The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 116 146 121
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -25
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 24 21 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.01% 0.69% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 0.76% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 36
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,875
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -18.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,600 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £38,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Functional Testing
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2120 2746 2873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.11% 89.59% 88.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1313 1736 1889
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Functional Testing Salary Trend in Scotland

Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Functional Testing Salary Histogram in Scotland

Functional Testing
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Testing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Edinburgh +18 12 £55,000 +129.16% 1
Glasgow +13 6 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Inverclyde - 3 £42,500 -
Functional Testing
UK

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 50 (81.97%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (54.10%) Finance
3 32 (52.46%) Scrum
4 29 (47.54%) Time Management
5 27 (44.26%) Git (software)
5 27 (44.26%) Sass
5 27 (44.26%) AngularJS
5 27 (44.26%) Bower
5 27 (44.26%) JavaScript
5 27 (44.26%) CSS
5 27 (44.26%) gulp
6 25 (40.98%) HTML
6 25 (40.98%) Web Design
6 25 (40.98%) Grunt
6 25 (40.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 25 (40.98%) User Experience
6 25 (40.98%) LESS
6 25 (40.98%) Ember.js
6 25 (40.98%) Responsive Web Design
6 25 (40.98%) Backbone.js
6 25 (40.98%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (36.07%) Ajax
7 22 (36.07%) Web Accessibility
8 16 (26.23%) Infrastructure Management
9 13 (21.31%) Java
10 11 (18.03%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (18.03%) Selenium
11 9 (14.75%) QA
11 9 (14.75%) Test Strategy
11 9 (14.75%) .NET

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) DNS
1 2 (3.28%) HTTP
1 2 (3.28%) HTTPS
Development Applications
1 27 (44.26%) Bower
1 27 (44.26%) Git (software)
1 27 (44.26%) gulp
2 25 (40.98%) Grunt
3 11 (18.03%) Selenium
4 5 (8.20%) Appium
5 1 (1.64%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.64%) WebDriver
General
1 33 (54.10%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Billing
3 3 (4.92%) Electronics
4 1 (1.64%) Law
Job Titles
1 38 (62.30%) Developer
2 27 (44.26%) UI Developer
3 24 (39.34%) Senior Developer
4 21 (34.43%) Senior UI Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (9.84%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (9.84%) iOS Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Tester
5 6 (9.84%) Web Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Web UI Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Java Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Test Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Lead Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Lead Java Developer
8 3 (4.92%) QA Tester
8 3 (4.92%) Test Manager
9 2 (3.28%) .NET Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Architect
9 2 (3.28%) C# Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (44.26%) AngularJS
1 27 (44.26%) CSS
1 27 (44.26%) Sass
2 25 (40.98%) Backbone.js
2 25 (40.98%) Ember.js
2 25 (40.98%) HTML
2 25 (40.98%) LESS
2 25 (40.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 22 (36.07%) Ajax
4 9 (14.75%) .NET
5 7 (11.48%) Web Services
6 6 (9.84%) Core Data
7 5 (8.20%) REST
8 4 (6.56%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 25 (40.98%) User Experience
2 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.84%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.92%) Linux
3 2 (3.28%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (81.97%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (52.46%) Scrum
3 29 (47.54%) Time Management
4 25 (40.98%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (40.98%) Responsive Web Design
4 25 (40.98%) Web Design
5 22 (36.07%) Web Accessibility
6 16 (26.23%) Infrastructure Management
7 11 (18.03%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (14.75%) Test Strategy
9 8 (13.11%) Regression Testing
9 8 (13.11%) Test Automation
10 7 (11.48%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (11.48%) Manual Testing
10 7 (11.48%) Mentoring
10 7 (11.48%) Project Management
11 6 (9.84%) Front End Development
11 6 (9.84%) iOS Development
11 6 (9.84%) Unit Testing
11 6 (9.84%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 27 (44.26%) JavaScript
2 13 (21.31%) Java
3 7 (11.48%) C#
4 6 (9.84%) C
4 6 (9.84%) Objective-C
5 3 (4.92%) Python
5 3 (4.92%) SQL
6 1 (1.64%) Apple Swift
6 1 (1.64%) PL/1
6 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (8.20%) Degree
2 3 (4.92%) HND
2 3 (4.92%) ISEB
2 3 (4.92%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.64%) CIPD
3 1 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (8.20%) Oracle
2 3 (4.92%) HP
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