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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Testing
Rank 698 686 664
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -22
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 206 192 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.22% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 203 171 205
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £64,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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
93657 85736 91204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.68% 79.59% 77.89%
Number of salaries quoted 74686 70107 77304
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -12 193 £37,500 - 21
London -10 64 £50,000 +25.00% 10
South East -16 53 £43,750 +34.61% 7
East of England -6 31 £32,500 -53.57%
Berkshire +17 26 £50,000 +60.00% 1
Reading - 22 £50,000 -
Cambridgeshire -17 15 £35,000 -50.00%
Cambridge +7 14 £35,000 +7.69%
North West -2 13 £32,500 -13.33% 1
West Midlands +3 11 £45,000 +50.00%
Staffordshire - 11 £45,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 11 £45,000 -
Hampshire -8 10 £35,000 -26.31% 2
South West -13 10 £30,000 +50.00%
Manchester -13 10 £33,750 -10.00% 1
Bath - 9 £30,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 9 £31,000 -
Essex - 9 £31,000 -
Somerset - 9 £30,000 -
Yorkshire -34 8 £30,500 -32.22% 2
Southampton +7 7 £35,000 -30.00% 1
City of London +3 7 £52,500 +40.00% 3
Buckinghamshire -13 7 £41,000 +26.15% 1
Scotland -16 7 £39,000 +44.44% 3
Milton Keynes -16 6 £41,750 +28.46% 1
Oxfordshire +2 5 £30,000 +9.09% 2
East Midlands -5 5 £25,000 -37.50% 1
Bedfordshire -5 5 £70,000 +16.66%
Edinburgh -8 5 £37,500 +38.88% 1
Hertfordshire - 5 £32,500 -

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 185 (50.27%) Selenium
2 176 (47.83%) QA
3 120 (32.61%) SQL
4 112 (30.43%) Automation Testing
5 107 (29.08%) Agile Software Development
6 99 (26.90%) Automated Testing
7 87 (23.64%) ISEB
8 85 (23.10%) Test Scripting
9 82 (22.28%) C#
10 73 (19.84%) Software Testing
11 69 (18.75%) .NET
12 67 (18.21%) JavaScript
12 67 (18.21%) E-Commerce
13 61 (16.58%) SQL Server
14 59 (16.03%) HTML
14 59 (16.03%) Regression Testing
14 59 (16.03%) ISTQB
15 57 (15.49%) Degree
15 57 (15.49%) Java
16 54 (14.67%) JIRA
17 52 (14.13%) TDD
18 50 (13.59%) Scrum
18 50 (13.59%) WebDriver
19 48 (13.04%) Windows
20 47 (12.77%) Test Automation
21 46 (12.50%) Cucumber
22 45 (12.23%) Python
22 45 (12.23%) Finance
23 44 (11.96%) System Testing
24 41 (11.14%) Manual Testing

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 24 (6.52%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (1.90%) CMS
3 6 (1.63%) Apache
4 3 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (0.82%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (0.27%) Confluence
5 1 (0.27%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.27%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.27%) Drupal
5 1 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (2.72%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.54%) MS Office
3 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.99%) SaaS
3 4 (1.09%) GitHub
4 3 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (7.34%) Internet
2 24 (6.52%) HTTP
3 4 (1.09%) Wireless
4 2 (0.54%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.27%) DNS
5 1 (0.27%) SMS
5 1 (0.27%) FTP
5 1 (0.27%) NNTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (16.58%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.80%) Relational Database
3 9 (2.45%) MySQL
4 6 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (1.09%) DB2
7 3 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.82%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.54%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.54%) Big Data
8 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.27%) Hazelcast
9 1 (0.27%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.27%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.27%) UniData
9 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.27%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.27%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 185 (50.27%) Selenium
2 54 (14.67%) JIRA
3 50 (13.59%) WebDriver
4 46 (12.50%) Cucumber
5 37 (10.05%) QuickTest Pro
6 27 (7.34%) Selenium IDE
7 22 (5.98%) Git (software)
8 21 (5.71%) Jenkins
9 17 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
9 17 (4.62%) FitNesse
10 14 (3.80%) NUnit
11 12 (3.26%) JUnit
12 11 (2.99%) Capybara
13 10 (2.72%) LoadRunner
14 8 (2.17%) SpecFlow
14 8 (2.17%) QUnit
15 7 (1.90%) SoapUI
15 7 (1.90%) Robotium
15 7 (1.90%) PhantomJS
16 6 (1.63%) Calabash
General
1 45 (12.23%) Finance
2 33 (8.97%) Retail
3 18 (4.89%) Games
4 13 (3.53%) Telecoms
5 12 (3.26%) Banking
6 7 (1.90%) Publishing
7 6 (1.63%) Marketing
7 6 (1.63%) Back Office
8 4 (1.09%) Advertising
9 2 (0.54%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.54%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.27%) Billing
10 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.27%) Online Betting
10 1 (0.27%) Electronics
10 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 177 (48.10%) Analyst
2 157 (42.66%) Test Analyst
3 104 (28.26%) Tester
4 55 (14.95%) Software Tester
5 40 (10.87%) Test Engineer
6 39 (10.60%) QA Analyst
7 27 (7.34%) Senior Test Analyst
7 27 (7.34%) Senior Analyst
8 21 (5.71%) Web Analyst
9 20 (5.43%) QA Test Analyst
9 20 (5.43%) Web Test Analyst
9 20 (5.43%) Software Test Analyst
10 19 (5.16%) QA Engineer
11 18 (4.89%) Team Leader
12 15 (4.08%) QA Tester
12 15 (4.08%) Test Team Leader
13 13 (3.53%) Web Tester
14 10 (2.72%) Senior Tester
15 9 (2.45%) Software Test Engineer
15 9 (2.45%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (18.75%) .NET
2 59 (16.03%) HTML
3 40 (10.87%) XML
4 31 (8.42%) ASP.NET
5 25 (6.79%) CSS
6 18 (4.89%) Web Services
7 16 (4.35%) Gherkin
8 11 (2.99%) REST
9 9 (2.45%) jQuery
9 9 (2.45%) SOAP
10 7 (1.90%) Ajax
10 7 (1.90%) AngularJS
11 5 (1.36%) Highcharts JS
12 3 (0.82%) Grails
12 3 (0.82%) Backbone.js
13 2 (0.54%) KnockoutJS
13 2 (0.54%) JSR 170
13 2 (0.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 2 (0.54%) Ember.js
13 2 (0.54%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 34 (9.24%) Computer Science
2 27 (7.34%) Mobile App
3 9 (2.45%) Open Source
3 9 (2.45%) Chip and PIN
4 8 (2.17%) Online Games
5 5 (1.36%) Social Media
5 5 (1.36%) Blackberry
6 3 (0.82%) AS400
6 3 (0.82%) Equities
6 3 (0.82%) Client/Server
6 3 (0.82%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.54%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (0.54%) Smartphone
7 2 (0.54%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (0.54%) IVR
7 2 (0.54%) Handset
8 1 (0.27%) Replication
8 1 (0.27%) Interactive TV
8 1 (0.27%) DTV
8 1 (0.27%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 48 (13.04%) Windows
2 28 (7.61%) Linux
2 28 (7.61%) Windows Server 2003
3 21 (5.71%) Android
3 21 (5.71%) Apple iOS
4 13 (3.53%) UNIX
5 6 (1.63%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.54%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.27%) Debian
7 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (30.43%) Automation Testing
2 107 (29.08%) Agile Software Development
3 99 (26.90%) Automated Testing
4 85 (23.10%) Test Scripting
5 73 (19.84%) Software Testing
6 67 (18.21%) E-Commerce
7 59 (16.03%) Regression Testing
8 52 (14.13%) TDD
9 50 (13.59%) Scrum
10 47 (12.77%) Test Automation
11 44 (11.96%) System Testing
12 41 (11.14%) Manual Testing
13 38 (10.33%) BDD
14 36 (9.78%) Performance Testing
15 32 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
16 30 (8.15%) User Acceptance Testing
17 22 (5.98%) Test Management
18 19 (5.16%) Test Strategy
18 19 (5.16%) User Stories
19 18 (4.89%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 120 (32.61%) SQL
2 82 (22.28%) C#
3 67 (18.21%) JavaScript
4 57 (15.49%) Java
5 45 (12.23%) Python
6 33 (8.97%) Ruby
7 31 (8.42%) PHP
8 23 (6.25%) XPath
8 23 (6.25%) T-SQL
9 17 (4.62%) C
10 11 (2.99%) VB.NET
11 9 (2.45%) Perl
12 7 (1.90%) C++
13 4 (1.09%) Groovy
13 4 (1.09%) Scala
14 2 (0.54%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.27%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.27%) VBScript
15 1 (0.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 87 (23.64%) ISEB
2 59 (16.03%) ISTQB
3 57 (15.49%) Degree
4 24 (6.52%) SC Cleared
4 24 (6.52%) Security Cleared
5 18 (4.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.27%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 176 (47.83%) 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 22 (5.98%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.36%) Puppet
2 5 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.27%) Ansible
3 1 (0.27%) Nessus
3 1 (0.27%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 22 (5.98%) Microsoft
2 16 (4.35%) HP
3 6 (1.63%) hybris
4 5 (1.36%) Oracle
5 4 (1.09%) Telerik
6 3 (0.82%) EPiServer
6 3 (0.82%) Sitecore
6 3 (0.82%) Adobe
6 3 (0.82%) RedDot
6 3 (0.82%) VMware
6 3 (0.82%) Facebook
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
8 1 (0.27%) Perforce
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-45k
Posted: 6 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
TRG
Salary: £30000 - £32000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus, Pension Medical
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough
Blue Town Online
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 30000-32000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Skyscanner
Posted: 17 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Skyscanner
Posted: 24 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 45000-55000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago