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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Testing
South East / Berkshire
Rank 154 214 162
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -52
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 28 16 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.78% 0.30% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 0.35% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 27 8 46
Median salary £45,000 £38,750 £48,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% -19.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
3069 4567 4602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 85.54% 86.02% 84.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2341 3705 3249
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +13 11 £45,000 +83.67%
Hungerford - 7 £30,000 - 1
Reading +33 6 £65,000 +73.33% 1
Wokingham - 3 £43,750 - 4
Slough +30 1 £24,500 -45.55% 1
Functional Testing
South East

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 40 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 28 (51.85%) QA
3 28 (51.85%) Test Scripting
4 27 (50.00%) Finance
5 25 (46.30%) Regression Testing
6 21 (38.89%) JavaScript
6 21 (38.89%) Selenium
7 20 (37.04%) .NET
7 20 (37.04%) SDLC
8 18 (33.33%) Java
8 18 (33.33%) Workflow
8 18 (33.33%) Scrum
8 18 (33.33%) Degree
8 18 (33.33%) Test Automation
9 17 (31.48%) Automated Testing
10 16 (29.63%) User Acceptance Testing
10 16 (29.63%) Performance Testing
10 16 (29.63%) HTML
10 16 (29.63%) ASP.NET
10 16 (29.63%) Internet
11 15 (27.78%) ISEB
12 14 (25.93%) Perl
12 14 (25.93%) SQL
12 14 (25.93%) JMeter
12 14 (25.93%) Open Source
12 14 (25.93%) Workflow Management
12 14 (25.93%) Defect Management
13 13 (24.07%) DevOps
14 12 (22.22%) Software Testing

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 8 (14.81%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (29.63%) Internet
2 9 (16.67%) DNS
2 9 (16.67%) Firewall
2 9 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.70%) GSM
3 2 (3.70%) LTE
3 2 (3.70%) UMTS
Development Applications
1 21 (38.89%) Selenium
2 14 (25.93%) JMeter
3 12 (22.22%) TestNG
4 9 (16.67%) Gatling
4 9 (16.67%) LoadRunner
4 9 (16.67%) Visual Studio
5 7 (12.96%) Cucumber
6 5 (9.26%) Ant
6 5 (9.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (9.26%) FitNesse
6 5 (9.26%) Gradle
6 5 (9.26%) Grunt
6 5 (9.26%) Jenkins
6 5 (9.26%) Maven
6 5 (9.26%) Mocha
7 2 (3.70%) NUnit
7 2 (3.70%) WebDriver
General
1 27 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.70%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 22 (40.74%) Analyst
2 18 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 18 (33.33%) Tester
3 13 (24.07%) Senior Tester
4 12 (22.22%) Selenium Tester
5 10 (18.52%) Automation Tester
6 9 (16.67%) QA Engineer
6 9 (16.67%) Senior Automation Tester
7 8 (14.81%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 7 (12.96%) Business Test Analyst
8 7 (12.96%) QA Analyst
8 7 (12.96%) QA Test Analyst
8 7 (12.96%) QA Test Engineer
8 7 (12.96%) Test Engineer
9 6 (11.11%) Financial Analyst
9 6 (11.11%) Java Automation Tester
9 6 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
9 6 (11.11%) Technical Test Analyst
10 5 (9.26%) Principal Java Developer
10 5 (9.26%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (37.04%) .NET
2 16 (29.63%) ASP.NET
2 16 (29.63%) HTML
3 11 (20.37%) Ajax
4 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (3.70%) CSS
4 2 (3.70%) CSS3
4 2 (3.70%) Gherkin
4 2 (3.70%) HTML5
4 2 (3.70%) jQuery
4 2 (3.70%) XHTML
5 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (1.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (9.26%) Mathematics
3 5 (9.26%) Physics
4 2 (3.70%) Digital TV
4 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.70%) User Experience
5 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.85%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) Windows
2 2 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 28 (51.85%) Test Scripting
4 25 (46.30%) Regression Testing
5 20 (37.04%) SDLC
6 18 (33.33%) Scrum
6 18 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 18 (33.33%) Workflow
7 17 (31.48%) Automated Testing
8 16 (29.63%) Performance Testing
8 16 (29.63%) User Acceptance Testing
9 14 (25.93%) Defect Management
9 14 (25.93%) Open Source
9 14 (25.93%) Workflow Management
10 13 (24.07%) DevOps
11 12 (22.22%) Software Testing
11 12 (22.22%) System Testing
12 11 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (16.67%) Kanban
13 9 (16.67%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (38.89%) JavaScript
2 18 (33.33%) Java
3 14 (25.93%) Perl
3 14 (25.93%) SQL
4 10 (18.52%) VB
5 9 (16.67%) VBScript
6 6 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (33.33%) Degree
2 15 (27.78%) ISEB
3 10 (18.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (7.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (51.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle
Slough, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-30,000
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, pension,
Posted: 4 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
V2
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus huge bonus and benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Wokingham
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + full benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Newbury
IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago