The first table below looks at the demand for Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 9 July 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 Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Testing
Rank 115 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.27% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £24,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,050 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+15.77% +6.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1583 1351 1247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 84.65% 82.83% 79.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1235 1191 1100
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £54,925
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Functional Testing
South West

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 5 (83.33%) Software Testing
2 4 (66.67%) CAPA
2 4 (66.67%) C
3 2 (33.33%) Replication
4 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) ISEB
4 1 (16.67%) TestDirector
4 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Content Management
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) TestDirector
General
1 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Software Tester
1 4 (66.67%) Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Software Testing
2 4 (66.67%) CAPA
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) HP