Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Functional Testing
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 129 120
Rank change year-on-year -3 -9 -16
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 12 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.56% 0.19% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.21% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 16
East Sussex median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% -18.18%
10th Percentile £32,250 £35,500 £34,625
90th Percentile £72,500 £50,000 £48,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,440 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.03% -5.69% +5.88%

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 East Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,863 1,910 1,835
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 86.73% 93.03% 89.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,629 1,707 1,624
East Sussex median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £68,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Functional Testing in East Sussex

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for Functional Testing in East Sussex

Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Functional Testing in East Sussex over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Functional Testing in East Sussex

Functional Testing
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Testing within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 15 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +8 12 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Functional Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT jobs citing Functional Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 6 (50.00%) User Experience
2 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
2 5 (41.67%) Open Source
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) PHP
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) QA
3 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 4 (33.33%) Node.js
3 4 (33.33%) React
4 3 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Identity Management
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) Load Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Security Testing
5 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
5 2 (16.67%) GitHub
5 2 (16.67%) Bitbucket
5 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (16.67%) Black-Box Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 2 (16.67%) SailPoint
5 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 2 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
6 1 (8.33%) SaaS

Functional Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) GitHub
2 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MS Access
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Bitbucket
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) JavaScript Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (8.33%) Functional QA Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Project Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) QA Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) QA Automation Tester
3 1 (8.33%) QA Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) QA Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
2 4 (33.33%) Node.js
2 4 (33.33%) React
3 2 (16.67%) SailPoint
4 1 (8.33%) .NET
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) User Experience
2 3 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (8.33%) e-Learning
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (8.33%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Open Source
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 3 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Black-Box Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (16.67%) Identity Management
4 2 (16.67%) Load Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Security Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
5 1 (8.33%) Coaching
5 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
5 1 (8.33%) QA Automation
5 1 (8.33%) Release Management
5 1 (8.33%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) PHP
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Wonderware