Period
to 23 October 2018

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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Functional Testing
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 37 -
Rank change year-on-year -23 - +56
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 4 40 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.67% 5.33% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 5.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 37 0
Liverpool median annual salary £30,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.00% - -
Merseyside median annual salary £30,000 £50,000 -
% change year-on-year -40.00% - -

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 539 694 909
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 90.28% 92.41% 89.82%
Number of salaries quoted 405 504 591
Liverpool median annual salary £42,396 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.68% +1.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £67,500 £57,500
Merseyside median annual salary £40,349 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% - -

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT jobs citing Functional Testing also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
1 4 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) Security Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (75.00%) Web Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) FTP
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) WebCenter
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing

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 (25.00%) FTP
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Security Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) IBM