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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Testing
South East / Berkshire
Rank 148 206 178
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -28
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 37 12 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.07% 0.23% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 0.27% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 36 2 46
Median salary £38,750 £24,500 £48,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+58.16% -49.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £24,500 £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
2956 4464 4698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 85.66% 86.87% 85.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2308 3631 3438
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 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
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 24 February 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 24 February 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
Reading +48 11 £65,000 -
Hungerford - 8 £30,000 -
Wokingham - 6 £50,000 -
Maidenhead +8 3 £45,000 +83.67%
Newbury - 3 £42,500 -
Slough - 2 £27,500 -
Windsor - 1 £70,000 -
Functional Testing
South East

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 36 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (55.17%) Test Scripting
3 31 (53.45%) QA
4 29 (50.00%) Regression Testing
5 27 (46.55%) User Acceptance Testing
6 26 (44.83%) Non-Functional Testing
7 20 (34.48%) System Testing
8 18 (31.03%) SQL
8 18 (31.03%) SDLC
9 17 (29.31%) Unit Testing
10 15 (25.86%) Automated Testing
10 15 (25.86%) Finance
11 13 (22.41%) ISEB
11 13 (22.41%) Selenium
11 13 (22.41%) Test Strategy
11 13 (22.41%) Waterfall
12 12 (20.69%) Manual Testing
13 11 (18.97%) Technical Analysis
13 11 (18.97%) Degree
13 11 (18.97%) JavaScript
14 10 (17.24%) ERP
14 10 (17.24%) Scrum
14 10 (17.24%) Integration Testing
15 9 (15.52%) Computer Science
15 9 (15.52%) E-Commerce
15 9 (15.52%) Java
15 9 (15.52%) System Integration Testing
16 8 (13.79%) Test Automation
16 8 (13.79%) .NET
16 8 (13.79%) Workflow

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 5 (8.62%) IIS
2 2 (3.45%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) 4G
2 3 (5.17%) 3G
2 3 (5.17%) Internet
2 3 (5.17%) MPLS
2 3 (5.17%) MVNO
2 3 (5.17%) VoLTE
3 2 (3.45%) DNS
3 2 (3.45%) Firewall
3 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.72%) GSM
4 1 (1.72%) LTE
4 1 (1.72%) UMTS
4 1 (1.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (22.41%) Selenium
2 6 (10.34%) Cucumber
2 6 (10.34%) TestNG
2 6 (10.34%) WebDriver
3 5 (8.62%) Ant
3 5 (8.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (8.62%) FitNesse
3 5 (8.62%) Gradle
3 5 (8.62%) Grunt
3 5 (8.62%) Jenkins
3 5 (8.62%) Maven
3 5 (8.62%) Mocha
3 5 (8.62%) Selenium IDE
4 2 (3.45%) Gatling
4 2 (3.45%) JMeter
4 2 (3.45%) LoadRunner
4 2 (3.45%) NUnit
4 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (25.86%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.17%) Retail
2 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 29 (50.00%) Analyst
2 22 (37.93%) Test Analyst
3 16 (27.59%) Test Engineer
4 9 (15.52%) Tester
5 8 (13.79%) Financial Analyst
5 8 (13.79%) QA Engineer
6 7 (12.07%) Business Test Analyst
6 7 (12.07%) QA Analyst
6 7 (12.07%) QA Test Analyst
6 7 (12.07%) QA Test Engineer
7 6 (10.34%) Business Analyst
7 6 (10.34%) ERP Analyst
7 6 (10.34%) Finance Business Analyst
7 6 (10.34%) Financial Business Analyst
7 6 (10.34%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 6 (10.34%) Service Analyst
7 6 (10.34%) Technical Analyst
7 6 (10.34%) Technical Test Analyst
8 5 (8.62%) Developer
8 5 (8.62%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.79%) .NET
2 6 (10.34%) Ajax
2 6 (10.34%) HTML
2 6 (10.34%) Web Services
3 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET
3 4 (6.90%) CSS
3 4 (6.90%) CSS3
3 4 (6.90%) HTML5
3 4 (6.90%) jQuery
3 4 (6.90%) XHTML
4 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.72%) 802.1X
5 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (1.72%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.72%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (1.72%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (1.72%) Unreal Engine
5 1 (1.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.90%) User Experience
3 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.45%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.72%) Digital TV
5 1 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.72%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.34%) Windows
2 1 (1.72%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (55.17%) Test Scripting
3 29 (50.00%) Regression Testing
4 27 (46.55%) User Acceptance Testing
5 26 (44.83%) Non-Functional Testing
6 20 (34.48%) System Testing
7 18 (31.03%) SDLC
8 17 (29.31%) Unit Testing
9 15 (25.86%) Automated Testing
10 13 (22.41%) Test Strategy
10 13 (22.41%) Waterfall
11 12 (20.69%) Manual Testing
12 11 (18.97%) Technical Analysis
13 10 (17.24%) ERP
13 10 (17.24%) Integration Testing
13 10 (17.24%) Scrum
14 9 (15.52%) E-Commerce
14 9 (15.52%) System Integration Testing
15 8 (13.79%) Test Automation
15 8 (13.79%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (31.03%) SQL
2 11 (18.97%) JavaScript
3 9 (15.52%) Java
4 5 (8.62%) C#
5 4 (6.90%) VBScript
6 3 (5.17%) VB
7 2 (3.45%) Perl
8 1 (1.72%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (22.41%) ISEB
2 11 (18.97%) Degree
3 8 (13.79%) ISTQB
4 4 (6.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (53.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (12.07%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (10.34%) HP
2 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.17%) BroadSoft
3 3 (5.17%) Ericsson
3 3 (5.17%) Oracle
4 1 (1.72%) Sage
4 1 (1.72%) SAP