The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Testing
Rank - 42 -
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon - 0.74% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.93% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Functional Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
402 215 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 75.99% 79.04% 72.48%
Number of salaries quoted 328 191 219
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £24,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Functional Testing Salary Trend in Devon

Functional Testing
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Devon region citing Functional Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Functional Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Devon region citing Functional Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Functional Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft