The table below looks at the statistics for Web Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Testing over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Testing
Rank 210 204 197
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 12 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.19% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 10
Average salary £33,750 £45,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +44.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £35,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Web Testing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4886 4315 4255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.00% 79.86% 78.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4006 3600 3591
Average salary £42,500 £41,405 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.64% +3.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Web Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Web Testing across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Web Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Web Testing
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Web Testing across the West Midlands region.

Web Testing Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Web Testing
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Web Testing across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Web Testing Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Web Testing
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Testing within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Staffordshire +4 5 £32,500 -27.77% 2
Birmingham - 5 £42,500 -
Warwickshire - 2 £35,000 -
Web Testing
England

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 12 (60.00%) ISEB
2 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) Automated Testing
2 9 (45.00%) ISTQB
3 8 (40.00%) QA
3 8 (40.00%) Selenium
4 6 (30.00%) Test Scripting
4 6 (30.00%) Manual Testing
4 6 (30.00%) User Stories
4 6 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (25.00%) SDLC
5 5 (25.00%) Load Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 5 (25.00%) FitNesse
5 5 (25.00%) HP UFT
5 5 (25.00%) C
6 4 (20.00%) PHP
6 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (15.00%) Windows 8
7 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (15.00%) Finance
7 3 (15.00%) Scrum
7 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
7 3 (15.00%) MySQL
7 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.00%) SOAP

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Selenium
2 5 (25.00%) FitNesse
2 5 (25.00%) HP UFT
3 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (10.00%) JIRA
6 1 (5.00%) Bugzilla
6 1 (5.00%) FogBugz
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Games
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Tester
2 5 (25.00%) QA Tester
3 4 (20.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Test Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Test Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Test Team Leader
5 2 (10.00%) Software Tester
5 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
5 2 (10.00%) Software Team Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Web Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Automation Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Testing Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Mobile Tester
6 1 (5.00%) QA Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Quality Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) SOAP
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) EPoS
1 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (15.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (45.00%) Automated Testing
2 6 (30.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (30.00%) Manual Testing
2 6 (30.00%) User Stories
3 5 (25.00%) SDLC
3 5 (25.00%) Load Testing
3 5 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Scrum
6 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.00%) Regression Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Test Management
7 1 (5.00%) Automation Testing
7 1 (5.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) C
2 4 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) VB
3 1 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) ISEB
2 9 (45.00%) ISTQB
3 6 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) VMware
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