The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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
London / City of London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 210 217
Rank change year-on-year +10 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 31 51 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.60% 0.81% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.89% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 28 48 74
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% +15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £42,200 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,200 £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 the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4596 5702 9233
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 89.29% 90.61% 89.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4057 5205 7905
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £81,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Functional Testing in the City of London

Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

Salary histogram for Functional Testing in the City of London

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 City of London region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 27 (46.55%) Banking
2 26 (44.83%) Java
3 21 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (36.21%) QA
4 20 (34.48%) User Acceptance Testing
5 18 (31.03%) Oracle
6 17 (29.31%) Test Automation
7 14 (24.14%) TDD
8 13 (22.41%) Non-Functional Testing
9 12 (20.69%) Photography
10 11 (18.97%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (17.24%) Android
11 10 (17.24%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (17.24%) SQL
11 10 (17.24%) Finance
12 9 (15.52%) JavaScript
12 9 (15.52%) MySQL
12 9 (15.52%) OO
12 9 (15.52%) Test Strategy
12 9 (15.52%) Android Development
13 8 (13.79%) RxJava
13 8 (13.79%) BDD
13 8 (13.79%) NoSQL
13 8 (13.79%) Open Source
13 8 (13.79%) Selenium
13 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
13 8 (13.79%) Kotlin
14 7 (12.07%) RDBMS
14 7 (12.07%) Release Management
14 7 (12.07%) Test Scripting

Functional Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (1.72%) CMS
1 1 (1.72%) Confluence
1 1 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (1.72%) Gunicorn
1 1 (1.72%) IBM Notes
1 1 (1.72%) nginx
1 1 (1.72%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (1.72%) Tornado
1 1 (1.72%) uWSGI
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle E-Business Tax
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle FAH
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle iProcurement
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
1 2 (3.45%) Sentinel
1 2 (3.45%) thinkFolio
2 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.72%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.72%) BrowserStack
1 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) HTTP
2 1 (1.72%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (1.72%) FTP
2 1 (1.72%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.24%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (15.52%) MySQL
3 8 (13.79%) NoSQL
3 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
4 7 (12.07%) RDBMS
4 7 (12.07%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.45%) Data Mining
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.72%) Big Data
6 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (13.79%) Selenium
2 5 (8.62%) Cucumber
2 5 (8.62%) JIRA
2 5 (8.62%) SpecFlow
3 4 (6.90%) JUnit
3 4 (6.90%) NUnit
3 4 (6.90%) SoapUI
3 4 (6.90%) TestNG
3 4 (6.90%) WebDriver
4 3 (5.17%) MSTest
5 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.45%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.72%) Ant
6 1 (1.72%) Gradle
6 1 (1.72%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.72%) Maven
6 1 (1.72%) Rational Functional Tester
6 1 (1.72%) SilkTest
6 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.72%) Toad
General
1 27 (46.55%) Banking
2 10 (17.24%) Finance
3 1 (1.72%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 21 (36.21%) Analyst
1 21 (36.21%) Developer
2 10 (17.24%) Test Analyst
3 9 (15.52%) Android Developer
3 9 (15.52%) Java Developer
4 8 (13.79%) Games Developer
4 8 (13.79%) Java Games Developer
4 8 (13.79%) QA Analyst
4 8 (13.79%) Senior Developer
5 6 (10.34%) Senior Android Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Java Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) QA Automation Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Automation Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) QA Test Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Quality Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Automation Test Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Financial Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Lead Test Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Web Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.79%) RxJava
2 3 (5.17%) Gherkin
2 3 (5.17%) RESTful
3 2 (3.45%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (3.45%) REST
3 2 (3.45%) SOAP
4 1 (1.72%) .NET
4 1 (1.72%) Celery
4 1 (1.72%) Django
4 1 (1.72%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (1.72%) Ember.js
4 1 (1.72%) iOS SDK
4 1 (1.72%) JMS
4 1 (1.72%) Kafka
4 1 (1.72%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (1.72%) SQLAlchemy
4 1 (1.72%) Web Services
4 1 (1.72%) WebSockets
4 1 (1.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.69%) Photography
2 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.45%) Derivative
3 2 (3.45%) Equities
3 2 (3.45%) Fintech
3 2 (3.45%) Fixed Income
3 2 (3.45%) Hedge funds
3 2 (3.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.72%) BYOD
4 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.72%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.72%) Handset
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.24%) Android
2 3 (5.17%) Linux
3 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.45%) Windows
4 1 (1.72%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (34.48%) User Acceptance Testing
3 17 (29.31%) Test Automation
4 14 (24.14%) TDD
5 13 (22.41%) Non-Functional Testing
6 11 (18.97%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (15.52%) Android Development
7 9 (15.52%) OO
7 9 (15.52%) Test Strategy
8 8 (13.79%) BDD
8 8 (13.79%) Open Source
9 7 (12.07%) Integration Testing
9 7 (12.07%) Presales
9 7 (12.07%) Release Management
9 7 (12.07%) Software Architecture
9 7 (12.07%) Test Scripting
10 6 (10.34%) Scenario Testing
11 5 (8.62%) Analytics
11 5 (8.62%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (8.62%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 26 (44.83%) Java
2 10 (17.24%) SQL
3 9 (15.52%) JavaScript
4 8 (13.79%) Kotlin
5 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.72%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) ISEB
1 2 (3.45%) ISTQB
1 2 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.72%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (36.21%) QA
2 2 (3.45%) AIFMD
2 2 (3.45%) SLA
2 2 (3.45%) UCITS
3 1 (1.72%) EMIR
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Ansible
1 1 (1.72%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.72%) Kibana
1 1 (1.72%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.72%) logstash
Vendors
1 18 (31.03%) Oracle
2 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.45%) Charles River
3 2 (3.45%) CQG
3 2 (3.45%) Fidessa
3 2 (3.45%) Hyperion
3 2 (3.45%) Murex
3 2 (3.45%) Sun
4 1 (1.72%) Adobe
4 1 (1.72%) AppDynamics
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco
4 1 (1.72%) Citrix
4 1 (1.72%) Dell
4 1 (1.72%) Google
4 1 (1.72%) HP
4 1 (1.72%) IBM
4 1 (1.72%) ION Trading
4 1 (1.72%) Lotus
4 1 (1.72%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.72%) Workday
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