The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Functional Testing
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 84 102
Rank change year-on-year +6 +18  
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 9 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.03% 1.51% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 1.64% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 2
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -16.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -3.84%  

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 797 975 1037
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 90.98% 92.07% 85.99%
Number of salaries quoted 637 768 785
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for Functional Testing in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 12 (100.00%) Selenium
2 11 (91.67%) Regression Testing
3 9 (75.00%) QA
4 8 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (66.67%) JIRA
5 7 (58.33%) QA Automation
6 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
6 6 (50.00%) Workflow
7 4 (33.33%) Finance
7 4 (33.33%) Java
8 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
8 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
9 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
9 2 (16.67%) SDLC
9 2 (16.67%) Smoke Testing
9 2 (16.67%) System Testing
9 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
9 2 (16.67%) Test Management
9 2 (16.67%) Degree
9 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 2 (16.67%) SQL
10 1 (8.33%) .NET
10 1 (8.33%) XML
10 1 (8.33%) HND
10 1 (8.33%) IntelliJ
10 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
10 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
10 1 (8.33%) C#

Functional Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Selenium
2 8 (66.67%) JIRA
3 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (8.33%) IntelliJ
4 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) QA Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Java Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Java Automation Tester
4 1 (8.33%) QA Automation Tester
4 1 (8.33%) QA Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Regression Testing
2 8 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (58.33%) QA Automation
4 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 6 (50.00%) Workflow
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
6 2 (16.67%) SDLC
6 2 (16.67%) Smoke Testing
6 2 (16.67%) System Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Test Management
6 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
7 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (8.33%) Defect Management
7 1 (8.33%) High Availability
7 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
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