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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Testing
Rank - 55 62
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 0.79% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.99% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £41,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +26.92%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Web Testing
North East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
495 405 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 74.89% 80.20% 71.25%
Number of salaries quoted 335 334 321
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £36,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +9.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £52,500 £50,000
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 Tyne and Wear

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

Web Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Web Testing
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Web Testing Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Scala
2 3 (75.00%) RSpec
2 3 (75.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) User Stories
2 3 (75.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (75.00%) JUnit
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Games
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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.

Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) RSpec
2 3 (75.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) JUnit
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Automation Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) User Stories
2 3 (75.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Scala
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA