The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 112 117 128
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +11
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 13 27 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.84% 1.19% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 1.44% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 6 24 5
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £50,700 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year
- +8.84%
Functional Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1273 1873 1669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 82.34% 82.37% 81.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1055 1533 1225
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Functional Testing Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Functional Testing
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Testing within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Aylesbury -14 4 £35,000 - 1
Milton Keynes +2 3 £25,000 -28.57% 2
Marlow - 3 - -
High Wycombe 0 2 - -
Functional Testing
South East

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 27 (62.79%) Software Testing
2 23 (53.49%) Integration Testing
3 22 (51.16%) Regression Testing
4 19 (44.19%) QA
5 18 (41.86%) Selenium
5 18 (41.86%) JavaScript
6 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (37.21%) ISTQB
7 16 (37.21%) Black-Box Testing
8 15 (34.88%) HP Quality Center
8 15 (34.88%) NeoLoad
9 14 (32.56%) Data Validation
9 14 (32.56%) Performance Testing
9 14 (32.56%) Validation
10 12 (27.91%) HP
10 12 (27.91%) Stress Testing
10 12 (27.91%) Test Automation
10 12 (27.91%) Waterfall
10 12 (27.91%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (25.58%) V-Model
11 11 (25.58%) Test Management
11 11 (25.58%) Manual Testing
11 11 (25.58%) Degree
11 11 (25.58%) HP UFT
11 11 (25.58%) Finance
12 10 (23.26%) LoadRunner
12 10 (23.26%) Test Scripting
13 8 (18.60%) Telecoms
13 8 (18.60%) Automated Testing
14 7 (16.28%) VoIP

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (4.65%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.28%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (41.86%) Selenium
2 15 (34.88%) NeoLoad
3 11 (25.58%) HP UFT
4 10 (23.26%) LoadRunner
5 2 (4.65%) JIRA
5 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.33%) Gerrit
6 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.33%) JMeter
6 1 (2.33%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.33%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (25.58%) Finance
2 8 (18.60%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.65%) Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (48.84%) Analyst
1 21 (48.84%) Test Analyst
2 13 (30.23%) Automation Test Analyst
2 13 (30.23%) QA Analyst
2 13 (30.23%) QA Test Analyst
3 11 (25.58%) Test Manager
4 10 (23.26%) QA Automation Analyst
5 9 (20.93%) Tester
6 8 (18.60%) QA Tester
7 5 (11.63%) Technical Manager
8 4 (9.30%) Automation Tester
8 4 (9.30%) Integration Analyst
8 4 (9.30%) Integration Test Analyst
8 4 (9.30%) Integration Tester
8 4 (9.30%) QA Automation Tester
8 4 (9.30%) Regression Test Analyst
8 4 (9.30%) Regression Tester
8 4 (9.30%) Testing Analyst
9 3 (6.98%) Quality Analyst
9 3 (6.98%) Senior Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) XML
2 2 (4.65%) .NET
2 2 (4.65%) .NET Framework
2 2 (4.65%) CGI
2 2 (4.65%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.33%) Psychology
2 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (62.79%) Software Testing
2 23 (53.49%) Integration Testing
3 22 (51.16%) Regression Testing
4 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (37.21%) Black-Box Testing
6 14 (32.56%) Data Validation
6 14 (32.56%) Performance Testing
6 14 (32.56%) Validation
7 12 (27.91%) Stress Testing
7 12 (27.91%) Test Automation
7 12 (27.91%) Waterfall
8 11 (25.58%) Manual Testing
8 11 (25.58%) Test Management
8 11 (25.58%) V-Model
9 10 (23.26%) Test Scripting
10 8 (18.60%) Automated Testing
11 6 (13.95%) QA Automation
12 4 (9.30%) Defect Management
12 4 (9.30%) Test Strategy
12 4 (9.30%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (41.86%) JavaScript
2 4 (9.30%) SQL
3 2 (4.65%) XPath
4 1 (2.33%) C#
4 1 (2.33%) Java
4 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (37.21%) ISTQB
2 11 (25.58%) Degree
3 6 (13.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (11.63%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (44.19%) QA
Systems Management
1 15 (34.88%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.65%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) HP
2 3 (6.98%) SAP
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.65%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.33%) IBM
4 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
Milton Keynes
Mint
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Nanotek Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago