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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Testing
Rank 401 355 409
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +54
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 39 76 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.34% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.46% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 38 70 35
Average salary £41,250 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,350 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -8.14%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17559 16493 17505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 77.83% 74.33% 75.42%
Number of salaries quoted 13823 13427 14865
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 £63,500 £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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +17 18 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Buckinghamshire -6 7 £32,500 +16.07% 1
Oxfordshire +2 5 £30,000 +9.09%
Surrey +1 4 £27,750 -14.61%
Hampshire -5 4 £42,500 +13.33% 3
West Sussex -24 1 £32,500 +12.06%
Web Testing
England

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 28 (35.90%) ISEB
2 27 (34.62%) Selenium
3 25 (32.05%) QA
4 24 (30.77%) SQL
5 23 (29.49%) ISTQB
6 20 (25.64%) Test Scripting
7 18 (23.08%) Automation Testing
8 17 (21.79%) .NET
9 16 (20.51%) Automated Testing
10 15 (19.23%) QuickTest Pro
10 15 (19.23%) XML
11 14 (17.95%) BizTalk Server
11 14 (17.95%) XPath
11 14 (17.95%) SC Cleared
11 14 (17.95%) Security Cleared
12 13 (16.67%) Retail
13 12 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
14 11 (14.10%) Usability Testing
14 11 (14.10%) JIRA
14 11 (14.10%) Software Testing
14 11 (14.10%) Chip and PIN
15 10 (12.82%) SQL Server
15 10 (12.82%) PHP
15 10 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (12.82%) Finance
16 9 (11.54%) Test Automation
16 9 (11.54%) Test Strategy
16 9 (11.54%) Mobile App
17 8 (10.26%) TDD
17 8 (10.26%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 14 (17.95%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (6.41%) Apache
3 1 (1.28%) CMS
3 1 (1.28%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.28%) Drupal
3 1 (1.28%) WordPress
3 1 (1.28%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) Internet
2 2 (2.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.69%) MySQL
3 4 (5.13%) Big Data
4 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 27 (34.62%) Selenium
2 15 (19.23%) QuickTest Pro
3 11 (14.10%) JIRA
4 7 (8.97%) TestDirector
4 7 (8.97%) Cucumber
5 5 (6.41%) Git (software)
5 5 (6.41%) Bugzilla
6 4 (5.13%) Jenkins
7 3 (3.85%) WebDriver
7 3 (3.85%) PHPUnit
7 3 (3.85%) NUnit
8 2 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.56%) Xcode
8 2 (2.56%) LoadRunner
8 2 (2.56%) eggPlant
8 2 (2.56%) Selenium IDE
9 1 (1.28%) Hudson
9 1 (1.28%) Behat
9 1 (1.28%) Ant
9 1 (1.28%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (16.67%) Retail
2 10 (12.82%) Finance
3 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.56%) Banking
4 2 (2.56%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.28%) Billing
5 1 (1.28%) Marketing
5 1 (1.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 31 (39.74%) Analyst
2 30 (38.46%) Test Analyst
3 17 (21.79%) Tester
4 14 (17.95%) Test Engineer
5 9 (11.54%) Senior Test Analyst
5 9 (11.54%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (10.26%) Functional Analyst
6 8 (10.26%) Functional Test Analyst
7 7 (8.97%) Team Leader
7 7 (8.97%) Test Team Leader
8 6 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
8 6 (7.69%) Software Engineer
9 5 (6.41%) Consultant
9 5 (6.41%) QA Tester
9 5 (6.41%) Test Consultant
10 4 (5.13%) QA Engineer
10 4 (5.13%) C# Developer
10 4 (5.13%) Developer
10 4 (5.13%) Junior
10 4 (5.13%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (21.79%) .NET
2 15 (19.23%) XML
3 6 (7.69%) CSS
4 5 (6.41%) HTML
4 5 (6.41%) Web Services
5 3 (3.85%) SOAP
5 3 (3.85%) Ajax
5 3 (3.85%) jQuery
6 2 (2.56%) Gherkin
6 2 (2.56%) Highcharts JS
6 2 (2.56%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.56%) XSL
6 2 (2.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.10%) Chip and PIN
2 9 (11.54%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.13%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.56%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.28%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.97%) Linux
2 2 (2.56%) Windows
2 2 (2.56%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (2.56%) Android
2 2 (2.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.28%) UNIX
3 1 (1.28%) Debian
3 1 (1.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.64%) Test Scripting
2 18 (23.08%) Automation Testing
3 16 (20.51%) Automated Testing
4 11 (14.10%) Software Testing
4 11 (14.10%) Usability Testing
5 10 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (11.54%) Test Automation
6 9 (11.54%) Test Strategy
7 8 (10.26%) TDD
8 7 (8.97%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (7.69%) BDD
9 6 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (7.69%) Regression Testing
10 5 (6.41%) Unit Testing
10 5 (6.41%) User Stories
11 4 (5.13%) Performance Testing
11 4 (5.13%) Manual Testing
11 4 (5.13%) Test Management
11 4 (5.13%) Project Management
11 4 (5.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 24 (30.77%) SQL
2 14 (17.95%) XPath
3 10 (12.82%) PHP
4 7 (8.97%) JavaScript
4 7 (8.97%) Python
4 7 (8.97%) C#
5 5 (6.41%) C
5 5 (6.41%) Java
6 3 (3.85%) C++
6 3 (3.85%) Perl
7 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.28%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 28 (35.90%) ISEB
2 23 (29.49%) ISTQB
3 14 (17.95%) SC Cleared
3 14 (17.95%) Security Cleared
4 8 (10.26%) Degree
5 2 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (32.05%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (8.97%) HP
2 3 (3.85%) Telerik
2 3 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle
3 2 (2.56%) Symbian
4 1 (1.28%) IBM
4 1 (1.28%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.28%) Facebook
4 1 (1.28%) Twitter
4 1 (1.28%) Sony
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