The table below looks at the statistics for Web Testing skills 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 Testing over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Testing
Rank 237 216 244
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +28
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 11 40 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.17% 0.56% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.68% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 11 37 14
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -5.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,750 £35,550
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £32,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.57%
Web Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5507 5922 5836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.55% 82.63% 79.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4400 4797 4803
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 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £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 the North West

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

Web Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Web Testing
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Web Testing Salary Trend in the North West

Web Testing
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Web Testing across the North West region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Web Testing Salary Histogram in the North West

Web Testing
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Testing within the North West region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. 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
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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
Manchester -4 10 £32,500 +3.17% 1
Cheshire -12 1 £35,000 +16.66%
Web Testing
England

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 22 (88.00%) Selenium
2 21 (84.00%) Android
2 21 (84.00%) Apple iOS
3 20 (80.00%) SQL
4 19 (76.00%) Automated Testing
5 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (56.00%) C#
6 14 (56.00%) .NET
6 14 (56.00%) Mobile App
7 13 (52.00%) ISTQB
8 12 (48.00%) Test Scripting
8 12 (48.00%) Scrum
9 8 (32.00%) Automation Testing
9 8 (32.00%) Test Automation
9 8 (32.00%) QuickTest Pro
10 7 (28.00%) Degree
10 7 (28.00%) JIRA
10 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
10 7 (28.00%) Cucumber
11 6 (24.00%) Market Research
11 6 (24.00%) User Stories
11 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
12 2 (8.00%) QA
12 2 (8.00%) Windows
12 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
12 2 (8.00%) Manual Testing
13 1 (4.00%) System Testing
13 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
13 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
13 1 (4.00%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (88.00%) Selenium
2 8 (32.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (28.00%) JIRA
3 7 (28.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.00%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Analyst
1 20 (80.00%) Test Analyst
2 12 (48.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 7 (28.00%) Tester
4 6 (24.00%) Software Tester
5 5 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
6 4 (16.00%) Software Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) Test Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) Software Test Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) Automation Tester
6 4 (16.00%) Automated Test Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Automated Tester
7 1 (4.00%) Mobile Test Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Web Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Web Test Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (56.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 21 (84.00%) Android
1 21 (84.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (8.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Automated Testing
2 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (48.00%) Scrum
3 12 (48.00%) Test Scripting
4 8 (32.00%) Automation Testing
4 8 (32.00%) Test Automation
5 6 (24.00%) Market Research
5 6 (24.00%) User Stories
5 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.00%) Manual Testing
7 1 (4.00%) System Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Test Strategy
7 1 (4.00%) Functional Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Software Testing
7 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) SQL
2 14 (56.00%) C#
3 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) ISTQB
2 7 (28.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
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