The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Testing
England / West Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 207 233 213
Rank change year-on-year +26 -20  
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 3 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.063% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.070% 0.15% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 8
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +42.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £35,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £37,500 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,250 £36,000
% change year-on-year +13.47% -2.08%  

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 West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4315 5452 4247
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 90.06% 88.23% 83.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3526 4385 3549
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.16% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £62,500 £62,898
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Web Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Web Testing
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Web Testing in the West Midlands

Web Testing
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Testing within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 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
Solihull -15 2 £31,250 -
Staffordshire - 1 £36,500 - 1
Web Testing
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Web Testing.

1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 5 (55.56%) QA
2 5 (55.56%) Regression Testing
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
4 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (22.22%) ISEB
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
6 1 (11.11%) XML
6 1 (11.11%) Windows
6 1 (11.11%) OOP
6 1 (11.11%) OO
6 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
6 1 (11.11%) EPoS
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) VB
6 1 (11.11%) MySQL
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 1 (11.11%) C#
6 1 (11.11%) HTML
6 1 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 1 (11.11%) PHP
6 1 (11.11%) Bugzilla
6 1 (11.11%) VMware
6 1 (11.11%) JIRA

Web Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Bugzilla
1 1 (11.11%) FogBugz
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Tester
2 4 (44.44%) Manual Tester
3 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce Tester
3 3 (33.33%) Web Tester
4 2 (22.22%) Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Manual Test Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) QA Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) QA Test Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) QA Tester
5 1 (11.11%) Software Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
5 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Web Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) EPoS
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Regression Testing
3 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
4 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
6 1 (11.11%) OO
6 1 (11.11%) OOP
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
6 1 (11.11%) System Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISEB
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) VMware
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