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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Tester
Rank 832 811 823
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Tester 77 118 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.082% 0.12% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.12% 0.100%
Number of salaries quoted 59 111 82
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +2.94%
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
90816 95785 94380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.15% 96.49% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 77032 80058 76663
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 +12 33 £47,500 +18.75% 5
South East -1 16 £32,500 -13.33% 4
Yorkshire +12 8 £32,500 +13.04% 1
East of England 0 6 £31,500 -1.56% 1
North West +29 4 £40,000 +42.85% 2
East Midlands -2 3 £32,500 +8.33%
West Midlands -47 3 £34,000 -6.20%
South West - 3 £35,000 -
North East - 1 £33,000 - 1
Web Tester
UK

Web Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 128 (66.67%) Selenium
2 114 (59.38%) QA
3 104 (54.17%) SQL
4 97 (50.52%) Agile Software Development
5 95 (49.48%) Automated Testing
6 88 (45.83%) WebDriver
7 81 (42.19%) Java
8 64 (33.33%) Test Automation
9 56 (29.17%) BDD
10 55 (28.65%) Cucumber
10 55 (28.65%) Test Scripting
11 54 (28.13%) Jenkins
12 49 (25.52%) TDD
13 48 (25.00%) Software Testing
13 48 (25.00%) Manual Testing
14 41 (21.35%) ISEB
14 41 (21.35%) C#
15 40 (20.83%) ISTQB
16 38 (19.79%) .NET
16 38 (19.79%) SQL Server
16 38 (19.79%) Analytical Skills
17 37 (19.27%) JavaScript
17 37 (19.27%) E-Commerce
18 35 (18.23%) Scrum
18 35 (18.23%) Regression Testing
19 34 (17.71%) Microsoft
19 34 (17.71%) J2EE
20 33 (17.19%) Unix
20 33 (17.19%) Functional Testing
21 32 (16.67%) HTML

Web Tester
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 17 (8.85%) ColdFusion
2 11 (5.73%) IIS
3 6 (3.13%) Node.js
4 3 (1.56%) Apache
4 3 (1.56%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.04%) Confluence
5 2 (1.04%) Drupal
6 1 (0.52%) CMS
6 1 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 30 (15.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Markit EDM
1 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.08%) Firewall
2 2 (1.04%) Internet
3 1 (0.52%) HTTP
3 1 (0.52%) SSL
3 1 (0.52%) VPN
3 1 (0.52%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (19.79%) SQL Server
2 19 (9.90%) DB2
2 19 (9.90%) DbVisualizer
3 8 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (3.65%) MongoDB
5 6 (3.13%) Hazelcast
6 4 (2.08%) MySQL
7 2 (1.04%) Big Data
8 1 (0.52%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.52%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 128 (66.67%) Selenium
2 88 (45.83%) WebDriver
3 55 (28.65%) Cucumber
4 54 (28.13%) Jenkins
5 32 (16.67%) JIRA
6 31 (16.15%) SoapUI
7 23 (11.98%) JUnit
8 15 (7.81%) JMeter
9 14 (7.29%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (6.77%) Git (software)
11 11 (5.73%) Firebug
12 10 (5.21%) Eclipse
12 10 (5.21%) Gradle
13 8 (4.17%) TestNG
14 7 (3.65%) LoadRunner
14 7 (3.65%) SpecFlow
15 6 (3.13%) FitNesse
15 6 (3.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 5 (2.60%) HP UFT
17 3 (1.56%) Maven
General
1 26 (13.54%) Retail
2 10 (5.21%) Finance
3 9 (4.69%) Games
4 7 (3.65%) Electronics
5 4 (2.08%) Marketing
6 2 (1.04%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.52%) Advertising
7 1 (0.52%) Banking
7 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (19.79%) .NET
2 34 (17.71%) J2EE
3 32 (16.67%) HTML
4 30 (15.63%) Gherkin
5 25 (13.02%) RESTful
6 24 (12.50%) CSS
6 24 (12.50%) XML
7 22 (11.46%) ASP.NET
8 21 (10.94%) SOAP
9 19 (9.90%) Web Services
10 15 (7.81%) Java EE
11 11 (5.73%) Ajax
12 9 (4.69%) jQuery
13 7 (3.65%) ActiveMQ
14 6 (3.13%) Apache Camel
14 6 (3.13%) Backbone.js
15 2 (1.04%) LAMP
16 1 (0.52%) JSON
16 1 (0.52%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 38 (19.79%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (7.29%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (4.69%) Driving Licence
4 4 (2.08%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.08%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.56%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.04%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.04%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.52%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.52%) NHS
7 1 (0.52%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 33 (17.19%) Unix
2 12 (6.25%) Linux
3 9 (4.69%) Windows
3 9 (4.69%) Windows Server
4 8 (4.17%) Android
4 8 (4.17%) Apple iOS
5 6 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (50.52%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (49.48%) Automated Testing
3 64 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 56 (29.17%) BDD
5 55 (28.65%) Test Scripting
6 49 (25.52%) TDD
7 48 (25.00%) Manual Testing
7 48 (25.00%) Software Testing
8 37 (19.27%) E-Commerce
9 35 (18.23%) Regression Testing
9 35 (18.23%) Scrum
10 33 (17.19%) Functional Testing
11 29 (15.10%) Performance Testing
12 28 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
13 26 (13.54%) SDLC
14 25 (13.02%) System Testing
15 24 (12.50%) Web Development
15 24 (12.50%) Web Testing
16 23 (11.98%) Test Strategy
17 19 (9.90%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 104 (54.17%) SQL
2 81 (42.19%) Java
3 41 (21.35%) C#
4 37 (19.27%) JavaScript
5 19 (9.90%) PHP
6 12 (6.25%) T-SQL
7 8 (4.17%) Python
7 8 (4.17%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.56%) ActionScript
8 3 (1.56%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.56%) Lua
8 3 (1.56%) Ruby
9 2 (1.04%) Groovy
10 1 (0.52%) Perl
10 1 (0.52%) Scala
Qualifications
1 41 (21.35%) ISEB
2 40 (20.83%) ISTQB
3 25 (13.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 15 (7.81%) Degree
5 5 (2.60%) CISSP
6 4 (2.08%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.04%) CHECK Team Leader
7 2 (1.04%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.04%) HND
7 2 (1.04%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.52%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (59.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (17.71%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.90%) hybris
3 6 (3.13%) HP
4 2 (1.04%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.04%) Marketo
4 2 (1.04%) Telerik
5 1 (0.52%) SAP
5 1 (0.52%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.52%) VMware
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