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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Testing
England / North West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 268 219 242
Rank change year-on-year -49 +23  
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 9 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.13% 0.32% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.36% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 7
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.76% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £25,750 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £40,000 £37,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -9.33% +15.38%  

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 6170 4961 5664
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 89.86% 88.27% 89.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4995 4193 4601
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 -43 7 £42,500 +30.76% 2
Cheshire -28 2 £33,000 +37.50%
Web Testing
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 18 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (42.86%) Selenium
4 6 (28.57%) C#
5 5 (23.81%) Software Testing
5 5 (23.81%) Manual Testing
6 4 (19.05%) WebDriver
6 4 (19.05%) Test Strategy
6 4 (19.05%) Coaching
6 4 (19.05%) ISTQB
6 4 (19.05%) .NET
7 3 (14.29%) ISEB
7 3 (14.29%) Degree
7 3 (14.29%) QA
7 3 (14.29%) API Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Functional Testing
7 3 (14.29%) iPad
7 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
7 3 (14.29%) Cucumber
7 3 (14.29%) Process Improvement
8 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
8 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (9.52%) Defect Management
8 2 (9.52%) QA Automation
8 2 (9.52%) SQL
8 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (9.52%) JIRA
8 2 (9.52%) Finance
8 2 (9.52%) Project Management
8 2 (9.52%) Java

Web Testing
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) MySQL
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Selenium
2 4 (19.05%) WebDriver
3 3 (14.29%) Cucumber
4 2 (9.52%) JIRA
5 1 (4.76%) Bugzilla
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Back Office
2 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Tester
2 6 (28.57%) Automation Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Software Tester
4 4 (19.05%) Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Test Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Automation Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Test Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Automation Tester
6 2 (9.52%) QA Automation Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) QA Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Test Automation Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Applications Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Java Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Junior Manual Tester
7 1 (4.76%) Junior Software Tester
7 1 (4.76%) Junior Tester
7 1 (4.76%) QA Automation Tester
7 1 (4.76%) QA Leader
7 1 (4.76%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (4.76%) Angular 2
3 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) iPad
2 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Android
1 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) Manual Testing
3 5 (23.81%) Software Testing
4 4 (19.05%) Coaching
4 4 (19.05%) Test Strategy
5 3 (14.29%) API Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Process Improvement
5 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 2 (9.52%) Defect Management
6 2 (9.52%) Project Management
6 2 (9.52%) QA Automation
6 2 (9.52%) Regression Testing
6 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.76%) DevOps
7 1 (4.76%) Integration Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Performance Testing
7 1 (4.76%) SDET
7 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (9.52%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) ISTQB
2 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) ISEB
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Xamarin
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