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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Testing
Rank 725 771 601
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -170
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 153 122 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.12% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.14% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 141 103 279
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £43,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,971
% change year-on-year
- +13.01%

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
87595 84426 87603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.73% 82.29% 80.07%
Number of salaries quoted 72135 67329 74163
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,919 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +27 148 £38,500 +10.00% 32
London +15 58 £42,500 +9.67% 3
South East -27 41 £40,000 +14.28% 10
Surrey +6 20 £38,750 -0.64%
Berkshire +2 18 £40,000 +6.66% 4
North West -12 15 £29,500 +3.50% 5
Manchester -7 14 £29,750 -8.46% 4
West Midlands -5 11 £37,500 +29.31% 1
Yorkshire -2 10 £32,500 +9.24% 1
City of London +2 7 £65,000 +52.94% 1
Guildford - 7 £40,000 -
East of England - 7 £30,000 - 5
South Yorkshire - 6 £32,500 -
Staffordshire - 6 £55,000 -
East Midlands +19 5 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Stoke-on-Trent - 5 £55,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £40,500 - 3
Cambridge - 5 £40,500 - 3
Reading - 5 £60,000 - 2
Edinburgh +11 4 £28,750 - 1
Scotland +2 4 £28,750 -17.85% 1
West Yorkshire -3 4 £29,000 -2.52% 1
Newbury -4 4 £39,750 +6.00% 1
Sheffield - 4 £32,500 -
Nottinghamshire +13 3 £41,500 +3.75%
Nottingham +12 3 £41,500 -
Leeds +1 3 £29,000 -2.52%
Birmingham -9 3 £35,000 +20.68%
West Sussex -4 2 £22,000 -32.30%
Reigate -18 2 £35,000 -10.25%

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 152 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (47.57%) Selenium
3 106 (36.81%) QA
4 97 (33.68%) Automated Testing
5 94 (32.64%) SQL
6 76 (26.39%) Software Testing
7 72 (25.00%) ISEB
8 69 (23.96%) Test Scripting
9 67 (23.26%) JIRA
10 64 (22.22%) ISTQB
10 64 (22.22%) Automation Testing
11 57 (19.79%) Java
12 54 (18.75%) Scrum
13 53 (18.40%) C#
14 51 (17.71%) Degree
15 49 (17.01%) E-Commerce
16 48 (16.67%) Regression Testing
17 47 (16.32%) Finance
18 45 (15.63%) Cucumber
19 41 (14.24%) QuickTest Pro
19 41 (14.24%) Manual Testing
19 41 (14.24%) User Acceptance Testing
19 41 (14.24%) Test Automation
20 39 (13.54%) .NET
21 38 (13.19%) JavaScript
22 37 (12.85%) XML
23 35 (12.15%) Computer Science
24 34 (11.81%) WebDriver
25 33 (11.46%) Mobile App
25 33 (11.46%) HTML

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 12 (4.17%) Confluence
2 9 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (2.78%) Node.js
4 3 (1.04%) CMS
5 2 (0.69%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.35%) Apache
6 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (1.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.69%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.35%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.35%) MS Office
3 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) WebTrends
1 1 (0.35%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.35%) Magento
1 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.13%) SaaS
2 4 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.21%) HTTP
2 8 (2.78%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.74%) Internet
4 3 (1.04%) HTTPS
4 3 (1.04%) Wireshark
5 2 (0.69%) Wireless
6 1 (0.35%) Intranet
6 1 (0.35%) SMS
6 1 (0.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (11.46%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.47%) NoSQL
3 8 (2.78%) Redis
3 8 (2.78%) MongoDB
3 8 (2.78%) Amazon Redshift
3 8 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 6 (2.08%) MySQL
5 5 (1.74%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.39%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.35%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 137 (47.57%) Selenium
2 67 (23.26%) JIRA
3 45 (15.63%) Cucumber
4 41 (14.24%) QuickTest Pro
5 34 (11.81%) WebDriver
6 26 (9.03%) Git (software)
7 21 (7.29%) Selenium IDE
8 19 (6.60%) Jenkins
9 16 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (4.51%) LoadRunner
11 9 (3.13%) JUnit
12 8 (2.78%) Bugzilla
13 7 (2.43%) JMeter
13 7 (2.43%) Capybara
14 6 (2.08%) Subversion
14 6 (2.08%) FitNesse
14 6 (2.08%) Eclipse
14 6 (2.08%) TestDirector
15 5 (1.74%) SpecFlow
16 4 (1.39%) NUnit
General
1 47 (16.32%) Finance
2 27 (9.38%) Retail
3 20 (6.94%) Games
4 12 (4.17%) Banking
5 9 (3.13%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.78%) Marketing
7 4 (1.39%) Local Government
7 4 (1.39%) Back Office
8 2 (0.69%) Online Betting
8 2 (0.69%) Publishing
9 1 (0.35%) Advertising
9 1 (0.35%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 135 (46.88%) Analyst
2 123 (42.71%) Test Analyst
3 69 (23.96%) Tester
4 54 (18.75%) Test Engineer
5 25 (8.68%) Automation Engineer
6 24 (8.33%) Software Engineer
7 23 (7.99%) Software Tester
7 23 (7.99%) Software Test Engineer
8 22 (7.64%) QA Engineer
9 19 (6.60%) Senior Analyst
9 19 (6.60%) Senior Test Analyst
10 16 (5.56%) Web Tester
11 13 (4.51%) Web Analyst
11 13 (4.51%) Automated Test Analyst
12 12 (4.17%) Agile Test Analyst
12 12 (4.17%) Web Test Analyst
12 12 (4.17%) Developer
13 11 (3.82%) Senior Tester
13 11 (3.82%) Automation Tester
14 10 (3.47%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (13.54%) .NET
2 37 (12.85%) XML
3 33 (11.46%) HTML
4 24 (8.33%) CSS
5 18 (6.25%) Web Services
6 13 (4.51%) jQuery
6 13 (4.51%) Ajax
7 12 (4.17%) .NET Framework
8 11 (3.82%) RESTful
8 11 (3.82%) Gherkin
9 9 (3.13%) ASP.NET
10 8 (2.78%) WinForms
11 6 (2.08%) REST
11 6 (2.08%) HTML5
12 4 (1.39%) CSS3
12 4 (1.39%) Natural Language Processing
12 4 (1.39%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (1.04%) SOAP
13 3 (1.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 2 (0.69%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 35 (12.15%) Computer Science
2 33 (11.46%) Mobile App
3 25 (8.68%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (4.51%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (3.13%) Online Games
5 9 (3.13%) Open Source
6 7 (2.43%) Chip and PIN
6 7 (2.43%) User Experience
7 5 (1.74%) Smartphone
8 4 (1.39%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.69%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (0.69%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.69%) Statistics
9 2 (0.69%) EPoS
9 2 (0.69%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.69%) IVR
10 1 (0.35%) Replication
10 1 (0.35%) Handset
10 1 (0.35%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.35%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 30 (10.42%) Linux
2 29 (10.07%) Windows
3 27 (9.38%) Android
4 26 (9.03%) Apple iOS
5 8 (2.78%) UNIX
6 3 (1.04%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (33.68%) Automated Testing
3 76 (26.39%) Software Testing
4 69 (23.96%) Test Scripting
5 64 (22.22%) Automation Testing
6 54 (18.75%) Scrum
7 49 (17.01%) E-Commerce
8 48 (16.67%) Regression Testing
9 41 (14.24%) Manual Testing
9 41 (14.24%) User Acceptance Testing
9 41 (14.24%) Test Automation
10 31 (10.76%) BDD
11 30 (10.42%) TDD
12 27 (9.38%) Software Engineering
13 24 (8.33%) User Stories
14 23 (7.99%) Test Management
15 22 (7.64%) Functional Testing
16 21 (7.29%) Performance Testing
17 19 (6.60%) Continuous Improvement
18 18 (6.25%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 94 (32.64%) SQL
2 57 (19.79%) Java
3 53 (18.40%) C#
4 38 (13.19%) JavaScript
5 27 (9.38%) Python
6 24 (8.33%) PHP
7 21 (7.29%) Ruby
8 12 (4.17%) C
9 9 (3.13%) XPath
10 8 (2.78%) T-SQL
11 7 (2.43%) Perl
12 6 (2.08%) C++
13 5 (1.74%) VB
14 3 (1.04%) VBScript
15 2 (0.69%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 72 (25.00%) ISEB
2 64 (22.22%) ISTQB
3 51 (17.71%) Degree
4 11 (3.82%) Security Cleared
4 11 (3.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (3.13%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.69%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (36.81%) QA
2 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.04%) Puppet
2 3 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.35%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 18 (6.25%) HP
2 15 (5.21%) Microsoft
3 9 (3.13%) Oracle
4 3 (1.04%) DevExpress
5 2 (0.69%) Adobe
6 1 (0.35%) VMware
6 1 (0.35%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.35%) SAP
6 1 (0.35%) Hyland
6 1 (0.35%) Google
6 1 (0.35%) Coremetrics
6 1 (0.35%) Tableau
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + superb beneifts
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