Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Functional Testing
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 175 144 141
Rank change year-on-year -31 -3 -7
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 3 3 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.099% 0.13% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.15% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 11
Cambridge median annual salary £35,000 £39,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.39% - +12.86%
10th Percentile £32,500 £34,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £46,500 £47,950 £48,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £37,500 £39,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.06% -12.22% +24.65%

Functional Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2820 2039 2537
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 93.04% 89.31% 88.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2148 1674 2178
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +8.43%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £63,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Functional Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Functional Testing in Cambridge

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Functional Testing in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Currency
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) YouTrack
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) Load Testing

Functional Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) JMeter
1 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
1 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
1 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
1 1 (33.33%) YouTrack
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Functional Tester
1 2 (66.67%) QA Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Currency
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA