Period
to 31 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 31 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Testing
UK
6 months to
31 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 921 759 1002
Rank change year-on-year -162 +243 +46
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 73 42 102
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.064% 0.062% 0.071%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.069% 0.067% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 41 23 86
10th Percentile £26,250 £35,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £27,500 £41,250 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -16.67% +12.50% +14.29%
75th Percentile £53,750 £63,750 £53,438
90th Percentile £98,750 £64,950 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £39,250
% change year-on-year -17.65% +8.28% +15.44%

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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 106,498 63,099 133,223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 93.75% 92.77% 92.67%
Number of salaries quoted 72,630 51,079 106,320
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,000 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Web Testing
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Web Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Web Testing in the UK

Web Testing
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Web Testing.

Salary trend for Web Testing in the UK

Web Testing
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Web Testing over the 6 months to 31 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Web Testing in the UK

Web Testing
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Testing within the UK over the 6 months to 31 July 2021. 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
England -139 72 £36,250 -19.44% 17
UK excluding London -110 44 £35,000 -17.65% 11
London -142 28 £57,500 -8.00% 9
South East -80 26 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Work from Home - 26 £44,125 - 5
North of England -61 9 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Midlands - 7 £42,500 - 1
North West -30 5 £27,500 -26.67%
Yorkshire -67 4 £37,500 -11.76% 1
East Midlands - 4 £42,500 - 1
West Midlands - 3 £37,500 -
Scotland - 1 £50,000 -
East of England - 1 £32,500 - 2

For the 6 months to 31 July 2021, IT jobs citing Web Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Web Testing.

1 45 (61.64%) Test Automation
2 44 (60.27%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (47.95%) CSS
4 34 (46.58%) HTML
4 34 (46.58%) Software Testing
5 32 (43.84%) JavaScript
5 32 (43.84%) QA
6 30 (41.10%) Selenium
7 29 (39.73%) React
8 28 (38.36%) Social Skills
9 25 (34.25%) Finance
9 25 (34.25%) AngularJS
10 23 (31.51%) User Experience
11 22 (30.14%) Web Development
12 20 (27.40%) Test Strategy
12 20 (27.40%) Vue.js
13 19 (26.03%) Front End Development
13 19 (26.03%) TypeScript
13 19 (26.03%) SaaS
13 19 (26.03%) Computer Science
14 18 (24.66%) JSON
15 16 (21.92%) Java
16 15 (20.55%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
17 14 (19.18%) Redux
17 14 (19.18%) JIRA
17 14 (19.18%) Cypress.io
17 14 (19.18%) Test Scripting
18 13 (17.81%) Manual Testing
18 13 (17.81%) Acceptance Criteria
18 13 (17.81%) Functional Testing

Web Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (6.85%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 19 (26.03%) SaaS
2 11 (15.07%) AWS
3 6 (8.22%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.48%) DAB
2 1 (1.37%) Broadband
2 1 (1.37%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.96%) NoSQL
2 5 (6.85%) MongoDB
2 5 (6.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 30 (41.10%) Selenium
2 14 (19.18%) Cypress.io
2 14 (19.18%) JIRA
3 11 (15.07%) Gradle
4 9 (12.33%) Cucumber
4 9 (12.33%) Jenkins
5 7 (9.59%) Jasmine
5 7 (9.59%) Mocha
6 5 (6.85%) WebDriver
7 4 (5.48%) Git (software)
7 4 (5.48%) JUnit
7 4 (5.48%) Postman
7 4 (5.48%) RSpec
7 4 (5.48%) SpecFlow
8 3 (4.11%) Zephyr
9 2 (2.74%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.37%) Appium
10 1 (1.37%) IntelliJ
10 1 (1.37%) JMeter
10 1 (1.37%) Maven
General
1 28 (38.36%) Social Skills
2 25 (34.25%) Finance
3 7 (9.59%) Games
4 5 (6.85%) Organisational Skills
5 4 (5.48%) Law
5 4 (5.48%) Public Sector
6 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.74%) Automotive
6 2 (2.74%) Marketing
7 1 (1.37%) Advertising
7 1 (1.37%) Banking
7 1 (1.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (35.62%) Developer
2 14 (19.18%) Test Engineer
3 13 (17.81%) Tester
4 11 (15.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 10 (13.70%) Angular Developer
5 10 (13.70%) React Developer
6 9 (12.33%) QA Engineer
6 9 (12.33%) Software Tester
7 8 (10.96%) Analyst
7 8 (10.96%) QA Analyst
7 8 (10.96%) QA Test Analyst
7 8 (10.96%) Test Analyst
8 7 (9.59%) Test Automation Engineer
9 6 (8.22%) QA Tester
10 5 (6.85%) Applications Engineer
10 5 (6.85%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (6.85%) Quality Engineer
10 5 (6.85%) Service Analyst
11 4 (5.48%) Senior Developer
11 4 (5.48%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (47.95%) CSS
2 34 (46.58%) HTML
3 29 (39.73%) React
4 25 (34.25%) AngularJS
5 20 (27.40%) Vue.js
6 18 (24.66%) JSON
7 14 (19.18%) Redux
8 11 (15.07%) HTML5
8 11 (15.07%) Sass
8 11 (15.07%) Web Services
9 9 (12.33%) Ajax
9 9 (12.33%) CSS3
10 8 (10.96%) Ext JS
11 7 (9.59%) Jest
12 6 (8.22%) GraphQL
12 6 (8.22%) Node.js
13 5 (6.85%) Gherkin
14 4 (5.48%) LESS
14 4 (5.48%) REST
15 3 (4.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 23 (31.51%) User Experience
2 7 (9.59%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (6.85%) Social Media
4 4 (5.48%) Social Network
4 4 (5.48%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.74%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.37%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.37%) Interactive Media
6 1 (1.37%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (1.37%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.44%) Linux
2 2 (2.74%) Android
2 2 (2.74%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.37%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (61.64%) Test Automation
2 44 (60.27%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (46.58%) Software Testing
4 22 (30.14%) Web Development
5 20 (27.40%) Test Strategy
6 19 (26.03%) Computer Science
6 19 (26.03%) Front End Development
7 15 (20.55%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
8 14 (19.18%) Test Scripting
9 13 (17.81%) Acceptance Criteria
9 13 (17.81%) Functional Testing
9 13 (17.81%) Manual Testing
10 12 (16.44%) DevOps
10 12 (16.44%) Microservices
10 12 (16.44%) Scrum
11 11 (15.07%) Software Engineering
11 11 (15.07%) User Stories
12 9 (12.33%) API Testing
13 8 (10.96%) BDD
13 8 (10.96%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 32 (43.84%) JavaScript
2 19 (26.03%) TypeScript
3 16 (21.92%) Java
4 10 (13.70%) SQL
5 8 (10.96%) Scala
6 6 (8.22%) C#
7 5 (6.85%) Kotlin
8 2 (2.74%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (6.85%) ISEB
1 5 (6.85%) ISTQB
2 4 (5.48%) Degree
3 2 (2.74%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (43.84%) QA
2 7 (9.59%) Accessibility
3 4 (5.48%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (5.48%) Mercator
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.37%) Telerik