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

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 324 276 337
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +61
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 881 1148 999
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.96% 1.12% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 1.30% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 698 937 727
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
81051 88502 96559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.95% 86.73% 85.53%
Number of salaries quoted 68658 73200 78978
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £74,100 £75,000
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 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 June 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 June 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 -34 310 £57,500 +15.00% 34
South East -43 186 £42,500 -5.55% 16
Yorkshire -18 110 £38,500 +10.00% 14
West Midlands +58 102 £57,500 +76.92% 4
North West +22 64 £47,500 +26.66% 6
East of England +19 43 £39,500 -1.25% 4
South West -4 35 £37,500 +15.38% 7
East Midlands +17 23 £50,000 +25.00% 7
North East +3 5 £30,000 - 2
Midlands - 2 £40,000 -
Functional Testing
UK

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 1106 (60.74%) Agile Software Development
2 743 (40.80%) QA
3 630 (34.60%) SQL
4 607 (33.33%) Selenium
5 560 (30.75%) Java
6 506 (27.79%) Finance
7 454 (24.93%) Scrum
8 428 (23.50%) Non-Functional Testing
9 413 (22.68%) ISEB
10 391 (21.47%) User Acceptance Testing
11 387 (21.25%) Test Automation
12 375 (20.59%) TDD
13 372 (20.43%) ISTQB
14 367 (20.15%) Degree
15 366 (20.10%) Software Testing
16 363 (19.93%) Test Scripting
17 352 (19.33%) Cucumber
18 345 (18.95%) Regression Testing
19 337 (18.51%) Continuous Integration
20 325 (17.85%) Automated Testing
21 301 (16.53%) BDD
22 284 (15.60%) Oracle
23 257 (14.11%) JUnit
24 252 (13.84%) SDLC
25 238 (13.07%) Jenkins
26 237 (13.01%) Unit Testing
26 237 (13.01%) .NET
27 236 (12.96%) JIRA
27 236 (12.96%) Test Strategy
28 234 (12.85%) C#

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 94 (5.16%) JBoss
2 69 (3.79%) GlassFish
3 68 (3.73%) WildFly
4 47 (2.58%) Apache Spark
4 47 (2.58%) Confluence
5 39 (2.14%) IIS
5 39 (2.14%) SharePoint
6 36 (1.98%) CMS
7 26 (1.43%) Mule
7 26 (1.43%) Mule ESB
8 16 (0.88%) Apache
9 15 (0.82%) CICS
10 11 (0.60%) Skype for Business
11 10 (0.55%) Tomcat
12 9 (0.49%) Apache ServiceMix
13 7 (0.38%) MQSeries
13 7 (0.38%) SAS
14 6 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
14 6 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
14 6 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 125 (6.86%) MS Excel
2 105 (5.77%) MS Office
3 52 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (1.10%) Photoshop
5 12 (0.66%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.27%) 3ds Max
6 5 (0.27%) MS Project
7 4 (0.22%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 19 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
2 16 (0.88%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 15 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
4 12 (0.66%) Demantra
4 12 (0.66%) Oracle ASCP
5 9 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
6 8 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
7 7 (0.38%) Temenos T24
8 6 (0.33%) Markit EDM
8 6 (0.33%) Oracle Assets
8 6 (0.33%) Oracle Cash Management
8 6 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
8 6 (0.33%) Oracle Receivables
9 5 (0.27%) Oracle General Ledger
9 5 (0.27%) SAP GRC
9 5 (0.27%) SAP R/3
10 4 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
10 4 (0.22%) Oracle E-Business Tax
10 4 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
10 4 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 32 (1.76%) SaaS
2 20 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (0.44%) Heroku
4 7 (0.38%) GitHub
5 6 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (0.27%) Google Analytics
6 5 (0.27%) Office 365
7 2 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.11%) Rackspace Cloud
8 1 (0.055%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.055%) Force.com
8 1 (0.055%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (2.86%) Internet
2 33 (1.81%) Firewall
2 33 (1.81%) TCP/IP
3 25 (1.37%) VoIP
4 20 (1.10%) DNS
5 18 (0.99%) LAN
5 18 (0.99%) WAN
6 13 (0.71%) VLAN
7 12 (0.66%) HTTP
8 8 (0.44%) SSH
9 7 (0.38%) 4G
9 7 (0.38%) PuTTY
9 7 (0.38%) Telnet
10 6 (0.33%) Ethernet
10 6 (0.33%) NFC
10 6 (0.33%) Wireless
11 4 (0.22%) ATM
11 4 (0.22%) HTTPS
11 4 (0.22%) Intranet
11 4 (0.22%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 206 (11.31%) SQL Server
2 155 (8.51%) MySQL
3 111 (6.10%) Apache Cassandra
4 85 (4.67%) Relational Database
5 82 (4.50%) PostgreSQL
6 66 (3.62%) Big Data
7 59 (3.24%) NoSQL
8 57 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
9 55 (3.02%) Oracle Database
10 54 (2.97%) MongoDB
11 53 (2.91%) CouchDB
12 50 (2.75%) Hadoop
13 47 (2.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 37 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 32 (1.76%) SQL Server 2008
16 30 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
17 24 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
18 21 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
18 21 (1.15%) RDBMS
19 18 (0.99%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 607 (33.33%) Selenium
2 352 (19.33%) Cucumber
3 257 (14.11%) JUnit
4 238 (13.07%) Jenkins
5 236 (12.96%) JIRA
6 171 (9.39%) HP UFT
7 158 (8.68%) WebDriver
8 142 (7.80%) Maven
9 134 (7.36%) Team Foundation Server
10 101 (5.55%) TestNG
11 97 (5.33%) SoapUI
12 96 (5.27%) Git (software)
13 95 (5.22%) JBehave
14 91 (5.00%) Mockito
15 89 (4.89%) Gradle
15 89 (4.89%) Hudson
16 88 (4.83%) JMeter
17 75 (4.12%) Visual Studio
18 73 (4.01%) LoadRunner
19 67 (3.68%) EasyMock
General
1 506 (27.79%) Finance
2 143 (7.85%) Retail
3 131 (7.19%) Banking
4 57 (3.13%) Telecoms
5 47 (2.58%) Back Office
6 45 (2.47%) Legal
7 43 (2.36%) Law
8 38 (2.09%) Games
9 31 (1.70%) Marketing
10 29 (1.59%) Billing
11 24 (1.32%) Manufacturing
12 15 (0.82%) Publishing
13 12 (0.66%) Automotive
13 12 (0.66%) Front Office
13 12 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
14 11 (0.60%) Investment Banking
14 11 (0.60%) Polish Language
15 10 (0.55%) Aerospace
15 10 (0.55%) Electronics
16 9 (0.49%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 599 (32.89%) Analyst
2 453 (24.88%) Test Analyst
3 395 (21.69%) Developer
4 336 (18.45%) Tester
5 218 (11.97%) Java Developer
6 160 (8.79%) Test Engineer
7 144 (7.91%) Senior Developer
8 134 (7.36%) Automation Test Analyst
9 131 (7.19%) Automation Tester
10 124 (6.81%) Test Manager
11 117 (6.43%) QA Analyst
12 116 (6.37%) Test Leader
13 113 (6.21%) QA Tester
14 98 (5.38%) QA Engineer
15 96 (5.27%) Senior Java Developer
16 93 (5.11%) Senior Analyst
17 84 (4.61%) QA Test Analyst
18 72 (3.95%) Senior Test Analyst
19 70 (3.84%) Software Tester
20 65 (3.57%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 237 (13.01%) .NET
2 223 (12.25%) Web Services
3 220 (12.08%) HTML
4 209 (11.48%) Spring
5 175 (9.61%) XML
6 142 (7.80%) CSS
7 123 (6.75%) Hibernate
8 118 (6.48%) Java EE
9 115 (6.32%) RESTful
10 106 (5.82%) JMS
11 97 (5.33%) SOAP
12 81 (4.45%) REST
13 77 (4.23%) HornetQ
13 77 (4.23%) jQuery
14 71 (3.90%) HTML5
15 70 (3.84%) AngularJS
16 68 (3.73%) JAX-RS
16 68 (3.73%) RESTEasy
17 66 (3.62%) JPA
18 60 (3.29%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 207 (11.37%) Analytical Skills
2 121 (6.64%) Mathematics
3 116 (6.37%) Computer Science
4 115 (6.32%) Mobile App
5 43 (2.36%) User Experience
6 42 (2.31%) Artificial Intelligence
7 36 (1.98%) Management Information System
8 34 (1.87%) Data Centre
8 34 (1.87%) Fintech
9 30 (1.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 29 (1.59%) Smart Meter
11 28 (1.54%) Client/Server
11 28 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
12 25 (1.37%) iPhone
13 23 (1.26%) Mainframe
14 21 (1.15%) N-Tier
15 16 (0.88%) Data Integration
15 16 (0.88%) Virtual Team
16 15 (0.82%) VSAM
17 14 (0.77%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 171 (9.39%) Unix
2 167 (9.17%) Linux
3 140 (7.69%) Windows
4 95 (5.22%) Android
5 92 (5.05%) Apple iOS
6 22 (1.21%) Solaris
7 14 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (0.71%) Windows Server
8 13 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (0.49%) CentOS
10 8 (0.44%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.22%) Kali Linux
12 3 (0.16%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.055%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.055%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1106 (60.74%) Agile Software Development
2 454 (24.93%) Scrum
3 428 (23.50%) Non-Functional Testing
4 391 (21.47%) User Acceptance Testing
5 387 (21.25%) Test Automation
6 375 (20.59%) TDD
7 366 (20.10%) Software Testing
8 363 (19.93%) Test Scripting
9 345 (18.95%) Regression Testing
10 337 (18.51%) Continuous Integration
11 325 (17.85%) Automated Testing
12 301 (16.53%) BDD
13 252 (13.84%) SDLC
14 237 (13.01%) Unit Testing
15 236 (12.96%) Test Strategy
16 226 (12.41%) Integration Testing
17 211 (11.59%) Test Management
18 201 (11.04%) Manual Testing
19 187 (10.27%) Performance Testing
20 185 (10.16%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 630 (34.60%) SQL
2 560 (30.75%) Java
3 234 (12.85%) C#
4 226 (12.41%) JavaScript
5 142 (7.80%) Ruby
6 122 (6.70%) Python
7 78 (4.28%) C++
8 73 (4.01%) PHP
9 61 (3.35%) C
10 55 (3.02%) Scala
11 49 (2.69%) VB
12 48 (2.64%) Perl
13 47 (2.58%) PL/SQL
14 41 (2.25%) Clojure
14 41 (2.25%) Groovy
15 40 (2.20%) T-SQL
16 36 (1.98%) VB.NET
17 33 (1.81%) VBScript
18 24 (1.32%) COBOL
19 17 (0.93%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 413 (22.68%) ISEB
2 372 (20.43%) ISTQB
3 367 (20.15%) Degree
4 155 (8.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 58 (3.19%) Security Cleared
6 43 (2.36%) SC Cleared
7 29 (1.59%) DV Cleared
7 29 (1.59%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 20 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (0.88%) ISEB Practitioner
10 13 (0.71%) PMI Certification
10 13 (0.71%) PMP
11 11 (0.60%) CCNA
11 11 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (0.60%) MCITP
11 11 (0.60%) MCSA
11 11 (0.60%) MCSE
11 11 (0.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (0.16%) HND
12 3 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 743 (40.80%) QA
2 17 (0.93%) SDET
3 10 (0.55%) HL7
3 10 (0.55%) Solvency II
4 7 (0.38%) SLA
5 3 (0.16%) ISO 8583
5 3 (0.16%) ISO20022
5 3 (0.16%) JTAG
6 2 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.11%) EMIR
6 2 (0.11%) MiFID
6 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.055%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.055%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.055%) TickIT
System Software
1 28 (1.54%) Docker
2 11 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
2 11 (0.60%) XenApp
3 5 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.16%) vSphere
5 2 (0.11%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.11%) Firmware
6 1 (0.055%) HDFS
6 1 (0.055%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 109 (5.99%) HP Quality Center
2 36 (1.98%) Puppet
3 11 (0.60%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 11 (0.60%) vMotion
4 10 (0.55%) Ansible
4 10 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (0.49%) CA Service Virtualization
6 2 (0.11%) ITRS Geneos
6 2 (0.11%) OpenView
6 2 (0.11%) TIBCO Hawk
6 2 (0.11%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.11%) yum
7 1 (0.055%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 284 (15.60%) Oracle
2 217 (11.92%) Microsoft
3 166 (9.12%) HP
4 48 (2.64%) IBM
5 43 (2.36%) SAP
6 42 (2.31%) Twitter
7 41 (2.25%) Facebook
8 25 (1.37%) Atlassian
9 20 (1.10%) Adobe
10 19 (1.04%) Rally
10 19 (1.04%) VMware
11 18 (0.99%) Red Hat
12 17 (0.93%) Citrix
13 16 (0.88%) WorldPay
14 12 (0.66%) Google
15 11 (0.60%) Appcelerator
16 9 (0.49%) CA
16 9 (0.49%) Cegedim Rx
17 8 (0.44%) Cognizant
18 7 (0.38%) webMethods
South West
Capita ITPS
Salary: £38000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Travel, Pension, Bonus and more
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 70,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: Up to £60k + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £61,000 per annum including Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Stott & May
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Private Healthcare + Pensi
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
Playtech
Salary: Competitive salary + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £48,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £48,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £48,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Yodel
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 5 days ago