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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 150 128 195
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +67
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 30 64 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.94% 1.73% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 2.00% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 20 55 9
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £36,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £65,000 £34,800
UK excluding London median salary £38,250 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +11.11%
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
2696 3205 3350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 84.22% 86.72% 84.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2363 2715 2774
Median salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 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 28 September 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 28 September 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
Fareham +12 12 £53,750 -6.31% 1
Winchester +7 5 £21,500 -57.00%
Basingstoke -8 5 £30,250 -46.46% 1
Southampton -13 2 £30,000 -50.00%
Farnborough 0 1 - -
Functional Testing
South East

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 38 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (33.33%) Degree
2 18 (33.33%) QA
3 17 (31.48%) User Acceptance Testing
3 17 (31.48%) Regression Testing
3 17 (31.48%) Non-Functional Testing
4 16 (29.63%) SQL
5 15 (27.78%) Automated Testing
5 15 (27.78%) Finance
6 13 (24.07%) Web Services
6 13 (24.07%) ISEB
7 12 (22.22%) Performance Testing
8 11 (20.37%) ISTQB
9 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
9 10 (18.52%) HTML
9 10 (18.52%) Selenium
10 9 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
10 9 (16.67%) Scrum
10 9 (16.67%) C#
10 9 (16.67%) CRM
10 9 (16.67%) HP UFT
10 9 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (14.81%) Manual Testing
11 8 (14.81%) Test Strategy
11 8 (14.81%) HP Quality Center
11 8 (14.81%) Office 365
11 8 (14.81%) SDLC
11 8 (14.81%) XML
12 7 (12.96%) Content Management
12 7 (12.96%) Oracle

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 (3.70%) Apache
2 1 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.81%) Office 365
2 5 (9.26%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (5.56%) SaaS
4 1 (1.85%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.11%) ATM
2 3 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (1.85%) HTTP
3 1 (1.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.85%) MySQL
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (18.52%) Selenium
2 9 (16.67%) HP UFT
3 7 (12.96%) JUnit
4 6 (11.11%) JIRA
5 5 (9.26%) WATIR
6 4 (7.41%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (3.70%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.70%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.85%) Checkstyle
8 1 (1.85%) CruiseControl
8 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.85%) JMeter
8 1 (1.85%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.85%) NUnit
8 1 (1.85%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (1.85%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.85%) Subversion
8 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.85%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.85%) TestComplete
General
1 15 (27.78%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.41%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.56%) Banking
5 1 (1.85%) Advertising
5 1 (1.85%) Electronics
5 1 (1.85%) Games
5 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (22.22%) Test Engineer
2 11 (20.37%) Test Manager
3 9 (16.67%) Administrator
4 8 (14.81%) Software Test Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) QA Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) QA Test Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) UAT Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) Test Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Integration Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Lead Test Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) QA Manager
7 4 (7.41%) Test Automation Manager
7 4 (7.41%) Verification Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Agile Test Manager
8 3 (5.56%) QA Test Manager
8 3 (5.56%) Scrum Master
8 3 (5.56%) Senior Integration Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Senior Verification Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.07%) Web Services
2 10 (18.52%) HTML
3 8 (14.81%) XML
4 7 (12.96%) XHTML
5 3 (5.56%) .NET
5 3 (5.56%) CSS
6 2 (3.70%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.85%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (1.85%) Apache Camel
7 1 (1.85%) Entity Framework
7 1 (1.85%) Gherkin
7 1 (1.85%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.85%) Java EE
7 1 (1.85%) Java SE
7 1 (1.85%) JPA
7 1 (1.85%) LAMP
7 1 (1.85%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.85%) REST
7 1 (1.85%) Symfony
7 1 (1.85%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.70%) iPad
3 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.85%) EPoS
3 1 (1.85%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.41%) Linux
2 3 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (31.48%) Non-Functional Testing
2 17 (31.48%) Regression Testing
2 17 (31.48%) User Acceptance Testing
3 15 (27.78%) Automated Testing
4 12 (22.22%) Performance Testing
5 9 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (16.67%) CRM
5 9 (16.67%) Scrum
6 8 (14.81%) Manual Testing
6 8 (14.81%) SDLC
6 8 (14.81%) Test Strategy
7 7 (12.96%) Content Management
7 7 (12.96%) Integration Testing
7 7 (12.96%) System Integration Testing
7 7 (12.96%) Test Scripting
8 6 (11.11%) ITIL
8 6 (11.11%) Line Management
8 6 (11.11%) Load Testing
8 6 (11.11%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 16 (29.63%) SQL
2 9 (16.67%) C#
3 7 (12.96%) Java
4 3 (5.56%) C
4 3 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.85%) Apex Code
6 1 (1.85%) Groovy
6 1 (1.85%) PHP
6 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (33.33%) Degree
2 13 (24.07%) ISEB
3 11 (20.37%) ISTQB
4 7 (12.96%) Security Cleared
5 4 (7.41%) SC Cleared
6 3 (5.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (1.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.85%) MySQL Certification
8 1 (1.85%) OCA
8 1 (1.85%) OCAJ
8 1 (1.85%) OCP
8 1 (1.85%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (33.33%) QA
2 7 (12.96%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (14.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.96%) HP
2 7 (12.96%) Oracle
3 5 (9.26%) Telerik
4 2 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.70%) SAP
5 1 (1.85%) Arqiva
5 1 (1.85%) Google
5 1 (1.85%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.85%) Zend
Hampshire
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 21 days ago
Basingstoke
aap3
Salary: £25000 - £30000.00 per annum + Industry leading Benefits&Training
Posted: 22 days ago