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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 165 157 170
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 19 42 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.58% 1.16% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 1.37% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8 38 21
Median salary £46,250 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £48,250 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,500 £35,875
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +12.89%
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
2759 3073 3281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 84.42% 84.75% 83.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2401 2506 2798
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 Hampshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hampshire 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 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 25 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Testing within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
Petersfield -3 8 - - 1
Farnborough - 4 £27,500 -
Southampton -10 3 £55,500 +32.93%
Eastleigh - 2 £65,000 -
Gosport 0 1 - -
Winchester - 1 £55,000 -
Functional Testing
South East

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 27 (64.29%) C#
2 23 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (47.62%) ISTQB
3 20 (47.62%) SQL
4 17 (40.48%) Finance
5 16 (38.10%) HP UFT
6 15 (35.71%) Degree
6 15 (35.71%) QA
6 15 (35.71%) HP Quality Center
7 14 (33.33%) Selenium
8 13 (30.95%) Test Automation
8 13 (30.95%) Java
9 12 (28.57%) ISEB
9 12 (28.57%) Test Scripting
9 12 (28.57%) Groovy
9 12 (28.57%) Waterfall
10 11 (26.19%) SoapUI
10 11 (26.19%) Non-Functional Testing
10 11 (26.19%) Ranorex
10 11 (26.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 11 (26.19%) SDLC
10 11 (26.19%) Defect Management
10 11 (26.19%) Testopia
10 11 (26.19%) Automated Testing
10 11 (26.19%) HTML
10 11 (26.19%) Bugzilla
11 9 (21.43%) XML
12 8 (19.05%) XHTML
12 8 (19.05%) .NET
12 8 (19.05%) Web Services

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 2 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.38%) Apache
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) ATM
2 2 (4.76%) DNS
2 2 (4.76%) Firewall
2 2 (4.76%) VLAN
2 2 (4.76%) VPN
3 1 (2.38%) DWDM
3 1 (2.38%) HTTP
3 1 (2.38%) SAN
3 1 (2.38%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.76%) MySQL
3 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (38.10%) HP UFT
2 14 (33.33%) Selenium
3 11 (26.19%) Bugzilla
3 11 (26.19%) Ranorex
3 11 (26.19%) SoapUI
3 11 (26.19%) Testopia
4 3 (7.14%) JUnit
5 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.76%) PHPUnit
6 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.38%) FindBugs
6 1 (2.38%) Flyway
6 1 (2.38%) Gradle
6 1 (2.38%) Hudson
6 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.38%) JMeter
6 1 (2.38%) Liquibase
6 1 (2.38%) LoadRunner
6 1 (2.38%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (40.48%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Aerospace
3 2 (4.76%) Law
3 2 (4.76%) Legal
3 2 (4.76%) Military
3 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.38%) Billing
4 1 (2.38%) Electronics
4 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (59.52%) Test Engineer
2 14 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
3 8 (19.05%) QA Engineer
3 8 (19.05%) QA Test Engineer
3 8 (19.05%) UAT Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Test Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Applications Developer
6 2 (4.76%) PHP Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Scrum Master
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Applications Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Senior PHP Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Systems Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Test Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Systems Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Test Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Programme Director
7 1 (2.38%) Programme Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.19%) HTML
2 9 (21.43%) XML
3 8 (19.05%) .NET
3 8 (19.05%) Web Services
3 8 (19.05%) XHTML
4 3 (7.14%) CSS
5 2 (4.76%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.76%) LAMP
5 2 (4.76%) Laravel
5 2 (4.76%) Symfony
6 1 (2.38%) Apache Camel
6 1 (2.38%) Entity Framework
6 1 (2.38%) Gherkin
6 1 (2.38%) Java EE
6 1 (2.38%) Java SE
6 1 (2.38%) jBPM
6 1 (2.38%) JPA
6 1 (2.38%) NHibernate
6 1 (2.38%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (2.38%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Windows
2 6 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.95%) Test Automation
3 12 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 12 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 11 (26.19%) Automated Testing
4 11 (26.19%) Defect Management
4 11 (26.19%) Non-Functional Testing
4 11 (26.19%) SDLC
5 8 (19.05%) Content Management
5 8 (19.05%) TDD
5 8 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 6 (14.29%) BDD
8 5 (11.90%) Scrum
9 4 (9.52%) Defect Tracking
9 4 (9.52%) Regression Testing
10 3 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
10 3 (7.14%) Unit Testing
11 2 (4.76%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (64.29%) C#
2 20 (47.62%) SQL
3 13 (30.95%) Java
4 12 (28.57%) Groovy
5 7 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.76%) PHP
7 2 (4.76%) PHP 5
8 1 (2.38%) Apex Code
8 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (47.62%) ISTQB
2 15 (35.71%) Degree
3 12 (28.57%) ISEB
4 11 (26.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (4.76%) Chartered Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) MySQL Certification
5 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (2.38%) OCA
6 1 (2.38%) OCAJ
6 1 (2.38%) OCP
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (35.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 15 (35.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle
2 2 (4.76%) Zend
3 1 (2.38%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (2.38%) Arqiva
3 1 (2.38%) Ciena
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco
3 1 (2.38%) HP
3 1 (2.38%) Huawei
3 1 (2.38%) Juniper
3 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.38%) SAP
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