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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 87 69 86
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +17
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 3 34 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.37% 2.75% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 3.28% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3 33 6
Median salary £25,000 £42,500 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-41.17% +14.09%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
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
704 1037 927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 85.85% 83.90% 81.39%
Number of salaries quoted 630 871 705
Median salary £43,500 £42,233 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,400 £57,500
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 3 December 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 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Regression Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (50.00%) QA
3 3 (50.00%) Selenium
3 3 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (50.00%) System Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (50.00%) Smoke Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (33.33%) Test Management
4 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Psychology
5 1 (16.67%) Human Factors
5 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
5 1 (16.67%) IntelliJ
5 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing

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:

Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (16.67%) IntelliJ
3 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Automation Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Product Tester
3 1 (16.67%) QA Automation Tester
3 1 (16.67%) QA Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (16.67%) UI Designer
3 1 (16.67%) UI/UX Designer
3 1 (16.67%) UX Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
1 1 (16.67%) Psychology
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Regression Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Smoke Testing
3 3 (50.00%) System Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (33.33%) Test Management
4 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) Human Factors
5 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Market Research
5 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Usability Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft