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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 151 124 174
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +50
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 29 75 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.86% 1.79% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 2.09% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 24 65 43
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.58%
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
2849 3583 3936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 84.62% 85.57% 84.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2334 3135 3158
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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 1 October 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 1 October 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
Chertsey - 7 £47,500 -
Woking +7 6 £60,000 +23.07%
Redhill +20 4 - -
Leatherhead -17 3 £53,500 +7.00%
Walton-on-Thames +7 1 £31,500 -
Guildford +4 1 - - 1
Functional Testing
South East

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 31 (46.27%) QA
2 30 (44.78%) Test Strategy
3 29 (43.28%) ISTQB
4 28 (41.79%) ISEB
5 27 (40.30%) C#
5 27 (40.30%) Software Testing
6 26 (38.81%) User Acceptance Testing
6 26 (38.81%) SQL
7 25 (37.31%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (35.82%) Finance
9 23 (34.33%) Non-Functional Testing
9 23 (34.33%) Analytical Skills
10 21 (31.34%) Test Automation
11 19 (28.36%) SDLC
12 18 (26.87%) Windows
13 17 (25.37%) Test Scripting
14 16 (23.88%) C++
15 15 (22.39%) Oracle
15 15 (22.39%) SQL Server
15 15 (22.39%) Regression Testing
16 14 (20.90%) Python
16 14 (20.90%) Data Modelling
16 14 (20.90%) Business Intelligence
16 14 (20.90%) Ruby
17 13 (19.40%) Data Analysis
17 13 (19.40%) Software Engineering
17 13 (19.40%) Selenium
17 13 (19.40%) ETL
17 13 (19.40%) Data Warehouse
17 13 (19.40%) .NET

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 (1.49%) Apache Pig
1 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (11.94%) MS Office
2 7 (10.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.93%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.39%) SQL Server
2 13 (19.40%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (19.40%) Qlik Sense
3 10 (14.93%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (14.93%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 10 (14.93%) BusinessObjects XI
4 9 (13.43%) Data Lake
5 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (2.99%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (1.49%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.49%) Big Data
7 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.49%) QlikView
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (19.40%) Selenium
2 11 (16.42%) JIRA
2 11 (16.42%) WebDriver
3 10 (14.93%) InstallShield
4 7 (10.45%) MSTest
5 4 (5.97%) Jenkins
6 3 (4.48%) JMeter
6 3 (4.48%) Protractor
7 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.49%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.49%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.49%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (35.82%) Finance
2 10 (14.93%) Aerospace
2 10 (14.93%) Automotive
2 10 (14.93%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.99%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.49%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (37.31%) Analyst
2 22 (32.84%) Developer
3 18 (26.87%) Test Analyst
4 13 (19.40%) Tester
5 11 (16.42%) Automation Tester
6 10 (14.93%) Business Developer
6 10 (14.93%) Business Objects Developer
7 8 (11.94%) Automation Test Analyst
7 8 (11.94%) Functional Analyst
7 8 (11.94%) Functional Test Analyst
8 7 (10.45%) Junior
8 7 (10.45%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 7 (10.45%) Systems Tester
9 6 (8.96%) Junior Tester
9 6 (8.96%) Software Analyst
9 6 (8.96%) Software Test Analyst
9 6 (8.96%) Systems Analyst
10 5 (7.46%) Business Systems Analyst
10 5 (7.46%) Junior Automation Tester
10 5 (7.46%) Junior Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.40%) .NET
2 10 (14.93%) XML
3 3 (4.48%) Web Services
4 2 (2.99%) HTML
4 2 (2.99%) LAMP
5 1 (1.49%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.49%) CSS
5 1 (1.49%) CSS3
5 1 (1.49%) HTML5
5 1 (1.49%) jQuery
5 1 (1.49%) Node.js
5 1 (1.49%) Symfony
5 1 (1.49%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 23 (34.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.46%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.97%) Derivative
3 4 (5.97%) Equities
4 1 (1.49%) Fintech
4 1 (1.49%) iPad
4 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.49%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.87%) Windows
2 11 (16.42%) Linux
3 10 (14.93%) Solaris
3 10 (14.93%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (44.78%) Test Strategy
2 27 (40.30%) Software Testing
3 26 (38.81%) User Acceptance Testing
4 25 (37.31%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (34.33%) Non-Functional Testing
6 21 (31.34%) Test Automation
7 19 (28.36%) SDLC
8 17 (25.37%) Test Scripting
9 15 (22.39%) Regression Testing
10 14 (20.90%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (20.90%) Data Modelling
11 13 (19.40%) Data Analysis
11 13 (19.40%) ETL
11 13 (19.40%) Software Engineering
11 13 (19.40%) Time Management
12 11 (16.42%) Data Mapping
12 11 (16.42%) DevOps
13 10 (14.93%) Manual Testing
13 10 (14.93%) System Testing
14 8 (11.94%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 27 (40.30%) C#
2 26 (38.81%) SQL
3 16 (23.88%) C++
4 14 (20.90%) Python
4 14 (20.90%) Ruby
5 11 (16.42%) Perl
6 10 (14.93%) C
7 9 (13.43%) Java
8 8 (11.94%) JavaScript
9 4 (5.97%) PHP
10 2 (2.99%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (43.28%) ISTQB
2 28 (41.79%) ISEB
3 13 (19.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 12 (17.91%) Degree
5 5 (7.46%) PMI Certification
5 5 (7.46%) PMP
6 1 (1.49%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (46.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (22.39%) Oracle
2 10 (14.93%) Red Hat
3 7 (10.45%) Atlassian
4 6 (8.96%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.46%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.49%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.49%) Fidessa
6 1 (1.49%) Zend
Guildford, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + possible remote work
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