Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 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 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Functional Testing
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 70 75
Rank change year-on-year +22 +5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 4 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 1.08% 0.97% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 1.10% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 12
Ipswich median annual salary £51,250 £27,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +86.36% -31.25% -
10th Percentile £37,475 £24,050 £32,500
90th Percentile £57,750 £37,850 £43,050
Suffolk median annual salary £51,250 £29,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +73.73% -26.25% -

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 Ipswich with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 338 634 774
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 91.11% 87.69% 86.77%
Number of salaries quoted 317 581 672
Ipswich median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -3.85% -2.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,750 £22,050
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Suffolk median annual salary £40,000 £35,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +12.68% -8.97% -2.50%

Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for Functional Testing in Ipswich

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for Functional Testing in Ipswich

Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Functional Testing in Ipswich over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Functional Testing in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 3 (75.00%) 802.11
1 3 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
1 3 (75.00%) 802.1X
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) QlikView
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Data Extraction
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

Functional Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) 802.11
1 3 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Leader
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) Data Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) Machine Learning
1 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle