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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Testing
Rank 708 689 659
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -30
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 190 189 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.22% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 185 162 209
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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
93593 86753 92892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.96% 81.19% 79.05%
Number of salaries quoted 74739 71234 78546
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 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 22 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 22 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 +4 175 £39,000 +4.00% 12
London +2 63 £50,000 +25.00% 4
South East -22 52 £42,500 +23.18% 4
East of England +4 27 £32,500 -53.57%
Berkshire +18 22 £50,000 +66.66% 2
Reading - 19 £50,000 -
Cambridgeshire -3 13 £35,000 -50.00%
Cambridge +14 12 £35,000 +7.69%
Hampshire -10 11 £35,000 -30.00%
Scotland -15 10 £37,500 +70.45%
West Midlands -3 9 £35,000 +27.27%
Buckinghamshire +5 8 £41,750 +28.46%
Southampton -5 8 £35,000 -30.00%
City of London -5 8 £52,500 +31.25% 2
South West -26 8 £30,000 +9.09%
Yorkshire -44 8 £31,500 -21.25% 1
Staffordshire - 8 £35,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 8 £35,000 -
Milton Keynes -9 7 £42,500 +30.76%
Edinburgh -11 7 £37,500 +74.41%
North West -21 7 £35,500 +9.23% 3
Somerset - 7 £30,000 -
Bath - 7 £30,000 -
Essex +9 6 £28,000 -
Manchester -13 6 £35,250 +6.81% 1
Southend-on-Sea - 6 £28,000 -
Hertfordshire - 6 £32,500 -
Bedfordshire -8 5 £70,000 +1.81%
Oxfordshire 0 4 £27,000 -1.81%
South Yorkshire - 4 £41,000 -

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 195 (55.08%) Agile Software Development
2 170 (48.02%) Selenium
3 162 (45.76%) QA
4 108 (30.51%) SQL
5 105 (29.66%) Automation Testing
6 93 (26.27%) Automated Testing
7 81 (22.88%) Test Scripting
8 80 (22.60%) ISEB
9 78 (22.03%) C#
10 71 (20.06%) Software Testing
11 64 (18.08%) E-Commerce
11 64 (18.08%) Manual Testing
12 61 (17.23%) JavaScript
12 61 (17.23%) .NET
13 59 (16.67%) Java
14 57 (16.10%) Regression Testing
15 56 (15.82%) ISTQB
16 54 (15.25%) Degree
17 53 (14.97%) JIRA
18 52 (14.69%) TDD
18 52 (14.69%) Scrum
18 52 (14.69%) HTML
18 52 (14.69%) SQL Server
19 48 (13.56%) Python
20 47 (13.28%) WebDriver
21 46 (12.99%) Cucumber
22 45 (12.71%) Windows
23 41 (11.58%) XML
23 41 (11.58%) System Testing
24 39 (11.02%) BDD

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 25 (7.06%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (1.98%) CMS
3 6 (1.69%) Apache
4 3 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (0.85%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (0.28%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.28%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.28%) Drupal
5 1 (0.28%) WordPress
5 1 (0.28%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (2.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.39%) SaaS
2 11 (3.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.13%) GitHub
4 3 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (7.06%) HTTP
2 21 (5.93%) Internet
3 4 (1.13%) Wireless
4 2 (0.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.28%) DNS
5 1 (0.28%) SMS
5 1 (0.28%) FTP
5 1 (0.28%) NNTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (14.69%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.11%) Relational Database
3 9 (2.54%) MySQL
4 5 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.56%) Big Data
6 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.56%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.28%) DB2
7 1 (0.28%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.28%) UniData
7 1 (0.28%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.28%) Hazelcast
7 1 (0.28%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 170 (48.02%) Selenium
2 53 (14.97%) JIRA
3 47 (13.28%) WebDriver
4 46 (12.99%) Cucumber
5 36 (10.17%) QuickTest Pro
6 26 (7.34%) Selenium IDE
7 19 (5.37%) Git (software)
8 18 (5.08%) Jenkins
9 16 (4.52%) Team Foundation Server
10 15 (4.24%) FitNesse
11 13 (3.67%) Capybara
12 11 (3.11%) JUnit
12 11 (3.11%) LoadRunner
12 11 (3.11%) NUnit
13 9 (2.54%) SpecFlow
14 8 (2.26%) QUnit
15 7 (1.98%) Robotium
15 7 (1.98%) PhantomJS
15 7 (1.98%) Calabash
16 6 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 37 (10.45%) Finance
2 31 (8.76%) Retail
3 19 (5.37%) Games
4 10 (2.82%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.54%) Banking
6 8 (2.26%) Publishing
7 6 (1.69%) Marketing
7 6 (1.69%) Back Office
8 4 (1.13%) Advertising
9 1 (0.28%) Electronics
9 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.28%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.28%) Online Betting
9 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.28%) Local Government
9 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.28%) Billing
9 1 (0.28%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 169 (47.74%) Analyst
2 149 (42.09%) Test Analyst
3 98 (27.68%) Tester
4 52 (14.69%) Software Tester
5 37 (10.45%) Test Engineer
6 33 (9.32%) QA Analyst
7 27 (7.63%) Senior Test Analyst
7 27 (7.63%) Senior Analyst
8 20 (5.65%) Team Leader
8 20 (5.65%) QA Engineer
9 19 (5.37%) Software Test Analyst
10 18 (5.08%) Web Analyst
11 17 (4.80%) Web Test Analyst
11 17 (4.80%) QA Test Analyst
12 16 (4.52%) Test Team Leader
13 13 (3.67%) Web Tester
14 11 (3.11%) Automation Engineer
14 11 (3.11%) Senior Tester
14 11 (3.11%) QA Tester
15 9 (2.54%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (17.23%) .NET
2 52 (14.69%) HTML
3 41 (11.58%) XML
4 27 (7.63%) ASP.NET
5 22 (6.21%) CSS
6 18 (5.08%) Gherkin
7 12 (3.39%) Web Services
8 11 (3.11%) REST
9 10 (2.82%) jQuery
10 7 (1.98%) SOAP
10 7 (1.98%) Ajax
10 7 (1.98%) AngularJS
11 5 (1.41%) Highcharts JS
12 4 (1.13%) WinForms
13 3 (0.85%) Backbone.js
14 2 (0.56%) KnockoutJS
14 2 (0.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 2 (0.56%) Ember.js
14 2 (0.56%) JSR 170
14 2 (0.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 35 (9.89%) Computer Science
2 31 (8.76%) Mobile App
3 28 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (4.80%) User Experience
5 10 (2.82%) Online Games
6 9 (2.54%) Chip and PIN
6 9 (2.54%) Open Source
7 4 (1.13%) Blackberry
8 3 (0.85%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.85%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.56%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (0.56%) Social Media
9 2 (0.56%) IVR
9 2 (0.56%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.56%) Statistics
9 2 (0.56%) Handset
10 1 (0.28%) AS400
10 1 (0.28%) DTV
10 1 (0.28%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 45 (12.71%) Windows
2 30 (8.47%) Linux
3 25 (7.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (4.80%) Android
5 16 (4.52%) Apple iOS
6 13 (3.67%) UNIX
7 4 (1.13%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.56%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.28%) Debian
9 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (55.08%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (29.66%) Automation Testing
3 93 (26.27%) Automated Testing
4 81 (22.88%) Test Scripting
5 71 (20.06%) Software Testing
6 64 (18.08%) E-Commerce
6 64 (18.08%) Manual Testing
7 57 (16.10%) Regression Testing
8 52 (14.69%) TDD
8 52 (14.69%) Scrum
9 41 (11.58%) System Testing
10 39 (11.02%) BDD
11 38 (10.73%) Test Automation
11 38 (10.73%) User Acceptance Testing
12 27 (7.63%) Performance Testing
13 26 (7.34%) Continuous Integration
14 22 (6.21%) Test Management
14 22 (6.21%) Functional Testing
15 18 (5.08%) Test Strategy
15 18 (5.08%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 108 (30.51%) SQL
2 78 (22.03%) C#
3 61 (17.23%) JavaScript
4 59 (16.67%) Java
5 48 (13.56%) Python
6 35 (9.89%) Ruby
7 33 (9.32%) PHP
8 24 (6.78%) XPath
9 22 (6.21%) T-SQL
10 14 (3.95%) C
11 10 (2.82%) Perl
12 9 (2.54%) VB.NET
13 4 (1.13%) C++
14 3 (0.85%) Scala
15 2 (0.56%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.56%) VBScript
16 1 (0.28%) VB
16 1 (0.28%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.28%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 80 (22.60%) ISEB
2 56 (15.82%) ISTQB
3 54 (15.25%) Degree
4 26 (7.34%) Security Cleared
5 25 (7.06%) SC Cleared
6 17 (4.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.28%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 162 (45.76%) QA
2 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.28%) ISA Server
2 1 (0.28%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 24 (6.78%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.41%) Puppet
2 5 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.28%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.28%) Nessus
3 1 (0.28%) Ansible
Vendors
1 22 (6.21%) Microsoft
2 18 (5.08%) HP
3 4 (1.13%) Telerik
3 4 (1.13%) Oracle
4 3 (0.85%) RedDot
4 3 (0.85%) Adobe
4 3 (0.85%) VMware
4 3 (0.85%) EPiServer
4 3 (0.85%) Sitecore
4 3 (0.85%) Facebook
5 2 (0.56%) hybris
5 2 (0.56%) JBoss
6 1 (0.28%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.28%) SAP
6 1 (0.28%) IBM
6 1 (0.28%) Symbian
6 1 (0.28%) Sony
6 1 (0.28%) Perforce
6 1 (0.28%) i2
6 1 (0.28%) Lotus
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