The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Web Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Tester
Rank 840 921 897
Rank change year-on-year
+81 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Tester 92 57 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.094% 0.051% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.053% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 87 48 80
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £41,800
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £36,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.94% +10.76%

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
94522 107194 114726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79692 88358 93874
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Web Tester
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Web Tester in the job title.

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 29 June 2016 within the UK.

Web Tester Salary Histogram in the UK

Web Tester
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Tester within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +82 90 £40,000 - 14
South East +58 31 £40,000 +23.07% 4
London +27 25 £40,000 -17.94% 3
Berkshire +39 22 £42,500 -2.85% 2
South West - 11 £34,000 - 1
East of England +27 9 £32,500 -9.72% 3
Dorset - 9 £34,000 - 1
Reading +24 7 £42,500 -10.52% 2
Maidenhead - 7 £55,000 -
Cambridge +14 5 £27,500 -31.25% 1
Cambridgeshire +9 5 £27,500 -31.25% 1
West Midlands -25 5 £23,500 -29.32%
Poole - 5 £34,000 - 1
Surrey +20 4 £37,500 +15.38%
Birmingham -7 4 £23,500 -21.66%
Bournemouth - 4 £32,500 -
North West - 4 £51,250 - 1
Oxfordshire - 3 £37,500 -
Manchester - 3 £60,000 - 1
Banbury - 3 £37,500 -
Sheffield +26 2 £35,000 -
Yorkshire +25 2 £35,000 -
South Yorkshire +23 2 £35,000 -
Hertfordshire +20 2 - -
Bedfordshire +19 2 £50,000 +38.88% 1
Luton +14 2 £50,000 +39.86% 1
North East +4 2 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Tyne and Wear -4 2 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -6 2 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 2 - -

Web Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, Web Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Web Tester in the job title.

1 108 (63.91%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (55.03%) Selenium
3 78 (46.15%) QA
4 64 (37.87%) Java
5 63 (37.28%) SQL
6 52 (30.77%) Test Automation
7 49 (28.99%) Test Scripting
8 45 (26.63%) Software Testing
9 42 (24.85%) BDD
10 38 (22.49%) Web Testing
10 38 (22.49%) Automated Testing
11 37 (21.89%) Linux
11 37 (21.89%) Manual Testing
12 32 (18.93%) JavaScript
12 32 (18.93%) Functional Testing
13 30 (17.75%) Non-Functional Testing
13 30 (17.75%) Automation Testing
13 30 (17.75%) WebDriver
13 30 (17.75%) Web Services
13 30 (17.75%) TDD
14 28 (16.57%) E-Commerce
15 25 (14.79%) JIRA
15 25 (14.79%) HTML
16 24 (14.20%) ISEB
16 24 (14.20%) Scrum
17 23 (13.61%) Jenkins
18 22 (13.02%) Continuous Integration
18 22 (13.02%) MySQL
19 21 (12.43%) ISTQB
19 21 (12.43%) Mobile App

Web Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (2.96%) ColdFusion
1 5 (2.96%) Confluence
2 2 (1.18%) CMS
2 2 (1.18%) Drupal
3 1 (0.59%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (2.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.18%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.73%) Firewall
2 5 (2.96%) SMTP
3 4 (2.37%) HTTP
4 3 (1.78%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.18%) Internet
5 2 (1.18%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.59%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (13.02%) MySQL
2 8 (4.73%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.96%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.37%) Hazelcast
5 2 (1.18%) DB2
5 2 (1.18%) DbVisualizer
6 1 (0.59%) Big Data
6 1 (0.59%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 93 (55.03%) Selenium
2 30 (17.75%) WebDriver
3 25 (14.79%) JIRA
4 23 (13.61%) Jenkins
5 17 (10.06%) SoapUI
6 16 (9.47%) Cucumber
7 14 (8.28%) Git (software)
7 14 (8.28%) JUnit
8 12 (7.10%) JMeter
9 11 (6.51%) LoadRunner
9 11 (6.51%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (6.51%) Visual Studio
10 8 (4.73%) HP UFT
11 6 (3.55%) Eclipse
12 5 (2.96%) Mockito
12 5 (2.96%) TestNG
13 4 (2.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 4 (2.37%) Bitbucket
13 4 (2.37%) Firebug
13 4 (2.37%) FitNesse
General
1 16 (9.47%) Finance
2 9 (5.33%) Games
3 7 (4.14%) Back Office
4 5 (2.96%) Retail
5 3 (1.78%) Banking
5 3 (1.78%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.18%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.59%) Advertising
7 1 (0.59%) Electronics
7 1 (0.59%) Marketing
7 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (17.75%) Web Services
2 25 (14.79%) HTML
3 18 (10.65%) CSS
4 16 (9.47%) SOAP
5 15 (8.88%) XML
6 12 (7.10%) REST
7 11 (6.51%) Node.js
8 10 (5.92%) JSON
9 9 (5.33%) .NET
10 7 (4.14%) Gherkin
10 7 (4.14%) RESTful
11 5 (2.96%) ActiveMQ
12 4 (2.37%) Ajax
12 4 (2.37%) Angular 2
12 4 (2.37%) AngularJS
12 4 (2.37%) Apache Camel
12 4 (2.37%) ASP.NET
12 4 (2.37%) Backbone.js
13 3 (1.78%) J2EE
14 2 (1.18%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.43%) Mobile App
2 19 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.33%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (4.73%) Client/Server
5 6 (3.55%) User Experience
6 5 (2.96%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.96%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.78%) Social Media
8 2 (1.18%) Augmented Reality
8 2 (1.18%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.18%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.18%) W3C
9 1 (0.59%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.59%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.59%) PKI
9 1 (0.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 37 (21.89%) Linux
2 11 (6.51%) Android
2 11 (6.51%) Apple iOS
3 8 (4.73%) Windows
4 7 (4.14%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.37%) Unix
6 1 (0.59%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (63.91%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (30.77%) Test Automation
3 49 (28.99%) Test Scripting
4 45 (26.63%) Software Testing
5 42 (24.85%) BDD
6 38 (22.49%) Automated Testing
6 38 (22.49%) Web Testing
7 37 (21.89%) Manual Testing
8 32 (18.93%) Functional Testing
9 30 (17.75%) Automation Testing
9 30 (17.75%) Non-Functional Testing
9 30 (17.75%) TDD
10 28 (16.57%) E-Commerce
11 24 (14.20%) Scrum
12 22 (13.02%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (11.24%) SDLC
14 17 (10.06%) OO
14 17 (10.06%) Performance Testing
15 16 (9.47%) SOA
15 16 (9.47%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 64 (37.87%) Java
2 63 (37.28%) SQL
3 32 (18.93%) JavaScript
4 13 (7.69%) C#
5 12 (7.10%) Ruby
6 9 (5.33%) PHP
7 5 (2.96%) ActionScript
7 5 (2.96%) Lua
7 5 (2.96%) Python
7 5 (2.96%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.78%) C++
9 2 (1.18%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.18%) C
10 1 (0.59%) Perl
10 1 (0.59%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (14.20%) ISEB
2 21 (12.43%) ISTQB
3 14 (8.28%) Degree
4 7 (4.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.18%) CHECK Team Leader
5 2 (1.18%) CHECK Team Member
5 2 (1.18%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (46.15%) QA
2 2 (1.18%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 4 (2.37%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (10.65%) Microsoft
2 3 (1.78%) Atlassian
2 3 (1.78%) HP
2 3 (1.78%) SAP
3 2 (1.18%) hybris
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle
Derby, Derbyshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + flex working
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £100k + equity
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TDA Group
Posted: 7 days ago
Luton
Client Server
Salary: £45,000 to £50,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Bens (DOE)
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Bens (DOE)
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Bens (DOE)
Posted: 9 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + 24 days hol, Flexible Working
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago