The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Testing
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 100 94 94
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 4 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.34% 1.20% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 1.37% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 19
Median salary £32,500 £39,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.72% -16.84%
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 Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
996 1315 1368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 85.42% 87.38% 84.60%
Number of salaries quoted 832 1012 1078
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £56,500 £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 Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (50.00%) SaaS
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Case Management
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Storage Virtualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source Development
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) SAS
3 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) NFS
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (25.00%) Finance

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (25.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Development Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Case Management
2 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source Development
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Storage Virtualisation
3 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) V-Model
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) GFS2
1 1 (25.00%) NFS
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle