The first table below looks at the demand for Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Testing
Rank 119 - 127
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.11% - 0.048%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% - 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £33,750 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -7.05%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1398 1474 1500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 78.28% 75.17% 71.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1184 1252 1255
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Functional Testing
Cambridgeshire

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the Cambridge region.

Functional Testing Salary Trend in Cambridge

Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Functional Testing Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Functional Testing
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (66.67%) VBA
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) QA
1 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) SMPP
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) MSBuild
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) WPF
2 1 (33.33%) NFC
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) XAML
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) SMS
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SMPP
1 1 (33.33%) NFC
1 1 (33.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MSBuild
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (33.33%) WPF
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) VBA
2 1 (33.33%) XAML
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA