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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Testing
Rank 236 214 242
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +28
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 9 33 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.14% 0.47% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.57% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8 31 14
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +20.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,850 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £36,400
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
5515 5818 6075
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 85.77% 82.58% 81.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4477 4651 5197
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
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 1 July 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
(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
Manchester -11 7 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Web Testing
England

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 18 (85.71%) Selenium
2 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (71.43%) SQL
3 15 (71.43%) C#
4 13 (61.90%) .NET
5 12 (57.14%) Android
5 12 (57.14%) Apple iOS
6 11 (52.38%) Automated Testing
7 10 (47.62%) ISTQB
8 9 (42.86%) Test Scripting
9 8 (38.10%) Mobile App
9 8 (38.10%) Scrum
10 7 (33.33%) Automation Testing
11 6 (28.57%) Windows
11 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
12 5 (23.81%) SDLC
12 5 (23.81%) QA
13 4 (19.05%) System Testing
13 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
13 4 (19.05%) Selenium IDE
13 4 (19.05%) HP UFT
13 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
13 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
13 4 (19.05%) HTML
13 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
14 3 (14.29%) ISEB
14 3 (14.29%) WebDriver
14 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
14 3 (14.29%) Cucumber

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (85.71%) Selenium
2 4 (19.05%) HP UFT
2 4 (19.05%) Selenium IDE
3 3 (14.29%) WebDriver
3 3 (14.29%) Cucumber
4 2 (9.52%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Analyst
1 19 (90.48%) Test Analyst
2 8 (38.10%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Software Test Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Tester
4 5 (23.81%) Software Tester
5 2 (9.52%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Automated Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) .NET
2 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
2 4 (19.05%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Android
1 12 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 6 (28.57%) Windows
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) Automated Testing
3 9 (42.86%) Test Scripting
4 8 (38.10%) Scrum
5 7 (33.33%) Automation Testing
6 5 (23.81%) SDLC
7 4 (19.05%) System Testing
8 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
8 3 (14.29%) Manual Testing
9 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (9.52%) Market Research
9 2 (9.52%) User Stories
10 1 (4.76%) Test Strategy
10 1 (4.76%) Migration
10 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
10 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) SQL
1 15 (71.43%) C#
2 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
4 2 (9.52%) Python
4 2 (9.52%) Java
5 1 (4.76%) VBScript
5 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) ISTQB
2 3 (14.29%) ISEB
3 2 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) QA
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
Altrincham
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 days ago