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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 156 125 190
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +65
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 26 65 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.76% 1.84% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 2.09% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 23 55 11
Median salary £35,000 £43,700 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.90% +38.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £63,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
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
2911 3115 3414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 84.60% 87.94% 84.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2572 2554 2728
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 £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £61,000
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 29 August 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 29 August 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
Basingstoke -20 8 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Fareham -5 7 £55,000 -4.13% 3
Southampton -12 5 £47,500 +5.55%
Winchester +7 2 £30,750 -31.66% 1
Farnborough -5 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 £40,000 -
Functional Testing
South East

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 32 (71.11%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (42.22%) QA
3 18 (40.00%) Degree
3 18 (40.00%) Finance
4 16 (35.56%) SQL
5 15 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 15 (33.33%) Automated Testing
6 14 (31.11%) Regression Testing
7 13 (28.89%) ISEB
8 12 (26.67%) Non-Functional Testing
9 11 (24.44%) ISTQB
9 11 (24.44%) HTML
10 10 (22.22%) C#
10 10 (22.22%) Scrum
11 9 (20.00%) Web Services
11 9 (20.00%) XML
11 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 8 (17.78%) XHTML
12 8 (17.78%) CRM
12 8 (17.78%) Dynamics CRM
12 8 (17.78%) Content Management
12 8 (17.78%) Mentoring
12 8 (17.78%) SDLC
13 7 (15.56%) Office 365
13 7 (15.56%) TDD
13 7 (15.56%) Performance Testing
14 6 (13.33%) Unit Testing
14 6 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (13.33%) SLA
14 6 (13.33%) 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 (4.44%) Apache
2 1 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) Force.com
2 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) ATM
2 3 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (2.22%) HTTP
3 1 (2.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.22%) MySQL
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) HP UFT
1 5 (11.11%) Selenium
2 2 (4.44%) Cucumber
2 2 (4.44%) JIRA
2 2 (4.44%) JUnit
2 2 (4.44%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.22%) Appium
3 1 (2.22%) Checkstyle
3 1 (2.22%) CruiseControl
3 1 (2.22%) FindBugs
3 1 (2.22%) Flyway
3 1 (2.22%) Gradle
3 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.22%) JMeter
3 1 (2.22%) Liquibase
3 1 (2.22%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.22%) NUnit
3 1 (2.22%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.22%) Subversion
3 1 (2.22%) TestDirector
General
1 18 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Banking
3 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.22%) Advertising
5 1 (2.22%) Electronics
5 1 (2.22%) Games
5 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Test Engineer
2 9 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 8 (17.78%) Administrator
3 8 (17.78%) QA Engineer
3 8 (17.78%) QA Test Engineer
3 8 (17.78%) Test Manager
3 8 (17.78%) UAT Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Scrum Master
5 4 (8.89%) QA Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Test Automation Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Agile Test Manager
6 3 (6.67%) QA Test Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.44%) Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Tester
8 1 (2.22%) Consultant
8 1 (2.22%) Junior
8 1 (2.22%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (24.44%) HTML
2 9 (20.00%) Web Services
2 9 (20.00%) XML
3 8 (17.78%) XHTML
4 3 (6.67%) .NET
4 3 (6.67%) CSS
5 2 (4.44%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.22%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (2.22%) Apache Camel
6 1 (2.22%) Entity Framework
6 1 (2.22%) Gherkin
6 1 (2.22%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.22%) Java EE
6 1 (2.22%) Java SE
6 1 (2.22%) JPA
6 1 (2.22%) LAMP
6 1 (2.22%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (2.22%) REST
6 1 (2.22%) Symfony
6 1 (2.22%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.44%) iPad
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) EPoS
3 1 (2.22%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Linux
2 3 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (71.11%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 15 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 14 (31.11%) Regression Testing
4 12 (26.67%) Non-Functional Testing
5 10 (22.22%) Scrum
6 8 (17.78%) Content Management
6 8 (17.78%) CRM
6 8 (17.78%) Mentoring
6 8 (17.78%) SDLC
7 7 (15.56%) Performance Testing
7 7 (15.56%) TDD
8 6 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (13.33%) Line Management
8 6 (13.33%) Unit Testing
9 5 (11.11%) Manual Testing
9 5 (11.11%) Software Testing
9 5 (11.11%) Test Scripting
10 4 (8.89%) Automation Testing
10 4 (8.89%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (35.56%) SQL
2 10 (22.22%) C#
3 4 (8.89%) Java
4 3 (6.67%) C
4 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.22%) Apex Code
6 1 (2.22%) Groovy
6 1 (2.22%) PHP
6 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (40.00%) Degree
2 13 (28.89%) ISEB
3 11 (24.44%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.44%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.22%) MySQL Certification
5 1 (2.22%) OCA
5 1 (2.22%) OCAJ
5 1 (2.22%) OCP
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (42.22%) QA
2 6 (13.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.33%) Oracle
3 2 (4.44%) HP
3 2 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.44%) SAP
4 1 (2.22%) Arqiva
4 1 (2.22%) Google
4 1 (2.22%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.22%) Zend
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum Attractive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke
aap3
Salary: £25000 - £30000.00 per annum + Industry leading Benefits&Training
Posted: 24 days ago