The table below looks at the statistics for Web Testing skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Testing over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Testing
Rank 797 837 830
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -7
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 118 127 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 110 116 152
Median salary £40,000 £35,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £24,900 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £32,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+14.50% +0.76%

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
86545 96257 103703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.90% 86.79% 85.45%
Number of salaries quoted 72302 78663 84046
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Web Testing
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Web Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 June 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Testing within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +55 112 £40,000 +14.28% 20
South East +72 46 £40,000 +49.53% 2
London +25 30 £50,000 +33.33% 5
Berkshire +38 25 £45,000 - 1
North West +29 18 £32,500 -7.14% 5
Manchester +12 16 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Surrey +37 11 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Hampshire -6 10 £31,500 +36.95%
Reading - 10 £45,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 8 £40,000 -
Maidenhead - 8 £55,000 -
East of England +26 6 £28,750 -20.13% 3
Yorkshire +17 5 £27,500 -26.66% 2
Basingstoke -7 5 £30,000 +5.26%
West Midlands -20 5 £37,500 +15.38% 2
City of London +56 4 £58,750 +11.90% 2
Cambridge +1 4 £32,500 -9.72% 1
Cambridgeshire -3 4 £32,500 -9.72% 1
Wales - 4 £30,000 -
Woking - 4 £52,500 - 1
Cardiff - 4 £30,000 -
South Wales - 4 £30,000 -
East Midlands +15 2 £36,250 +34.25% 1
Leeds +14 2 £37,500 +7.14% 2
West Yorkshire +4 2 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Birmingham -10 2 £37,500 -11.76%
West Bromwich - 2 £32,500 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £27,500 -
Eastleigh - 2 - -
York - 2 £27,500 -

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, IT jobs citing Web Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Web Testing.

1 160 (64.78%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (59.92%) Selenium
3 118 (47.77%) SQL
4 109 (44.13%) QA
5 91 (36.84%) Test Automation
6 81 (32.79%) JIRA
7 79 (31.98%) Manual Testing
8 71 (28.74%) BDD
9 69 (27.94%) Automation Testing
10 66 (26.72%) Microsoft
11 62 (25.10%) Linux
12 59 (23.89%) Software Testing
13 54 (21.86%) Test Scripting
14 51 (20.65%) MySQL
15 50 (20.24%) SQL Server
16 44 (17.81%) Java
17 39 (15.79%) SoapUI
18 38 (15.38%) ISTQB
18 38 (15.38%) Automated Testing
19 37 (14.98%) E-Commerce
20 36 (14.57%) .NET
21 35 (14.17%) ISEB
21 35 (14.17%) Cucumber
22 34 (13.77%) C#
23 33 (13.36%) Team Foundation Server
24 30 (12.15%) Mobile App
24 30 (12.15%) Test Management
25 29 (11.74%) Finance
25 29 (11.74%) Windows
25 29 (11.74%) WebDriver

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (2.02%) Apache
2 2 (0.81%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.40%) CMS
3 1 (0.40%) JBoss
3 1 (0.40%) Umbraco
Applications
1 15 (6.07%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.81%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.40%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.21%) HTTP
2 2 (0.81%) Internet
2 2 (0.81%) SSL
2 2 (0.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (20.65%) MySQL
2 50 (20.24%) SQL Server
3 15 (6.07%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.02%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.62%) Hazelcast
6 2 (0.81%) Big Data
6 2 (0.81%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.81%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.40%) DB2
7 1 (0.40%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 148 (59.92%) Selenium
2 81 (32.79%) JIRA
3 39 (15.79%) SoapUI
4 35 (14.17%) Cucumber
5 33 (13.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 29 (11.74%) WebDriver
7 22 (8.91%) Git (software)
8 21 (8.50%) HP UFT
8 21 (8.50%) Visual Studio
9 17 (6.88%) FitNesse
9 17 (6.88%) SpecFlow
10 16 (6.48%) Bugzilla
11 15 (6.07%) Subversion
12 13 (5.26%) Hudson
13 10 (4.05%) Appium
13 10 (4.05%) Jenkins
14 7 (2.83%) JUnit
15 6 (2.43%) JMeter
15 6 (2.43%) TestNG
16 5 (2.02%) NUnit
General
1 29 (11.74%) Finance
2 14 (5.67%) Games
3 9 (3.64%) Marketing
4 8 (3.24%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.83%) Back Office
5 7 (2.83%) Retail
6 6 (2.43%) Advertising
6 6 (2.43%) Banking
7 2 (0.81%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.40%) Front Office
8 1 (0.40%) Law
8 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 98 (39.68%) Analyst
2 93 (37.65%) Test Analyst
3 81 (32.79%) Tester
4 63 (25.51%) Test Engineer
5 41 (16.60%) QA Tester
6 37 (14.98%) Web Tester
7 36 (14.57%) QA Engineer
8 35 (14.17%) QA Analyst
9 32 (12.96%) SQL Analyst
10 30 (12.15%) QA Test Analyst
11 29 (11.74%) Selenium Test Analyst
12 28 (11.34%) QA Test Engineer
13 23 (9.31%) Automation Tester
14 18 (7.29%) Java Automation Tester
15 17 (6.88%) Developer
15 17 (6.88%) Web Automation Tester
16 16 (6.48%) QA Automation Tester
16 16 (6.48%) Software Test Engineer
16 16 (6.48%) Test Automation Engineer
16 16 (6.48%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (14.57%) .NET
2 13 (5.26%) HTML
2 13 (5.26%) Web Services
3 11 (4.45%) CSS
4 8 (3.24%) RESTful
5 7 (2.83%) Node.js
6 6 (2.43%) HTML5
7 5 (2.02%) CSS3
8 4 (1.62%) ActiveMQ
8 4 (1.62%) Apache Camel
8 4 (1.62%) Backbone.js
8 4 (1.62%) REST
8 4 (1.62%) SOAP
9 3 (1.21%) Django
9 3 (1.21%) Gherkin
9 3 (1.21%) JSON
9 3 (1.21%) XML
9 3 (1.21%) XML Schema
10 2 (0.81%) Ajax
10 2 (0.81%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.15%) Mobile App
2 12 (4.86%) Replication
3 8 (3.24%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.24%) N-Tier
4 7 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.83%) IVR
5 6 (2.43%) iPad
5 6 (2.43%) User Experience
6 5 (2.02%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.02%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.21%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.81%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.81%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.40%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.40%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.40%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.40%) EPoS
9 1 (0.40%) Equities
9 1 (0.40%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 62 (25.10%) Linux
2 29 (11.74%) Windows
3 24 (9.72%) Unix
4 19 (7.69%) Android
5 18 (7.29%) Apple iOS
6 8 (3.24%) Windows 10
6 8 (3.24%) Windows 7
6 8 (3.24%) Windows 8
6 8 (3.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (3.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (64.78%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (36.84%) Test Automation
3 79 (31.98%) Manual Testing
4 71 (28.74%) BDD
5 69 (27.94%) Automation Testing
6 59 (23.89%) Software Testing
7 54 (21.86%) Test Scripting
8 38 (15.38%) Automated Testing
9 37 (14.98%) E-Commerce
10 30 (12.15%) Test Management
11 28 (11.34%) User Stories
12 27 (10.93%) Scrum
13 24 (9.72%) TDD
13 24 (9.72%) Test Planning
14 22 (8.91%) Performance Testing
15 18 (7.29%) Waterfall
16 17 (6.88%) Regression Testing
17 15 (6.07%) Continuous Integration
17 15 (6.07%) User Acceptance Testing
18 14 (5.67%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 118 (47.77%) SQL
2 44 (17.81%) Java
3 34 (13.77%) C#
4 24 (9.72%) JavaScript
5 13 (5.26%) Ruby
6 11 (4.45%) T-SQL
7 10 (4.05%) Python
8 7 (2.83%) Bash Shell
8 7 (2.83%) Shell Script
9 6 (2.43%) ActionScript
9 6 (2.43%) Lua
10 5 (2.02%) PHP
11 2 (0.81%) C++
12 1 (0.40%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 38 (15.38%) ISTQB
2 35 (14.17%) ISEB
3 25 (10.12%) Degree
4 7 (2.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (2.02%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.81%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (44.13%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.21%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.81%) Ansible
Vendors
1 66 (26.72%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.43%) hybris
3 5 (2.02%) VMware
4 4 (1.62%) HP
5 3 (1.21%) ATG
5 3 (1.21%) Oracle
6 2 (0.81%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.40%) Adobe
7 1 (0.40%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.40%) Google
7 1 (0.40%) Trayport
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