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

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Tester
Rank 841 803 772
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Tester 34 65 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.063% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.066% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 30 53 103
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £24,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
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
100981 98008 102599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.54% 94.70% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 84373 81527 88568
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 November 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 24 November 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
London -2 11 £35,000 -6.66%
West Midlands +2 9 £35,000 -41.66% 2
South East -9 8 £35,000 +12.00% 1
Yorkshire -34 3 £22,500 -34.78% 1
East Midlands +11 1 £30,000 -25.00%
South West -10 1 - -
North West -12 1 £30,000 -50.00% 1
Web Tester
UK

Web Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 42 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (43.18%) Selenium
3 35 (39.77%) SQL
4 34 (38.64%) QA
5 28 (31.82%) HTML
6 26 (29.55%) Automated Testing
7 23 (26.14%) Manual Testing
7 23 (26.14%) WebDriver
7 23 (26.14%) Cucumber
8 20 (22.73%) BDD
8 20 (22.73%) JIRA
8 20 (22.73%) ISEB
9 19 (21.59%) JavaScript
10 18 (20.45%) Test Scripting
11 16 (18.18%) ISTQB
11 16 (18.18%) CSS
11 16 (18.18%) CMS
12 15 (17.05%) User Acceptance Testing
13 14 (15.91%) Software Testing
13 14 (15.91%) Test Automation
14 13 (14.77%) Ruby
14 13 (14.77%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (14.77%) .NET
14 13 (14.77%) XML
15 11 (12.50%) Scrum
15 11 (12.50%) Linux
15 11 (12.50%) PHP
15 11 (12.50%) C#
15 11 (12.50%) Git (software)
16 10 (11.36%) Degree

Web Tester
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 16 (18.18%) CMS
2 6 (6.82%) WordPress
3 5 (5.68%) ColdFusion
4 1 (1.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (3.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.82%) Internet
2 3 (3.41%) HTTP
3 2 (2.27%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.14%) SSL
4 1 (1.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.95%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.41%) MySQL
2 3 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.27%) DB2
Development Applications
1 38 (43.18%) Selenium
2 23 (26.14%) WebDriver
2 23 (26.14%) Cucumber
3 20 (22.73%) JIRA
4 11 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 10 (11.36%) Jenkins
6 7 (7.95%) Hudson
7 6 (6.82%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (2.27%) JMeter
8 2 (2.27%) NUnit
8 2 (2.27%) CruiseControl
8 2 (2.27%) Subversion
8 2 (2.27%) Fiddler
8 2 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.27%) Behat
8 2 (2.27%) Jasmine
8 2 (2.27%) Grunt
8 2 (2.27%) Selenium IDE
9 1 (1.14%) Gradle
9 1 (1.14%) JBehave
General
1 8 (9.09%) Finance
2 6 (6.82%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.82%) Banking
3 4 (4.55%) Back Office
4 3 (3.41%) Games
4 3 (3.41%) Retail
5 2 (2.27%) Marketing
6 1 (1.14%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (31.82%) HTML
2 16 (18.18%) CSS
3 13 (14.77%) .NET
3 13 (14.77%) XML
4 8 (9.09%) Web Services
5 7 (7.95%) JSP
6 4 (4.55%) REST
7 3 (3.41%) jQuery
7 3 (3.41%) Gherkin
7 3 (3.41%) SOAP
8 2 (2.27%) JSON
8 2 (2.27%) WCF
8 2 (2.27%) LINQ
8 2 (2.27%) Sass
8 2 (2.27%) CSS3
8 2 (2.27%) Backbone.js
9 1 (1.14%) RESTful
9 1 (1.14%) HTML5
9 1 (1.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (1.14%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.55%) User Experience
2 3 (3.41%) Mainframe
2 3 (3.41%) Social Network
3 2 (2.27%) FMCG
3 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.27%) Social Media
3 2 (2.27%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.14%) Open Source
4 1 (1.14%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.50%) Linux
2 10 (11.36%) UNIX
3 5 (5.68%) Windows
3 5 (5.68%) Android
3 5 (5.68%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.14%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (29.55%) Automated Testing
3 23 (26.14%) Manual Testing
4 20 (22.73%) BDD
5 18 (20.45%) Test Scripting
6 15 (17.05%) User Acceptance Testing
7 14 (15.91%) Software Testing
7 14 (15.91%) Test Automation
8 13 (14.77%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (12.50%) Scrum
10 9 (10.23%) E-Commerce
10 9 (10.23%) Regression Testing
10 9 (10.23%) Automation Testing
11 8 (9.09%) Kanban
11 8 (9.09%) Web Testing
12 7 (7.95%) Security Testing
13 6 (6.82%) Migration
14 5 (5.68%) TDD
14 5 (5.68%) Customer Engagement
14 5 (5.68%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 35 (39.77%) SQL
2 19 (21.59%) JavaScript
3 13 (14.77%) Ruby
4 11 (12.50%) PHP
4 11 (12.50%) C#
5 6 (6.82%) Java
6 4 (4.55%) C
7 3 (3.41%) VBScript
7 3 (3.41%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.27%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.27%) C++
9 1 (1.14%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.14%) Scala
9 1 (1.14%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 20 (22.73%) ISEB
2 16 (18.18%) ISTQB
3 10 (11.36%) Degree
4 5 (5.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (38.64%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (3.41%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) WMI
1 1 (1.14%) Puppet
1 1 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.14%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (6.82%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle
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