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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 53 59 62
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 3 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.86% 0.95% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 1.12% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 1
Median salary £28,591 £26,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.96% -34.17%
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
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
304 357 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 87.11% 84.80% 81.15%
Number of salaries quoted 281 292 331
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £24,500 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of job ads across the Devon 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 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
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Testing within the Devon region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +1 3 £28,591 +9.96%
Functional Testing
South West

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Devon region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 13 (92.86%) Java
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) Spring
2 10 (71.43%) Maven
2 10 (71.43%) JUnit
2 10 (71.43%) Web Services
2 10 (71.43%) XML
2 10 (71.43%) RDBMS
2 10 (71.43%) Refactoring
2 10 (71.43%) Unit Testing
2 10 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (71.43%) Process Improvement
2 10 (71.43%) Relational Database
3 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 4 (28.57%) GIS
4 4 (28.57%) ESRI
4 4 (28.57%) Python
5 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) J2EE
5 3 (21.43%) Workflow
5 3 (21.43%) Hibernate
5 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
5 3 (21.43%) TDD
5 3 (21.43%) Web Development
5 3 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (21.43%) Spock
5 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
5 3 (21.43%) Analytics

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) RDBMS
1 10 (71.43%) Relational Database
2 4 (28.57%) GIS
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) JUnit
1 10 (71.43%) Maven
2 3 (21.43%) Spock
General
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
1 10 (71.43%) Java Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Java Web Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Software Test Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Test Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Software Test Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Test Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Web Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) QA Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) QA Automation Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) Spring
1 10 (71.43%) Web Services
1 10 (71.43%) XML
2 3 (21.43%) Hibernate
2 3 (21.43%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (71.43%) Process Improvement
2 10 (71.43%) Refactoring
2 10 (71.43%) Unit Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Analytics
5 3 (21.43%) BDD
5 3 (21.43%) TDD
5 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
5 3 (21.43%) Test Management
5 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
5 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
5 3 (21.43%) Web Development
5 3 (21.43%) Workflow
6 1 (7.14%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) Python
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
1 3 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) ESRI
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