The first table below looks at the demand for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank - 53 79
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 0 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 1.46% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.83% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 2
Average salary - £40,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +50.94%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -3.03%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
575 382 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 86.60% 79.42% 72.52%
Number of salaries quoted 505 320 408
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Manual Testing
North West

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within 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