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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 169 145 180
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +35
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 21 47 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.62% 1.28% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 1.50% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 14 44 14
Median salary £33,750 £42,500 £46,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.58% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £60,000 £50,850
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
2894 3133 3305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 85.04% 85.48% 83.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2525 2552 2718
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 1 July 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 1 July 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 - 6 - -
Southampton -12 5 £47,500 +18.75%
Basingstoke -21 4 £28,750 -28.12% 2
Fareham -11 2 £41,250 +0.60% 2
Farnborough - 2 £27,500 - 1
Gosport -5 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 £40,000 -
Functional Testing
South East

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 28 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (55.26%) SQL
3 18 (47.37%) Finance
4 17 (44.74%) C#
5 16 (42.11%) Degree
6 14 (36.84%) QA
7 13 (34.21%) ISEB
8 12 (31.58%) TDD
8 12 (31.58%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (28.95%) Automated Testing
9 11 (28.95%) ISTQB
9 11 (28.95%) HTML
9 11 (28.95%) Non-Functional Testing
10 9 (23.68%) XML
11 8 (21.05%) .NET
11 8 (21.05%) XHTML
11 8 (21.05%) Web Services
11 8 (21.05%) Content Management
11 8 (21.05%) Scrum
12 7 (18.42%) BDD
12 7 (18.42%) Windows
12 7 (18.42%) T-SQL
13 6 (15.79%) HP UFT
13 6 (15.79%) Unit Testing
13 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
13 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
13 6 (15.79%) SDLC
14 5 (13.16%) Oracle Database
14 5 (13.16%) Microsoft

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 1 (2.63%) Apache
1 1 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) ATM
2 2 (5.26%) Firewall
3 1 (2.63%) DNS
3 1 (2.63%) HTTP
3 1 (2.63%) SAN
3 1 (2.63%) VLAN
3 1 (2.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.63%) MySQL
2 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) HP UFT
2 4 (10.53%) Selenium
3 2 (5.26%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.26%) JIRA
3 2 (5.26%) JUnit
4 1 (2.63%) Appium
4 1 (2.63%) FindBugs
4 1 (2.63%) Flyway
4 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.63%) Gradle
4 1 (2.63%) Hudson
4 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.63%) Liquibase
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (2.63%) Ranorex
4 1 (2.63%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.63%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.63%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.63%) TestDirector
4 1 (2.63%) Testopia
General
1 18 (47.37%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Advertising
3 1 (2.63%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.63%) Electronics
3 1 (2.63%) Games
3 1 (2.63%) Law
3 1 (2.63%) Legal
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Military
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Test Engineer
2 14 (36.84%) Software Test Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) QA Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) QA Test Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) UAT Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Scrum Master
5 4 (10.53%) Administrator
6 3 (7.89%) Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Test Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Automation Tester
8 1 (2.63%) Developer in Test
8 1 (2.63%) Finance Manager
8 1 (2.63%) PHP Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Senior Test Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.63%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Test Automation Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Test Leader
8 1 (2.63%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) HTML
2 9 (23.68%) XML
3 8 (21.05%) .NET
3 8 (21.05%) Web Services
3 8 (21.05%) XHTML
4 3 (7.89%) CSS
5 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.63%) Apache Camel
6 1 (2.63%) Entity Framework
6 1 (2.63%) Gherkin
6 1 (2.63%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.63%) Java EE
6 1 (2.63%) Java SE
6 1 (2.63%) JPA
6 1 (2.63%) LAMP
6 1 (2.63%) Laravel
6 1 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (2.63%) REST
6 1 (2.63%) Symfony
6 1 (2.63%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) iPad
2 1 (2.63%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (31.58%) TDD
2 12 (31.58%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (28.95%) Automated Testing
3 11 (28.95%) Non-Functional Testing
4 8 (21.05%) Content Management
4 8 (21.05%) Scrum
5 7 (18.42%) BDD
6 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
6 6 (15.79%) SDLC
6 6 (15.79%) Unit Testing
7 4 (10.53%) CRM
7 4 (10.53%) Defect Tracking
7 4 (10.53%) Regression Testing
8 3 (7.89%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (7.89%) Software Delivery
8 3 (7.89%) Test Automation
8 3 (7.89%) Test Scripting
9 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (55.26%) SQL
2 17 (44.74%) C#
3 7 (18.42%) T-SQL
4 3 (7.89%) C
4 3 (7.89%) Java
4 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.26%) Groovy
6 1 (2.63%) Apex Code
6 1 (2.63%) PHP
6 1 (2.63%) PHP 5
6 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (42.11%) Degree
2 13 (34.21%) ISEB
3 11 (28.95%) ISTQB
4 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.63%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.63%) MySQL Certification
5 1 (2.63%) OCA
5 1 (2.63%) OCAJ
5 1 (2.63%) OCP
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (36.84%) QA
2 3 (7.89%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle
2 2 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (2.63%) Arqiva
3 1 (2.63%) Google
3 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.63%) SAP
3 1 (2.63%) Zend
Fareham, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
BAE Systems
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke
aap3
Salary: £25000 - £30000.00 per annum + Industry leading Benefits&Training
Posted: 16 days ago
Basingstoke
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago