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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

System Testing
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 56 50
Rank change year-on-year +10 -6  
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 6 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.55% 0.25% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 0.30% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 2
Median salary £36,250 £37,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £44,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.43% +2.50%  

System Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Liverpool
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 357 336 338
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 92.25% 82.96% 84.29%
Number of salaries quoted 253 265 245
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

System Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool citing System Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 7 (70.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (60.00%) Cucumber
2 6 (60.00%) SoapUI
2 6 (60.00%) Gherkin
2 6 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (60.00%) SDLC
2 6 (60.00%) API Testing
2 6 (60.00%) QA
2 6 (60.00%) Selenium
2 6 (60.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
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%) Dimensional Modelling
3 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (30.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Optimisation

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2016
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (60.00%) Selenium
1 6 (60.00%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Test Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) QA Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Developer
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Developer
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (60.00%) API Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Manual Testing
2 6 (60.00%) SDLC
2 6 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 3 (30.00%) ETL
3 3 (30.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (30.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 3 (30.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
1 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
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