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

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 84 79 105
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +26
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 8 29 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.77% 2.46% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 2.86% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2 27 8
Median salary £41,250 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.15% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £39,600 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +13.88%
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
882 1014 1075
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 85.05% 86.08% 85.11%
Number of salaries quoted 766 852 905
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
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 24 May 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 -5 3 £37,500 -21.05%
Functional Testing
South East

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (92.31%) TDD
2 12 (92.31%) Computer Science
2 12 (92.31%) QA
2 12 (92.31%) Degree
2 12 (92.31%) Unit Testing
3 10 (76.92%) Integration Testing
3 10 (76.92%) System Integration Testing
3 10 (76.92%) Regression Testing
3 10 (76.92%) Web Services
4 9 (69.23%) ISEB
4 9 (69.23%) IIS
4 9 (69.23%) Selenium
4 9 (69.23%) ISTQB
4 9 (69.23%) WebDriver
4 9 (69.23%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (61.54%) Waterfall
5 8 (61.54%) Compatibility Testing
5 8 (61.54%) Automated Testing
6 7 (53.85%) HP
6 7 (53.85%) Java
6 7 (53.85%) RAD
6 7 (53.85%) JUnit
6 7 (53.85%) JMeter
6 7 (53.85%) HP Quality Center
6 7 (53.85%) User Stories
6 7 (53.85%) SDLC
7 6 (46.15%) Rally
7 6 (46.15%) Manual Testing
7 6 (46.15%) Mainframe

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 9 (69.23%) IIS
2 3 (23.08%) Confluence
3 2 (15.38%) CICS
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) VisionPLUS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) DB2
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Selenium
1 9 (69.23%) WebDriver
2 7 (53.85%) JMeter
2 7 (53.85%) JUnit
3 6 (46.15%) JIRA
4 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
4 5 (38.46%) SoapUI
5 4 (30.77%) Eclipse
5 4 (30.77%) LoadRunner
5 4 (30.77%) Selenium IDE
6 3 (23.08%) Ant
6 3 (23.08%) Cucumber
6 3 (23.08%) Gradle
6 3 (23.08%) Hudson
6 3 (23.08%) jMock
6 3 (23.08%) Maven
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) QA Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Quality Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Software QA Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Software Quality Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) QA Automation Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Senior QA Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Testing Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Developer in Test
6 1 (7.69%) Java Analyst Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Java Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) QA Automation Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) QA Test Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Quality Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Test Automation Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) Web Services
2 6 (46.15%) XML
3 4 (30.77%) HTML
3 4 (30.77%) HTML5
4 3 (23.08%) Ajax
4 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
4 3 (23.08%) Java EE
4 3 (23.08%) JMS
4 3 (23.08%) REST
4 3 (23.08%) Spring
4 3 (23.08%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (15.38%) JSON
5 2 (15.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) Computer Science
2 6 (46.15%) Mainframe
3 4 (30.77%) Social Media
4 3 (23.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
5 2 (15.38%) VSAM
6 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Android
1 4 (30.77%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (92.31%) TDD
2 12 (92.31%) Unit Testing
3 10 (76.92%) Integration Testing
3 10 (76.92%) Regression Testing
3 10 (76.92%) System Integration Testing
4 9 (69.23%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (61.54%) Automated Testing
5 8 (61.54%) Compatibility Testing
5 8 (61.54%) Waterfall
6 7 (53.85%) RAD
6 7 (53.85%) SDLC
6 7 (53.85%) User Stories
7 6 (46.15%) Manual Testing
8 5 (38.46%) BDD
8 5 (38.46%) Performance Testing
9 4 (30.77%) Open Source
10 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (23.08%) Test Management
10 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) COBOL
3 3 (23.08%) Groovy
4 2 (15.38%) JCL
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) Degree
2 9 (69.23%) ISEB
2 9 (69.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (92.31%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (15.38%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) HP
2 6 (46.15%) Rally
3 3 (23.08%) Atlassian
4 2 (15.38%) CA
5 1 (7.69%) Informatica
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle