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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Tester
Rank 432 431 418
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Tester 16 33 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.083% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.16% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16 33 19
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +17.18%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +2.94%
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
18561 20260 19832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.45% 97.05% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15896 16537 15701
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
West Sussex - 11 £32,500 - 1
Surrey -3 5 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Web Tester
England

Web Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 37 (78.72%) Automated Testing
2 34 (72.34%) Selenium
3 28 (59.57%) Manual Testing
4 23 (48.94%) QA
4 23 (48.94%) Software Testing
5 22 (46.81%) Functional Testing
5 22 (46.81%) SQL
6 21 (44.68%) SQL Server
6 21 (44.68%) MS Excel
7 20 (42.55%) Regression Testing
8 18 (38.30%) SDLC
9 17 (36.17%) WebDriver
9 17 (36.17%) Web Development
9 17 (36.17%) ColdFusion
9 17 (36.17%) PHP
10 16 (34.04%) ISEB
10 16 (34.04%) ISTQB
11 15 (31.91%) Test Scripting
12 13 (27.66%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (27.66%) E-Commerce
12 13 (27.66%) Java
13 12 (25.53%) Jenkins
13 12 (25.53%) Git (software)
14 10 (21.28%) Test Automation
14 10 (21.28%) Gradle
14 10 (21.28%) Firebug
14 10 (21.28%) Ajax
14 10 (21.28%) JUnit
14 10 (21.28%) Eclipse
15 9 (19.15%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 17 (36.17%) ColdFusion
2 8 (17.02%) IIS
3 2 (4.26%) Apache
Applications
1 21 (44.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Firewall
1 1 (2.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (44.68%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.38%) MySQL
4 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 34 (72.34%) Selenium
2 17 (36.17%) WebDriver
3 12 (25.53%) Git (software)
3 12 (25.53%) Jenkins
4 10 (21.28%) Eclipse
4 10 (21.28%) Firebug
4 10 (21.28%) Gradle
4 10 (21.28%) JUnit
5 6 (12.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (6.38%) HP UFT
7 2 (4.26%) JIRA
General
1 7 (14.89%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Marketing
3 1 (2.13%) Electronics
3 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.28%) Ajax
2 6 (12.77%) .NET
2 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.26%) LAMP
3 2 (4.26%) Web Services
4 1 (2.13%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (2.13%) JSON
4 1 (2.13%) RESTful
4 1 (2.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Driving Licence
2 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Windows
1 6 (12.77%) Windows Server
1 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (6.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (78.72%) Automated Testing
2 28 (59.57%) Manual Testing
3 23 (48.94%) Software Testing
4 22 (46.81%) Functional Testing
5 20 (42.55%) Regression Testing
6 18 (38.30%) SDLC
7 17 (36.17%) Web Development
8 15 (31.91%) Test Scripting
9 13 (27.66%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (27.66%) E-Commerce
10 10 (21.28%) Test Automation
11 9 (19.15%) TDD
12 8 (17.02%) Performance Testing
13 7 (14.89%) Non-Functional Testing
14 6 (12.77%) Defect Tracking
14 6 (12.77%) Project Management
14 6 (12.77%) Project Planning
15 4 (8.51%) BDD
16 3 (6.38%) Automation Testing
16 3 (6.38%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (46.81%) SQL
2 17 (36.17%) PHP
3 13 (27.66%) Java
4 6 (12.77%) C#
4 6 (12.77%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.38%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.13%) Perl
7 1 (2.13%) Python
7 1 (2.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (34.04%) ISEB
1 16 (34.04%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.26%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) CHECK Team Leader
3 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (48.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.26%) HP
3 1 (2.13%) SAP
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