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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Testing
Rank 707 679 681
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +2
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 196 191 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.22% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 194 172 195
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,050 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £64,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.44% -1.42%

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
94499 85180 91147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.67% 79.43% 77.75%
Number of salaries quoted 75420 69572 77387
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £73,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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
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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 -19 184 £36,500 -2.66% 32
London -19 58 £50,000 +25.00% 13
South East -43 47 £47,500 +53.22% 7
East of England -14 30 £31,750 -54.64% 2
Berkshire +19 24 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Reading - 20 £50,000 -
North West -4 16 £32,500 -10.34% 4
Cambridgeshire -9 14 £33,750 -51.78% 2
Cambridge +2 13 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Manchester +6 12 £32,500 -13.33% 3
South West -9 12 £30,000 -17.80%
Bath -6 11 £30,000 -17.80%
Somerset -10 11 £30,000 -17.80%
West Midlands -2 10 £45,000 +50.00%
Essex - 10 £29,750 -
Staffordshire - 10 £45,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 10 £45,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 10 £29,750 -
Buckinghamshire -9 8 £36,750 +31.25% 1
Yorkshire -50 8 £30,500 -32.22% 4
Hampshire -11 7 £35,000 -26.31% 2
Milton Keynes -13 7 £41,000 +46.42% 1
Scotland -15 7 £39,000 +44.44% 3
Southampton +11 5 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Bedfordshire +1 5 £70,000 +16.66%
Oxfordshire -2 5 £30,000 +9.09% 1
East Midlands -7 5 £28,000 -30.00% 1
Edinburgh -12 5 £37,500 +38.88% 1
City of London -14 5 £52,500 +40.00% 3
Oxford 0 4 £30,000 +9.09%

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 182 (49.32%) Selenium
2 177 (47.97%) QA
3 122 (33.06%) SQL
4 108 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
4 108 (29.27%) Automation Testing
5 99 (26.83%) Automated Testing
6 95 (25.75%) ISEB
7 86 (23.31%) C#
8 84 (22.76%) Test Scripting
9 76 (20.60%) .NET
10 73 (19.78%) Software Testing
11 68 (18.43%) JavaScript
12 66 (17.89%) SQL Server
12 66 (17.89%) E-Commerce
13 61 (16.53%) HTML
14 59 (15.99%) ISTQB
15 57 (15.45%) Regression Testing
16 56 (15.18%) Degree
17 51 (13.82%) Java
17 51 (13.82%) TDD
18 50 (13.55%) Test Automation
19 49 (13.28%) Windows
19 49 (13.28%) Finance
19 49 (13.28%) JIRA
20 48 (13.01%) WebDriver
21 47 (12.74%) Scrum
22 44 (11.92%) Manual Testing
23 43 (11.65%) Python
24 42 (11.38%) System Testing
25 41 (11.11%) Cucumber

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 22 (5.96%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (2.17%) CMS
3 6 (1.63%) Apache
4 3 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (0.81%) Adobe CQ
5 2 (0.54%) Drupal
6 1 (0.27%) WordPress
6 1 (0.27%) Confluence
6 1 (0.27%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.27%) Joomla!
Applications
1 11 (2.98%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.08%) MS Office
3 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.44%) SaaS
3 4 (1.08%) GitHub
4 3 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (7.59%) Internet
2 24 (6.50%) HTTP
3 4 (1.08%) Wireless
4 2 (0.54%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.27%) DNS
5 1 (0.27%) NNTP
5 1 (0.27%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (17.89%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.52%) Relational Database
3 8 (2.17%) MySQL
4 7 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.36%) DB2
5 5 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (1.08%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.54%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.54%) Big Data
8 2 (0.54%) OLTP
8 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.27%) UniData
9 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.27%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.27%) Hazelcast
9 1 (0.27%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 182 (49.32%) Selenium
2 49 (13.28%) JIRA
3 48 (13.01%) WebDriver
4 41 (11.11%) Cucumber
5 33 (8.94%) QuickTest Pro
6 25 (6.78%) Selenium IDE
7 19 (5.15%) Jenkins
8 18 (4.88%) FitNesse
8 18 (4.88%) Git (software)
8 18 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
9 15 (4.07%) NUnit
10 11 (2.98%) JUnit
11 10 (2.71%) Capybara
12 9 (2.44%) SoapUI
12 9 (2.44%) SpecFlow
13 8 (2.17%) QUnit
14 7 (1.90%) Robotium
14 7 (1.90%) PhantomJS
15 6 (1.63%) Visual Studio
15 6 (1.63%) LoadRunner
General
1 49 (13.28%) Finance
2 32 (8.67%) Retail
3 16 (4.34%) Games
4 13 (3.52%) Telecoms
5 12 (3.25%) Banking
6 8 (2.17%) Marketing
7 7 (1.90%) Publishing
8 6 (1.63%) Back Office
9 4 (1.08%) Advertising
10 2 (0.54%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.54%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.27%) Billing
11 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.27%) Online Betting
11 1 (0.27%) Electronics
11 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 181 (49.05%) Analyst
2 160 (43.36%) Test Analyst
3 104 (28.18%) Tester
4 53 (14.36%) Software Tester
5 42 (11.38%) QA Analyst
6 37 (10.03%) Test Engineer
7 27 (7.32%) Senior Test Analyst
7 27 (7.32%) Senior Analyst
8 23 (6.23%) Web Analyst
9 22 (5.96%) QA Test Analyst
9 22 (5.96%) Web Test Analyst
10 20 (5.42%) Software Test Analyst
11 18 (4.88%) Team Leader
12 17 (4.61%) QA Tester
12 17 (4.61%) QA Engineer
13 15 (4.07%) Test Team Leader
14 13 (3.52%) Web Tester
15 10 (2.71%) Senior Tester
15 10 (2.71%) Developer
16 9 (2.44%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (20.60%) .NET
2 61 (16.53%) HTML
3 38 (10.30%) XML
4 32 (8.67%) ASP.NET
5 25 (6.78%) CSS
6 20 (5.42%) Web Services
7 14 (3.79%) Gherkin
8 11 (2.98%) REST
9 10 (2.71%) SOAP
10 8 (2.17%) jQuery
11 7 (1.90%) Ajax
11 7 (1.90%) AngularJS
12 5 (1.36%) Highcharts JS
13 3 (0.81%) Grails
13 3 (0.81%) Backbone.js
14 2 (0.54%) KnockoutJS
14 2 (0.54%) JSR 170
14 2 (0.54%) Ember.js
14 2 (0.54%) HTML5
14 2 (0.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 34 (9.21%) Computer Science
2 25 (6.78%) Mobile App
3 8 (2.17%) Open Source
3 8 (2.17%) Chip and PIN
4 6 (1.63%) Online Games
4 6 (1.63%) Social Media
5 5 (1.36%) Blackberry
5 5 (1.36%) AS400
6 4 (1.08%) Client/Server
7 3 (0.81%) Mathematics
7 3 (0.81%) Equities
8 2 (0.54%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (0.54%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.54%) Handset
9 1 (0.27%) Replication
9 1 (0.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.27%) DTV
9 1 (0.27%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.27%) iPhone
9 1 (0.27%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 49 (13.28%) Windows
2 29 (7.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 25 (6.78%) Linux
4 22 (5.96%) Android
4 22 (5.96%) Apple iOS
5 13 (3.52%) UNIX
6 6 (1.63%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.54%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.27%) Debian
8 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
1 108 (29.27%) Automation Testing
2 99 (26.83%) Automated Testing
3 84 (22.76%) Test Scripting
4 73 (19.78%) Software Testing
5 66 (17.89%) E-Commerce
6 57 (15.45%) Regression Testing
7 51 (13.82%) TDD
8 50 (13.55%) Test Automation
9 47 (12.74%) Scrum
10 44 (11.92%) Manual Testing
11 42 (11.38%) System Testing
12 38 (10.30%) BDD
13 36 (9.76%) Performance Testing
14 31 (8.40%) Continuous Integration
15 25 (6.78%) User Acceptance Testing
16 21 (5.69%) Test Management
16 21 (5.69%) Test Strategy
17 19 (5.15%) Integration Testing
18 18 (4.88%) OO
Programming Languages
1 122 (33.06%) SQL
2 86 (23.31%) C#
3 68 (18.43%) JavaScript
4 51 (13.82%) Java
5 43 (11.65%) Python
6 32 (8.67%) Ruby
7 28 (7.59%) PHP
8 21 (5.69%) XPath
8 21 (5.69%) T-SQL
9 14 (3.79%) C
10 12 (3.25%) VB.NET
11 9 (2.44%) Perl
12 7 (1.90%) C++
13 4 (1.08%) Groovy
13 4 (1.08%) Scala
14 2 (0.54%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.54%) VB
15 1 (0.27%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 95 (25.75%) ISEB
2 59 (15.99%) ISTQB
3 56 (15.18%) Degree
4 22 (5.96%) SC Cleared
4 22 (5.96%) Security Cleared
4 22 (5.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.27%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 177 (47.97%) QA
2 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.54%) ISA Server
1 2 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.27%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 18 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.36%) Puppet
2 5 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.27%) Ansible
3 1 (0.27%) Nessus
Vendors
1 23 (6.23%) Microsoft
2 12 (3.25%) HP
3 7 (1.90%) hybris
4 6 (1.63%) Oracle
5 4 (1.08%) Telerik
6 3 (0.81%) EPiServer
6 3 (0.81%) Sitecore
6 3 (0.81%) Adobe
6 3 (0.81%) RedDot
6 3 (0.81%) VMware
6 3 (0.81%) Facebook
7 2 (0.54%) Twitter
7 2 (0.54%) JBoss
7 2 (0.54%) Symbian
8 1 (0.27%) IBM
8 1 (0.27%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.27%) SAP
8 1 (0.27%) i2
8 1 (0.27%) Lotus
8 1 (0.27%) Sony
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TRG
Salary: £30000 - £32000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TRG
Salary: 30000-32000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus, Pension Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Skyscanner
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-45k
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago