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

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 341 303 339
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +36
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 801 1068 957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.87% 1.05% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 1.20% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 637 845 696
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
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
80781 89306 93506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.06% 87.42% 85.42%
Number of salaries quoted 68301 74267 75301
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
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 26 August 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 26 August 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 -3 310 £60,000 +20.00% 26
South East -48 166 £45,000 +5.88% 16
Yorkshire +7 97 £38,500 +18.46% 13
West Midlands +32 65 £34,715 +21.25% 3
North West -38 41 £37,500 -6.25% 3
South West -26 35 £35,000 -17.64% 8
East Midlands +4 34 £39,500 +3.94% 5
East of England -5 29 £42,500 - 4
Midlands +23 14 £35,000 -6.66%
North East +4 7 £30,000 -2.28% 3
Functional Testing
UK

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 1075 (63.24%) Agile Software Development
2 716 (42.12%) QA
3 599 (35.24%) Selenium
4 570 (33.53%) SQL
5 539 (31.71%) Finance
6 527 (31.00%) Java
7 432 (25.41%) Scrum
8 421 (24.76%) Test Automation
9 394 (23.18%) Non-Functional Testing
10 376 (22.12%) ISEB
11 350 (20.59%) TDD
12 348 (20.47%) Degree
13 340 (20.00%) ISTQB
14 339 (19.94%) Test Scripting
14 339 (19.94%) Continuous Integration
15 335 (19.71%) Software Testing
16 332 (19.53%) Regression Testing
17 324 (19.06%) Cucumber
18 303 (17.82%) Automated Testing
19 300 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
20 290 (17.06%) BDD
21 275 (16.18%) SDLC
22 263 (15.47%) .NET
23 251 (14.76%) C#
24 249 (14.65%) HTML
25 246 (14.47%) JIRA
26 241 (14.18%) JavaScript
27 234 (13.76%) Jenkins
28 229 (13.47%) Oracle
28 229 (13.47%) JUnit

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 81 (4.76%) JBoss
2 53 (3.12%) GlassFish
2 53 (3.12%) WildFly
3 51 (3.00%) Confluence
4 45 (2.65%) IIS
5 40 (2.35%) Apache Spark
6 35 (2.06%) CMS
6 35 (2.06%) SharePoint
7 28 (1.65%) Mule
7 28 (1.65%) Mule ESB
8 18 (1.06%) Apache
9 15 (0.88%) CICS
10 8 (0.47%) Skype for Business
11 7 (0.41%) SAS
12 6 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
12 6 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
13 5 (0.29%) Apache Solr
13 5 (0.29%) NetWeaver
14 4 (0.24%) Tomcat
Applications
1 101 (5.94%) MS Excel
2 82 (4.82%) MS Office
3 39 (2.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.47%) Photoshop
5 7 (0.41%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.29%) MS Project
7 4 (0.24%) 3ds Max
7 4 (0.24%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.12%) SPSS
9 1 (0.059%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 18 (1.06%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 14 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
4 11 (0.65%) Demantra
4 11 (0.65%) Oracle ASCP
5 9 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
5 9 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
6 7 (0.41%) Oracle Assets
6 7 (0.41%) Oracle Cash Management
6 7 (0.41%) Oracle Payables
6 7 (0.41%) Oracle Receivables
7 6 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
7 6 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
8 5 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
8 5 (0.29%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 5 (0.29%) Oracle ERP
8 5 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
8 5 (0.29%) SAP GRC
8 5 (0.29%) SAP R/3
9 4 (0.24%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 30 (1.76%) SaaS
2 16 (0.94%) GitHub
3 14 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (0.47%) Heroku
5 7 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (0.41%) Office 365
6 4 (0.24%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.12%) PaaS
8 2 (0.12%) Rackspace Cloud
9 1 (0.059%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.059%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 59 (3.47%) Internet
2 39 (2.29%) Firewall
3 33 (1.94%) TCP/IP
4 28 (1.65%) DNS
5 21 (1.24%) VoIP
6 17 (1.00%) HTTP
7 13 (0.76%) HTTPS
8 11 (0.65%) LAN
8 11 (0.65%) WAN
9 8 (0.47%) 4G
9 8 (0.47%) BGP
9 8 (0.47%) Broadband
9 8 (0.47%) DHCP
9 8 (0.47%) IPv6
9 8 (0.47%) L2TP
9 8 (0.47%) MPLS
9 8 (0.47%) SNMP
9 8 (0.47%) TACACS
9 8 (0.47%) VLAN
9 8 (0.47%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (9.71%) SQL Server
2 140 (8.24%) MySQL
3 101 (5.94%) Apache Cassandra
4 62 (3.65%) Big Data
5 61 (3.59%) PostgreSQL
6 57 (3.35%) CouchDB
6 57 (3.35%) Relational Database
7 54 (3.18%) NoSQL
8 53 (3.12%) Data Warehouse
9 47 (2.76%) Oracle Database
10 45 (2.65%) Hadoop
11 44 (2.59%) MongoDB
12 37 (2.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 28 (1.65%) Oracle Reports
14 25 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
15 23 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
16 22 (1.29%) BusinessObjects
16 22 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 18 (1.06%) Data Mining
17 18 (1.06%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 599 (35.24%) Selenium
2 324 (19.06%) Cucumber
3 246 (14.47%) JIRA
4 234 (13.76%) Jenkins
5 229 (13.47%) JUnit
6 170 (10.00%) WebDriver
7 148 (8.71%) HP UFT
8 140 (8.24%) Maven
9 139 (8.18%) Team Foundation Server
10 138 (8.12%) SoapUI
11 115 (6.76%) JMeter
12 109 (6.41%) Git (software)
13 102 (6.00%) Gradle
14 101 (5.94%) TestNG
15 98 (5.76%) LoadRunner
16 96 (5.65%) Mockito
17 81 (4.76%) Visual Studio
18 80 (4.71%) Hudson
19 72 (4.24%) EasyMock
20 67 (3.94%) JBehave
General
1 539 (31.71%) Finance
2 145 (8.53%) Banking
3 128 (7.53%) Retail
4 56 (3.29%) Back Office
5 53 (3.12%) Telecoms
6 40 (2.35%) Legal
7 29 (1.71%) Games
8 23 (1.35%) Billing
8 23 (1.35%) Marketing
9 19 (1.12%) Manufacturing
10 17 (1.00%) Law
11 14 (0.82%) Automotive
12 12 (0.71%) Aerospace
12 12 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
12 12 (0.71%) Publishing
13 8 (0.47%) Financial Institution
14 7 (0.41%) General Ledger
14 7 (0.41%) Music Industry
14 7 (0.41%) Polish Language
14 7 (0.41%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 517 (30.41%) Analyst
2 388 (22.82%) Test Analyst
3 368 (21.65%) Developer
4 293 (17.24%) Tester
5 186 (10.94%) Java Developer
6 153 (9.00%) Automation Tester
7 150 (8.82%) Test Engineer
8 125 (7.35%) Automation Test Analyst
9 120 (7.06%) Senior Developer
10 119 (7.00%) Test Manager
11 109 (6.41%) Test Leader
12 96 (5.65%) QA Tester
13 94 (5.53%) QA Analyst
14 87 (5.12%) QA Engineer
15 82 (4.82%) Senior Java Developer
16 79 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
17 78 (4.59%) Selenium Tester
18 71 (4.18%) QA Test Analyst
19 65 (3.82%) Selenium Automation Tester
19 65 (3.82%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 263 (15.47%) .NET
2 249 (14.65%) HTML
3 213 (12.53%) Web Services
4 200 (11.76%) Spring
5 156 (9.18%) XML
6 143 (8.41%) CSS
7 124 (7.29%) SOAP
8 117 (6.88%) Hibernate
9 114 (6.71%) Java EE
10 98 (5.76%) JMS
11 95 (5.59%) REST
12 89 (5.24%) RESTful
13 78 (4.59%) Ajax
14 72 (4.24%) ASP.NET
15 65 (3.82%) AngularJS
15 65 (3.82%) HTML5
16 62 (3.65%) jQuery
17 56 (3.29%) PowerMock
18 55 (3.24%) HornetQ
18 55 (3.24%) React
Miscellaneous
1 162 (9.53%) Analytical Skills
2 122 (7.18%) Computer Science
3 97 (5.71%) Mathematics
4 95 (5.59%) Mobile App
5 51 (3.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 45 (2.65%) User Experience
7 33 (1.94%) Artificial Intelligence
8 28 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
9 27 (1.59%) Mainframe
9 27 (1.59%) Smart Meter
10 25 (1.47%) Management Information System
11 20 (1.18%) Data Centre
12 19 (1.12%) Client/Server
12 19 (1.12%) Data Integration
12 19 (1.12%) Fintech
13 18 (1.06%) N-Tier
14 15 (0.88%) VSAM
15 14 (0.82%) Clustering
16 13 (0.76%) iPhone
16 13 (0.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 136 (8.00%) Linux
2 113 (6.65%) Unix
3 91 (5.35%) Windows
4 81 (4.76%) Android
5 80 (4.71%) Apple iOS
6 18 (1.06%) Solaris
7 11 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (0.53%) Windows Server
10 4 (0.24%) Kali Linux
11 2 (0.12%) CentOS
11 2 (0.12%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.12%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1075 (63.24%) Agile Software Development
2 432 (25.41%) Scrum
3 421 (24.76%) Test Automation
4 394 (23.18%) Non-Functional Testing
5 350 (20.59%) TDD
6 339 (19.94%) Continuous Integration
6 339 (19.94%) Test Scripting
7 335 (19.71%) Software Testing
8 332 (19.53%) Regression Testing
9 303 (17.82%) Automated Testing
10 300 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
11 290 (17.06%) BDD
12 275 (16.18%) SDLC
13 224 (13.18%) Test Strategy
14 210 (12.35%) Performance Testing
15 208 (12.24%) Integration Testing
16 200 (11.76%) Waterfall
17 198 (11.65%) Unit Testing
18 191 (11.24%) Manual Testing
19 184 (10.82%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 570 (33.53%) SQL
2 527 (31.00%) Java
3 251 (14.76%) C#
4 241 (14.18%) JavaScript
5 108 (6.35%) Ruby
6 96 (5.65%) Python
7 67 (3.94%) C++
8 63 (3.71%) PHP
9 61 (3.59%) Perl
10 58 (3.41%) VB
11 57 (3.35%) Scala
12 48 (2.82%) Groovy
13 45 (2.65%) PL/SQL
14 44 (2.59%) C
15 38 (2.24%) VB.NET
16 36 (2.12%) VBScript
17 32 (1.88%) Clojure
18 27 (1.59%) T-SQL
19 23 (1.35%) COBOL
20 20 (1.18%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 376 (22.12%) ISEB
2 348 (20.47%) Degree
3 340 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 155 (9.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 38 (2.24%) Security Cleared
6 36 (2.12%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 23 (1.35%) DV Cleared
8 20 (1.18%) SC Cleared
9 14 (0.82%) ISEB Practitioner
10 12 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (0.65%) PMI Certification
11 11 (0.65%) PMP
12 8 (0.47%) CCNA
12 8 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (0.47%) MCITP
12 8 (0.47%) MCSA
12 8 (0.47%) MCSE
12 8 (0.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 2 (0.12%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 716 (42.12%) QA
2 17 (1.00%) SDET
3 9 (0.53%) Solvency II
4 7 (0.41%) SLA
5 4 (0.24%) HL7
6 2 (0.12%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.12%) EMIR
6 2 (0.12%) JTAG
6 2 (0.12%) MiFID
7 1 (0.059%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (1.41%) Docker
2 8 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
2 8 (0.47%) XenApp
3 3 (0.18%) HDFS
3 3 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.059%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 102 (6.00%) HP Quality Center
2 28 (1.65%) Puppet
3 11 (0.65%) Ansible
4 8 (0.47%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 8 (0.47%) vMotion
5 6 (0.35%) CA Service Virtualization
6 3 (0.18%) Ambari
6 3 (0.18%) Hadoop YARN
6 3 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.12%) ITRS Geneos
7 2 (0.12%) OpenView
7 2 (0.12%) TIBCO Hawk
7 2 (0.12%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 229 (13.47%) Oracle
2 180 (10.59%) Microsoft
3 149 (8.76%) HP
4 42 (2.47%) SAP
5 41 (2.41%) Atlassian
6 32 (1.88%) Facebook
6 32 (1.88%) Twitter
7 26 (1.53%) IBM
8 22 (1.29%) Rally
9 20 (1.18%) Google
10 14 (0.82%) Red Hat
11 13 (0.76%) LexisNexis
12 12 (0.71%) VMware
13 10 (0.59%) Cisco
14 9 (0.53%) Huawei
14 9 (0.53%) Juniper
15 8 (0.47%) Adobe
15 8 (0.47%) Citrix
15 8 (0.47%) Nokia
15 8 (0.47%) Zend
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £27,500 to £35,000 per annum attractive bens and bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + + package
Posted: 36 minutes ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits and career p
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Playtech
Salary: Competitive salary + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui (Ip) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + flexible benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + start up mentality
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Fantastic benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £26k - 33k per year + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £39000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum Attractive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago