The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Testing
Rank 728 679 691
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +12
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 174 209 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.24% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 170 190 187
Average salary £36,500 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.95% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -7.35%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94020 85650 91144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.39% 78.78% 77.48%
Number of salaries quoted 75699 69888 77563
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 July 2014 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 July 2014. 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 -55 163 £35,000 +2.94% 18
London -50 50 £47,500 +18.75% 7
South East -49 40 £42,500 +41.66% 3
East of England -17 21 £32,500 -53.57% 1
North West +16 20 £32,500 -4.41% 2
Berkshire +7 18 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Manchester +13 15 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Reading - 14 £50,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent +10 12 £45,000 +32.35%
West Midlands +3 12 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Staffordshire -1 12 £45,000 +32.35%
South West -6 10 £30,000 -17.80% 2
Southend-on-Sea - 10 £29,750 -
Essex - 10 £29,750 -
Bath -10 9 £30,000 -17.80%
Somerset -11 9 £30,000 -17.80%
Buckinghamshire -9 8 £33,000 +17.85%
Milton Keynes -9 7 £33,500 +19.64%
Cambridge +10 6 £32,500 -
City of London -13 6 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Scotland -13 6 £39,500 +31.66% 1
Cambridgeshire -15 6 £32,500 -53.57%
Oxfordshire -4 5 £30,000 +9.09%
East Midlands -5 5 £28,000 -30.00%
Hampshire -18 5 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Edinburgh -23 5 £37,500 +25.00%
Southampton +4 4 £41,250 +42.24% 1
Oxford +1 4 £30,000 +9.09%
Cheshire -7 4 £32,500 -1.51% 1
Yorkshire -33 4 £26,000 -38.82%

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

1 192 (49.36%) Selenium
2 191 (49.10%) QA
3 124 (31.88%) SQL
4 116 (29.82%) Automation Testing
5 113 (29.05%) ISEB
6 108 (27.76%) Agile Software Development
7 101 (25.96%) .NET
8 98 (25.19%) C#
9 96 (24.68%) Automated Testing
10 90 (23.14%) Test Scripting
11 79 (20.31%) Software Testing
12 75 (19.28%) SQL Server
13 74 (19.02%) JavaScript
14 70 (17.99%) ISTQB
15 69 (17.74%) HTML
15 69 (17.74%) E-Commerce
16 62 (15.94%) Degree
17 60 (15.42%) Windows
18 57 (14.65%) WebDriver
19 55 (14.14%) Manual Testing
19 55 (14.14%) Test Automation
20 51 (13.11%) Scrum
21 50 (12.85%) System Testing
22 49 (12.60%) Finance
23 47 (12.08%) Java
24 46 (11.83%) TDD
25 45 (11.57%) JIRA
26 43 (11.05%) Computer Science
27 41 (10.54%) ASP.NET
28 39 (10.03%) Performance Testing

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 16 (4.11%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (2.31%) CMS
2 9 (2.31%) Apache
3 3 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (0.77%) Adobe CQ
3 3 (0.77%) Drupal
4 2 (0.51%) Node.js
4 2 (0.51%) Confluence
5 1 (0.26%) WordPress
5 1 (0.26%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.26%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.26%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 12 (3.08%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.29%) MS Office
3 2 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Magento
1 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.54%) SaaS
3 4 (1.03%) GitHub
4 3 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (7.97%) Internet
2 24 (6.17%) HTTP
3 2 (0.51%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.51%) Wireless
4 1 (0.26%) NNTP
4 1 (0.26%) FTP
4 1 (0.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (19.28%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.08%) Relational Database
3 10 (2.57%) MySQL
3 10 (2.57%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (1.54%) Oracle Database
5 5 (1.29%) Big Data
5 5 (1.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (1.29%) OLTP
5 5 (1.29%) DB2
6 4 (1.03%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.26%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.26%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.26%) Hazelcast
8 1 (0.26%) UniData
8 1 (0.26%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 192 (49.36%) Selenium
2 57 (14.65%) WebDriver
3 45 (11.57%) JIRA
4 39 (10.03%) Cucumber
5 32 (8.23%) QuickTest Pro
6 26 (6.68%) Selenium IDE
7 21 (5.40%) Jenkins
8 20 (5.14%) Team Foundation Server
9 16 (4.11%) FitNesse
10 15 (3.86%) Git (software)
11 14 (3.60%) NUnit
12 10 (2.57%) JUnit
12 10 (2.57%) SoapUI
13 9 (2.31%) SpecFlow
14 8 (2.06%) Visual Studio
14 8 (2.06%) Bugzilla
14 8 (2.06%) Capybara
15 7 (1.80%) QUnit
16 6 (1.54%) TestDirector
16 6 (1.54%) Xcode
General
1 49 (12.60%) Finance
2 32 (8.23%) Retail
3 15 (3.86%) Games
4 14 (3.60%) Banking
5 13 (3.34%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.83%) Marketing
7 6 (1.54%) Publishing
8 5 (1.29%) Back Office
9 4 (1.03%) Advertising
10 2 (0.51%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.26%) International Banking
11 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.26%) Billing
11 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 198 (50.90%) Analyst
2 173 (44.47%) Test Analyst
3 114 (29.31%) Tester
4 57 (14.65%) Software Tester
5 44 (11.31%) QA Analyst
6 38 (9.77%) Test Engineer
7 25 (6.43%) Senior Analyst
7 25 (6.43%) Senior Test Analyst
8 24 (6.17%) QA Tester
9 23 (5.91%) QA Test Analyst
9 23 (5.91%) Web Analyst
10 22 (5.66%) Web Test Analyst
11 20 (5.14%) QA Engineer
12 19 (4.88%) Software Test Analyst
13 16 (4.11%) Team Leader
13 16 (4.11%) Test Team Leader
14 14 (3.60%) Web Tester
15 11 (2.83%) Test Leader
16 10 (2.57%) Junior
16 10 (2.57%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (25.96%) .NET
2 69 (17.74%) HTML
3 41 (10.54%) ASP.NET
4 31 (7.97%) XML
5 26 (6.68%) CSS
6 22 (5.66%) Web Services
7 11 (2.83%) REST
7 11 (2.83%) Gherkin
7 11 (2.83%) SOAP
8 7 (1.80%) jQuery
8 7 (1.80%) Ajax
9 6 (1.54%) AngularJS
10 5 (1.29%) Highcharts JS
11 3 (0.77%) Grails
12 2 (0.51%) XSL
12 2 (0.51%) XSLT
12 2 (0.51%) XHTML
12 2 (0.51%) Middleware
12 2 (0.51%) X-Windows
12 2 (0.51%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 43 (11.05%) Computer Science
2 29 (7.46%) Mobile App
3 10 (2.57%) Chip and PIN
4 8 (2.06%) Blackberry
4 8 (2.06%) Open Source
4 8 (2.06%) Social Media
5 6 (1.54%) Client/Server
5 6 (1.54%) Online Games
6 5 (1.29%) Smartphone
6 5 (1.29%) AS400
7 4 (1.03%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.77%) Digital Media
8 3 (0.77%) Equities
9 2 (0.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.51%) Artificial Intelligence
9 2 (0.51%) iPhone
10 1 (0.26%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.26%) Streaming Media
10 1 (0.26%) Interactive TV
10 1 (0.26%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 60 (15.42%) Windows
2 35 (9.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 29 (7.46%) Apple iOS
3 29 (7.46%) Android
4 23 (5.91%) Linux
5 13 (3.34%) UNIX
6 7 (1.80%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.51%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.26%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (29.82%) Automation Testing
2 108 (27.76%) Agile Software Development
3 96 (24.68%) Automated Testing
4 90 (23.14%) Test Scripting
5 79 (20.31%) Software Testing
6 69 (17.74%) E-Commerce
7 55 (14.14%) Manual Testing
7 55 (14.14%) Test Automation
8 51 (13.11%) Scrum
9 50 (12.85%) System Testing
10 46 (11.83%) TDD
11 39 (10.03%) Performance Testing
12 37 (9.51%) BDD
13 33 (8.48%) Continuous Integration
14 27 (6.94%) Regression Testing
15 26 (6.68%) Test Strategy
16 23 (5.91%) User Acceptance Testing
17 21 (5.40%) Integration Testing
17 21 (5.40%) Test Management
18 18 (4.63%) OO
Programming Languages
1 124 (31.88%) SQL
2 98 (25.19%) C#
3 74 (19.02%) JavaScript
4 47 (12.08%) Java
5 36 (9.25%) Python
6 32 (8.23%) PHP
7 28 (7.20%) Ruby
8 23 (5.91%) T-SQL
9 17 (4.37%) C
10 15 (3.86%) XPath
10 15 (3.86%) VB.NET
11 10 (2.57%) C++
12 7 (1.80%) Perl
13 5 (1.29%) Groovy
14 4 (1.03%) Scala
15 3 (0.77%) VB
16 2 (0.51%) Shell Script
17 1 (0.26%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 113 (29.05%) ISEB
2 70 (17.99%) ISTQB
3 62 (15.94%) Degree
4 28 (7.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 16 (4.11%) SC Cleared
5 16 (4.11%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.26%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 191 (49.10%) QA
2 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.51%) ISA Server
1 2 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.26%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 19 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.54%) Puppet
3 1 (0.26%) Ansible
3 1 (0.26%) Nessus
Vendors
1 26 (6.68%) Microsoft
2 9 (2.31%) Oracle
3 8 (2.06%) HP
4 7 (1.80%) hybris
5 4 (1.03%) Telerik
6 3 (0.77%) Sitecore
6 3 (0.77%) EPiServer
6 3 (0.77%) Facebook
6 3 (0.77%) Google
6 3 (0.77%) VMware
6 3 (0.77%) RedDot
6 3 (0.77%) Adobe
7 2 (0.51%) IBM
7 2 (0.51%) Symbian
7 2 (0.51%) JBoss
7 2 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.51%) Twitter
8 1 (0.26%) Green Hat
8 1 (0.26%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.26%) Perforce
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Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: 35,000 - 40,000
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Suffolk
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
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