The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Testing
England / North West
Rank 237 232 249
Rank change year-on-year -5 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 12 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.20% 0.11% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.12% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 12
Median salary £32,000 £30,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -3.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,750 £25,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £36,500 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year +14.28% -3.44%  

Web Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5552 4995 5843
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.38% 87.86% 88.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4608 4156 4703
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Web Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Web Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Web Testing in the North West

Web Testing
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Web Testing in the North West

Web Testing
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Testing in the North West over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Web Testing in the North West

Web Testing
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Testing within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -10 11 £32,000 -1.53% 2
Cheshire - 1 - - 1
Web Testing
England

Web Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 North West region with a requirement for Web Testing.

1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) Selenium
2 8 (42.11%) iPad
3 7 (36.84%) Test Scripting
3 7 (36.84%) Manual Testing
3 7 (36.84%) C#
3 7 (36.84%) .NET
3 7 (36.84%) Software Testing
3 7 (36.84%) ISTQB
4 5 (26.32%) Automated Testing
4 5 (26.32%) MySQL
4 5 (26.32%) Mobile App
5 4 (21.05%) Apple iOS
5 4 (21.05%) Android
5 4 (21.05%) ISEB
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
5 4 (21.05%) SQL
6 3 (15.79%) Scrum
6 3 (15.79%) QA
6 3 (15.79%) Automation Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Defect Management
7 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (10.53%) Coaching
7 2 (10.53%) Process Improvement
7 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
7 2 (10.53%) Functional Testing
7 2 (10.53%) JIRA
7 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
7 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Bugzilla

Web Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) MySQL
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Selenium
2 2 (10.53%) Bugzilla
2 2 (10.53%) JIRA
3 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Tester
2 7 (36.84%) Software Tester
3 5 (26.32%) Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Test Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) QA Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Automation Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Test Automation Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Test Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Automation Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Java Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Junior
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Software Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Manual Tester
6 1 (5.26%) QA Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) QA Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
3 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) iPad
2 5 (26.32%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Android
1 4 (21.05%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Manual Testing
2 7 (36.84%) Software Testing
2 7 (36.84%) Test Scripting
3 5 (26.32%) Automated Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Automation Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Defect Management
4 3 (15.79%) Scrum
5 2 (10.53%) Coaching
5 2 (10.53%) Functional Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Process Improvement
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
5 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
5 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.26%) API Testing
6 1 (5.26%) BDD
6 1 (5.26%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) C#
2 4 (21.05%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) ISTQB
2 4 (21.05%) ISEB
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) SDET
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
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Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90,000-110,000
Posted: 2 days ago