The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 58 39 48
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +9
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 13 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.30% 2.68% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.61% 3.08% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 1
Median salary £32,500 £29,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.06% -17.14%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Software 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
499 260 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 88.48% 87.25% 83.78%
Number of salaries quoted 305 217 285
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%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Liverpool

Software Testing
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing Software 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 Software Testing.

1 13 (81.25%) SQL
1 13 (81.25%) QA
2 12 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (68.75%) Oracle
4 9 (56.25%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (56.25%) EAI
4 9 (56.25%) FTP
4 9 (56.25%) HTTP
4 9 (56.25%) Web Services
4 9 (56.25%) XML
4 9 (56.25%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (56.25%) Siebel Certification
4 9 (56.25%) Siebel
4 9 (56.25%) Workflow
4 9 (56.25%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
4 9 (56.25%) SDLC
4 9 (56.25%) SC Cleared
4 9 (56.25%) Systems Analysis
4 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
4 9 (56.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 8 (50.00%) Unit Testing
6 5 (31.25%) Finance
7 4 (25.00%) Fixed Income
7 4 (25.00%) Middleware
7 4 (25.00%) Unix
7 4 (25.00%) Linux
7 4 (25.00%) C#
7 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 4 (25.00%) FIX Protocol

Software 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) FTP
1 9 (56.25%) HTTP
2 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MSBuild
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Siebel Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Automation Tester
3 4 (25.00%) QA Automation Tester
3 4 (25.00%) QA Tester
3 4 (25.00%) Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Release Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) Web Services
1 9 (56.25%) XML
2 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (25.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
1 4 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) EAI
1 9 (56.25%) SDLC
1 9 (56.25%) Systems Analysis
1 9 (56.25%) Workflow
2 8 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
3 4 (25.00%) Market Making
3 4 (25.00%) QA Automation
4 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 2 (12.50%) Line Management
4 2 (12.50%) SEO
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Build Automation
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) ERP
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
3 4 (25.00%) C#
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) Perl
5 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) SC Cleared
1 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
1 9 (56.25%) Siebel Certification
2 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (81.25%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle
2 9 (56.25%) Siebel
3 2 (12.50%) ATG
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £0 per year
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