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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 50 64 47
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 4 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.92% 0.95% 3.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 1.12% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 15
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £37,782
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.59%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
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
393 535 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 90.34% 85.06% 81.11%
Number of salaries quoted 344 421 353
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of job ads across the Slough 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 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
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Slough region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (100.00%) Smart Meter
1 4 (100.00%) 4G
1 4 (100.00%) 802.1X

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) 4G
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Smart Meter
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) HP