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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 50 45 46
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 3 18 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.76% 3.45% 3.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 4.12% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 18 17
Average salary £28,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.30% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Automated Testing
Merseyside

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
313 437 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 78.84% 83.72% 86.37%
Number of salaries quoted 234 370 354
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing.

1 9 (64.29%) HTML
2 7 (50.00%) QA
3 6 (42.86%) C#
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 5 (35.71%) PHP
4 5 (35.71%) C++
4 5 (35.71%) .NET
4 5 (35.71%) MySQL
4 5 (35.71%) CSS
4 5 (35.71%) XML
4 5 (35.71%) Windows
4 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
4 5 (35.71%) OOD
4 5 (35.71%) C
4 5 (35.71%) MVC
4 5 (35.71%) Web Design
4 5 (35.71%) Web Development
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) Symfony
4 5 (35.71%) Zend
4 5 (35.71%) CodeIgniter
4 5 (35.71%) CakePHP
4 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
4 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Magento
4 5 (35.71%) PHPUnit
4 5 (35.71%) Laravel
5 4 (28.57%) Performance Testing

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MySQL
2 4 (28.57%) VLDB
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) PHPUnit
2 2 (14.29%) SoapUI
2 2 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 1 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Tester
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
1 5 (35.71%) PHP Developer
1 5 (35.71%) PHP MySQL Developer
1 5 (35.71%) PHP Symfony Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Test Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Software Tester
3 1 (7.14%) QA Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Automated Tester
3 1 (7.14%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) HTML
2 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) CSS
2 5 (35.71%) XML
2 5 (35.71%) Symfony
2 5 (35.71%) CodeIgniter
2 5 (35.71%) CakePHP
2 5 (35.71%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) UNIX
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) MVC
1 5 (35.71%) Web Design
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
1 5 (35.71%) OOD
1 5 (35.71%) Web Development
1 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
1 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Performance Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Load Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Regression Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Manual Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 2 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (7.14%) SDLC
5 1 (7.14%) Open Source
5 1 (7.14%) System Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) C#
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) C++
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (35.71%) PHP
2 5 (35.71%) C
3 4 (28.57%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) VB
3 4 (28.57%) VB.NET
3 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
1 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Zend
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Ascent People
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 days ago