The table below looks at the statistics for Manual 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 Manual Testing over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Testing
Rank 51 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 4 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.00% - 4.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% - 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 14
Average salary £30,000 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 - £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,150 - £42,350
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Manual 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
329 450 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 82.25% 86.21% 88.35%
Number of salaries quoted 226 393 280
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Liverpool

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool region citing Manual 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 Manual Testing.

1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
1 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Games
3 1 (20.00%) Replication
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) SSH

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool region citing Manual 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 Manual Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
1 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (20.00%) MSTest
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (20.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
1 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
Liverpool
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 per annum
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