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 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 202 234 244
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +10
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 58 90 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.92% 0.86% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 0.98% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 55 79 74
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,050
% change year-on-year
- +7.96%
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
5630 9203 10738
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.66% 87.60% 86.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5131 7857 8856
Median salary £60,500 £60,000 £56,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.83% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
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 July 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 July 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 61 (58.65%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (44.23%) Finance
3 40 (38.46%) Scrum
4 36 (34.62%) .NET
5 35 (33.65%) SQL
6 32 (30.77%) C#
6 32 (30.77%) Java
6 32 (30.77%) QA
7 31 (29.81%) Degree
8 29 (27.88%) Software Testing
9 25 (24.04%) Selenium
9 25 (24.04%) Test Automation
10 24 (23.08%) TDD
11 23 (22.12%) BDD
12 22 (21.15%) User Acceptance Testing
13 20 (19.23%) Banking
14 19 (18.27%) Continuous Integration
14 19 (18.27%) Python
15 18 (17.31%) Windows
15 18 (17.31%) WebDriver
16 16 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
17 15 (14.42%) Cucumber
18 14 (13.46%) HTML
18 14 (13.46%) Test Scripting
19 13 (12.50%) Unit Testing
19 13 (12.50%) SQL Server
19 13 (12.50%) OO
19 13 (12.50%) Microsoft
20 12 (11.54%) ETL
20 12 (11.54%) JavaScript

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 3 (2.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.92%) IIS
2 2 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (10.58%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.77%) MS Office
3 5 (4.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (4.81%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.88%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.96%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.96%) PaaS
1 1 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.69%) Internet
1 8 (7.69%) NFC
2 4 (3.85%) BGP
2 4 (3.85%) Broadband
2 4 (3.85%) DHCP
2 4 (3.85%) IPv6
2 4 (3.85%) L2TP
2 4 (3.85%) MPLS
2 4 (3.85%) SNMP
2 4 (3.85%) TACACS
2 4 (3.85%) VPLS
3 2 (1.92%) Intranet
3 2 (1.92%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.96%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.96%) SSH
4 1 (0.96%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (6.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (4.81%) Data Mining
7 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.88%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (2.88%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.92%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.92%) MySQL
9 2 (1.92%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.92%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.96%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.96%) EDRMS
10 1 (0.96%) QlikView
10 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 25 (24.04%) Selenium
2 18 (17.31%) WebDriver
3 15 (14.42%) Cucumber
4 12 (11.54%) Jenkins
5 11 (10.58%) JIRA
6 7 (6.73%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (5.77%) Appium
7 6 (5.77%) JMeter
7 6 (5.77%) Maven
8 5 (4.81%) Eclipse
8 5 (4.81%) Git (software)
8 5 (4.81%) HP UFT
8 5 (4.81%) JUnit
8 5 (4.81%) LoadRunner
8 5 (4.81%) Visual Studio
9 4 (3.85%) Calabash
9 4 (3.85%) FitNesse
9 4 (3.85%) Gatling
9 4 (3.85%) Mercurial
9 4 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 46 (44.23%) Finance
2 20 (19.23%) Banking
3 11 (10.58%) Law
4 4 (3.85%) Automotive
4 4 (3.85%) Back Office
4 4 (3.85%) Legal
4 4 (3.85%) Publishing
5 3 (2.88%) German Language
5 3 (2.88%) Music Industry
6 2 (1.92%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.96%) Games
7 1 (0.96%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (43.27%) Developer
2 24 (23.08%) Analyst
3 22 (21.15%) .NET Developer
4 21 (20.19%) C# Developer
5 19 (18.27%) C# GUI Developer
5 19 (18.27%) GUI Developer
6 17 (16.35%) C# .NET Developer
7 15 (14.42%) Test Analyst
8 12 (11.54%) Tester
9 11 (10.58%) QA Analyst
10 10 (9.62%) Test Engineer
11 9 (8.65%) Senior Developer
12 8 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 8 (7.69%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 7 (6.73%) Agile Tester
14 6 (5.77%) Java Developer
14 6 (5.77%) SQL Developer
15 5 (4.81%) Developer in Test
15 5 (4.81%) QA Test Analyst
15 5 (4.81%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (34.62%) .NET
2 14 (13.46%) HTML
3 12 (11.54%) HTML5
4 11 (10.58%) CSS
4 11 (10.58%) WinForms
5 10 (9.62%) WPF
6 9 (8.65%) Web Services
7 8 (7.69%) AngularJS
7 8 (7.69%) Backbone.js
7 8 (7.69%) CSS3
7 8 (7.69%) Gherkin
7 8 (7.69%) Node.js
7 8 (7.69%) React
8 5 (4.81%) SOAP
8 5 (4.81%) XML
9 4 (3.85%) ASP.NET
9 4 (3.85%) Behat
9 4 (3.85%) RESTful
10 3 (2.88%) JSON
10 3 (2.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.58%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.69%) Internet of Things
3 6 (5.77%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.81%) Client/Server
4 5 (4.81%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.85%) Clustering
5 4 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.85%) Fintech
5 4 (3.85%) Replication
5 4 (3.85%) Tandem
6 2 (1.92%) Equities
6 2 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.92%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.96%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 18 (17.31%) Windows
2 6 (5.77%) Linux
2 6 (5.77%) Unix
3 5 (4.81%) Android
3 5 (4.81%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (58.65%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (38.46%) Scrum
3 29 (27.88%) Software Testing
4 25 (24.04%) Test Automation
5 24 (23.08%) TDD
6 23 (22.12%) BDD
7 22 (21.15%) User Acceptance Testing
8 19 (18.27%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
10 14 (13.46%) Test Scripting
11 13 (12.50%) OO
11 13 (12.50%) Unit Testing
12 12 (11.54%) Automation Testing
12 12 (11.54%) ETL
13 11 (10.58%) Pair Programming
14 10 (9.62%) Automated Testing
14 10 (9.62%) Defect Management
14 10 (9.62%) Regression Testing
14 10 (9.62%) Workflow
15 9 (8.65%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 35 (33.65%) SQL
2 32 (30.77%) C#
2 32 (30.77%) Java
3 19 (18.27%) Python
4 12 (11.54%) JavaScript
5 10 (9.62%) PHP
5 10 (9.62%) Ruby
6 7 (6.73%) T-SQL
7 6 (5.77%) Scala
8 3 (2.88%) COBOL
8 3 (2.88%) Groovy
8 3 (2.88%) VB
8 3 (2.88%) VB6
8 3 (2.88%) VBA
9 2 (1.92%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.92%) C++
9 2 (1.92%) F#
9 2 (1.92%) Perl
9 2 (1.92%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 31 (29.81%) Degree
2 11 (10.58%) ISTQB
3 5 (4.81%) ISEB
4 2 (1.92%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.96%) MCAD
5 1 (0.96%) MCSD
5 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (30.77%) QA
2 4 (3.85%) SDET
3 2 (1.92%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.96%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.96%) EMIR
4 1 (0.96%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 4 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.85%) Cisco
2 4 (3.85%) HP
2 4 (3.85%) Huawei
2 4 (3.85%) Juniper
2 4 (3.85%) Nokia
2 4 (3.85%) Oracle
2 4 (3.85%) Qualys
3 3 (2.88%) GoldenSource
3 3 (2.88%) SimCorp
3 3 (2.88%) SmartCo
3 3 (2.88%) Vermilion
4 2 (1.92%) Perforce
4 2 (1.92%) WorldPay
5 1 (0.96%) iManage
5 1 (0.96%) LexisNexis
5 1 (0.96%) OpenText
5 1 (0.96%) Siebel
5 1 (0.96%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.96%) Telerik
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £48,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Moo Print Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Moo Print Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: from £62,673
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 21 days ago