The first table below looks at the demand for Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Testing
Rank 196 217 218
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +1
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 27 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.45% 0.17% 0.097%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.23% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 26 7 5
Average salary £43,000 £45,600 £40,100
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.70% +13.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,600 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -22.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4457 3919 4454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 74.64% 72.64% 71.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3180 2946 3790
Average salary £48,750 £45,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Functional Testing
South East

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Testing within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Slough +12 21 £67,500 +48.02% 2
Reading - 5 £37,500 -
Functional Testing
South East

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 26 (65.00%) Java
2 25 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 25 (62.50%) J2EE
2 25 (62.50%) Servlets
2 25 (62.50%) Struts
2 25 (62.50%) XML
2 25 (62.50%) XSLT
2 25 (62.50%) Solaris
2 25 (62.50%) Apache
2 25 (62.50%) Tomcat
2 25 (62.50%) XHTML
2 25 (62.50%) Eclipse
2 25 (62.50%) IntelliJ
2 25 (62.50%) HTML
2 25 (62.50%) MVC
2 25 (62.50%) Extreme Programming
2 25 (62.50%) TDD
2 25 (62.50%) Pair Programming
2 25 (62.50%) Subversion
2 25 (62.50%) Spring
2 25 (62.50%) JIRA
2 25 (62.50%) GigaSpaces
2 25 (62.50%) Velocity
2 25 (62.50%) JSR 168
2 25 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
2 25 (62.50%) Alfresco
2 25 (62.50%) Groovy
2 25 (62.50%) Liferay
2 25 (62.50%) Scala
2 25 (62.50%) Open Source

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 25 (62.50%) Apache
1 25 (62.50%) Tomcat
1 25 (62.50%) Alfresco
1 25 (62.50%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 25 (62.50%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (62.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 25 (62.50%) Eclipse
1 25 (62.50%) IntelliJ
1 25 (62.50%) Subversion
1 25 (62.50%) JIRA
1 25 (62.50%) Gradle
1 25 (62.50%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (42.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (62.50%) Developer
2 11 (27.50%) Analyst
2 11 (27.50%) Test Analyst
3 9 (22.50%) Senior Analyst
3 9 (22.50%) Senior Test Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Tester
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Tester
5 1 (2.50%) Functional Test Analyst
5 1 (2.50%) Functional Analyst
5 1 (2.50%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (62.50%) J2EE
1 25 (62.50%) Servlets
1 25 (62.50%) Struts
1 25 (62.50%) XML
1 25 (62.50%) XSLT
1 25 (62.50%) XHTML
1 25 (62.50%) HTML
1 25 (62.50%) Spring
1 25 (62.50%) Velocity
1 25 (62.50%) JSR 168
Miscellaneous
1 25 (62.50%) Open Source
2 8 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 8 (20.00%) Mainframe
3 5 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 4 (10.00%) VSAM
5 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (62.50%) Solaris
2 1 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (62.50%) MVC
1 25 (62.50%) Extreme Programming
1 25 (62.50%) TDD
1 25 (62.50%) Pair Programming
1 25 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
1 25 (62.50%) Web Application Development
2 16 (40.00%) Quality Management
2 16 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 14 (35.00%) Test Scripting
4 8 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (10.00%) Change Management
5 4 (10.00%) Regression Testing
5 4 (10.00%) Project Management
5 4 (10.00%) Test Management
5 4 (10.00%) V-Model
5 4 (10.00%) Performance Management
5 4 (10.00%) Test Strategy
5 4 (10.00%) Fault Management
6 1 (2.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (65.00%) Java
2 25 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 25 (62.50%) Groovy
2 25 (62.50%) Scala
3 8 (20.00%) COBOL
4 1 (2.50%) C
4 1 (2.50%) Perl
4 1 (2.50%) SQL
4 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) CA Endevor
2 1 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (62.50%) GigaSpaces
2 8 (20.00%) IBM
3 4 (10.00%) BT
4 1 (2.50%) Cognizant
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