Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for Functional Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Functional Testing over the 6 months to 17 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Functional Testing
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 91 48
Rank change year-on-year +49 -43 +26
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 30 2 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 4.08% 0.19% 3.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.49% 0.22% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 26 0 24
Liverpool median annual salary £50,000 - £40,000
10th Percentile £47,500 - £29,325
90th Percentile £57,500 - £47,500
Merseyside median annual salary £50,000 £27,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +81.82% -31.25% -27.27%

Functional Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 668 920 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 90.76% 88.80% 89.15%
Number of salaries quoted 521 581 479
Liverpool median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £57,500 £62,500
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% -

Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

Job postings citing Functional Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Liverpool.

Job vacancy trend for Functional Testing in Liverpool

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for Functional Testing in Liverpool

Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Functional Testing in Liverpool over the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Functional Testing in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT jobs citing Functional 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 29 (96.67%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (83.33%) TDD
2 25 (83.33%) Banking
2 25 (83.33%) MVC
2 25 (83.33%) Finance
2 25 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 25 (83.33%) Selenium
2 25 (83.33%) Zend
2 25 (83.33%) CakePHP
2 25 (83.33%) MySQL
2 25 (83.33%) CSS
2 25 (83.33%) SOAP
2 25 (83.33%) HTML
2 25 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 25 (83.33%) PHP
2 25 (83.33%) HTML5
2 25 (83.33%) REST
2 25 (83.33%) CSS3
2 25 (83.33%) Laravel
2 25 (83.33%) Selenium IDE
2 25 (83.33%) WebDriver
2 25 (83.33%) API Development
3 5 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 4 (13.33%) ISEB
4 4 (13.33%) Regression Testing
4 4 (13.33%) QA
5 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (10.00%) Usability Testing
5 3 (10.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (10.00%) ISTQB

Functional Testing
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (83.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (83.33%) Selenium
1 25 (83.33%) Selenium IDE
1 25 (83.33%) WebDriver
2 3 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 25 (83.33%) Banking
1 25 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 25 (83.33%) Developer
1 25 (83.33%) MySQL Developer
1 25 (83.33%) PHP Developer
1 25 (83.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 22 (73.33%) Agile Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Test Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Lead Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Lead PHP Developer
4 3 (10.00%) QA Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (83.33%) CakePHP
1 25 (83.33%) CSS
1 25 (83.33%) CSS3
1 25 (83.33%) HTML
1 25 (83.33%) HTML5
1 25 (83.33%) Laravel
1 25 (83.33%) REST
1 25 (83.33%) SOAP
2 1 (3.33%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (96.67%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (83.33%) API Development
2 25 (83.33%) MVC
2 25 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 25 (83.33%) TDD
3 5 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 4 (13.33%) Regression Testing
5 3 (10.00%) Defect Tracking
5 3 (10.00%) Smoke Testing
5 3 (10.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (10.00%) System Testing
5 3 (10.00%) Test Management
5 3 (10.00%) Usability Testing
5 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Test Scripting
7 1 (3.33%) CRM
7 1 (3.33%) Exploratory Testing
7 1 (3.33%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Test Automation
7 1 (3.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 25 (83.33%) PHP
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) ISEB
2 3 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (83.33%) Zend
2 1 (3.33%) IBM
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft