The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 157 175 125
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -50
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 22 22 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.66% 0.56% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.68% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 36
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £47,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
Functional Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2814 3220 2797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 84.68% 82.63% 81.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2475 2761 2289
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Functional Testing Salary Trend in Hampshire

Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Functional Testing Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Functional Testing
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Testing within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Aldershot - 6 £42,500 -
Gosport - 2 - -
Farnborough - 2 £45,000 -
Basingstoke +7 1 £80,000 +156.00%
Functional Testing
South East

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 36 (45.57%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (44.30%) Selenium
3 29 (36.71%) Java
3 29 (36.71%) Oracle
4 23 (29.11%) Finance
5 21 (26.58%) HP
5 21 (26.58%) HP UFT
5 21 (26.58%) Non-Functional Testing
6 20 (25.32%) Performance Testing
7 19 (24.05%) Test Automation
8 18 (22.78%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (21.52%) LoadRunner
10 16 (20.25%) HTML
10 16 (20.25%) CSS
10 16 (20.25%) Waterfall
11 15 (18.99%) Test Scripting
11 15 (18.99%) Linux
11 15 (18.99%) JavaScript
11 15 (18.99%) C#
11 15 (18.99%) TDD
12 14 (17.72%) SQL
13 13 (16.46%) VB
13 13 (16.46%) E-business
13 13 (16.46%) Automated Testing
13 13 (16.46%) Procure-to-pay
13 13 (16.46%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 13 (16.46%) SDLC
14 12 (15.19%) Defect Management
14 12 (15.19%) SoapUI
14 12 (15.19%) HP Quality Center

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (8.86%) Apache
1 7 (8.86%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (7.59%) JBoss
2 6 (7.59%) Tomcat
3 5 (6.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 3 (3.80%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.27%) CMS
5 1 (1.27%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.27%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Mingle
1 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (16.46%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 7 (8.86%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (3.80%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.33%) HTTP
1 5 (6.33%) VPN
2 3 (3.80%) DNS
2 3 (3.80%) Firewall
2 3 (3.80%) VLAN
3 1 (1.27%) DWDM
3 1 (1.27%) PBX
3 1 (1.27%) SDH
3 1 (1.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.66%) Oracle Reports
2 8 (10.13%) MySQL
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 35 (44.30%) Selenium
2 21 (26.58%) HP UFT
3 17 (21.52%) LoadRunner
4 12 (15.19%) Bugzilla
4 12 (15.19%) SoapUI
5 11 (13.92%) Cucumber
5 11 (13.92%) Ranorex
5 11 (13.92%) Testopia
6 9 (11.39%) Maven
7 8 (10.13%) Git (software)
7 8 (10.13%) JUnit
8 7 (8.86%) Ant
8 7 (8.86%) Eclipse
8 7 (8.86%) Subversion
8 7 (8.86%) Toad
9 6 (7.59%) Jenkins
9 6 (7.59%) JMeter
10 5 (6.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (6.33%) PHPUnit
11 3 (3.80%) TestComplete
General
1 23 (29.11%) Finance
2 4 (5.06%) Aerospace
3 3 (3.80%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.53%) Law
4 2 (2.53%) Legal
4 2 (2.53%) Military
5 1 (1.27%) Billing
5 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (25.32%) Test Engineer
2 18 (22.78%) Developer
3 15 (18.99%) Senior Penetration Tester
3 15 (18.99%) Senior Tester
3 15 (18.99%) Tester
4 13 (16.46%) Performance Tester
4 13 (16.46%) Senior Performance Tester
5 12 (15.19%) Analyst
5 12 (15.19%) Java Developer
6 11 (13.92%) Test Analyst
7 9 (11.39%) Systems Developer
8 7 (8.86%) Oracle Developer
8 7 (8.86%) Senior Developer
9 5 (6.33%) PHP Developer
9 5 (6.33%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (6.33%) Test Manager
10 4 (5.06%) Performance Test Leader
10 4 (5.06%) Scrum Master
10 4 (5.06%) Software Test Engineer
11 3 (3.80%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.25%) CSS
1 16 (20.25%) HTML
2 12 (15.19%) XML
3 10 (12.66%) Web Services
4 7 (8.86%) EJB
4 7 (8.86%) J2EE
4 7 (8.86%) JDBC
4 7 (8.86%) JSP
4 7 (8.86%) Servlets
4 7 (8.86%) Struts
5 6 (7.59%) Laravel
6 5 (6.33%) ActiveMQ
6 5 (6.33%) Apache Camel
6 5 (6.33%) Entity Framework
6 5 (6.33%) Hibernate
6 5 (6.33%) LAMP
6 5 (6.33%) NHibernate
6 5 (6.33%) Spring
6 5 (6.33%) Symfony
7 4 (5.06%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.99%) Linux
2 7 (8.86%) Unix
3 4 (5.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (45.57%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (26.58%) Non-Functional Testing
3 20 (25.32%) Performance Testing
4 19 (24.05%) Test Automation
5 18 (22.78%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (20.25%) Waterfall
7 15 (18.99%) TDD
7 15 (18.99%) Test Scripting
8 13 (16.46%) Automated Testing
8 13 (16.46%) E-business
8 13 (16.46%) Procure-to-pay
8 13 (16.46%) SDLC
9 12 (15.19%) Defect Management
9 12 (15.19%) Scrum
10 8 (10.13%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (10.13%) Mentoring
11 7 (8.86%) OOA/OOD
11 7 (8.86%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (8.86%) UML
11 7 (8.86%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 29 (36.71%) Java
2 15 (18.99%) C#
2 15 (18.99%) JavaScript
3 14 (17.72%) SQL
4 13 (16.46%) VB
5 11 (13.92%) Groovy
6 8 (10.13%) PHP
7 7 (8.86%) PL/SQL
8 5 (6.33%) PHP 5
9 4 (5.06%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.27%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (13.92%) ISTQB
1 11 (13.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 7 (8.86%) OCA
2 7 (8.86%) Oracle Certification
2 7 (8.86%) Sun Certification
3 5 (6.33%) MySQL Certification
3 5 (6.33%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.53%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (2.53%) Degree
5 1 (1.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (15.19%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.80%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 29 (36.71%) Oracle
2 21 (26.58%) HP
3 7 (8.86%) Sun
4 5 (6.33%) Zend
5 3 (3.80%) Telerik
6 2 (2.53%) Cisco
7 1 (1.27%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 1 (1.27%) BroadSoft
7 1 (1.27%) Ciena
7 1 (1.27%) Ericsson
7 1 (1.27%) Huawei
7 1 (1.27%) Juniper
7 1 (1.27%) Mitel
7 1 (1.27%) Siemens
7 1 (1.27%) Sonus
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