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

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Testing
London / City of London
Rank 212 157 231
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +74
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 16 104 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.32% 1.63% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 1.84% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 14 92 67
Median salary £50,000 £46,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £33,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £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
4408 5641 8570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 87.79% 88.60% 85.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3993 5038 7427
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 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £87,500
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 17 January 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 17 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 City of London region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 33 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (45.45%) Finance
3 24 (36.36%) C#
3 24 (36.36%) Degree
4 23 (34.85%) .NET
4 23 (34.85%) Linux
4 23 (34.85%) Scrum
5 20 (30.30%) Software Testing
5 20 (30.30%) SQL
6 16 (24.24%) Java
6 16 (24.24%) Banking
6 16 (24.24%) Non-Functional Testing
7 15 (22.73%) Test Automation
8 13 (19.70%) Computer Science
8 13 (19.70%) QA
9 12 (18.18%) Relational Database
9 12 (18.18%) Jenkins
9 12 (18.18%) TDD
10 11 (16.67%) WinForms
10 11 (16.67%) Windows
10 11 (16.67%) Python
10 11 (16.67%) Selenium
10 11 (16.67%) WPF
11 10 (15.15%) VPLS
11 10 (15.15%) HTML
11 10 (15.15%) Broadband
11 10 (15.15%) DHCP
11 10 (15.15%) SNMP
11 10 (15.15%) Cisco
11 10 (15.15%) IPv6

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 (1.52%) Apache Solr
1 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.52%) Markit EDM
1 1 (1.52%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (1.52%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.06%) GitHub
2 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.52%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.15%) BGP
1 10 (15.15%) Broadband
1 10 (15.15%) DHCP
1 10 (15.15%) IPv6
1 10 (15.15%) L2TP
1 10 (15.15%) MPLS
1 10 (15.15%) SNMP
1 10 (15.15%) TACACS
1 10 (15.15%) VPLS
2 4 (6.06%) HTTP
3 2 (3.03%) FTP
3 2 (3.03%) Internet
4 1 (1.52%) Intranet
4 1 (1.52%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.52%) NFC
4 1 (1.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 8 (12.12%) MongoDB
3 7 (10.61%) NoSQL
4 6 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.52%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.52%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 1 (1.52%) Cognos Report Studio
7 1 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.52%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.52%) HBase
7 1 (1.52%) QlikView
7 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 11 (16.67%) Selenium
3 10 (15.15%) Maven
4 9 (13.64%) Ant
5 7 (10.61%) Cucumber
5 7 (10.61%) Eclipse
5 7 (10.61%) Git (software)
5 7 (10.61%) IntelliJ
5 7 (10.61%) JUnit
5 7 (10.61%) Mercurial
5 7 (10.61%) NetBeans
5 7 (10.61%) WATIR
6 4 (6.06%) Capybara
6 4 (6.06%) HP UFT
6 4 (6.06%) Jasmine
6 4 (6.06%) JIRA
6 4 (6.06%) JSUnit
6 4 (6.06%) Mockito
6 4 (6.06%) Travis CI
6 4 (6.06%) WebDriver
General
1 30 (45.45%) Finance
2 16 (24.24%) Banking
3 4 (6.06%) Legal
4 3 (4.55%) Law
5 1 (1.52%) Back Office
5 1 (1.52%) Games
5 1 (1.52%) iGaming
5 1 (1.52%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 30 (45.45%) Developer
2 15 (22.73%) C# Developer
3 11 (16.67%) C# GUI Developer
3 11 (16.67%) GUI Developer
4 10 (15.15%) Broadband Engineer
4 10 (15.15%) IP Engineer
4 10 (15.15%) Java Developer
4 10 (15.15%) Test Engineer
5 8 (12.12%) .NET Developer
5 8 (12.12%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Core Java Developer
7 6 (9.09%) Analyst
7 6 (9.09%) Test Leader
7 6 (9.09%) Tester
8 5 (7.58%) Graduate
8 5 (7.58%) QA Tester
9 4 (6.06%) Automation Tester
9 4 (6.06%) QA Automation Tester
9 4 (6.06%) QA Manager
10 3 (4.55%) QA Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (34.85%) .NET
2 11 (16.67%) WinForms
2 11 (16.67%) WPF
3 10 (15.15%) HTML
4 7 (10.61%) FIX Protocol
4 7 (10.61%) Java SE
4 7 (10.61%) Swing
5 6 (9.09%) CSS
5 6 (9.09%) CSS3
5 6 (9.09%) HTML5
5 6 (9.09%) XML
6 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET
7 3 (4.55%) Ajax
7 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 3 (4.55%) Gherkin
8 2 (3.03%) JMS
8 2 (3.03%) Node.js
8 2 (3.03%) Web Services
9 1 (1.52%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.52%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.70%) Computer Science
2 7 (10.61%) Equities
2 7 (10.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.06%) Fintech
5 3 (4.55%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.55%) User Experience
6 1 (1.52%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.52%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.52%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 23 (34.85%) Linux
2 11 (16.67%) Windows
3 7 (10.61%) Unix
4 3 (4.55%) Android
5 2 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (34.85%) Scrum
3 20 (30.30%) Software Testing
4 16 (24.24%) Non-Functional Testing
5 15 (22.73%) Test Automation
6 12 (18.18%) TDD
7 10 (15.15%) Change Management
7 10 (15.15%) Network Design
8 9 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (13.64%) Software Engineering
8 9 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (12.12%) Defect Management
10 7 (10.61%) High Availability
10 7 (10.61%) Test Scripting
11 6 (9.09%) BDD
11 6 (9.09%) Performance Testing
11 6 (9.09%) Test Management
11 6 (9.09%) Web Testing
12 5 (7.58%) Analytics
12 5 (7.58%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (36.36%) C#
2 20 (30.30%) SQL
3 16 (24.24%) Java
4 11 (16.67%) Python
5 7 (10.61%) Bash Shell
5 7 (10.61%) Scala
5 7 (10.61%) Shell Script
6 6 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 4 (6.06%) C++
7 4 (6.06%) Objective-C
7 4 (6.06%) Ruby
7 4 (6.06%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.03%) PHP
9 1 (1.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (36.36%) Degree
2 6 (9.09%) ISTQB
3 5 (7.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (6.06%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (19.70%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Ambari
1 1 (1.52%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.52%) MIMEsweeper
1 1 (1.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (15.15%) Cisco
1 10 (15.15%) Huawei
1 10 (15.15%) Juniper
1 10 (15.15%) Nokia
2 4 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.03%) Citrix
3 2 (3.03%) HP
4 1 (1.52%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.52%) Clearswift
4 1 (1.52%) Cognos
4 1 (1.52%) GoldenSource
4 1 (1.52%) Hortonworks
4 1 (1.52%) IBM
4 1 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.52%) SAP
4 1 (1.52%) SimCorp
4 1 (1.52%) SmartCo
4 1 (1.52%) Splunk
4 1 (1.52%) Vermilion
4 1 (1.52%) Workday
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 3 days ago