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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Testing
Rank 731 674 692
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +18
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 174 206 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.24% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 170 188 192
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -17.50%
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 £31,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -8.82%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94231 85648 91265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.41% 78.72% 77.39%
Number of salaries quoted 75933 70032 77735
Average salary £47,500 £46,250 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +0.54%
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 25 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 25 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 -59 162 £35,000 +6.06% 19
London -41 50 £45,000 +12.50% 7
South East -51 40 £41,000 +36.66% 5
North West +12 22 £32,000 -3.03% 2
East of England -15 19 £32,500 -51.85% 2
Berkshire +15 18 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Manchester +10 16 £32,000 -11.72% 1
Reading - 13 £50,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent +9 12 £45,000 +32.35%
Staffordshire -1 12 £45,000 +32.35%
West Midlands -6 12 £45,000 +50.00%
Southend-on-Sea - 10 £29,750 - 1
Essex - 10 £29,750 - 1
South West -6 8 £30,000 -17.80% 2
Buckinghamshire -10 8 £33,000 +17.85% 1
Scotland -13 8 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Milton Keynes -14 7 £33,500 +19.64% 1
Bath -16 7 £30,000 -17.80%
Somerset -19 7 £30,000 -17.80%
Edinburgh -13 6 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Cambridge 0 5 £32,500 -
Oxfordshire -2 5 £30,000 +9.09%
Cheshire -5 5 £32,500 -1.51% 1
City of London -13 5 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Cambridgeshire -19 5 £32,500 -53.57%
Yorkshire -42 5 £25,000 -41.17%
East Midlands - 5 £28,000 -
Stockport - 5 £31,500 -
Oxford +3 4 £30,000 +9.09%
Hampshire -3 4 £42,500 +13.33% 3

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 188 (49.21%) QA
2 187 (48.95%) Selenium
3 120 (31.41%) SQL
4 114 (29.84%) Automation Testing
5 113 (29.58%) ISEB
6 107 (28.01%) Agile Software Development
7 101 (26.44%) .NET
8 98 (25.65%) C#
9 94 (24.61%) Automated Testing
10 88 (23.04%) Test Scripting
11 78 (20.42%) Software Testing
12 75 (19.63%) SQL Server
13 73 (19.11%) JavaScript
14 70 (18.32%) ISTQB
15 69 (18.06%) E-Commerce
16 67 (17.54%) HTML
17 62 (16.23%) Degree
18 58 (15.18%) Windows
19 56 (14.66%) Manual Testing
19 56 (14.66%) WebDriver
20 55 (14.40%) Test Automation
21 51 (13.35%) Scrum
22 49 (12.83%) Finance
22 49 (12.83%) System Testing
23 47 (12.30%) Java
24 45 (11.78%) TDD
24 45 (11.78%) JIRA
25 43 (11.26%) Computer Science
26 41 (10.73%) ASP.NET
27 39 (10.21%) Performance Testing

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 15 (3.93%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (2.36%) Apache
3 8 (2.09%) CMS
4 3 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (0.79%) Drupal
5 2 (0.52%) Confluence
5 2 (0.52%) Node.js
6 1 (0.26%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (0.26%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.26%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.26%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (3.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.31%) MS Office
3 2 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.31%) SaaS
3 4 (1.05%) GitHub
4 3 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (8.12%) Internet
2 23 (6.02%) HTTP
3 2 (0.52%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.26%) DNS
4 1 (0.26%) NNTP
4 1 (0.26%) Wireless
4 1 (0.26%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (19.63%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.88%) Relational Database
3 10 (2.62%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (2.62%) MySQL
4 6 (1.57%) Oracle Database
5 5 (1.31%) Big Data
5 5 (1.31%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (1.31%) DB2
5 5 (1.31%) OLTP
5 5 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
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
1 187 (48.95%) Selenium
2 56 (14.66%) WebDriver
3 45 (11.78%) JIRA
4 36 (9.42%) Cucumber
5 31 (8.12%) QuickTest Pro
6 25 (6.54%) Selenium IDE
7 20 (5.24%) Jenkins
7 20 (5.24%) Team Foundation Server
8 16 (4.19%) FitNesse
9 13 (3.40%) NUnit
9 13 (3.40%) Git (software)
10 10 (2.62%) SoapUI
11 9 (2.36%) SpecFlow
11 9 (2.36%) Bugzilla
12 8 (2.09%) JUnit
12 8 (2.09%) Visual Studio
12 8 (2.09%) Capybara
13 7 (1.83%) TestDirector
14 5 (1.31%) Xcode
14 5 (1.31%) WatiN
General
1 49 (12.83%) Finance
2 33 (8.64%) Retail
3 15 (3.93%) Games
4 14 (3.66%) Banking
5 13 (3.40%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.88%) Marketing
7 6 (1.57%) Publishing
8 5 (1.31%) Back Office
9 4 (1.05%) Advertising
10 2 (0.52%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.26%) Billing
11 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.26%) International Banking
11 1 (0.26%) Electronics
11 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 194 (50.79%) Analyst
2 170 (44.50%) Test Analyst
3 111 (29.06%) Tester
4 56 (14.66%) Software Tester
5 43 (11.26%) QA Analyst
6 37 (9.69%) Test Engineer
7 24 (6.28%) Senior Test Analyst
7 24 (6.28%) Senior Analyst
8 23 (6.02%) QA Test Analyst
8 23 (6.02%) QA Tester
8 23 (6.02%) Web Analyst
9 22 (5.76%) Web Test Analyst
10 20 (5.24%) QA Engineer
11 18 (4.71%) Software Test Analyst
12 16 (4.19%) Test Team Leader
12 16 (4.19%) Team Leader
13 13 (3.40%) Web Tester
14 11 (2.88%) Test Leader
15 10 (2.62%) Junior
16 9 (2.36%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (26.44%) .NET
2 67 (17.54%) HTML
3 41 (10.73%) ASP.NET
4 29 (7.59%) XML
5 25 (6.54%) CSS
6 22 (5.76%) Web Services
7 11 (2.88%) REST
8 10 (2.62%) Gherkin
8 10 (2.62%) SOAP
9 7 (1.83%) Ajax
9 7 (1.83%) jQuery
10 6 (1.57%) AngularJS
11 5 (1.31%) Highcharts JS
12 3 (0.79%) Grails
12 3 (0.79%) .NET Framework
13 2 (0.52%) Middleware
13 2 (0.52%) X-Windows
13 2 (0.52%) LAMP
13 2 (0.52%) WinForms
13 2 (0.52%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 43 (11.26%) Computer Science
2 28 (7.33%) Mobile App
3 11 (2.88%) Chip and PIN
4 8 (2.09%) Open Source
4 8 (2.09%) Social Media
5 7 (1.83%) Blackberry
6 6 (1.57%) Client/Server
6 6 (1.57%) Online Games
7 5 (1.31%) Smartphone
7 5 (1.31%) AS400
8 4 (1.05%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.79%) Equities
9 3 (0.79%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.52%) Artificial Intelligence
10 2 (0.52%) iPhone
10 2 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.26%) Handset
11 1 (0.26%) DTV
11 1 (0.26%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.26%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 58 (15.18%) Windows
2 35 (9.16%) Windows Server 2003
3 29 (7.59%) Apple iOS
4 28 (7.33%) Android
5 21 (5.50%) Linux
6 11 (2.88%) UNIX
7 7 (1.83%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.52%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.26%) Debian
9 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (29.84%) Automation Testing
2 107 (28.01%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (24.61%) Automated Testing
4 88 (23.04%) Test Scripting
5 78 (20.42%) Software Testing
6 69 (18.06%) E-Commerce
7 56 (14.66%) Manual Testing
8 55 (14.40%) Test Automation
9 51 (13.35%) Scrum
10 49 (12.83%) System Testing
11 45 (11.78%) TDD
12 39 (10.21%) Performance Testing
13 35 (9.16%) BDD
14 31 (8.12%) Continuous Integration
15 28 (7.33%) Regression Testing
16 25 (6.54%) Test Strategy
17 23 (6.02%) User Acceptance Testing
18 21 (5.50%) Integration Testing
19 20 (5.24%) Test Management
20 18 (4.71%) OO
Programming Languages
1 120 (31.41%) SQL
2 98 (25.65%) C#
3 73 (19.11%) JavaScript
4 47 (12.30%) Java
5 35 (9.16%) Python
6 30 (7.85%) PHP
7 27 (7.07%) Ruby
8 23 (6.02%) T-SQL
9 16 (4.19%) C
10 15 (3.93%) VB.NET
11 14 (3.66%) XPath
12 10 (2.62%) C++
13 7 (1.83%) Perl
14 5 (1.31%) Groovy
15 4 (1.05%) Scala
16 3 (0.79%) VB
17 2 (0.52%) Shell Script
18 1 (0.26%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 113 (29.58%) ISEB
2 70 (18.32%) ISTQB
3 62 (16.23%) Degree
4 28 (7.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 15 (3.93%) SC Cleared
5 15 (3.93%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.26%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 188 (49.21%) QA
2 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.52%) ISA Server
2 1 (0.26%) Nmap
2 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (5.24%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.57%) Puppet
2 6 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.26%) Ansible
3 1 (0.26%) Nessus
Vendors
1 25 (6.54%) Microsoft
2 9 (2.36%) Oracle
3 8 (2.09%) HP
4 7 (1.83%) hybris
5 4 (1.05%) Telerik
6 3 (0.79%) Google
6 3 (0.79%) RedDot
6 3 (0.79%) Facebook
6 3 (0.79%) EPiServer
6 3 (0.79%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.52%) Twitter
7 2 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.52%) Symbian
7 2 (0.52%) IBM
8 1 (0.26%) Adobe
8 1 (0.26%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.26%) SAP
8 1 (0.26%) JBoss
8 1 (0.26%) Sony
8 1 (0.26%) Perforce
West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Suffolk
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
esynergy Solutions - UK
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 37-45k
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 to £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Maidenhead
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Farnborough
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
Posted: 22 days ago