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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 57 36 53
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +17
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 12 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.10% 2.57% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.46% 2.84% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 1
Median salary £40,000 £29,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% -17.14%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
487 317 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 85.14% 90.57% 84.60%
Number of salaries quoted 301 238 269
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 5 December 2016.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 18 (90.00%) SQL
2 16 (80.00%) QA
3 13 (65.00%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (50.00%) SDLC
4 10 (50.00%) Workflow
5 9 (45.00%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
5 9 (45.00%) Systems Analysis
5 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
5 9 (45.00%) Oracle
5 9 (45.00%) Web Services
5 9 (45.00%) XML
5 9 (45.00%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (45.00%) EAI
5 9 (45.00%) FTP
5 9 (45.00%) HTTP
5 9 (45.00%) Siebel
5 9 (45.00%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (45.00%) Siebel Certification
5 9 (45.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 9 (45.00%) SC Cleared
6 8 (40.00%) Unit Testing
7 5 (25.00%) ISEB
7 5 (25.00%) Finance
7 5 (25.00%) ISTQB
8 4 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
8 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (20.00%) Fixed Income
8 4 (20.00%) Middleware
8 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 4 (20.00%) Unix

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 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) FTP
1 9 (45.00%) HTTP
2 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Selenium
2 1 (5.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Advertising
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Developer
1 7 (35.00%) Siebel Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Automation Tester
2 4 (20.00%) QA Automation Tester
2 4 (20.00%) QA Tester
2 4 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Tester
3 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) QA Manager
3 1 (5.00%) QA Test Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Software Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Software QA Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Software Test Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Test Automation Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) Web Services
1 9 (45.00%) XML
2 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (20.00%) Middleware
3 3 (15.00%) .NET
4 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (20.00%) Fixed Income
3 1 (5.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
1 4 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) SDLC
1 10 (50.00%) Workflow
2 9 (45.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (45.00%) EAI
2 9 (45.00%) Systems Analysis
3 8 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) Automation Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
4 4 (20.00%) Market Making
4 4 (20.00%) QA Automation
5 3 (15.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Scrum
5 3 (15.00%) Software Delivery
6 2 (10.00%) ERP
6 2 (10.00%) Functional Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Line Management
6 2 (10.00%) Security Testing
7 1 (5.00%) CRM
7 1 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) SQL
2 9 (45.00%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
3 4 (20.00%) C#
3 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (5.00%) Perl
5 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
1 9 (45.00%) Siebel Certification
2 5 (25.00%) ISEB
2 5 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (80.00%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle
1 9 (45.00%) Siebel
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
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