Period
to 22 January 2019

The median annual salary for an Automation Tester was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool during the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Automation Tester
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 70 88
Rank change year-on-year +15 +18 -21
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 6 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.08% 0.14% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 0.15% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 4
Liverpool median annual salary £37,500 £50,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +100.00% -21.88%
Merseyside median annual salary £37,500 £50,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year -25.00% +100.00% -21.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies in Liverpool with a recognized job title 545 672 912
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.85% 95.05% 92.40%
Number of salaries quoted 416 531 645
Liverpool median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - +0.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £55,300
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% -3.75%

Automation Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

Job postings that featured Automation Tester in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Liverpool.

Job vacancy trend for Automation Tester in Liverpool

Automation Tester
Salary Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automation Tester in Liverpool.

Salary trend for Automation Tester in Liverpool

Automation Tester Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, Automation Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Liverpool region featuring Automation Tester in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 6 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 6 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Subversion
1 6 (100.00%) JIRA
1 6 (100.00%) QA
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
1 6 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 6 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 6 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (100.00%) CA Agile Central

Automation Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 6 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (100.00%) JIRA
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
1 6 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 6 (100.00%) Subversion
1 6 (100.00%) TeamCity
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) CA Agile Central