The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Functional Testing
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 117 115
Rank change year-on-year -27 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 3 10 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.15% 0.53% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.60% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 11
Median salary £40,625 £39,500 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.84% -23.30%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,125 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,125 £41,100 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1714 1662 1825
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 88.21% 88.73% 85.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1312 1379 1528
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Functional Testing in Cambridgeshire

Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Functional Testing in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Functional Testing in Cambridgeshire

Functional Testing
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Testing within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -23 1 £47,500 +20.25% 1
Peterborough - 1 £33,750 -
Functional Testing
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) Open Source
3 3 (42.86%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (42.86%) GFS2
3 3 (42.86%) Server Virtualisation
3 3 (42.86%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 3 (42.86%) Storage Virtualisation
3 3 (42.86%) Open Source Development
3 3 (42.86%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 3 (42.86%) C
3 3 (42.86%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) SAS
3 3 (42.86%) Ethernet
3 3 (42.86%) NFS
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) Device Driver
3 3 (42.86%) Requirements Management
3 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) JIRA
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing

Functional Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Ethernet
1 3 (42.86%) Fibre Channel
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 1 (14.29%) JMeter
3 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
3 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
3 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
3 1 (14.29%) YouTrack
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Development Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) QA Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Quality Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software QA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Device Driver
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 3 (42.86%) Open Source
3 3 (42.86%) Open Source Development
3 3 (42.86%) Requirements Management
3 3 (42.86%) Server Virtualisation
3 3 (42.86%) Storage Virtualisation
3 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 1 (14.29%) Case Management
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (14.29%) V-Model
5 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C
1 3 (42.86%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) GFS2
1 3 (42.86%) NFS
1 3 (42.86%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago