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 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
London / City of London
Rank 205 185 239
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +54
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 17 80 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.34% 1.17% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 1.32% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 15 69 65
Median salary £65,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.84% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,000 £70,000
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 City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4431 6074 8979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.24% 88.92% 86.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4031 5391 7652
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 19 February 2017.

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 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 City of London region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 23 (41.07%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (37.50%) Finance
3 17 (30.36%) Software Testing
3 17 (30.36%) C#
3 17 (30.36%) .NET
4 16 (28.57%) Banking
5 15 (26.79%) Java
5 15 (26.79%) Degree
6 14 (25.00%) QA
6 14 (25.00%) SQL
7 13 (23.21%) Scrum
8 12 (21.43%) Linux
8 12 (21.43%) Test Automation
9 11 (19.64%) Selenium
9 11 (19.64%) Non-Functional Testing
9 11 (19.64%) TDD
10 10 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (16.07%) Software Engineering
12 8 (14.29%) HTML
12 8 (14.29%) Computer Science
12 8 (14.29%) Relational Database
13 7 (12.50%) Jenkins
13 7 (12.50%) Defect Management
13 7 (12.50%) WPF
13 7 (12.50%) Test Scripting
13 7 (12.50%) Cucumber
13 7 (12.50%) BDD
13 7 (12.50%) Windows
13 7 (12.50%) XML
13 7 (12.50%) WinForms

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 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Sentinel
1 2 (3.57%) thinkFolio
2 1 (1.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.79%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.79%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) BGP
1 5 (8.93%) Broadband
1 5 (8.93%) DHCP
1 5 (8.93%) IPv6
1 5 (8.93%) L2TP
1 5 (8.93%) MPLS
1 5 (8.93%) SNMP
1 5 (8.93%) TACACS
1 5 (8.93%) VPLS
2 4 (7.14%) HTTP
3 3 (5.36%) FTP
4 1 (1.79%) Internet
4 1 (1.79%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.57%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.57%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.79%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 1 (1.79%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.79%) QlikView
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (19.64%) Selenium
2 7 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 7 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 6 (10.71%) Git (software)
3 6 (10.71%) Maven
3 6 (10.71%) WebDriver
4 5 (8.93%) Ant
4 5 (8.93%) JIRA
4 5 (8.93%) WATIR
5 4 (7.14%) Capybara
5 4 (7.14%) Jasmine
5 4 (7.14%) JSUnit
5 4 (7.14%) JUnit
5 4 (7.14%) Mockito
5 4 (7.14%) Travis CI
6 2 (3.57%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.57%) IntelliJ
6 2 (3.57%) Mercurial
6 2 (3.57%) NetBeans
6 2 (3.57%) TestNG
General
1 21 (37.50%) Finance
2 16 (28.57%) Banking
3 3 (5.36%) Law
4 2 (3.57%) Legal
5 1 (1.79%) Games
5 1 (1.79%) iGaming
5 1 (1.79%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 25 (44.64%) Developer
2 11 (19.64%) C# Developer
3 10 (17.86%) Analyst
4 7 (12.50%) C# GUI Developer
4 7 (12.50%) GUI Developer
5 6 (10.71%) .NET Developer
5 6 (10.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Java Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Tester
6 5 (8.93%) Broadband Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) Graduate
6 5 (8.93%) IP Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) QA Tester
6 5 (8.93%) Test Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) Test Leader
7 4 (7.14%) Android Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Automation Tester
7 4 (7.14%) Developer in Test
7 4 (7.14%) QA Automation Tester
8 3 (5.36%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (30.36%) .NET
2 8 (14.29%) HTML
3 7 (12.50%) WinForms
3 7 (12.50%) WPF
3 7 (12.50%) XML
4 4 (7.14%) CSS
4 4 (7.14%) CSS3
4 4 (7.14%) HTML5
5 3 (5.36%) JMS
5 3 (5.36%) RxJava
5 3 (5.36%) Web Services
6 2 (3.57%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (3.57%) Java SE
6 2 (3.57%) Swing
7 1 (1.79%) Ajax
7 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 1 (1.79%) Gherkin
7 1 (1.79%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.14%) Fintech
3 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.36%) Photography
4 2 (3.57%) Derivative
4 2 (3.57%) Equities
4 2 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (3.57%) Hedge funds
4 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.57%) User Experience
5 1 (1.79%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.79%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.43%) Linux
2 7 (12.50%) Windows
3 6 (10.71%) Android
4 2 (3.57%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.07%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (30.36%) Software Testing
3 13 (23.21%) Scrum
4 12 (21.43%) Test Automation
5 11 (19.64%) Non-Functional Testing
5 11 (19.64%) TDD
6 10 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (16.07%) Software Engineering
8 7 (12.50%) BDD
8 7 (12.50%) Defect Management
8 7 (12.50%) Test Scripting
9 6 (10.71%) Change Management
9 6 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (10.71%) Test Management
9 6 (10.71%) Test Planning
9 6 (10.71%) Web Testing
10 5 (8.93%) Network Design
10 5 (8.93%) Presales
10 5 (8.93%) Regression Testing
10 5 (8.93%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.36%) C#
2 15 (26.79%) Java
3 14 (25.00%) SQL
4 5 (8.93%) Python
5 4 (7.14%) C++
5 4 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.14%) Objective-C
5 4 (7.14%) Ruby
6 3 (5.36%) Kotlin
7 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.57%) Scala
7 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.57%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.79%) PHP
8 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (26.79%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) ISEB
2 3 (5.36%) ISTQB
2 3 (5.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (25.00%) QA
2 2 (3.57%) AIFMD
2 2 (3.57%) UCITS
3 1 (1.79%) EMIR
3 1 (1.79%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.79%) MIMEsweeper
1 1 (1.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (8.93%) Cisco
1 5 (8.93%) Huawei
1 5 (8.93%) Juniper
1 5 (8.93%) Microsoft
1 5 (8.93%) Nokia
2 2 (3.57%) Charles River
2 2 (3.57%) Citrix
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle
3 1 (1.79%) Clearswift
3 1 (1.79%) Cognos
3 1 (1.79%) GoldenSource
3 1 (1.79%) HP
3 1 (1.79%) IBM
3 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.79%) SAP
3 1 (1.79%) SimCorp
3 1 (1.79%) SmartCo
3 1 (1.79%) Workday
City, London
Coded People
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + training, healthcare
Posted: 13 days ago