The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 179 219 168
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -51
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 16 23 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.39% 0.38% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.44% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 35
Median salary £41,250 £38,750 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £37,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Functional Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3489 5194 4941
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 85.66% 86.51% 84.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2595 4226 3325
Median salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing Functional Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Functional Testing Salary Trend in Berkshire

Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Functional Testing Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Functional Testing
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Testing within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead - 9 £45,000 -
Hungerford - 3 £32,500 -
Slough +30 2 £24,500 -34.66%
Newbury - 1 £36,000 -
Wokingham - 1 £50,000 -
Functional Testing
South East

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing Functional 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 39 (63.93%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (60.66%) QA
2 37 (60.66%) Non-Functional Testing
3 34 (55.74%) Finance
4 30 (49.18%) Selenium
5 29 (47.54%) Test Automation
6 28 (45.90%) Test Scripting
7 27 (44.26%) .NET
8 26 (42.62%) Performance Testing
9 25 (40.98%) Scrum
9 25 (40.98%) JavaScript
10 24 (39.34%) Workflow
11 23 (37.70%) JMeter
11 23 (37.70%) Internet
11 23 (37.70%) HTML
11 23 (37.70%) ASP.NET
11 23 (37.70%) SDLC
11 23 (37.70%) Defect Management
12 21 (34.43%) Open Source
12 21 (34.43%) Perl
12 21 (34.43%) ISEB
12 21 (34.43%) Workflow Management
13 20 (32.79%) Software Testing
13 20 (32.79%) Java
13 20 (32.79%) DevOps
14 19 (31.15%) Automated Testing
14 19 (31.15%) Degree
15 16 (26.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 16 (26.23%) Regression Testing
15 16 (26.23%) Ajax

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 13 (21.31%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Demantra
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle ASCP
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (37.70%) Internet
2 14 (22.95%) DNS
2 14 (22.95%) Firewall
2 14 (22.95%) TCP/IP
3 4 (6.56%) 4G
3 4 (6.56%) Wireless
4 3 (4.92%) GSM
4 3 (4.92%) LTE
4 3 (4.92%) UMTS
5 1 (1.64%) 2G
5 1 (1.64%) 3G
5 1 (1.64%) 802.15
5 1 (1.64%) Diameter Protocol
5 1 (1.64%) ISUP
5 1 (1.64%) SCCP
5 1 (1.64%) SIGTRAN
5 1 (1.64%) SS7
5 1 (1.64%) tcpdump
5 1 (1.64%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (1.64%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 30 (49.18%) Selenium
2 23 (37.70%) JMeter
3 15 (24.59%) LoadRunner
3 15 (24.59%) Visual Studio
4 14 (22.95%) Gatling
4 14 (22.95%) TestNG
5 6 (9.84%) WebDriver
6 3 (4.92%) JIRA
7 2 (3.28%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.28%) NUnit
8 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.64%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.64%) Ranorex
8 1 (1.64%) SoapUI
General
1 34 (55.74%) Finance
2 7 (11.48%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.28%) Automotive
4 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (47.54%) Tester
2 21 (34.43%) Analyst
2 21 (34.43%) Senior Tester
3 20 (32.79%) Selenium Tester
4 17 (27.87%) Automation Tester
4 17 (27.87%) Test Analyst
5 15 (24.59%) Senior Automation Tester
6 14 (22.95%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 11 (18.03%) Java Automation Tester
8 5 (8.20%) Business Test Analyst
8 5 (8.20%) Financial Analyst
8 5 (8.20%) QA Engineer
9 4 (6.56%) Software Tester
9 4 (6.56%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (6.56%) Technical Test Analyst
10 3 (4.92%) Financial Business Analyst
10 3 (4.92%) Implementation Manager
10 3 (4.92%) QA Tester
10 3 (4.92%) Release Manager
10 3 (4.92%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (44.26%) .NET
2 23 (37.70%) ASP.NET
2 23 (37.70%) HTML
3 16 (26.23%) Ajax
4 4 (6.56%) 802.1X
5 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (3.28%) CSS
5 2 (3.28%) CSS3
5 2 (3.28%) Gherkin
5 2 (3.28%) HTML5
5 2 (3.28%) jQuery
5 2 (3.28%) XHTML
6 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (1.64%) SOAP
6 1 (1.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (6.56%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.56%) Smart Meter
3 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.28%) Digital TV
4 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.28%) User Experience
5 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.64%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.11%) Windows
2 3 (4.92%) Unix
3 1 (1.64%) Linux
3 1 (1.64%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (63.93%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (60.66%) Non-Functional Testing
3 29 (47.54%) Test Automation
4 28 (45.90%) Test Scripting
5 26 (42.62%) Performance Testing
6 25 (40.98%) Scrum
7 24 (39.34%) Workflow
8 23 (37.70%) Defect Management
8 23 (37.70%) SDLC
9 21 (34.43%) Open Source
9 21 (34.43%) Workflow Management
10 20 (32.79%) DevOps
10 20 (32.79%) Software Testing
11 19 (31.15%) Automated Testing
12 16 (26.23%) Regression Testing
13 15 (24.59%) User Acceptance Testing
14 14 (22.95%) Kanban
15 13 (21.31%) Agile Testing
15 13 (21.31%) CRM
16 11 (18.03%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 25 (40.98%) JavaScript
2 21 (34.43%) Perl
3 20 (32.79%) Java
4 15 (24.59%) VB
5 14 (22.95%) VBScript
6 9 (14.75%) SQL
7 6 (9.84%) C#
8 2 (3.28%) Python
9 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.64%) PHP
9 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (34.43%) ISEB
2 19 (31.15%) Degree
3 16 (26.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (6.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (60.66%) QA
2 2 (3.28%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (9.84%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.20%) HP
3 1 (1.64%) Cisco
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle
3 1 (1.64%) Sun
Reading, Berkshire
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