The table below looks at the statistics for Automation Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 65 64 59
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 10 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.47% 0.61% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 0.67% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 3
Median salary £30,000 £29,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -35.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £29,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £39,800 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Automation Testing
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
586 445 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 86.30% 90.63% 86.63%
Number of salaries quoted 378 312 376
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 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Automation Testing Salary Trend in Merseyside

Automation Testing
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Testing within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -16 8 £29,750 +2.58% 1
Automation Testing
North West

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT jobs citing Automation 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Automation Testing.

1 15 (100.00%) QA
2 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (40.00%) MSBuild
2 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (40.00%) NuGet
2 6 (40.00%) Perl
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) Python
2 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 5 (33.33%) Linux
3 5 (33.33%) Games
3 5 (33.33%) C#
3 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (33.33%) Game Development
3 5 (33.33%) Selenium
4 4 (26.67%) Finance
4 4 (26.67%) Cucumber
4 4 (26.67%) Market Making
4 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
4 4 (26.67%) Defect Tracking
4 4 (26.67%) QA Automation
4 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (26.67%) Unix
4 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
4 4 (26.67%) Middleware
4 4 (26.67%) Fixed Income
4 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
4 4 (26.67%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (13.33%) API Testing

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (40.00%) MSBuild
1 6 (40.00%) NuGet
1 6 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (33.33%) Selenium
3 4 (26.67%) Cucumber
4 2 (13.33%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (33.33%) Games
2 4 (26.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Release Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Automation Tester
2 4 (26.67%) QA Automation Tester
2 4 (26.67%) QA Tester
2 4 (26.67%) Tester
3 3 (20.00%) QA Leader
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) QA Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) QA Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) QA Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) QA Test Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Test and Integration Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) UI Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) UX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
1 4 (26.67%) FIX Protocol
1 4 (26.67%) Middleware
2 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (26.67%) Fixed Income
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Unix
3 1 (6.67%) Android
3 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (33.33%) Game Development
3 4 (26.67%) Defect Tracking
3 4 (26.67%) Market Making
3 4 (26.67%) QA Automation
3 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
4 2 (13.33%) API Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Manual Testing
4 2 (13.33%) SDLC
4 2 (13.33%) System Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Build Automation
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) DevOps
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Perl
1 6 (40.00%) Python
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) C#
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
Southport, Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago