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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 51 55 59
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 6 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.60% 1.71% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 2.02% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 1
Median salary £28,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.75% -
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +12.67%
Functional Testing
Suffolk

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
333 397 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 88.56% 84.65% 82.52%
Number of salaries quoted 306 344 210
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 Ipswich

The demand trend of job ads across the Ipswich 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 Ipswich

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Functional Testing Salary Trend in Ipswich

Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Functional Testing Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Functional Testing
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 2 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 14 (100.00%) QA
2 9 (64.29%) Android
2 9 (64.29%) Apple iOS
3 8 (57.14%) Automated Testing
4 7 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 7 (50.00%) Benchmarking
5 5 (35.71%) Degree
6 4 (28.57%) Project Planning
6 4 (28.57%) Selenium
6 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Phone
6 4 (28.57%) Windows
6 4 (28.57%) Python
6 4 (28.57%) Ruby
7 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (21.43%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
8 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
8 2 (14.29%) System Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Finance
8 2 (14.29%) ISEB
8 2 (14.29%) ITIL
9 1 (7.14%) SQL
9 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
9 1 (7.14%) Test Planning

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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:

Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 4 (28.57%) Selenium
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) QA Leader
2 6 (42.86%) Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Automation Test Lead
3 4 (28.57%) Project Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Project Leader
3 4 (28.57%) QA Automation Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) QA Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) QA Test Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Test Automation Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Test Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Test Leader
3 4 (28.57%) Test Project Leader
4 3 (21.43%) QA Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Quality Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Test Analyst
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Android
1 9 (64.29%) Apple iOS
2 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Automated Testing
2 7 (50.00%) Benchmarking
2 7 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Project Planning
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
5 2 (14.29%) System Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Python
1 4 (28.57%) Ruby
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (100.00%) QA
Ipswich, Suffolk
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago