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

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Testing
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 117 115 110
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 4 17 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.25% 0.86% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 1.00% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 19
Median salary £32,500 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.72% -1.25%
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 Cambridgeshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1362 1695 1933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 84.86% 85.74% 84.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1152 1360 1533
Median salary £46,500 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.68% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,684 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £62,500 £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 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 21 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
Cambridge -1 3 £32,500 -17.72% 1
Functional Testing
East of England

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 21 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 Cambridgeshire 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 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:

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%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
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
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