The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for Functional Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Functional Testing
Hampshire / Basingstoke
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 65 47
Rank change year-on-year +2 -18  
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 10 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 1.71% 0.76% 3.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 0.91% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 13
Median salary £41,250 £28,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.47% -28.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £30,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,875
% change year-on-year - -2.14%  

Functional Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Basingstoke
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 483 441 416
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 82.56% 84.16% 87.03%
Number of salaries quoted 416 374 353
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £64,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke citing Functional Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Functional Testing in Basingstoke

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Salary trend for Functional Testing in Basingstoke

Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Functional Testing in Basingstoke over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Functional Testing in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 16 (76.19%) AngularJS
2 13 (61.90%) .NET
2 13 (61.90%) C#
2 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
3 11 (52.38%) Mentoring
4 9 (42.86%) HTML
4 9 (42.86%) CSS
5 8 (38.10%) Finance
5 8 (38.10%) TDD
5 8 (38.10%) API Development
6 5 (23.81%) ISTQB
6 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework
7 4 (19.05%) Logistics
7 4 (19.05%) Cognizant
7 4 (19.05%) Defect Management
7 4 (19.05%) Pega
7 4 (19.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (14.29%) REST
8 3 (14.29%) Laravel
8 3 (14.29%) React
8 3 (14.29%) Selenium IDE
8 3 (14.29%) Kohana
8 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
8 3 (14.29%) WebDriver
8 3 (14.29%) HTML5
8 3 (14.29%) Selenium
8 3 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
8 3 (14.29%) CakePHP
8 3 (14.29%) Ruby
8 3 (14.29%) MySQL

Functional Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 3 (14.29%) Selenium
1 3 (14.29%) Selenium IDE
1 3 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Developer
2 10 (47.62%) Software Developer
3 5 (23.81%) C# Developer
3 5 (23.81%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Test Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) PHP Developer
6 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
6 2 (9.52%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (4.76%) Manual Tester
7 1 (4.76%) MySQL Developer
7 1 (4.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Software Tester
7 1 (4.76%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) AngularJS
2 13 (61.90%) .NET
3 9 (42.86%) CSS
3 9 (42.86%) HTML
4 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework
5 3 (14.29%) CakePHP
5 3 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
5 3 (14.29%) HTML5
5 3 (14.29%) Kohana
5 3 (14.29%) Laravel
5 3 (14.29%) React
5 3 (14.29%) REST
5 3 (14.29%) SOAP
6 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (9.52%) CSS3
7 1 (4.76%) Yii
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Mentoring
2 8 (38.10%) API Development
2 8 (38.10%) TDD
3 4 (19.05%) Defect Management
3 4 (19.05%) Logistics
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (14.29%) MVC
5 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (9.52%) Web Development
6 1 (4.76%) Front End Development
6 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (4.76%) Time Management
6 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) C#
1 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
2 3 (14.29%) PHP
2 3 (14.29%) Ruby
2 3 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) ISTQB
2 4 (19.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Cognizant
1 4 (19.05%) Pega