The table below looks at the statistics for Web Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Testing over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Testing
Rank - 235 225
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 0 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.068% 0.053%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.082% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
Average salary - £28,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.14%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +11.66%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5245 4864 4405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.70% 82.32% 77.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4336 4102 3876
Average salary £40,000 £39,250 £38,800
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.91% +1.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,234 £27,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Web Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Web Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Web Testing
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Web Testing Salary Trend in the South West

Web Testing
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 7 (87.50%) Automated Testing
1 7 (87.50%) Manual Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (25.00%) Web Application Development
2 2 (25.00%) CMS
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) ISEB
2 2 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 2 (25.00%) CMS
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (25.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Tester
2 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 6 (75.00%) Test Analyst
3 5 (62.50%) Software Tester
3 5 (62.50%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Automated Testing
1 7 (87.50%) Manual Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (25.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft