The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 122 104 102
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -2
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 1 30 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.059% 1.63% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.066% 1.81% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1 25 10
Median salary £35,000 £50,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +85.18%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Functional Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1506 1662 1576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 88.90% 90.18% 87.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1292 1430 1240
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol 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 Bristol

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Functional Testing Salary Trend in Bristol

Functional Testing
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) QA
3 4 (44.44%) User Stories
3 4 (44.44%) Wireframes
4 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) ISEB
5 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
5 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (22.22%) Exploratory Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
6 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (11.11%) MS Office
6 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
6 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
6 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
6 1 (11.11%) System Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
6 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 1 (11.11%) Sage
6 1 (11.11%) Billing
6 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
6 1 (11.11%) ISTQB

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
1 8 (88.89%) Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) User Stories
3 4 (44.44%) Wireframes
4 2 (22.22%) Exploratory Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 1 (11.11%) System Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (22.22%) ISEB
3 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Sage
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