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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Testing
Rank 207 202 198
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 11 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.20% 0.20% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.26% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 6
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +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
4769 4298 4319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.69% 80.10% 79.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3886 3556 3655
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,809
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,682 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 0 8 £32,500 -27.77%
Birmingham - 2 £24,250 -
Warwickshire - 1 £35,000 -
Web Testing
England

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 11 (50.00%) ISEB
2 10 (45.45%) Automated Testing
3 9 (40.91%) QA
3 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (36.36%) Selenium
4 8 (36.36%) ISTQB
5 7 (31.82%) Manual Testing
5 7 (31.82%) SDLC
6 6 (27.27%) Software Testing
7 5 (22.73%) Test Scripting
7 5 (22.73%) Scrum
7 5 (22.73%) PHP
7 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
8 4 (18.18%) MySQL
8 4 (18.18%) SOAP
8 4 (18.18%) Windows
8 4 (18.18%) JIRA
8 4 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (18.18%) User Stories
9 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
9 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
9 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (13.64%) Load Testing
9 3 (13.64%) Integration Testing
9 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
9 3 (13.64%) FitNesse
9 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
9 3 (13.64%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (13.64%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Selenium
2 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (18.18%) JIRA
3 3 (13.64%) FitNesse
3 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
3 3 (13.64%) HP UFT
4 2 (9.09%) Bugzilla
5 1 (4.55%) WebDriver
5 1 (4.55%) FogBugz
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Tester
2 5 (22.73%) Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Test Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Test Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) QA Tester
4 3 (13.64%) Test Team Leader
4 3 (13.64%) Software Tester
4 3 (13.64%) Team Leader
4 3 (13.64%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Automation Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Testing Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Automated Tester
5 1 (4.55%) QA Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Quality Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) SOAP
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) EPoS
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
2 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
3 1 (4.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Automated Testing
2 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (31.82%) Manual Testing
3 7 (31.82%) SDLC
4 6 (27.27%) Software Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Scrum
5 5 (22.73%) Test Scripting
6 4 (18.18%) User Stories
7 3 (13.64%) Load Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Integration Testing
8 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 2 (9.09%) Regression Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
9 1 (4.55%) Coaching
9 1 (4.55%) People Management
9 1 (4.55%) Automation Testing
9 1 (4.55%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) PHP
2 3 (13.64%) C
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) ISEB
2 8 (36.36%) ISTQB
3 4 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (40.91%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) VMware
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