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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Testing
Rank 214 213 210
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 2 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.045% 0.10% 0.021%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.053% 0.12% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
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
3751 4031 3811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 83.73% 82.45% 79.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3258 3258 2990
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
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 31 August 2015. 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 -7 1 £32,500 -
Staines - 1 - -
Functional Testing
South East

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 7 (87.50%) SQL
1 7 (87.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Regression Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
4 3 (37.50%) System Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (37.50%) WinRunner
4 3 (37.50%) TestDirector
4 3 (37.50%) HP UFT
4 3 (37.50%) LoadRunner
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (25.00%) QA
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
6 1 (12.50%) Data Validation
6 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
6 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
6 1 (12.50%) SAS
6 1 (12.50%) Trillium
6 1 (12.50%) UNIX
6 1 (12.50%) Linux
6 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 1 (12.50%) ISEB
6 1 (12.50%) Java

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 1 (12.50%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) WinRunner
1 3 (37.50%) TestDirector
1 3 (37.50%) HP UFT
1 3 (37.50%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Test Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) QA Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior QA Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Regression Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
4 3 (37.50%) System Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Validation
5 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Business Performance Management
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
5 1 (12.50%) Data Validation
5 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Trillium
2 1 (12.50%) DataFlux