 3 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (22.22%) Android
5 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
5 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
5 2 (22.22%) Test Management
5 2 (22.22%) Release Management
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (22.22%) Line Management
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) .NET

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Selenium
2 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
3 3 (33.33%) Ant
4 2 (22.22%) Bugzilla
5 1 (11.11%) JIRA
5 1 (11.11%) Subversion
5 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
5 1 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (11.11%) Fiddler
5 1 (11.11%) MSBuild
5 1 (11.11%) FogBugz
5 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) QA Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Test Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) WinForms
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Android
1 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Regression Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) Black-Box Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 2 (22.22%) Test Management
5 2 (22.22%) Release Management
5 2 (22.22%) Line Management
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
6 1 (11.11%) People Management
6 1 (11.11%) Compatibility Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 1 (11.11%) System Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
1 3 (33.33%) PHP
2 2 (22.22%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Puppet
1 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft