The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 89 71 104
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +33
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 7 32 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.66% 3.10% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 3.68% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 2
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +41.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £42,500 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £55,000 £39,750
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
Functional Testing
South East

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 Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
949 870 1082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 89.19% 84.22% 83.88%
Number of salaries quoted 837 730 925
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 East Sussex

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

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Functional Testing Salary Trend in East Sussex

Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Functional Testing Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Functional Testing
Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 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
Brighton -19 4 £37,750 -31.36%
Functional Testing
South East

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (89.47%) Regression Testing
2 17 (89.47%) QA
3 16 (84.21%) ISTQB
3 16 (84.21%) Degree
3 16 (84.21%) Unit Testing
3 16 (84.21%) Integration Testing
3 16 (84.21%) Computer Science
3 16 (84.21%) TDD
3 16 (84.21%) IIS
3 16 (84.21%) ISEB
3 16 (84.21%) System Integration Testing
4 15 (78.95%) Continuous Improvement
4 15 (78.95%) Finance
5 14 (73.68%) JMeter
5 14 (73.68%) Web Services
5 14 (73.68%) JUnit
5 14 (73.68%) Java
5 14 (73.68%) Performance Testing
5 14 (73.68%) Compatibility Testing
5 14 (73.68%) Selenium
5 14 (73.68%) WebDriver
5 14 (73.68%) User Stories
6 13 (68.42%) Rally
6 13 (68.42%) Domain-Driven Design
6 13 (68.42%) Confluence
6 13 (68.42%) Gradle
6 13 (68.42%) Jenkins
6 13 (68.42%) Hudson
6 13 (68.42%) SoapUI

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 16 (84.21%) IIS
2 13 (68.42%) Confluence
3 2 (10.53%) CICS
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) VisionPLUS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) DB2
Development Applications
1 14 (73.68%) JMeter
1 14 (73.68%) JUnit
1 14 (73.68%) Selenium
1 14 (73.68%) WebDriver
2 13 (68.42%) Ant
2 13 (68.42%) Cucumber
2 13 (68.42%) Gradle
2 13 (68.42%) Hudson
2 13 (68.42%) Jenkins
2 13 (68.42%) JIRA
2 13 (68.42%) jMock
2 13 (68.42%) Maven
2 13 (68.42%) SoapUI
3 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.26%) LoadRunner
3 1 (5.26%) Selenium IDE
General
1 15 (78.95%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Analyst
1 11 (57.89%) Test Analyst
2 9 (47.37%) Automation Test Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) QA Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Quality Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Java Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Senior QA Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Software QA Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Developer in Test
6 1 (5.26%) QA Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) QA Automation Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) QA Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) QA Test Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Quality Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Software Quality Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Test Automation Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Web Applications Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) Web Services
2 13 (68.42%) Ajax
2 13 (68.42%) Hibernate
2 13 (68.42%) Java EE
2 13 (68.42%) JMS
2 13 (68.42%) REST
2 13 (68.42%) Spring
2 13 (68.42%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) HTML5
3 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (84.21%) Computer Science
2 13 (68.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (15.79%) Mainframe
4 2 (10.53%) VSAM
5 1 (5.26%) Smartphone
5 1 (5.26%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Android
1 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (89.47%) Regression Testing
3 16 (84.21%) Integration Testing
3 16 (84.21%) System Integration Testing
3 16 (84.21%) TDD
3 16 (84.21%) Unit Testing
4 15 (78.95%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (73.68%) Compatibility Testing
5 14 (73.68%) Performance Testing
5 14 (73.68%) User Stories
6 13 (68.42%) BDD
6 13 (68.42%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (68.42%) Domain-Driven Design
7 5 (26.32%) Waterfall
8 4 (21.05%) Manual Testing
9 3 (15.79%) Automated Testing
9 3 (15.79%) RAD
9 3 (15.79%) SDLC
10 2 (10.53%) Test Management
10 2 (10.53%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) Java
2 13 (68.42%) Groovy
3 3 (15.79%) COBOL
4 2 (10.53%) JCL
Qualifications
1 16 (84.21%) Degree
1 16 (84.21%) ISEB
1 16 (84.21%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (89.47%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Atlassian
1 13 (68.42%) Rally
2 3 (15.79%) HP