The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Functional Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Tester
England / London
Rank 575 622 640
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Tester 4 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.012% 0.025% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.026% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 2
Median salary £72,500 £44,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+64.77% -4.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,500 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £44,000 £55,250
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-21.42% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
32082 38631 39070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.84% 96.18% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 27225 33269 33192
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Functional Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Functional Tester in the job title.

Functional Tester Jobs Demand Trend in London

Functional Tester
Salary Trend in London

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

Functional Tester Salary Trend in London

Functional Tester
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Functional Tester across the London region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Functional Tester Salary Histogram in London

Functional Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, Functional Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Functional Tester in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) QA
2 7 (77.78%) Functional Testing
3 6 (66.67%) Regression Testing
3 6 (66.67%) Software Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Online Games
4 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Manual Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Games
4 5 (55.56%) ISEB
4 5 (55.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (55.56%) TestLink
5 4 (44.44%) Finance
6 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
7 2 (22.22%) WebDriver
7 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
7 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
7 2 (22.22%) Selenium
7 2 (22.22%) Retail
7 2 (22.22%) JMeter
7 2 (22.22%) Workflow
7 2 (22.22%) Unix
7 2 (22.22%) Linux
7 2 (22.22%) SOA
7 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
7 2 (22.22%) SpecFlow
7 2 (22.22%) Big Data
7 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (22.22%) Fintech
7 2 (22.22%) NeoLoad

Functional Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Big Data
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) TestLink
2 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
2 2 (22.22%) JMeter
2 2 (22.22%) NeoLoad
2 2 (22.22%) Selenium
2 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
2 2 (22.22%) SpecFlow
2 2 (22.22%) WebDriver
3 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 5 (55.56%) Games
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Retail
4 1 (11.11%) iGaming
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Online Games
2 2 (22.22%) Fintech
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Functional Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Manual Testing
3 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (22.22%) SOA
5 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 2 (22.22%) Workflow
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Project Management
6 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) SDLC
6 1 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) Python
1 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) ISEB
1 5 (55.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) QA