The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Testing
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 84 99 110
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +11
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 24 24 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.82% 1.62% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 1.88% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 17 24 6
Median salary £36,000 £31,250 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.20% -8.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £41,750 £45,000
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 Oxfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1166 1278 1249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 88.27% 86.53% 89.79%
Number of salaries quoted 940 1059 1040
Median salary £45,000 £47,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.75% +6.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Functional Testing Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Functional Testing Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Functional Testing
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Testing within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Oxford +13 19 £36,000 +44.00%
Abingdon - 1 £28,000 - 2
Functional Testing
South East

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 22 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (46.51%) User Stories
3 18 (41.86%) SQL Server
3 18 (41.86%) Windows
4 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
4 16 (37.21%) ISTQB
4 16 (37.21%) QA
4 16 (37.21%) Performance Testing
5 15 (34.88%) ISEB
5 15 (34.88%) Non-Functional Testing
5 15 (34.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (32.56%) System Testing
6 14 (32.56%) Gherkin
6 14 (32.56%) Risk Assessment
7 10 (23.26%) Test Strategy
8 9 (20.93%) SQL
9 6 (13.95%) HTML
9 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
9 6 (13.95%) PHP
9 6 (13.95%) Linux
9 6 (13.95%) OO
9 6 (13.95%) CSS
9 6 (13.95%) MVC
9 6 (13.95%) JSON
9 6 (13.95%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (13.95%) HTTP
9 6 (13.95%) Time Management
9 6 (13.95%) Sass
9 6 (13.95%) LESS
9 6 (13.95%) Jenkins

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) BPCS
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (41.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (34.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (13.95%) Jenkins
2 6 (13.95%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (4.65%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Automotive
2 1 (2.33%) Banking
2 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Tester
2 16 (37.21%) Senior Tester
3 12 (27.91%) Test Manager
4 6 (13.95%) Developer
4 6 (13.95%) Senior Developer
5 5 (11.63%) PHP Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Senior PHP Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Head of QA
6 3 (6.98%) Head of Testing
7 2 (4.65%) Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Transformation Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Consultant
8 1 (2.33%) Junior
8 1 (2.33%) Junior Consultant
8 1 (2.33%) Product Consultant
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (32.56%) Gherkin
2 6 (13.95%) CSS
2 6 (13.95%) HTML
2 6 (13.95%) JSON
2 6 (13.95%) LESS
2 6 (13.95%) Sass
2 6 (13.95%) Twig
2 6 (13.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (6.98%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 18 (41.86%) Windows
2 6 (13.95%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (46.51%) User Stories
3 16 (37.21%) Performance Testing
4 15 (34.88%) Non-Functional Testing
5 14 (32.56%) Risk Assessment
5 14 (32.56%) System Testing
6 10 (23.26%) Test Strategy
7 6 (13.95%) API Development
7 6 (13.95%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (13.95%) MVC
7 6 (13.95%) OO
7 6 (13.95%) OO PHP
7 6 (13.95%) Time Management
8 5 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (9.30%) Test Scripting
10 3 (6.98%) Process Architecture
10 3 (6.98%) Regression Testing
10 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (4.65%) Manual Testing
11 2 (4.65%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.93%) SQL
2 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
2 6 (13.95%) PHP
3 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.33%) VB
4 1 (2.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (37.21%) ISTQB
2 15 (34.88%) ISEB
3 3 (6.98%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (37.21%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.33%) Epicor
2 1 (2.33%) IFS
2 1 (2.33%) JD Edwards
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle
2 1 (2.33%) Sage
2 1 (2.33%) SAP
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