Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Testing
England > South East
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 503 502 547
Rank change year-on-year -1 +45 +21
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 40 53 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.13% 0.17% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.19% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 49 60 107
South East median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69% -15.58%
10th Percentile £22,500 £27,375 £21,250
90th Percentile £40,500 £58,750 £53,000
England median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -3.75% +6.67% -1.96%

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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 27,119 27,838 35,654
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.41% 87.48% 87.22%
Number of salaries quoted 22,331 22,817 29,921
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £69,000 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Web Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Web Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Web Testing in the South East

Web Testing
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Web Testing in the South East

Web Testing
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Testing in the South East over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Web Testing in the South East

Web Testing
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Testing within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. 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
West Sussex +12 11 £35,000 -
Hampshire -12 10 £24,250 -46.11%
Thames Valley -1 9 £32,500 - 4
Oxfordshire -12 5 £32,500 +23.81% 4
Buckinghamshire -1 3 £40,000 +23.08%
Surrey -12 3 £40,000 -23.81%
East Sussex -24 2 £32,500 +8.33% 3
Sussex - 2 £35,000 -
Berkshire +12 1 £35,000 -
Web Testing
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for Web Testing.

1 24 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 23 (57.50%) Test Scripting
3 17 (42.50%) QA
4 16 (40.00%) Selenium
5 15 (37.50%) ISTQB
6 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (35.00%) SQL
7 12 (30.00%) E-Commerce
7 12 (30.00%) ISEB
7 12 (30.00%) Software Testing
8 11 (27.50%) JIRA
8 11 (27.50%) Retail
9 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 7 (17.50%) Finance
10 7 (17.50%) WebDriver
11 6 (15.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 6 (15.00%) Scenario Testing
11 6 (15.00%) Degree
11 6 (15.00%) C#
12 5 (12.50%) Java
12 5 (12.50%) Regression Testing
12 5 (12.50%) Performance Testing
12 5 (12.50%) BDD
13 4 (10.00%) QA Automation
13 4 (10.00%) Manual Testing
13 4 (10.00%) Scrum
14 3 (7.50%) JMeter
14 3 (7.50%) CRM
14 3 (7.50%) HP
14 3 (7.50%) HP UFT

Web Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (7.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) Big Data
3 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (40.00%) Selenium
2 11 (27.50%) JIRA
3 7 (17.50%) WebDriver
4 3 (7.50%) Cucumber
4 3 (7.50%) HP UFT
4 3 (7.50%) JMeter
4 3 (7.50%) Selenium IDE
4 3 (7.50%) SoapUI
5 2 (5.00%) TeamCity
5 2 (5.00%) TestComplete
5 2 (5.00%) Zephyr
6 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.50%) JUnit
6 1 (2.50%) SpecFlow
General
1 11 (27.50%) Retail
2 7 (17.50%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) Analyst
1 19 (47.50%) Test Analyst
2 16 (40.00%) Tester
3 12 (30.00%) Web Analyst
3 12 (30.00%) Web Test Analyst
4 11 (27.50%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 11 (27.50%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
4 11 (27.50%) E-Commerce Web Analyst
5 8 (20.00%) QA Tester
6 7 (17.50%) Software Tester
7 4 (10.00%) Software QA Tester
8 3 (7.50%) Agile Test Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Automation Tester
8 3 (7.50%) Manual Test Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) Product Consultant
9 2 (5.00%) QA Automation Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) Senior Automation Tester
9 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Consultant
9 2 (5.00%) Test Consultant
9 2 (5.00%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) Analytical Mindset
2 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Android
2 2 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 23 (57.50%) Test Scripting
3 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (30.00%) E-Commerce
4 12 (30.00%) Software Testing
5 6 (15.00%) Scenario Testing
6 5 (12.50%) BDD
6 5 (12.50%) Performance Testing
6 5 (12.50%) Regression Testing
7 4 (10.00%) Manual Testing
7 4 (10.00%) QA Automation
7 4 (10.00%) Scrum
8 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (7.50%) CRM
8 3 (7.50%) Integration Testing
9 2 (5.00%) API Testing
9 2 (5.00%) Defect Management
9 2 (5.00%) Kanban
9 2 (5.00%) Test Strategy
9 2 (5.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) SQL
2 6 (15.00%) C#
3 5 (12.50%) Java
4 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.50%) C
5 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.50%) PHP
5 1 (2.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (37.50%) ISTQB
2 12 (30.00%) ISEB
3 6 (15.00%) Degree
3 6 (15.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (42.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) HP
2 2 (5.00%) Google
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) Twitter