The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Functional Testing
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 354 356 319
Rank change year-on-year +2 -37  
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 285 305 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.77% 0.77% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 0.85% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 169 250 335
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £70,000
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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 33547 35737 39897
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 91.07% 90.55% 88.99%
Number of salaries quoted 26755 30975 33510
Median salary £60,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.83% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £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 London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 London

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Functional Testing in London

Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Functional Testing in London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Functional Testing in London

Functional Testing
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Testing within the London region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +6 31 £65,000 +18.18% 15
Wimbledon +11 5 £47,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £41,750 -
Hammersmith - 2 £50,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £46,000 -
Functional Testing
England

For the 6 months to 26 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 London region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 286 (54.79%) QA
2 280 (53.64%) Test Automation
3 233 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
4 175 (33.52%) Finance
5 151 (28.93%) Selenium
6 145 (27.78%) SQL
7 143 (27.39%) Non-Functional Testing
8 141 (27.01%) Banking
9 134 (25.67%) Java
10 120 (22.99%) User Acceptance Testing
11 103 (19.73%) Regression Testing
12 99 (18.97%) JavaScript
13 88 (16.86%) Test Strategy
14 83 (15.90%) Test Scripting
15 82 (15.71%) Windows
16 77 (14.75%) TDD
17 75 (14.37%) ISTQB
17 75 (14.37%) Git (software)
18 73 (13.98%) Analytical Skills
19 72 (13.79%) Computer Science
19 72 (13.79%) Microsoft
20 69 (13.22%) Scrum
20 69 (13.22%) Continuous Integration
21 68 (13.03%) Degree
22 67 (12.84%) BDD
22 67 (12.84%) Project Management
22 67 (12.84%) Oracle
23 66 (12.64%) Configuration Management
24 64 (12.26%) ISEB
24 64 (12.26%) JIRA

Functional Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 27 (5.17%) Apache
2 14 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (1.92%) CMS
3 10 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 10 (1.92%) Tomcat
4 9 (1.72%) WebLogic
5 7 (1.34%) Confluence
6 6 (1.15%) SharePoint
7 5 (0.96%) Apache Spark
8 4 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (0.77%) MQSeries
8 4 (0.77%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.57%) JBoss
9 3 (0.57%) nginx
9 3 (0.57%) Oracle UPK
10 2 (0.38%) Gunicorn
10 2 (0.38%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (0.38%) Tornado
10 2 (0.38%) uWSGI
11 1 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 13 (2.49%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (2.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.96%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.19%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 18 (3.45%) Actimize
2 5 (0.96%) VisionPLUS
3 3 (0.57%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.57%) PeopleSoft CRM
4 2 (0.38%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.38%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 2 (0.38%) Oracle FAH
4 2 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.38%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (0.38%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 2 (0.38%) Oracle iProcurement
4 2 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.38%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.38%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 2 (0.38%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.38%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.38%) Sentinel
4 2 (0.38%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 31 (5.94%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.72%) BrowserStack
3 7 (1.34%) SaaS
4 4 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.19%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.19%) GitHub
5 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.41%) HTTP
2 12 (2.30%) SSL
3 10 (1.92%) DNS
4 8 (1.53%) Internet
4 8 (1.53%) TCP/IP
5 7 (1.34%) HTTPS
6 5 (0.96%) FTP
7 4 (0.77%) Firewall
7 4 (0.77%) IPv4
7 4 (0.77%) SMTP
8 2 (0.38%) DHCP
9 1 (0.19%) Cisco IPT
9 1 (0.19%) Intranet
9 1 (0.19%) LAN
9 1 (0.19%) PuTTY
9 1 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.19%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (9.58%) SQL Server
2 44 (8.43%) Relational Database
3 37 (7.09%) MySQL
4 32 (6.13%) Data Warehouse
5 26 (4.98%) NoSQL
6 25 (4.79%) Oracle ODI
7 22 (4.21%) Big Data
8 16 (3.07%) RDBMS
9 15 (2.87%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (1.53%) MongoDB
11 7 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (1.15%) Oracle BI EE
13 5 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
14 4 (0.77%) DB2
14 4 (0.77%) Hadoop
14 4 (0.77%) Informix
14 4 (0.77%) MariaDB
14 4 (0.77%) Redis
15 3 (0.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 3 (0.57%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 151 (28.93%) Selenium
2 75 (14.37%) Git (software)
3 64 (12.26%) JIRA
4 62 (11.88%) Cucumber
5 53 (10.15%) WebDriver
6 49 (9.39%) HP UFT
7 38 (7.28%) Jenkins
8 31 (5.94%) SoapUI
9 29 (5.56%) JMeter
9 29 (5.56%) JUnit
9 29 (5.56%) Rational Functional Tester
9 29 (5.56%) Subversion
10 23 (4.41%) TeamCity
11 20 (3.83%) MSI
11 20 (3.83%) TestNG
12 19 (3.64%) LoadRunner
13 13 (2.49%) SpecFlow
14 12 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
14 12 (2.30%) webpack
15 10 (1.92%) Maven
General
1 175 (33.52%) Finance
2 141 (27.01%) Banking
3 51 (9.77%) Retail
4 47 (9.00%) Investment Banking
5 40 (7.66%) Retail Banking
6 30 (5.75%) Law
7 21 (4.02%) Back Office
8 20 (3.83%) Legal
8 20 (3.83%) Polish Language
9 18 (3.45%) Corporate Banking
10 14 (2.68%) Games
11 12 (2.30%) Marketing
12 10 (1.92%) Front Office
13 6 (1.15%) Automotive
14 4 (0.77%) Telecoms
15 3 (0.57%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.38%) Advertising
16 2 (0.38%) Billing
16 2 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
17 1 (0.19%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 169 (32.38%) Analyst
2 89 (17.05%) Developer
3 72 (13.79%) Test Analyst
4 46 (8.81%) QA Engineer
5 42 (8.05%) Business Analyst
5 42 (8.05%) QA Analyst
6 41 (7.85%) Test Leader
7 35 (6.70%) Tester
8 33 (6.32%) Financial Analyst
9 31 (5.94%) Automation Test Analyst
10 30 (5.75%) QA Test Analyst
11 29 (5.56%) Consultant
12 28 (5.36%) Banking Analyst
13 26 (4.98%) Senior Developer
13 26 (4.98%) Test Manager
14 25 (4.79%) QA Leader
15 23 (4.41%) Project Leader
15 23 (4.41%) Test Project Leader
16 22 (4.21%) Lead Test Analyst
16 22 (4.21%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (11.49%) HTML
2 52 (9.96%) CSS
3 51 (9.77%) XML
4 45 (8.62%) .NET
5 40 (7.66%) HTML5
5 40 (7.66%) RESTful
5 40 (7.66%) Web Services
6 33 (6.32%) AngularJS
6 33 (6.32%) React
7 32 (6.13%) JSON
8 31 (5.94%) REST
9 29 (5.56%) Node.js
10 28 (5.36%) Gherkin
10 28 (5.36%) SOAP
11 24 (4.60%) CSS3
12 23 (4.41%) Murex Flex
13 20 (3.83%) Oracle GoldenGate
14 19 (3.64%) Ember.js
14 19 (3.64%) LAMP
14 19 (3.64%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 73 (13.98%) Analytical Skills
2 72 (13.79%) Computer Science
3 54 (10.34%) Management Information System
4 49 (9.39%) User Experience
5 33 (6.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 26 (4.98%) Fixed Income
7 20 (3.83%) Fintech
8 13 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (2.30%) Mobile App
9 12 (2.30%) Photography
10 11 (2.11%) Online Gambling
11 9 (1.72%) Derivative
12 7 (1.34%) N-Tier
13 6 (1.15%) Hedge funds
14 4 (0.77%) Greenfield Project
14 4 (0.77%) Virtual Team
15 3 (0.57%) Equities
15 3 (0.57%) NHS
15 3 (0.57%) OTC Derivatives
15 3 (0.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 82 (15.71%) Windows
2 54 (10.34%) Linux
3 29 (5.56%) Android
3 29 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 26 (4.98%) Unix
5 25 (4.79%) Windows 7
6 23 (4.41%) Apple iOS
7 21 (4.02%) Windows 10
8 20 (3.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (3.83%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.38%) Solaris
10 1 (0.19%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 280 (53.64%) Test Automation
2 233 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
3 143 (27.39%) Non-Functional Testing
4 120 (22.99%) User Acceptance Testing
5 103 (19.73%) Regression Testing
6 88 (16.86%) Test Strategy
7 83 (15.90%) Test Scripting
8 77 (14.75%) TDD
9 69 (13.22%) Continuous Integration
9 69 (13.22%) Scrum
10 67 (12.84%) BDD
10 67 (12.84%) Project Management
11 66 (12.64%) Configuration Management
12 62 (11.88%) Scenario Testing
13 60 (11.49%) SDLC
14 53 (10.15%) Continuous Improvement
15 48 (9.20%) Asset Management
15 48 (9.20%) Performance Testing
15 48 (9.20%) Test Management
16 41 (7.85%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 145 (27.78%) SQL
2 134 (25.67%) Java
3 99 (18.97%) JavaScript
4 41 (7.85%) C#
5 37 (7.09%) Python
6 32 (6.13%) PHP
7 25 (4.79%) VBScript
8 20 (3.83%) Ruby
9 16 (3.07%) VB.NET
10 12 (2.30%) C++
10 12 (2.30%) TypeScript
11 9 (1.72%) ES6
12 8 (1.53%) Kotlin
13 7 (1.34%) Groovy
13 7 (1.34%) PL/SQL
14 6 (1.15%) Scala
15 5 (0.96%) Shell Script
16 4 (0.77%) C
17 3 (0.57%) Apple Swift
17 3 (0.57%) XPath
Qualifications
1 75 (14.37%) ISTQB
2 68 (13.03%) Degree
3 64 (12.26%) ISEB
4 23 (4.41%) Security Cleared
5 22 (4.21%) Computer Science Degree
5 22 (4.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 17 (3.26%) DV Cleared
7 8 (1.53%) ISEB Practitioner
8 6 (1.15%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.77%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 4 (0.77%) Master's Degree
9 4 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (0.77%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 2 (0.38%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.38%) PMP
11 1 (0.19%) ICAEW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 286 (54.79%) QA
2 4 (0.77%) Data Quality
2 4 (0.77%) HL7
2 4 (0.77%) ISO 9001
2 4 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.57%) MiFID
4 2 (0.38%) AIFMD
4 2 (0.38%) EMIR
4 2 (0.38%) SLA
4 2 (0.38%) UCITS
5 1 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.19%) WAI
System Software
1 20 (3.83%) Microsoft App-V
2 14 (2.68%) Docker
3 5 (0.96%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.96%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 27 (5.17%) HP Quality Center
2 24 (4.60%) Ansible
3 20 (3.83%) SCCM
4 6 (1.15%) logstash
5 5 (0.96%) Rancher
6 4 (0.77%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 4 (0.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (0.77%) WebSphere Cast Iron
7 3 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (0.57%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.38%) Kibana
8 2 (0.38%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.19%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.19%) Puppet
Vendors
1 72 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 67 (12.84%) Oracle
3 29 (5.56%) Murex
4 22 (4.21%) HP
5 20 (3.83%) AppSense
6 17 (3.26%) SAP
7 12 (2.30%) Google
8 10 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (1.53%) Capita
9 8 (1.53%) IBM
9 8 (1.53%) VMware
10 7 (1.34%) Cognizant
10 7 (1.34%) Siebel
11 6 (1.15%) Citrix
11 6 (1.15%) LexisNexis
12 5 (0.96%) Atlassian
12 5 (0.96%) Zend
13 4 (0.77%) CA Agile Central
14 3 (0.57%) BMC
14 3 (0.57%) PeopleSoft
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 80000 per year
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
The Workshop Technologies Ltd
Salary: £negotiable
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Energon People
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £34,000- £50,000 plus an incredible package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £52,000- £92,000 plus an incredible package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 7 days ago
North West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus+benefits+package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £34,000- £50,000 plus an incredible package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Charles Taylor Plc
Salary: Market related
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Charles Taylor plc
Salary: Market related
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £52,000- £92,000 plus an incredible package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £34,000 - £95,000 base salary + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
The Workshop
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
West London
Pole Star Space Applications
Salary: From £40,000 to £44,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Virtusa
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 21 days ago