The table below looks at the statistics for Web Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Testing over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Testing
Rank 173 171 166
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 7 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.17% 0.26% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.34% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 4
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -3.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,700 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £36,700 £38,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Web Testing
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3444 2976 3074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 84.79% 78.52% 81.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2824 2547 2682
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Web Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Web Testing across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Web Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Web Testing
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Web Testing Salary Trend in Manchester

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 18 (58.06%) SQL Server
2 17 (54.84%) HTML
2 17 (54.84%) JavaScript
2 17 (54.84%) System Testing
3 16 (51.61%) C#
3 16 (51.61%) ASP.NET
3 16 (51.61%) .NET
3 16 (51.61%) Windows
3 16 (51.61%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (38.71%) Selenium
6 11 (35.48%) SQL
7 10 (32.26%) Degree
7 10 (32.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 9 (29.03%) Automation Testing
8 9 (29.03%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (29.03%) Computer Science
8 9 (29.03%) Software Testing
8 9 (29.03%) Regression Testing
8 9 (29.03%) ISEB
8 9 (29.03%) VB.NET
9 7 (22.58%) T-SQL
9 7 (22.58%) QA
9 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (22.58%) Selenium IDE
10 5 (16.13%) XML
11 3 (9.68%) Internet
11 3 (9.68%) Finance
11 3 (9.68%) Scrum
11 3 (9.68%) Vulnerability Assessment

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (58.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (38.71%) Selenium
2 9 (29.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (22.58%) Selenium IDE
4 2 (6.45%) WebDriver
4 2 (6.45%) FitNesse
5 1 (3.23%) TestDirector
5 1 (3.23%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (3.23%) JIRA
5 1 (3.23%) Sahi
5 1 (3.23%) RSpec
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) Tester
2 18 (58.06%) Software Tester
3 10 (32.26%) Analyst
4 7 (22.58%) Test Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Software Test Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Web Tester
6 2 (6.45%) Mobile Tester
6 2 (6.45%) Sales Executive
7 1 (3.23%) Manual Tester
7 1 (3.23%) Test Team Leader
7 1 (3.23%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.23%) Security Specialist
7 1 (3.23%) Web Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Junior Test Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Graduate
7 1 (3.23%) Web Test Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (54.84%) HTML
2 16 (51.61%) .NET
2 16 (51.61%) ASP.NET
3 5 (16.13%) XML
4 1 (3.23%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) Statistics
3 1 (3.23%) Life Science
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (51.61%) Windows
1 16 (51.61%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.23%) UNIX
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) System Testing
2 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (29.03%) Regression Testing
3 9 (29.03%) Software Testing
3 9 (29.03%) Automation Testing
4 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
4 3 (9.68%) Scrum
4 3 (9.68%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (6.45%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Automated Testing
5 2 (6.45%) UML
5 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.45%) Business Development
5 2 (6.45%) Security Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Integration Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.23%) Manual Testing
6 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.23%) ERP
6 1 (3.23%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) JavaScript
2 16 (51.61%) C#
3 11 (35.48%) SQL
4 9 (29.03%) VB.NET
5 7 (22.58%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.45%) Java
7 1 (3.23%) Perl
7 1 (3.23%) PHP
7 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) Degree
1 10 (32.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 9 (29.03%) ISEB
3 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Nessus
1 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
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