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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Testing
Rank 98 101 90
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 3 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.22% 0.071% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.085% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% -18.88%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.53%
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
1140 1177 945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.32% 83.89% 82.25%
Number of salaries quoted 695 768 610
Average salary £44,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 11 (84.62%) Regression Testing
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) Selenium
3 8 (61.54%) Degree
4 7 (53.85%) Windows
4 7 (53.85%) Mobile App
5 6 (46.15%) TDD
5 6 (46.15%) Scrum
5 6 (46.15%) WinForms
6 5 (38.46%) Test Scripting
6 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (38.46%) Puppet
6 5 (38.46%) Ant
6 5 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (38.46%) Black-Box Testing
6 5 (38.46%) QA
6 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
7 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
7 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
8 3 (23.08%) Java
8 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
9 2 (15.38%) SQL
9 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
9 2 (15.38%) Web Services
9 2 (15.38%) XML
9 2 (15.38%) Python
9 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
9 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
10 1 (7.69%) Open Source
10 1 (7.69%) RESTful

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Selenium
2 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
2 5 (38.46%) Ant
3 1 (7.69%) JUnit
3 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (7.69%) JMeter
3 1 (7.69%) Bugzilla
3 1 (7.69%) Subversion
3 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.69%) MSBuild
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Test Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) QA Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Software Test Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) WinForms
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 2 (15.38%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
3 1 (7.69%) Spring
3 1 (7.69%) jQuery
3 1 (7.69%) RESTful
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) J2EE
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Regression Testing
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) TDD
2 6 (46.15%) Scrum
3 5 (38.46%) Black-Box Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Test Scripting
3 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
4 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
5 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Usability Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) Workflow
5 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
5 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Java
1 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) Ruby
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Puppet
1 5 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
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