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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Testing
Rank 172 171 196
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +25
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 9 19 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.25% 0.47% 0.024%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.56% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 1
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £32,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.91%
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
2990 3363 3369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.67% 83.76% 80.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2462 2771 2871
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,200 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Web Testing across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Web Testing Salary Histogram in Manchester

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 21 (91.30%) Selenium
2 20 (86.96%) SQL
2 20 (86.96%) Android
2 20 (86.96%) Apple iOS
3 18 (78.26%) Automated Testing
4 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (60.87%) Mobile App
6 13 (56.52%) ISTQB
6 13 (56.52%) C#
6 13 (56.52%) .NET
7 12 (52.17%) Scrum
7 12 (52.17%) Test Scripting
8 8 (34.78%) Test Automation
9 7 (30.43%) Cucumber
9 7 (30.43%) Automation Testing
9 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
9 7 (30.43%) Degree
10 6 (26.09%) JIRA
10 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (26.09%) QuickTest Pro
10 6 (26.09%) Market Research
10 6 (26.09%) User Stories
11 2 (8.70%) Windows
12 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
12 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
12 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
12 1 (4.35%) HTML
12 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
12 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (4.35%) Blackberry

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (91.30%) Selenium
2 7 (30.43%) Cucumber
3 6 (26.09%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (26.09%) JIRA
4 1 (4.35%) Selenium IDE
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Analyst
1 19 (82.61%) Test Analyst
2 12 (52.17%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Tester
4 4 (17.39%) Software Test Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Software Tester
4 4 (17.39%) Automated Test Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Automation Tester
5 3 (13.04%) Test Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Software Test Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Web Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Web Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Automated Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Mobile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (60.87%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (86.96%) Android
1 20 (86.96%) Apple iOS
2 2 (8.70%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Automated Testing
2 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (52.17%) Scrum
3 12 (52.17%) Test Scripting
4 8 (34.78%) Test Automation
5 7 (30.43%) Automation Testing
6 6 (26.09%) User Stories
6 6 (26.09%) Market Research
6 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.35%) Manual Testing
7 1 (4.35%) System Testing
7 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Integration Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Test Strategy
7 1 (4.35%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) SQL
2 13 (56.52%) C#
3 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) ISTQB
2 7 (30.43%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago