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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 102 104 117
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +13
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 17 23 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.13% 1.48% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 1.76% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 23
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £37,500 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £49,100 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +12.67%
Functional Testing
South East

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
1313 1305 1590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 86.95% 83.92% 86.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1103 1017 1393
Median salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 2 May 2016.

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 2 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Banbury - 12 £37,500 - 1
Oxford -8 3 £30,000 -36.84%
Functional Testing
South East

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 28 (66.67%) Finance
2 25 (59.52%) Regression Testing
2 25 (59.52%) Software Testing
3 22 (52.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 22 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (50.00%) QA
5 19 (45.24%) ISTQB
6 18 (42.86%) Automated Testing
6 18 (42.86%) ISEB
7 17 (40.48%) Degree
8 14 (33.33%) V-Model
8 14 (33.33%) Waterfall
8 14 (33.33%) Test Strategy
9 13 (30.95%) HP
10 12 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
11 11 (26.19%) Test Management
11 11 (26.19%) Test Scripting
12 8 (19.05%) Non-Functional Testing
12 8 (19.05%) E-Commerce
12 8 (19.05%) Defect Management
13 7 (16.67%) TestDirector
13 7 (16.67%) HP UFT
13 7 (16.67%) SQL
13 7 (16.67%) Load Testing
14 6 (14.29%) Manual Testing
14 6 (14.29%) C#
14 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
15 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
15 5 (11.90%) WinRunner
15 5 (11.90%) T-SQL

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) Internet
2 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) HP UFT
1 7 (16.67%) TestDirector
2 5 (11.90%) QARun
2 5 (11.90%) WinRunner
3 4 (9.52%) Selenium
3 4 (9.52%) TestComplete
4 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.76%) JIRA
6 1 (2.38%) CasperJS
6 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.38%) NUnit
6 1 (2.38%) PhantomJS
6 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.38%) WebDriver
General
1 28 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Banking
3 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.76%) Electronics
5 1 (2.38%) Retail
5 1 (2.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (47.62%) Analyst
1 20 (47.62%) Test Analyst
2 12 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
2 12 (28.57%) Senior Test Analyst
2 12 (28.57%) Tester
3 7 (16.67%) Software Tester
4 6 (14.29%) QA Leader
5 5 (11.90%) QA Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Test Manager
7 3 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) QA Tester
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Tester
7 3 (7.14%) Software Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Software Test Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Test Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Functional Test Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) QA Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Test Manager
8 2 (4.76%) Web Test Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) .NET
2 2 (4.76%) XML
3 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (2.38%) CSS
3 1 (2.38%) HTML
3 1 (2.38%) STL
3 1 (2.38%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) User Experience
2 1 (2.38%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (59.52%) Regression Testing
1 25 (59.52%) Software Testing
2 22 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (52.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 18 (42.86%) Automated Testing
4 14 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 14 (33.33%) V-Model
4 14 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 11 (26.19%) Test Management
5 11 (26.19%) Test Scripting
6 8 (19.05%) Defect Management
6 8 (19.05%) E-Commerce
6 8 (19.05%) Non-Functional Testing
7 7 (16.67%) Load Testing
8 6 (14.29%) Manual Testing
9 4 (9.52%) Automation Testing
9 4 (9.52%) BDD
9 4 (9.52%) Performance Testing
9 4 (9.52%) Security Testing
9 4 (9.52%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.67%) SQL
2 6 (14.29%) C#
3 5 (11.90%) T-SQL
4 4 (9.52%) Java
5 3 (7.14%) C
5 3 (7.14%) C++
5 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.76%) VBScript
7 1 (2.38%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (45.24%) ISTQB
2 18 (42.86%) ISEB
3 17 (40.48%) Degree
4 4 (9.52%) ISEB Practitioner
4 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
Systems Management
1 12 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) HP
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
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