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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 149 147 140
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 26 47 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.82% 1.23% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 1.40% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 25 40 46
Median salary £36,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.94% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.58%
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
2761 3366 3095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 87.54% 88.35% 84.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2193 2747 2607
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 £62,500 £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 24 September 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 24 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
Nottinghamshire -9 21 £34,500 -9.21%
Leicestershire -3 2 £34,250 -23.88% 2
Functional Testing
England

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 36 (73.47%) QA
2 29 (59.18%) SDLC
3 26 (53.06%) Test Automation
4 23 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (44.90%) C#
6 21 (42.86%) Java
7 18 (36.73%) Non-Functional Testing
8 17 (34.69%) Software Engineering
9 15 (30.61%) Automated Testing
10 14 (28.57%) JIRA
11 13 (26.53%) Degree
12 12 (24.49%) Software Testing
12 12 (24.49%) ISTQB
12 12 (24.49%) ISEB
12 12 (24.49%) Ranorex
13 11 (22.45%) DevOps
13 11 (22.45%) Software Delivery
13 11 (22.45%) Coaching
13 11 (22.45%) Defect Management
13 11 (22.45%) Enterprise Architecture
13 11 (22.45%) Release Management
14 10 (20.41%) Selenium
14 10 (20.41%) HP Quality Center
14 10 (20.41%) TestDirector
14 10 (20.41%) Unix
14 10 (20.41%) ISEB Practitioner
14 10 (20.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 9 (18.37%) Linux
16 8 (16.33%) Regression Testing
16 8 (16.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

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 2 (4.08%) Apache
1 2 (4.08%) Gunicorn
1 2 (4.08%) nginx
2 1 (2.04%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) IPsec
1 2 (4.08%) SSH
1 2 (4.08%) VPN
2 1 (2.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) MySQL
1 2 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (28.57%) JIRA
2 12 (24.49%) Ranorex
3 10 (20.41%) Selenium
3 10 (20.41%) TestDirector
4 5 (10.20%) Visual Studio
5 4 (8.16%) Jenkins
5 4 (8.16%) JMeter
5 4 (8.16%) SoapUI
6 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
7 2 (4.08%) Cucumber
7 2 (4.08%) NUnit
8 1 (2.04%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (6.12%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Publishing
3 1 (2.04%) Electronics
3 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.04%) Marketing
3 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (20.41%) Tester
2 7 (14.29%) Architect
2 7 (14.29%) Senior Architect
2 7 (14.29%) Senior Systems Architect
2 7 (14.29%) Systems Architect
3 6 (12.24%) Automation Tester
3 6 (12.24%) Technical Specialist
3 6 (12.24%) Test Automation Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Graduate
5 4 (8.16%) QA Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Test Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Test Manager
6 3 (6.12%) Automation Test Lead
6 3 (6.12%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (6.12%) QA Automation Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Testing Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Developer in Test
7 2 (4.08%) Java Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.29%) Web Services
2 5 (10.20%) .NET
2 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET
3 4 (8.16%) CSS
3 4 (8.16%) HTML
3 4 (8.16%) REST
4 3 (6.12%) Ajax
4 3 (6.12%) AngularJS
4 3 (6.12%) jQuery
4 3 (6.12%) Sass
4 3 (6.12%) SVG
4 3 (6.12%) Three.js
4 3 (6.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (4.08%) Gherkin
6 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.04%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.08%) User Experience
2 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.41%) Unix
2 9 (18.37%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (59.18%) SDLC
2 26 (53.06%) Test Automation
3 23 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (36.73%) Non-Functional Testing
5 17 (34.69%) Software Engineering
6 15 (30.61%) Automated Testing
7 12 (24.49%) Software Testing
8 11 (22.45%) Coaching
8 11 (22.45%) Defect Management
8 11 (22.45%) DevOps
8 11 (22.45%) Enterprise Architecture
8 11 (22.45%) Release Management
8 11 (22.45%) Software Delivery
9 8 (16.33%) Regression Testing
10 7 (14.29%) Electronic Trading
10 7 (14.29%) MVC
10 7 (14.29%) Unit Testing
11 6 (12.24%) Automation Testing
11 6 (12.24%) TDD
11 6 (12.24%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.90%) C#
2 21 (42.86%) Java
3 7 (14.29%) C++
3 7 (14.29%) SQL
4 6 (12.24%) C
5 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.12%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (26.53%) Degree
2 12 (24.49%) ISEB
2 12 (24.49%) ISTQB
3 10 (20.41%) ISEB Practitioner
3 10 (20.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 8 (16.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (73.47%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (20.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.04%) HP
2 1 (2.04%) SAP
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