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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Testing
Rank 742 723 583
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -140
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 161 219 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.18% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.22% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 139 185 290
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £32,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.93% -8.57%

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
92198 99056 90547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.20% 82.02% 80.15%
Number of salaries quoted 74623 79502 74331
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -28 151 £37,000 +5.71% 17
London -25 39 £40,000 - 4
South East -17 29 £42,500 +13.33% 4
East of England +37 23 £36,000 +2.85%
Yorkshire +18 23 £32,500 +1.56% 4
Cambridgeshire +28 21 £36,000 +10.76%
Cambridge +27 18 £44,000 +35.38%
South Yorkshire +10 18 £33,750 +22.72% 2
Sheffield +15 16 £32,500 +18.18% 2
Berkshire +7 15 £47,500 - 1
North West -25 12 £32,500 +8.33%
Manchester -2 11 £32,500 +3.17%
West Midlands -13 10 £37,000 +23.33% 1
Scotland +23 7 £45,000 +23.28%
East Midlands +15 6 £35,000 - 3
Staffordshire +4 5 £45,000 +104.54% 1
Middlesex - 5 £37,000 -
City of London +16 4 £52,500 +10.52% 2
Northamptonshire +1 4 £35,000 - 1
West Yorkshire 0 4 £32,500 +1.56% 2
Birmingham 0 4 £17,500 -40.67%
Northampton 0 4 £35,000 -
Leeds -1 4 £32,500 +1.56% 2
North East -2 4 £26,500 -7.45% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -6 4 £26,500 -7.45%
Tyne and Wear -7 4 £26,500 -7.45% 1
South West -15 4 £32,500 -13.33%
Gateshead - 4 £26,500 - 1
Glasgow - 4 £45,000 -
Edinburgh +14 3 £45,000 +23.28%

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 162 (53.64%) Selenium
2 160 (52.98%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (35.10%) QA
4 101 (33.44%) SQL
5 93 (30.79%) Automated Testing
6 82 (27.15%) Software Testing
7 80 (26.49%) Java
8 79 (26.16%) Test Scripting
9 76 (25.17%) ISEB
10 74 (24.50%) ISTQB
11 67 (22.19%) Scrum
12 59 (19.54%) C#
13 58 (19.21%) JIRA
14 55 (18.21%) Finance
15 52 (17.22%) JavaScript
16 50 (16.56%) Test Automation
17 49 (16.23%) Manual Testing
17 49 (16.23%) Degree
18 44 (14.57%) HTML
18 44 (14.57%) .NET
18 44 (14.57%) Cucumber
19 42 (13.91%) Regression Testing
20 39 (12.91%) Computer Science
21 37 (12.25%) Android
21 37 (12.25%) User Acceptance Testing
21 37 (12.25%) E-Commerce
22 36 (11.92%) Automation Testing
23 35 (11.59%) Mobile App
23 35 (11.59%) Windows
24 34 (11.26%) Apple iOS

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (4.30%) Confluence
2 8 (2.65%) Node.js
3 3 (0.99%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.66%) CMS
4 2 (0.66%) Apache
5 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (1.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.33%) Acrobat
2 1 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.33%) MS Project
2 1 (0.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.62%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (3.97%) SaaS
3 10 (3.31%) GitHub
4 7 (2.32%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (2.32%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.33%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.63%) HTTP
2 9 (2.98%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.32%) HTTPS
3 4 (1.32%) Internet
3 4 (1.32%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.33%) Network Security
4 1 (0.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.31%) MySQL
2 10 (3.31%) NoSQL
3 9 (2.98%) Redis
3 9 (2.98%) MongoDB
4 8 (2.65%) Amazon Redshift
4 8 (2.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 5 (1.66%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.32%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 162 (53.64%) Selenium
2 58 (19.21%) JIRA
3 44 (14.57%) Cucumber
4 32 (10.60%) WebDriver
5 30 (9.93%) JMeter
6 28 (9.27%) QuickTest Pro
6 28 (9.27%) Git (software)
6 28 (9.27%) Jenkins
7 19 (6.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 16 (5.30%) Subversion
9 14 (4.64%) Selenium IDE
10 11 (3.64%) Ant
10 11 (3.64%) SoapUI
11 10 (3.31%) FitNesse
12 9 (2.98%) TeamCity
13 8 (2.65%) Bugzilla
14 7 (2.32%) JUnit
15 6 (1.99%) Visual Studio
15 6 (1.99%) LoadRunner
15 6 (1.99%) Firebug
General
1 55 (18.21%) Finance
2 19 (6.29%) Games
3 17 (5.63%) Retail
4 16 (5.30%) Banking
5 11 (3.64%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.32%) Marketing
7 4 (1.32%) Legal
8 3 (0.99%) Back Office
9 1 (0.33%) Law
9 1 (0.33%) Publishing
9 1 (0.33%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 128 (42.38%) Analyst
2 120 (39.74%) Test Analyst
3 87 (28.81%) Tester
4 42 (13.91%) Test Engineer
5 28 (9.27%) Developer
6 27 (8.94%) QA Engineer
6 27 (8.94%) Automation Tester
7 24 (7.95%) Software Tester
8 23 (7.62%) Software Engineer
9 22 (7.28%) Software Test Engineer
9 22 (7.28%) Automation Engineer
10 16 (5.30%) Agile Test Analyst
11 15 (4.97%) Web Tester
11 15 (4.97%) Test Manager
12 14 (4.64%) Senior Analyst
12 14 (4.64%) Senior Test Analyst
12 14 (4.64%) Senior Tester
13 13 (4.30%) Selenium Test Analyst
14 11 (3.64%) Web Test Analyst
14 11 (3.64%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (14.57%) HTML
1 44 (14.57%) .NET
2 33 (10.93%) CSS
3 27 (8.94%) Web Services
3 27 (8.94%) XML
4 21 (6.95%) jQuery
5 13 (4.30%) Ajax
5 13 (4.30%) SOAP
6 12 (3.97%) .NET Framework
7 11 (3.64%) RESTful
8 10 (3.31%) AngularJS
8 10 (3.31%) ASP.NET
9 7 (2.32%) HTML5
9 7 (2.32%) REST
10 4 (1.32%) CSS3
10 4 (1.32%) Natural Language Processing
10 4 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (1.32%) WinForms
11 3 (0.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (0.66%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 39 (12.91%) Computer Science
2 35 (11.59%) Mobile App
3 18 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (4.64%) User Experience
5 13 (4.30%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (2.65%) Online Games
7 6 (1.99%) Open Source
8 5 (1.66%) Mobile Payment
8 5 (1.66%) Smartphone
9 4 (1.32%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.32%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.99%) Chip and PIN
10 3 (0.99%) Bitcoin
11 2 (0.66%) IVR
11 2 (0.66%) W3C
11 2 (0.66%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.66%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.66%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.33%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 37 (12.25%) Android
2 35 (11.59%) Windows
3 34 (11.26%) Apple iOS
4 25 (8.28%) Linux
5 12 (3.97%) UNIX
6 4 (1.32%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.66%) Solaris
9 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (52.98%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (30.79%) Automated Testing
3 82 (27.15%) Software Testing
4 79 (26.16%) Test Scripting
5 67 (22.19%) Scrum
6 50 (16.56%) Test Automation
7 49 (16.23%) Manual Testing
8 42 (13.91%) Regression Testing
9 37 (12.25%) E-Commerce
9 37 (12.25%) User Acceptance Testing
10 36 (11.92%) Automation Testing
11 30 (9.93%) TDD
12 29 (9.60%) Software Engineering
13 27 (8.94%) Continuous Integration
13 27 (8.94%) BDD
14 25 (8.28%) Performance Testing
15 21 (6.95%) Functional Testing
15 21 (6.95%) User Stories
16 18 (5.96%) Test Strategy
17 17 (5.63%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 101 (33.44%) SQL
2 80 (26.49%) Java
3 59 (19.54%) C#
4 52 (17.22%) JavaScript
5 23 (7.62%) Ruby
6 22 (7.28%) Python
7 18 (5.96%) C++
7 18 (5.96%) PHP
8 14 (4.64%) C
9 9 (2.98%) Perl
10 6 (1.99%) VB
11 4 (1.32%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.66%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.66%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 76 (25.17%) ISEB
2 74 (24.50%) ISTQB
3 49 (16.23%) Degree
4 13 (4.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.66%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (35.10%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (3.97%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (2.98%) Puppet
2 9 (2.98%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (4.30%) Microsoft
2 9 (2.98%) HP
3 6 (1.99%) Oracle
4 3 (0.99%) DevExpress
5 2 (0.66%) VMware
6 1 (0.33%) Hyland
6 1 (0.33%) Google
6 1 (0.33%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.33%) FatWire
6 1 (0.33%) Adobe
6 1 (0.33%) hybris
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