Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Functional Testing
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 126 110
Rank change year-on-year +12 -16 +19
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 17 6 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.02% 0.36% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 0.40% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 43
Milton Keynes median annual salary £45,000 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -25.00% +9.59%
10th Percentile £35,050 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £47,425 £34,100 £53,750
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -6.67% +2.74%

Functional Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following 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 or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1504 1495 2314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 90.44% 88.88% 87.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1113 1304 1915
Milton Keynes median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,233
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.63% +5.58%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing Functional Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

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 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Functional Testing in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 11 (64.71%) C#
2 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
3 9 (52.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (47.06%) Test Automation
4 8 (47.06%) MSTest
4 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (47.06%) WCF
4 8 (47.06%) WPF
4 8 (47.06%) Unit Testing
4 8 (47.06%) NUnit
5 6 (35.29%) SDLC
5 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (29.41%) Finance
6 5 (29.41%) Selenium
7 4 (23.53%) Software Testing
7 4 (23.53%) ISTQB
7 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
7 4 (23.53%) ISEB
7 4 (23.53%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (17.65%) System Integration Testing
8 3 (17.65%) Scenario Testing
8 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (17.65%) QA
8 3 (17.65%) Integration Testing
8 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (11.76%) Test Management
9 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
9 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
9 2 (11.76%) HP

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (47.06%) MSTest
2 8 (47.06%) NUnit
3 5 (29.41%) Selenium
4 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
5 1 (5.88%) HP UFT
5 1 (5.88%) Jasmine
5 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
5 1 (5.88%) JIRA
5 1 (5.88%) JMeter
5 1 (5.88%) JUnit
5 1 (5.88%) LoadRunner
5 1 (5.88%) Mocha
5 1 (5.88%) Protractor
5 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
5 1 (5.88%) WinRunner
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Applications Developer
1 8 (47.06%) C# Application Developer
1 8 (47.06%) C# Developer
1 8 (47.06%) C# Web Applications Developer
1 8 (47.06%) Desktop Support
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
1 8 (47.06%) Web Applications Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Test Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Test Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Test Leader
4 2 (11.76%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Lead Test Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Project Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Project Leader
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Project Leader
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Test Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) WCF
1 8 (47.06%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Test Automation
1 8 (47.06%) Unit Testing
2 6 (35.29%) SDLC
3 4 (23.53%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Software Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) Integration Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Scenario Testing
4 3 (17.65%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (11.76%) BDD
5 2 (11.76%) Test Management
5 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
6 1 (5.88%) Load Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
6 1 (5.88%) Project Management
6 1 (5.88%) Stress Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Wealth Management
6 1 (5.88%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) ISEB
1 4 (23.53%) ISTQB
2 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (5.88%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) HP
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle