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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Testing
Rank 172 174 161
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 10 5 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.25% 0.13% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.16% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 4
Average salary £33,750 £37,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £27,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £35,050 £39,000 £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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
3326 3033 3082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.02% 77.31% 80.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2668 2605 2692
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 27 August 2014.

Web Testing Salary Histogram in Manchester

Web Testing
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Testing within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 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
Stockport - 1 £31,500 -
Wigan - 1 £22,500 -
Web Testing
North West

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 20 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 18 (52.94%) HTML
2 18 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 17 (50.00%) C#
3 17 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 17 (50.00%) .NET
3 17 (50.00%) Windows
3 17 (50.00%) System Testing
4 16 (47.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (41.18%) Selenium
6 12 (35.29%) SQL
7 11 (32.35%) ISEB
7 11 (32.35%) Degree
8 10 (29.41%) Software Testing
8 10 (29.41%) VB.NET
8 10 (29.41%) Automation Testing
8 10 (29.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 9 (26.47%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (26.47%) Regression Testing
9 9 (26.47%) Computer Science
10 8 (23.53%) QA
11 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (20.59%) T-SQL
11 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (20.59%) Selenium IDE
12 6 (17.65%) XML
13 5 (14.71%) Finance
14 3 (8.82%) Internet
14 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
14 3 (8.82%) UML

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Internet
2 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (41.18%) Selenium
2 9 (26.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (20.59%) Selenium IDE
4 3 (8.82%) FitNesse
5 2 (5.88%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.94%) TestDirector
6 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
2 1 (2.94%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 22 (64.71%) Tester
2 18 (52.94%) Software Tester
3 11 (32.35%) Analyst
3 11 (32.35%) Test Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Test Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Software Test Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Web Tester
5 2 (5.88%) Web Test Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Web Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Sales Executive
5 2 (5.88%) Mobile Tester
6 1 (2.94%) Graduate
6 1 (2.94%) Manual Tester
6 1 (2.94%) Security Specialist
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Junior Test Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Junior
6 1 (2.94%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Testing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (52.94%) HTML
2 17 (50.00%) .NET
2 17 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (17.65%) XML
4 1 (2.94%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (50.00%) Windows
2 16 (47.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (2.94%) Android
3 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.94%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) System Testing
2 10 (29.41%) Automation Testing
2 10 (29.41%) Software Testing
3 9 (26.47%) Regression Testing
4 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (8.82%) UML
5 3 (8.82%) Integration Testing
5 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
5 3 (8.82%) Test Automation
6 2 (5.88%) Manual Testing
6 2 (5.88%) Test Management
6 2 (5.88%) Business Development
6 2 (5.88%) Performance Testing
6 2 (5.88%) Compatibility Testing
6 2 (5.88%) Security Testing
6 2 (5.88%) Validation
6 2 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (5.88%) Automated Testing
7 1 (2.94%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) JavaScript
2 17 (50.00%) C#
3 12 (35.29%) SQL
4 10 (29.41%) VB.NET
5 7 (20.59%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.88%) Java
7 1 (2.94%) Perl
7 1 (2.94%) PHP
7 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) ISEB
1 11 (32.35%) Degree
2 10 (29.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (5.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (23.53%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Nessus
1 1 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Twitter
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