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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Tester
Rank 872 859 826
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Tester 21 59 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.049% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.052% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 21 50 69
Average salary £45,000 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,500 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £39,750 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £32,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+38.46% +12.06%

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
104429 113406 103826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.54% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86226 93036 86429
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 July 2015 within the UK.

Web Tester Salary Histogram in the UK

Web Tester
Top 19 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 1 July 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 -23 21 £45,000 +32.35% 4
London +48 8 £47,500 +22.58% 2
East Midlands +13 5 £45,000 +80.00% 1
Northamptonshire - 5 £45,000 -
Northampton - 5 £45,000 -
East of England +8 3 £36,000 +20.00%
South East -7 3 £37,500 +7.14%
Bedfordshire - 3 £36,000 -
City of London +34 2 £50,000 - 1
Surrey +1 2 £35,000 -
West Midlands -21 2 £38,750 +80.23%
Luton - 2 £35,750 -
Birmingham - 2 £38,750 -
Camberley - 1 £37,500 -
Dunstable - 1 £36,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £47,500 -
Reading - 1 £47,500 -
Hammersmith - 1 £30,000 -
Paddington - 1 £52,500 -

Web Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 42 (53.16%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (50.63%) Selenium
3 34 (43.04%) Manual Testing
4 31 (39.24%) Test Scripting
5 24 (30.38%) QA
6 22 (27.85%) ISEB
6 22 (27.85%) WebDriver
7 20 (25.32%) Automated Testing
8 19 (24.05%) ISTQB
9 18 (22.78%) JIRA
9 18 (22.78%) SQL
10 17 (21.52%) HTML
11 16 (20.25%) CSS
12 15 (18.99%) TDD
12 15 (18.99%) Jenkins
13 14 (17.72%) Waterfall
13 14 (17.72%) Java
14 13 (16.46%) Software Testing
14 13 (16.46%) SDLC
15 12 (15.19%) Penetration Testing
15 12 (15.19%) Windows
16 11 (13.92%) Web Testing
16 11 (13.92%) Cucumber
16 11 (13.92%) BDD
16 11 (13.92%) Automation Testing
17 10 (12.66%) Mobile App
17 10 (12.66%) Test Strategy
17 10 (12.66%) OSCP
17 10 (12.66%) Scrum
17 10 (12.66%) Linux

Web Tester
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 3 (3.80%) CMS
1 3 (3.80%) WordPress
2 2 (2.53%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.59%) SaaS
2 1 (1.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.53%) HTTP
1 2 (2.53%) Internet
1 2 (2.53%) SSH
2 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.39%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.06%) MySQL
3 3 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 40 (50.63%) Selenium
2 22 (27.85%) WebDriver
3 18 (22.78%) JIRA
4 15 (18.99%) Jenkins
5 11 (13.92%) Cucumber
6 8 (10.13%) Hudson
7 5 (6.33%) Bugzilla
8 3 (3.80%) SoapUI
9 2 (2.53%) NUnit
9 2 (2.53%) Visual Studio
9 2 (2.53%) Toad
9 2 (2.53%) JMeter
10 1 (1.27%) Subversion
10 1 (1.27%) WATIR
10 1 (1.27%) AccuRev
10 1 (1.27%) JBehave
10 1 (1.27%) Behat
General
1 6 (7.59%) Games
1 6 (7.59%) Retail
2 4 (5.06%) Banking
2 4 (5.06%) Finance
3 2 (2.53%) Back Office
4 1 (1.27%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (21.52%) HTML
2 16 (20.25%) CSS
3 7 (8.86%) .NET
4 6 (7.59%) J2EE
4 6 (7.59%) Java EE
5 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.80%) Web Services
6 2 (2.53%) REST
7 1 (1.27%) CSS3
7 1 (1.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.27%) jQuery
7 1 (1.27%) HTML5
7 1 (1.27%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (1.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.66%) Mobile App
2 6 (7.59%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.80%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.80%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.80%) Video on Demand
5 1 (1.27%) Social Media
5 1 (1.27%) NHS
5 1 (1.27%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.19%) Windows
2 10 (12.66%) Linux
3 9 (11.39%) Android
3 9 (11.39%) Apple iOS
4 8 (10.13%) UNIX
5 4 (5.06%) Mac OS
6 3 (3.80%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (53.16%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (43.04%) Manual Testing
3 31 (39.24%) Test Scripting
4 20 (25.32%) Automated Testing
5 15 (18.99%) TDD
6 14 (17.72%) Waterfall
7 13 (16.46%) Software Testing
7 13 (16.46%) SDLC
8 12 (15.19%) Penetration Testing
9 11 (13.92%) BDD
9 11 (13.92%) Web Testing
9 11 (13.92%) Automation Testing
10 10 (12.66%) Test Strategy
10 10 (12.66%) Scrum
11 9 (11.39%) Regression Testing
11 9 (11.39%) OWASP
12 8 (10.13%) Test Automation
12 8 (10.13%) V-Model
12 8 (10.13%) E-Commerce
12 8 (10.13%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (22.78%) SQL
2 14 (17.72%) Java
3 10 (12.66%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.59%) PHP
4 6 (7.59%) C#
5 3 (3.80%) Ruby
6 2 (2.53%) C
7 1 (1.27%) Groovy
7 1 (1.27%) Python
7 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 22 (27.85%) ISEB
2 19 (24.05%) ISTQB
3 10 (12.66%) OSCP
4 7 (8.86%) OSCE
5 6 (7.59%) Degree
6 5 (6.33%) Security Cleared
6 5 (6.33%) CEH
7 3 (3.80%) GPEN
7 3 (3.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (2.53%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (30.38%) QA
2 4 (5.06%) PCI DSS
2 4 (5.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (10.13%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.80%) Telerik
3 1 (1.27%) Marketo
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