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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Functional Testing
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 80 107
Rank change year-on-year -9 +27  
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 3 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.33% 0.71% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.79% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 7
Median salary £46,500 £37,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.00% +36.36%  
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 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 864 758 1332
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 93.61% 90.13% 87.57%
Number of salaries quoted 648 633 1069
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% +1.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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

Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Functional Testing in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Functional Testing in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 12 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 11 (91.67%) Selenium
3 8 (66.67%) JIRA
3 8 (66.67%) Regression Testing
3 8 (66.67%) QA
4 6 (50.00%) QA Automation
4 6 (50.00%) Workflow
4 6 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
6 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Java
7 2 (16.67%) HP
7 2 (16.67%) Finance
7 2 (16.67%) Validation
7 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
7 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (8.33%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (8.33%) Scenario Testing
8 1 (8.33%) SDLC
8 1 (8.33%) Defect Management
8 1 (8.33%) High Availability
8 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
8 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
8 1 (8.33%) SaaS
8 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (8.33%) Web Development
8 1 (8.33%) Degree

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) Selenium
2 8 (66.67%) JIRA
3 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) QA Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Test Automation Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) JIRA Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (66.67%) Regression Testing
3 6 (50.00%) QA Automation
3 6 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Workflow
4 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Validation
7 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (8.33%) Defect Management
7 1 (8.33%) High Availability
7 1 (8.33%) OOP
7 1 (8.33%) Scenario Testing
7 1 (8.33%) SDLC
7 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) HND
2 1 (8.33%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) HP
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
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