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

Functional Testing
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 74 -
Rank change year-on-year +14 -  
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.19% 0.43% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -  
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 Leicestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 447 593 600
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 86.63% 85.94% 81.86%
Number of salaries quoted 367 507 516
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Functional Testing in Leicestershire

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

1 10 (100.00%) QA
1 10 (100.00%) Selenium
1 10 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 10 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
2 8 (80.00%) Mobile App
2 8 (80.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 8 (80.00%) Kanban
2 8 (80.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) OO
2 8 (80.00%) Scrum
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Retail
2 8 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) Capybara
3 4 (40.00%) Calabash
3 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (40.00%) Protractor
4 2 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
4 2 (20.00%) BrowserStack
4 2 (20.00%) BDD
4 2 (20.00%) Gherkin
4 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (20.00%) Test Management
4 2 (20.00%) Ranorex
4 2 (20.00%) API Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) HP UFT

Functional Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (20.00%) BrowserStack
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (40.00%) Calabash
2 4 (40.00%) Capybara
2 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (40.00%) Protractor
3 2 (20.00%) HP UFT
3 2 (20.00%) JIRA
3 2 (20.00%) Ranorex
3 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (80.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
1 8 (80.00%) QA Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Lead Test Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) QA Leader
2 6 (60.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) QA Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) QA Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Quality Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
1 10 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 8 (80.00%) Kanban
2 8 (80.00%) OO
2 8 (80.00%) Scrum
2 8 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) API Testing
3 2 (20.00%) BDD
3 2 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
3 2 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
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