The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Functional Testing
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 68 84
Rank change year-on-year +1 +16  
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 4 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.67% 1.10% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 1.19% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 7
Median salary £29,000 £55,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -47.27% +83.33%  
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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 545 673 827
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 91.75% 92.70% 88.35%
Number of salaries quoted 456 490 721
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Functional Testing in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 3 (75.00%) Selenium

Functional Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 3 (75.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
Kettering, Northamptonshire
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Posted: 12 days ago