The table below looks at the statistics 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 91 96 88
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 13 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.18% 0.56% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 0.70% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 9
Average salary £32,500 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.12% +3.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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 West Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
968 863 870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 87.92% 80.13% 84.80%
Number of salaries quoted 892 743 786
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -10.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +11 8 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Burgess Hill - 2 £41,250 -
Haywards Heath - 1 £32,500 -
Functional Testing
South East

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 44 (75.86%) Automated Testing
1 44 (75.86%) QA
1 44 (75.86%) Manual Testing
2 37 (63.79%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (62.07%) SDLC
4 34 (58.62%) Regression Testing
5 32 (55.17%) Waterfall
6 30 (51.72%) TDD
6 30 (51.72%) Software Testing
6 30 (51.72%) Unit Testing
7 29 (50.00%) Integration Testing
8 28 (48.28%) Web Services
8 28 (48.28%) System Integration Testing
9 27 (46.55%) HP Quality Center
9 27 (46.55%) Compatibility Testing
9 27 (46.55%) HP
10 26 (44.83%) Selenium
11 23 (39.66%) RAD
12 21 (36.21%) MS Excel
12 21 (36.21%) PHP
12 21 (36.21%) SQL
12 21 (36.21%) SQL Server
12 21 (36.21%) ColdFusion
12 21 (36.21%) Web Development
13 20 (34.48%) Java
13 20 (34.48%) User Stories
14 17 (29.31%) ISEB
14 17 (29.31%) ISTQB
14 17 (29.31%) Performance Testing
15 13 (22.41%) Finance

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 21 (36.21%) ColdFusion
2 10 (17.24%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (36.21%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (36.21%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 26 (44.83%) Selenium
2 4 (6.90%) WebDriver
3 3 (5.17%) Eclipse
3 3 (5.17%) JMeter
3 3 (5.17%) JUnit
3 3 (5.17%) LoadRunner
3 3 (5.17%) Selenium IDE
4 2 (3.45%) JIRA
5 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.72%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (22.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (68.97%) QA Engineer
2 37 (63.79%) Tester
3 29 (50.00%) Analyst
3 29 (50.00%) Test Analyst
4 28 (48.28%) QA Tester
5 17 (29.31%) Web Engineer
5 17 (29.31%) Web Tester
6 16 (27.59%) QA Test Engineer
6 16 (27.59%) Test Engineer
7 15 (25.86%) QA Analyst
7 15 (25.86%) QA Test Analyst
7 15 (25.86%) Web Analyst
7 15 (25.86%) Web Test Analyst
8 12 (20.69%) Systems Tester
9 8 (13.79%) Java Engineer
10 6 (10.34%) E-Commerce Analyst
10 6 (10.34%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
10 6 (10.34%) E-Commerce Tester
10 6 (10.34%) Software Test Analyst
10 6 (10.34%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (48.28%) Web Services
2 3 (5.17%) CSS
2 3 (5.17%) HTML
2 3 (5.17%) HTML5
3 1 (1.72%) JSON
3 1 (1.72%) SOAP
3 1 (1.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.72%) Mainframe
2 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (75.86%) Automated Testing
1 44 (75.86%) Manual Testing
2 37 (63.79%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (62.07%) SDLC
4 34 (58.62%) Regression Testing
5 32 (55.17%) Waterfall
6 30 (51.72%) Software Testing
6 30 (51.72%) TDD
6 30 (51.72%) Unit Testing
7 29 (50.00%) Integration Testing
8 28 (48.28%) System Integration Testing
9 27 (46.55%) Compatibility Testing
10 23 (39.66%) RAD
11 21 (36.21%) Web Development
12 20 (34.48%) User Stories
13 17 (29.31%) Performance Testing
14 12 (20.69%) Continuous Improvement
15 10 (17.24%) Test Scripting
16 6 (10.34%) Non-Functional Testing
16 6 (10.34%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 21 (36.21%) PHP
1 21 (36.21%) SQL
2 20 (34.48%) Java
3 3 (5.17%) C#
3 3 (5.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (29.31%) ISEB
1 17 (29.31%) ISTQB
2 10 (17.24%) Degree
3 7 (12.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (75.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 27 (46.55%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.72%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 27 (46.55%) HP
2 13 (22.41%) Oracle
3 4 (6.90%) Pega
4 3 (5.17%) Rally
5 2 (3.45%) Informatica
6 1 (1.72%) CA
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago