The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Liverpool region that had Software Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Tester
Rank 47 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Tester 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.59% 0.25% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £26,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Software Tester
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
329 384 519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 97.34% 95.76% 95.23%
Number of salaries quoted 264 268 455
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of job ads across the Liverpool region that featured Software Tester in the job title.

Software Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Software Tester
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Software Tester Salary Trend in Liverpool

Software Tester Skill Set
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, Software Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Liverpool region featuring Software Tester in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing

Software Tester Skill Set
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
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