The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank - 42 48
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 0 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool - 3.51% 2.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.97% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 9
Median salary - £36,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -12.19%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +3.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
333 378 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 85.82% 88.52% 89.53%
Number of salaries quoted 258 299 323
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of job ads across the Liverpool region citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Liverpool region.

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Liverpool

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing Automated 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) QA
2 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) ISEB
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) API Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 2 (33.33%) Gherkin
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
4 1 (16.67%) SaaS
4 1 (16.67%) iPad
4 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) C++

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
3 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Lead
2 1 (16.67%) QA Leader
2 1 (16.67%) QA Manager
2 1 (16.67%) QA Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Software Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Software Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Software QA Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Software Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) Gherkin
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) iPad
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) API Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
Liverpool, Merseyside
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + holiday, PHC, Pension
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