The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Testing
Rank - 120 138
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 0 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.22% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £29,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -0.83%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- -8.49%
Functional Testing
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1624 1384 1875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.61% 80.94% 84.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1421 1093 1621
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Functional Testing Salary Trend in Cheshire