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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 79 99 97
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -2
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 11 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.99% 0.35% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 0.39% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 13
Median salary £51,250 £24,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+113.54% -52.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £24,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,800 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
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
1010 1284 1326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 91.16% 90.68% 89.78%
Number of salaries quoted 651 796 887
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 10 December 2016.

Functional Testing Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 35 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (70.00%) Finance
2 28 (70.00%) Time Management
3 26 (65.00%) Git (software)
3 26 (65.00%) Scrum
3 26 (65.00%) JavaScript
3 26 (65.00%) CSS
3 26 (65.00%) Sass
3 26 (65.00%) AngularJS
3 26 (65.00%) Bower
3 26 (65.00%) gulp
4 24 (60.00%) User Experience
4 24 (60.00%) Grunt
4 24 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 24 (60.00%) LESS
4 24 (60.00%) Ember.js
4 24 (60.00%) Backbone.js
4 24 (60.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 24 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (60.00%) HTML
4 24 (60.00%) Web Design
5 21 (52.50%) Web Accessibility
5 21 (52.50%) Ajax
6 15 (37.50%) Infrastructure Management
7 9 (22.50%) Selenium
8 7 (17.50%) .NET
9 6 (15.00%) C#
9 6 (15.00%) Web Development
9 6 (15.00%) Front End Development
10 5 (12.50%) Core Data

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.50%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) DNS
1 2 (5.00%) HTTP
1 2 (5.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) Data Mining
1 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 26 (65.00%) Bower
1 26 (65.00%) Git (software)
1 26 (65.00%) gulp
2 24 (60.00%) Grunt
3 9 (22.50%) Selenium
4 4 (10.00%) Appium
5 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (70.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Banking
2 1 (2.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 31 (77.50%) Developer
2 26 (65.00%) UI Developer
3 22 (55.00%) Senior Developer
4 20 (50.00%) Senior UI Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (15.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (15.00%) Web Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Web UI Developer
6 5 (12.50%) iOS Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Test Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) .NET Developer
8 2 (5.00%) C# Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Development Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior iOS Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Software Development Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Software Test Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Test Development Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (65.00%) AngularJS
1 26 (65.00%) CSS
1 26 (65.00%) Sass
2 24 (60.00%) Backbone.js
2 24 (60.00%) Ember.js
2 24 (60.00%) HTML
2 24 (60.00%) LESS
2 24 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 21 (52.50%) Ajax
4 7 (17.50%) .NET
5 5 (12.50%) Core Data
5 5 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 24 (60.00%) User Experience
2 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.00%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (70.00%) Time Management
3 26 (65.00%) Scrum
4 24 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (60.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 24 (60.00%) Web Design
5 21 (52.50%) Web Accessibility
6 15 (37.50%) Infrastructure Management
7 6 (15.00%) Front End Development
7 6 (15.00%) Web Development
8 5 (12.50%) iOS Development
8 5 (12.50%) Unit Testing
9 4 (10.00%) Test Automation
9 4 (10.00%) Test Planning
9 4 (10.00%) Waterfall
10 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
10 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (7.50%) Wealth Management
11 2 (5.00%) Automated Testing
11 2 (5.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (65.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (15.00%) C#
3 5 (12.50%) C
3 5 (12.50%) Objective-C
4 3 (7.50%) Python
4 3 (7.50%) SQL
5 1 (2.50%) Apple Swift
5 1 (2.50%) PL/1
5 1 (2.50%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) ISEB
2 3 (7.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) HP
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