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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Testing
Rank 54 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.85% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% - -
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Average salary £37,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
378 474 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 77.62% 76.45% 78.97%
Number of salaries quoted 325 390 392
Average salary £49,500 £51,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £37,350
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 12 September 2014.

Functional Testing Salary Histogram in Slough

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 15 (71.43%) Java
2 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 12 (57.14%) Apache
2 12 (57.14%) Tomcat
2 12 (57.14%) XHTML
2 12 (57.14%) HTML
2 12 (57.14%) J2EE
2 12 (57.14%) Servlets
2 12 (57.14%) Struts
2 12 (57.14%) XML
2 12 (57.14%) XSLT
2 12 (57.14%) Solaris
2 12 (57.14%) Eclipse
2 12 (57.14%) IntelliJ
2 12 (57.14%) Extreme Programming
2 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) TDD
2 12 (57.14%) Pair Programming
2 12 (57.14%) MVC
2 12 (57.14%) Subversion
2 12 (57.14%) Spring
2 12 (57.14%) JIRA
2 12 (57.14%) GigaSpaces
2 12 (57.14%) Velocity
2 12 (57.14%) JSR 168
2 12 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (57.14%) Alfresco
2 12 (57.14%) Groovy
2 12 (57.14%) Liferay
2 12 (57.14%) Scala

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 12 (57.14%) Apache
1 12 (57.14%) Tomcat
1 12 (57.14%) Alfresco
1 12 (57.14%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 12 (57.14%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Eclipse
1 12 (57.14%) IntelliJ
1 12 (57.14%) Subversion
1 12 (57.14%) JIRA
1 12 (57.14%) Gradle
1 12 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 3 (14.29%) Selenium
3 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.76%) Hudson
General
1 8 (38.10%) Telecoms
2 7 (33.33%) Finance
3 5 (23.81%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Test Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Functional Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Functional Test Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Test Leader
3 3 (14.29%) QA Leader
4 2 (9.52%) Billing Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Support Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Trainee
5 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) HTML
1 12 (57.14%) J2EE
1 12 (57.14%) Servlets
1 12 (57.14%) Struts
1 12 (57.14%) XML
1 12 (57.14%) XSLT
1 12 (57.14%) XHTML
1 12 (57.14%) Spring
1 12 (57.14%) Velocity
1 12 (57.14%) JSR 168
2 1 (4.76%) Symfony
2 1 (4.76%) Backbone.js
2 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Open Source
2 5 (23.81%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Solaris
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) MVC
1 12 (57.14%) Extreme Programming
1 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (57.14%) TDD
1 12 (57.14%) Pair Programming
1 12 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
1 12 (57.14%) Web Application Development
2 8 (38.10%) E-Commerce
3 5 (23.81%) Quality Management
4 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.76%) Release Management
5 1 (4.76%) OO
5 1 (4.76%) CRM
5 1 (4.76%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) Java
2 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 12 (57.14%) Groovy
2 12 (57.14%) Scala
3 1 (4.76%) PHP
3 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) GigaSpaces
2 1 (4.76%) Zend
2 1 (4.76%) Cognizant