The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 157 157 140
Rank change year-on-year
0 -17
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 20 25 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.62% 0.71% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.80% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 18 16 41
Median salary £42,500 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Functional Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2876 3115 3136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 89.23% 88.90% 85.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2290 2437 2695
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Functional Testing Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Functional Testing Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Functional Testing
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Testing within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Northamptonshire - 13 £42,500 - 1
Leicestershire -2 3 £25,000 -54.54%
Nottinghamshire -15 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Functional Testing
England

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 30 (57.69%) QA
2 25 (48.08%) SDLC
3 21 (40.38%) ISTQB
3 21 (40.38%) Test Automation
3 21 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (38.46%) SQL
4 20 (38.46%) ISEB
5 18 (34.62%) C#
6 17 (32.69%) Java
7 14 (26.92%) Non-Functional Testing
7 14 (26.92%) Degree
7 14 (26.92%) Load Testing
8 13 (25.00%) Problem Management
8 13 (25.00%) IBM
9 12 (23.08%) JIRA
9 12 (23.08%) Selenium
10 10 (19.23%) Software Testing
10 10 (19.23%) Automated Testing
10 10 (19.23%) Ranorex
11 9 (17.31%) DevOps
11 9 (17.31%) Coaching
11 9 (17.31%) Software Delivery
11 9 (17.31%) Software Engineering
11 9 (17.31%) Enterprise Architecture
11 9 (17.31%) Release Management
12 8 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
12 8 (15.38%) ISEB Practitioner
12 8 (15.38%) Regression Testing
12 8 (15.38%) TestDirector
12 8 (15.38%) Defect Management

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (1.92%) Apache
1 1 (1.92%) Gunicorn
1 1 (1.92%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) IPsec
1 1 (1.92%) SSH
1 1 (1.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) Big Data
2 1 (1.92%) MySQL
2 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (23.08%) JIRA
1 12 (23.08%) Selenium
2 10 (19.23%) Ranorex
3 8 (15.38%) TestDirector
4 5 (9.62%) Visual Studio
5 4 (7.69%) JMeter
5 4 (7.69%) SoapUI
6 3 (5.77%) Cucumber
6 3 (5.77%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.92%) HP UFT
8 1 (1.92%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.92%) NUnit
8 1 (1.92%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (3.85%) Finance
1 2 (3.85%) Retail
2 1 (1.92%) Electronics
2 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.92%) Marketing
2 1 (1.92%) Publishing
2 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (30.77%) Test Manager
2 13 (25.00%) Quality Manager
3 8 (15.38%) Tester
4 7 (13.46%) Test Automation Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) Automation Tester
6 5 (9.62%) Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) QA Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Technical Specialist
7 4 (7.69%) Graduate
7 4 (7.69%) QA Automation Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Test Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Automation Test Lead
8 3 (5.77%) Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Junior
8 3 (5.77%) Junior Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Test Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Test Leader
8 3 (5.77%) Testing Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Full Stack Web Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Java Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) Web Services
2 5 (9.62%) .NET
2 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET
3 3 (5.77%) Gherkin
3 3 (5.77%) REST
4 2 (3.85%) Ajax
4 2 (3.85%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.85%) CSS
4 2 (3.85%) HTML
4 2 (3.85%) jQuery
4 2 (3.85%) Sass
4 2 (3.85%) SVG
4 2 (3.85%) Three.js
4 2 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.92%) EPoS
2 1 (1.92%) Statistics
2 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.77%) Unix
2 2 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (48.08%) SDLC
2 21 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (40.38%) Test Automation
3 14 (26.92%) Load Testing
3 14 (26.92%) Non-Functional Testing
4 13 (25.00%) Problem Management
5 10 (19.23%) Automated Testing
5 10 (19.23%) Software Testing
6 9 (17.31%) Coaching
6 9 (17.31%) DevOps
6 9 (17.31%) Enterprise Architecture
6 9 (17.31%) Release Management
6 9 (17.31%) Software Delivery
6 9 (17.31%) Software Engineering
7 8 (15.38%) Defect Management
7 8 (15.38%) Regression Testing
8 7 (13.46%) Automation Testing
8 7 (13.46%) Scrum
9 6 (11.54%) MVC
9 6 (11.54%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (38.46%) SQL
2 18 (34.62%) C#
3 17 (32.69%) Java
4 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.85%) Python
4 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.92%) C
5 1 (1.92%) C++
Qualifications
1 21 (40.38%) ISTQB
2 20 (38.46%) ISEB
3 14 (26.92%) Degree
4 8 (15.38%) ISEB Practitioner
4 8 (15.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 7 (13.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (57.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (1.92%) HP
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.92%) SAP
Northampton, Northamptonshire
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