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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Testing
Rank 104 94 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 7 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.47% 0.28% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
Average salary £34,000 £21,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.13% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-0.70% +8.46%
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
1279 1164 963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 85.27% 81.80% 80.59%
Number of salaries quoted 853 740 666
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,450
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 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 24 October 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 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Regression Testing
3 7 (58.33%) Degree
3 7 (58.33%) Selenium
4 6 (50.00%) WinForms
5 5 (41.67%) Scrum
5 5 (41.67%) TDD
5 5 (41.67%) QA
5 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (41.67%) Puppet
5 5 (41.67%) Windows
5 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
5 5 (41.67%) Mobile App
5 5 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (33.33%) Black-Box Testing
6 4 (33.33%) Java
6 4 (33.33%) Ant
6 4 (33.33%) PHP
6 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
7 3 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (25.00%) Internet
7 3 (25.00%) Games
8 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 2 (16.67%) Project Management
8 2 (16.67%) SQL
8 2 (16.67%) XML
8 2 (16.67%) C#
8 2 (16.67%) .NET
8 2 (16.67%) Test Automation

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (8.33%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Selenium
2 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (33.33%) Ant
4 1 (8.33%) JUnit
4 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (8.33%) JMeter
4 1 (8.33%) Bugzilla
4 1 (8.33%) Subversion
4 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (8.33%) MSBuild
General
1 3 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) QA Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Test Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) WinForms
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) XML
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (8.33%) J2EE
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) SOAP
3 1 (8.33%) Spring
3 1 (8.33%) jQuery
3 1 (8.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Android
2 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Regression Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Scrum
3 5 (41.67%) TDD
3 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (33.33%) Black-Box Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 2 (16.67%) Line Management
5 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) Test Management
5 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 2 (16.67%) Release Management
6 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Web Development
6 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) PHP
1 4 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Puppet
1 5 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
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