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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Testing
Rank 121 126 138
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +12
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.050% 0.053% 0.054%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.064% 0.069% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
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
1574 1448 1427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 78.98% 77.27% 76.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1164 1209 1169
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Testing within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Aylesbury - 1 £30,000 -
Functional Testing
South East

Functional Testing
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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%) ISEB
1 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (50.00%) V-Model
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (50.00%) QA
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Management
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
1 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Tester
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) QA Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Software Tester
3 2 (33.33%) QA Tester
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Senior QA Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Senior QA Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Quality Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (50.00%) V-Model
2 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Test Management
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) ISEB
1 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
2 4 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA