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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Testing
Rank 245 218 213
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -5
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 6 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.10% 0.18% 0.059%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.22% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 3
Average salary £36,250 £30,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% +50.00%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5086 5022 4169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 85.05% 82.54% 82.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4250 4068 3569
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,125
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 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
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 28 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
Bristol -15 5 £32,500 +30.00%
Gloucestershire - 1 £40,000 -
Web Testing
England

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 5 (55.56%) QA
2 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Web Design
2 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) HP UFT
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) SOAP
4 1 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) VB
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) MS Project
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) Law
4 1 (11.11%) Advertising
4 1 (11.11%) Bugzilla
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Software Testing

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Project
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) HP UFT
1 1 (11.11%) Bugzilla
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) Redmine
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium IDE
General
1 1 (11.11%) Law
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) QA Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Test Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Web Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) QA Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Manual Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Junior
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) SOAP
2 1 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Web Design
1 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Kanban
3 1 (11.11%) V-Model
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
3 1 (11.11%) BDD
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
1 2 (22.22%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft