Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 912 877 966
Rank change year-on-year -35 +89 +64
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 251 336 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.21% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 242 324 331
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £26,300 £27,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -4.00%

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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 151740 159655 182630
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.91% 89.41% 88.75%
Number of salaries quoted 120747 133850 152095
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

Web Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Testing in England

Web Testing
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Web Testing in England

Web Testing
Salary Histogram in England

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

Salary histogram for Web Testing in England

Web Testing
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Testing within the England region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -17 115 £57,500 +19.79% 5
North of England -7 63 £33,250 -16.88% 5
Yorkshire +7 46 £32,500 -23.53% 4
Midlands +35 32 £44,500 +36.92% 3
South East +20 24 £35,000 - 6
West Midlands +22 21 £52,500 +50.00% 1
South West +31 17 £35,000 +7.69% 1
North West -26 16 £40,000 +23.08% 1
East Midlands +28 11 £40,000 +23.08% 2
East of England -16 1 £30,000 -11.11%
North East - 1 £28,000 -
Web Testing
UK

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 England region with a requirement for Web Testing.

1 221 (88.05%) Test Automation
2 158 (62.95%) Agile Software Development
3 133 (52.99%) QA
4 132 (52.59%) Selenium
5 81 (32.27%) SQL
6 75 (29.88%) Cucumber
7 71 (28.29%) Java
8 67 (26.69%) BDD
9 57 (22.71%) Manual Testing
10 55 (21.91%) ISEB
11 54 (21.51%) Regression Testing
12 53 (21.12%) Finance
12 53 (21.12%) C#
13 52 (20.72%) ISTQB
14 47 (18.73%) WebDriver
15 46 (18.33%) Test Scripting
16 44 (17.53%) HTML
17 42 (16.73%) SoapUI
18 40 (15.94%) JavaScript
19 39 (15.54%) Jenkins
20 38 (15.14%) QA Automation
21 37 (14.74%) Software Testing
22 36 (14.34%) XML
22 36 (14.34%) Scenario Testing
23 35 (13.94%) TDD
23 35 (13.94%) JIRA
24 33 (13.15%) Continuous Integration
24 33 (13.15%) Web Services
24 33 (13.15%) .NET
24 33 (13.15%) E-Commerce

Web Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (1.99%) Confluence
2 2 (0.80%) IIS
3 1 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.40%) CMS
3 1 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.40%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 20 (7.97%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.99%) Magento
3 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.79%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.59%) BrowserStack
4 3 (1.20%) GitHub
4 3 (1.20%) SaaS
4 3 (1.20%) Sauce Labs
5 2 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.40%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 28 (11.16%) HTTP
2 14 (5.58%) Internet
3 4 (1.59%) PuTTY
3 4 (1.59%) WinSCP
4 2 (0.80%) Intranet
5 1 (0.40%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (10.36%) Relational Database
2 20 (7.97%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.99%) DB2
4 4 (1.59%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.59%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.40%) Big Data
5 1 (0.40%) Blockchain
5 1 (0.40%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.40%) SQLBase
Development Applications
1 132 (52.59%) Selenium
2 75 (29.88%) Cucumber
3 47 (18.73%) WebDriver
4 42 (16.73%) SoapUI
5 39 (15.54%) Jenkins
6 35 (13.94%) JIRA
7 21 (8.37%) RSpec
8 20 (7.97%) Team Foundation Server
9 17 (6.77%) JUnit
10 16 (6.37%) SpecFlow
11 14 (5.58%) Protractor
12 13 (5.18%) WATIR
13 12 (4.78%) Appium
13 12 (4.78%) HP UFT
14 10 (3.98%) Git (software)
15 8 (3.19%) Calabash
16 7 (2.79%) Toad
16 7 (2.79%) Visual Studio
17 6 (2.39%) JMeter
17 6 (2.39%) Ranorex
General
1 53 (21.12%) Finance
2 23 (9.16%) Retail
3 18 (7.17%) Banking
4 9 (3.59%) Advertising
5 8 (3.19%) Games
6 5 (1.99%) Marketing
7 3 (1.20%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 98 (39.04%) Tester
2 78 (31.08%) Analyst
3 72 (28.69%) Test Analyst
4 35 (13.94%) Automation Tester
5 29 (11.55%) Test Leader
6 27 (10.76%) Selenium Tester
7 25 (9.96%) Lead Tester
8 23 (9.16%) Software Tester
8 23 (9.16%) Test Engineer
9 22 (8.76%) Technical Leader
9 22 (8.76%) Technical Tester
10 20 (7.97%) QA Tester
11 18 (7.17%) QA Engineer
12 15 (5.98%) Senior Tester
13 14 (5.58%) Automation Test Analyst
13 14 (5.58%) Senior Analyst
13 14 (5.58%) Senior Test Analyst
14 12 (4.78%) QA Automation Engineer
15 11 (4.38%) Senior Automation Tester
15 11 (4.38%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (17.53%) HTML
2 36 (14.34%) XML
3 33 (13.15%) .NET
3 33 (13.15%) Web Services
4 28 (11.16%) SOAP
5 10 (3.98%) Gherkin
6 7 (2.79%) CSS
7 6 (2.39%) AngularJS
7 6 (2.39%) Node.js
7 6 (2.39%) React
8 5 (1.99%) WPF
9 4 (1.59%) ASP.NET
9 4 (1.59%) Backbone.js
9 4 (1.59%) JSON
9 4 (1.59%) REST
9 4 (1.59%) Symfony
10 3 (1.20%) HTML5
10 3 (1.20%) jQuery
11 2 (0.80%) RESTful
11 2 (0.80%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.56%) Mobile App
2 16 (6.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 13 (5.18%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.98%) Fintech
5 6 (2.39%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.39%) User Experience
6 5 (1.99%) iSeries
7 4 (1.59%) iPad
8 2 (0.80%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.80%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.40%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.40%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.40%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 31 (12.35%) Linux
2 11 (4.38%) Android
2 11 (4.38%) Apple iOS
2 11 (4.38%) Windows
3 4 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (1.59%) Windows Server
3 4 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.40%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (88.05%) Test Automation
2 158 (62.95%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (26.69%) BDD
4 57 (22.71%) Manual Testing
5 54 (21.51%) Regression Testing
6 46 (18.33%) Test Scripting
7 38 (15.14%) QA Automation
8 37 (14.74%) Software Testing
9 36 (14.34%) Scenario Testing
10 35 (13.94%) TDD
11 33 (13.15%) Continuous Integration
11 33 (13.15%) E-Commerce
11 33 (13.15%) SDLC
12 32 (12.75%) Scrum
13 29 (11.55%) Functional Testing
14 28 (11.16%) Integration Testing
14 28 (11.16%) User Acceptance Testing
15 26 (10.36%) Continuous Delivery
16 25 (9.96%) Test Planning
16 25 (9.96%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (32.27%) SQL
2 71 (28.29%) Java
3 53 (21.12%) C#
4 40 (15.94%) JavaScript
5 30 (11.95%) Ruby
6 12 (4.78%) Groovy
6 12 (4.78%) PHP
6 12 (4.78%) RPG
6 12 (4.78%) Scala
7 5 (1.99%) Delphi
7 5 (1.99%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.59%) F#
8 4 (1.59%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.20%) Python
10 2 (0.80%) C
10 2 (0.80%) ES6
Qualifications
1 55 (21.91%) ISEB
2 52 (20.72%) ISTQB
3 25 (9.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 18 (7.17%) Degree
5 4 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (1.20%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.20%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 133 (52.99%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (1.59%) vSphere
2 1 (0.40%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (2.79%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.40%) Kibana
2 1 (0.40%) Puppet
2 1 (0.40%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (8.37%) Google
2 19 (7.57%) Microsoft
3 17 (6.77%) Twitter
4 11 (4.38%) Oracle
5 10 (3.98%) Capita
6 9 (3.59%) HP
7 5 (1.99%) IBM
8 4 (1.59%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.59%) Software AG
8 4 (1.59%) VMware
8 4 (1.59%) webMethods
9 1 (0.40%) Apple
9 1 (0.40%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.40%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.40%) Telerik
9 1 (0.40%) Yardi