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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Testing
UK / England
Rank 319 330 350
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +20
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 723 887 856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.92% 0.94% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.07% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 570 717 686
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
69779 83122 84860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.68% 88.22% 86.54%
Number of salaries quoted 57754 69797 70213
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 -32 232 £52,500 +0.96% 20
South East +65 146 £37,500 - 15
Yorkshire +25 82 £42,500 +30.76% 9
East of England +34 73 £35,000 -11.94% 4
West Midlands +22 58 £40,000 -5.88% 10
South West +13 57 £38,000 -7.87% 7
North West -44 44 £40,000 +6.66% 4
East Midlands +3 31 £40,000 +6.66% 4
North East 0 6 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Functional Testing
UK

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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.

1 813 (58.91%) Agile Software Development
2 623 (45.14%) QA
3 475 (34.42%) Selenium
4 438 (31.74%) SQL
5 352 (25.51%) Java
6 351 (25.43%) Finance
6 351 (25.43%) Non-Functional Testing
7 343 (24.86%) Test Automation
8 304 (22.03%) Test Scripting
9 297 (21.52%) ISEB
9 297 (21.52%) ISTQB
10 295 (21.38%) Regression Testing
11 278 (20.14%) Scrum
12 264 (19.13%) Software Testing
13 243 (17.61%) User Acceptance Testing
14 226 (16.38%) C#
15 211 (15.29%) Automated Testing
16 209 (15.14%) Cucumber
17 203 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
18 200 (14.49%) TDD
19 198 (14.35%) JavaScript
20 194 (14.06%) SDLC
21 180 (13.04%) Manual Testing
22 173 (12.54%) .NET
23 163 (11.81%) BDD
23 163 (11.81%) Test Strategy
24 162 (11.74%) Performance Testing
24 162 (11.74%) Windows
25 161 (11.67%) Waterfall
26 160 (11.59%) JIRA

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 28 (2.03%) Confluence
2 15 (1.09%) Tomcat
3 12 (0.87%) SharePoint
4 9 (0.65%) IIS
5 8 (0.58%) CMS
5 8 (0.58%) JBoss
5 8 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 8 (0.58%) Skype for Business
6 7 (0.51%) WildFly
7 6 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (0.43%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (0.29%) MQSeries
8 4 (0.29%) nginx
9 3 (0.22%) Apache
9 3 (0.22%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.22%) GlassFish
9 3 (0.22%) SAS
9 3 (0.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 95 (6.88%) MS Excel
2 23 (1.67%) MS Office
3 12 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.43%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.29%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.22%) MS Project
7 1 (0.072%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.072%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 17 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (0.80%) Demantra
2 11 (0.80%) Oracle ASCP
3 5 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.14%) Global One
6 2 (0.14%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (0.14%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.14%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.14%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.14%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.14%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.14%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.14%) SAP IS-U
6 2 (0.14%) Sentinel
6 2 (0.14%) thinkFolio
6 2 (0.14%) Workday HCM
7 1 (0.072%) BPCS
Cloud Services
1 23 (1.67%) GitHub
2 18 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (0.87%) SaaS
6 4 (0.29%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.29%) Trello
7 1 (0.072%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.072%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.072%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.072%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (2.68%) HTTP
2 22 (1.59%) HTTPS
3 17 (1.23%) Internet
4 15 (1.09%) DHCP
4 15 (1.09%) TCP/IP
5 14 (1.01%) DNS
6 9 (0.65%) ADSL
6 9 (0.65%) ATM
6 9 (0.65%) Cisco IOS
6 9 (0.65%) LAN
6 9 (0.65%) VPN
6 9 (0.65%) WAN
6 9 (0.65%) WLAN
7 8 (0.58%) MPLS
8 7 (0.51%) FTP
9 5 (0.36%) BGP
9 5 (0.36%) Broadband
9 5 (0.36%) IPv6
9 5 (0.36%) L2TP
9 5 (0.36%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 92 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 48 (3.48%) Data Warehouse
4 44 (3.19%) MySQL
5 30 (2.17%) Oracle Database
6 22 (1.59%) CouchDB
7 21 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
8 20 (1.45%) Big Data
8 20 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 17 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
10 16 (1.16%) NoSQL
11 15 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 14 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
13 13 (0.94%) RDBMS
14 12 (0.87%) Oracle ODI
14 12 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 12 (0.87%) SQLPlus
15 10 (0.72%) Oracle9i Database
15 10 (0.72%) Redis
16 9 (0.65%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 475 (34.42%) Selenium
2 209 (15.14%) Cucumber
3 160 (11.59%) JIRA
4 145 (10.51%) Git (software)
5 125 (9.06%) WebDriver
6 118 (8.55%) Jenkins
7 114 (8.26%) HP UFT
8 107 (7.75%) SoapUI
9 104 (7.54%) Team Foundation Server
10 87 (6.30%) JUnit
11 63 (4.57%) Maven
12 47 (3.41%) LoadRunner
13 44 (3.19%) TestNG
14 37 (2.68%) Visual Studio
15 36 (2.61%) JMeter
16 35 (2.54%) TeamCity
17 30 (2.17%) Gradle
17 30 (2.17%) Mockito
18 28 (2.03%) Subversion
19 26 (1.88%) Grunt
General
1 351 (25.43%) Finance
2 103 (7.46%) Banking
3 67 (4.86%) Retail
4 62 (4.49%) Legal
5 33 (2.39%) Telecoms
6 28 (2.03%) Games
7 23 (1.67%) Back Office
8 19 (1.38%) Automotive
8 19 (1.38%) Publishing
9 18 (1.30%) Advertising
10 16 (1.16%) Law
11 15 (1.09%) Manufacturing
12 14 (1.01%) Marketing
13 12 (0.87%) Billing
14 11 (0.80%) Electronics
14 11 (0.80%) Front Office
14 11 (0.80%) Polish Language
15 7 (0.51%) Corporate Banking
15 7 (0.51%) Financial Institution
16 5 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 448 (32.46%) Analyst
2 306 (22.17%) Test Analyst
3 239 (17.32%) Tester
4 215 (15.58%) Test Engineer
5 189 (13.70%) Developer
6 102 (7.39%) QA Engineer
7 100 (7.25%) QA Analyst
8 93 (6.74%) Test Manager
9 88 (6.38%) Software Tester
10 78 (5.65%) Test Automation Engineer
11 75 (5.43%) QA Tester
12 73 (5.29%) Senior Test Engineer
13 68 (4.93%) QA Test Analyst
14 67 (4.86%) Automation Tester
15 63 (4.57%) Business Analyst
16 54 (3.91%) Senior Analyst
17 52 (3.77%) Test Leader
18 49 (3.55%) Senior Developer
19 47 (3.41%) Java Developer
20 46 (3.33%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (12.54%) .NET
2 146 (10.58%) HTML
3 134 (9.71%) Web Services
4 116 (8.41%) CSS
5 101 (7.32%) XML
6 93 (6.74%) SOAP
7 64 (4.64%) RESTful
8 54 (3.91%) JSON
9 51 (3.70%) AngularJS
10 47 (3.41%) REST
11 45 (3.26%) Gherkin
12 40 (2.90%) Spring
13 37 (2.68%) ASP.NET
14 32 (2.32%) HTML5
15 30 (2.17%) Hibernate
16 29 (2.10%) Node.js
17 28 (2.03%) Sass
18 26 (1.88%) jQuery
19 25 (1.81%) Ajax
19 25 (1.81%) React
Miscellaneous
1 113 (8.19%) Analytical Skills
2 79 (5.72%) Computer Science
3 75 (5.43%) Mobile App
4 59 (4.28%) User Experience
5 25 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
6 22 (1.59%) Fintech
6 22 (1.59%) Management Information System
7 16 (1.16%) N-Tier
8 15 (1.09%) Linux Command Line
9 14 (1.01%) Driving Licence
10 13 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 10 (0.72%) Client/Server
11 10 (0.72%) Online Gambling
11 10 (0.72%) Online Games
12 8 (0.58%) Video Conferencing
13 7 (0.51%) Equities
14 6 (0.43%) Derivative
14 6 (0.43%) NHS
15 4 (0.29%) Data Protection Act
15 4 (0.29%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 162 (11.74%) Windows
2 120 (8.70%) Linux
3 74 (5.36%) Unix
4 65 (4.71%) Android
5 58 (4.20%) Apple iOS
6 26 (1.88%) Windows Server
7 22 (1.59%) Windows 7
8 19 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (0.87%) Solaris
9 12 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (0.80%) Windows 10
11 10 (0.72%) Mac OS X
11 10 (0.72%) Windows 2000 Server
11 10 (0.72%) Windows Phone
12 9 (0.65%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.14%) AIX
13 2 (0.14%) CoreOS
13 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 813 (58.91%) Agile Software Development
2 351 (25.43%) Non-Functional Testing
3 343 (24.86%) Test Automation
4 304 (22.03%) Test Scripting
5 295 (21.38%) Regression Testing
6 278 (20.14%) Scrum
7 264 (19.13%) Software Testing
8 243 (17.61%) User Acceptance Testing
9 211 (15.29%) Automated Testing
10 203 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
11 200 (14.49%) TDD
12 194 (14.06%) SDLC
13 180 (13.04%) Manual Testing
14 163 (11.81%) BDD
14 163 (11.81%) Test Strategy
15 162 (11.74%) Performance Testing
16 161 (11.67%) Waterfall
17 142 (10.29%) Automation Testing
18 115 (8.33%) Mentoring
19 108 (7.83%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 438 (31.74%) SQL
2 352 (25.51%) Java
3 226 (16.38%) C#
4 198 (14.35%) JavaScript
5 88 (6.38%) Python
6 64 (4.64%) Ruby
7 55 (3.99%) PHP
8 41 (2.97%) C++
9 34 (2.46%) VBScript
10 28 (2.03%) T-SQL
11 27 (1.96%) VB
12 25 (1.81%) Perl
13 24 (1.74%) C
14 23 (1.67%) PL/SQL
15 20 (1.45%) Scala
15 20 (1.45%) VB.NET
16 18 (1.30%) TypeScript
17 17 (1.23%) ECMAScript
17 17 (1.23%) Objective-C
18 13 (0.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 297 (21.52%) ISEB
1 297 (21.52%) ISTQB
2 132 (9.57%) Degree
3 96 (6.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 52 (3.77%) Security Cleared
5 26 (1.88%) DV Cleared
6 13 (0.94%) SC Cleared
7 8 (0.58%) MCP
7 8 (0.58%) MCSA
7 8 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.29%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (0.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 4 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.22%) ICAEW
10 1 (0.072%) HND
10 1 (0.072%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.072%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.072%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.072%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.072%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 623 (45.14%) QA
2 19 (1.38%) SDET
3 4 (0.29%) HL7
3 4 (0.29%) MISRA
3 4 (0.29%) Solvency II
4 3 (0.22%) MiFID
5 2 (0.14%) AIFMD
5 2 (0.14%) EMIR
5 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.14%) SLA
5 2 (0.14%) UCITS
6 1 (0.072%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.072%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (1.16%) Docker
2 15 (1.09%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.29%) XenApp
6 3 (0.22%) HDFS
7 2 (0.14%) GFS2
7 2 (0.14%) NFS
8 1 (0.072%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (0.072%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 62 (4.49%) HP Quality Center
2 19 (1.38%) SCCM
3 13 (0.94%) Ansible
4 9 (0.65%) McAfee ePO
4 9 (0.65%) Rancher
5 5 (0.36%) Puppet
6 4 (0.29%) WebSphere Cast Iron
7 3 (0.22%) Capistrano
7 3 (0.22%) Kibana
7 3 (0.22%) logstash
8 2 (0.14%) Ambari
8 2 (0.14%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.072%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.072%) Icinga
9 1 (0.072%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.072%) MIMEsweeper
9 1 (0.072%) Nagios
9 1 (0.072%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.072%) WMI
Vendors
1 136 (9.86%) Microsoft
2 123 (8.91%) Oracle
3 77 (5.58%) HP
4 26 (1.88%) Google
4 26 (1.88%) IBM
5 21 (1.52%) Atlassian
6 20 (1.45%) LexisNexis
7 18 (1.30%) SAP
8 16 (1.16%) Citrix
9 14 (1.01%) Apple
9 14 (1.01%) Cisco
10 13 (0.94%) Telerik
11 11 (0.80%) Red Hat
12 10 (0.72%) AppSense
13 9 (0.65%) Dell
13 9 (0.65%) Intel Security
13 9 (0.65%) Nokia
13 9 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
13 9 (0.65%) ServiceNow
14 8 (0.58%) Polycom
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