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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Tester
Rank 826 919 910
Rank change year-on-year
+93 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Tester 92 56 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.094% 0.051% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.053% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 87 47 77
Median salary £35,000 £38,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +21.42%

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
94461 105686 113159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.30% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79465 87260 92188
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 July 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 July 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 +69 90 £35,000 -9.67% 22
South East +37 30 £42,500 +30.76% 6
London +57 24 £40,000 -21.95% 7
Berkshire - 20 £42,500 - 4
Reading - 12 £42,500 - 4
East of England +34 9 £27,500 -23.61% 4
South West - 9 £34,000 -
Dorset - 9 £34,000 -
West Midlands -5 8 £34,250 -8.66% 3
Cambridgeshire +19 6 £27,500 -47.61% 2
Cambridge +1 6 £27,500 -47.61% 2
North East +5 5 £35,000 +40.00%
Tyne and Wear -2 5 £35,000 +40.00%
Newcastle upon Tyne -4 5 £35,000 +40.00%
Birmingham -5 5 £23,500 -21.66% 1
Poole - 5 £34,000 -
West Sussex 0 4 £40,000 +45.45%
Bournemouth - 4 £32,500 -
Crawley - 4 £40,000 -
Yorkshire +35 3 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Sheffield +23 3 £35,000 -
South Yorkshire +10 3 £35,000 -
Staffordshire -3 3 £35,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 3 £35,000 -
Maidenhead - 3 £55,000 -
Surrey +25 2 £40,000 +23.07%
Hertfordshire +17 2 - -
East Midlands +4 2 £35,000 -22.22%
Hampshire - 2 £28,750 - 2
Basingstoke - 2 £28,750 - 2

Web Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 118 (65.92%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (51.40%) Selenium
3 78 (43.58%) QA
4 64 (35.75%) Java
5 60 (33.52%) SQL
6 52 (29.05%) Test Scripting
7 48 (26.82%) Software Testing
8 46 (25.70%) Test Automation
9 43 (24.02%) BDD
10 42 (23.46%) Web Testing
11 38 (21.23%) Automation Testing
12 36 (20.11%) Regression Testing
12 36 (20.11%) Linux
13 33 (18.44%) JavaScript
14 31 (17.32%) Web Services
14 31 (17.32%) E-Commerce
15 30 (16.76%) Manual Testing
16 29 (16.20%) HTML
16 29 (16.20%) TDD
17 28 (15.64%) Automated Testing
17 28 (15.64%) WebDriver
18 27 (15.08%) Non-Functional Testing
18 27 (15.08%) Scrum
19 25 (13.97%) Functional Testing
20 24 (13.41%) Mobile App
21 23 (12.85%) Degree
21 23 (12.85%) ISEB
22 22 (12.29%) MySQL
22 22 (12.29%) JIRA
22 22 (12.29%) Test Strategy

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 3 (1.68%) Confluence
2 2 (1.12%) CMS
3 1 (0.56%) Apache
3 1 (0.56%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 2 (1.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.12%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.56%) Optimost
2 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.56%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.12%) SaaS
2 1 (0.56%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.03%) SMTP
2 7 (3.91%) Firewall
3 5 (2.79%) HTTP
4 4 (2.23%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.12%) Internet
5 2 (1.12%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.56%) DNS
6 1 (0.56%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.56%) SSL
6 1 (0.56%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (12.29%) MySQL
2 5 (2.79%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.23%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.68%) Hazelcast
5 2 (1.12%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.56%) Big Data
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 92 (51.40%) Selenium
2 28 (15.64%) WebDriver
3 22 (12.29%) JIRA
4 21 (11.73%) Jenkins
5 19 (10.61%) SoapUI
6 18 (10.06%) Cucumber
7 16 (8.94%) JUnit
8 15 (8.38%) Git (software)
9 11 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (6.15%) Visual Studio
10 10 (5.59%) Eclipse
10 10 (5.59%) JMeter
11 9 (5.03%) Mockito
12 8 (4.47%) LoadRunner
13 7 (3.91%) HP UFT
14 4 (2.23%) Firebug
14 4 (2.23%) Selenium IDE
14 4 (2.23%) TestNG
15 3 (1.68%) FitNesse
16 2 (1.12%) Maven
General
1 18 (10.06%) Finance
2 9 (5.03%) Back Office
2 9 (5.03%) Games
3 7 (3.91%) Retail
4 6 (3.35%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.68%) Banking
6 2 (1.12%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.12%) Law
7 1 (0.56%) Electronics
7 1 (0.56%) Marketing
7 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (17.32%) Web Services
2 29 (16.20%) HTML
3 18 (10.06%) CSS
4 17 (9.50%) SOAP
5 13 (7.26%) REST
6 12 (6.70%) XML
7 11 (6.15%) .NET
8 10 (5.59%) Gherkin
8 10 (5.59%) JSON
8 10 (5.59%) Node.js
9 8 (4.47%) RESTful
10 5 (2.79%) Ajax
11 4 (2.23%) ActiveMQ
11 4 (2.23%) Angular 2
11 4 (2.23%) AngularJS
11 4 (2.23%) ASP.NET
12 3 (1.68%) Apache Camel
12 3 (1.68%) Backbone.js
13 2 (1.12%) .NET Framework
14 1 (0.56%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.41%) Mobile App
2 20 (11.17%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (8.94%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (4.47%) Client/Server
5 7 (3.91%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.35%) User Experience
7 4 (2.23%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.68%) Social Media
8 3 (1.68%) W3C
9 2 (1.12%) Augmented Reality
9 2 (1.12%) iPad
9 2 (1.12%) Social Network
10 1 (0.56%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.56%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.56%) PKI
10 1 (0.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 36 (20.11%) Linux
2 11 (6.15%) Android
2 11 (6.15%) Apple iOS
3 7 (3.91%) Windows
4 6 (3.35%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.12%) Unix
6 1 (0.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (65.92%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (29.05%) Test Scripting
3 48 (26.82%) Software Testing
4 46 (25.70%) Test Automation
5 43 (24.02%) BDD
6 42 (23.46%) Web Testing
7 38 (21.23%) Automation Testing
8 36 (20.11%) Regression Testing
9 31 (17.32%) E-Commerce
10 30 (16.76%) Manual Testing
11 29 (16.20%) TDD
12 28 (15.64%) Automated Testing
13 27 (15.08%) Non-Functional Testing
13 27 (15.08%) Scrum
14 25 (13.97%) Functional Testing
15 22 (12.29%) Test Strategy
16 21 (11.73%) OO
17 20 (11.17%) Continuous Integration
18 18 (10.06%) OOP
19 17 (9.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 64 (35.75%) Java
2 60 (33.52%) SQL
3 33 (18.44%) JavaScript
4 20 (11.17%) C#
5 16 (8.94%) Ruby
6 7 (3.91%) PHP
7 6 (3.35%) Python
8 4 (2.23%) ActionScript
8 4 (2.23%) Lua
8 4 (2.23%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.68%) C++
10 2 (1.12%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.12%) C
10 2 (1.12%) Perl
11 1 (0.56%) Groovy
11 1 (0.56%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (12.85%) Degree
1 23 (12.85%) ISEB
2 18 (10.06%) ISTQB
3 8 (4.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.12%) CHECK Team Leader
4 2 (1.12%) CHECK Team Member
4 2 (1.12%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (43.58%) QA
2 3 (1.68%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 4 (2.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (10.06%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.23%) HP
3 3 (1.68%) SAP
4 1 (0.56%) Adobe
4 1 (0.56%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.56%) Maxymiser
4 1 (0.56%) Monetate
4 1 (0.56%) Omniture
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle
4 1 (0.56%) PayPal
4 1 (0.56%) ServiceNow
4 1 (0.56%) Tealium
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £100k + equity
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Bens (DOE)
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Bens (DOE)
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Bens (DOE)
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton
Client Server
Salary: £45,000 to £50,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £75,000 + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £75,000 + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £75,000 + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
West London
Talent Point
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 23 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago