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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 356 320 323
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +3
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 275 405 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.72% 0.92% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 1.04% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 211 334 305
Median salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £37,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
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
34079 38812 39839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.77% 88.33% 86.72%
Number of salaries quoted 29454 32780 32767
Median salary £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London 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 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 30 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Testing within the London region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
City of London +16 54 £51,000 +2.00% 8
Dagenham - 8 £42,500 -
Wimbledon - 4 - -
Canary Wharf - 3 £55,000 -
Twickenham +4 2 £42,500 -46.87%
Surbiton +2 1 £33,000 -37.14%
Functional Testing
England

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 London region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 366 (62.89%) Agile Software Development
2 252 (43.30%) QA
3 230 (39.52%) Java
4 202 (34.71%) SQL
5 189 (32.47%) Finance
6 185 (31.79%) Scrum
7 183 (31.44%) Selenium
8 174 (29.90%) TDD
9 171 (29.38%) Cucumber
10 169 (29.04%) BDD
11 146 (25.09%) Continuous Integration
12 141 (24.23%) HTML
13 124 (21.31%) C#
14 119 (20.45%) .NET
15 114 (19.59%) JUnit
16 113 (19.42%) Degree
17 111 (19.07%) Automated Testing
18 104 (17.87%) Jenkins
19 103 (17.70%) Test Automation
19 103 (17.70%) JavaScript
20 101 (17.35%) Software Testing
20 101 (17.35%) Non-Functional Testing
21 95 (16.32%) Maven
22 92 (15.81%) Spring
23 89 (15.29%) User Acceptance Testing
24 86 (14.78%) Kanban
25 85 (14.60%) CSS
26 83 (14.26%) Git (software)
26 83 (14.26%) Mockito
27 82 (14.09%) Open Source

Functional Testing
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:

Application Platforms
1 24 (4.12%) Confluence
2 21 (3.61%) JBoss
2 21 (3.61%) Mule
2 21 (3.61%) Mule ESB
3 14 (2.41%) SharePoint
4 10 (1.72%) Apache
4 10 (1.72%) IIS
5 8 (1.37%) Apache Spark
6 7 (1.20%) SAS
7 6 (1.03%) CMS
8 5 (0.86%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.34%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.34%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.17%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 36 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 16 (2.75%) MS Office
4 5 (0.86%) MS Project
5 4 (0.69%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.34%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.69%) FastStats
2 3 (0.52%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.34%) Global One
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.75%) SaaS
2 9 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.37%) Heroku
4 5 (0.86%) GitHub
5 3 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.34%) PaaS
7 1 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.09%) HTTPS
2 14 (2.41%) HTTP
3 12 (2.06%) BGP
3 12 (2.06%) Broadband
3 12 (2.06%) DHCP
3 12 (2.06%) Internet
3 12 (2.06%) IPv6
3 12 (2.06%) L2TP
3 12 (2.06%) MPLS
3 12 (2.06%) SNMP
3 12 (2.06%) TACACS
3 12 (2.06%) VPLS
4 8 (1.37%) NFC
5 7 (1.20%) LAN
5 7 (1.20%) WAN
6 3 (0.52%) Kerberos
6 3 (0.52%) SSL
7 2 (0.34%) Intranet
7 2 (0.34%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.17%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (9.97%) MySQL
2 56 (9.62%) Apache Cassandra
3 50 (8.59%) SQL Server
4 48 (8.25%) CouchDB
5 29 (4.98%) Relational Database
6 27 (4.64%) Data Warehouse
7 24 (4.12%) NoSQL
8 22 (3.78%) Big Data
9 17 (2.92%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (2.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (1.89%) Hadoop
12 8 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
12 8 (1.37%) MongoDB
12 8 (1.37%) Oracle ODI
13 6 (1.03%) Neo4j
13 6 (1.03%) OrientDB
13 6 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (0.86%) DB2
Development Applications
1 183 (31.44%) Selenium
2 171 (29.38%) Cucumber
3 114 (19.59%) JUnit
4 104 (17.87%) Jenkins
5 95 (16.32%) Maven
6 83 (14.26%) Git (software)
6 83 (14.26%) Mockito
7 74 (12.71%) JIRA
8 72 (12.37%) Gradle
9 59 (10.14%) EasyMock
9 59 (10.14%) TestNG
9 59 (10.14%) WebDriver
10 55 (9.45%) TeamCity
11 49 (8.42%) HP UFT
12 46 (7.90%) CruiseControl
13 31 (5.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 28 (4.81%) LoadRunner
15 27 (4.64%) Appium
16 25 (4.30%) Spock
16 25 (4.30%) webpack
General
1 189 (32.47%) Finance
2 77 (13.23%) Banking
3 22 (3.78%) Games
4 21 (3.61%) Retail
5 13 (2.23%) Law
6 12 (2.06%) Marketing
7 11 (1.89%) Back Office
8 8 (1.37%) Music Industry
8 8 (1.37%) Publishing
9 7 (1.20%) Front Office
9 7 (1.20%) Polish Language
10 6 (1.03%) Corporate Banking
10 6 (1.03%) Retail Banking
10 6 (1.03%) Telecoms
11 5 (0.86%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.69%) Legal
13 3 (0.52%) German Language
13 3 (0.52%) iGaming
14 2 (0.34%) Advertising
14 2 (0.34%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 210 (36.08%) Developer
2 141 (24.23%) Analyst
3 94 (16.15%) Java Developer
4 76 (13.06%) Test Analyst
5 62 (10.65%) Senior Developer
6 55 (9.45%) Tester
7 44 (7.56%) QA Analyst
8 42 (7.22%) Agile Developer
9 41 (7.04%) Test Engineer
10 38 (6.53%) Automation Test Analyst
11 36 (6.19%) C# Developer
12 34 (5.84%) Business Analyst
13 33 (5.67%) Senior Agile Developer
14 30 (5.15%) Senior Java Developer
14 30 (5.15%) Test Manager
15 27 (4.64%) GUI Developer
15 27 (4.64%) QA Engineer
15 27 (4.64%) QA Test Analyst
15 27 (4.64%) QA Tester
16 26 (4.47%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (24.23%) HTML
2 119 (20.45%) .NET
3 92 (15.81%) Spring
4 85 (14.60%) CSS
5 68 (11.68%) Web Services
6 48 (8.25%) PowerMock
7 47 (8.08%) React
8 46 (7.90%) AngularJS
9 43 (7.39%) HTML5
10 42 (7.22%) SOAP
11 38 (6.53%) XML
12 37 (6.36%) Node.js
13 34 (5.84%) REST
14 33 (5.67%) Hibernate
15 32 (5.50%) jQuery
16 26 (4.47%) JSON
17 25 (4.30%) Gherkin
17 25 (4.30%) Java EE
17 25 (4.30%) RESTful
18 22 (3.78%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 60 (10.31%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (8.76%) Computer Science
3 33 (5.67%) User Experience
4 31 (5.33%) Mobile App
5 20 (3.44%) Mathematics
6 18 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (2.23%) Fintech
8 12 (2.06%) Client/Server
8 12 (2.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 11 (1.89%) Management Information System
10 10 (1.72%) Equities
11 8 (1.37%) Clustering
11 8 (1.37%) Internet of Things
11 8 (1.37%) Online Games
12 7 (1.20%) Artificial Intelligence
13 6 (1.03%) Algorithms
13 6 (1.03%) Data Protection Act
13 6 (1.03%) Tandem
14 5 (0.86%) Mainframe
14 5 (0.86%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 59 (10.14%) Linux
2 38 (6.53%) Windows
3 37 (6.36%) Android
3 37 (6.36%) Apple iOS
4 32 (5.50%) Unix
5 3 (0.52%) Kali Linux
5 3 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.34%) Solaris
6 2 (0.34%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 366 (62.89%) Agile Software Development
2 185 (31.79%) Scrum
3 174 (29.90%) TDD
4 169 (29.04%) BDD
5 146 (25.09%) Continuous Integration
6 111 (19.07%) Automated Testing
7 103 (17.70%) Test Automation
8 101 (17.35%) Non-Functional Testing
8 101 (17.35%) Software Testing
9 89 (15.29%) User Acceptance Testing
10 86 (14.78%) Kanban
11 82 (14.09%) Open Source
12 71 (12.20%) Pair Programming
13 70 (12.03%) Manual Testing
14 68 (11.68%) Test Scripting
15 67 (11.51%) Performance Testing
16 65 (11.17%) Mentoring
17 64 (11.00%) Test Strategy
18 62 (10.65%) High Availability
19 59 (10.14%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 230 (39.52%) Java
2 202 (34.71%) SQL
3 124 (21.31%) C#
4 103 (17.70%) JavaScript
5 28 (4.81%) Python
6 27 (4.64%) Ruby
7 24 (4.12%) Scala
8 21 (3.61%) Groovy
8 21 (3.61%) PHP
9 18 (3.09%) C++
9 18 (3.09%) VB.NET
10 10 (1.72%) PL/SQL
11 8 (1.37%) Shell Script
11 8 (1.37%) T-SQL
11 8 (1.37%) VBScript
12 7 (1.20%) Bash Shell
13 6 (1.03%) COBOL
13 6 (1.03%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.03%) VB
14 4 (0.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 113 (19.42%) Degree
2 65 (11.17%) ISTQB
3 63 (10.82%) ISEB
4 35 (6.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 12 (2.06%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 12 (2.06%) Security Cleared
6 11 (1.89%) DV Cleared
7 6 (1.03%) PMI Certification
7 6 (1.03%) PMP
8 3 (0.52%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.34%) PhD
10 1 (0.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 252 (43.30%) QA
2 17 (2.92%) SDET
3 9 (1.55%) Solvency II
4 5 (0.86%) MiFID
5 2 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.34%) EMIR
6 1 (0.17%) JTAG
6 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (1.37%) Docker
2 4 (0.69%) HDFS
3 1 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (2.41%) Ansible
1 14 (2.41%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.03%) CA Service Virtualization
3 3 (0.52%) Ambari
3 3 (0.52%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.17%) OpenView
4 1 (0.17%) Puppet
4 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 51 (8.76%) Oracle
2 47 (8.08%) Microsoft
3 44 (7.56%) HP
4 20 (3.44%) Google
5 18 (3.09%) LexisNexis
6 13 (2.23%) Atlassian
7 12 (2.06%) Cisco
7 12 (2.06%) Huawei
7 12 (2.06%) Juniper
7 12 (2.06%) Nokia
7 12 (2.06%) SAP
8 6 (1.03%) CA
9 4 (0.69%) Cognizant
9 4 (0.69%) IBM
9 4 (0.69%) webMethods
10 3 (0.52%) Bloomberg
10 3 (0.52%) Fidessa
10 3 (0.52%) GoldenSource
10 3 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.52%) SimCorp
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