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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Tester
Rank 820 797 771
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Tester 54 52 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.052% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.056% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 48 45 97
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,100 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,250 £29,000 £30,750
% change year-on-year
-6.03% -5.69%
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
101207 93640 105041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.21% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82615 78406 90395
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -29 24 £32,500 +12.06% 4
London -9 12 £40,500 +9.45% 2
West Midlands -1 6 £35,000 +13.82%
South West - 5 £24,500 -
East Midlands - 3 £25,000 -
North West -25 2 £29,500 - 2
Yorkshire -28 2 £22,500 -2.17% 1
Web Tester
UK

Web Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 47 (44.76%) Selenium
2 44 (41.90%) Automated Testing
3 38 (36.19%) SQL
4 34 (32.38%) ISEB
5 31 (29.52%) QA
6 30 (28.57%) Software Testing
7 29 (27.62%) ISTQB
7 29 (27.62%) Test Scripting
8 26 (24.76%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (21.90%) HTML
10 22 (20.95%) User Acceptance Testing
10 22 (20.95%) BDD
11 21 (20.00%) Test Automation
11 21 (20.00%) WebDriver
11 21 (20.00%) .NET
12 20 (19.05%) JavaScript
13 19 (18.10%) Scrum
13 19 (18.10%) Cucumber
14 18 (17.14%) JIRA
15 15 (14.29%) E-Commerce
16 14 (13.33%) XML
16 14 (13.33%) PHP
16 14 (13.33%) Degree
16 14 (13.33%) TDD
16 14 (13.33%) User Stories
17 13 (12.38%) Security Testing
17 13 (12.38%) Web Testing
17 13 (12.38%) Ruby
17 13 (12.38%) CSS
17 13 (12.38%) MS Excel

Web Tester
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (12.38%) CMS
2 7 (6.67%) ColdFusion
3 5 (4.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (12.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.90%) SaaS
2 1 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.76%) Internet
2 2 (1.90%) HTTP
3 1 (0.95%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.95%) SSL
3 1 (0.95%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.90%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.95%) MySQL
4 1 (0.95%) DB2
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 47 (44.76%) Selenium
2 21 (20.00%) WebDriver
3 19 (18.10%) Cucumber
4 18 (17.14%) JIRA
5 12 (11.43%) QuickTest Pro
6 10 (9.52%) Git (software)
7 9 (8.57%) Jenkins
8 7 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (3.81%) Hudson
10 3 (2.86%) Visual Studio
10 3 (2.86%) Jasmine
11 2 (1.90%) Behat
11 2 (1.90%) Grunt
11 2 (1.90%) NUnit
11 2 (1.90%) Subversion
11 2 (1.90%) WATIR
11 2 (1.90%) FitNesse
12 1 (0.95%) CruiseControl
12 1 (0.95%) Maven
12 1 (0.95%) JMeter
General
1 10 (9.52%) Finance
2 7 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.71%) Banking
4 3 (2.86%) Marketing
5 2 (1.90%) Games
6 1 (0.95%) Retail
6 1 (0.95%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.95%) Advertising
6 1 (0.95%) Electronics
6 1 (0.95%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (21.90%) HTML
2 21 (20.00%) .NET
3 14 (13.33%) XML
4 13 (12.38%) CSS
5 7 (6.67%) JSP
6 4 (3.81%) Web Services
6 4 (3.81%) ASP.NET
7 3 (2.86%) JSON
8 2 (1.90%) jQuery
8 2 (1.90%) Sass
8 2 (1.90%) Backbone.js
8 2 (1.90%) XSL
8 2 (1.90%) WCF
8 2 (1.90%) LINQ
9 1 (0.95%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.95%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (0.95%) Spring
9 1 (0.95%) Flash
9 1 (0.95%) XHTML
9 1 (0.95%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.71%) Mobile App
2 3 (2.86%) Social Network
3 2 (1.90%) FMCG
3 2 (1.90%) Open Source
3 2 (1.90%) Social Media
3 2 (1.90%) Blackberry
3 2 (1.90%) Mainframe
3 2 (1.90%) Firmware
4 1 (0.95%) Spread Betting
4 1 (0.95%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.95%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.95%) DTV
4 1 (0.95%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.48%) Linux
1 11 (10.48%) UNIX
2 6 (5.71%) Apple iOS
2 6 (5.71%) Windows
3 4 (3.81%) Android
4 2 (1.90%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.95%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (41.90%) Automated Testing
2 30 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 29 (27.62%) Test Scripting
4 26 (24.76%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (20.95%) User Acceptance Testing
5 22 (20.95%) BDD
6 21 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 19 (18.10%) Scrum
8 15 (14.29%) E-Commerce
9 14 (13.33%) TDD
9 14 (13.33%) User Stories
10 13 (12.38%) Security Testing
10 13 (12.38%) Web Testing
10 13 (12.38%) Regression Testing
11 12 (11.43%) Performance Testing
11 12 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (10.48%) Manual Testing
13 10 (9.52%) ATDD
13 10 (9.52%) System Testing
14 9 (8.57%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (36.19%) SQL
2 20 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 14 (13.33%) PHP
4 13 (12.38%) Ruby
5 9 (8.57%) C#
6 7 (6.67%) Java
7 2 (1.90%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.90%) VBScript
7 2 (1.90%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.95%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.95%) C
8 1 (0.95%) C++
8 1 (0.95%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.95%) Scala
8 1 (0.95%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 34 (32.38%) ISEB
2 29 (27.62%) ISTQB
3 14 (13.33%) Degree
4 6 (5.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (29.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.95%) WMI
1 1 (0.95%) Ansible
1 1 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.95%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (10.48%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.81%) HP
3 2 (1.90%) Symbian
3 2 (1.90%) Telerik
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle
4 1 (0.95%) SAP
4 1 (0.95%) Sony
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