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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 49 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.16% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
System 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
342 476 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 79.53% 80.27% 79.64%
Number of salaries quoted 272 386 430
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Merseyside

System Testing
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool - 3 £45,000 -
Wirral - 2 £23,750 - 1
System Testing
North West

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing System Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited System Testing.

1 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 2 (33.33%) AS400
4 2 (33.33%) JMeter
4 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Use Case
4 2 (33.33%) Load Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Test Management
4 2 (33.33%) Budget Control
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (33.33%) Coaching
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (33.33%) Bugzilla
4 2 (33.33%) Retail
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) UNIX
4 2 (33.33%) SOAP
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) J2EE
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing System Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited System Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 1 (16.67%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JMeter
1 2 (33.33%) Bugzilla
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Games
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) QA Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) OBIEE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) SOAP
1 2 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) AS400
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Use Case
2 2 (33.33%) Load Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Management
2 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Budget Control
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Teradata
Wirral
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Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 days ago