The table below looks at the statistics for Web Testing skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Testing over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Testing
Rank 767 740 695
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -45
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 125 174 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.18% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 112 170 188
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93036 97048 88128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.83% 82.79% 80.98%
Number of salaries quoted 76147 78224 72122
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +3.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

Web Testing
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Web Testing within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Web Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Web Testing
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Web Testing within the UK.

Web Testing Salary Trend in the UK

Web Testing
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Web Testing over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 within the UK.

Web Testing Salary Histogram in the UK

Web Testing
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 Testing within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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 -25 117 £35,000 - 24
South East +8 29 £32,500 -20.73% 7
London +1 26 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Yorkshire +14 17 £40,000 +60.00% 3
East of England -3 16 £32,500 -
Hampshire +17 15 £23,000 -45.88% 3
West Midlands -11 13 £32,500 -27.77% 2
South Yorkshire +9 12 £45,000 +87.50% 2
Sheffield -3 12 £45,000 +87.50% 2
Cambridge +26 11 £30,000 -7.69%
Cambridgeshire +15 11 £30,000 -7.69%
East Midlands +8 9 £32,500 +16.07%
Winchester - 9 £23,000 -
Scotland +13 8 £39,500 +5.33% 4
North West -5 8 £35,000 +9.37% 6
Staffordshire +4 7 £32,500 -27.77%
City of London +31 6 £80,000 +60.00%
Edinburgh +7 6 £39,500 +5.33% 2
Manchester +1 6 £35,000 +9.37% 5
Berkshire -5 5 £35,000 -30.00%
Wimbledon - 5 £37,500 -
West Yorkshire - 5 £27,500 -
Portsmouth - 4 £21,000 - 1
Northampton - 4 £32,500 -
Northamptonshire - 4 £32,500 -
Lichfield - 4 £32,500 -
Birmingham - 4 £24,250 - 1
Surrey +8 3 £32,500 +17.11%
Nottingham 0 3 £27,500 -15.38%
Nottinghamshire -4 3 £27,500 -15.38%

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Web Testing also 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 that cited Web Testing.

1 180 (62.94%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (55.24%) Selenium
3 149 (52.10%) QA
4 99 (34.62%) ISEB
5 86 (30.07%) Java
6 83 (29.02%) ISTQB
7 80 (27.97%) Software Testing
8 73 (25.52%) Automated Testing
9 72 (25.17%) Manual Testing
10 70 (24.48%) Test Scripting
10 70 (24.48%) SQL
11 65 (22.73%) Finance
12 57 (19.93%) C#
13 54 (18.88%) JavaScript
14 50 (17.48%) SDLC
15 49 (17.13%) Windows
16 45 (15.73%) User Acceptance Testing
16 45 (15.73%) JIRA
17 44 (15.38%) WebDriver
18 43 (15.03%) HTML
18 43 (15.03%) Scrum
19 42 (14.69%) SQL Server
20 40 (13.99%) Test Automation
20 40 (13.99%) Degree
21 39 (13.64%) JMeter
22 37 (12.94%) Regression Testing
23 35 (12.24%) CSS
23 35 (12.24%) Web Services
24 34 (11.89%) Cucumber
25 33 (11.54%) Python

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Web Testing also 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 that cited Web Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (1.40%) SharePoint
1 4 (1.40%) Apache
2 3 (1.05%) CMS
2 3 (1.05%) Drupal
3 1 (0.35%) Confluence
3 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.35%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.05%) MS Office
3 1 (0.35%) MS Project
3 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.29%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (4.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (4.20%) SaaS
4 10 (3.50%) GitHub
5 5 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.35%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.15%) Internet
2 8 (2.80%) HTTP
3 3 (1.05%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.70%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (14.69%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.55%) MySQL
3 4 (1.40%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.40%) Big Data
4 3 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.35%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.35%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.35%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.35%) Redis
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 158 (55.24%) Selenium
2 45 (15.73%) JIRA
3 44 (15.38%) WebDriver
4 39 (13.64%) JMeter
5 34 (11.89%) Cucumber
6 23 (8.04%) Jenkins
7 21 (7.34%) HP UFT
8 20 (6.99%) SoapUI
9 16 (5.59%) Git (software)
9 16 (5.59%) Subversion
10 13 (4.55%) FitNesse
10 13 (4.55%) Ant
11 12 (4.20%) Visual Studio
11 12 (4.20%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (3.85%) SpecFlow
13 9 (3.15%) Hudson
14 8 (2.80%) LoadRunner
14 8 (2.80%) Bugzilla
15 7 (2.45%) Firebug
15 7 (2.45%) TeamCity
General
1 65 (22.73%) Finance
2 19 (6.64%) Banking
3 17 (5.94%) Telecoms
4 13 (4.55%) Games
5 12 (4.20%) Retail
6 10 (3.50%) Legal
7 3 (1.05%) Publishing
7 3 (1.05%) Marketing
8 1 (0.35%) Billing
8 1 (0.35%) Advertising
8 1 (0.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 112 (39.16%) Analyst
2 106 (37.06%) Test Analyst
3 91 (31.82%) Tester
4 33 (11.54%) QA Engineer
5 28 (9.79%) Developer
6 25 (8.74%) QA Tester
7 23 (8.04%) Software Tester
8 22 (7.69%) Automation Tester
9 20 (6.99%) QA Analyst
10 17 (5.94%) Test Engineer
11 16 (5.59%) Test Manager
12 15 (5.24%) Senior Analyst
12 15 (5.24%) Senior Test Analyst
12 15 (5.24%) QA Test Analyst
13 14 (4.90%) Senior Tester
14 13 (4.55%) Agile Test Analyst
15 12 (4.20%) Test Team Leader
15 12 (4.20%) Team Leader
16 11 (3.85%) Test Leader
17 10 (3.50%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (15.03%) HTML
2 35 (12.24%) CSS
2 35 (12.24%) Web Services
3 24 (8.39%) .NET
4 23 (8.04%) SOAP
5 12 (4.20%) jQuery
6 10 (3.50%) ASP.NET
6 10 (3.50%) XML
6 10 (3.50%) AngularJS
7 8 (2.80%) Ajax
8 7 (2.45%) Gherkin
9 6 (2.10%) HTML5
10 5 (1.75%) REST
11 4 (1.40%) CSS3
12 3 (1.05%) Ext JS
12 3 (1.05%) XSL
12 3 (1.05%) Django
13 2 (0.70%) Middleware
13 2 (0.70%) LAMP
13 2 (0.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.04%) Mobile App
2 20 (6.99%) User Experience
2 20 (6.99%) Computer Science
3 5 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (1.75%) Mobile Payment
3 5 (1.75%) Visualisation
4 4 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.40%) Online Games
4 4 (1.40%) Replication
5 3 (1.05%) Bitcoin
6 2 (0.70%) IVR
6 2 (0.70%) Mathematics
6 2 (0.70%) EPoS
6 2 (0.70%) W3C
7 1 (0.35%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.35%) AS400
7 1 (0.35%) Handset
7 1 (0.35%) iPhone
7 1 (0.35%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 49 (17.13%) Windows
2 19 (6.64%) Android
3 17 (5.94%) Apple iOS
4 16 (5.59%) Linux
5 10 (3.50%) UNIX
6 5 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.40%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.05%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.05%) Mac OS X
8 3 (1.05%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (62.94%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (27.97%) Software Testing
3 73 (25.52%) Automated Testing
4 72 (25.17%) Manual Testing
5 70 (24.48%) Test Scripting
6 50 (17.48%) SDLC
7 45 (15.73%) User Acceptance Testing
8 43 (15.03%) Scrum
9 40 (13.99%) Test Automation
10 37 (12.94%) Regression Testing
11 32 (11.19%) E-Commerce
12 28 (9.79%) Performance Testing
12 28 (9.79%) TDD
13 27 (9.44%) Continuous Integration
13 27 (9.44%) Mentoring
14 26 (9.09%) Automation Testing
15 23 (8.04%) User Stories
16 22 (7.69%) BDD
17 21 (7.34%) Test Strategy
18 18 (6.29%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 86 (30.07%) Java
2 70 (24.48%) SQL
3 57 (19.93%) C#
4 54 (18.88%) JavaScript
5 33 (11.54%) Python
6 24 (8.39%) PHP
7 18 (6.29%) Ruby
8 17 (5.94%) C++
9 10 (3.50%) Perl
9 10 (3.50%) C
10 9 (3.15%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.40%) VB
12 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 99 (34.62%) ISEB
2 83 (29.02%) ISTQB
3 40 (13.99%) Degree
4 25 (8.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 149 (52.10%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (4.20%) Puppet
1 12 (4.20%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (3.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (6.99%) Microsoft
2 5 (1.75%) HP
3 4 (1.40%) Telerik
4 3 (1.05%) VMware
5 2 (0.70%) Google
5 2 (0.70%) Oracle
6 1 (0.35%) Capita
6 1 (0.35%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.35%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.35%) hybris
6 1 (0.35%) Hyland
6 1 (0.35%) FatWire
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Salary: Competitive + Pension + Healthcare & Other Benefits
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Salary: Competitive Basic + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Competitive Basic + Excellent Benefits Package
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Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum dependent on experience
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Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £28000.00 per month
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Salary: Competitive + benefits
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London
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Salary: Competitive + benefits
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