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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Testing
Rank 761 759 660
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -99
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 137 173 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.14% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.17% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 121 152 222
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £47,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -5.88%

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
90836 100276 87895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.05% 82.70% 80.68%
Number of salaries quoted 73816 81539 72340
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +6 128 £36,000 +1.40% 19
London +20 42 £37,500 -16.66% 3
South East +12 27 £37,000 +12.12% 4
East of England +21 15 £36,000 +0.69%
Yorkshire +19 13 £31,000 -3.12% 3
Cambridgeshire +16 12 £36,000 -1.36%
West Midlands +8 11 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Sheffield +3 11 £31,000 +18.09% 2
South Yorkshire +1 11 £31,000 +18.09% 2
Berkshire +7 10 £46,250 -2.63%
Cambridge +20 8 £35,500 -2.73%
Hampshire +9 8 £22,500 - 1
North West -20 8 £32,500 +3.17% 3
City of London +43 7 £47,500 - 2
Winchester - 7 £22,500 - 1
Scotland +17 6 £45,000 +50.00%
Staffordshire +19 5 £45,000 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne +9 5 £26,500 -7.45% 1
North East 0 5 £26,500 -7.45% 1
Tyne and Wear 0 5 £26,500 -7.45% 1
Manchester -12 5 £32,500 +3.17% 2
Birmingham - 5 £42,500 -
Gateshead - 5 £26,500 -
Middlesex - 5 £37,000 -
Surrey +33 4 £33,750 -4.25% 1
Edinburgh +21 4 £42,250 +7.64%
East Midlands +14 4 £27,000 -32.50% 3
Peterborough - 4 £36,000 -
South West -3 3 £27,500 -14.06%
Wimbledon - 3 £37,500 -

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 167 (55.85%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (54.52%) Selenium
3 119 (39.80%) QA
4 93 (31.10%) SQL
5 90 (30.10%) ISEB
6 85 (28.43%) Automated Testing
7 83 (27.76%) Java
8 82 (27.42%) Software Testing
9 79 (26.42%) ISTQB
10 76 (25.42%) Test Scripting
11 64 (21.40%) Manual Testing
12 63 (21.07%) Finance
13 62 (20.74%) JIRA
14 57 (19.06%) Scrum
15 56 (18.73%) SDLC
16 52 (17.39%) JavaScript
17 50 (16.72%) Test Automation
18 48 (16.05%) C#
19 47 (15.72%) Cucumber
20 41 (13.71%) HTML
21 40 (13.38%) User Acceptance Testing
21 40 (13.38%) Degree
22 39 (13.04%) WebDriver
23 37 (12.37%) Windows
24 36 (12.04%) SQL Server
24 36 (12.04%) Regression Testing
24 36 (12.04%) Automation Testing
25 35 (11.71%) Computer Science
26 34 (11.37%) E-Commerce
27 33 (11.04%) .NET

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 13 (4.35%) Confluence
2 8 (2.68%) Node.js
3 3 (1.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.00%) CMS
4 2 (0.67%) Apache
4 2 (0.67%) Drupal
5 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (2.01%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.33%) MS Project
2 1 (0.33%) Acrobat
2 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.36%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (4.01%) SaaS
3 10 (3.34%) GitHub
4 7 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (2.34%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.33%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.02%) HTTP
2 8 (2.68%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.67%) Internet
4 4 (1.34%) HTTPS
4 4 (1.34%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (12.04%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.68%) MySQL
3 9 (3.01%) MongoDB
3 9 (3.01%) NoSQL
3 9 (3.01%) Redis
4 8 (2.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 8 (2.68%) Amazon Redshift
5 5 (1.67%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.34%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 163 (54.52%) Selenium
2 62 (20.74%) JIRA
3 47 (15.72%) Cucumber
4 39 (13.04%) WebDriver
5 30 (10.03%) JMeter
6 29 (9.70%) QuickTest Pro
7 27 (9.03%) Git (software)
8 26 (8.70%) Jenkins
9 17 (5.69%) Subversion
10 13 (4.35%) Selenium IDE
11 12 (4.01%) FitNesse
11 12 (4.01%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (3.68%) Ant
12 11 (3.68%) SoapUI
13 8 (2.68%) Visual Studio
14 7 (2.34%) TeamCity
15 6 (2.01%) Hudson
15 6 (2.01%) Bugzilla
15 6 (2.01%) JUnit
15 6 (2.01%) Firebug
General
1 63 (21.07%) Finance
2 17 (5.69%) Games
3 15 (5.02%) Banking
4 11 (3.68%) Retail
5 10 (3.34%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.34%) Legal
7 6 (2.01%) Marketing
8 2 (0.67%) Back Office
9 1 (0.33%) Billing
9 1 (0.33%) Publishing
9 1 (0.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 126 (42.14%) Analyst
2 118 (39.46%) Test Analyst
3 94 (31.44%) Tester
4 34 (11.37%) Test Engineer
5 28 (9.36%) Developer
6 26 (8.70%) Automation Tester
7 25 (8.36%) Software Tester
8 24 (8.03%) QA Engineer
9 21 (7.02%) Automation Engineer
10 19 (6.35%) Senior Test Analyst
10 19 (6.35%) Senior Analyst
11 16 (5.35%) Web Tester
12 15 (5.02%) Agile Test Analyst
12 15 (5.02%) Software Engineer
12 15 (5.02%) Senior Tester
13 14 (4.68%) Software Test Engineer
13 14 (4.68%) QA Tester
13 14 (4.68%) Test Manager
14 12 (4.01%) QA Analyst
15 11 (3.68%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (13.71%) HTML
2 33 (11.04%) .NET
2 33 (11.04%) CSS
2 33 (11.04%) Web Services
3 21 (7.02%) XML
4 18 (6.02%) jQuery
5 13 (4.35%) SOAP
6 10 (3.34%) AngularJS
6 10 (3.34%) Ajax
6 10 (3.34%) RESTful
7 7 (2.34%) ASP.NET
8 6 (2.01%) HTML5
8 6 (2.01%) .NET Framework
9 5 (1.67%) REST
10 4 (1.34%) CSS3
10 4 (1.34%) Natural Language Processing
11 3 (1.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (0.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (0.67%) Regular Expression
12 2 (0.67%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 35 (11.71%) Computer Science
2 22 (7.36%) Mobile App
3 16 (5.35%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (4.68%) User Experience
5 8 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.67%) Smartphone
6 5 (1.67%) Online Games
6 5 (1.67%) Visualisation
6 5 (1.67%) Mobile Payment
7 4 (1.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (1.34%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.00%) Bitcoin
9 2 (0.67%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.67%) W3C
9 2 (0.67%) IVR
9 2 (0.67%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.33%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.33%) iPhone
10 1 (0.33%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 37 (12.37%) Windows
2 32 (10.70%) Android
3 28 (9.36%) Apple iOS
4 26 (8.70%) Linux
5 10 (3.34%) UNIX
6 5 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.34%) Mac OS X
8 3 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.00%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.00%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (55.85%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (28.43%) Automated Testing
3 82 (27.42%) Software Testing
4 76 (25.42%) Test Scripting
5 64 (21.40%) Manual Testing
6 57 (19.06%) Scrum
7 56 (18.73%) SDLC
8 50 (16.72%) Test Automation
9 40 (13.38%) User Acceptance Testing
10 36 (12.04%) Regression Testing
10 36 (12.04%) Automation Testing
11 34 (11.37%) E-Commerce
12 28 (9.36%) Performance Testing
13 27 (9.03%) TDD
14 26 (8.70%) BDD
15 25 (8.36%) Continuous Integration
15 25 (8.36%) Software Engineering
16 23 (7.69%) User Stories
17 20 (6.69%) Mentoring
18 18 (6.02%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 93 (31.10%) SQL
2 83 (27.76%) Java
3 52 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 48 (16.05%) C#
5 28 (9.36%) Python
6 19 (6.35%) Ruby
7 18 (6.02%) PHP
8 17 (5.69%) C++
9 14 (4.68%) C
10 9 (3.01%) Perl
11 7 (2.34%) VB
12 2 (0.67%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.67%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.67%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 90 (30.10%) ISEB
2 79 (26.42%) ISTQB
3 40 (13.38%) Degree
4 18 (6.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.67%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (39.80%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (4.01%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (3.01%) Puppet
2 9 (3.01%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 9 (3.01%) HP
3 5 (1.67%) Oracle
4 3 (1.00%) DevExpress
5 2 (0.67%) VMware
5 2 (0.67%) Telerik
6 1 (0.33%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.33%) Google
6 1 (0.33%) hybris
6 1 (0.33%) Adobe
6 1 (0.33%) FatWire
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