The first table below looks at the demand for Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Testing
Rank 175 - 171
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.080% - 0.088%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.100% - 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,050 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+15.77% +6.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3012 2420 2636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 80.17% 76.10% 77.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2497 2032 2260
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Functional Testing
England

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Testing within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire - 3 - -
Functional Testing
England

Functional Testing
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 4 (100.00%) ISEB
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Test Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB