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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Testing
Rank 111 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 2 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.13% 0.40% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £30,000 £36,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.24% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £43,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-12.79% +26.47%
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
1251 1000 1080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 84.41% 80.58% 83.66%
Number of salaries quoted 965 780 906
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) hybris
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) hybris