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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Testing
Rank 245 238 233
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 10 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% 0.14% 0.074%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.16% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 4
Average salary £32,500 £33,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,750 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,050 £39,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.06%
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
5783 6159 5426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.01% 83.58% 79.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4813 4927 4607
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 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 +3 9 £32,500 -7.14% 4
Lancashire - 1 - -
Web Testing
England

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 13 (72.22%) Selenium
2 12 (66.67%) C#
3 11 (61.11%) SQL
3 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (55.56%) .NET
5 9 (50.00%) Automated Testing
6 8 (44.44%) ISTQB
6 8 (44.44%) Test Scripting
7 7 (38.89%) Android
7 7 (38.89%) Apple iOS
7 7 (38.89%) SDLC
8 6 (33.33%) Windows
9 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
9 5 (27.78%) Scrum
9 5 (27.78%) Mobile App
9 5 (27.78%) Automation Testing
9 5 (27.78%) QA
10 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (22.22%) System Testing
10 4 (22.22%) Selenium IDE
10 4 (22.22%) ISEB
10 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
10 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
10 4 (22.22%) HTML
10 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
11 3 (16.67%) WebDriver
11 3 (16.67%) Manual Testing
11 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
12 2 (11.11%) Test Automation

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (5.56%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (72.22%) Selenium
2 4 (22.22%) Selenium IDE
3 3 (16.67%) WebDriver
4 2 (11.11%) HP UFT
5 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Analyst
1 17 (94.44%) Test Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Tester
2 5 (27.78%) Software Tester
2 5 (27.78%) Software Test Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 4 (22.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Android
1 7 (38.89%) Apple iOS
2 6 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 8 (44.44%) Test Scripting
4 7 (38.89%) SDLC
5 5 (27.78%) Automation Testing
5 5 (27.78%) Scrum
6 4 (22.22%) System Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Manual Testing
7 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
9 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (5.56%) Test Management
9 1 (5.56%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) C#
2 11 (61.11%) SQL
3 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) Python
4 2 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) VBScript
5 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) ISTQB
2 4 (22.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
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