Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Testing
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 300 326 305
Rank change year-on-year +26 -21 0
Permanent jobs citing Web Testing 24 14 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.24% 0.12% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.14% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 35
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £38,750 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.68% +72.22% -35.71%
10th Percentile £23,700 £30,125 £21,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £95,000 £35,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -4.00%

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 West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9042 10303 9657
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 88.87% 89.10% 87.71%
Number of salaries quoted 7335 8059 7968
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £64,500
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 West Midlands

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

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Testing in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Birmingham +44 18 £58,750 +46.88% 1
Staffordshire +8 3 £22,500 -40.00% 1
Solihull -3 2 £40,000 +6.67%
Warwickshire +1 1 £27,000 -46.00%
Web Testing
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 20 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 17 (70.83%) C#
3 14 (58.33%) Selenium
4 13 (54.17%) Java
4 13 (54.17%) Functional Testing
5 12 (50.00%) Cucumber
5 12 (50.00%) Protractor
5 12 (50.00%) TDD
6 11 (45.83%) Scala
6 11 (45.83%) Groovy
6 11 (45.83%) Unit Testing
6 11 (45.83%) RPG
6 11 (45.83%) .NET
6 11 (45.83%) JUnit
6 11 (45.83%) BDD
6 11 (45.83%) Jenkins
6 11 (45.83%) Mentoring
7 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
8 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (25.00%) ISTQB
10 5 (20.83%) Node.js
10 5 (20.83%) Mobile App
10 5 (20.83%) Ranorex
10 5 (20.83%) WPF
10 5 (20.83%) Degree
10 5 (20.83%) iSeries
10 5 (20.83%) DB2
10 5 (20.83%) IBM
10 5 (20.83%) HP UFT
10 5 (20.83%) Regression Testing

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) DB2
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (58.33%) Selenium
2 12 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 12 (50.00%) Protractor
3 11 (45.83%) Jenkins
3 11 (45.83%) JUnit
4 5 (20.83%) HP UFT
4 5 (20.83%) Ranorex
5 3 (12.50%) WebDriver
6 1 (4.17%) Jasmine
6 1 (4.17%) JIRA
6 1 (4.17%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Analyst
1 9 (37.50%) Test Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Head of Testing
3 5 (20.83%) Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Automation Test Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Automation Test Lead
3 5 (20.83%) Lead Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Test Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Test Automation Architect
4 4 (16.67%) Manual Test Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Tester
6 2 (8.33%) Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Software Tester
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Tester
7 1 (4.17%) Software Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Software Test Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) .NET
2 5 (20.83%) HTML
2 5 (20.83%) Node.js
2 5 (20.83%) WPF
3 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.17%) Angular 2
5 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.17%) HTML5
5 1 (4.17%) jQuery
5 1 (4.17%) React
5 1 (4.17%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) iSeries
1 5 (20.83%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 13 (54.17%) Functional Testing
3 12 (50.00%) TDD
4 11 (45.83%) BDD
4 11 (45.83%) Mentoring
4 11 (45.83%) Unit Testing
5 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (20.83%) Regression Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Kanban
7 4 (16.67%) Performance Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Scrum
7 4 (16.67%) System Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Test Planning
8 2 (8.33%) Manual Testing
8 2 (8.33%) OO
8 2 (8.33%) OOP
8 2 (8.33%) Scenario Testing
8 2 (8.33%) SDET
8 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
8 2 (8.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) C#
2 13 (54.17%) Java
3 11 (45.83%) Groovy
3 11 (45.83%) RPG
3 11 (45.83%) Scala
4 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
5 5 (20.83%) Delphi
6 4 (16.67%) VB.NET
7 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (20.83%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) IBM
2 1 (4.17%) Yardi