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

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 118 132 159
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +27
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 43 31 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.49% 0.98% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 1.08% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 9
Median salary £34,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £34,500 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £56,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,050
% change year-on-year
- +7.96%
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
2602 2871 3172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.22% 90.43% 86.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1465 1831 2140
Median salary £45,000 £42,926 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
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 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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +19 31 £34,000 -15.00% 1
Glasgow -21 7 £38,750 +7.63% 1
Fife - 5 £35,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £37,500 -
Functional Testing
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Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 43 (65.15%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (50.00%) Finance
3 32 (48.48%) Scrum
4 31 (46.97%) Time Management
4 31 (46.97%) User Experience
5 29 (43.94%) Git (software)
6 25 (37.88%) HTML
6 25 (37.88%) AngularJS
6 25 (37.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 24 (36.36%) Grunt
7 24 (36.36%) Backbone.js
7 24 (36.36%) Responsive Web Design
7 24 (36.36%) Sass
7 24 (36.36%) LESS
7 24 (36.36%) Ember.js
7 24 (36.36%) Bower
7 24 (36.36%) gulp
7 24 (36.36%) JavaScript
7 24 (36.36%) CSS
7 24 (36.36%) Web Design
8 21 (31.82%) Web Accessibility
8 21 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (31.82%) Ajax
9 18 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (19.70%) Regression Testing
11 12 (18.18%) Java
11 12 (18.18%) Degree
11 12 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
11 12 (18.18%) Infrastructure Management
12 11 (16.67%) SQL

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.52%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.52%) MySQL
1 1 (1.52%) Redis
Development Applications
1 29 (43.94%) Git (software)
2 24 (36.36%) Bower
2 24 (36.36%) Grunt
2 24 (36.36%) gulp
3 10 (15.15%) Selenium
4 9 (13.64%) JIRA
5 5 (7.58%) Cucumber
5 5 (7.58%) LabVIEW
6 4 (6.06%) Appium
6 4 (6.06%) TestComplete
7 1 (1.52%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.52%) JUnit
7 1 (1.52%) Maven
7 1 (1.52%) TestLink
7 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (10.61%) Banking
3 6 (9.09%) Billing
4 5 (7.58%) Electronics
4 5 (7.58%) Manufacturing
4 5 (7.58%) Military
5 3 (4.55%) Law
6 1 (1.52%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (50.00%) Developer
2 24 (36.36%) UI Developer
3 15 (22.73%) Senior Developer
3 15 (22.73%) Senior UI Developer
4 9 (13.64%) Test Manager
4 9 (13.64%) Tester
5 7 (10.61%) Test Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (9.09%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (9.09%) Web Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Web UI Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Automation Tester
7 5 (7.58%) Development Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Functional Tester
7 5 (7.58%) Java Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Lead Java Developer
7 5 (7.58%) QA Automation Tester
7 5 (7.58%) QA Tester
7 5 (7.58%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (37.88%) AngularJS
1 25 (37.88%) HTML
1 25 (37.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 24 (36.36%) Backbone.js
2 24 (36.36%) CSS
2 24 (36.36%) Ember.js
2 24 (36.36%) LESS
2 24 (36.36%) Sass
3 21 (31.82%) Ajax
4 5 (7.58%) Hibernate
5 4 (6.06%) .NET
6 3 (4.55%) REST
7 2 (3.03%) Web Services
8 1 (1.52%) Apache Flex
8 1 (1.52%) Celery
8 1 (1.52%) Drools
8 1 (1.52%) Flask
8 1 (1.52%) HTML5
8 1 (1.52%) jQuery
8 1 (1.52%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 31 (46.97%) User Experience
2 18 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.58%) Derivative
3 5 (7.58%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.03%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.58%) Linux
1 5 (7.58%) Unix
2 4 (6.06%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (65.15%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (48.48%) Scrum
3 31 (46.97%) Time Management
4 24 (36.36%) Responsive Web Design
4 24 (36.36%) Web Design
5 21 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (31.82%) Web Accessibility
6 13 (19.70%) Regression Testing
7 12 (18.18%) Infrastructure Management
7 12 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (13.64%) Validation
9 8 (12.12%) Migration
9 8 (12.12%) Test Scripting
10 7 (10.61%) Mentoring
10 7 (10.61%) Project Management
10 7 (10.61%) Test Strategy
11 6 (9.09%) Defect Management
11 6 (9.09%) Front End Development
11 6 (9.09%) Test Planning
11 6 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 12 (18.18%) Java
3 11 (16.67%) SQL
4 8 (12.12%) C
5 6 (9.09%) Python
6 5 (7.58%) C#
6 5 (7.58%) VB
7 4 (6.06%) Objective-C
7 4 (6.06%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.52%) PHP
8 1 (1.52%) PL/1
8 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (18.18%) Degree
2 5 (7.58%) DV Cleared
2 5 (7.58%) SC Cleared
2 5 (7.58%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.06%) ISEB
4 3 (4.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.61%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (9.09%) HP
1 6 (9.09%) Oracle
2 2 (3.03%) Telerik
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft
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