The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Strategy
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 48 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.74% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -

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
346 372 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 85.64% 88.36% 89.63%
Number of salaries quoted 271 293 327
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Liverpool

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing Test Strategy 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 Test Strategy.

1 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
1 4 (57.14%) QA
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) SDLC
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) ISEB
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Selenium
3 2 (28.57%) Test Management
3 2 (28.57%) People Management
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (14.29%) PlayStation
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
4 1 (14.29%) SaaS
4 1 (14.29%) iPad
4 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
4 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) User Stories

Test Strategy
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
2 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Games
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Publishing
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Test Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Test Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (14.29%) Insight Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) QA Leader
3 1 (14.29%) QA Manager
3 1 (14.29%) QA Test Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Software Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Software QA Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Software Test Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
1 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) iPad
1 1 (14.29%) PlayStation
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) People Management
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Test Management
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) User Stories
4 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
2 3 (42.86%) ISEB
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft