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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Testing
Rank 403 360 398
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +38
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 47 70 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.33% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.43% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 46 63 39
Average salary £47,500 £31,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.22% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £47,200
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.44% -1.42%
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
17754 16262 17384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 78.48% 75.75% 75.95%
Number of salaries quoted 13744 13207 14714
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 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 21 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 21 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 +19 24 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Buckinghamshire -9 8 £36,750 +31.25% 1
Hampshire -11 7 £35,000 -26.31% 2
Oxfordshire -2 5 £30,000 +9.09% 1
Surrey -13 1 £38,000 +16.92% 2
West Sussex -26 1 £32,500 +12.06%
Middlesex - 1 £38,500 -
Web Testing
England

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 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 31 (39.24%) Automation Testing
2 29 (36.71%) Selenium
3 28 (35.44%) SQL
4 24 (30.38%) QA
5 23 (29.11%) ISEB
6 22 (27.85%) XML
7 21 (26.58%) BizTalk Server
7 21 (26.58%) XPath
7 21 (26.58%) SC Cleared
7 21 (26.58%) Security Cleared
8 19 (24.05%) ISTQB
9 16 (20.25%) Test Scripting
10 14 (17.72%) QuickTest Pro
10 14 (17.72%) Automated Testing
10 14 (17.72%) JIRA
11 13 (16.46%) .NET
12 12 (15.19%) TDD
13 11 (13.92%) PHP
13 11 (13.92%) Regression Testing
13 11 (13.92%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (13.92%) HP Quality Center
14 10 (12.66%) SQL Server
14 10 (12.66%) Software Testing
14 10 (12.66%) User Acceptance Testing
14 10 (12.66%) Mobile App
15 9 (11.39%) Python
15 9 (11.39%) Retail
15 9 (11.39%) Git (software)
15 9 (11.39%) BDD
16 8 (10.13%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 21 (26.58%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (3.80%) Apache
3 1 (1.27%) CMS
3 1 (1.27%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.27%) Drupal
3 1 (1.27%) WordPress
3 1 (1.27%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) Internet
2 2 (2.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.66%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.33%) MySQL
3 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.53%) Big Data
4 2 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (36.71%) Selenium
2 14 (17.72%) JIRA
2 14 (17.72%) QuickTest Pro
3 9 (11.39%) Git (software)
4 8 (10.13%) Cucumber
5 6 (7.59%) LoadRunner
6 5 (6.33%) TestDirector
6 5 (6.33%) Selenium IDE
7 3 (3.80%) Bugzilla
7 3 (3.80%) NUnit
8 2 (2.53%) JMeter
8 2 (2.53%) Jenkins
8 2 (2.53%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.27%) PHPUnit
9 1 (1.27%) eggPlant
9 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.27%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (1.27%) Toad
9 1 (1.27%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (1.27%) Subversion
General
1 9 (11.39%) Retail
2 5 (6.33%) Finance
3 3 (3.80%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.53%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.27%) Publishing
5 1 (1.27%) Banking
5 1 (1.27%) Billing
5 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (45.57%) Analyst
2 35 (44.30%) Test Analyst
3 15 (18.99%) Tester
3 15 (18.99%) Senior Analyst
3 15 (18.99%) Senior Test Analyst
4 13 (16.46%) Test Engineer
5 8 (10.13%) Consultant
5 8 (10.13%) Test Consultant
6 7 (8.86%) Functional Analyst
6 7 (8.86%) Team Leader
6 7 (8.86%) Test Team Leader
6 7 (8.86%) Functional Test Analyst
7 6 (7.59%) Software Test Engineer
7 6 (7.59%) Software Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Junior
8 4 (5.06%) Software Tester
8 4 (5.06%) Web Tester
8 4 (5.06%) Automated Tester
9 3 (3.80%) Junior Test Engineer
9 3 (3.80%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (27.85%) XML
2 13 (16.46%) .NET
3 5 (6.33%) CSS
3 5 (6.33%) HTML
3 5 (6.33%) Gherkin
4 4 (5.06%) Web Services
5 3 (3.80%) SOAP
5 3 (3.80%) jQuery
6 2 (2.53%) Highcharts JS
6 2 (2.53%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.53%) XSL
6 2 (2.53%) Middleware
6 2 (2.53%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.66%) Mobile App
2 8 (10.13%) Chip and PIN
3 3 (3.80%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.27%) Social Media
5 1 (1.27%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.27%) Handset
5 1 (1.27%) IVR
5 1 (1.27%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.86%) Linux
2 2 (2.53%) Windows
2 2 (2.53%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (2.53%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.27%) Android
3 1 (1.27%) UNIX
3 1 (1.27%) Debian
3 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (39.24%) Automation Testing
2 16 (20.25%) Test Scripting
3 14 (17.72%) Automated Testing
4 12 (15.19%) TDD
5 11 (13.92%) Regression Testing
5 11 (13.92%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (12.66%) Software Testing
6 10 (12.66%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (11.39%) BDD
8 8 (10.13%) Usability Testing
9 7 (8.86%) User Stories
10 6 (7.59%) Test Strategy
10 6 (7.59%) Test Management
10 6 (7.59%) System Testing
11 5 (6.33%) Penetration Testing
12 4 (5.06%) Project Management
12 4 (5.06%) Unit Testing
12 4 (5.06%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (5.06%) Manual Testing
13 3 (3.80%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 28 (35.44%) SQL
2 21 (26.58%) XPath
3 11 (13.92%) PHP
4 9 (11.39%) Python
5 6 (7.59%) JavaScript
5 6 (7.59%) C#
6 4 (5.06%) C
6 4 (5.06%) Java
7 3 (3.80%) Perl
8 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.27%) C++
8 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (29.11%) ISEB
2 21 (26.58%) SC Cleared
2 21 (26.58%) Security Cleared
3 19 (24.05%) ISTQB
4 7 (8.86%) Degree
5 1 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (30.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (13.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (10.13%) HP
2 5 (6.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.80%) Telerik
4 2 (2.53%) Symbian
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle
5 1 (1.27%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.27%) Facebook
5 1 (1.27%) Twitter
5 1 (1.27%) Sony
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