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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Testing
Rank 233 221 251
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +30
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 15 17 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.22% 0.26% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.32% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 20
Average salary £29,500 £28,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.50% -1.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £26,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £35,000 £34,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,971
% change year-on-year
- +13.01%
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
5743 5334 6320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 82.56% 82.23% 80.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4924 4457 5446
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 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 January 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 -7 14 £29,750 -8.46% 4
Cheshire -10 1 £26,000 -8.77% 1
Web Testing
England

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (72.00%) Selenium
2 16 (64.00%) SQL
3 14 (56.00%) Android
3 14 (56.00%) Apple iOS
4 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (44.00%) Automated Testing
6 10 (40.00%) Degree
7 8 (32.00%) JIRA
7 8 (32.00%) Scrum
7 8 (32.00%) QuickTest Pro
7 8 (32.00%) C#
7 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
7 8 (32.00%) Cucumber
8 7 (28.00%) Mobile App
8 7 (28.00%) Automation Testing
8 7 (28.00%) ISTQB
8 7 (28.00%) Test Automation
9 6 (24.00%) Market Research
9 6 (24.00%) Test Scripting
9 6 (24.00%) .NET
9 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (24.00%) User Stories
10 3 (12.00%) Software Testing
10 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
10 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
11 2 (8.00%) XML
11 2 (8.00%) Windows
11 2 (8.00%) Retail
11 2 (8.00%) Test Management

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (4.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (72.00%) Selenium
2 8 (32.00%) JIRA
2 8 (32.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 8 (32.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (8.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (8.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (4.00%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (4.00%) Sahi
4 1 (4.00%) RSpec
4 1 (4.00%) TestDirector
General
1 2 (8.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Analyst
2 15 (60.00%) Test Analyst
3 7 (28.00%) Tester
4 5 (20.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) Software Tester
4 5 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Automated Test Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Automation Tester
6 3 (12.00%) Software Test Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Software Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Web Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Web Test Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Automation Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Automation Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Mobile Test Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Web Tester
8 1 (4.00%) Automation Test Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) XML
2 2 (8.00%) WPF
2 2 (8.00%) Gherkin
3 1 (4.00%) jQuery
3 1 (4.00%) WinForms
3 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.00%) Statistics
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Life Science
3 1 (4.00%) Open Source
3 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Android
1 14 (56.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (8.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) Automated Testing
3 8 (32.00%) Scrum
4 7 (28.00%) Automation Testing
4 7 (28.00%) Test Automation
5 6 (24.00%) Market Research
5 6 (24.00%) Test Scripting
5 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (24.00%) User Stories
6 3 (12.00%) Software Testing
6 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
6 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.00%) Test Management
7 2 (8.00%) System Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Functional Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Content Management
8 1 (4.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) SQL
2 8 (32.00%) C#
2 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.00%) PHP
3 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Degree
2 7 (28.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
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