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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Testing
Rank 388 361 395
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +34
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 52 66 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.31% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.40% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 51 59 50
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,900
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
17582 16505 17534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.90% 78.13% 77.81%
Number of salaries quoted 13562 13492 14845
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 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
Berkshire +22 22 £50,000 +66.66% 2
Hampshire -9 11 £35,000 -30.00%
Buckinghamshire +3 8 £41,750 +28.46%
Oxfordshire -3 4 £27,000 -1.81%
Kent - 3 £39,000 - 1
Middlesex - 3 £38,500 -
Surrey -4 1 £38,000 +12.59% 1
Web Testing
England

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 46 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (45.24%) Automation Testing
3 31 (36.90%) SQL
4 30 (35.71%) Selenium
5 25 (29.76%) XML
6 24 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
6 24 (28.57%) QA
6 24 (28.57%) XPath
6 24 (28.57%) SC Cleared
6 24 (28.57%) Security Cleared
7 21 (25.00%) ISEB
8 20 (23.81%) QuickTest Pro
9 17 (20.24%) JIRA
10 16 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
11 15 (17.86%) PHP
11 15 (17.86%) ISTQB
12 14 (16.67%) TDD
12 14 (16.67%) Test Scripting
12 14 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
13 13 (15.48%) Mobile App
13 13 (15.48%) Python
13 13 (15.48%) Regression Testing
14 12 (14.29%) Automated Testing
14 12 (14.29%) Git (software)
15 11 (13.10%) BDD
15 11 (13.10%) Functional Testing
15 11 (13.10%) Software Testing
15 11 (13.10%) LoadRunner
15 11 (13.10%) HP
16 10 (11.90%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 24 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (3.57%) Apache
3 1 (1.19%) CMS
3 1 (1.19%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.19%) Drupal
3 1 (1.19%) WordPress
3 1 (1.19%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.38%) HTTP
1 2 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.14%) MySQL
3 2 (2.38%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.38%) Big Data
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 30 (35.71%) Selenium
2 20 (23.81%) QuickTest Pro
3 17 (20.24%) JIRA
4 12 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 11 (13.10%) LoadRunner
6 10 (11.90%) Cucumber
7 8 (9.52%) Selenium IDE
8 5 (5.95%) TestDirector
9 4 (4.76%) Bugzilla
10 3 (3.57%) SilkPerformer
10 3 (3.57%) WebDriver
11 2 (2.38%) Jenkins
11 2 (2.38%) Subversion
11 2 (2.38%) JMeter
12 1 (1.19%) Oracle Forms
12 1 (1.19%) Toad
12 1 (1.19%) Dreamweaver
12 1 (1.19%) Xcode
12 1 (1.19%) eggPlant
12 1 (1.19%) PHPUnit
General
1 9 (10.71%) Retail
2 5 (5.95%) Finance
3 3 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.38%) Publishing
5 1 (1.19%) Banking
5 1 (1.19%) Billing
5 1 (1.19%) Marketing
5 1 (1.19%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 41 (48.81%) Analyst
2 40 (47.62%) Test Analyst
3 20 (23.81%) Senior Analyst
3 20 (23.81%) Senior Test Analyst
4 16 (19.05%) Tester
5 13 (15.48%) Test Engineer
6 9 (10.71%) Consultant
6 9 (10.71%) Test Consultant
7 7 (8.33%) Team Leader
7 7 (8.33%) Functional Analyst
7 7 (8.33%) Test Team Leader
7 7 (8.33%) Functional Test Analyst
8 5 (5.95%) Automated Tester
8 5 (5.95%) Software Tester
8 5 (5.95%) QA Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) Senior Test Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) Performance Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) QA Analyst
9 3 (3.57%) Performance Tester
9 3 (3.57%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (29.76%) XML
2 8 (9.52%) .NET
2 8 (9.52%) Gherkin
3 4 (4.76%) CSS
3 4 (4.76%) HTML
4 3 (3.57%) jQuery
5 2 (2.38%) Middleware
5 2 (2.38%) Ajax
5 2 (2.38%) Highcharts JS
5 2 (2.38%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.19%) Web Services
6 1 (1.19%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.48%) Mobile App
2 9 (10.71%) Chip and PIN
3 2 (2.38%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.38%) IVR
3 2 (2.38%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.19%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.19%) Social Media
4 1 (1.19%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.90%) Linux
2 1 (1.19%) Debian
2 1 (1.19%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.19%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (1.19%) Android
2 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.19%) UNIX
2 1 (1.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (45.24%) Automation Testing
3 16 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
4 14 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 14 (16.67%) TDD
5 13 (15.48%) Regression Testing
6 12 (14.29%) Automated Testing
7 11 (13.10%) Software Testing
7 11 (13.10%) BDD
7 11 (13.10%) Functional Testing
8 9 (10.71%) User Stories
8 9 (10.71%) System Testing
8 9 (10.71%) Test Management
8 9 (10.71%) Usability Testing
9 8 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
10 7 (8.33%) Test Planning
11 5 (5.95%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (5.95%) Test Strategy
11 5 (5.95%) Performance Testing
11 5 (5.95%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (36.90%) SQL
2 24 (28.57%) XPath
3 15 (17.86%) PHP
4 13 (15.48%) Python
5 7 (8.33%) C
5 7 (8.33%) Java
6 6 (7.14%) C#
7 5 (5.95%) JavaScript
8 3 (3.57%) Perl
9 2 (2.38%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.38%) Ruby
10 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.19%) C++
Qualifications
1 24 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 24 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 21 (25.00%) ISEB
3 15 (17.86%) ISTQB
4 6 (7.14%) Degree
5 2 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (28.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 14 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (13.10%) HP
2 7 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.57%) Telerik
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle
5 1 (1.19%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.19%) Symbian
5 1 (1.19%) Sony
5 1 (1.19%) Facebook
5 1 (1.19%) Twitter
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