Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Web Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Web Testing over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Testing
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 173 210 191
Rank change year-on-year +37 -19 +4
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 19 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.49% 0.042% 0.076%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.047% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 3
Birmingham median annual salary £57,500 £35,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +64.29% +55.56% -35.71%
10th Percentile £26,750 £30,750 £17,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £41,250 £29,950
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £35,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year +50.00% +55.56% -35.71%

Web Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3474 4223 3439
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 90.19% 89.17% 86.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2721 3084 2892
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Web Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Web Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Web Testing in Birmingham

Web Testing
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Web Testing in Birmingham

Web Testing
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Testing in Birmingham over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Web Testing in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Web Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Web Testing.

1 15 (78.95%) C#
1 15 (78.95%) Test Automation
2 13 (68.42%) Java
3 12 (63.16%) TDD
3 12 (63.16%) Cucumber
3 12 (63.16%) Functional Testing
3 12 (63.16%) Selenium
3 12 (63.16%) Protractor
4 11 (57.89%) Jenkins
4 11 (57.89%) Unit Testing
4 11 (57.89%) BDD
4 11 (57.89%) Scala
4 11 (57.89%) Groovy
4 11 (57.89%) RPG
4 11 (57.89%) JUnit
5 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
5 10 (52.63%) Mentoring
6 9 (47.37%) .NET
7 6 (31.58%) ISTQB
7 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (26.32%) WPF
8 5 (26.32%) Degree
8 5 (26.32%) Node.js
8 5 (26.32%) iSeries
8 5 (26.32%) HP UFT
8 5 (26.32%) Regression Testing
8 5 (26.32%) Finance
8 5 (26.32%) Delphi
8 5 (26.32%) HTML
8 5 (26.32%) DB2

Web Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) DB2
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (63.16%) Cucumber
1 12 (63.16%) Protractor
1 12 (63.16%) Selenium
2 11 (57.89%) Jenkins
2 11 (57.89%) JUnit
3 5 (26.32%) HP UFT
3 5 (26.32%) Ranorex
4 1 (5.26%) Jasmine
4 1 (5.26%) JIRA
4 1 (5.26%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Head of Testing
2 5 (26.32%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Architect
2 5 (26.32%) Automation Test Lead
2 5 (26.32%) Lead Architect
2 5 (26.32%) Test Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Test Architect
2 5 (26.32%) Test Automation Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Automation Test Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Manual Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Business Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Junior
5 1 (5.26%) Junior QA Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Junior Tester
5 1 (5.26%) QA Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Software Tester
5 1 (5.26%) UI Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) .NET
2 5 (26.32%) HTML
2 5 (26.32%) Node.js
2 5 (26.32%) WPF
3 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.26%) Angular 2
4 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.26%) HTML5
4 1 (5.26%) jQuery
4 1 (5.26%) React
4 1 (5.26%) Spring Boot
4 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) iSeries
1 5 (26.32%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Test Automation
2 12 (63.16%) Functional Testing
2 12 (63.16%) TDD
3 11 (57.89%) BDD
3 11 (57.89%) Unit Testing
4 10 (52.63%) Mentoring
5 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (26.32%) Regression Testing
7 4 (21.05%) Kanban
7 4 (21.05%) Performance Testing
7 4 (21.05%) Scrum
7 4 (21.05%) System Testing
7 4 (21.05%) Test Planning
8 2 (10.53%) Scenario Testing
9 1 (5.26%) API Testing
9 1 (5.26%) Front End Development
9 1 (5.26%) Line Management
9 1 (5.26%) Test Management
9 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
9 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) C#
2 13 (68.42%) Java
3 11 (57.89%) Groovy
3 11 (57.89%) RPG
3 11 (57.89%) Scala
4 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
5 5 (26.32%) Delphi
6 4 (21.05%) VB.NET
7 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) ISTQB
2 5 (26.32%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) IBM
2 1 (5.26%) Yardi