The first table below looks at the demand for the Functional Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Tester
Rank - 603 622
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Tester 0 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London - 0.014% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.014% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 10
Average salary - £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £23,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+30.43% -13.20%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44626 41400 48462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.29% 93.52% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37463 34618 42150
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Functional Tester
England

Functional Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Functional Tester in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Functional Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Functional Tester in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
1 1 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Omniture
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Google Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) SiteCatalyst
1 1 (100.00%) Hitwise
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing

Functional Tester
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Functional Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Functional Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Google Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) SiteCatalyst
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Omniture
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Hitwise