The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Tester
Rank 415 392 407
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Tester 15 18 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.073% 0.089% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.094% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 40
Average salary £37,500 £32,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% +12.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £28,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £46,950 £37,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
Web Tester
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
19529 19154 21142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.58% 94.65% 95.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15938 15316 18330
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Web Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Web Tester in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Web Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Web Tester
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Web Tester across the South East region.

Web Tester Salary Trend in the South East

Web Tester
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Web Tester across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Web Tester Salary Histogram in the South East

Web Tester
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Tester within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 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
Surrey -1 9 £37,500 +25.00%
Berkshire -6 4 £57,500 +43.75% 1
East Sussex -22 1 £35,000 +2.94%
Hampshire -30 1 £27,500 -35.29% 2
Web Tester
England

Web Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Web Tester in their job title 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 with Web Tester in their job title.

1 21 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (55.88%) Selenium
3 18 (52.94%) QA
3 18 (52.94%) SQL
4 17 (50.00%) JIRA
5 16 (47.06%) WebDriver
6 15 (44.12%) ISEB
7 13 (38.24%) ISTQB
8 12 (35.29%) Automation Testing
9 11 (32.35%) Cucumber
9 11 (32.35%) Automated Testing
9 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
9 11 (32.35%) HTML
10 10 (29.41%) Test Scripting
11 8 (23.53%) Web Testing
11 8 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
11 8 (23.53%) Ruby
12 7 (20.59%) CMS
12 7 (20.59%) XML
12 7 (20.59%) UNIX
12 7 (20.59%) Linux
13 6 (17.65%) Manual Testing
14 5 (14.71%) Waterfall
14 5 (14.71%) Web Services
14 5 (14.71%) E-Commerce
14 5 (14.71%) Software Testing
15 4 (11.76%) Banking
15 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
15 4 (11.76%) Finance

Web Tester
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Web Tester in their job title 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 with Web Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (20.59%) CMS
2 3 (8.82%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) HTTP
1 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) MySQL
2 3 (8.82%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (55.88%) Selenium
2 17 (50.00%) JIRA
3 16 (47.06%) WebDriver
4 11 (32.35%) Cucumber
5 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
6 2 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (2.94%) WATIR
7 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 4 (11.76%) Banking
1 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
2 1 (2.94%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) HTML
2 7 (20.59%) XML
3 5 (14.71%) Web Services
4 4 (11.76%) CSS
4 4 (11.76%) JSP
5 3 (8.82%) HTML5
5 3 (8.82%) REST
5 3 (8.82%) CSS3
5 3 (8.82%) jQuery
5 3 (8.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Social Media
1 1 (2.94%) User Experience
1 1 (2.94%) NHS
1 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) UNIX
1 7 (20.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (35.29%) Automation Testing
3 11 (32.35%) Automated Testing
4 10 (29.41%) Test Scripting
5 8 (23.53%) Web Testing
5 8 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (17.65%) Manual Testing
7 5 (14.71%) Waterfall
7 5 (14.71%) E-Commerce
7 5 (14.71%) Software Testing
8 4 (11.76%) Regression Testing
8 4 (11.76%) V-Model
8 4 (11.76%) Test Automation
9 3 (8.82%) Data Migration
9 3 (8.82%) Integration Testing
9 3 (8.82%) Multithreading
9 3 (8.82%) Test Management
9 3 (8.82%) Non-Functional Testing
9 3 (8.82%) Migration
9 3 (8.82%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) SQL
2 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
3 8 (23.53%) Ruby
4 4 (11.76%) PHP
5 3 (8.82%) C
5 3 (8.82%) C#
6 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) ISEB
2 13 (38.24%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (52.94%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
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