The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Functional Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 2 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Tester
Rank - 175 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Tester 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.059% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.062% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £25,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+37.25% -15.00%
Functional Tester
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3402 3249 3850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.76% 96.61% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2911 2696 3148
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Functional Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Functional Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Functional Tester
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Functional Tester Salary Trend in Manchester

Functional Tester Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 July 2016, 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 Manchester region featuring Functional Tester in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery

Functional Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB