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

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Testing
South West / Bristol
Rank 119 106 107
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 9 29 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.51% 1.60% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 1.80% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 27 14
Median salary £52,500 £37,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +3.44%
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 Bristol region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1599 1612 1673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 91.42% 89.21% 86.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1277 1422 1362
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
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 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 8 (61.54%) Test Scripting
3 7 (53.85%) QA
4 6 (46.15%) ISTQB
4 6 (46.15%) Software Testing
5 5 (38.46%) Automated Testing
5 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (38.46%) Retail
5 5 (38.46%) Selenium
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle
5 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
6 4 (30.77%) Nokia
6 4 (30.77%) Linux
6 4 (30.77%) OOP
6 4 (30.77%) Python
6 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
6 4 (30.77%) PHP
6 4 (30.77%) MySQL
6 4 (30.77%) Symfony
6 4 (30.77%) CakePHP
6 4 (30.77%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (30.77%) Web Development
6 4 (30.77%) LAMP
6 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Amazon S3
6 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
6 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
6 4 (30.77%) REST
6 4 (30.77%) Big Data

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (7.69%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (30.77%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
1 2 (15.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Big Data
1 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
1 4 (30.77%) MySQL
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Selenium
2 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
3 3 (23.08%) JIRA
3 3 (23.08%) LoadRunner
3 3 (23.08%) WebDriver
4 1 (7.69%) Ranorex
4 1 (7.69%) Redmine
4 1 (7.69%) TestRail
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Retail
3 3 (23.08%) Billing
3 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
4 2 (15.38%) Multimedia
5 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Test Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Full Stack Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Product Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Tester
4 2 (15.38%) QA Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Tester
5 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Test Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Software Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Angular 2
1 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
1 4 (30.77%) CakePHP
1 4 (30.77%) LAMP
1 4 (30.77%) REST
1 4 (30.77%) RxJS
1 4 (30.77%) Symfony
2 2 (15.38%) CSS
2 2 (15.38%) CSS3
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Mobile App
2 3 (23.08%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (23.08%) Mainframe
2 3 (23.08%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.69%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Test Scripting
2 6 (46.15%) Software Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Automated Testing
4 4 (30.77%) OOP
4 4 (30.77%) Secure Coding
4 4 (30.77%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Web Development
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 3 (23.08%) Manual Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
5 3 (23.08%) Process Improvement
5 3 (23.08%) SDLC
5 3 (23.08%) Software Delivery
5 3 (23.08%) Test Management
5 3 (23.08%) V-Model
6 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
1 4 (30.77%) PHP
1 4 (30.77%) Python
2 3 (23.08%) C
2 3 (23.08%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) ISTQB
2 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) ISEB
2 3 (23.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (7.69%) WMI
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) Nokia
3 3 (23.08%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Panasonic
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
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