The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Slough region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Testing
Rank 58 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.02% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £70,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,050 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+15.77% +6.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
359 518 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 73.42% 79.20% 78.87%
Number of salaries quoted 299 439 385
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,300 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Functional Testing
Berkshire

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 31 July 2014.

Functional Testing Salary Histogram in Slough

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 23 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (86.96%) JavaScript
2 20 (86.96%) J2EE
2 20 (86.96%) Servlets
2 20 (86.96%) Struts
2 20 (86.96%) XML
2 20 (86.96%) XSLT
2 20 (86.96%) Solaris
2 20 (86.96%) Apache
2 20 (86.96%) Tomcat
2 20 (86.96%) XHTML
2 20 (86.96%) Eclipse
2 20 (86.96%) IntelliJ
2 20 (86.96%) HTML
2 20 (86.96%) MVC
2 20 (86.96%) TDD
2 20 (86.96%) Pair Programming
2 20 (86.96%) Subversion
2 20 (86.96%) Spring
2 20 (86.96%) Extreme Programming
2 20 (86.96%) GigaSpaces
2 20 (86.96%) Velocity
2 20 (86.96%) JSR 168
2 20 (86.96%) Continuous Integration
2 20 (86.96%) Alfresco
2 20 (86.96%) Groovy
2 20 (86.96%) Liferay
2 20 (86.96%) Scala
2 20 (86.96%) JIRA
2 20 (86.96%) Open Source

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 20 (86.96%) Apache
1 20 (86.96%) Tomcat
1 20 (86.96%) Alfresco
1 20 (86.96%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 20 (86.96%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (86.96%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 20 (86.96%) Eclipse
1 20 (86.96%) IntelliJ
1 20 (86.96%) Subversion
1 20 (86.96%) JIRA
1 20 (86.96%) Gradle
1 20 (86.96%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.04%) Selenium
General
1 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Developer
2 3 (13.04%) Test Leader
2 3 (13.04%) QA Leader
3 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (86.96%) J2EE
1 20 (86.96%) Servlets
1 20 (86.96%) Struts
1 20 (86.96%) XML
1 20 (86.96%) XSLT
1 20 (86.96%) XHTML
1 20 (86.96%) HTML
1 20 (86.96%) Spring
1 20 (86.96%) Velocity
1 20 (86.96%) JSR 168
Miscellaneous
1 20 (86.96%) Open Source
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (86.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) MVC
1 20 (86.96%) TDD
1 20 (86.96%) Pair Programming
1 20 (86.96%) Extreme Programming
1 20 (86.96%) Continuous Integration
1 20 (86.96%) Web Application Development
2 13 (56.52%) E-Commerce
3 10 (43.48%) Quality Management
4 3 (13.04%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (86.96%) JavaScript
2 20 (86.96%) Groovy
2 20 (86.96%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (86.96%) GigaSpaces
2 1 (4.35%) Cognizant