Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for Test Strategy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Test Strategy over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Strategy
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 89 61
Rank change year-on-year +19 -28 -2
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 4 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.52% 0.84% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.95% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 8
Liverpool median annual salary £45,000 £35,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.76% -21.11% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,125 £42,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £49,875 £52,950
Merseyside median annual salary £45,000 £35,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +26.76% -21.11% -

Test Strategy 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 697 948 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 91.35% 88.85% 87.35%
Number of salaries quoted 519 610 474
Liverpool median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £24,575
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £65,875
Merseyside median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% - -

Test Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

Job postings citing Test Strategy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Liverpool.

Job vacancy trend for Test Strategy in Liverpool

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for Test Strategy in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Test Strategy 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 Test Strategy.

1 4 (100.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) OOP
2 3 (75.00%) PHP 5
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) SSH
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Java

Test Strategy
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%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
1 3 (75.00%) PHP 5
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby