The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 77
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 0 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - 0.21% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.24% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 13
Median salary - £45,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +18.42%
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.58%
Functional Testing
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
528 829 832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 88.29% 88.95% 85.86%
Number of salaries quoted 350 748 764
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £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 Northamptonshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Functional Testing Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Functional Testing
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) Unix
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) C
2 6 (85.71%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Degree

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Architect
1 7 (100.00%) Senior Architect
1 7 (100.00%) Senior Systems Architect
1 7 (100.00%) Systems Architect
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Unix
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C++
2 6 (85.71%) C
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree