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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 90 - 77
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 7 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.71% - 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% - 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 9
Average salary £47,500 - £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 - £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
848 923 731
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 86.18% 85.86% 87.97%
Number of salaries quoted 745 770 568
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Testing within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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
Brighton - 6 £52,500 -
Functional Testing
South East

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 36 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 36 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 23 (63.89%) Integration Testing
2 23 (63.89%) TDD
2 23 (63.89%) QA
2 23 (63.89%) HP Quality Center
2 23 (63.89%) Compatibility Testing
2 23 (63.89%) Web Services
2 23 (63.89%) RAD
2 23 (63.89%) HP
2 23 (63.89%) Regression Testing
2 23 (63.89%) System Integration Testing
3 22 (61.11%) SDLC
3 22 (61.11%) Waterfall
4 21 (58.33%) Java
5 20 (55.56%) HTML
5 20 (55.56%) Open Source
5 20 (55.56%) Automated Testing
5 20 (55.56%) Manual Testing
6 16 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (38.89%) Unix
8 13 (36.11%) OO
8 13 (36.11%) Data Modelling
8 13 (36.11%) Visual Studio
8 13 (36.11%) CSS
8 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
8 13 (36.11%) PHP
8 13 (36.11%) MySQL
8 13 (36.11%) User Stories
8 13 (36.11%) BDD

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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.

Application Platforms
1 13 (36.11%) ExpressionEngine
2 8 (22.22%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) MySQL
1 13 (36.11%) NoSQL
1 13 (36.11%) RDBMS
1 13 (36.11%) Relational Database
2 7 (19.44%) DB2
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (36.11%) PHPUnit
1 13 (36.11%) Visual Studio
2 9 (25.00%) Selenium
3 8 (22.22%) WebDriver
4 7 (19.44%) Eclipse
4 7 (19.44%) JMeter
4 7 (19.44%) JUnit
4 7 (19.44%) LoadRunner
4 7 (19.44%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (2.78%) HP UFT
5 1 (2.78%) JIRA
5 1 (2.78%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 22 (61.11%) QA Engineer
2 13 (36.11%) Developer
2 13 (36.11%) Lead Developer
2 13 (36.11%) Lead Web Developer
2 13 (36.11%) Web Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Quality Engineer
4 7 (19.44%) Software QA Engineer
4 7 (19.44%) Software Quality Engineer
5 6 (16.67%) Java Engineer
6 5 (13.89%) QA Tester
6 5 (13.89%) Systems Tester
6 5 (13.89%) Tester
7 1 (2.78%) QC Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (63.89%) Web Services
2 20 (55.56%) HTML
3 13 (36.11%) CodeIgniter
3 13 (36.11%) CSS
3 13 (36.11%) Laravel
3 13 (36.11%) RESTful
3 13 (36.11%) Symfony
4 7 (19.44%) HTML5
4 7 (19.44%) XML
5 1 (2.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 7 (19.44%) Mainframe
2 7 (19.44%) Social Media
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (38.89%) Unix
2 7 (19.44%) Android
2 7 (19.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 36 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 23 (63.89%) Compatibility Testing
2 23 (63.89%) Integration Testing
2 23 (63.89%) RAD
2 23 (63.89%) Regression Testing
2 23 (63.89%) System Integration Testing
2 23 (63.89%) TDD
3 22 (61.11%) SDLC
3 22 (61.11%) Waterfall
4 20 (55.56%) Automated Testing
4 20 (55.56%) Manual Testing
4 20 (55.56%) Open Source
5 16 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (36.11%) BDD
6 13 (36.11%) DevOps
6 13 (36.11%) OO
6 13 (36.11%) Performance Testing
6 13 (36.11%) Software Engineering
6 13 (36.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 21 (58.33%) Java
2 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
2 13 (36.11%) PHP
3 7 (19.44%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Degree
1 8 (22.22%) ISEB
1 8 (22.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (63.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 23 (63.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (63.89%) HP
2 12 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (8.33%) Pega
4 1 (2.78%) Informatica
4 1 (2.78%) Rally