The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Testing
North West / Merseyside
Rank 62 62 62
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.35% 0.19% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.22% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
UK excluding London median salary £37,125 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.00% -6.25%

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
504 459 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 89.05% 88.44% 89.22%
Number of salaries quoted 409 373 379
Median salary £41,792 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

System Testing
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Merseyside

System 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 System Testing within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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 - 2 £30,000 -
System Testing
North West

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing System 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 System Testing.

1 4 (80.00%) QA
1 4 (80.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 3 (60.00%) API Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Gherkin
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (60.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Advertising
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum-ban
3 1 (20.00%) SIEM
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security

System 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
1 3 (60.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) QA Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) QA Test Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SIEM Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (60.00%) API Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum-ban
3 1 (20.00%) SIEM
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Threat Detection
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) CEH
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft