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

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 380 293 371
Rank change year-on-year
-87 +78
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 660 1040 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.79% 1.05% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 1.20% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 522 839 651
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 £29,300 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
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
74008 86796 91362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.07% 87.55% 85.72%
Number of salaries quoted 61531 72502 75765
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 £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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -87 230 £52,500 +5.00% 24
Yorkshire +59 119 £42,500 +13.33% 9
South East -72 90 £40,000 - 9
East of England +33 67 £35,000 -11.39% 7
West Midlands +10 60 £32,500 - 3
South West -13 33 £36,000 -4.00% 9
North West -75 32 £37,500 +7.14% 7
East Midlands 0 21 £42,500 +10.38% 5
North East +4 6 £34,700 +33.46% 2
Functional Testing
UK

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 847 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 587 (42.35%) QA
3 477 (34.42%) Selenium
4 447 (32.25%) SQL
5 392 (28.28%) Test Automation
6 388 (27.99%) Java
7 378 (27.27%) Finance
8 320 (23.09%) Scrum
9 307 (22.15%) ISEB
10 296 (21.36%) Non-Functional Testing
11 295 (21.28%) Test Scripting
12 293 (21.14%) Software Testing
13 273 (19.70%) ISTQB
14 259 (18.69%) C#
15 253 (18.25%) Continuous Integration
16 252 (18.18%) Regression Testing
17 245 (17.68%) SDLC
18 238 (17.17%) .NET
19 227 (16.38%) Cucumber
20 224 (16.16%) User Acceptance Testing
21 219 (15.80%) JavaScript
22 209 (15.08%) Automated Testing
23 208 (15.01%) HTML
24 207 (14.94%) TDD
25 194 (14.00%) Degree
26 187 (13.49%) BDD
27 180 (12.99%) Performance Testing
28 179 (12.91%) JIRA
29 172 (12.41%) Manual Testing
30 167 (12.05%) Waterfall

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 35 (2.53%) Confluence
2 24 (1.73%) IIS
3 19 (1.37%) CMS
4 15 (1.08%) JBoss
4 15 (1.08%) SharePoint
5 10 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 8 (0.58%) Apache
6 8 (0.58%) Mule
6 8 (0.58%) Mule ESB
7 7 (0.51%) WildFly
8 6 (0.43%) Apache Spark
8 6 (0.43%) Skype for Business
9 4 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (0.22%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.22%) GlassFish
10 3 (0.22%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.22%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.14%) NetWeaver
11 2 (0.14%) nginx
Applications
1 78 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 26 (1.88%) MS Office
3 19 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.22%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.14%) MS Project
6 1 (0.072%) HipChat
6 1 (0.072%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 16 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (0.94%) Demantra
2 13 (0.94%) Oracle ASCP
3 11 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (0.43%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 4 (0.29%) FastStats
5 4 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.14%) Global One
7 1 (0.072%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.072%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.072%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.072%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 1 (0.072%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.072%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.072%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.072%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.072%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.072%) Oracle SCM
7 1 (0.072%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (2.38%) GitHub
2 14 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (0.94%) SaaS
4 12 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (0.58%) Office 365
6 4 (0.29%) Heroku
6 4 (0.29%) Trello
7 1 (0.072%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.072%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (2.60%) Internet
2 33 (2.38%) HTTP
3 24 (1.73%) HTTPS
4 21 (1.52%) DNS
4 21 (1.52%) TCP/IP
5 19 (1.37%) DHCP
6 17 (1.23%) Firewall
7 12 (0.87%) BGP
7 12 (0.87%) Broadband
7 12 (0.87%) IPv6
7 12 (0.87%) L2TP
7 12 (0.87%) MPLS
7 12 (0.87%) SNMP
7 12 (0.87%) TACACS
7 12 (0.87%) VPLS
8 9 (0.65%) LAN
8 9 (0.65%) WAN
9 8 (0.58%) FTP
9 8 (0.58%) VPN
10 7 (0.51%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 73 (5.27%) Relational Database
3 57 (4.11%) MySQL
4 41 (2.96%) CouchDB
5 40 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
6 38 (2.74%) Apache Cassandra
7 30 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 27 (1.95%) Oracle Database
9 22 (1.59%) NoSQL
10 21 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
11 18 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
11 18 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 17 (1.23%) Big Data
13 15 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
14 13 (0.94%) SQLPlus
15 11 (0.79%) MongoDB
16 10 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 9 (0.65%) DB2
17 9 (0.65%) Hadoop
18 8 (0.58%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 477 (34.42%) Selenium
2 227 (16.38%) Cucumber
3 179 (12.91%) JIRA
4 162 (11.69%) Jenkins
5 139 (10.03%) Git (software)
6 130 (9.38%) WebDriver
7 123 (8.87%) Team Foundation Server
8 113 (8.15%) JUnit
9 106 (7.65%) SoapUI
10 104 (7.50%) HP UFT
11 94 (6.78%) Maven
12 66 (4.76%) LoadRunner
13 63 (4.55%) JMeter
14 60 (4.33%) Gradle
15 59 (4.26%) Mockito
16 58 (4.18%) TestNG
17 52 (3.75%) Visual Studio
18 50 (3.61%) TeamCity
19 36 (2.60%) EasyMock
20 33 (2.38%) CruiseControl
General
1 378 (27.27%) Finance
2 98 (7.07%) Banking
3 60 (4.33%) Retail
4 44 (3.17%) Legal
5 33 (2.38%) Back Office
6 30 (2.16%) Telecoms
7 29 (2.09%) Games
8 21 (1.52%) Publishing
9 18 (1.30%) Advertising
9 18 (1.30%) Marketing
10 14 (1.01%) Manufacturing
11 11 (0.79%) Automotive
12 7 (0.51%) Electronics
12 7 (0.51%) Law
12 7 (0.51%) Music Industry
13 6 (0.43%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.43%) Front Office
13 6 (0.43%) Investment Banking
13 6 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (0.43%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 415 (29.94%) Analyst
2 298 (21.50%) Test Analyst
3 248 (17.89%) Tester
4 241 (17.39%) Developer
5 176 (12.70%) Test Engineer
6 111 (8.01%) Automation Tester
7 87 (6.28%) Test Manager
8 82 (5.92%) QA Analyst
8 82 (5.92%) QA Tester
9 78 (5.63%) Test Automation Engineer
10 76 (5.48%) Software Tester
11 73 (5.27%) Java Developer
12 67 (4.83%) Test Leader
13 61 (4.40%) QA Engineer
14 60 (4.33%) Automation Test Analyst
15 59 (4.26%) Senior Analyst
15 59 (4.26%) Senior Developer
16 57 (4.11%) QA Test Analyst
17 52 (3.75%) Senior Test Engineer
18 49 (3.54%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 238 (17.17%) .NET
2 208 (15.01%) HTML
3 159 (11.47%) Web Services
4 130 (9.38%) CSS
5 106 (7.65%) XML
6 96 (6.93%) SOAP
7 79 (5.70%) Spring
8 67 (4.83%) ASP.NET
9 63 (4.55%) REST
10 52 (3.75%) RESTful
11 50 (3.61%) AngularJS
12 45 (3.25%) Ajax
12 45 (3.25%) HTML5
13 44 (3.17%) Hibernate
14 40 (2.89%) React
15 38 (2.74%) JMS
16 36 (2.60%) Node.js
17 33 (2.38%) WPF
18 32 (2.31%) jQuery
18 32 (2.31%) PowerMock
Miscellaneous
1 132 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 91 (6.57%) Computer Science
3 59 (4.26%) Mobile App
4 54 (3.90%) User Experience
5 32 (2.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 23 (1.66%) Mathematics
7 22 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
8 21 (1.52%) Fintech
9 19 (1.37%) Management Information System
10 16 (1.15%) Driving Licence
11 15 (1.08%) Online Games
12 14 (1.01%) Client/Server
12 14 (1.01%) Equities
13 11 (0.79%) N-Tier
14 10 (0.72%) NHS
15 9 (0.65%) Statistics
16 8 (0.58%) Data Protection Act
16 8 (0.58%) Smart Meter
16 8 (0.58%) Virtual Team
17 7 (0.51%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 126 (9.09%) Windows
2 110 (7.94%) Linux
3 65 (4.69%) Unix
4 56 (4.04%) Android
4 56 (4.04%) Apple iOS
5 9 (0.65%) Windows 7
5 9 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (0.58%) Mac OS X
6 8 (0.58%) Solaris
6 8 (0.58%) Windows Phone
6 8 (0.58%) Windows Server
7 7 (0.51%) Windows 8
8 5 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.29%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (0.14%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.072%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.072%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 847 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 392 (28.28%) Test Automation
3 320 (23.09%) Scrum
4 296 (21.36%) Non-Functional Testing
5 295 (21.28%) Test Scripting
6 293 (21.14%) Software Testing
7 253 (18.25%) Continuous Integration
8 252 (18.18%) Regression Testing
9 245 (17.68%) SDLC
10 224 (16.16%) User Acceptance Testing
11 209 (15.08%) Automated Testing
12 207 (14.94%) TDD
13 187 (13.49%) BDD
14 180 (12.99%) Performance Testing
15 172 (12.41%) Manual Testing
16 167 (12.05%) Waterfall
17 162 (11.69%) Test Strategy
18 149 (10.75%) Automation Testing
19 127 (9.16%) Kanban
20 121 (8.73%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 447 (32.25%) SQL
2 388 (27.99%) Java
3 259 (18.69%) C#
4 219 (15.80%) JavaScript
5 75 (5.41%) Ruby
6 72 (5.19%) Python
7 48 (3.46%) PHP
8 42 (3.03%) C++
9 39 (2.81%) VB
10 36 (2.60%) Perl
11 34 (2.45%) Scala
12 33 (2.38%) T-SQL
13 28 (2.02%) PL/SQL
13 28 (2.02%) VBScript
14 25 (1.80%) C
15 19 (1.37%) Bash Shell
16 18 (1.30%) Groovy
17 17 (1.23%) VB.NET
18 15 (1.08%) Shell Script
19 14 (1.01%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 307 (22.15%) ISEB
2 273 (19.70%) ISTQB
3 194 (14.00%) Degree
4 130 (9.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 37 (2.67%) Security Cleared
6 22 (1.59%) DV Cleared
7 15 (1.08%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 9 (0.65%) ISEB Practitioner
9 8 (0.58%) SC Cleared
10 6 (0.43%) MCP
10 6 (0.43%) MCSA
10 6 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (0.36%) PMI Certification
11 5 (0.36%) PMP
12 4 (0.29%) BPSS Clearance
13 3 (0.22%) ICAEW
14 2 (0.14%) MySQL Certification
14 2 (0.14%) Postgraduate
14 2 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 1 (0.072%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 587 (42.35%) QA
2 13 (0.94%) SDET
3 8 (0.58%) SLA
4 4 (0.29%) Solvency II
5 3 (0.22%) MiFID
5 3 (0.22%) MISRA
6 2 (0.14%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.14%) HL7
6 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.072%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (1.23%) Docker
2 9 (0.65%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.22%) HDFS
4 1 (0.072%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.072%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.072%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 71 (5.12%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (0.94%) Ansible
3 8 (0.58%) SCCM
4 7 (0.51%) McAfee ePO
4 7 (0.51%) Puppet
5 4 (0.29%) Rancher
6 3 (0.22%) Ambari
6 3 (0.22%) Hadoop YARN
7 2 (0.14%) Kibana
7 2 (0.14%) WebSphere Cast Iron
8 1 (0.072%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.072%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.072%) Icinga
8 1 (0.072%) Nagios
8 1 (0.072%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.072%) WMI
Vendors
1 121 (8.73%) Microsoft
2 119 (8.59%) Oracle
3 83 (5.99%) HP
4 33 (2.38%) Atlassian
5 26 (1.88%) Google
6 25 (1.80%) IBM
7 24 (1.73%) LexisNexis
8 20 (1.44%) Cisco
9 15 (1.08%) SAP
10 12 (0.87%) Apple
10 12 (0.87%) Huawei
10 12 (0.87%) Juniper
10 12 (0.87%) Nokia
10 12 (0.87%) Zend
11 11 (0.79%) Citrix
11 11 (0.79%) ServiceNow
12 10 (0.72%) CA Agile Central
12 10 (0.72%) Telerik
13 8 (0.58%) Sun
14 7 (0.51%) Dell
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 40k per year + Bonus, healthcare, childcare vouchers, pension,
Posted: 17 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35,000 + Benefits + Bonuses
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 42k per year
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 22 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Including Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
ESA Group
Salary: From £18,000 to £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Ease IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Perks
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £25000 - £28000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000-£60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Flexi-time, pension etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum + flexible benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago