The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 74 93 108
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +15
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 20 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.69% 0.84% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 0.94% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 2
Median salary £33,500 £40,000 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% +41.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £38,000 £24,450
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £32,050
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Functional Testing
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1072 1272 1405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 90.62% 89.45% 88.20%
Number of salaries quoted 601 793 917
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £61,500
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 Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Functional Testing Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Functional Testing Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (70.83%) Finance
3 15 (62.50%) User Experience
4 12 (50.00%) Scrum
4 12 (50.00%) Time Management
4 12 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 12 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 11 (45.83%) Sass
5 11 (45.83%) LESS
5 11 (45.83%) Ember.js
5 11 (45.83%) Grunt
5 11 (45.83%) Bower
5 11 (45.83%) gulp
5 11 (45.83%) Git (software)
5 11 (45.83%) Backbone.js
5 11 (45.83%) Responsive Web Design
5 11 (45.83%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (45.83%) Web Design
5 11 (45.83%) HTML
5 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
5 11 (45.83%) CSS
6 9 (37.50%) Web Accessibility
6 9 (37.50%) Ajax
7 8 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (20.83%) Test Scripting
9 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (16.67%) Test Strategy
10 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (12.50%) Defect Management
10 3 (12.50%) Law

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) MySQL
1 1 (4.17%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Bower
1 11 (45.83%) Git (software)
1 11 (45.83%) Grunt
1 11 (45.83%) gulp
2 3 (12.50%) Selenium
3 2 (8.33%) Appium
3 2 (8.33%) JIRA
4 1 (4.17%) Bugzilla
4 1 (4.17%) TestLink
General
1 17 (70.83%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Law
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Developer
2 11 (45.83%) UI Developer
3 10 (41.67%) Senior Developer
3 10 (41.67%) Senior UI Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Test Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) iOS Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Test Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Digital Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Digital Transformation
6 1 (4.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (4.17%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Leader
6 1 (4.17%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 12 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 11 (45.83%) Backbone.js
2 11 (45.83%) CSS
2 11 (45.83%) Ember.js
2 11 (45.83%) HTML
2 11 (45.83%) LESS
2 11 (45.83%) Sass
3 9 (37.50%) Ajax
4 2 (8.33%) .NET
4 2 (8.33%) REST
5 1 (4.17%) Celery
5 1 (4.17%) Flask
5 1 (4.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (62.50%) User Experience
2 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (50.00%) Scrum
2 12 (50.00%) Time Management
3 11 (45.83%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (45.83%) Responsive Web Design
3 11 (45.83%) Web Design
4 9 (37.50%) Web Accessibility
5 8 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
6 5 (20.83%) Test Scripting
7 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (16.67%) Test Strategy
8 3 (12.50%) Defect Management
8 3 (12.50%) Regression Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
9 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
9 2 (8.33%) Software Testing
9 2 (8.33%) UML
9 2 (8.33%) Use Case
9 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.33%) C
2 2 (8.33%) C#
2 2 (8.33%) Objective-C
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) PHP
3 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
1 2 (8.33%) ISEB
1 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Telerik