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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 120 120 122
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 11 26 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.69% 1.18% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 1.41% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 7 25 6
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £54,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,250 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +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
1324 1843 1593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 83.11% 83.77% 81.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1103 1500 1179
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
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
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 September 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 -17 4 £35,000 - 1
Milton Keynes +9 3 £29,000 -22.66% 1
High Wycombe +2 2 - -
Marlow - 1 - -
Functional Testing
South East

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 28 (73.68%) Software Testing
2 21 (55.26%) Integration Testing
3 19 (50.00%) Regression Testing
4 17 (44.74%) QA
4 17 (44.74%) Selenium
5 16 (42.11%) JavaScript
5 16 (42.11%) Black-Box Testing
6 15 (39.47%) NeoLoad
6 15 (39.47%) Validation
6 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (39.47%) Data Validation
6 15 (39.47%) ISTQB
7 14 (36.84%) Performance Testing
7 14 (36.84%) HP Quality Center
8 12 (31.58%) Test Automation
8 12 (31.58%) Waterfall
8 12 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (31.58%) Stress Testing
8 12 (31.58%) Manual Testing
9 11 (28.95%) V-Model
9 11 (28.95%) Degree
9 11 (28.95%) HP
9 11 (28.95%) HP UFT
10 10 (26.32%) LoadRunner
10 10 (26.32%) Test Management
11 9 (23.68%) Test Scripting
12 7 (18.42%) Automated Testing
12 7 (18.42%) Finance
13 6 (15.79%) Telecoms
13 6 (15.79%) QA Automation

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 (2.63%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (44.74%) Selenium
2 15 (39.47%) NeoLoad
3 11 (28.95%) HP UFT
4 10 (26.32%) LoadRunner
5 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (57.89%) Analyst
1 22 (57.89%) Test Analyst
2 16 (42.11%) Automation Test Analyst
3 11 (28.95%) QA Analyst
3 11 (28.95%) QA Automation Analyst
3 11 (28.95%) QA Test Analyst
4 10 (26.32%) Test Manager
5 5 (13.16%) Technical Manager
5 5 (13.16%) Tester
6 4 (10.53%) Automation Tester
6 4 (10.53%) Integration Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Integration Test Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Integration Tester
6 4 (10.53%) QA Automation Tester
6 4 (10.53%) QA Tester
6 4 (10.53%) Regression Test Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Regression Tester
6 4 (10.53%) Testing Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Senior Quality Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) CGI
2 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.63%) Psychology
2 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (73.68%) Software Testing
2 21 (55.26%) Integration Testing
3 19 (50.00%) Regression Testing
4 16 (42.11%) Black-Box Testing
5 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (39.47%) Data Validation
5 15 (39.47%) Validation
6 14 (36.84%) Performance Testing
7 12 (31.58%) Manual Testing
7 12 (31.58%) Stress Testing
7 12 (31.58%) Test Automation
7 12 (31.58%) Waterfall
8 11 (28.95%) V-Model
9 10 (26.32%) Test Management
10 9 (23.68%) Test Scripting
11 7 (18.42%) Automated Testing
12 6 (15.79%) QA Automation
13 3 (7.89%) Defect Management
13 3 (7.89%) Test Strategy
13 3 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (42.11%) JavaScript
2 3 (7.89%) SQL
3 1 (2.63%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (39.47%) ISTQB
2 11 (28.95%) Degree
3 6 (15.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (13.16%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (44.74%) QA
Systems Management
1 14 (36.84%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) HP
2 2 (5.26%) SAP
3 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
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