The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 72 57 56
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -1
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 5 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.73% 1.21% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 1.34% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 5
Median salary £29,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.58% -10.52%
UK excluding London median salary £35,250 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +4.47%
Manual 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
591 448 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 86.28% 90.69% 85.98%
Number of salaries quoted 382 314 383
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,000
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%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Merseyside

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Manual 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 Manual Testing within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 4 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 -22 5 £29,500 -30.58% 1
Manual Testing
North West

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing Manual 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 Manual Testing.

1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 4 (66.67%) QA
3 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (50.00%) SoapUI
3 3 (50.00%) ISEB
3 3 (50.00%) SDLC
4 2 (33.33%) API Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 2 (33.33%) Gherkin
4 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
4 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 2 (33.33%) System Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) SaaS
5 1 (16.67%) User Stories
5 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
5 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum

Manual 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
4 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Test Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) QA Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) QA Manager
3 1 (16.67%) QA Test Manager
3 1 (16.67%) QA Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Software Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Software QA Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Software Test Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Gherkin
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) API Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 2 (33.33%) System Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
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