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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Tester
Rank 867 815 844
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Tester 76 119 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.075% 0.11% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.12% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 57 112 77
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +2.94%

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
97897 101300 100030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.11% 96.45% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82176 83924 80368
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 14 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Tester within the UK over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -39 74 £35,000 - 13
London +12 32 £46,250 +15.62% 6
South East -17 14 £32,500 -13.33% 5
West Sussex - 9 £32,500 - 1
Yorkshire +13 8 £25,000 -16.66% 1
Crawley - 8 £32,500 -
North Yorkshire +25 7 - - 1
York +15 7 - - 1
East of England +8 7 £30,750 +7.89%
Cambridgeshire +3 7 £30,750 +23.00%
Cambridge +8 6 £30,750 +23.00%
Surrey -7 5 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Woking +2 4 £35,000 +7.69%
North West +32 3 £40,000 +42.85% 1
Cheshire +30 3 £40,000 +53.84% 1
East Midlands -4 3 £32,500 +8.33%
West Midlands -57 3 £34,000 -6.20%
South West - 3 £35,000 -
Derbyshire -4 2 £32,500 +8.33%
Dorset - 2 £40,000 -
Bournemouth - 2 £40,000 -
Derby - 2 £32,500 -
Ellesmere Port - 2 £40,000 -
Scotland - 2 £37,500 -
City of London +51 1 £30,000 +0.84% 1
Staffordshire -3 1 £34,000 +7.93%
Northamptonshire -5 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Northampton -6 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Stoke-on-Trent -6 1 £34,000 +7.93%
West Bromwich - 1 £32,500 -

Web Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 130 (66.67%) Selenium
2 116 (59.49%) QA
3 101 (51.79%) SQL
3 101 (51.79%) Agile Software Development
4 99 (50.77%) Automated Testing
5 86 (44.10%) WebDriver
6 80 (41.03%) Java
7 63 (32.31%) Test Automation
8 56 (28.72%) Cucumber
9 55 (28.21%) BDD
10 54 (27.69%) Test Scripting
11 53 (27.18%) Jenkins
12 51 (26.15%) Manual Testing
13 48 (24.62%) TDD
14 46 (23.59%) Software Testing
15 41 (21.03%) ISEB
16 40 (20.51%) ISTQB
17 39 (20.00%) C#
18 38 (19.49%) SQL Server
19 37 (18.97%) JavaScript
19 37 (18.97%) E-Commerce
19 37 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
20 36 (18.46%) .NET
20 36 (18.46%) Regression Testing
21 35 (17.95%) Microsoft
22 34 (17.44%) Scrum
23 33 (16.92%) HTML
23 33 (16.92%) Functional Testing
24 32 (16.41%) J2EE
25 31 (15.90%) Unix

Web Tester
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 16 (8.21%) ColdFusion
2 12 (6.15%) IIS
3 6 (3.08%) Node.js
4 5 (2.56%) CMS
5 3 (1.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (1.54%) Apache
5 3 (1.54%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.03%) Confluence
6 2 (1.03%) Drupal
7 1 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 28 (14.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Markit EDM
1 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.56%) Firewall
2 2 (1.03%) Internet
3 1 (0.51%) HTTP
3 1 (0.51%) SSL
3 1 (0.51%) VPN
3 1 (0.51%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (19.49%) SQL Server
2 18 (9.23%) DB2
2 18 (9.23%) DbVisualizer
3 8 (4.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (3.59%) MongoDB
5 6 (3.08%) Hazelcast
6 4 (2.05%) MySQL
7 2 (1.03%) Big Data
8 1 (0.51%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.51%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 130 (66.67%) Selenium
2 86 (44.10%) WebDriver
3 56 (28.72%) Cucumber
4 53 (27.18%) Jenkins
5 31 (15.90%) JIRA
6 30 (15.38%) SoapUI
7 24 (12.31%) JUnit
8 16 (8.21%) JMeter
9 14 (7.18%) Git (software)
10 13 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (6.15%) Firebug
12 10 (5.13%) Eclipse
12 10 (5.13%) Gradle
13 8 (4.10%) LoadRunner
13 8 (4.10%) TestNG
14 6 (3.08%) FitNesse
14 6 (3.08%) SpecFlow
14 6 (3.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 4 (2.05%) Bitbucket
15 4 (2.05%) Mocha
General
1 25 (12.82%) Retail
2 11 (5.64%) Finance
3 9 (4.62%) Games
4 7 (3.59%) Electronics
5 4 (2.05%) Marketing
6 2 (1.03%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.51%) Advertising
7 1 (0.51%) Banking
7 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (18.46%) .NET
2 33 (16.92%) HTML
3 32 (16.41%) J2EE
4 28 (14.36%) Gherkin
5 26 (13.33%) CSS
6 25 (12.82%) Web Services
7 24 (12.31%) RESTful
7 24 (12.31%) XML
8 22 (11.28%) ASP.NET
9 20 (10.26%) SOAP
10 14 (7.18%) Java EE
11 12 (6.15%) Ajax
12 9 (4.62%) jQuery
13 7 (3.59%) ActiveMQ
14 6 (3.08%) Apache Camel
14 6 (3.08%) Backbone.js
15 2 (1.03%) LAMP
16 1 (0.51%) JSON
16 1 (0.51%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 37 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (4.10%) Driving Licence
4 5 (2.56%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.05%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.05%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.54%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.54%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.03%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.03%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.51%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 31 (15.90%) Unix
2 13 (6.67%) Linux
3 10 (5.13%) Windows
3 10 (5.13%) Windows Server
4 8 (4.10%) Android
4 8 (4.10%) Apple iOS
5 6 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (51.79%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (50.77%) Automated Testing
3 63 (32.31%) Test Automation
4 55 (28.21%) BDD
5 54 (27.69%) Test Scripting
6 51 (26.15%) Manual Testing
7 48 (24.62%) TDD
8 46 (23.59%) Software Testing
9 37 (18.97%) E-Commerce
10 36 (18.46%) Regression Testing
11 34 (17.44%) Scrum
12 33 (16.92%) Functional Testing
13 30 (15.38%) Performance Testing
14 28 (14.36%) Continuous Integration
15 27 (13.85%) Web Testing
16 26 (13.33%) SDLC
17 25 (12.82%) System Testing
18 23 (11.79%) Web Development
19 21 (10.77%) Test Strategy
20 19 (9.74%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 101 (51.79%) SQL
2 80 (41.03%) Java
3 39 (20.00%) C#
4 37 (18.97%) JavaScript
5 19 (9.74%) PHP
6 11 (5.64%) T-SQL
7 8 (4.10%) Python
7 8 (4.10%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.54%) ActionScript
8 3 (1.54%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.54%) Lua
8 3 (1.54%) Ruby
9 2 (1.03%) Groovy
10 1 (0.51%) Perl
10 1 (0.51%) Scala
Qualifications
1 41 (21.03%) ISEB
2 40 (20.51%) ISTQB
3 25 (12.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 15 (7.69%) Degree
5 5 (2.56%) CISSP
6 3 (1.54%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.03%) CHECK Team Leader
7 2 (1.03%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.03%) HND
7 2 (1.03%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.51%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (59.49%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.51%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (3.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.23%) hybris
3 6 (3.08%) HP
4 3 (1.54%) Adobe
5 2 (1.03%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.03%) Marketo
5 2 (1.03%) Telerik
6 1 (0.51%) SAP
6 1 (0.51%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.51%) VMware
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