The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 368 291 344
Rank change year-on-year
-77 +53
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 710 1095 909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.79% 1.08% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 1.24% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 558 869 659
Median salary £43,000 £43,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.57% +8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,900
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
Functional Testing
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
79405 88354 90032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.28% 87.39% 85.38%
Number of salaries quoted 66643 73784 72673
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England 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 England

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in England

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

Functional Testing Salary Trend in England

Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the England region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Functional Testing Salary Histogram in England

Functional Testing
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Testing within the England region over the 3 months to 27 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
London -46 277 £53,750 +7.01% 21
South East -71 142 £45,000 +9.75% 10
Yorkshire +21 101 £38,000 +8.57% 5
West Midlands +10 54 £34,715 +26.23% 10
South West -44 34 £34,000 -20.00% 7
North West -65 30 £34,000 -9.33% 7
East Midlands -9 26 £36,500 -2.66% 2
East of England -9 25 £42,500 - 2
Midlands +19 13 £35,000 -6.66%
North East +4 6 £30,000 +15.38% 3
Functional Testing
UK

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 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 England region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 1016 (63.86%) Agile Software Development
2 671 (42.17%) QA
3 556 (34.95%) Selenium
4 528 (33.19%) SQL
5 505 (31.74%) Finance
6 478 (30.04%) Java
7 420 (26.40%) Test Automation
8 413 (25.96%) Scrum
9 378 (23.76%) Non-Functional Testing
10 357 (22.44%) ISEB
11 343 (21.56%) Software Testing
12 326 (20.49%) ISTQB
13 316 (19.86%) Continuous Integration
14 314 (19.74%) Degree
15 308 (19.36%) Test Scripting
16 306 (19.23%) Regression Testing
17 304 (19.11%) TDD
18 294 (18.48%) Cucumber
19 279 (17.54%) Automated Testing
20 271 (17.03%) BDD
21 268 (16.84%) SDLC
22 264 (16.59%) User Acceptance Testing
23 262 (16.47%) C#
24 260 (16.34%) .NET
25 245 (15.40%) HTML
26 237 (14.90%) JavaScript
27 221 (13.89%) Jenkins
28 217 (13.64%) JIRA
29 209 (13.14%) Performance Testing
29 209 (13.14%) Test Strategy

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 62 (3.90%) JBoss
2 48 (3.02%) Confluence
3 41 (2.58%) IIS
4 40 (2.51%) GlassFish
4 40 (2.51%) WildFly
5 36 (2.26%) CMS
6 33 (2.07%) Apache Spark
7 28 (1.76%) SharePoint
8 22 (1.38%) Mule
8 22 (1.38%) Mule ESB
9 16 (1.01%) Apache
10 10 (0.63%) CICS
11 7 (0.44%) SAS
11 7 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
11 7 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (0.31%) Apache Solr
13 4 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
13 4 (0.25%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.19%) nginx
14 3 (0.19%) WebLogic
Applications
1 83 (5.22%) MS Excel
2 58 (3.65%) MS Office
3 26 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.38%) MS Project
5 5 (0.31%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.25%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.13%) SPSS
8 1 (0.063%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 13 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.63%) Demantra
3 10 (0.63%) Oracle ASCP
4 9 (0.57%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 6 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.31%) Oracle Assets
6 5 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
6 5 (0.31%) Oracle Cash Management
6 5 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
6 5 (0.31%) Oracle Receivables
7 4 (0.25%) FastStats
7 4 (0.25%) Oracle General Ledger
8 3 (0.19%) Markit EDM
8 3 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.19%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 3 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (2.01%) SaaS
2 23 (1.45%) GitHub
3 12 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (0.50%) Heroku
4 8 (0.50%) Office 365
5 5 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.13%) PaaS
6 2 (0.13%) Rackspace Cloud
7 1 (0.063%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.063%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 56 (3.52%) Internet
2 32 (2.01%) Firewall
2 32 (2.01%) TCP/IP
3 29 (1.82%) DNS
4 28 (1.76%) HTTP
5 17 (1.07%) HTTPS
6 16 (1.01%) VoIP
7 12 (0.75%) BGP
7 12 (0.75%) Broadband
7 12 (0.75%) DHCP
7 12 (0.75%) IPv6
7 12 (0.75%) L2TP
7 12 (0.75%) MPLS
7 12 (0.75%) SNMP
7 12 (0.75%) TACACS
7 12 (0.75%) VPLS
8 8 (0.50%) LAN
8 8 (0.50%) NFC
8 8 (0.50%) WAN
9 6 (0.38%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (8.49%) SQL Server
2 116 (7.29%) MySQL
3 87 (5.47%) Apache Cassandra
4 65 (4.09%) Relational Database
5 53 (3.33%) CouchDB
6 50 (3.14%) Big Data
6 50 (3.14%) Data Warehouse
6 50 (3.14%) NoSQL
7 48 (3.02%) PostgreSQL
8 37 (2.33%) Hadoop
9 35 (2.20%) MongoDB
9 35 (2.20%) Oracle Database
10 28 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 22 (1.38%) Oracle Reports
12 19 (1.19%) BusinessObjects
12 19 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
13 17 (1.07%) Data Mining
14 16 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 15 (0.94%) SQLPlus
16 13 (0.82%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 556 (34.95%) Selenium
2 294 (18.48%) Cucumber
3 221 (13.89%) Jenkins
4 217 (13.64%) JIRA
5 202 (12.70%) JUnit
6 154 (9.68%) WebDriver
7 135 (8.49%) SoapUI
8 133 (8.36%) Maven
8 133 (8.36%) Team Foundation Server
9 132 (8.30%) HP UFT
10 119 (7.48%) Git (software)
11 106 (6.66%) JMeter
12 97 (6.10%) Gradle
13 95 (5.97%) LoadRunner
14 91 (5.72%) TestNG
15 88 (5.53%) Mockito
16 76 (4.78%) Visual Studio
17 66 (4.15%) Hudson
18 64 (4.02%) EasyMock
19 62 (3.90%) TeamCity
General
1 505 (31.74%) Finance
2 137 (8.61%) Banking
3 114 (7.17%) Retail
4 54 (3.39%) Back Office
5 47 (2.95%) Telecoms
6 41 (2.58%) Legal
7 36 (2.26%) Games
8 19 (1.19%) Marketing
9 18 (1.13%) Manufacturing
10 16 (1.01%) Billing
11 14 (0.88%) Automotive
12 13 (0.82%) Law
13 12 (0.75%) Aerospace
14 11 (0.69%) Publishing
15 10 (0.63%) Financial Institution
16 8 (0.50%) Music Industry
16 8 (0.50%) Retail Banking
17 7 (0.44%) Front Office
17 7 (0.44%) Polish Language
18 6 (0.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 463 (29.10%) Analyst
2 345 (21.68%) Test Analyst
3 331 (20.80%) Developer
4 278 (17.47%) Tester
5 155 (9.74%) Test Engineer
6 154 (9.68%) Automation Tester
7 152 (9.55%) Java Developer
8 106 (6.66%) Automation Test Analyst
8 106 (6.66%) Test Manager
9 98 (6.16%) Senior Developer
10 97 (6.10%) Test Leader
11 94 (5.91%) QA Tester
12 83 (5.22%) QA Analyst
13 76 (4.78%) QA Engineer
14 74 (4.65%) Selenium Tester
15 71 (4.46%) Senior Analyst
16 69 (4.34%) QA Automation Tester
17 68 (4.27%) Senior Tester
18 63 (3.96%) Selenium Automation Tester
19 62 (3.90%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 260 (16.34%) .NET
2 245 (15.40%) HTML
3 185 (11.63%) Web Services
4 171 (10.75%) Spring
5 134 (8.42%) CSS
6 129 (8.11%) XML
7 108 (6.79%) SOAP
8 100 (6.29%) Hibernate
9 90 (5.66%) Java EE
10 89 (5.59%) REST
11 81 (5.09%) JMS
12 74 (4.65%) Ajax
12 74 (4.65%) RESTful
13 71 (4.46%) ASP.NET
14 57 (3.58%) AngularJS
14 57 (3.58%) HTML5
15 52 (3.27%) PowerMock
16 51 (3.21%) React
17 47 (2.95%) jQuery
18 43 (2.70%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 145 (9.11%) Analytical Skills
2 113 (7.10%) Computer Science
3 84 (5.28%) Mobile App
4 75 (4.71%) Mathematics
5 49 (3.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 44 (2.77%) User Experience
7 30 (1.89%) Artificial Intelligence
8 26 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
9 21 (1.32%) Smart Meter
10 19 (1.19%) Fintech
10 19 (1.19%) Management Information System
11 18 (1.13%) Mainframe
12 15 (0.94%) Client/Server
12 15 (0.94%) Data Integration
13 14 (0.88%) Equities
13 14 (0.88%) Online Games
14 12 (0.75%) Clustering
14 12 (0.75%) Data Centre
15 10 (0.63%) N-Tier
15 10 (0.63%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 121 (7.61%) Linux
2 91 (5.72%) Windows
3 83 (5.22%) Unix
4 72 (4.53%) Apple iOS
5 71 (4.46%) Android
6 14 (0.88%) Solaris
7 4 (0.25%) Kali Linux
7 4 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.13%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.063%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.063%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1016 (63.86%) Agile Software Development
2 420 (26.40%) Test Automation
3 413 (25.96%) Scrum
4 378 (23.76%) Non-Functional Testing
5 343 (21.56%) Software Testing
6 316 (19.86%) Continuous Integration
7 308 (19.36%) Test Scripting
8 306 (19.23%) Regression Testing
9 304 (19.11%) TDD
10 279 (17.54%) Automated Testing
11 271 (17.03%) BDD
12 268 (16.84%) SDLC
13 264 (16.59%) User Acceptance Testing
14 209 (13.14%) Performance Testing
14 209 (13.14%) Test Strategy
15 200 (12.57%) Manual Testing
16 187 (11.75%) Integration Testing
17 185 (11.63%) Waterfall
18 177 (11.13%) Kanban
19 163 (10.25%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 528 (33.19%) SQL
2 478 (30.04%) Java
3 262 (16.47%) C#
4 237 (14.90%) JavaScript
5 91 (5.72%) Ruby
6 85 (5.34%) Python
7 57 (3.58%) Perl
8 55 (3.46%) VB
9 54 (3.39%) Scala
10 50 (3.14%) PHP
11 49 (3.08%) C++
12 45 (2.83%) Groovy
13 38 (2.39%) PL/SQL
13 38 (2.39%) VBScript
14 33 (2.07%) C
15 30 (1.89%) VB.NET
16 26 (1.63%) T-SQL
17 25 (1.57%) Clojure
18 18 (1.13%) Bash Shell
19 17 (1.07%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 357 (22.44%) ISEB
2 326 (20.49%) ISTQB
3 314 (19.74%) Degree
4 158 (9.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 32 (2.01%) Security Cleared
6 28 (1.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 21 (1.32%) DV Cleared
8 14 (0.88%) ISEB Practitioner
9 11 (0.69%) PMI Certification
9 11 (0.69%) PMP
10 10 (0.63%) SC Cleared
11 4 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.13%) MySQL Certification
13 2 (0.13%) PhD
13 2 (0.13%) Postgraduate
14 1 (0.063%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.063%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 1 (0.063%) OCA
14 1 (0.063%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 671 (42.17%) QA
2 18 (1.13%) SDET
3 9 (0.57%) Solvency II
4 8 (0.50%) SLA
5 5 (0.31%) MiFID
6 2 (0.13%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.13%) EMIR
7 1 (0.063%) JTAG
7 1 (0.063%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (1.26%) Docker
2 4 (0.25%) HDFS
2 4 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.063%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 93 (5.85%) HP Quality Center
2 22 (1.38%) Puppet
3 13 (0.82%) Ansible
4 6 (0.38%) CA Service Virtualization
5 3 (0.19%) Ambari
5 3 (0.19%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.063%) OpenView
6 1 (0.063%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.063%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 179 (11.25%) Oracle
2 137 (8.61%) Microsoft
3 132 (8.30%) HP
4 40 (2.51%) Atlassian
5 25 (1.57%) Facebook
5 25 (1.57%) SAP
5 25 (1.57%) Twitter
6 20 (1.26%) Google
7 19 (1.19%) Rally
8 17 (1.07%) IBM
8 17 (1.07%) LexisNexis
9 13 (0.82%) Cisco
10 12 (0.75%) Huawei
10 12 (0.75%) Juniper
10 12 (0.75%) Nokia
11 11 (0.69%) Red Hat
12 9 (0.57%) Telerik
13 8 (0.50%) Zend
14 6 (0.38%) CA
14 6 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
London
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £27500 - £32500 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary - Please contact for details
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £Competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £39000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + flexible benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + start up mentality
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + possible remote work
Posted: 4 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Posted: 4 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Zoopla Property Group Plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Preston
Salary: From £25,700 to £44,600 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
V2
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus huge bonus and benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
Leicestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Insolvency Service
Salary: £40,249 to £45,280 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Leicestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £48000 - £53000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Iress
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £35000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago