The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Specialist
Rank - 242 251
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Specialist 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.041% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.044% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.80% -5.29%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6783 6860 7214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.77% 94.75% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5504 5868 6344
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Specialist
England

Test Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Specialist in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Test Specialist
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Test Specialist Salary Trend in the North West