Period
to 25 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 25 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Functional Testing
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 76 97 82
Rank change year-on-year +21 -15 -4
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 8 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.01% 0.17% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 0.18% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 5
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £53,750 £31,250 £34,400
Median salary % change year-on-year +72.00% -9.16% +14.67%
10th Percentile £26,875 £27,875 £25,250
90th Percentile £65,625 £33,625 £42,420
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £53,750 £32,500 £34,400
% change year-on-year +65.38% -5.52% +14.67%

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 728 1,083 713
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 91.46% 91.62% 88.90%
Number of salaries quoted 567 937 623
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £36,150
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +16.18% -3.60%
10th Percentile £25,650 £22,500 £21,800
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £51,250
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £36,625
% change year-on-year +1.19% +14.68% +2.95%

Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Functional Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Functional Testing in Newcastle upon Tyne

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for Functional Testing in Newcastle upon Tyne

Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Functional Testing in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 25 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Functional Testing in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, IT jobs citing Functional Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
1 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
1 3 (37.50%) Scrum
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) QA
1 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (25.00%) MVVM
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle SCM
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Subversion
2 2 (25.00%) Ruby
2 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (25.00%) C
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (25.00%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) SLA
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management

Functional Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle SCM
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (25.00%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Electronics
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Functional Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) QA Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) QA Leader
3 1 (12.50%) QA Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Software Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Scrum
1 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 2 (25.00%) Commercial Awareness
2 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) MVVM
2 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Leadership
2 2 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Value Proposition
3 1 (12.50%) Context-Driven Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) C
2 2 (25.00%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
2 2 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) SAP