The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Merseyside region that had Test Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Specialist
Rank - 61 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Specialist 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.41% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
Test Specialist
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
380 464 606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 97.44% 95.67% 95.73%
Number of salaries quoted 316 330 533
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region that featured Test Specialist in the job title.

Test Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Test Specialist
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Test Specialist Salary Trend in Merseyside