The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 331 342 318
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -24
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 361 334 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.88% 0.82% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 0.95% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 296 253 295
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £71,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
Functional Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36049 35004 36611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 87.77% 85.52% 86.43%
Number of salaries quoted 30850 29426 29634
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in London

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in London

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

Functional Testing Salary Trend in London

Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the London region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Functional Testing Salary Histogram in London

Functional Testing
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Testing within the London region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +74 97 £47,500 -5.00% 11
Canary Wharf - 7 £50,000 -
Hammersmith -1 4 - -
Croydon -2 3 £45,000 -14.28%
Greenford - 2 £34,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames -6 1 £37,500 -40.00%
Functional Testing
England

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region citing Functional Testing also 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 that cited Functional Testing.

1 346 (45.05%) Agile Software Development
2 271 (35.29%) QA
3 262 (34.11%) Finance
4 260 (33.85%) SQL
5 259 (33.72%) User Acceptance Testing
6 218 (28.39%) Java
7 186 (24.22%) Degree
8 185 (24.09%) Non-Functional Testing
9 183 (23.83%) Selenium
10 153 (19.92%) Test Automation
11 151 (19.66%) Test Scripting
12 136 (17.71%) ISEB
13 130 (16.93%) Scrum
14 128 (16.67%) JavaScript
15 127 (16.54%) Regression Testing
16 126 (16.41%) ISTQB
17 125 (16.28%) MS Excel
18 121 (15.76%) Continuous Integration
19 117 (15.23%) C#
20 113 (14.71%) TDD
21 110 (14.32%) SQL Server
22 108 (14.06%) .NET
22 108 (14.06%) BDD
23 107 (13.93%) Cucumber
23 107 (13.93%) Web Services
24 106 (13.80%) Microsoft
25 99 (12.89%) Business Analysis
26 94 (12.24%) Software Testing
26 94 (12.24%) Test Management
27 93 (12.11%) Automated Testing

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region citing Functional Testing also 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 that cited Functional Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 52 (6.77%) SharePoint
2 34 (4.43%) CMS
3 31 (4.04%) Node.js
4 25 (3.26%) Confluence
5 14 (1.82%) Tomcat
6 11 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
7 10 (1.30%) IIS
8 9 (1.17%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (0.65%) Apache ServiceMix
10 4 (0.52%) GlassFish
10 4 (0.52%) Jetty
11 3 (0.39%) Apache
11 3 (0.39%) Apache Spark
11 3 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.39%) GemFire
11 3 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.39%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.26%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.13%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 125 (16.28%) MS Excel
2 56 (7.29%) MS Office
3 30 (3.91%) MS Visio
4 26 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.78%) MS Project
6 1 (0.13%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 33 (4.30%) Markit EDM
2 10 (1.30%) Kondor
3 4 (0.52%) Eagle PACE
4 3 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.39%) MoSes
4 3 (0.39%) Odyssey Triple'A Plus
4 3 (0.39%) VisionPLUS
4 3 (0.39%) Visualfiles
5 2 (0.26%) FLEXCUBE
5 2 (0.26%) LatentZero
5 2 (0.26%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.13%) Cognos Planning
6 1 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.13%) Endur
6 1 (0.13%) Magento
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle FAH
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
2 13 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.04%) SaaS
4 6 (0.78%) GitHub
5 2 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.26%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.13%) Office 365
6 1 (0.13%) Route 53
6 1 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.30%) TCP/IP
2 8 (1.04%) PuTTY
2 8 (1.04%) SSH
2 8 (1.04%) Telnet
3 7 (0.91%) LAN
4 6 (0.78%) Diameter Protocol
4 6 (0.78%) WAN
5 5 (0.65%) BGP
5 5 (0.65%) Broadband
5 5 (0.65%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (0.65%) HTTP
5 5 (0.65%) Internet
5 5 (0.65%) IOS XR
5 5 (0.65%) IPv4
5 5 (0.65%) IPv6
5 5 (0.65%) MPLS
6 3 (0.39%) MVNO
7 2 (0.26%) Network Security
7 2 (0.26%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.13%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (14.32%) SQL Server
2 54 (7.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 44 (5.73%) Data Warehouse
4 29 (3.78%) QlikView
5 28 (3.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 22 (2.86%) MySQL
7 19 (2.47%) Apache Cassandra
7 19 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
8 18 (2.34%) Relational Database
8 18 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 17 (2.21%) SQL Server 2012
10 14 (1.82%) CouchDB
11 12 (1.56%) Big Data
11 12 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
12 11 (1.43%) Oracle ODI
13 10 (1.30%) MongoDB
13 10 (1.30%) Oracle Database
14 9 (1.17%) SQL Server 2000
15 8 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 6 (0.78%) Informix
Development Applications
1 183 (23.83%) Selenium
2 107 (13.93%) Cucumber
3 92 (11.98%) JIRA
4 81 (10.55%) JUnit
5 64 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 63 (8.20%) Jenkins
7 60 (7.81%) HP UFT
8 42 (5.47%) WebDriver
9 39 (5.08%) Git (software)
9 39 (5.08%) Visual Studio
10 37 (4.82%) Maven
11 35 (4.56%) TeamCity
12 34 (4.43%) Appium
13 31 (4.04%) NUnit
14 30 (3.91%) FitNesse
14 30 (3.91%) Mockito
14 30 (3.91%) TestNG
15 25 (3.26%) JMeter
16 24 (3.13%) Rational Functional Tester
17 23 (2.99%) Rational Rose
General
1 262 (34.11%) Finance
2 69 (8.98%) Banking
3 48 (6.25%) Retail
4 45 (5.86%) Law
5 38 (4.95%) Legal
6 36 (4.69%) Games
7 33 (4.30%) Telecoms
8 31 (4.04%) Front Office
9 21 (2.73%) Back Office
10 19 (2.47%) Marketing
11 16 (2.08%) Financial Institution
11 16 (2.08%) Investment Banking
12 11 (1.43%) Advertising
12 11 (1.43%) Retail Banking
13 10 (1.30%) French Language
14 8 (1.04%) Polish Language
14 8 (1.04%) Publishing
15 4 (0.52%) Multimedia
16 3 (0.39%) Electronics
16 3 (0.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 258 (33.59%) Analyst
2 149 (19.40%) Developer
3 126 (16.41%) Test Analyst
4 106 (13.80%) Business Analyst
5 97 (12.63%) Tester
6 73 (9.51%) Java Developer
7 57 (7.42%) Consultant
8 50 (6.51%) Test Engineer
9 48 (6.25%) Test Manager
10 45 (5.86%) QA Engineer
11 32 (4.17%) Developer in Test
11 32 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
12 29 (3.78%) Risk Consultant
12 29 (3.78%) Senior Developer
13 28 (3.65%) Test Leader
14 27 (3.52%) Automation Tester
15 26 (3.39%) QA Analyst
15 26 (3.39%) QA Tester
16 25 (3.26%) Java Engineer
17 24 (3.13%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (14.06%) .NET
2 107 (13.93%) Web Services
3 74 (9.64%) HTML
4 54 (7.03%) CSS
4 54 (7.03%) XML
5 53 (6.90%) Spring
6 30 (3.91%) jQuery
7 27 (3.52%) SOAP
8 26 (3.39%) AngularJS
8 26 (3.39%) Gherkin
8 26 (3.39%) REST
9 24 (3.13%) HTML5
10 23 (2.99%) ASP.NET
11 22 (2.86%) RESTful
12 20 (2.60%) WCF
13 19 (2.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 18 (2.34%) Hibernate
15 15 (1.95%) ActiveMQ
16 14 (1.82%) PowerMock
17 11 (1.43%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 86 (11.20%) Analytical Skills
2 75 (9.77%) Computer Science
3 42 (5.47%) Fixed Income
3 42 (5.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 37 (4.82%) Credit Risk
5 35 (4.56%) Mobile App
6 32 (4.17%) Equities
6 32 (4.17%) Management Information System
7 30 (3.91%) Market Risk
8 29 (3.78%) Derivative
9 27 (3.52%) Credit Derivative
9 27 (3.52%) Equity Derivative
10 25 (3.26%) Mathematics
11 24 (3.13%) Client/Server
12 23 (2.99%) N-Tier
13 22 (2.86%) Fintech
14 21 (2.73%) PDA
15 19 (2.47%) Online Games
16 15 (1.95%) Wiki
17 13 (1.69%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 81 (10.55%) Windows
2 65 (8.46%) Unix
3 49 (6.38%) Linux
4 38 (4.95%) Apple iOS
5 31 (4.04%) Android
6 6 (0.78%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.65%) CentOS
7 5 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.13%) SUSE
8 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 346 (45.05%) Agile Software Development
2 259 (33.72%) User Acceptance Testing
3 185 (24.09%) Non-Functional Testing
4 153 (19.92%) Test Automation
5 151 (19.66%) Test Scripting
6 130 (16.93%) Scrum
7 127 (16.54%) Regression Testing
8 121 (15.76%) Continuous Integration
9 113 (14.71%) TDD
10 108 (14.06%) BDD
11 99 (12.89%) Business Analysis
12 94 (12.24%) Software Testing
12 94 (12.24%) Test Management
13 93 (12.11%) Automated Testing
14 88 (11.46%) Unit Testing
15 80 (10.42%) Test Strategy
16 79 (10.29%) E-Commerce
17 68 (8.85%) Performance Testing
18 67 (8.72%) Project Management
18 67 (8.72%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 260 (33.85%) SQL
2 218 (28.39%) Java
3 128 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 117 (15.23%) C#
5 74 (9.64%) Python
6 63 (8.20%) Ruby
7 34 (4.43%) PHP
8 30 (3.91%) C++
9 27 (3.52%) T-SQL
10 22 (2.86%) Scala
11 20 (2.60%) C
11 20 (2.60%) VB
12 16 (2.08%) VBScript
13 14 (1.82%) VB.NET
14 12 (1.56%) PL/SQL
14 12 (1.56%) PowerShell
14 12 (1.56%) VBA
15 9 (1.17%) Shell Script
15 9 (1.17%) XPath
16 8 (1.04%) VB6
Qualifications
1 186 (24.22%) Degree
2 136 (17.71%) ISEB
3 126 (16.41%) ISTQB
4 43 (5.60%) PMI Certification
5 37 (4.82%) PMP
6 35 (4.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 23 (2.99%) ISEB Practitioner
8 17 (2.21%) Security Cleared
9 15 (1.95%) SC Cleared
10 9 (1.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 5 (0.65%) CCIP
11 5 (0.65%) CCNP
11 5 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (0.65%) DV Cleared
12 4 (0.52%) IIBA
13 3 (0.39%) HND
13 3 (0.39%) MCAD
13 3 (0.39%) MCSD
13 3 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
14 1 (0.13%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 271 (35.29%) QA
2 17 (2.21%) Solvency II
3 15 (1.95%) SDET
4 14 (1.82%) MiFID
4 14 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 12 (1.56%) Dodd-Frank
5 12 (1.56%) EMIR
6 3 (0.39%) SLA
7 2 (0.26%) Basel II
7 2 (0.26%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.26%) HL7
7 2 (0.26%) ISO 8583
7 2 (0.26%) ISO20022
7 2 (0.26%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.13%) WAI
System Software
1 4 (0.52%) Active Directory
1 4 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.26%) HDFS
4 1 (0.13%) Docker
4 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 64 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (1.30%) yum
4 5 (0.65%) Puppet
5 4 (0.52%) SCCM
6 2 (0.26%) Capistrano
6 2 (0.26%) ITRS Geneos
6 2 (0.26%) Nagios
7 1 (0.13%) Ansible
7 1 (0.13%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 106 (13.80%) Microsoft
2 89 (11.59%) HP
3 61 (7.94%) Oracle
4 17 (2.21%) IBM
4 17 (2.21%) SAP
4 17 (2.21%) WorldPay
5 16 (2.08%) Perforce
6 10 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (1.17%) Sitecore
8 6 (0.78%) Cisco
8 6 (0.78%) Citrix
8 6 (0.78%) Sybase
9 5 (0.65%) Cegedim Rx
9 5 (0.65%) Cognos
9 5 (0.65%) Huawei
9 5 (0.65%) iManage
10 4 (0.52%) Cognizant
10 4 (0.52%) Fujitsu
10 4 (0.52%) Google
10 4 (0.52%) Rally
West London
Kalpa Resource
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Cube Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum +bonus+bens+career
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30- £50,000 + numerous benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Volt
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £40000 Per Annum 15% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 Per Annum 15% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum 15% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
JWResource
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plu benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £600000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40000 - 60000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - 60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + BENS
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
North West London
Playtech
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Annual Bonus plus great benefits
Posted: 25 days ago