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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Tester
Rank 853 885 819
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -66
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Tester 46 47 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.040% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.042% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 44 42 80
Average salary £37,500 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £22,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+17.18% +6.66%

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
104967 112334 104688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.60% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85785 91103 87039
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 27 April 2015 within the UK.

Web Tester Salary Histogram in the UK

Web Tester
Top 27 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 27 April 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 +32 46 £37,500 +17.18% 11
South East +11 14 £37,500 +17.18% 2
West Midlands -13 12 £36,250 -39.58%
London +21 11 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Warwickshire - 10 £36,250 -
Surrey +17 9 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Warwick - 9 £37,500 -
City of London +25 4 £29,500 -30.58% 1
Yorkshire - 4 £27,500 - 1
South Yorkshire - 4 £27,500 -
Sheffield - 4 £27,500 -
Woking +10 3 £32,500 -7.14%
Berkshire - 3 £50,000 -
Northampton - 3 £45,000 -
Reading - 3 £50,000 -
Northamptonshire - 3 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £45,000 -
Hampshire -4 2 £28,750 +27.77% 1
Farnborough - 2 £28,750 -
Manchester +6 1 - - 2
Stoke-on-Trent 0 1 £35,000 -41.66%
North West 0 1 - - 2
Staffordshire -9 1 £35,000 -41.66%
South West -26 1 £17,000 -10.52% 2
Wiltshire - 1 £17,000 -
Trowbridge - 1 £17,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £47,500 -

Web Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 52 (54.74%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (42.11%) Test Scripting
3 36 (37.89%) Manual Testing
3 36 (37.89%) Selenium
4 29 (30.53%) QA
5 28 (29.47%) HTML
6 26 (27.37%) CSS
7 21 (22.11%) ISEB
7 21 (22.11%) JIRA
8 20 (21.05%) ISTQB
8 20 (21.05%) WebDriver
8 20 (21.05%) BDD
9 18 (18.95%) Jenkins
10 15 (15.79%) Automated Testing
10 15 (15.79%) Web Testing
10 15 (15.79%) Regression Testing
10 15 (15.79%) Windows
11 14 (14.74%) Java
11 14 (14.74%) Android
11 14 (14.74%) Apple iOS
11 14 (14.74%) Hudson
12 13 (13.68%) Waterfall
12 13 (13.68%) Cucumber
12 13 (13.68%) SQL
12 13 (13.68%) TDD
13 12 (12.63%) E-Commerce
13 12 (12.63%) Mobile App
14 11 (11.58%) Automation Testing
14 11 (11.58%) Software Testing
14 11 (11.58%) Test Automation

Web Tester
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 5 (5.26%) CMS
1 5 (5.26%) WordPress
2 2 (2.11%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 2 (2.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.32%) SaaS
2 1 (1.05%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.26%) Internet
2 4 (4.21%) HTTP
3 3 (3.16%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.11%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.32%) MySQL
1 6 (6.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 36 (37.89%) Selenium
2 21 (22.11%) JIRA
3 20 (21.05%) WebDriver
4 18 (18.95%) Jenkins
5 14 (14.74%) Hudson
6 13 (13.68%) Cucumber
7 5 (5.26%) Bugzilla
8 2 (2.11%) NUnit
8 2 (2.11%) Toad
8 2 (2.11%) JBehave
8 2 (2.11%) SoapUI
8 2 (2.11%) Behat
9 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.05%) JMeter
9 1 (1.05%) Subversion
9 1 (1.05%) WATIR
9 1 (1.05%) AccuRev
General
1 11 (11.58%) Games
2 7 (7.37%) Back Office
3 6 (6.32%) Retail
4 4 (4.21%) Finance
4 4 (4.21%) Banking
5 1 (1.05%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (29.47%) HTML
2 26 (27.37%) CSS
3 8 (8.42%) Web Services
3 8 (8.42%) REST
4 6 (6.32%) .NET
5 5 (5.26%) SOAP
6 3 (3.16%) J2EE
6 3 (3.16%) Java EE
6 3 (3.16%) jQuery
6 3 (3.16%) HTML5
6 3 (3.16%) CSS3
6 3 (3.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.05%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 1 (1.05%) Gherkin
7 1 (1.05%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.63%) Mobile App
2 6 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.21%) Open Source
4 3 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.16%) Mainframe
4 3 (3.16%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.05%) NHS
5 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.05%) Video on Demand
5 1 (1.05%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (15.79%) Windows
2 14 (14.74%) Android
2 14 (14.74%) Apple iOS
3 11 (11.58%) Linux
4 7 (7.37%) Windows Mobile
5 5 (5.26%) UNIX
6 4 (4.21%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (54.74%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (42.11%) Test Scripting
3 36 (37.89%) Manual Testing
4 20 (21.05%) BDD
5 15 (15.79%) Web Testing
5 15 (15.79%) Regression Testing
5 15 (15.79%) Automated Testing
6 13 (13.68%) TDD
6 13 (13.68%) Waterfall
7 12 (12.63%) E-Commerce
8 11 (11.58%) Software Testing
8 11 (11.58%) Test Automation
8 11 (11.58%) Automation Testing
9 9 (9.47%) V-Model
9 9 (9.47%) Penetration Testing
9 9 (9.47%) Scrum
10 8 (8.42%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (7.37%) Test Strategy
12 6 (6.32%) OWASP
12 6 (6.32%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.74%) Java
2 13 (13.68%) SQL
3 10 (10.53%) PHP
4 9 (9.47%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.21%) C
5 4 (4.21%) C#
6 2 (2.11%) C++
6 2 (2.11%) Ruby
7 1 (1.05%) Python
7 1 (1.05%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.05%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 21 (22.11%) ISEB
2 20 (21.05%) ISTQB
3 8 (8.42%) OSCP
4 7 (7.37%) Degree
5 5 (5.26%) Security Cleared
5 5 (5.26%) OSCE
5 5 (5.26%) CEH
6 3 (3.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (3.16%) GPEN
7 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (30.53%) QA
2 4 (4.21%) PCI DSS
2 4 (4.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (6.32%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.16%) Telerik
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