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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 69 71 58
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 1 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.18% 0.16% 2.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.19% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 12
Average salary £22,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.75% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
502 540 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 90.78% 87.24% 83.72%
Number of salaries quoted 410 459 407
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,898 £31,050 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £61,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Guildford region citing Functional Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Functional Testing.

1 8 (88.89%) ISEB
1 8 (88.89%) QA
1 8 (88.89%) Test Scripting
2 6 (66.67%) Defect Tracking
2 6 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (11.11%) Selenium
5 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Test Management
5 1 (11.11%) Maven
5 1 (11.11%) SOAP
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
5 1 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Guildford region citing Functional Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Functional Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Maven
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
1 8 (88.89%) QA Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) QA Tester
2 6 (66.67%) Software Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Software QA Tester
2 6 (66.67%) Software Tester
2 6 (66.67%) Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Junior QA Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Test Scripting
2 6 (66.67%) Defect Tracking
2 6 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Test Management
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) ISEB
2 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
Guildford, Surrey
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Competitive
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