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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Testing
South West / Devon
Rank 48 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 9 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 2.56% 2.00% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.05% 2.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 0
Median salary £33,500 £38,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.54% -
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 Devon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
295 269 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 84.05% 89.67% 81.63%
Number of salaries quoted 275 233 257
Median salary £37,500 £33,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £52,500
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 27 February 2017. 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 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 -5 9 £33,500 -10.66%
Functional Testing
South West

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 Devon region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (92.86%) SQL
3 9 (64.29%) Software Testing
3 9 (64.29%) Test Scripting
3 9 (64.29%) Test Automation
4 8 (57.14%) XML
5 7 (50.00%) ISEB
5 7 (50.00%) C#
5 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (50.00%) JSON
5 7 (50.00%) Selenium
5 7 (50.00%) SoapUI
5 7 (50.00%) Jenkins
6 6 (42.86%) Test Strategy
6 6 (42.86%) BDD
6 6 (42.86%) Test Management
6 6 (42.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (42.86%) Spock
6 6 (42.86%) Customer Requirements
6 6 (42.86%) ISTQB
6 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
6 6 (42.86%) Python
6 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
7 4 (28.57%) SOAP
8 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (21.43%) Defect Management
8 3 (21.43%) SOASTA, Inc
8 3 (21.43%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (21.43%) QA
9 1 (7.14%) Spring

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 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 7 (50.00%) Selenium
1 7 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 6 (42.86%) Spock
3 1 (7.14%) JUnit
3 1 (7.14%) Maven
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Software Test Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Test Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Software Test Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Test Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) QA Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Quality Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Software Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) XML
2 7 (50.00%) JSON
3 4 (28.57%) SOAP
4 1 (7.14%) Spring
4 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Software Testing
1 9 (64.29%) Test Automation
1 9 (64.29%) Test Scripting
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) BDD
3 6 (42.86%) Customer Requirements
3 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 6 (42.86%) Test Management
3 6 (42.86%) Test Strategy
4 3 (21.43%) Defect Management
4 3 (21.43%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) Refactoring
5 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (92.86%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) C#
4 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 6 (42.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) ISEB
2 6 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 6 (42.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) SOASTA, Inc