Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for System Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited System Testing over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

System Testing
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 90 65
Rank change year-on-year +26 -25 -
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 10 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.31% 0.56% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 0.63% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 4
Liverpool median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -20.21% -
10th Percentile £31,650 £31,750 £38,125
90th Percentile £46,250 £38,750 £55,550
Merseyside median annual salary £43,750 £37,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year +16.67% -9.09% -

System 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 696 951 593
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 91.34% 88.88% 87.21%
Number of salaries quoted 517 612 477
Liverpool median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £24,650
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £65,500
Merseyside median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% - -

System Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for System Testing in Liverpool

System Testing
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for System Testing in Liverpool

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing System Testing in Liverpool over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for System Testing in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing System 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 System Testing.

1 5 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) ISEB
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (30.00%) ETL
3 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (30.00%) Smoke Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (30.00%) Functional Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Defect Tracking
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 3 (30.00%) JIRA
3 3 (30.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (30.00%) Russian Language
3 3 (30.00%) QA
3 3 (30.00%) Software Testing

System 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) QA Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Developer
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Implementation Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Solutions Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) JSP
1 1 (10.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Defect Tracking
2 3 (30.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 3 (30.00%) ETL
2 3 (30.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Smoke Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Test Management
2 3 (30.00%) Usability Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
1 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ISEB
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) JDA
2 2 (20.00%) RedPrairie