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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Testing
Rank 219 199 192
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -7
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 7 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.12% 0.095% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.12% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 5
Average salary £35,000 £28,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
4651 4131 3599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.92% 78.66% 75.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3983 3506 3054
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
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 20 October 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
(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 - 5 £35,000 -
Birmingham -11 2 £35,000 +25.00%
Web Testing
England

Web Testing
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 15 (88.24%) E-Commerce
1 15 (88.24%) Software Testing
2 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) Test Scripting
4 6 (35.29%) Automated Testing
5 5 (29.41%) Back Office
6 4 (23.53%) .NET
6 4 (23.53%) Scrum
7 3 (17.65%) Games
8 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
9 1 (5.88%) Validation
9 1 (5.88%) ISEB
9 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (5.88%) Manual Testing

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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.

General
1 5 (29.41%) Back Office
2 3 (17.65%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Test Team Leader
1 8 (47.06%) Team Leader
2 7 (41.18%) Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Test Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Software Team Leader
4 2 (11.76%) Web Tester
4 2 (11.76%) Tester
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) E-Commerce
1 15 (88.24%) Software Testing
2 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) Test Scripting
4 6 (35.29%) Automated Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Scrum
6 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Validation
7 1 (5.88%) Manual Testing
7 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ISEB