The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Testing
Rank 220 240 235
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -5
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 22 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.31% 0.14% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.18% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 22 9 10
Average salary £32,000 £33,000 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £22,200 £23,175
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,100 £34,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -8.14%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5698 5700 5697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 80.90% 77.91% 76.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4534 4846 5017
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Web Testing
England

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 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
Manchester +14 16 £32,000 -11.72% 1
Cheshire -3 5 £32,500 -1.51%
Merseyside - 1 £31,500 -
Web Testing
England

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 41 (66.13%) C#
1 41 (66.13%) .NET
1 41 (66.13%) SQL Server
2 40 (64.52%) HTML
3 39 (62.90%) JavaScript
3 39 (62.90%) ASP.NET
4 38 (61.29%) Windows
4 38 (61.29%) System Testing
5 37 (59.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 36 (58.06%) QA
7 29 (46.77%) Selenium
8 28 (45.16%) SQL
9 27 (43.55%) Automation Testing
10 25 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (37.10%) T-SQL
11 23 (37.10%) Selenium IDE
12 21 (33.87%) ISEB
13 18 (29.03%) Microsoft Azure
14 16 (25.81%) VB.NET
14 16 (25.81%) Software Testing
15 15 (24.19%) Degree
15 15 (24.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 15 (24.19%) Computer Science
16 14 (22.58%) Team Foundation Server
17 11 (17.74%) Finance
18 8 (12.90%) Oracle
19 6 (9.68%) OLTP
19 6 (9.68%) Oracle Database 11g
19 6 (9.68%) Oracle Database
20 5 (8.06%) Data Warehouse

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 2 (3.23%) Node.js
2 1 (1.61%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 18 (29.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) Internet
2 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (66.13%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.68%) OLTP
2 6 (9.68%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (9.68%) Oracle Database
3 5 (8.06%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 29 (46.77%) Selenium
2 23 (37.10%) Selenium IDE
3 14 (22.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.84%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.61%) Cucumber
General
1 11 (17.74%) Finance
2 1 (1.61%) Banking
2 1 (1.61%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 44 (70.97%) Tester
2 40 (64.52%) Software Tester
3 20 (32.26%) Analyst
3 20 (32.26%) Test Analyst
4 5 (8.06%) Senior Tester
4 5 (8.06%) Senior Software Tester
5 4 (6.45%) Web Tester
5 4 (6.45%) Test Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Junior
6 3 (4.84%) QA Tester
6 3 (4.84%) Software Test Analyst
7 2 (3.23%) Agile Test Analyst
7 2 (3.23%) Mobile Tester
7 2 (3.23%) QA Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) Junior Tester
7 2 (3.23%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (3.23%) Sales Executive
7 2 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (1.61%) Manual Tester
8 1 (1.61%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (66.13%) .NET
2 40 (64.52%) HTML
3 39 (62.90%) ASP.NET
4 4 (6.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.19%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.61%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 38 (61.29%) Windows
2 37 (59.68%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.61%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (1.61%) Android
3 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.61%) Linux
3 1 (1.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (61.29%) System Testing
2 27 (43.55%) Automation Testing
3 25 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (25.81%) Software Testing
5 5 (8.06%) E-Commerce
6 4 (6.45%) Manual Testing
7 3 (4.84%) Integration Testing
7 3 (4.84%) Test Automation
7 3 (4.84%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (4.84%) UML
7 3 (4.84%) Automated Testing
7 3 (4.84%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (3.23%) Performance Testing
8 2 (3.23%) Compatibility Testing
8 2 (3.23%) Load Testing
8 2 (3.23%) Security Testing
8 2 (3.23%) Business Development
8 2 (3.23%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (3.23%) Validation
8 2 (3.23%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (66.13%) C#
2 39 (62.90%) JavaScript
3 28 (45.16%) SQL
4 23 (37.10%) T-SQL
5 16 (25.81%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.84%) Java
7 2 (3.23%) VB
8 1 (1.61%) Python
8 1 (1.61%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (33.87%) ISEB
2 15 (24.19%) Degree
2 15 (24.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (6.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (58.06%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Nessus
Vendors
1 8 (12.90%) Oracle
2 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.61%) Twitter
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