The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Tester
Rank - 230 268
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Tester 0 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.12% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.13% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 4
Average salary - £60,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +150.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Web Tester
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6608 6170 7549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.00% 95.11% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5641 5176 6547
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Web Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Web Tester in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Web Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Web Tester
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Web Tester Salary Trend in the North West

Web Tester
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce

Web Tester
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Wigan, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £26k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago