The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Tester
Rank 828 801 792
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Tester 53 69 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.064% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.068% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 48 58 93
Average salary £33,250 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £26,850 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £41,100 £45,000 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £31,250 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109888 102187 111746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.37% 94.26% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 89595 84579 95723
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

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 August 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Tester within the UK over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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 -76 52 £34,000 +7.93% 6
South East -23 20 £34,000 +17.24% 3
London -35 13 £40,250 +10.27% 2
West Midlands +11 10 £21,500 -30.08% 1
Crawley +12 7 £32,500 +12.06%
Stoke-on-Trent +3 7 £21,500 -
Staffordshire +1 7 £21,500 -
West Sussex -12 7 £32,500 +12.06%
Buckinghamshire -6 5 £25,500 -5.55% 2
South West - 5 £24,500 -
Woking +2 4 £35,000 +59.09%
Surrey -4 4 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Bristol - 4 £24,500 -
Warwickshire +15 3 £35,000 +55.55%
City of London -10 3 £36,500 -18.88% 2
East Midlands -15 3 £25,000 -61.53%
Brighton -34 3 £35,000 +2.94%
East Sussex -38 3 £35,000 +2.94%
High Wycombe - 3 £25,500 - 2
Nottinghamshire +6 2 £25,000 -61.53%
Nottingham 0 2 £25,000 -61.53%
Gerrards Cross - 2 £25,000 -
Warwick - 2 £36,250 -
Hampshire -8 1 - -
Hertfordshire -19 1 £30,000 -16.08%
East of England -19 1 £30,000 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £25,000 -
Somerset - 1 £32,500 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £24,500 -
Watford - 1 £30,000 -

Web Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 (41.58%) Selenium
2 41 (40.59%) Automated Testing
3 32 (31.68%) Test Scripting
4 30 (29.70%) QA
5 27 (26.73%) ISEB
6 26 (25.74%) SQL
7 24 (23.76%) Software Testing
7 24 (23.76%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (22.77%) BDD
9 22 (21.78%) Scrum
9 22 (21.78%) .NET
10 21 (20.79%) ISTQB
11 19 (18.81%) User Acceptance Testing
11 19 (18.81%) HTML
12 17 (16.83%) JavaScript
12 17 (16.83%) TDD
12 17 (16.83%) Test Automation
13 16 (15.84%) JIRA
13 16 (15.84%) SQL Server
13 16 (15.84%) CSS
14 15 (14.85%) User Stories
15 14 (13.86%) Web Testing
15 14 (13.86%) PHP
15 14 (13.86%) Degree
15 14 (13.86%) Performance Testing
16 13 (12.87%) MS Excel
16 13 (12.87%) E-Commerce
16 13 (12.87%) Security Testing
16 13 (12.87%) Cucumber
17 11 (10.89%) QuickTest Pro

Web Tester
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 9 (8.91%) ColdFusion
2 8 (7.92%) CMS
3 5 (4.95%) WordPress
4 2 (1.98%) Node.js
Applications
1 13 (12.87%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.98%) SaaS
1 2 (1.98%) GitHub
2 1 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.94%) Internet
2 2 (1.98%) HTTP
3 1 (0.99%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.99%) SSL
3 1 (0.99%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.84%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.96%) MySQL
3 2 (1.98%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.99%) DB2
Development Applications
1 42 (41.58%) Selenium
2 16 (15.84%) JIRA
3 13 (12.87%) Cucumber
4 11 (10.89%) QuickTest Pro
5 8 (7.92%) WebDriver
5 8 (7.92%) Jenkins
6 7 (6.93%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (4.95%) Git (software)
8 4 (3.96%) Hudson
8 4 (3.96%) Subversion
9 3 (2.97%) WATIR
9 3 (2.97%) JMeter
9 3 (2.97%) Visual Studio
9 3 (2.97%) Behat
9 3 (2.97%) Jasmine
10 2 (1.98%) Grunt
10 2 (1.98%) FindBugs
10 2 (1.98%) JUnit
10 2 (1.98%) LoadRunner
10 2 (1.98%) FitNesse
General
1 8 (7.92%) Finance
2 3 (2.97%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.97%) Marketing
2 3 (2.97%) Games
3 2 (1.98%) Local Government
3 2 (1.98%) Banking
4 1 (0.99%) Retail
4 1 (0.99%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.99%) Advertising
4 1 (0.99%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (21.78%) .NET
2 19 (18.81%) HTML
3 16 (15.84%) CSS
4 6 (5.94%) XML
5 5 (4.95%) ASP.NET
5 5 (4.95%) Web Services
6 3 (2.97%) JSON
6 3 (2.97%) JSP
7 2 (1.98%) jQuery
7 2 (1.98%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (1.98%) Sass
7 2 (1.98%) Backbone.js
7 2 (1.98%) XSL
7 2 (1.98%) XHTML
7 2 (1.98%) WCF
7 2 (1.98%) LINQ
7 2 (1.98%) Spring
8 1 (0.99%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (0.99%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.99%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.90%) Mobile App
2 3 (2.97%) Social Network
2 3 (2.97%) Blackberry
3 2 (1.98%) Online Games
3 2 (1.98%) FMCG
3 2 (1.98%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.98%) Open Source
3 2 (1.98%) Mainframe
3 2 (1.98%) NHS
3 2 (1.98%) Spread Betting
4 1 (0.99%) E-Learning
4 1 (0.99%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.99%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.99%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.99%) DTV
4 1 (0.99%) Social Media
4 1 (0.99%) iPad
4 1 (0.99%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.92%) Windows
2 7 (6.93%) Linux
2 7 (6.93%) Apple iOS
3 6 (5.94%) Android
4 4 (3.96%) UNIX
5 3 (2.97%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.99%) AIX
6 1 (0.99%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (40.59%) Automated Testing
2 32 (31.68%) Test Scripting
3 24 (23.76%) Software Testing
3 24 (23.76%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (22.77%) BDD
5 22 (21.78%) Scrum
6 19 (18.81%) User Acceptance Testing
7 17 (16.83%) TDD
7 17 (16.83%) Test Automation
8 15 (14.85%) User Stories
9 14 (13.86%) Web Testing
9 14 (13.86%) Performance Testing
10 13 (12.87%) E-Commerce
10 13 (12.87%) Security Testing
11 10 (9.90%) ATDD
11 10 (9.90%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (9.90%) Manual Testing
11 10 (9.90%) System Testing
11 10 (9.90%) Regression Testing
12 8 (7.92%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (25.74%) SQL
2 17 (16.83%) JavaScript
3 14 (13.86%) PHP
4 10 (9.90%) Java
5 9 (8.91%) C#
6 8 (7.92%) Ruby
7 2 (1.98%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.98%) VBScript
7 2 (1.98%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.98%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.99%) C++
8 1 (0.99%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.99%) C
8 1 (0.99%) Scala
8 1 (0.99%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 27 (26.73%) ISEB
2 21 (20.79%) ISTQB
3 14 (13.86%) Degree
4 3 (2.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (29.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.98%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.99%) WMI
2 1 (0.99%) Puppet
2 1 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.99%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (9.90%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.96%) HP
3 2 (1.98%) Symbian
3 2 (1.98%) Telerik
4 1 (0.99%) Sony
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle
4 1 (0.99%) SAP
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