The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Tester role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Tester in their job title 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 Tester
Rank 862 851 821
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Tester 31 56 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.049% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.052% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 30 50 45
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,700 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £29,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+17.24% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Web Tester
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Web Tester in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Web Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Web Tester
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Web Tester within the UK.

Web Tester Salary Trend in the UK

Web Tester
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Web Tester over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 within the UK.

Web Tester Salary Histogram in the UK

Web Tester
Top 24 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Tester within the UK 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
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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
England -20 31 £40,000 +23.07% 10
London +14 14 £50,000 +23.45%
East of England - 6 £29,750 -
East Midlands -1 4 £45,000 +80.00% 5
West Sussex -3 4 £32,500 - 1
Crawley -3 4 £32,500 -
South East -6 4 £32,500 - 1
Northamptonshire +8 3 £45,000 +83.67% 1
Northampton -2 3 £45,000 +83.67%
Watford - 3 £24,000 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £36,000 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £24,000 -
Yorkshire +11 2 £42,500 +88.88% 1
West Yorkshire +4 2 £42,500 +88.88% 1
Paddington - 2 £52,500 -
Luton - 2 £35,750 -
City of London +23 1 £52,500 +43.83%
West Midlands -10 1 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Derbyshire - 1 - - 4
Birmingham - 1 £30,000 -
Dunstable - 1 £36,000 -
Chesterfield - 1 - - 4
Leeds - 1 £47,500 -
Bradford - 1 £37,500 - 1

Web Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Web Tester in their job title 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 with Web Tester in their job title.

1 30 (57.69%) Selenium
2 26 (50.00%) QA
3 23 (44.23%) SQL
4 22 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (40.38%) Automated Testing
6 18 (34.62%) WebDriver
7 15 (28.85%) Cucumber
7 15 (28.85%) Manual Testing
8 14 (26.92%) Java
9 13 (25.00%) Scrum
9 13 (25.00%) Software Testing
9 13 (25.00%) Test Strategy
10 12 (23.08%) Agile Testing
11 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
11 11 (21.15%) Jenkins
11 11 (21.15%) Penetration Testing
12 10 (19.23%) UNIX
12 10 (19.23%) TDD
13 9 (17.31%) C#
13 9 (17.31%) J2EE
13 9 (17.31%) Java EE
13 9 (17.31%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (17.31%) OSCP
13 9 (17.31%) Mentoring
14 8 (15.38%) Test Automation
14 8 (15.38%) Test Scripting
14 8 (15.38%) OWASP
14 8 (15.38%) .NET
14 8 (15.38%) JavaScript
14 8 (15.38%) Microsoft

Web Tester
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Web Tester in their job title 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 with Web Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.69%) ColdFusion
2 3 (5.77%) IIS
2 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.92%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) HTTP
1 2 (3.85%) SSL
2 1 (1.92%) SSH
2 1 (1.92%) Network Security
2 1 (1.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 30 (57.69%) Selenium
2 18 (34.62%) WebDriver
3 15 (28.85%) Cucumber
4 11 (21.15%) Jenkins
5 5 (9.62%) JIRA
5 5 (9.62%) SoapUI
6 4 (7.69%) Visual Studio
6 4 (7.69%) JMeter
7 1 (1.92%) JUnit
7 1 (1.92%) Toad
7 1 (1.92%) Metasploit
7 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.92%) Hudson
General
1 6 (11.54%) Retail
2 2 (3.85%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Games
2 2 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.31%) J2EE
1 9 (17.31%) Java EE
2 8 (15.38%) .NET
3 7 (13.46%) HTML
3 7 (13.46%) CSS
4 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET
5 5 (9.62%) Web Services
6 3 (5.77%) jQuery
7 1 (1.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (11.54%) Mobile App
3 5 (9.62%) Video on Demand
3 5 (9.62%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.92%) NHS
6 1 (1.92%) Social Media
6 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.23%) UNIX
2 5 (9.62%) Linux
3 4 (7.69%) Android
3 4 (7.69%) Apple iOS
3 4 (7.69%) Windows
4 1 (1.92%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (40.38%) Automated Testing
3 15 (28.85%) Manual Testing
4 13 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 13 (25.00%) Scrum
4 13 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 12 (23.08%) Agile Testing
6 11 (21.15%) Penetration Testing
7 10 (19.23%) TDD
8 9 (17.31%) Mentoring
9 8 (15.38%) Test Scripting
9 8 (15.38%) OWASP
9 8 (15.38%) Test Automation
10 7 (13.46%) SDLC
11 6 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (11.54%) Web Testing
11 6 (11.54%) E-Commerce
12 5 (9.62%) BDD
13 4 (7.69%) Web Development
13 4 (7.69%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (44.23%) SQL
2 14 (26.92%) Java
3 9 (17.31%) C#
4 8 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 6 (11.54%) Ruby
6 4 (7.69%) PHP
7 3 (5.77%) Groovy
8 1 (1.92%) Scala
8 1 (1.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (17.31%) OSCP
2 6 (11.54%) OSCE
2 6 (11.54%) ISEB
3 5 (9.62%) Security Cleared
4 4 (7.69%) Degree
5 3 (5.77%) CISSP
5 3 (5.77%) GPEN
5 3 (5.77%) ISTQB
6 2 (3.85%) CEH
7 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (3.85%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Nessus
Vendors
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.77%) Marketo
3 1 (1.92%) SAP
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