The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Testing
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 65 74 50
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -24
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 1 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.21% 0.16% 1.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.18% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 11
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -27.77%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
430 558 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 90.53% 90.44% 88.37%
Number of salaries quoted 310 392 492
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Northampton 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 Northampton

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Functional Testing Salary Trend in Northampton

Functional Testing
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) EPoS
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) EPoS
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM