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

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Testing
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 98 102 117
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +15
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 11 32 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.85% 1.76% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 2.11% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 10 31 4
Median salary £34,375 £37,500 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +0.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%

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
1111 1514 1479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 85.73% 83.42% 82.03%
Number of salaries quoted 941 1265 1132
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 22 January 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 22 January 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
Aylesbury +10 5 £40,000 +29.03%
Milton Keynes -14 4 £27,500 -31.25% 1
Functional Testing
South East

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 18 (78.26%) QA
2 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
2 12 (52.17%) Regression Testing
2 12 (52.17%) Selenium
3 11 (47.83%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (43.48%) Integration Testing
4 10 (43.48%) Data Validation
4 10 (43.48%) Validation
5 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (30.43%) NeoLoad
6 5 (21.74%) Software Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
7 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
7 4 (17.39%) Test Management
8 3 (13.04%) Degree
8 3 (13.04%) Automated Testing
8 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Stress Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Manual Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Black-Box Testing
8 3 (13.04%) QA Automation
9 2 (8.70%) SDLC
9 2 (8.70%) Smoke Testing
9 2 (8.70%) System Testing
9 2 (8.70%) Data Protection
9 2 (8.70%) V-Model
9 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (8.70%) Performance Testing
9 2 (8.70%) ISTQB

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Selenium
2 7 (30.43%) NeoLoad
3 2 (8.70%) HP UFT
3 2 (8.70%) JIRA
3 2 (8.70%) LoadRunner
3 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.35%) IntelliJ
4 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Analyst
2 9 (39.13%) Support Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Test Analyst
4 6 (26.09%) Tester
5 5 (21.74%) Applications Support
5 5 (21.74%) Applications Support Analyst
5 5 (21.74%) QA Analyst
5 5 (21.74%) QA Tester
5 5 (21.74%) Systems Analyst
5 5 (21.74%) Systems Support
5 5 (21.74%) Systems Support Analyst
6 4 (17.39%) Automation Test Analyst
6 4 (17.39%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (17.39%) Technical Support
6 4 (17.39%) Technical Support Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Technical Manager
7 2 (8.70%) Technical Test Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Test Manager
8 1 (4.35%) Agile Test Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) Integration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Regression Testing
2 10 (43.48%) Data Validation
2 10 (43.48%) Integration Testing
2 10 (43.48%) Validation
3 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (21.74%) Software Testing
4 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
5 4 (17.39%) Test Management
5 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
6 3 (13.04%) Automated Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Black-Box Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Manual Testing
6 3 (13.04%) QA Automation
6 3 (13.04%) Stress Testing
6 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Data Protection
7 2 (8.70%) Performance Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Smoke Testing
7 2 (8.70%) System Testing
7 2 (8.70%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.70%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (78.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) HP
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Remedy
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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