The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Testing
Rank - 36 29
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton - 1.65% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.38% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £19,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.83%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
Functional Testing
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
122 126 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 81.88% 69.23% 76.52%
Number of salaries quoted 105 121 94
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Functional Testing Salary Trend in Bolton