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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 47 62 65
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +3
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 5 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.18% 0.18% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 0.22% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 6
Median salary £53,223 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+77.40% -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
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
358 465 623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 84.24% 85.79% 87.75%
Number of salaries quoted 289 417 504
Median salary £45,000 £46,377 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.96% +4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of job ads across the Swindon 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 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 29 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Regression Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Test Strategy
3 5 (62.50%) Waterfall
3 5 (62.50%) Mobile App
3 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (62.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 5 (62.50%) SDLC
3 5 (62.50%) Back Office
3 5 (62.50%) Test Management
4 4 (50.00%) Degree
5 3 (37.50%) Selenium
5 3 (37.50%) Java
5 3 (37.50%) JMeter
5 3 (37.50%) Scrum
5 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
5 3 (37.50%) WebDriver
5 3 (37.50%) Cucumber
5 3 (37.50%) BDD
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Coaching
6 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
6 2 (25.00%) System Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 1 (12.50%) Banking
7 1 (12.50%) Jenkins

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Cucumber
1 3 (37.50%) JMeter
1 3 (37.50%) Selenium
1 3 (37.50%) WebDriver
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (62.50%) Back Office
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Test Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (62.50%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Regression Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Test Strategy
3 5 (62.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 5 (62.50%) SDLC
3 5 (62.50%) Test Management
3 5 (62.50%) Waterfall
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
4 3 (37.50%) BDD
4 3 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) Coaching
5 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
5 2 (25.00%) System Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree