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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Testing
South East / Surrey
Rank 158 173 162
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -11
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 6 25 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.23% 0.66% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.76% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 43
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £56,300 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%

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
2181 3296 3828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 82.93% 87.06% 87.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1853 2838 3227
Median salary £48,750 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.51% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,791 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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
Guildford +26 1 £37,500 +66.66%
Staines +3 1 £52,500 +75.00%
Dorking - 1 £45,000 -
Functional Testing
South East

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 16 (47.06%) QA
2 15 (44.12%) Software Testing
2 15 (44.12%) C#
2 15 (44.12%) SQL
3 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (41.18%) SDLC
4 13 (38.24%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (38.24%) ISTQB
5 12 (35.29%) Selenium
5 12 (35.29%) Test Strategy
6 11 (32.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 11 (32.35%) ISEB
6 11 (32.35%) Test Scripting
6 11 (32.35%) Test Automation
7 10 (29.41%) .NET
8 9 (26.47%) Windows
9 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
9 8 (23.53%) WebDriver
9 8 (23.53%) JIRA
9 8 (23.53%) User Stories
9 8 (23.53%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (20.59%) Software Delivery
10 7 (20.59%) Atlassian
10 7 (20.59%) Software Architecture
10 7 (20.59%) MSTest
11 6 (17.65%) C++
11 6 (17.65%) Java
11 6 (17.65%) Non-Functional Testing
12 5 (14.71%) Finance
12 5 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing

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 1 (2.94%) Drupal
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) Data Lake
2 3 (8.82%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (8.82%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 3 (8.82%) BusinessObjects XI
2 3 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.82%) Qlik Sense
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) Big Data
3 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
3 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (35.29%) Selenium
2 8 (23.53%) JIRA
2 8 (23.53%) WebDriver
3 7 (20.59%) MSTest
4 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.88%) Cucumber
5 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.94%) InstallShield
6 1 (2.94%) JMeter
6 1 (2.94%) PHPUnit
6 1 (2.94%) Protractor
6 1 (2.94%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.94%) Advertising
3 1 (2.94%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.94%) Automotive
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Analyst
2 12 (35.29%) Test Analyst
3 9 (26.47%) Developer
4 8 (23.53%) Automation Test Analyst
5 7 (20.59%) Functional Analyst
5 7 (20.59%) Functional Test Analyst
5 7 (20.59%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) C# Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Support Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) .NET Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Business Developer
7 3 (8.82%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) QA Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Software Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Software Test Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Systems Support
8 2 (5.88%) Systems Support Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) .NET
2 3 (8.82%) XML
3 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.94%) Behat
3 1 (2.94%) CSS
3 1 (2.94%) CSS3
3 1 (2.94%) HTML
3 1 (2.94%) HTML5
3 1 (2.94%) jQuery
3 1 (2.94%) Node.js
3 1 (2.94%) Symfony
3 1 (2.94%) Web Services
3 1 (2.94%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 13 (38.24%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.88%) Derivative
3 2 (5.88%) Equities
4 1 (2.94%) Blockchain
4 1 (2.94%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (2.94%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) Linux
3 2 (5.88%) Android
3 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.94%) Solaris
4 1 (2.94%) Unix
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Software Testing
2 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (41.18%) SDLC
3 12 (35.29%) Test Strategy
4 11 (32.35%) Test Automation
4 11 (32.35%) Test Scripting
5 8 (23.53%) Continuous Delivery
5 8 (23.53%) User Stories
6 7 (20.59%) Software Architecture
6 7 (20.59%) Software Delivery
7 6 (17.65%) Non-Functional Testing
8 5 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (11.76%) Automation Testing
9 4 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (11.76%) Regression Testing
10 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (8.82%) Data Mapping
10 3 (8.82%) Data Modelling
10 3 (8.82%) DevOps
10 3 (8.82%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) C#
1 15 (44.12%) SQL
2 6 (17.65%) C++
2 6 (17.65%) Java
3 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 4 (11.76%) Python
4 3 (8.82%) PHP
4 3 (8.82%) Ruby
5 2 (5.88%) C
5 2 (5.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) ISTQB
2 11 (32.35%) ISEB
2 11 (32.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (8.82%) Degree
4 2 (5.88%) PMI Certification
4 2 (5.88%) PMP
5 1 (2.94%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (47.06%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Atlassian
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle
3 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.88%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.94%) Fidessa
5 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.94%) Zend