The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank - 138 124
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 0 12 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - 0.49% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.58% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 15
Median salary - £37,500 £48,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -22.27%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Functional Testing
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1413 2063 2220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 85.02% 84.48% 84.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1008 1661 1356
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading 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 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 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Reading region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) QA
2 7 (58.33%) Selenium
2 7 (58.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (33.33%) Quality Management
5 4 (33.33%) Change Management
5 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 4 (33.33%) Release Management
5 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (25.00%) WebDriver
6 3 (25.00%) Automation Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (25.00%) Java
6 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (25.00%) JMeter
7 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
7 2 (16.67%) Python
7 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (16.67%) ISEB
7 2 (16.67%) LoadRunner
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
7 2 (16.67%) Data Quality

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Selenium
2 3 (25.00%) JMeter
2 3 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (16.67%) LoadRunner
3 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Automation Tester
1 4 (33.33%) Tester
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Implementation Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Quality Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Release Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Automation Tester
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Tester
2 3 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Change Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Functional Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Manual Tester
4 1 (8.33%) QA Automation Tester
4 1 (8.33%) QA Manual Tester
4 1 (8.33%) QA Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Change Management
4 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 4 (33.33%) Quality Management
4 4 (33.33%) Release Management
4 4 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Automation Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) BDD
7 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
7 1 (8.33%) Open Source
7 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
7 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Java
1 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (8.33%) Perl
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) QA
2 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
Reading, Berkshire
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