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

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Testing
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 93 135 115
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -20
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 10 10 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.80% 0.48% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.55% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 25
Median salary £65,000 - £48,250
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 - £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 - £52,000
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 Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1051 1806 2009
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 84.42% 87.29% 85.20%
Number of salaries quoted 781 1437 1363
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £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 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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the Reading region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Functional Testing Salary Histogram in Reading

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 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 Reading region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) Regression Testing
2 9 (90.00%) Selenium
3 6 (60.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (50.00%) Gradle
4 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (50.00%) User Stories
4 5 (50.00%) Grunt
4 5 (50.00%) TestNG
4 5 (50.00%) Mocha
4 5 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 5 (50.00%) Cucumber
4 5 (50.00%) Build Automation
4 5 (50.00%) FitNesse
4 5 (50.00%) Degree
4 5 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 5 (50.00%) Physics
4 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (50.00%) QA
4 5 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (50.00%) TDD
4 5 (50.00%) Maven
4 5 (50.00%) Java
4 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (50.00%) Ant
5 4 (40.00%) IIS
5 4 (40.00%) Web Services
5 4 (40.00%) RAD
5 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Selenium
2 5 (50.00%) Ant
2 5 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 5 (50.00%) FitNesse
2 5 (50.00%) Gradle
2 5 (50.00%) Grunt
2 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (50.00%) Maven
2 5 (50.00%) Mocha
2 5 (50.00%) TestNG
3 4 (40.00%) Selenium IDE
3 4 (40.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
1 5 (50.00%) Developer in Test
1 5 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 5 (50.00%) Principal Developer
1 5 (50.00%) Principal Java Developer
1 5 (50.00%) Test Automation Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Head of Testing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) Regression Testing
3 6 (60.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (50.00%) Build Automation
4 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 5 (50.00%) Physics
4 5 (50.00%) TDD
4 5 (50.00%) User Stories
4 5 (50.00%) Waterfall
5 4 (40.00%) Compatibility Testing
5 4 (40.00%) ETL
5 4 (40.00%) Integration Testing
5 4 (40.00%) RAD
5 4 (40.00%) Scrum
5 4 (40.00%) System Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
5 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Use Case
5 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) ISEB
2 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) HP