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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 83 133 121
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -12
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 32 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.02% 0.39% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 0.47% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 24 7 13
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £40,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
1360 1895 1838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 85.91% 82.61% 83.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1085 1431 1403
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Functional Testing Salary Histogram 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 28 May 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 £35,000 - 2
Milton Keynes +37 9 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Marlow - 5 - -
High Wycombe +5 2 £45,500 +13.75%
Newport Pagnell - 1 £37,500 -
Functional Testing
South East

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (44.26%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (40.98%) Integration Testing
3 24 (39.34%) Software Testing
4 23 (37.70%) QA
5 20 (32.79%) Selenium
5 20 (32.79%) Regression Testing
6 18 (29.51%) Validation
6 18 (29.51%) Data Validation
7 17 (27.87%) JavaScript
8 16 (26.23%) Finance
9 14 (22.95%) SQL Server
9 14 (22.95%) ISTQB
10 13 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (21.31%) HP Quality Center
10 13 (21.31%) Black-Box Testing
11 12 (19.67%) NeoLoad
11 12 (19.67%) Telecoms
11 12 (19.67%) ISEB
12 11 (18.03%) Performance Testing
13 10 (16.39%) Stress Testing
13 10 (16.39%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (16.39%) Test Management
13 10 (16.39%) Degree
13 10 (16.39%) HP
13 10 (16.39%) C#
14 9 (14.75%) SQL
14 9 (14.75%) HP UFT
14 9 (14.75%) Test Scripting
14 9 (14.75%) Test Automation
14 9 (14.75%) Manual Testing

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 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (3.28%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.84%) VoIP
2 3 (4.92%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.95%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (32.79%) Selenium
2 12 (19.67%) NeoLoad
3 9 (14.75%) HP UFT
4 8 (13.11%) LoadRunner
4 8 (13.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (11.48%) MSTest
5 7 (11.48%) NUnit
6 2 (3.28%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.28%) Gerrit
6 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.28%) JIRA
6 2 (3.28%) JMeter
6 2 (3.28%) Mercurial
6 2 (3.28%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (26.23%) Finance
2 12 (19.67%) Telecoms
3 5 (8.20%) Multimedia
4 3 (4.92%) Electronics
4 3 (4.92%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.64%) Advertising
5 1 (1.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (32.79%) Analyst
1 20 (32.79%) Test Analyst
2 17 (27.87%) Tester
3 13 (21.31%) QA Tester
4 12 (19.67%) QA Analyst
4 12 (19.67%) QA Test Analyst
5 9 (14.75%) Automation Test Analyst
5 9 (14.75%) Developer
5 9 (14.75%) Test Manager
6 7 (11.48%) C# Developer
6 7 (11.48%) C# WCF Developer
6 7 (11.48%) QA Automation Analyst
6 7 (11.48%) WCF Developer
7 5 (8.20%) Integration Tester
7 5 (8.20%) Senior C# Developer
7 5 (8.20%) Senior Developer
7 5 (8.20%) Technical Support
8 4 (6.56%) Integration Specialist
8 4 (6.56%) Technical Support Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.48%) WCF
2 2 (3.28%) .NET
2 2 (3.28%) .NET Framework
2 2 (3.28%) XML
2 2 (3.28%) XSLT
3 1 (1.64%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 27 (44.26%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (4.92%) VHDL
3 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.64%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.92%) Embedded Linux
1 3 (4.92%) Linux
1 3 (4.92%) Windows
2 1 (1.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.98%) Integration Testing
2 24 (39.34%) Software Testing
3 20 (32.79%) Regression Testing
4 18 (29.51%) Data Validation
4 18 (29.51%) Validation
5 13 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (21.31%) Black-Box Testing
6 11 (18.03%) Performance Testing
7 10 (16.39%) Stress Testing
7 10 (16.39%) Test Management
7 10 (16.39%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (14.75%) Manual Testing
8 9 (14.75%) Test Automation
8 9 (14.75%) Test Scripting
9 8 (13.11%) SDLC
10 7 (11.48%) MVVM
10 7 (11.48%) Unit Testing
10 7 (11.48%) V-Model
10 7 (11.48%) Waterfall
11 6 (9.84%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (27.87%) JavaScript
2 10 (16.39%) C#
3 9 (14.75%) SQL
4 7 (11.48%) Java
5 3 (4.92%) Assembly Language
5 3 (4.92%) C
6 2 (3.28%) Ruby
6 2 (3.28%) XPath
7 1 (1.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (22.95%) ISTQB
2 12 (19.67%) ISEB
3 10 (16.39%) Degree
4 6 (9.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.64%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (37.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (21.31%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.28%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 10 (16.39%) HP
2 5 (8.20%) Oracle
3 3 (4.92%) EMC
3 3 (4.92%) Xilinx
4 2 (3.28%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.28%) SAP
4 2 (3.28%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.64%) IBM
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes
HFG
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago