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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Testing
Rank 198 180 186
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +6
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 10 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.20% 0.27% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.33% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 8
Average salary £35,000 £29,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.64% -15.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £25,000 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £34,000 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.53%
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
4108 3295 3588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.39% 80.13% 76.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3442 2623 3040
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 February 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 27 February 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
Staffordshire -3 4 £45,000 +104.54% 2
Birmingham -17 4 £26,250 -9.48%
Brierley Hill - 2 £23,000 - 1
Web Testing
England

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 8 (47.06%) Software Testing
2 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
2 6 (35.29%) HTML
3 5 (29.41%) Finance
3 5 (29.41%) Selenium
3 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
4 4 (23.53%) Games
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) Automated Testing
5 3 (17.65%) CSS
5 3 (17.65%) Back Office
5 3 (17.65%) ISEB
5 3 (17.65%) QA
5 3 (17.65%) System Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Integration Testing
5 3 (17.65%) People Management
6 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (11.76%) Manual Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Load Testing
6 2 (11.76%) User Stories
6 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
6 2 (11.76%) Automation Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
6 2 (11.76%) FitNesse
6 2 (11.76%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (11.76%) HTTP
6 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
6 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
6 2 (11.76%) C

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) HTTP
1 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Selenium
2 2 (11.76%) FitNesse
2 2 (11.76%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (5.88%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
3 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Games
3 3 (17.65%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Tester
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Test Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Web Tester
4 3 (17.65%) Software Test Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Applications Tester
4 3 (17.65%) Software Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Test Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Test Team Leader
4 3 (17.65%) Team Leader
5 2 (11.76%) QA Tester
5 2 (11.76%) Software Team Leader
5 2 (11.76%) Mobile Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Automation Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Games Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Manual Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) HTML
2 3 (17.65%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Open Source
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Software Testing
2 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
3 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) Automated Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Integration Testing
5 3 (17.65%) System Testing
5 3 (17.65%) People Management
6 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
6 2 (11.76%) User Stories
6 2 (11.76%) Automation Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Scrum
6 2 (11.76%) Manual Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Load Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Validation
7 1 (5.88%) Test Planning
7 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) C
1 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) VB
2 1 (5.88%) PHP
2 1 (5.88%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) C++
2 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) ISEB
2 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
2 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.88%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
Stoke-on-Trent
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Brierley Hill
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago