The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 75 72 72
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 3 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.44% 0.30% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.35% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Median salary £25,000 £48,750 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-48.71% +68.10%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Functional Testing
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
619 575 595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 90.50% 86.99% 77.37%
Number of salaries quoted 560 476 491
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,650 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Functional Testing Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Functional Testing
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Testing within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Leicester -4 2 - -
Functional Testing
East Midlands

Functional Testing
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 5 (83.33%) QA
2 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Validation
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Stress Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Scalability Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) Build Automation
5 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
5 1 (16.67%) C
5 1 (16.67%) Use Case
5 1 (16.67%) REST
5 1 (16.67%) Change Control
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (66.67%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) QA Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Software Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Tester
2 2 (33.33%) UAT Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Functional QA Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) QA Automation Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Build Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Scalability Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Stress Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) QA
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