The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 20 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.85% - 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% - 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Median salary £38,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
- +11.88%
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 Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
83 116 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 76.85% 89.92% 74.21%
Number of salaries quoted 67 87 96
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the Midlands 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 the Midlands

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Functional Testing Salary Trend in the Midlands

Functional Testing
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Test Lead
1 2 (100.00%) Lead Test Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Test Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Test Leader
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Performance Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Performance Test Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft