The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 87 98 85
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 3 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.38% 0.97% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 1.13% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 5
Median salary £29,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £29,379 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £50,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.58%
Functional Testing
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
688 1153 897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 87.53% 85.98% 83.99%
Number of salaries quoted 601 959 651
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of job ads across the Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Functional Testing Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
2 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Integration Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 3 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) ISEB
3 3 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (33.33%) Defect Management
4 2 (22.22%) Smoke Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
4 2 (22.22%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
4 2 (22.22%) SAP
4 2 (22.22%) CGI
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
4 2 (22.22%) QA
4 2 (22.22%) System Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Market Research
5 1 (11.11%) Usability Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Use Case
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) Psychology

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Quality Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Quality Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Test Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Product Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Tester
4 1 (11.11%) UI Designer
4 1 (11.11%) UI/UX Designer
4 1 (11.11%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
1 1 (11.11%) Psychology
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Integration Testing
1 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 3 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Smoke Testing
3 2 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) System Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) Human Factors
4 1 (11.11%) Market Research
4 1 (11.11%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
2 3 (33.33%) ISEB
2 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) SAP