The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 68 76 75
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 11 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.52% 0.93% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 1.17% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 10
Median salary - £43,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.67%
Functional Testing
Surrey

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
647 599 791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 89.12% 79.87% 85.15%
Number of salaries quoted 404 553 665
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of job ads across the Guildford 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 Guildford

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Functional Testing Salary Trend in Guildford

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 12 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (91.67%) Performance Testing
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 11 (91.67%) SC Cleared
2 11 (91.67%) Security Cleared
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (91.67%) XenApp
2 11 (91.67%) ITIL
2 11 (91.67%) PRINCE2
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) MCSE
2 11 (91.67%) MCSA
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (91.67%) CCNA
2 11 (91.67%) Citrix
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (91.67%) VMware
2 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 11 (91.67%) CESG
2 11 (91.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 11 (91.67%) MCITP
2 11 (91.67%) VLAN
2 11 (91.67%) VMware ESXi
2 11 (91.67%) Skype for Business
2 11 (91.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (91.67%) Change Control
2 11 (91.67%) Test Strategy
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2012

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 11 (91.67%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) Firewall
1 11 (91.67%) VLAN
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Project Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Server Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Windows Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Server Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Junior
3 1 (8.33%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Junior QA Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) CESG
2 5 (41.67%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
1 11 (91.67%) Windows Server
1 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (91.67%) Change Control
2 11 (91.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (91.67%) ITIL
2 11 (91.67%) Performance Testing
2 11 (91.67%) PRINCE2
2 11 (91.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) CCNA
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (91.67%) MCITP
1 11 (91.67%) MCSA
1 11 (91.67%) MCSE
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (91.67%) SC Cleared
1 11 (91.67%) Security Cleared
1 11 (91.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) VMware ESXi
1 11 (91.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 11 (91.67%) vMotion
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Citrix
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
1 11 (91.67%) VMware