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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Testing
Rank 220 236 235
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -1
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 20 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.28% 0.12% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.16% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 20 8 7
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £22,050 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,250 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -7.35%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5814 5639 5749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.24% 77.89% 76.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4634 4782 5061
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 £57,500 £57,500 £56,100
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 30 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 30 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 +13 15 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Cheshire -7 4 £32,500 -1.51% 1
Merseyside - 1 £31,500 -
Web Testing
England

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 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 39 (65.00%) C#
1 39 (65.00%) .NET
1 39 (65.00%) SQL Server
2 38 (63.33%) HTML
3 37 (61.67%) JavaScript
3 37 (61.67%) ASP.NET
4 36 (60.00%) Windows
4 36 (60.00%) System Testing
5 35 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 34 (56.67%) QA
7 28 (46.67%) Selenium
8 27 (45.00%) SQL
9 26 (43.33%) Automation Testing
10 24 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (36.67%) T-SQL
11 22 (36.67%) Selenium IDE
12 20 (33.33%) ISEB
13 17 (28.33%) Microsoft Azure
14 15 (25.00%) VB.NET
14 15 (25.00%) Software Testing
15 14 (23.33%) Degree
15 14 (23.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 14 (23.33%) Computer Science
16 13 (21.67%) Team Foundation Server
17 10 (16.67%) Finance
18 7 (11.67%) Oracle
19 5 (8.33%) E-Commerce
19 5 (8.33%) OLTP
19 5 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
19 5 (8.33%) Oracle Database

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 (3.33%) Node.js
2 1 (1.67%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 17 (28.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (65.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.33%) OLTP
2 5 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 28 (46.67%) Selenium
2 22 (36.67%) Selenium IDE
3 13 (21.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (5.00%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.67%) Cucumber
General
1 10 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Banking
2 1 (1.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 42 (70.00%) Tester
2 38 (63.33%) Software Tester
3 19 (31.67%) Analyst
3 19 (31.67%) Test Analyst
4 5 (8.33%) Senior Tester
4 5 (8.33%) Senior Software Tester
5 4 (6.67%) Web Tester
5 4 (6.67%) Test Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Junior
6 3 (5.00%) Software Test Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) QA Tester
7 2 (3.33%) Agile Test Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Mobile Tester
7 2 (3.33%) QA Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) Junior Tester
7 2 (3.33%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Sales Executive
8 1 (1.67%) Graduate
8 1 (1.67%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (65.00%) .NET
2 38 (63.33%) HTML
3 37 (61.67%) ASP.NET
4 4 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.67%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 36 (60.00%) Windows
2 35 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.67%) Linux
3 1 (1.67%) UNIX
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (1.67%) Android
3 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (60.00%) System Testing
2 26 (43.33%) Automation Testing
3 24 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 5 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 4 (6.67%) Manual Testing
7 3 (5.00%) UML
7 3 (5.00%) Automated Testing
7 3 (5.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (5.00%) Integration Testing
7 3 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (5.00%) Test Automation
8 2 (3.33%) Performance Testing
8 2 (3.33%) Compatibility Testing
8 2 (3.33%) Load Testing
8 2 (3.33%) Security Testing
8 2 (3.33%) Test Management
8 2 (3.33%) Test Scripting
8 2 (3.33%) Agile Testing
8 2 (3.33%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (65.00%) C#
2 37 (61.67%) JavaScript
3 27 (45.00%) SQL
4 22 (36.67%) T-SQL
5 15 (25.00%) VB.NET
6 3 (5.00%) Java
7 2 (3.33%) VB
8 1 (1.67%) Perl
8 1 (1.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (33.33%) ISEB
2 14 (23.33%) Degree
2 14 (23.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (6.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (56.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Nessus
Vendors
1 7 (11.67%) Oracle
2 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.67%) Twitter
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