The first table below looks at the demand for Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Testing
Rank 134 - 133
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.085% - 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% - 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,050 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+15.77% +6.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1724 1590 1699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 73.17% 70.04% 76.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1177 1235 1439
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Functional Testing
Berkshire

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Functional Testing Salary Trend in Reading

Functional Testing
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Functional Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Functional Testing.

1 3 (60.00%) COBOL
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
1 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (60.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (60.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) TestDirector
2 2 (40.00%) Windows

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Functional Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Functional Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) TestDirector
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Tester
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (60.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) HP