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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Testing
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
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
1557 1392 1384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 76.66% 75.00% 74.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1160 1170 1149
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) ISTQB
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) ISEB
2 5 (71.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Manual Testing
3 4 (57.14%) V-Model
3 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
3 4 (57.14%) QA
3 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
3 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Workflow
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (14.29%) C
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
5 1 (14.29%) JIRA
5 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
1 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Test Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) QA Test Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) QA Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Tester
4 2 (28.57%) Senior QA Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) Senior QA Test Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) Software Tester
4 2 (28.57%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) QA Tester
5 1 (14.29%) Quality Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Scrum
1 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Manual Testing
1 4 (57.14%) V-Model
2 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Load Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Management
3 1 (14.29%) System Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) ISTQB
2 5 (71.43%) ISEB
2 5 (71.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA