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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Testing
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 72 65 67
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 8 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.15% 1.66% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 1.86% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 7
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
614 644 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 88.35% 89.07% 84.94%
Number of salaries quoted 507 544 480
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 23 February 2017. 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 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 -11 7 £37,500 - 1
Functional Testing
East Midlands

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 9 (90.00%) QA
1 9 (90.00%) Selenium
2 8 (80.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) Retail
3 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (60.00%) OO
3 6 (60.00%) Scrum
3 6 (60.00%) Kanban
3 6 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (60.00%) Mobile App
3 6 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (30.00%) Capybara
4 3 (30.00%) Calabash
4 3 (30.00%) Protractor
5 2 (20.00%) Build Automation
5 2 (20.00%) Java
6 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
6 1 (10.00%) Windows
6 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
6 1 (10.00%) Finance
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) C
6 1 (10.00%) TDD
6 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
6 1 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) JIRA
6 1 (10.00%) Change Control
6 1 (10.00%) Gherkin

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 9 (90.00%) Selenium
2 3 (30.00%) Calabash
2 3 (30.00%) Capybara
2 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (30.00%) Protractor
3 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (10.00%) JIRA
3 1 (10.00%) Ranorex
3 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (60.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Lead Test Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) QA Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) QA Leader
2 5 (50.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) QA Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) QA Automation Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Quality Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Functional QA Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Java Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Junior Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Junior Systems Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Lead Tester
5 1 (10.00%) Senior QA Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior QA Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior QA Tester
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 6 (60.00%) Kanban
2 6 (60.00%) OO
2 6 (60.00%) Scrum
2 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (20.00%) Build Automation
4 1 (10.00%) API Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (10.00%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Test Management
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) Use Case
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (90.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Leicestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Mindera
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Posted: 20 days ago