The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Testing
Rank 71 - 51
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 5 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.68% - 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% - 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £37,500 - £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
Functional Testing
Wiltshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
602 541 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 81.68% 87.12% 79.68%
Number of salaries quoted 477 430 356
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,114 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Functional Testing Salary Trend in Swindon

Functional Testing
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Banking
1 7 (100.00%) Retail
1 7 (100.00%) Retail Banking
1 7 (100.00%) Use Case
1 7 (100.00%) Test Scripting

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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.

General
1 7 (100.00%) Banking
1 7 (100.00%) Retail
1 7 (100.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
1 7 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 7 (100.00%) Functional Analyst
1 7 (100.00%) Functional Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Use Case
1 7 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL