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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 173 149 168
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +19
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 30 66 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.77% 1.47% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 1.70% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 25 57 31
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £53,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
3369 3893 3701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 86.96% 86.88% 84.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2906 3266 2911
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,209
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +0.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Testing within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leatherhead -11 10 £50,000 - 3
Walton-on-Thames -2 4 £31,500 +3.27%
Woking -4 3 £35,000 -33.33%
Guildford +5 2 £22,500 -43.75% 2
Dorking - 1 £35,000 -
Reigate - 1 £57,500 -
Weybridge - 1 £50,000 -
Functional Testing
South East

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 58 (58.59%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (48.48%) Software Testing
3 47 (47.47%) SQL
3 47 (47.47%) Selenium
4 46 (46.46%) JavaScript
5 40 (40.40%) QA
5 40 (40.40%) Test Automation
6 39 (39.39%) PHP
7 38 (38.38%) Test Scripting
8 35 (35.35%) Test Strategy
8 35 (35.35%) Non-Functional Testing
8 35 (35.35%) Linux
9 33 (33.33%) ISEB
9 33 (33.33%) Regression Testing
9 33 (33.33%) Jenkins
9 33 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
9 33 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 32 (32.32%) Ruby
10 32 (32.32%) Software Engineering
10 32 (32.32%) Python
11 31 (31.31%) MySQL
12 28 (28.28%) Java
12 28 (28.28%) ISTQB
13 25 (25.25%) WebDriver
14 24 (24.24%) TDD
15 23 (23.23%) Open Source
16 22 (22.22%) Perl
16 22 (22.22%) HTML
16 22 (22.22%) Windows
16 22 (22.22%) CSS

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 (12.12%) Node.js
2 2 (2.02%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.02%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (2.02%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.01%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (6.06%) MS Office
2 3 (3.03%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.01%) Mingle
3 1 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Infor M3
2 1 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 19 (19.19%) Internet
2 11 (11.11%) VoIP
3 2 (2.02%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.01%) DHCP
4 1 (1.01%) DNS
4 1 (1.01%) Firewall
4 1 (1.01%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (31.31%) MySQL
2 20 (20.20%) MongoDB
3 19 (19.19%) NoSQL
4 9 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 6 (6.06%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 47 (47.47%) Selenium
2 33 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 25 (25.25%) WebDriver
4 20 (20.20%) JMeter
4 20 (20.20%) Protractor
5 13 (13.13%) PHPUnit
6 12 (12.12%) JIRA
7 11 (11.11%) InstallShield
8 4 (4.04%) HP UFT
8 4 (4.04%) Visual Studio
9 2 (2.02%) CasperJS
9 2 (2.02%) PhantomJS
9 2 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.01%) Bugzilla
10 1 (1.01%) LoadRunner
10 1 (1.01%) QARun
10 1 (1.01%) TestDirector
10 1 (1.01%) Toad
10 1 (1.01%) WebLOAD
10 1 (1.01%) WinRunner
General
1 13 (13.13%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.06%) Finance
3 2 (2.02%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (33.33%) Analyst
2 31 (31.31%) Test Engineer
3 28 (28.28%) Software Test Engineer
4 25 (25.25%) Tester
5 24 (24.24%) Developer
6 21 (21.21%) Software Engineer
7 20 (20.20%) Test Analyst
8 18 (18.18%) Software Tester
9 17 (17.17%) Software Analyst
10 15 (15.15%) QA Analyst
11 12 (12.12%) Senior Test Engineer
12 11 (11.11%) Software Test Analyst
12 11 (11.11%) Web Developer
13 10 (10.10%) Senior Software Engineer
13 10 (10.10%) Senior Software Test Engineer
14 8 (8.08%) Automation Analyst
15 7 (7.07%) PHP Developer
15 7 (7.07%) VoIP Engineer
15 7 (7.07%) VoIP Test Engineer
16 6 (6.06%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (22.22%) CSS
1 22 (22.22%) HTML
2 20 (20.20%) jQuery
2 20 (20.20%) LAMP
2 20 (20.20%) Web Services
3 14 (14.14%) HTML5
4 13 (13.13%) CSS3
4 13 (13.13%) Symfony
4 13 (13.13%) Yii
5 11 (11.11%) XML
6 6 (6.06%) .NET
7 3 (3.03%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.02%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (2.02%) STL
8 2 (2.02%) WebKit
9 1 (1.01%) Akka
9 1 (1.01%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.01%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (1.01%) spray
9 1 (1.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.04%) Client/Server
3 3 (3.03%) AS400
3 3 (3.03%) iSeries
4 2 (2.02%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.02%) Derivative
4 2 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.02%) Equities
4 2 (2.02%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.01%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.01%) CESG
5 1 (1.01%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.01%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.01%) User Experience
5 1 (1.01%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 35 (35.35%) Linux
2 22 (22.22%) Windows
3 15 (15.15%) Unix
4 11 (11.11%) Solaris
5 1 (1.01%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (58.59%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (48.48%) Software Testing
3 40 (40.40%) Test Automation
4 38 (38.38%) Test Scripting
5 35 (35.35%) Non-Functional Testing
5 35 (35.35%) Test Strategy
6 33 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (33.33%) Regression Testing
6 33 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 32 (32.32%) Software Engineering
8 24 (24.24%) TDD
9 23 (23.23%) Open Source
10 20 (20.20%) BDD
10 20 (20.20%) Workflow
11 16 (16.16%) Automated Testing
12 15 (15.15%) MVC
13 14 (14.14%) OO
14 13 (13.13%) Configuration Management
14 13 (13.13%) Performance Testing
14 13 (13.13%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 47 (47.47%) SQL
2 46 (46.46%) JavaScript
3 39 (39.39%) PHP
4 32 (32.32%) Python
4 32 (32.32%) Ruby
5 28 (28.28%) Java
6 22 (22.22%) Perl
7 17 (17.17%) C#
8 15 (15.15%) C++
9 14 (14.14%) C
10 6 (6.06%) VB
11 2 (2.02%) Objective-C
11 2 (2.02%) VB6
12 1 (1.01%) Scala
Qualifications
1 33 (33.33%) ISEB
2 28 (28.28%) ISTQB
3 13 (13.13%) Degree
4 8 (8.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.01%) CCNA
5 1 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.01%) MCITP
5 1 (1.01%) MCSA
5 1 (1.01%) MCSE
5 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.01%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.01%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (40.40%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (1.01%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.01%) Terminal Services
1 1 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.01%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (13.13%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (13.13%) Puppet
2 6 (6.06%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (1.01%) vMotion
Vendors
1 13 (13.13%) Zend
2 11 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 6 (6.06%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.03%) IBM
5 2 (2.02%) Oracle
6 1 (1.01%) Citrix
6 1 (1.01%) HP
6 1 (1.01%) Remedy
6 1 (1.01%) VMware
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