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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Testing
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 95 94 124
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +30
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 17 29 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.24% 1.70% 0.056%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 1.98% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 1
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -37.50%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
1183 1468 1504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 86.35% 86.05% 83.84%
Number of salaries quoted 967 1216 1159
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £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
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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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
Milton Keynes +1 9 £37,500 - 2
Aylesbury +24 4 £36,250 +16.93% 1
Functional Testing
South East

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 25 (86.21%) QA
2 20 (68.97%) Regression Testing
3 19 (65.52%) Selenium
4 13 (44.83%) JavaScript
5 11 (37.93%) Integration Testing
6 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (31.03%) Data Validation
7 9 (31.03%) Validation
8 8 (27.59%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (27.59%) JIRA
8 8 (27.59%) NeoLoad
9 7 (24.14%) QA Automation
10 6 (20.69%) Workflow
11 5 (17.24%) Test Automation
12 4 (13.79%) Java
12 4 (13.79%) Finance
12 4 (13.79%) VoIP
12 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
13 3 (10.34%) Automated Testing
13 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
14 2 (6.90%) SQL
14 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
14 2 (6.90%) Degree
14 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
14 2 (6.90%) System Testing
14 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
14 2 (6.90%) Stress Testing
14 2 (6.90%) Test Management
14 2 (6.90%) Test Scripting
14 2 (6.90%) Smoke 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) BPCS
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 19 (65.52%) Selenium
2 8 (27.59%) JIRA
2 8 (27.59%) NeoLoad
3 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.45%) IntelliJ
4 1 (3.45%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Analyst
2 9 (31.03%) Support Analyst
3 7 (24.14%) Tester
4 6 (20.69%) Automation Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) QA Automation Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) QA Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) QA Tester
4 6 (20.69%) Systems Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) Applications Support
5 5 (17.24%) Applications Support Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) Systems Support
5 5 (17.24%) Systems Support Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) Test Analyst
6 4 (13.79%) QA Analyst
6 4 (13.79%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (13.79%) Technical Support
6 4 (13.79%) Technical Support Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Java Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Regression Testing
2 11 (37.93%) Integration Testing
3 9 (31.03%) Data Validation
3 9 (31.03%) Validation
4 8 (27.59%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (24.14%) QA Automation
6 6 (20.69%) Workflow
7 5 (17.24%) Test Automation
8 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (10.34%) Automated Testing
10 2 (6.90%) Black-Box Testing
10 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
10 2 (6.90%) SDLC
10 2 (6.90%) Smoke Testing
10 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
10 2 (6.90%) Stress Testing
10 2 (6.90%) System Testing
10 2 (6.90%) Test Management
10 2 (6.90%) Test Scripting
10 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) JavaScript
2 4 (13.79%) Java
3 2 (6.90%) SQL
4 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (86.21%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Epicor
2 1 (3.45%) IFS
2 1 (3.45%) JD Edwards
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) Remedy
2 1 (3.45%) Sage
2 1 (3.45%) SAP
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Metaskil Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesbury
360 Resourcing
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago