The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 82 89 100
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 9 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.86% 1.23% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 1.35% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 6
Median salary £32,500 £36,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% -12.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £49,563
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.58%
Functional Testing
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
953 1185 1185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 90.85% 91.44% 90.60%
Number of salaries quoted 503 761 689
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the Glasgow region.

Functional Testing Salary Trend in Glasgow

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) Java
3 9 (69.23%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (53.85%) QA
5 6 (46.15%) Scrum
6 5 (38.46%) Regression Testing
6 5 (38.46%) Finance
6 5 (38.46%) Business Analysis
6 5 (38.46%) BDD
6 5 (38.46%) Test Strategy
6 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
7 4 (30.77%) User Stories
7 4 (30.77%) Revenue Management
7 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
7 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
7 4 (30.77%) Project Management
7 4 (30.77%) Oracle
7 4 (30.77%) Web Services
7 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
7 4 (30.77%) Validation
7 4 (30.77%) Hibernate
7 4 (30.77%) Billing
8 2 (15.38%) Linux
8 2 (15.38%) Python
8 2 (15.38%) SQL
8 2 (15.38%) Test Management
8 2 (15.38%) Selenium
8 2 (15.38%) Banking

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
1 2 (15.38%) Selenium
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Billing
3 2 (15.38%) Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Tester
2 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Java Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Lead Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Lead Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) QA Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Test Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Finance Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Finance Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Functional Tester
4 1 (7.69%) QA Automation Tester
4 1 (7.69%) QA Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Hibernate
1 4 (30.77%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Scrum
4 5 (38.46%) BDD
4 5 (38.46%) Business Analysis
4 5 (38.46%) Regression Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Test Strategy
5 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
5 4 (30.77%) Project Management
5 4 (30.77%) Revenue Management
5 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
5 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
5 4 (30.77%) User Stories
5 4 (30.77%) Validation
6 2 (15.38%) Test Management
7 1 (7.69%) Data Management
7 1 (7.69%) Data Mapping
7 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) Python
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CIPD
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) HP