The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Testing
Rank 410 408 357
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -51
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 34 50 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.22% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.28% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 28 49 61
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Web Testing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17514 18044 16603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 83.11% 80.98% 78.28%
Number of salaries quoted 14355 13966 13497
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 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
Hampshire +31 14 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Berkshire -8 9 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire -15 5 £32,500 -20.73%
West Sussex -6 3 £32,500 -
East Sussex - 3 £35,000 -
Web Testing
England

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 49 (81.67%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (56.67%) ISEB
3 33 (55.00%) ISTQB
4 32 (53.33%) Selenium
5 28 (46.67%) QA
5 28 (46.67%) Software Testing
6 25 (41.67%) Automated Testing
7 21 (35.00%) SQL
8 20 (33.33%) Java
9 18 (30.00%) HTML
10 17 (28.33%) SQL Server
10 17 (28.33%) CSS
11 16 (26.67%) Windows
11 16 (26.67%) Finance
12 14 (23.33%) JavaScript
13 13 (21.67%) Manual Testing
13 13 (21.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 12 (20.00%) Cucumber
15 11 (18.33%) Web Services
15 11 (18.33%) Automation Testing
16 10 (16.67%) JMeter
17 9 (15.00%) PHP
17 9 (15.00%) C#
17 9 (15.00%) Test Scripting
18 8 (13.33%) Web Development
18 8 (13.33%) SDLC
18 8 (13.33%) MS Excel
19 7 (11.67%) User Acceptance Testing
20 6 (10.00%) Degree
20 6 (10.00%) WATIR

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 3 (5.00%) ColdFusion
2 1 (1.67%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.00%) SaaS
2 5 (8.33%) GitHub
3 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (28.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.00%) Big Data
2 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 32 (53.33%) Selenium
2 12 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 10 (16.67%) JMeter
4 6 (10.00%) Subversion
4 6 (10.00%) WATIR
5 5 (8.33%) JIRA
5 5 (8.33%) WebDriver
6 4 (6.67%) Eclipse
7 3 (5.00%) SoapUI
8 2 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (3.33%) HP UFT
9 1 (1.67%) Bugzilla
9 1 (1.67%) NUnit
9 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.67%) TestComplete
9 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (26.67%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Banking
3 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (43.33%) Analyst
1 26 (43.33%) Test Analyst
2 12 (20.00%) QA Analyst
2 12 (20.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 10 (16.67%) Developer
4 8 (13.33%) Tester
5 6 (10.00%) QA Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Test Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Test Manager
6 5 (8.33%) Web Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Front-End Web Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Agile Test Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) AWS Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Graduate
7 4 (6.67%) Senior Test Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Software Tester
8 2 (3.33%) Web Tester
8 2 (3.33%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (30.00%) HTML
2 17 (28.33%) CSS
3 11 (18.33%) Web Services
4 6 (10.00%) Ajax
5 5 (8.33%) jQuery
5 5 (8.33%) AngularJS
5 5 (8.33%) .NET
5 5 (8.33%) J2EE
6 3 (5.00%) XML
6 3 (5.00%) XSL
6 3 (5.00%) SOAP
6 3 (5.00%) REST
6 3 (5.00%) Gherkin
7 1 (1.67%) Middleware
7 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.33%) User Experience
3 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.67%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (1.67%) Handset
3 1 (1.67%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (81.67%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (46.67%) Software Testing
3 25 (41.67%) Automated Testing
4 13 (21.67%) Manual Testing
5 11 (18.33%) Automation Testing
6 9 (15.00%) Test Scripting
7 8 (13.33%) Web Development
7 8 (13.33%) SDLC
8 7 (11.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (10.00%) E-Commerce
10 5 (8.33%) Test Strategy
10 5 (8.33%) DevOps
11 4 (6.67%) Mentoring
11 4 (6.67%) Software Delivery
11 4 (6.67%) BDD
11 4 (6.67%) Open Source
11 4 (6.67%) Stress Testing
11 4 (6.67%) Regression Testing
11 4 (6.67%) TDD
11 4 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 21 (35.00%) SQL
2 20 (33.33%) Java
3 14 (23.33%) JavaScript
4 9 (15.00%) C#
4 9 (15.00%) PHP
5 6 (10.00%) Ruby
6 4 (6.67%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.00%) Perl
8 1 (1.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 34 (56.67%) ISEB
2 33 (55.00%) ISTQB
3 13 (21.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (46.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.67%) HP
2 1 (1.67%) FatWire
2 1 (1.67%) hybris
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle