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

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Testing
England / East Midlands
Rank 132 132 150
Rank change year-on-year
0 +18
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 31 33 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.09% 1.05% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 1.20% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 28 28 17
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £26,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 East Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2477 2748 2743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 87.03% 87.38% 86.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2000 2096 2241
Median salary £42,500 £41,543 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.30% +3.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 20 February 2017.

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 20 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
Nottinghamshire +11 15 £40,000 +17.64% 3
Leicestershire -4 9 £37,500 - 1
Northamptonshire +12 7 £42,500 -22.72%
Functional Testing
England

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 25 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (52.27%) SQL
3 21 (47.73%) ISTQB
4 20 (45.45%) QA
5 18 (40.91%) Load Testing
6 17 (38.64%) ISEB
7 15 (34.09%) IBM
7 15 (34.09%) Problem Management
8 14 (31.82%) Selenium
9 12 (27.27%) Automation Testing
10 11 (25.00%) C#
10 11 (25.00%) Scrum
11 10 (22.73%) Java
11 10 (22.73%) Test Scripting
12 8 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (18.18%) Test Automation
12 8 (18.18%) Finance
12 8 (18.18%) Retail
13 7 (15.91%) Software Engineering
13 7 (15.91%) Python
13 7 (15.91%) Cucumber
13 7 (15.91%) Big Data
13 7 (15.91%) Mobile App
13 7 (15.91%) SDLC
13 7 (15.91%) Open Source
14 6 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
14 6 (13.64%) Non-Functional Testing
14 6 (13.64%) Kanban
14 6 (13.64%) .NET
14 6 (13.64%) OO

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (31.82%) Selenium
2 7 (15.91%) Cucumber
3 5 (11.36%) HP UFT
3 5 (11.36%) JIRA
3 5 (11.36%) Visual Studio
4 4 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (6.82%) Calabash
5 3 (6.82%) Capybara
5 3 (6.82%) Protractor
5 3 (6.82%) WebDriver
6 2 (4.55%) LoadRunner
7 1 (2.27%) Ranorex
7 1 (2.27%) SpecFlow
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
1 8 (18.18%) Retail
2 4 (9.09%) Banking
2 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Test Manager
2 15 (34.09%) Quality Manager
3 14 (31.82%) Analyst
4 13 (29.55%) QA Leader
4 13 (29.55%) Test Analyst
5 10 (22.73%) QA Engineer
6 7 (15.91%) QA Analyst
6 7 (15.91%) QA Automation Engineer
6 7 (15.91%) QA Test Analyst
7 6 (13.64%) Functional QA Engineer
7 6 (13.64%) QA Test Engineer
7 6 (13.64%) Test Automation Engineer
7 6 (13.64%) Test Engineer
8 5 (11.36%) Automation Test Lead
8 5 (11.36%) Junior
8 5 (11.36%) Junior Analyst
8 5 (11.36%) Lead Test Analyst
8 5 (11.36%) Tester
9 4 (9.09%) Junior Test Analyst
10 3 (6.82%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) .NET
2 5 (11.36%) Gherkin
3 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.27%) Swagger
3 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.27%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (40.91%) Load Testing
3 15 (34.09%) Problem Management
4 12 (27.27%) Automation Testing
5 11 (25.00%) Scrum
6 10 (22.73%) Test Scripting
7 8 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 8 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (15.91%) Open Source
8 7 (15.91%) SDLC
8 7 (15.91%) Software Engineering
9 6 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (13.64%) Kanban
9 6 (13.64%) Non-Functional Testing
9 6 (13.64%) OO
10 5 (11.36%) Project Management
10 5 (11.36%) System Testing
10 5 (11.36%) Test Strategy
11 4 (9.09%) BDD
11 4 (9.09%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (52.27%) SQL
2 11 (25.00%) C#
3 10 (22.73%) Java
4 7 (15.91%) Python
5 5 (11.36%) Perl
6 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (47.73%) ISTQB
2 17 (38.64%) ISEB
3 3 (6.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (45.45%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.27%) SDET
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) IBM
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.27%) HP
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