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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Testing
Rank 777 826 843
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +17
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 132 139 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 118 123 150
Median salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,750 £47,600
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £33,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +4.76%

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
87589 93360 100944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.87% 86.37% 85.34%
Number of salaries quoted 73004 75835 82109
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 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +19 126 £40,000 +11.11% 13
South East +47 55 £40,000 +8.10% 2
Berkshire +31 30 £50,000 +8.10%
London +23 26 £52,500 +40.00% 6
North West +29 18 £32,500 - 2
Manchester +3 15 £32,500 - 2
Hampshire +28 14 £31,500 +40.00% 1
East of England +28 12 £35,000 -2.77% 1
Maidenhead +18 12 £55,000 +15.78%
Surrey +9 11 £37,500 +11.11%
Reading - 11 £50,000 -
Yorkshire +2 8 £35,000 +12.90% 1
Basingstoke -2 7 £30,000 +5.26%
Ipswich - 7 £35,000 -
Suffolk - 7 £35,000 -
West Yorkshire +12 5 £41,250 +26.92% 1
Leeds +4 5 £41,250 +26.92% 1
Cambridge +7 4 £37,500 +5.63% 1
Cambridgeshire -15 4 £37,500 +4.16% 1
Cardiff - 4 £30,000 - 1
Eastleigh - 4 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £40,000 - 1
South Wales - 4 £30,000 - 1
Wales - 4 £30,000 - 1
Birmingham -12 3 £37,500 -11.76%
West Midlands -24 3 £37,500 -11.76%
City of London +46 2 £45,000 -5.26% 1
South West +8 2 £27,500 -
Bristol +6 2 £27,500 -15.38%
East Midlands +4 2 £36,250 +31.81% 1

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 173 (64.55%) Agile Software Development
2 161 (60.07%) Selenium
3 124 (46.27%) SQL
4 107 (39.93%) QA
5 92 (34.33%) Test Automation
6 84 (31.34%) JIRA
7 80 (29.85%) BDD
8 77 (28.73%) Manual Testing
9 74 (27.61%) Automation Testing
10 72 (26.87%) Microsoft
11 71 (26.49%) Software Testing
12 66 (24.63%) Linux
13 56 (20.90%) Test Scripting
14 55 (20.52%) MySQL
15 50 (18.66%) Java
16 48 (17.91%) SQL Server
17 44 (16.42%) Cucumber
18 43 (16.04%) E-Commerce
19 42 (15.67%) WebDriver
20 39 (14.55%) SoapUI
21 37 (13.81%) Automated Testing
22 36 (13.43%) Scrum
22 36 (13.43%) Test Management
23 35 (13.06%) ISTQB
23 35 (13.06%) .NET
24 34 (12.69%) Mobile App
25 33 (12.31%) Team Foundation Server
25 33 (12.31%) JavaScript
25 33 (12.31%) Windows
25 33 (12.31%) ISEB

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 10 (3.73%) Apache
2 7 (2.61%) Node.js
3 2 (0.75%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.37%) CMS
4 1 (0.37%) Umbraco
Applications
1 15 (5.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.37%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.37%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.99%) Internet
2 2 (0.75%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (20.52%) MySQL
2 48 (17.91%) SQL Server
3 17 (6.34%) Relational Database
4 8 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (1.87%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.49%) Hazelcast
7 2 (0.75%) Big Data
7 2 (0.75%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.75%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.37%) DB2
8 1 (0.37%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 161 (60.07%) Selenium
2 84 (31.34%) JIRA
3 44 (16.42%) Cucumber
4 42 (15.67%) WebDriver
5 39 (14.55%) SoapUI
6 33 (12.31%) Team Foundation Server
7 26 (9.70%) Git (software)
8 25 (9.33%) FitNesse
9 24 (8.96%) Visual Studio
10 20 (7.46%) SpecFlow
11 19 (7.09%) Bugzilla
12 18 (6.72%) HP UFT
13 17 (6.34%) Hudson
13 17 (6.34%) Subversion
14 11 (4.10%) Appium
15 10 (3.73%) Jenkins
16 8 (2.99%) JMeter
17 7 (2.61%) Calabash
17 7 (2.61%) JUnit
17 7 (2.61%) TestNG
General
1 29 (10.82%) Finance
2 13 (4.85%) Games
3 11 (4.10%) Retail
4 10 (3.73%) Marketing
5 9 (3.36%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.61%) Banking
7 6 (2.24%) Advertising
8 4 (1.49%) Back Office
9 2 (0.75%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.75%) Law
9 2 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.37%) Front Office
10 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 99 (36.94%) Analyst
2 94 (35.07%) Test Analyst
3 85 (31.72%) Tester
4 71 (26.49%) Test Engineer
5 43 (16.04%) QA Tester
6 38 (14.18%) Web Tester
7 36 (13.43%) QA Analyst
8 34 (12.69%) QA Engineer
9 31 (11.57%) QA Test Analyst
10 27 (10.07%) SQL Analyst
11 25 (9.33%) QA Test Engineer
12 24 (8.96%) Selenium Test Analyst
12 24 (8.96%) Test Automation Engineer
13 23 (8.58%) Automation Test Lead
14 22 (8.21%) Automation Tester
14 22 (8.21%) Software Test Engineer
15 20 (7.46%) Developer
16 18 (6.72%) Java Automation Tester
17 17 (6.34%) Web Automation Tester
18 15 (5.60%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (13.06%) .NET
2 18 (6.72%) HTML
3 16 (5.97%) CSS
4 14 (5.22%) Web Services
5 10 (3.73%) CSS3
6 8 (2.99%) Django
6 8 (2.99%) Ext JS
6 8 (2.99%) RESTful
7 7 (2.61%) HTML5
8 4 (1.49%) .NET Framework
8 4 (1.49%) ActiveMQ
8 4 (1.49%) Apache Camel
8 4 (1.49%) Backbone.js
9 3 (1.12%) Gherkin
9 3 (1.12%) JSON
9 3 (1.12%) XML
9 3 (1.12%) XML Schema
10 2 (0.75%) Behat
10 2 (0.75%) Castle Windsor
10 2 (0.75%) Fluent NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 34 (12.69%) Mobile App
2 13 (4.85%) Replication
3 10 (3.73%) Computer Science
3 10 (3.73%) IVR
4 9 (3.36%) N-Tier
5 8 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.24%) Digital Media
7 5 (1.87%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.87%) iPad
7 5 (1.87%) User Experience
8 2 (0.75%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.75%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.75%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.75%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.37%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.37%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.37%) EPoS
9 1 (0.37%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 66 (24.63%) Linux
2 33 (12.31%) Windows
3 26 (9.70%) Unix
4 20 (7.46%) Android
5 19 (7.09%) Apple iOS
6 8 (2.99%) Windows 10
6 8 (2.99%) Windows 7
6 8 (2.99%) Windows 8
6 8 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (64.55%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (34.33%) Test Automation
3 80 (29.85%) BDD
4 77 (28.73%) Manual Testing
5 74 (27.61%) Automation Testing
6 71 (26.49%) Software Testing
7 56 (20.90%) Test Scripting
8 43 (16.04%) E-Commerce
9 37 (13.81%) Automated Testing
10 36 (13.43%) Scrum
10 36 (13.43%) Test Management
11 30 (11.19%) User Stories
12 29 (10.82%) TDD
13 26 (9.70%) Performance Testing
13 26 (9.70%) Test Planning
14 23 (8.58%) Software Engineering
15 18 (6.72%) Functional Testing
15 18 (6.72%) User Acceptance Testing
16 17 (6.34%) Regression Testing
16 17 (6.34%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 124 (46.27%) SQL
2 50 (18.66%) Java
3 33 (12.31%) JavaScript
4 30 (11.19%) C#
5 18 (6.72%) Python
6 17 (6.34%) Ruby
7 14 (5.22%) T-SQL
8 7 (2.61%) ActionScript
8 7 (2.61%) Bash Shell
8 7 (2.61%) Lua
9 5 (1.87%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.49%) PHP
11 1 (0.37%) C++
11 1 (0.37%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 35 (13.06%) ISTQB
2 33 (12.31%) ISEB
3 30 (11.19%) Degree
4 5 (1.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (39.93%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.75%) Ansible
3 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 72 (26.87%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.24%) hybris
3 4 (1.49%) HP
4 3 (1.12%) ATG
4 3 (1.12%) Oracle
5 2 (0.75%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.37%) Adobe
6 1 (0.37%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.37%) Google
6 1 (0.37%) Trayport
6 1 (0.37%) VMware
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