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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 90 121 107
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -14
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 33 1 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.88% 0.057% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.25% 0.069% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 32 0 20
Average salary £40,000 - £38,750
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 - £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 - £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
1469 1443 1504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 83.80% 81.80% 79.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1235 1108 1169
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,567 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
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 14 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Testing within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(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
Milton Keynes +12 21 £43,750 - 2
Aylesbury - 6 £31,000 - 1
High Wycombe - 3 £45,000 - 4
Functional Testing
South East

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 43 (66.15%) C#
2 41 (63.08%) SQL Server
3 35 (53.85%) MVVM
4 34 (52.31%) NUnit
5 33 (50.77%) MSTest
6 29 (44.62%) Unit Testing
7 27 (41.54%) Team Foundation Server
8 26 (40.00%) WCF
9 25 (38.46%) WPF
10 24 (36.92%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (20.00%) Degree
12 12 (18.46%) Finance
13 11 (16.92%) .NET
13 11 (16.92%) ISEB
13 11 (16.92%) QA
14 10 (15.38%) Selenium
14 10 (15.38%) Data Validation
14 10 (15.38%) Validation
15 9 (13.85%) Microsoft
16 8 (12.31%) User Acceptance Testing
17 7 (10.77%) Integration Testing
17 7 (10.77%) SQL
17 7 (10.77%) SDLC
18 6 (9.23%) System Integration Testing
18 6 (9.23%) Oracle
18 6 (9.23%) Java
18 6 (9.23%) Visual Studio
18 6 (9.23%) Test Scripting
18 6 (9.23%) Time Management

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) Ethernet
1 3 (4.62%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (63.08%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 34 (52.31%) NUnit
2 33 (50.77%) MSTest
3 27 (41.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (15.38%) Selenium
5 6 (9.23%) Visual Studio
6 4 (6.15%) HP UFT
7 3 (4.62%) Moq
7 3 (4.62%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (1.54%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.54%) LoadRunner
General
1 12 (18.46%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Multimedia
2 5 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.62%) Electronics
3 3 (4.62%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.54%) Automotive
4 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (56.92%) Developer
2 34 (52.31%) C# Developer
3 15 (23.08%) Senior Developer
4 14 (21.54%) Senior C# Developer
5 10 (15.38%) Analyst
5 10 (15.38%) C# WCF Developer
5 10 (15.38%) WCF Developer
6 9 (13.85%) Tester
7 8 (12.31%) .NET Developer
8 7 (10.77%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (10.77%) Test Analyst
9 5 (7.69%) QA Tester
9 5 (7.69%) Software Developer
9 5 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (7.69%) Technical Support
9 5 (7.69%) Technical Support Analyst
10 4 (6.15%) Integration Specialist
10 4 (6.15%) Junior
10 4 (6.15%) Test Specialist
11 3 (4.62%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (40.00%) WCF
2 25 (38.46%) WPF
3 11 (16.92%) .NET
4 1 (1.54%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (36.92%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.62%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (4.62%) VHDL
3 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.15%) Windows
2 3 (4.62%) Embedded Linux
2 3 (4.62%) Linux
3 1 (1.54%) Unix
3 1 (1.54%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (53.85%) MVVM
2 29 (44.62%) Unit Testing
3 13 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (15.38%) Data Validation
4 10 (15.38%) Validation
5 8 (12.31%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (10.77%) Integration Testing
6 7 (10.77%) SDLC
7 6 (9.23%) System Integration Testing
7 6 (9.23%) Test Scripting
7 6 (9.23%) Time Management
8 5 (7.69%) Software Testing
9 4 (6.15%) CRM
10 3 (4.62%) Business Continuity
10 3 (4.62%) Incident Management
10 3 (4.62%) Information Security
10 3 (4.62%) Risk Management
10 3 (4.62%) Schematic Capture
10 3 (4.62%) Test Automation
10 3 (4.62%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (66.15%) C#
2 7 (10.77%) SQL
3 6 (9.23%) Java
4 5 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.62%) Assembly Language
5 3 (4.62%) C
5 3 (4.62%) C++
5 3 (4.62%) F#
5 3 (4.62%) PHP
6 2 (3.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (20.00%) Degree
2 11 (16.92%) ISEB
3 4 (6.15%) ISTQB
4 3 (4.62%) MCAD
4 3 (4.62%) MCP
4 3 (4.62%) MCSD
4 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.54%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.92%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (13.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.23%) Oracle
3 3 (4.62%) EMC
3 3 (4.62%) HP
3 3 (4.62%) Xilinx
4 1 (1.54%) SAP
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Salary: circa 45K
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
High Wycombe
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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High Wycombe
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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