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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Testing
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 56 76 74
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -2
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 6 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.01% 1.23% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 1.40% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 4
Median salary £42,500 £55,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +19.56%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
532 645 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 89.41% 88.24% 90.54%
Number of salaries quoted 438 449 612
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,300 £57,278
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
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Testing within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +11 1 £42,500 -19.04%
Functional Testing
East Midlands

Functional Testing
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 15 (100.00%) SQL
1 15 (100.00%) IBM
1 15 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 15 (100.00%) Load Testing
2 14 (93.33%) ISTQB
2 14 (93.33%) ISEB
3 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (6.67%) EPoS
3 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Statistics

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:

General
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Quality Manager
1 15 (100.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 15 (100.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Statistics
2 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) ISEB
1 14 (93.33%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) IBM