The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 213 229 254
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +25
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 46 81 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.70% 0.80% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.91% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 41 66 83
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £54,500 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Functional Testing
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5957 8939 10928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 90.16% 87.89% 85.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5442 7592 9148
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
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 the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London 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 the City of London

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Functional Testing Salary Trend in the City of London

Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Functional Testing Salary Histogram in the City of London

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 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 City of London region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 57 (49.14%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (42.24%) User Acceptance Testing
2 49 (42.24%) SQL
3 43 (37.07%) QA
4 42 (36.21%) .NET
5 39 (33.62%) C#
6 37 (31.90%) Finance
7 35 (30.17%) Test Scripting
8 33 (28.45%) Selenium
9 31 (26.72%) Degree
9 31 (26.72%) ISTQB
10 29 (25.00%) Java
10 29 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 28 (24.14%) Software Testing
12 27 (23.28%) Test Automation
12 27 (23.28%) SQL Server
13 26 (22.41%) BDD
14 24 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
15 22 (18.97%) Team Foundation Server
15 22 (18.97%) MS Excel
16 21 (18.10%) Law
16 21 (18.10%) Cucumber
16 21 (18.10%) Non-Functional Testing
17 20 (17.24%) OO
17 20 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
18 19 (16.38%) Windows
19 18 (15.52%) ISEB
19 18 (15.52%) Scrum
19 18 (15.52%) Test Management
19 18 (15.52%) Open Source

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 14 (12.07%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.90%) CMS
3 5 (4.31%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (2.59%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.72%) Node.js
6 1 (0.86%) IIS
6 1 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 22 (18.97%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.90%) MS Office
3 7 (6.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (6.03%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (10.34%) Markit EDM
2 3 (2.59%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.86%) PaaS
2 1 (0.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.72%) Internet
1 2 (1.72%) NFC
1 2 (1.72%) PuTTY
1 2 (1.72%) SSH
1 2 (1.72%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.72%) Telnet
2 1 (0.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (23.28%) SQL Server
2 20 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (9.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (9.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (8.62%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (7.76%) QlikView
6 8 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (4.31%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (3.45%) Data Mining
8 4 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (1.72%) MySQL
10 1 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.86%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.86%) EDRMS
10 1 (0.86%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 33 (28.45%) Selenium
2 22 (18.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (18.10%) Cucumber
4 18 (15.52%) WebDriver
5 13 (11.21%) JIRA
6 11 (9.48%) FitNesse
7 9 (7.76%) JBehave
7 9 (7.76%) SpecFlow
7 9 (7.76%) Visual Studio
8 8 (6.90%) Jenkins
9 6 (5.17%) Appium
9 6 (5.17%) NUnit
10 5 (4.31%) Eclipse
10 5 (4.31%) HP UFT
10 5 (4.31%) JMeter
11 4 (3.45%) Calabash
11 4 (3.45%) Subversion
12 3 (2.59%) Gerrit
12 3 (2.59%) Git (software)
12 3 (2.59%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 37 (31.90%) Finance
2 21 (18.10%) Law
3 13 (11.21%) Legal
4 12 (10.34%) Banking
5 4 (3.45%) Automotive
5 4 (3.45%) Marketing
6 2 (1.72%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.72%) German Language
6 2 (1.72%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.72%) Publishing
6 2 (1.72%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.86%) Advertising
7 1 (0.86%) Back Office
7 1 (0.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 40 (34.48%) Analyst
2 31 (26.72%) Developer
2 31 (26.72%) Test Analyst
3 26 (22.41%) Tester
4 13 (11.21%) QA Analyst
5 11 (9.48%) C# Developer
6 10 (8.62%) .NET Developer
6 10 (8.62%) Senior Analyst
6 10 (8.62%) Senior Developer
7 8 (6.90%) Agile Tester
8 7 (6.03%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (6.03%) C# GUI Developer
8 7 (6.03%) GUI Developer
8 7 (6.03%) Senior Test Analyst
8 7 (6.03%) SQL Developer
9 6 (5.17%) Architect
9 6 (5.17%) QA Test Analyst
9 6 (5.17%) Selenium Tester
9 6 (5.17%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
9 6 (5.17%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (36.21%) .NET
2 17 (14.66%) Web Services
3 13 (11.21%) CSS
3 13 (11.21%) Gherkin
3 13 (11.21%) HTML
3 13 (11.21%) XML
4 11 (9.48%) Behat
5 10 (8.62%) ASP.NET
5 10 (8.62%) jQuery
6 9 (7.76%) WCF
7 6 (5.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (4.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (4.31%) HTML5
8 5 (4.31%) SOAP
9 4 (3.45%) Ajax
9 4 (3.45%) DHTML
9 4 (3.45%) REST
9 4 (3.45%) RESTful
9 4 (3.45%) XForms
10 3 (2.59%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.07%) Client/Server
1 14 (12.07%) Fintech
2 11 (9.48%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.17%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.17%) Mobile App
3 6 (5.17%) N-Tier
4 4 (3.45%) Clustering
4 4 (3.45%) Replication
5 3 (2.59%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.72%) Internet of Things
6 2 (1.72%) Tandem
7 1 (0.86%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.86%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.86%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.38%) Windows
2 11 (9.48%) Unix
3 4 (3.45%) Android
3 4 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (49.14%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (42.24%) User Acceptance Testing
3 35 (30.17%) Test Scripting
4 28 (24.14%) Software Testing
5 27 (23.28%) Test Automation
6 26 (22.41%) BDD
7 24 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (18.10%) Non-Functional Testing
9 20 (17.24%) OO
10 18 (15.52%) Open Source
10 18 (15.52%) Scrum
10 18 (15.52%) Test Management
11 16 (13.79%) Automated Testing
11 16 (13.79%) Regression Testing
12 15 (12.93%) Integration Testing
13 14 (12.07%) Business Analysis
13 14 (12.07%) Defect Management
13 14 (12.07%) TDD
13 14 (12.07%) Unit Testing
14 13 (11.21%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (42.24%) SQL
2 39 (33.62%) C#
3 29 (25.00%) Java
4 16 (13.79%) Ruby
5 15 (12.93%) Python
6 14 (12.07%) JavaScript
7 11 (9.48%) T-SQL
8 6 (5.17%) COBOL
8 6 (5.17%) VB
8 6 (5.17%) VB6
9 4 (3.45%) PHP
9 4 (3.45%) VBA
9 4 (3.45%) XPath
10 3 (2.59%) Groovy
11 2 (1.72%) C++
11 2 (1.72%) F#
11 2 (1.72%) Perl
11 2 (1.72%) Scala
12 1 (0.86%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (26.72%) Degree
1 31 (26.72%) ISTQB
2 18 (15.52%) ISEB
3 8 (6.90%) ISEB Practitioner
4 5 (4.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (2.59%) MCAD
5 3 (2.59%) MCSD
5 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (37.07%) QA
2 11 (9.48%) SDET
3 4 (3.45%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.86%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.86%) EMIR
4 1 (0.86%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 14 (12.07%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (12.07%) HP
3 7 (6.03%) Oracle
4 5 (4.31%) WorldPay
5 4 (3.45%) Sitecore
6 3 (2.59%) iManage
6 3 (2.59%) LexisNexis
7 2 (1.72%) Citrix
7 2 (1.72%) GoldenSource
7 2 (1.72%) Perforce
7 2 (1.72%) Qualys
7 2 (1.72%) SAP
7 2 (1.72%) SimCorp
7 2 (1.72%) SmartCo
8 1 (0.86%) OpenText
8 1 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.86%) Siebel
8 1 (0.86%) Telerik
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 65000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Spencer Rose
Posted: Yesterday
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Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + huge bonus & more
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McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Accenture
Salary: from £62,673
Posted: 9 days ago
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 5 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40000 - 60000
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IPsoft
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and bonus package
Posted: 23 days ago
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Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
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Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
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Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
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