Period
to 14 December 2018

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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Functional Testing
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 82 78
Rank change year-on-year -7 -4 0
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 5 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.53% 0.73% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.81% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £50,000 £43,750 £35,200
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +24.29% +10.52%
10th Percentile £32,750 £38,125 £30,725
90th Percentile £63,750 £50,375 £38,395
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £50,000 £43,750 £35,200
% change year-on-year +14.29% +24.29% +10.52%

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 887 742 794
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 94.06% 90.49% 85.47%
Number of salaries quoted 747 638 647
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,250 £23,925 £25,300
90th Percentile £66,933 £65,000 £60,000
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%

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 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Functional Testing in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, 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 (60.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle SCM
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) SLA
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Serverless
3 1 (20.00%) Commercial Awareness
3 1 (20.00%) Value Proposition
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Leadership
3 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C#

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 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle SCM
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (20.00%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Functional Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Commercial Awareness
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) MVVM
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Leadership
3 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) Value Proposition
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle