The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Testing
Rank 70 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.90% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.25%
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 Slough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
536 455 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 80.24% 77.78% 83.15%
Number of salaries quoted 389 370 401
Average salary £49,500 £55,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +20.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,250 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Functional Testing Salary Trend in Slough

Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the Slough region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Functional Testing Salary Histogram in Slough

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Telecoms
3 6 (40.00%) ISEB
3 6 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 6 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (40.00%) Logistics
3 6 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 6 (40.00%) Data Mining
3 6 (40.00%) ETL
3 6 (40.00%) Integration Testing
3 6 (40.00%) Test Management
3 6 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (40.00%) V-Model
3 6 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) QA
4 5 (33.33%) Billing
4 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
5 3 (20.00%) Open Source
5 3 (20.00%) Gradle
5 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (20.00%) GitHub
5 3 (20.00%) Apache
5 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
5 3 (20.00%) Alfresco
5 3 (20.00%) Liferay
5 3 (20.00%) Eclipse
5 3 (20.00%) IntelliJ
5 3 (20.00%) Subversion
5 3 (20.00%) JIRA

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) Apache
1 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (20.00%) Alfresco
1 3 (20.00%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Data Mining
2 3 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (20.00%) IntelliJ
1 3 (20.00%) Subversion
1 3 (20.00%) JIRA
1 3 (20.00%) Gradle
1 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.67%) Hudson
General
1 7 (46.67%) Telecoms
2 5 (33.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Tester
3 3 (20.00%) Tester
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Functional Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Functional Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Test Leader
4 2 (13.33%) Billing Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Support Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) HTML
1 3 (20.00%) J2EE
1 3 (20.00%) Servlets
1 3 (20.00%) Struts
1 3 (20.00%) XML
1 3 (20.00%) XSLT
1 3 (20.00%) XHTML
1 3 (20.00%) Spring
1 3 (20.00%) Velocity
1 3 (20.00%) JSR 168
2 1 (6.67%) Symfony
2 1 (6.67%) Backbone.js
2 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 3 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Solaris
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Logistics
2 6 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 6 (40.00%) Test Management
2 6 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (40.00%) ETL
2 6 (40.00%) Regression Testing
2 6 (40.00%) V-Model
2 6 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (20.00%) Web Application Development
3 3 (20.00%) MVC
3 3 (20.00%) Migration
3 3 (20.00%) Extreme Programming
3 3 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (20.00%) System Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (20.00%) TDD
3 3 (20.00%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (20.00%) Groovy
2 3 (20.00%) Scala
3 1 (6.67%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) ISEB
1 6 (40.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) GigaSpaces
2 1 (6.67%) Zend