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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Testing
England / London
Rank 364 350 343
Rank change year-on-year -14 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 240 354 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.71% 0.85% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.95% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 186 268 258
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% -2.59%  

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 30321 37360 36768
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 90.15% 89.62% 87.65%
Number of salaries quoted 25414 31908 30653
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,913 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 24 March 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 24 March 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 +22 27 £67,500 +27.35% 6
Hammersmith -9 3 £45,000 +12.50%
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £40,000 -
Croydon +6 1 - -
Isleworth - 1 £32,500 -
Functional Testing
England

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 March 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.

1 252 (54.31%) Agile Software Development
2 249 (53.66%) QA
3 145 (31.25%) Selenium
4 136 (29.31%) Test Automation
5 135 (29.09%) SQL
6 133 (28.66%) Java
7 119 (25.65%) Non-Functional Testing
8 113 (24.35%) User Acceptance Testing
9 108 (23.28%) Continuous Integration
10 105 (22.63%) Finance
11 91 (19.61%) Git (software)
12 87 (18.75%) TDD
13 83 (17.89%) JavaScript
14 77 (16.59%) ISTQB
15 75 (16.16%) Automated Testing
16 74 (15.95%) C#
17 73 (15.73%) Regression Testing
18 68 (14.66%) Scrum
18 68 (14.66%) BDD
19 67 (14.44%) ISEB
20 65 (14.01%) Microsoft
20 65 (14.01%) Banking
21 63 (13.58%) JIRA
21 63 (13.58%) Windows
22 62 (13.36%) .NET
23 61 (13.15%) Cucumber
23 61 (13.15%) Test Scripting
24 60 (12.93%) Manual Testing
25 59 (12.72%) Test Strategy
26 58 (12.50%) Jenkins

Functional Testing
Top Related 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 15 (3.23%) Confluence
2 11 (2.37%) Apache
3 9 (1.94%) WebLogic
4 8 (1.72%) Skype for Business
5 7 (1.51%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (1.08%) CMS
7 5 (1.08%) MQSeries
8 4 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.65%) JBoss
9 3 (0.65%) nginx
10 2 (0.43%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.43%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.22%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.22%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.22%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 40 (8.62%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.37%) MS Office
3 9 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.43%) MS Project
5 1 (0.22%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.43%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 2 (0.43%) SAP CO
1 2 (0.43%) SAP FI
1 2 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (0.43%) Sentinel
1 2 (0.43%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.22%) Demantra
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.22%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle ASCP
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.22%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.51%) GitHub
3 6 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.86%) SaaS
4 4 (0.86%) Trello
5 2 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.22%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.45%) HTTPS
2 13 (2.80%) TCP/IP
3 11 (2.37%) DHCP
3 11 (2.37%) DNS
4 10 (2.16%) HTTP
5 9 (1.94%) ADSL
5 9 (1.94%) LAN
5 9 (1.94%) VPN
5 9 (1.94%) WAN
5 9 (1.94%) WLAN
6 8 (1.72%) Cisco IOS
6 8 (1.72%) FTP
6 8 (1.72%) Internet
7 3 (0.65%) Firewall
7 3 (0.65%) RTP
8 2 (0.43%) Intranet
8 2 (0.43%) IPv4
8 2 (0.43%) SMTP
8 2 (0.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (8.19%) SQL Server
2 34 (7.33%) Data Warehouse
3 31 (6.68%) Relational Database
4 21 (4.53%) MySQL
4 21 (4.53%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (3.45%) Oracle ODI
6 15 (3.23%) NoSQL
7 14 (3.02%) CouchDB
8 13 (2.80%) RDBMS
9 12 (2.59%) Redis
10 9 (1.94%) Big Data
11 7 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (1.29%) Apache Cassandra
13 5 (1.08%) DB2
13 5 (1.08%) SQLPlus
14 4 (0.86%) MariaDB
14 4 (0.86%) OLTP
14 4 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 3 (0.65%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 3 (0.65%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 145 (31.25%) Selenium
2 91 (19.61%) Git (software)
3 63 (13.58%) JIRA
4 61 (13.15%) Cucumber
5 58 (12.50%) Jenkins
6 52 (11.21%) WebDriver
7 39 (8.41%) JUnit
8 34 (7.33%) HP UFT
9 28 (6.03%) Maven
10 25 (5.39%) TestNG
11 24 (5.17%) TeamCity
12 19 (4.09%) Appium
12 19 (4.09%) LoadRunner
12 19 (4.09%) Mockito
12 19 (4.09%) NuGet
12 19 (4.09%) Subversion
13 18 (3.88%) SoapUI
14 17 (3.66%) webpack
15 16 (3.45%) MSI
16 14 (3.02%) Travis CI
General
1 105 (22.63%) Finance
2 65 (14.01%) Banking
3 23 (4.96%) Legal
4 18 (3.88%) Publishing
5 17 (3.66%) Law
6 16 (3.45%) Back Office
7 14 (3.02%) Games
8 13 (2.80%) Corporate Banking
9 12 (2.59%) Polish Language
10 9 (1.94%) Automotive
11 8 (1.72%) Front Office
12 6 (1.29%) Investment Banking
12 6 (1.29%) Marketing
13 5 (1.08%) Advertising
14 4 (0.86%) Retail
14 4 (0.86%) Telecoms
15 2 (0.43%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.22%) Billing
16 1 (0.22%) Electronics
16 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 164 (35.34%) Analyst
2 98 (21.12%) Developer
3 68 (14.66%) Test Analyst
4 53 (11.42%) Business Analyst
5 47 (10.13%) QA Engineer
6 37 (7.97%) Senior Developer
7 35 (7.54%) QA Analyst
8 30 (6.47%) Java Developer
9 29 (6.25%) Tester
10 27 (5.82%) Test Leader
11 20 (4.31%) Automation Test Lead
11 20 (4.31%) QA Test Analyst
11 20 (4.31%) Senior Analyst
11 20 (4.31%) Test Engineer
12 19 (4.09%) Automation Test Analyst
12 19 (4.09%) Senior Test Analyst
13 18 (3.88%) Banking Analyst
14 17 (3.66%) Consultant
14 17 (3.66%) Desktop Analyst
14 17 (3.66%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (13.36%) .NET
2 58 (12.50%) Web Services
3 53 (11.42%) HTML
4 51 (10.99%) CSS
5 36 (7.76%) XML
6 35 (7.54%) RESTful
7 29 (6.25%) AngularJS
8 24 (5.17%) REST
8 24 (5.17%) SOAP
9 22 (4.74%) HTML5
10 16 (3.45%) Node.js
10 16 (3.45%) React
11 15 (3.23%) JSON
11 15 (3.23%) Sass
12 14 (3.02%) CSS3
12 14 (3.02%) Spring
12 14 (3.02%) XSD
13 13 (2.80%) XML Schema
14 12 (2.59%) Gherkin
14 12 (2.59%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 53 (11.42%) Computer Science
2 48 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (9.05%) User Experience
4 35 (7.54%) Mobile App
5 22 (4.74%) Management Information System
6 21 (4.53%) Fintech
7 18 (3.88%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (2.80%) N-Tier
9 10 (2.16%) Photography
10 9 (1.94%) Online Gambling
11 8 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 8 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
12 7 (1.51%) Derivative
13 5 (1.08%) NHS
14 4 (0.86%) Client/Server
14 4 (0.86%) Data Protection Act
15 3 (0.65%) Equities
15 3 (0.65%) Linux Command Line
15 3 (0.65%) Online Games
15 3 (0.65%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 63 (13.58%) Windows
2 49 (10.56%) Android
3 39 (8.41%) Apple iOS
4 31 (6.68%) Linux
5 28 (6.03%) Windows 7
6 21 (4.53%) Windows Server
7 19 (4.09%) Unix
8 16 (3.45%) Windows 10
8 16 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (1.94%) Mac OS X
9 9 (1.94%) Windows 8
9 9 (1.94%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.43%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 252 (54.31%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (29.31%) Test Automation
3 119 (25.65%) Non-Functional Testing
4 113 (24.35%) User Acceptance Testing
5 108 (23.28%) Continuous Integration
6 87 (18.75%) TDD
7 75 (16.16%) Automated Testing
8 73 (15.73%) Regression Testing
9 68 (14.66%) BDD
9 68 (14.66%) Scrum
10 61 (13.15%) Test Scripting
11 60 (12.93%) Manual Testing
12 59 (12.72%) Test Strategy
13 56 (12.07%) SDLC
14 51 (10.99%) Performance Testing
15 49 (10.56%) User Stories
16 48 (10.34%) Software Testing
17 44 (9.48%) OO
18 42 (9.05%) Analytics
19 39 (8.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 135 (29.09%) SQL
2 133 (28.66%) Java
3 83 (17.89%) JavaScript
4 74 (15.95%) C#
5 22 (4.74%) PHP
6 20 (4.31%) Ruby
7 19 (4.09%) Python
8 18 (3.88%) C++
9 15 (3.23%) VBScript
10 14 (3.02%) TypeScript
11 12 (2.59%) Objective-C
12 10 (2.16%) PowerShell
12 10 (2.16%) VB.NET
13 7 (1.51%) Apple Swift
14 6 (1.29%) Kotlin
14 6 (1.29%) PL/SQL
15 5 (1.08%) Scala
15 5 (1.08%) Shell Script
16 4 (0.86%) Groovy
17 2 (0.43%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 77 (16.59%) ISTQB
2 67 (14.44%) ISEB
3 53 (11.42%) Degree
4 17 (3.66%) Security Cleared
5 13 (2.80%) DV Cleared
6 12 (2.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (1.72%) MCP
7 8 (1.72%) MCSA
7 8 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (0.86%) ISEB Practitioner
9 4 (0.86%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.65%) ICAEW
11 1 (0.22%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.22%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 249 (53.66%) QA
2 11 (2.37%) SDET
3 5 (1.08%) HL7
4 4 (0.86%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.43%) AIFMD
5 2 (0.43%) EMIR
5 2 (0.43%) UCITS
System Software
1 18 (3.88%) Docker
2 16 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 16 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (1.29%) XenApp
4 4 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (5.39%) SCCM
2 23 (4.96%) HP Quality Center
3 14 (3.02%) Ansible
4 9 (1.94%) McAfee ePO
4 9 (1.94%) Rancher
5 5 (1.08%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 3 (0.65%) Kibana
6 3 (0.65%) logstash
6 3 (0.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (0.65%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.43%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 2 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.22%) Icinga
8 1 (0.22%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.22%) MIMEsweeper
8 1 (0.22%) Nagios
8 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 65 (14.01%) Microsoft
2 38 (8.19%) Oracle
3 27 (5.82%) HP
4 17 (3.66%) Citrix
4 17 (3.66%) Google
5 16 (3.45%) AppSense
6 15 (3.23%) LexisNexis
7 14 (3.02%) Apple
8 13 (2.80%) Actimize
9 10 (2.16%) IBM
9 10 (2.16%) SAP
10 9 (1.94%) Dell
10 9 (1.94%) Intel Security
11 8 (1.72%) Cisco
11 8 (1.72%) Polycom
11 8 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (1.72%) ServiceNow
12 7 (1.51%) VMware
13 6 (1.29%) Zend
14 4 (0.86%) Atlassian
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