The first table below looks at the demand for Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Testing
Rank 105 - 103
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.29% - 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1075 1105 1158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 76.95% 76.52% 83.67%
Number of salaries quoted 944 911 991
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Functional Testing
South East

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Functional Testing Salary Trend in West Sussex

Functional Testing
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Testing within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Crawley - 2 £45,000 -
Gatwick - 1 £40,000 -
Functional Testing
South East

Functional Testing
Top 19 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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%) HP
1 7 (100.00%) JIRA
1 7 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (85.71%) Test Management
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (85.71%) Workflow
3 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
4 4 (57.14%) VBScript
5 3 (42.86%) ISEB
5 3 (42.86%) Workflow Management
5 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
6 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) VB
6 1 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 1 (14.29%) QA
6 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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.

Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) JIRA
2 6 (85.71%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Test Management
1 6 (85.71%) Workflow
2 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) Workflow Management
4 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) VBScript
3 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISEB
1 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) HP