The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Testing
Rank 63 76 76
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 4 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.70% 0.33% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.42% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 5
Average salary £28,500 £29,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.38% -24.35%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Functional Testing
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
445 475 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 78.21% 79.30% 77.34%
Number of salaries quoted 361 333 466
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,600 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the Basingstoke region.

Functional Testing Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Functional Testing
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Functional Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Functional Testing.

1 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) HP
1 8 (80.00%) TestDirector
1 8 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
1 8 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (20.00%) Bugzilla
2 2 (20.00%) IVR
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Subversion
2 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) JIRA
2 2 (20.00%) Web Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) C
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (20.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Functional Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Functional Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) TestDirector
2 2 (20.00%) Bugzilla
2 2 (20.00%) Subversion
2 2 (20.00%) JIRA
2 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
1 8 (80.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Software Tester
2 2 (20.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) IVR
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (20.00%) Web Testing
1 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
1 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft