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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Testing
Rank 732 720 698
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -22
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 170 206 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.21% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 148 203 171
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%

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
94169 96137 88067
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 85.15% 82.80% 81.74%
Number of salaries quoted 77699 76727 72090
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
(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 -7 159 £35,000 -6.66% 28
London -10 45 £47,500 -5.00% 8
South East -34 35 £33,750 -22.85% 2
East of England +2 28 £30,000 -7.69% 3
Yorkshire +29 25 £32,500 +6.55% 5
Cambridgeshire +29 18 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Cambridge +23 18 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Sheffield +15 17 £32,500 -10.95% 4
South Yorkshire +15 17 £32,500 -10.95% 4
Hampshire +22 14 £25,000 -28.57% 2
Scotland +7 11 £35,750 -8.33% 3
West Midlands -6 10 £32,000 -28.88% 1
East Midlands -3 9 £32,500 +30.00% 1
North West -8 9 £33,750 +3.84% 5
Berkshire -8 9 £50,000 -
Staffordshire +2 8 £32,500 -27.77%
Manchester +2 8 £33,750 - 4
West Yorkshire +15 7 £28,750 -15.44% 1
Edinburgh +1 7 £35,750 -4.66% 1
South West -19 6 £36,250 +20.83% 1
Portsmouth - 6 £30,000 - 1
City of London +23 5 £80,000 +52.38% 1
Bedfordshire +9 5 £32,500 -53.57%
Bristol -8 5 £32,500 +30.00%
Buckinghamshire -11 5 £32,500 -20.73%
Milton Keynes -19 5 £32,500 -22.15%
Northampton - 5 £32,500 - 1
Northamptonshire - 5 £32,500 - 1
Glasgow +11 4 - - 2
Bedford +7 4 £32,500 +8.33%

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 171 (56.44%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (53.80%) Selenium
3 161 (53.14%) QA
4 91 (30.03%) Java
5 88 (29.04%) ISEB
6 87 (28.71%) Software Testing
7 84 (27.72%) Automated Testing
8 79 (26.07%) SQL
9 74 (24.42%) ISTQB
10 71 (23.43%) Manual Testing
11 62 (20.46%) Finance
12 57 (18.81%) JavaScript
12 57 (18.81%) C#
13 55 (18.15%) Test Scripting
14 54 (17.82%) JIRA
15 53 (17.49%) Windows
16 52 (17.16%) HTML
17 48 (15.84%) WebDriver
18 43 (14.19%) SDLC
19 42 (13.86%) CSS
19 42 (13.86%) JMeter
20 41 (13.53%) Automation Testing
21 40 (13.20%) Degree
21 40 (13.20%) SQL Server
22 39 (12.87%) E-Commerce
22 39 (12.87%) Test Automation
23 38 (12.54%) Python
24 37 (12.21%) User Acceptance Testing
25 36 (11.88%) Cucumber
25 36 (11.88%) Regression Testing

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 13 (4.29%) Apache
2 6 (1.98%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.99%) ColdFusion
3 3 (0.99%) CMS
3 3 (0.99%) Drupal
3 3 (0.99%) IIS
4 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 17 (5.61%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.65%) MS Office
3 1 (0.33%) MS Project
3 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (4.29%) SaaS
3 9 (2.97%) GitHub
4 5 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.33%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.29%) Internet
2 6 (1.98%) HTTP
3 2 (0.66%) Telnet
3 2 (0.66%) SSH
3 2 (0.66%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (13.20%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.63%) Big Data
2 11 (3.63%) MySQL
3 9 (2.97%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.99%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.66%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.66%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.33%) HBase
6 1 (0.33%) Redis
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.33%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.33%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 163 (53.80%) Selenium
2 54 (17.82%) JIRA
3 48 (15.84%) WebDriver
4 42 (13.86%) JMeter
5 36 (11.88%) Cucumber
6 23 (7.59%) HP UFT
6 23 (7.59%) SoapUI
7 22 (7.26%) Jenkins
8 14 (4.62%) Subversion
9 13 (4.29%) Visual Studio
9 13 (4.29%) Git (software)
10 12 (3.96%) Ant
11 11 (3.63%) LoadRunner
12 10 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
13 9 (2.97%) FitNesse
13 9 (2.97%) SpecFlow
13 9 (2.97%) Selenium IDE
14 7 (2.31%) WATIR
14 7 (2.31%) Hudson
14 7 (2.31%) Bugzilla
General
1 62 (20.46%) Finance
2 23 (7.59%) Retail
3 18 (5.94%) Banking
3 18 (5.94%) Telecoms
4 13 (4.29%) Games
5 12 (3.96%) Marketing
6 8 (2.64%) Legal
7 2 (0.66%) Publishing
8 1 (0.33%) Advertising
8 1 (0.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 109 (35.97%) Analyst
2 103 (33.99%) Test Analyst
3 84 (27.72%) Tester
4 45 (14.85%) QA Engineer
5 34 (11.22%) Developer
6 27 (8.91%) Software Tester
6 27 (8.91%) QA Tester
7 21 (6.93%) Test Engineer
7 21 (6.93%) QA Analyst
8 17 (5.61%) Senior Test Analyst
8 17 (5.61%) Senior Analyst
9 16 (5.28%) QA Test Analyst
10 15 (4.95%) Test Manager
10 15 (4.95%) Automation Tester
11 14 (4.62%) Junior
12 13 (4.29%) Selenium Tester
13 12 (3.96%) Software Engineer
13 12 (3.96%) Senior Tester
14 11 (3.63%) Test Team Leader
14 11 (3.63%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (17.16%) HTML
2 42 (13.86%) CSS
3 34 (11.22%) Web Services
4 27 (8.91%) .NET
5 24 (7.92%) SOAP
6 12 (3.96%) ASP.NET
6 12 (3.96%) jQuery
6 12 (3.96%) REST
7 11 (3.63%) XML
8 10 (3.30%) CSS3
9 9 (2.97%) HTML5
9 9 (2.97%) AngularJS
9 9 (2.97%) Ext JS
9 9 (2.97%) Django
10 8 (2.64%) Gherkin
11 7 (2.31%) Ajax
12 5 (1.65%) J2EE
13 4 (1.32%) .NET Framework
14 3 (0.99%) RESTful
14 3 (0.99%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.59%) Mobile App
2 20 (6.60%) User Experience
2 20 (6.60%) Computer Science
3 10 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (1.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (1.65%) Replication
5 5 (1.65%) Mobile Payment
5 5 (1.65%) Visualisation
6 4 (1.32%) Bitcoin
7 2 (0.66%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.66%) Online Games
7 2 (0.66%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.66%) EPoS
8 1 (0.33%) NHS
8 1 (0.33%) W3C
8 1 (0.33%) AS400
8 1 (0.33%) Handset
8 1 (0.33%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.33%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 53 (17.49%) Windows
2 25 (8.25%) Linux
3 23 (7.59%) Android
4 21 (6.93%) Apple iOS
5 12 (3.96%) UNIX
6 4 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.99%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.99%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (56.44%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (28.71%) Software Testing
3 84 (27.72%) Automated Testing
4 71 (23.43%) Manual Testing
5 55 (18.15%) Test Scripting
6 43 (14.19%) SDLC
7 41 (13.53%) Automation Testing
8 39 (12.87%) Test Automation
8 39 (12.87%) E-Commerce
9 37 (12.21%) User Acceptance Testing
10 36 (11.88%) Regression Testing
11 34 (11.22%) Scrum
12 27 (8.91%) Performance Testing
13 26 (8.58%) Mentoring
14 24 (7.92%) Continuous Integration
15 23 (7.59%) BDD
16 20 (6.60%) TDD
17 19 (6.27%) User Stories
18 18 (5.94%) Test Management
19 16 (5.28%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 91 (30.03%) Java
2 79 (26.07%) SQL
3 57 (18.81%) JavaScript
3 57 (18.81%) C#
4 38 (12.54%) Python
5 26 (8.58%) PHP
6 17 (5.61%) C++
6 17 (5.61%) Ruby
7 8 (2.64%) T-SQL
8 7 (2.31%) Perl
9 4 (1.32%) C
9 4 (1.32%) VB
10 2 (0.66%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.33%) VBScript
11 1 (0.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 88 (29.04%) ISEB
2 74 (24.42%) ISTQB
3 40 (13.20%) Degree
4 23 (7.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.66%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 161 (53.14%) QA
System Software
1 3 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (3.96%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (3.63%) Puppet
2 11 (3.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (7.92%) Microsoft
2 10 (3.30%) HP
3 6 (1.98%) Oracle
4 4 (1.32%) Telerik
5 3 (0.99%) VMware
6 2 (0.66%) Google
6 2 (0.66%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.33%) hybris
7 1 (0.33%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.33%) Hyland
7 1 (0.33%) Capita
7 1 (0.33%) SAP
7 1 (0.33%) FatWire
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