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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Tester
Rank 422 411 379
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Tester 20 24 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.091% 0.11% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.12% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 57
Average salary £34,000 £29,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.24% -17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £16,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,750
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -5.69%
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
20745 20114 21777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.57% 94.97% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 16266 16627 18645
Average salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
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 22 September 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
East Sussex -18 12 £35,000 -4.10%
Buckinghamshire - 6 £25,500 -
Hampshire -8 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £25,500 - 1
Web Tester
England

Web Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 28 (65.12%) SQL
2 26 (60.47%) Automated Testing
3 23 (53.49%) QA
4 22 (51.16%) Selenium
4 22 (51.16%) Software Testing
4 22 (51.16%) ISTQB
5 21 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (48.84%) ISEB
6 18 (41.86%) Manual Testing
7 15 (34.88%) Test Automation
7 15 (34.88%) User Acceptance Testing
7 15 (34.88%) Test Scripting
8 14 (32.56%) Cucumber
8 14 (32.56%) JavaScript
9 13 (30.23%) HTML
9 13 (30.23%) JIRA
10 12 (27.91%) WebDriver
10 12 (27.91%) XML
11 11 (25.58%) BDD
12 10 (23.26%) User Stories
12 10 (23.26%) Git (software)
12 10 (23.26%) TDD
12 10 (23.26%) Ruby
12 10 (23.26%) UNIX
13 9 (20.93%) Scrum
13 9 (20.93%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (18.60%) System Testing
14 8 (18.60%) Performance Testing
14 8 (18.60%) Automation Testing
14 8 (18.60%) ATDD

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 (16.28%) ColdFusion
1 7 (16.28%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (51.16%) Selenium
2 14 (32.56%) Cucumber
3 13 (30.23%) JIRA
4 12 (27.91%) WebDriver
5 10 (23.26%) Git (software)
6 8 (18.60%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (4.65%) Subversion
7 2 (4.65%) Jenkins
7 2 (4.65%) Grunt
7 2 (4.65%) Jasmine
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 6 (13.95%) Banking
2 6 (13.95%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.65%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.23%) HTML
2 12 (27.91%) XML
3 7 (16.28%) JSP
4 3 (6.98%) CSS
5 2 (4.65%) JSON
5 2 (4.65%) WCF
5 2 (4.65%) LINQ
5 2 (4.65%) jQuery
5 2 (4.65%) .NET
5 2 (4.65%) Sass
5 2 (4.65%) Backbone.js
6 1 (2.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) Social Media
2 2 (4.65%) FMCG
3 1 (2.33%) Spread Betting
3 1 (2.33%) User Experience
3 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.26%) UNIX
2 7 (16.28%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.33%) Windows
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (60.47%) Automated Testing
2 22 (51.16%) Software Testing
3 21 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (41.86%) Manual Testing
5 15 (34.88%) Test Automation
5 15 (34.88%) User Acceptance Testing
5 15 (34.88%) Test Scripting
6 11 (25.58%) BDD
7 10 (23.26%) User Stories
7 10 (23.26%) TDD
8 9 (20.93%) Scrum
9 8 (18.60%) System Testing
9 8 (18.60%) Performance Testing
9 8 (18.60%) Automation Testing
9 8 (18.60%) ATDD
10 7 (16.28%) E-Commerce
10 7 (16.28%) Regression Testing
10 7 (16.28%) Web Development
11 4 (9.30%) Integration Testing
12 3 (6.98%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (65.12%) SQL
2 14 (32.56%) JavaScript
3 10 (23.26%) Ruby
4 8 (18.60%) PHP
5 2 (4.65%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.65%) C#
6 1 (2.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 22 (51.16%) ISTQB
2 21 (48.84%) ISEB
3 4 (9.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (6.98%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (53.49%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (4.65%) Telerik
2 1 (2.33%) Sony
2 1 (2.33%) Symbian
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
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