The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Functional Testing
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 76 91
Rank change year-on-year -12 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 13 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.07% 1.40% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 1.53% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 7
Median salary £70,000 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +133.33% -25.00%  
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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1121 1112 1237
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 91.89% 91.75% 89.96%
Number of salaries quoted 688 633 750
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Functional Testing in Edinburgh

Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Functional Testing in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Functional Testing in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 19 (55.88%) Finance
2 16 (47.06%) Python
3 15 (44.12%) SQL
4 13 (38.24%) Data Analysis
4 13 (38.24%) Degree
4 13 (38.24%) Hadoop
5 12 (35.29%) Apache Hive
5 12 (35.29%) Regression Analysis
5 12 (35.29%) R
5 12 (35.29%) Change Control
5 12 (35.29%) Machine Learning
5 12 (35.29%) Business Analytics
5 12 (35.29%) Analytics
5 12 (35.29%) Apache Pig
5 12 (35.29%) Ambari
5 12 (35.29%) Factor Analysis
5 12 (35.29%) Line Management
5 12 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (35.29%) KYC
5 12 (35.29%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 12 (35.29%) Case Management
5 12 (35.29%) Decision Tree
5 12 (35.29%) Business Analysis
5 12 (35.29%) Legal
5 12 (35.29%) Risk Management
5 12 (35.29%) Workflow
5 12 (35.29%) Project Management
5 12 (35.29%) Data Mining
5 12 (35.29%) SAS
5 12 (35.29%) Master's Degree

Functional Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 12 (35.29%) Apache Pig
1 12 (35.29%) SAS
2 1 (2.94%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.94%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (38.24%) Hadoop
2 12 (35.29%) Apache Hive
2 12 (35.29%) Data Mining
3 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 5 (14.71%) Bower
2 5 (14.71%) Grunt
2 5 (14.71%) gulp
3 1 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.94%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.94%) JIRA
3 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 19 (55.88%) Finance
2 12 (35.29%) Legal
3 7 (20.59%) Marketing
4 2 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Consultant
2 8 (23.53%) Senior Consultant
3 7 (20.59%) CRM Consultant
3 7 (20.59%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
3 7 (20.59%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
4 5 (14.71%) Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Senior Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Senior UI Developer
4 5 (14.71%) UI Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Data Scientist
5 4 (11.76%) Hadoop Consultant
5 4 (11.76%) SAS Consultant
5 4 (11.76%) Senior SAS Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Systems Test Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Test Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Test Leader
6 2 (5.88%) Test Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Tester
7 1 (2.94%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) Ajax
2 5 (14.71%) AngularJS
2 5 (14.71%) Backbone.js
2 5 (14.71%) CSS
2 5 (14.71%) Ember.js
2 5 (14.71%) HTML
2 5 (14.71%) LESS
2 5 (14.71%) Sass
2 5 (14.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (2.94%) JSON
3 1 (2.94%) RSS
3 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.71%) User Experience
3 3 (8.82%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Unix
3 1 (2.94%) Android
3 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Data Analysis
2 12 (35.29%) Analytics
2 12 (35.29%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 12 (35.29%) Business Analysis
2 12 (35.29%) Business Analytics
2 12 (35.29%) Case Management
2 12 (35.29%) Change Control
2 12 (35.29%) Decision Tree
2 12 (35.29%) Factor Analysis
2 12 (35.29%) KYC
2 12 (35.29%) Line Management
2 12 (35.29%) Machine Learning
2 12 (35.29%) Project Management
2 12 (35.29%) Regression Analysis
2 12 (35.29%) Risk Management
2 12 (35.29%) Workflow
3 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (23.53%) Test Automation
5 7 (20.59%) Coaching
5 7 (20.59%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) Python
2 15 (44.12%) SQL
3 12 (35.29%) R
4 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
5 5 (14.71%) Java
6 1 (2.94%) C
6 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) Degree
2 12 (35.29%) Master's Degree
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.94%) ISEB
3 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 12 (35.29%) Ambari
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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