The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 148 153 169
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +16
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 38 70 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.11% 1.58% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 1.84% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 32 55 48
Median salary £46,250 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £57,500 £57,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Functional Testing
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2878 3807 4151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 83.78% 85.92% 85.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2398 3307 3363
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of job ads across the Surrey 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 Surrey

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Functional Testing Salary Trend in Surrey

Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Functional Testing Salary Histogram in Surrey

Functional Testing
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Testing within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Woking -2 8 £55,000 +10.00%
Walton-on-Thames +3 5 £31,500 +3.27%
Chertsey - 5 £47,500 - 1
Redhill - 5 - -
Leatherhead +3 3 £53,500 +18.88%
Guildford -1 1 - -
Functional Testing
South East

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 40 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
1 40 (45.45%) Test Strategy
2 36 (40.91%) QA
3 35 (39.77%) ISTQB
4 34 (38.64%) Software Testing
4 34 (38.64%) ISEB
5 31 (35.23%) Windows
6 30 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (34.09%) Non-Functional Testing
7 29 (32.95%) C#
8 28 (31.82%) SQL
9 27 (30.68%) Finance
10 25 (28.41%) Test Automation
11 22 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
12 21 (23.86%) C++
13 20 (22.73%) Python
13 20 (22.73%) Regression Testing
13 20 (22.73%) Ruby
14 19 (21.59%) Test Scripting
14 19 (21.59%) Software Engineering
15 18 (20.45%) Oracle
15 18 (20.45%) SDLC
16 17 (19.32%) Degree
16 17 (19.32%) Selenium
16 17 (19.32%) Time Management
16 17 (19.32%) SQL Server
16 17 (19.32%) Linux
16 17 (19.32%) Data Modelling
16 17 (19.32%) Business Intelligence
17 16 (18.18%) ETL

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (7.95%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.27%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 8 (9.09%) MS Office
2 6 (6.82%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.91%) VoIP
2 7 (7.95%) Firewall
2 7 (7.95%) VLAN
3 2 (2.27%) Internet
4 1 (1.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.32%) SQL Server
2 15 (17.05%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (17.05%) Qlik Sense
3 10 (11.36%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (11.36%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 10 (11.36%) BusinessObjects XI
4 9 (10.23%) Data Lake
5 5 (5.68%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.41%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (3.41%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (2.27%) Apache Hive
7 2 (2.27%) Big Data
7 2 (2.27%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.27%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.27%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.27%) Power BI
7 2 (2.27%) QlikView
7 2 (2.27%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (19.32%) Selenium
2 14 (15.91%) InstallShield
3 13 (14.77%) WebDriver
4 10 (11.36%) JIRA
5 7 (7.95%) Jenkins
6 5 (5.68%) MSTest
7 4 (4.55%) JMeter
7 4 (4.55%) Protractor
8 1 (1.14%) CasperJS
8 1 (1.14%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.14%) PhantomJS
8 1 (1.14%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.14%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (30.68%) Finance
2 14 (15.91%) Telecoms
3 10 (11.36%) Aerospace
3 10 (11.36%) Automotive
4 3 (3.41%) Back Office
5 2 (2.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 29 (32.95%) Analyst
2 26 (29.55%) Developer
3 22 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 18 (20.45%) Tester
5 12 (13.64%) Automation Tester
6 11 (12.50%) Junior
7 10 (11.36%) Automation Test Analyst
7 10 (11.36%) Business Developer
7 10 (11.36%) Business Objects Developer
7 10 (11.36%) Systems Tester
8 7 (7.95%) Software Analyst
8 7 (7.95%) Software Test Analyst
9 6 (6.82%) Functional Analyst
9 6 (6.82%) Functional Test Analyst
9 6 (6.82%) Junior Tester
9 6 (6.82%) QA Analyst
9 6 (6.82%) QA Automation Analyst
9 6 (6.82%) Systems Analyst
10 5 (5.68%) Junior Automation Test Analyst
10 5 (5.68%) Junior Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.91%) XML
2 11 (12.50%) .NET
3 4 (4.55%) HTML
3 4 (4.55%) Web Services
4 3 (3.41%) CSS
4 3 (3.41%) LAMP
5 2 (2.27%) jQuery
5 2 (2.27%) Node.js
6 1 (1.14%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (1.14%) CSS3
6 1 (1.14%) HTML5
6 1 (1.14%) STL
6 1 (1.14%) Symfony
6 1 (1.14%) WebKit
6 1 (1.14%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.95%) CESG
3 6 (6.82%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.55%) Cybercrime
4 4 (4.55%) Derivative
4 4 (4.55%) Equities
5 3 (3.41%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.27%) iPad
6 2 (2.27%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.27%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.14%) AS400
7 1 (1.14%) Fintech
7 1 (1.14%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 31 (35.23%) Windows
2 17 (19.32%) Linux
3 15 (17.05%) Unix
4 14 (15.91%) Solaris
5 8 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (7.95%) Windows Server
6 7 (7.95%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (45.45%) Test Strategy
1 40 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
2 34 (38.64%) Software Testing
3 30 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (34.09%) Non-Functional Testing
4 25 (28.41%) Test Automation
5 20 (22.73%) Regression Testing
6 19 (21.59%) Software Engineering
6 19 (21.59%) Test Scripting
7 18 (20.45%) SDLC
8 17 (19.32%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (19.32%) Data Modelling
8 17 (19.32%) Time Management
9 16 (18.18%) ETL
10 15 (17.05%) Data Analysis
11 14 (15.91%) Manual Testing
12 13 (14.77%) System Testing
13 12 (13.64%) Data Mapping
13 12 (13.64%) DevOps
13 12 (13.64%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 29 (32.95%) C#
2 28 (31.82%) SQL
3 21 (23.86%) C++
4 20 (22.73%) Python
4 20 (22.73%) Ruby
5 16 (18.18%) Perl
6 14 (15.91%) C
7 11 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 10 (11.36%) Java
9 6 (6.82%) PHP
10 3 (3.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (39.77%) ISTQB
2 34 (38.64%) ISEB
3 17 (19.32%) Degree
4 11 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 8 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 7 (7.95%) CCNA
6 7 (7.95%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (7.95%) MCITP
6 7 (7.95%) MCSA
6 7 (7.95%) MCSE
6 7 (7.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (7.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (5.68%) PMI Certification
7 5 (5.68%) PMP
8 1 (1.14%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.14%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (40.91%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.95%) VMware ESXi
1 7 (7.95%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (7.95%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 7 (7.95%) vMotion
2 5 (5.68%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (3.41%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (20.45%) Oracle
2 14 (15.91%) Red Hat
3 13 (14.77%) Microsoft
4 7 (7.95%) Citrix
4 7 (7.95%) VMware
5 5 (5.68%) Atlassian
5 5 (5.68%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.27%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.14%) Fidessa
7 1 (1.14%) IBM
7 1 (1.14%) Zend
Chertsey, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago