The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Tester
Rank 824 805 777
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Tester 49 47 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.046% 0.047% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.050% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 42 39 105
Average salary £34,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £19,300 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,300 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -9.37%
Web Tester
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
100671 93884 105537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.40% 94.28% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 82315 78929 90739
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Web Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Web Tester in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Web Tester Jobs Demand Trend in England

Web Tester
Salary Trend in England

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

Web Tester Salary Trend in England

Web Tester
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Web Tester across the England region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Web Tester Salary Histogram in England

Web Tester
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Tester within the England region over the 3 months to 23 September 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
South East -14 20 £34,000 +17.24% 1
London +2 14 £40,000 +3.22% 2
West Midlands -9 6 £35,000 +55.55%
North West - 3 £30,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £22,500 - 3
East Midlands - 2 £24,750 -
South West - 2 £32,500 -
Web Tester
UK

Web Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Web Tester in their job title 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 with Web Tester in their job title.

1 45 (43.69%) Selenium
2 43 (41.75%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (38.83%) SQL
4 39 (37.86%) Automated Testing
5 34 (33.01%) QA
6 29 (28.16%) ISEB
7 28 (27.18%) Software Testing
7 28 (27.18%) Manual Testing
8 27 (26.21%) Test Scripting
9 26 (25.24%) ISTQB
10 22 (21.36%) User Acceptance Testing
10 22 (21.36%) WebDriver
11 21 (20.39%) BDD
11 21 (20.39%) .NET
12 20 (19.42%) HTML
12 20 (19.42%) Cucumber
12 20 (19.42%) Test Automation
13 19 (18.45%) Scrum
14 18 (17.48%) JavaScript
15 16 (15.53%) JIRA
16 15 (14.56%) Degree
16 15 (14.56%) Ruby
17 14 (13.59%) Security Testing
17 14 (13.59%) XML
18 13 (12.62%) E-Commerce
18 13 (12.62%) PHP
18 13 (12.62%) CMS
18 13 (12.62%) Web Testing
19 12 (11.65%) Continuous Integration
19 12 (11.65%) User Stories

Web Tester
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Web Tester in their job title 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 with Web Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (12.62%) CMS
2 7 (6.80%) ColdFusion
3 4 (3.88%) WordPress
4 1 (0.97%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (11.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.94%) SaaS
2 1 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.88%) Internet
2 2 (1.94%) HTTP
3 1 (0.97%) SSL
3 1 (0.97%) Intranet
3 1 (0.97%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.65%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.94%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.94%) DB2
3 2 (1.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 45 (43.69%) Selenium
2 22 (21.36%) WebDriver
3 20 (19.42%) Cucumber
4 16 (15.53%) JIRA
5 11 (10.68%) QuickTest Pro
5 11 (10.68%) Git (software)
6 8 (7.77%) Jenkins
7 7 (6.80%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (3.88%) Hudson
9 3 (2.91%) Jasmine
9 3 (2.91%) NUnit
10 2 (1.94%) CruiseControl
10 2 (1.94%) Subversion
10 2 (1.94%) JMeter
10 2 (1.94%) WATIR
10 2 (1.94%) FitNesse
10 2 (1.94%) Fiddler
10 2 (1.94%) Grunt
10 2 (1.94%) Selenium IDE
10 2 (1.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (8.74%) Finance
2 7 (6.80%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.83%) Banking
4 3 (2.91%) Marketing
5 2 (1.94%) Retail
5 2 (1.94%) Games
6 1 (0.97%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.97%) Advertising
6 1 (0.97%) Back Office
6 1 (0.97%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (20.39%) .NET
2 20 (19.42%) HTML
3 14 (13.59%) XML
4 10 (9.71%) CSS
5 7 (6.80%) JSP
6 4 (3.88%) Web Services
7 3 (2.91%) ASP.NET
7 3 (2.91%) JSON
8 2 (1.94%) WCF
8 2 (1.94%) LINQ
8 2 (1.94%) jQuery
8 2 (1.94%) Backbone.js
8 2 (1.94%) Gherkin
8 2 (1.94%) Sass
9 1 (0.97%) RESTful
9 1 (0.97%) REST
9 1 (0.97%) CSS3
9 1 (0.97%) XSL
9 1 (0.97%) Flash
9 1 (0.97%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.88%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.91%) User Experience
3 3 (2.91%) Social Network
4 2 (1.94%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.94%) Firmware
4 2 (1.94%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.94%) FMCG
4 2 (1.94%) Open Source
4 2 (1.94%) Social Media
5 1 (0.97%) Spread Betting
5 1 (0.97%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.97%) DTV
5 1 (0.97%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.97%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.68%) UNIX
2 10 (9.71%) Linux
3 4 (3.88%) Windows
3 4 (3.88%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.91%) Android
5 1 (0.97%) AIX
5 1 (0.97%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (41.75%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (37.86%) Automated Testing
3 28 (27.18%) Software Testing
3 28 (27.18%) Manual Testing
4 27 (26.21%) Test Scripting
5 22 (21.36%) User Acceptance Testing
6 21 (20.39%) BDD
7 20 (19.42%) Test Automation
8 19 (18.45%) Scrum
9 14 (13.59%) Security Testing
10 13 (12.62%) Web Testing
10 13 (12.62%) E-Commerce
11 12 (11.65%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (11.65%) User Stories
12 11 (10.68%) Performance Testing
12 11 (10.68%) Regression Testing
12 11 (10.68%) TDD
13 10 (9.71%) Automation Testing
14 8 (7.77%) ATDD
14 8 (7.77%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 40 (38.83%) SQL
2 18 (17.48%) JavaScript
3 15 (14.56%) Ruby
4 13 (12.62%) PHP
5 10 (9.71%) C#
6 5 (4.85%) Java
7 3 (2.91%) VBScript
7 3 (2.91%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.94%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.94%) C
8 2 (1.94%) C++
9 1 (0.97%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.97%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.97%) Groovy
9 1 (0.97%) Scala
Qualifications
1 29 (28.16%) ISEB
2 26 (25.24%) ISTQB
3 15 (14.56%) Degree
4 6 (5.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (33.01%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.97%) WMI
1 1 (0.97%) Puppet
1 1 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.97%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (9.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.91%) HP
3 2 (1.94%) Telerik
4 1 (0.97%) Sony
4 1 (0.97%) Oracle
4 1 (0.97%) SAP
4 1 (0.97%) Symbian
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