The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 121 112 140
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +28
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 11 21 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.58% 1.00% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 1.20% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 8
Median salary £39,500 £51,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.30% +28.75%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
- +11.88%
Functional Testing
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1659 1744 2028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 86.90% 82.69% 82.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1359 1454 1644
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Functional Testing Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Functional Testing
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Testing within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
Cambridge +5 11 £39,500 +12.85%
Functional Testing
East of England

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 25 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (62.86%) .NET
3 20 (57.14%) Non-Functional Testing
4 17 (48.57%) SQL
4 17 (48.57%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (45.71%) Degree
5 16 (45.71%) Computer Science
6 15 (42.86%) Software Testing
7 14 (40.00%) Test Strategy
7 14 (40.00%) Test Automation
8 12 (34.29%) Analytics
8 12 (34.29%) Mathematics
8 12 (34.29%) C#
8 12 (34.29%) OO
9 11 (31.43%) Delphi
9 11 (31.43%) Regression Testing
9 11 (31.43%) Finance
9 11 (31.43%) Software Engineering
9 11 (31.43%) User Stories
9 11 (31.43%) User Experience
10 9 (25.71%) Performance Testing
10 9 (25.71%) TDD
11 8 (22.86%) Agile Testing
11 8 (22.86%) BDD
11 8 (22.86%) Fintech
11 8 (22.86%) WorldPay
12 7 (20.00%) Stress Testing
12 7 (20.00%) Scalability Testing
12 7 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (20.00%) ISEB

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Selenium
1 6 (17.14%) Visual Studio
2 5 (14.29%) HP UFT
General
1 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Software Test Engineer
1 11 (31.43%) Test Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Analyst
2 8 (22.86%) Test Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Senior Tester
3 5 (14.29%) Tester
4 4 (11.43%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Developer in Test
5 3 (8.57%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Development Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Junior
6 2 (5.71%) Programme Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Programme Test Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Test Automation Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Test Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Test Programme Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Applications Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Test Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (62.86%) .NET
2 5 (14.29%) J2EE
2 5 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (48.57%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (45.71%) Computer Science
3 12 (34.29%) Mathematics
4 11 (31.43%) User Experience
5 8 (22.86%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (57.14%) Non-Functional Testing
3 15 (42.86%) Software Testing
4 14 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 14 (40.00%) Test Strategy
5 12 (34.29%) Analytics
5 12 (34.29%) OO
6 11 (31.43%) Regression Testing
6 11 (31.43%) Software Engineering
6 11 (31.43%) User Stories
7 9 (25.71%) Performance Testing
7 9 (25.71%) TDD
8 8 (22.86%) Agile Testing
8 8 (22.86%) BDD
9 7 (20.00%) Scalability Testing
9 7 (20.00%) Stress Testing
9 7 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (17.14%) Scrum
11 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
11 5 (14.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) SQL
2 12 (34.29%) C#
3 11 (31.43%) Delphi
4 6 (17.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (45.71%) Degree
2 7 (20.00%) ISEB
3 2 (5.71%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (5.71%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) SDET
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) WorldPay
2 6 (17.14%) Microsoft