The table below looks at the statistics for Automation Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 63 39 50
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +11
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 6 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.06% 1.65% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 1.89% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 3
Median salary £25,000 £29,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.79% -44.76%
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Automation 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
498 264 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 87.83% 87.13% 84.41%
Number of salaries quoted 302 221 287
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Automation Testing Salary Trend in Liverpool

Automation Testing
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 6 (100.00%) QA
2 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 4 (66.67%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Fixed Income
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) Middleware
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) Market Making
2 4 (66.67%) Defect Tracking
2 4 (66.67%) QA Automation
2 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) Game Development
3 2 (33.33%) MSBuild
3 2 (33.33%) NuGet
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Games
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server

Automation 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (33.33%) MSBuild
1 2 (33.33%) NuGet
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Automation Tester
1 4 (66.67%) QA Automation Tester
1 4 (66.67%) QA Tester
1 4 (66.67%) Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 4 (66.67%) FIX Protocol
1 4 (66.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (66.67%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Defect Tracking
1 4 (66.67%) Market Making
1 4 (66.67%) QA Automation
1 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) QA