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

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Testing
UK / England
Rank 333 339 353
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +14
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 684 862 827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.88% 0.92% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 1.05% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 548 712 646
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,700 £66,000 £55,000
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
68565 81767 84400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.15% 87.70% 86.06%
Number of salaries quoted 56901 68765 70092
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £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 January 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 January 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 -72 203 £52,500 +5.00% 29
South East +30 122 £42,000 +5.00% 23
Yorkshire +43 98 £42,500 +21.42% 10
East of England +34 80 £35,000 -6.66% 5
West Midlands +30 58 £36,108 -3.71% 9
South West +20 50 £35,000 -6.66% 7
North West -38 36 £40,000 +15.94% 5
East Midlands +11 31 £42,500 +13.33% 4
North East 0 7 £32,950 +26.73% 2
Functional Testing
UK

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 January 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.

1 799 (60.58%) Agile Software Development
2 569 (43.14%) QA
3 448 (33.97%) Selenium
4 428 (32.45%) SQL
5 353 (26.76%) Test Automation
6 350 (26.54%) Finance
7 349 (26.46%) Java
8 323 (24.49%) Non-Functional Testing
9 306 (23.20%) Test Scripting
10 288 (21.83%) Scrum
11 280 (21.23%) Software Testing
12 279 (21.15%) ISEB
13 275 (20.85%) ISTQB
14 264 (20.02%) Regression Testing
15 241 (18.27%) C#
16 217 (16.45%) Continuous Integration
17 216 (16.38%) User Acceptance Testing
18 215 (16.30%) SDLC
19 206 (15.62%) Cucumber
20 205 (15.54%) Automated Testing
21 202 (15.31%) JavaScript
22 197 (14.94%) .NET
23 179 (13.57%) TDD
24 178 (13.50%) Manual Testing
25 173 (13.12%) Performance Testing
26 169 (12.81%) HTML
27 158 (11.98%) BDD
28 152 (11.52%) Waterfall
29 151 (11.45%) Test Strategy
30 150 (11.37%) 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 (2.12%) Confluence
2 13 (0.99%) CMS
2 13 (0.99%) SharePoint
3 8 (0.61%) Skype for Business
3 8 (0.61%) Tomcat
4 7 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (0.45%) IIS
6 5 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (0.38%) WebLogic
7 4 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (0.30%) JBoss
7 4 (0.30%) MQSeries
7 4 (0.30%) nginx
7 4 (0.30%) WildFly
8 3 (0.23%) Apache Solr
8 3 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.15%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.15%) NetWeaver
9 2 (0.15%) SAS
10 1 (0.076%) Apache
Applications
1 84 (6.37%) MS Excel
2 23 (1.74%) MS Office
3 15 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.30%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.23%) MS Project
6 1 (0.076%) HipChat
6 1 (0.076%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.076%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 16 (1.21%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (0.83%) Demantra
2 11 (0.83%) Oracle ASCP
3 5 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.15%) Global One
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.15%) Workday HCM
7 1 (0.076%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.076%) FastStats
7 1 (0.076%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.076%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.076%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.076%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.076%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.076%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.076%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (2.27%) GitHub
2 14 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (0.83%) SaaS
5 4 (0.30%) Amazon S3
5 4 (0.30%) Trello
6 2 (0.15%) Office 365
7 1 (0.076%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.076%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (2.50%) HTTP
2 29 (2.20%) Internet
3 23 (1.74%) HTTPS
4 19 (1.44%) TCP/IP
5 18 (1.36%) DHCP
5 18 (1.36%) DNS
6 11 (0.83%) Firewall
7 9 (0.68%) ADSL
7 9 (0.68%) ATM
7 9 (0.68%) BGP
7 9 (0.68%) Broadband
7 9 (0.68%) IPv6
7 9 (0.68%) L2TP
7 9 (0.68%) LAN
7 9 (0.68%) MPLS
7 9 (0.68%) SNMP
7 9 (0.68%) TACACS
7 9 (0.68%) VPN
7 9 (0.68%) WAN
7 9 (0.68%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (8.04%) SQL Server
2 80 (6.07%) Relational Database
3 46 (3.49%) MySQL
4 37 (2.81%) Data Warehouse
5 30 (2.27%) CouchDB
6 26 (1.97%) Oracle Database
7 21 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
7 21 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 19 (1.44%) NoSQL
9 18 (1.36%) Big Data
10 17 (1.29%) Oracle Reports
11 16 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
12 15 (1.14%) MongoDB
13 14 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 11 (0.83%) SQLPlus
15 10 (0.76%) Redis
15 10 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 8 (0.61%) OLAP
16 8 (0.61%) Oracle ODI
16 8 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 448 (33.97%) Selenium
2 206 (15.62%) Cucumber
3 150 (11.37%) JIRA
4 140 (10.61%) Git (software)
5 138 (10.46%) Jenkins
6 115 (8.72%) WebDriver
7 106 (8.04%) SoapUI
8 100 (7.58%) HP UFT
9 97 (7.35%) Team Foundation Server
10 82 (6.22%) JUnit
11 72 (5.46%) Maven
12 52 (3.94%) LoadRunner
13 50 (3.79%) TestNG
14 44 (3.34%) Visual Studio
15 40 (3.03%) JMeter
16 39 (2.96%) TeamCity
17 37 (2.81%) Gradle
18 35 (2.65%) Mockito
19 31 (2.35%) webpack
20 28 (2.12%) Ant
General
1 350 (26.54%) Finance
2 92 (6.97%) Banking
3 55 (4.17%) Retail
4 53 (4.02%) Legal
5 29 (2.20%) Games
5 29 (2.20%) Telecoms
6 22 (1.67%) Back Office
7 20 (1.52%) Publishing
8 17 (1.29%) Advertising
9 15 (1.14%) Automotive
10 13 (0.99%) Marketing
11 10 (0.76%) Manufacturing
12 8 (0.61%) Financial Institution
12 8 (0.61%) Law
12 8 (0.61%) Polish Language
13 6 (0.45%) Electronics
13 6 (0.45%) Front Office
14 5 (0.38%) Investment Banking
14 5 (0.38%) Music Industry
15 4 (0.30%) Billing
Job Titles
1 418 (31.69%) Analyst
2 301 (22.82%) Test Analyst
3 230 (17.44%) Tester
4 207 (15.69%) Developer
5 204 (15.47%) Test Engineer
6 89 (6.75%) Test Manager
7 87 (6.60%) QA Engineer
7 87 (6.60%) Software Tester
8 85 (6.44%) QA Analyst
9 81 (6.14%) Test Automation Engineer
10 74 (5.61%) Automation Tester
11 68 (5.16%) QA Tester
12 59 (4.47%) QA Test Analyst
12 59 (4.47%) Senior Test Engineer
13 57 (4.32%) Test Leader
14 55 (4.17%) Java Developer
14 55 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
15 52 (3.94%) Automation Test Analyst
16 50 (3.79%) Senior Developer
17 49 (3.71%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 197 (14.94%) .NET
2 169 (12.81%) HTML
3 129 (9.78%) Web Services
4 118 (8.95%) CSS
5 99 (7.51%) SOAP
6 90 (6.82%) XML
7 54 (4.09%) ASP.NET
8 53 (4.02%) RESTful
9 50 (3.79%) REST
10 42 (3.18%) JSON
10 42 (3.18%) Spring
11 40 (3.03%) AngularJS
12 38 (2.88%) Gherkin
13 30 (2.27%) Ajax
13 30 (2.27%) HTML5
14 27 (2.05%) jQuery
15 25 (1.90%) Hibernate
15 25 (1.90%) Node.js
15 25 (1.90%) React
15 25 (1.90%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 122 (9.25%) Analytical Skills
2 79 (5.99%) Computer Science
3 69 (5.23%) Mobile App
4 52 (3.94%) User Experience
5 24 (1.82%) Mathematics
6 23 (1.74%) Fintech
7 22 (1.67%) Management Information System
8 20 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
9 16 (1.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 14 (1.06%) Client/Server
10 14 (1.06%) Driving Licence
10 14 (1.06%) Equities
10 14 (1.06%) N-Tier
10 14 (1.06%) Online Games
11 11 (0.83%) Statistics
12 9 (0.68%) Physics
13 8 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
14 7 (0.53%) NHS
14 7 (0.53%) Online Gambling
15 6 (0.45%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 142 (10.77%) Windows
2 125 (9.48%) Linux
3 67 (5.08%) Unix
4 52 (3.94%) Android
5 48 (3.64%) Apple iOS
6 16 (1.21%) Windows Server
7 12 (0.91%) Windows 7
8 10 (0.76%) Mac OS X
8 10 (0.76%) Windows Phone
8 10 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (0.68%) Windows 8
10 7 (0.53%) Solaris
10 7 (0.53%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.15%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.076%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 799 (60.58%) Agile Software Development
2 353 (26.76%) Test Automation
3 323 (24.49%) Non-Functional Testing
4 306 (23.20%) Test Scripting
5 288 (21.83%) Scrum
6 280 (21.23%) Software Testing
7 264 (20.02%) Regression Testing
8 217 (16.45%) Continuous Integration
9 216 (16.38%) User Acceptance Testing
10 215 (16.30%) SDLC
11 205 (15.54%) Automated Testing
12 179 (13.57%) TDD
13 178 (13.50%) Manual Testing
14 173 (13.12%) Performance Testing
15 158 (11.98%) BDD
16 152 (11.52%) Waterfall
17 151 (11.45%) Test Strategy
18 130 (9.86%) Automation Testing
19 113 (8.57%) Kanban
20 110 (8.34%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 428 (32.45%) SQL
2 349 (26.46%) Java
3 241 (18.27%) C#
4 202 (15.31%) JavaScript
5 81 (6.14%) Python
6 69 (5.23%) Ruby
7 50 (3.79%) PHP
8 39 (2.96%) C++
9 35 (2.65%) Perl
10 34 (2.58%) T-SQL
11 31 (2.35%) VB
12 28 (2.12%) Scala
12 28 (2.12%) VBScript
13 24 (1.82%) PL/SQL
14 21 (1.59%) C
15 19 (1.44%) Bash Shell
16 18 (1.36%) VB.NET
17 14 (1.06%) Shell Script
17 14 (1.06%) TypeScript
18 13 (0.99%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 279 (21.15%) ISEB
2 275 (20.85%) ISTQB
3 149 (11.30%) Degree
4 110 (8.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 47 (3.56%) Security Cleared
6 23 (1.74%) DV Cleared
7 11 (0.83%) SC Cleared
8 8 (0.61%) MCP
8 8 (0.61%) MCSA
8 8 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (0.53%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 4 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.23%) ICAEW
11 3 (0.23%) ISEB Practitioner
12 2 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.15%) Postgraduate
13 1 (0.076%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.076%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.076%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 569 (43.14%) QA
2 14 (1.06%) SDET
3 4 (0.30%) HL7
3 4 (0.30%) MISRA
3 4 (0.30%) Solvency II
4 3 (0.23%) MiFID
5 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.15%) SLA
6 1 (0.076%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.076%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (0.91%) Active Directory
1 12 (0.91%) Docker
2 3 (0.23%) HDFS
3 2 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.076%) GFS2
4 1 (0.076%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.076%) NFS
4 1 (0.076%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 51 (3.87%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (0.76%) Ansible
2 10 (0.76%) SCCM
3 9 (0.68%) McAfee ePO
4 6 (0.45%) Rancher
5 4 (0.30%) Puppet
5 4 (0.30%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 3 (0.23%) Ambari
6 3 (0.23%) Hadoop YARN
6 3 (0.23%) logstash
7 2 (0.15%) Capistrano
7 2 (0.15%) Kibana
8 1 (0.076%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.076%) Icinga
8 1 (0.076%) MIMEsweeper
8 1 (0.076%) Nagios
8 1 (0.076%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.076%) WMI
Vendors
1 111 (8.42%) Microsoft
1 111 (8.42%) Oracle
2 67 (5.08%) HP
3 25 (1.90%) IBM
4 23 (1.74%) Atlassian
4 23 (1.74%) Google
5 22 (1.67%) LexisNexis
6 18 (1.36%) Cisco
7 14 (1.06%) Apple
8 13 (0.99%) Citrix
8 13 (0.99%) Nokia
8 13 (0.99%) Telerik
9 12 (0.91%) SAP
10 10 (0.76%) ServiceNow
11 9 (0.68%) Dell
11 9 (0.68%) Huawei
11 9 (0.68%) Intel Security
11 9 (0.68%) Juniper
12 8 (0.61%) Polycom
12 8 (0.61%) Zend
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum +
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Great Package
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Ease IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 34k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £28k-£36k DoE + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Outstanding + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Shares, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £46,000 per annum + flexible benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-30,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-45k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
WestPoint Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Amazing Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago