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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Testing
Rank 164 170 154
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -16
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 5 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.16% 0.054% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.064% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £37,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,750 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +13.97%
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
2799 3134 2604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 87.80% 84.29% 80.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1776 2101 1694
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Testing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +11 5 £37,500 - 1
Glasgow - 4 - -
Functional Testing
UK

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 5 (62.50%) Finance
1 5 (62.50%) Test Management
1 5 (62.50%) Test Strategy
2 4 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (50.00%) QA
2 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) ISEB
3 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
4 1 (12.50%) CSS3
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) User Stories
4 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (12.50%) JIRA
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 1 (12.50%) System Testing
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) NHibernate

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Test Manager
2 4 (50.00%) Programme Test Manager
2 4 (50.00%) Test Programme Manager
2 4 (50.00%) Programme Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) SOAP
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) XSL
1 1 (12.50%) NHibernate
1 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
1 1 (12.50%) HTML5
1 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
1 1 (12.50%) CSS3
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Test Management
1 5 (62.50%) Test Strategy
2 4 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) User Stories
4 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 1 (12.50%) System Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) HP
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago