Period
to 17 November 2017

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

Manual Testing
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 91 68
Rank change year-on-year +23 -23 +5
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 5 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.65% 0.47% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.53% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 2
Liverpool median annual salary £50,000 £27,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +81.82% -24.14% -23.68%
10th Percentile £38,750 £26,250 £31,125
90th Percentile £54,000 £41,950 £42,375
Merseyside median annual salary £44,750 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +62.73% - -42.11%

Manual 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 698 952 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 91.36% 88.81% 86.78%
Number of salaries quoted 519 613 474
Liverpool median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £24,825
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £65,000
Merseyside median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% - -

Manual Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Manual Testing in Liverpool

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for Manual Testing in Liverpool

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

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

Salary histogram for Manual Testing in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing Manual 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 Manual Testing.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (80.00%) ISEB
2 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Advertising
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) JIRA
4 2 (40.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) Banking
4 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (40.00%) SaaS
4 2 (40.00%) SDLC
5 1 (20.00%) Biometrics
5 1 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce

Manual 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (40.00%) Advertising
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Lead Tester
1 3 (60.00%) Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Software Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
5 1 (20.00%) Biometrics
5 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ISEB
1 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA