The first table below looks at the demand for Web Testing skills 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 Testing over the 3 months to 1 August 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Testing
Rank 412 365 406
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +41
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 36 74 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.34% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.45% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 35 68 36
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,950 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17483 16358 17452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 77.71% 74.64% 75.59%
Number of salaries quoted 13669 13271 14808
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
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 South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Web Testing across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Web Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Web Testing
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Web Testing Salary Trend in the South East

Web Testing
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Web Testing across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Web Testing Salary Histogram in the South East

Web Testing
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 Testing within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
Berkshire +11 18 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Buckinghamshire -13 7 £32,500 +16.07%
Oxfordshire +4 5 £30,000 +9.09%
Hampshire -16 4 £42,500 +3.03%
Surrey -10 1 £38,000 +16.92% 1
West Sussex -28 1 £32,500 +12.06%
Web Testing
England

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 27 (36.00%) Selenium
2 26 (34.67%) ISEB
3 25 (33.33%) QA
4 24 (32.00%) SQL
5 20 (26.67%) ISTQB
5 20 (26.67%) Automation Testing
6 18 (24.00%) Test Scripting
6 18 (24.00%) .NET
7 16 (21.33%) XML
8 15 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
8 15 (20.00%) XPath
8 15 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 15 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 14 (18.67%) Automated Testing
10 12 (16.00%) QuickTest Pro
11 11 (14.67%) SQL Server
11 11 (14.67%) PHP
11 11 (14.67%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (14.67%) JIRA
12 10 (13.33%) Retail
12 10 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
12 10 (13.33%) Mobile App
13 9 (12.00%) Test Strategy
13 9 (12.00%) Usability Testing
13 9 (12.00%) TDD
13 9 (12.00%) Software Testing
13 9 (12.00%) Chip and PIN
13 9 (12.00%) Finance
14 8 (10.67%) C#
14 8 (10.67%) Python

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 15 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (6.67%) Apache
3 1 (1.33%) WordPress
3 1 (1.33%) Confluence
3 1 (1.33%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.33%) Drupal
3 1 (1.33%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) Internet
2 2 (2.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.00%) MySQL
3 4 (5.33%) Big Data
4 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 27 (36.00%) Selenium
2 12 (16.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 11 (14.67%) JIRA
4 8 (10.67%) Cucumber
5 6 (8.00%) TestDirector
5 6 (8.00%) Git (software)
6 4 (5.33%) Bugzilla
6 4 (5.33%) Jenkins
7 3 (4.00%) Selenium IDE
7 3 (4.00%) WebDriver
7 3 (4.00%) PHPUnit
7 3 (4.00%) NUnit
7 3 (4.00%) LoadRunner
8 2 (2.67%) Xcode
8 2 (2.67%) eggPlant
9 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.33%) Hudson
9 1 (1.33%) Behat
9 1 (1.33%) Maven
9 1 (1.33%) Toad
General
1 10 (13.33%) Retail
2 9 (12.00%) Finance
3 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.67%) Banking
4 2 (2.67%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.33%) Marketing
5 1 (1.33%) Billing
5 1 (1.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (40.00%) Analyst
2 29 (38.67%) Test Analyst
3 16 (21.33%) Tester
4 14 (18.67%) Test Engineer
5 10 (13.33%) Senior Test Analyst
5 10 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (9.33%) Functional Test Analyst
6 7 (9.33%) Functional Analyst
6 7 (9.33%) Test Team Leader
6 7 (9.33%) Team Leader
7 6 (8.00%) Software Engineer
7 6 (8.00%) Software Test Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) Test Consultant
8 5 (6.67%) Consultant
9 4 (5.33%) Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Junior
9 4 (5.33%) QA Tester
9 4 (5.33%) Web Tester
9 4 (5.33%) C# Developer
10 3 (4.00%) Junior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (24.00%) .NET
2 16 (21.33%) XML
3 5 (6.67%) CSS
3 5 (6.67%) HTML
3 5 (6.67%) Web Services
4 3 (4.00%) Gherkin
4 3 (4.00%) jQuery
4 3 (4.00%) SOAP
5 2 (2.67%) XSL
5 2 (2.67%) Middleware
5 2 (2.67%) Ajax
5 2 (2.67%) Highcharts JS
5 2 (2.67%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 9 (12.00%) Chip and PIN
3 4 (5.33%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.33%) Social Media
5 1 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.33%) Linux
2 2 (2.67%) Windows
2 2 (2.67%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (2.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.67%) Android
3 1 (1.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.33%) Debian
3 1 (1.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.67%) Automation Testing
2 18 (24.00%) Test Scripting
3 14 (18.67%) Automated Testing
4 11 (14.67%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (12.00%) Test Strategy
5 9 (12.00%) Usability Testing
5 9 (12.00%) TDD
5 9 (12.00%) Software Testing
6 8 (10.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (9.33%) BDD
7 7 (9.33%) Test Automation
8 6 (8.00%) Regression Testing
8 6 (8.00%) User Stories
8 6 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (6.67%) Unit Testing
10 4 (5.33%) OO
10 4 (5.33%) RAD
10 4 (5.33%) Project Management
10 4 (5.33%) Performance Testing
10 4 (5.33%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (32.00%) SQL
2 15 (20.00%) XPath
3 11 (14.67%) PHP
4 8 (10.67%) C#
4 8 (10.67%) Python
5 6 (8.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (6.67%) C
6 5 (6.67%) Java
7 3 (4.00%) C++
7 3 (4.00%) Perl
8 1 (1.33%) Ruby
8 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (34.67%) ISEB
2 20 (26.67%) ISTQB
3 15 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 15 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 8 (10.67%) Degree
5 1 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (6.67%) HP
2 3 (4.00%) Telerik
2 3 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle
3 2 (2.67%) Symbian
4 1 (1.33%) Facebook
4 1 (1.33%) Twitter
4 1 (1.33%) Sony
4 1 (1.33%) PeopleSoft
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