The table below looks at the statistics for System 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 System Testing over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank - - 53
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 0 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool - - 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%
System 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
341 375 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 80.42% 79.62% 76.21%
Number of salaries quoted 285 332 351
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

System Testing
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Liverpool

System Testing
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool region citing System 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 System Testing.

1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Hudson
1 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) LoadUI
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool region citing System 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 System Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (66.67%) Hudson
1 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) LoadUI
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle