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

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 197 203 260
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +57
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 55 98 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.89% 1.03% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 1.17% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 52 74 65
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £35,750 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £75,000 £79,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
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
5513 8347 10164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.05% 87.42% 85.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5027 7135 8423
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £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 29 August 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 29 August 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 62 (60.78%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (46.08%) Finance
3 42 (41.18%) Scrum
4 36 (35.29%) .NET
5 33 (32.35%) SQL
5 33 (32.35%) Degree
6 32 (31.37%) C#
7 31 (30.39%) Software Testing
8 30 (29.41%) Java
9 28 (27.45%) QA
10 25 (24.51%) TDD
11 24 (23.53%) Test Automation
12 23 (22.55%) Selenium
12 23 (22.55%) Banking
13 22 (21.57%) Python
13 22 (21.57%) BDD
14 18 (17.65%) WebDriver
14 18 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
15 17 (16.67%) Windows
15 17 (16.67%) Linux
15 17 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
16 15 (14.71%) HTML
16 15 (14.71%) Cucumber
16 15 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
17 13 (12.75%) WPF
17 13 (12.75%) HTML5
17 13 (12.75%) SQL Server
17 13 (12.75%) WinForms
17 13 (12.75%) Jenkins
17 13 (12.75%) Defect Management

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 2 (1.96%) IIS
1 2 (1.96%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (0.98%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 7 (6.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.92%) MS Office
3 3 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.94%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.98%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.96%) SaaS
2 1 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.98%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (0.98%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.84%) BGP
1 8 (7.84%) Broadband
1 8 (7.84%) DHCP
1 8 (7.84%) Internet
1 8 (7.84%) IPv6
1 8 (7.84%) L2TP
1 8 (7.84%) MPLS
1 8 (7.84%) NFC
1 8 (7.84%) SNMP
1 8 (7.84%) TACACS
1 8 (7.84%) VPLS
2 2 (1.96%) HTTP
2 2 (1.96%) Intranet
2 2 (1.96%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.98%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.98%) PuTTY
3 1 (0.98%) SSH
3 1 (0.98%) SSL
3 1 (0.98%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.75%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (6.86%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (6.86%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.88%) MongoDB
4 6 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (4.90%) Data Mining
5 5 (4.90%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.98%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.98%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.98%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.98%) HBase
8 1 (0.98%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 23 (22.55%) Selenium
2 18 (17.65%) WebDriver
3 15 (14.71%) Cucumber
4 13 (12.75%) Jenkins
5 10 (9.80%) JIRA
6 8 (7.84%) Git (software)
6 8 (7.84%) Maven
7 7 (6.86%) Eclipse
7 7 (6.86%) JUnit
8 6 (5.88%) Appium
8 6 (5.88%) HP UFT
8 6 (5.88%) LoadRunner
8 6 (5.88%) Mercurial
8 6 (5.88%) WATIR
9 5 (4.90%) Ant
9 5 (4.90%) IntelliJ
9 5 (4.90%) NetBeans
10 4 (3.92%) Calabash
10 4 (3.92%) JMeter
10 4 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 47 (46.08%) Finance
2 23 (22.55%) Banking
3 7 (6.86%) Law
4 4 (3.92%) Automotive
4 4 (3.92%) Back Office
5 3 (2.94%) German Language
5 3 (2.94%) Music Industry
5 3 (2.94%) Publishing
6 2 (1.96%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.96%) Legal
7 1 (0.98%) Games
7 1 (0.98%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (45.10%) Developer
2 25 (24.51%) .NET Developer
3 22 (21.57%) C# Developer
3 22 (21.57%) C# GUI Developer
3 22 (21.57%) GUI Developer
4 20 (19.61%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (16.67%) Analyst
6 13 (12.75%) Test Engineer
7 9 (8.82%) Test Analyst
8 8 (7.84%) Broadband Engineer
8 8 (7.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 8 (7.84%) IP Engineer
8 8 (7.84%) Java Developer
8 8 (7.84%) Senior Developer
8 8 (7.84%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 8 (7.84%) Tester
9 7 (6.86%) QA Analyst
10 6 (5.88%) Agile Tester
11 5 (4.90%) Automation Tester
11 5 (4.90%) Core Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (35.29%) .NET
2 15 (14.71%) HTML
3 13 (12.75%) HTML5
3 13 (12.75%) WinForms
3 13 (12.75%) WPF
4 11 (10.78%) CSS
5 9 (8.82%) CSS3
5 9 (8.82%) Gherkin
5 9 (8.82%) Node.js
6 8 (7.84%) AngularJS
6 8 (7.84%) Backbone.js
6 8 (7.84%) React
6 8 (7.84%) Web Services
7 6 (5.88%) ASP.NET
8 5 (4.90%) FIX Protocol
8 5 (4.90%) Java SE
8 5 (4.90%) Swing
8 5 (4.90%) XML
9 4 (3.92%) RESTful
9 4 (3.92%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.84%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.84%) Internet of Things
3 7 (6.86%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.90%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.90%) Equities
4 5 (4.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (3.92%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.94%) Clustering
6 3 (2.94%) Replication
6 3 (2.94%) Tandem
7 2 (1.96%) Fintech
7 2 (1.96%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.98%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.98%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (16.67%) Linux
1 17 (16.67%) Windows
2 8 (7.84%) Unix
3 6 (5.88%) Android
4 5 (4.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (60.78%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (41.18%) Scrum
3 31 (30.39%) Software Testing
4 25 (24.51%) TDD
5 24 (23.53%) Test Automation
6 22 (21.57%) BDD
7 18 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
9 15 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
10 13 (12.75%) Defect Management
11 12 (11.76%) Automation Testing
12 11 (10.78%) Change Management
12 11 (10.78%) OO
12 11 (10.78%) Unit Testing
13 10 (9.80%) Pair Programming
13 10 (9.80%) Test Strategy
14 9 (8.82%) ETL
14 9 (8.82%) Kanban
14 9 (8.82%) Workflow
15 8 (7.84%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 33 (32.35%) SQL
2 32 (31.37%) C#
3 30 (29.41%) Java
4 22 (21.57%) Python
5 11 (10.78%) JavaScript
5 11 (10.78%) PHP
6 9 (8.82%) Ruby
7 8 (7.84%) Scala
7 8 (7.84%) T-SQL
8 5 (4.90%) Bash Shell
8 5 (4.90%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.94%) Groovy
9 3 (2.94%) VBA
10 2 (1.96%) C++
10 2 (1.96%) F#
10 2 (1.96%) Perl
10 2 (1.96%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.98%) COBOL
11 1 (0.98%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.98%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (32.35%) Degree
2 7 (6.86%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.98%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (27.45%) QA
2 3 (2.94%) SDET
3 2 (1.96%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.98%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.98%) EMIR
4 1 (0.98%) MiFID
4 1 (0.98%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.98%) Ambari
2 1 (0.98%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.98%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.84%) Cisco
2 8 (7.84%) Huawei
2 8 (7.84%) Juniper
2 8 (7.84%) Nokia
3 3 (2.94%) GoldenSource
3 3 (2.94%) HP
3 3 (2.94%) Qualys
3 3 (2.94%) SimCorp
3 3 (2.94%) SmartCo
3 3 (2.94%) Vermilion
4 2 (1.96%) Oracle
4 2 (1.96%) Perforce
5 1 (0.98%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.98%) Hortonworks
5 1 (0.98%) OpenText
5 1 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.98%) Siebel
5 1 (0.98%) Splunk
5 1 (0.98%) Telerik
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: from £62,673
Posted: 17 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £54000 per annum + inc benefits, + bonus
Posted: 20 days ago