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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Testing
Rank 102 101 84
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -17
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 7 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.45% 0.34% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.40% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 4
Average salary £35,750 £37,500 £25,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.66% +45.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £33,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £47,500 £34,550
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.06%
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
1391 1243 1028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 88.60% 84.27% 86.03%
Number of salaries quoted 880 829 641
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 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 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (90.91%) QA
2 9 (81.82%) Selenium
3 8 (72.73%) Degree
3 8 (72.73%) Java
3 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
4 7 (63.64%) Python
4 7 (63.64%) Regression Testing
4 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (63.64%) Jenkins
4 7 (63.64%) SDLC
5 6 (54.55%) Puppet
5 6 (54.55%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (54.55%) Test Scripting
5 6 (54.55%) Telecoms
5 6 (54.55%) Finance
5 6 (54.55%) Scrum
5 6 (54.55%) Banking
5 6 (54.55%) Ant
6 5 (45.45%) Web Services
7 4 (36.36%) TDD
7 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (36.36%) Black-Box Testing
8 3 (27.27%) WebDriver
8 3 (27.27%) PHPUnit
8 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
8 3 (27.27%) Drupal
8 3 (27.27%) Subversion
8 3 (27.27%) HTML
8 3 (27.27%) CSS

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 3 (27.27%) Drupal
2 1 (9.09%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Selenium
2 7 (63.64%) Jenkins
3 6 (54.55%) Ant
4 3 (27.27%) Subversion
4 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
4 3 (27.27%) WebDriver
4 3 (27.27%) PHPUnit
5 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (9.09%) JIRA
5 1 (9.09%) Bugzilla
5 1 (9.09%) FogBugz
General
1 6 (54.55%) Telecoms
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
1 6 (54.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) QA Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Website Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Web Services
2 3 (27.27%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Regression Testing
2 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (63.64%) SDLC
3 6 (54.55%) Test Scripting
3 6 (54.55%) Scrum
4 4 (36.36%) TDD
4 4 (36.36%) Black-Box Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) Web Development
5 1 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Java
1 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) Python
3 3 (27.27%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Perl
4 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (90.91%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Puppet
1 6 (54.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) VMware
1 1 (9.09%) Hyland
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