The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Testing
South East / Surrey
Rank 153 161 129
Rank change year-on-year +8 -32  
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 15 47 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.54% 1.13% 1.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 1.29% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 14 35 80
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £31,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -3.84%  

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 Surrey with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2294 3643 3899
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 82.79% 87.68% 87.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1793 3098 3255
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.52% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Functional Testing in Surrey

Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Functional Testing in Surrey over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Functional Testing in Surrey

Functional Testing
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Testing within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Walton-on-Thames +9 7 £37,500 +19.04%
Staines -11 3 £52,500 -
Leatherhead -7 2 £36,250 -34.09%
Redhill +7 1 - - 1
Woking +4 1 £50,000 +53.84%
Functional Testing
South East

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 13 (59.09%) QA
2 12 (54.55%) Test Automation
2 12 (54.55%) Windows
3 10 (45.45%) XML
3 10 (45.45%) Finance
4 9 (40.91%) Regression Testing
4 9 (40.91%) C++
4 9 (40.91%) Java
4 9 (40.91%) Selenium
4 9 (40.91%) Software Testing
4 9 (40.91%) ISTQB
4 9 (40.91%) Test Strategy
5 8 (36.36%) Automation Testing
5 8 (36.36%) Non-Functional Testing
5 8 (36.36%) C
5 8 (36.36%) Linux
5 8 (36.36%) Python
5 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
6 7 (31.82%) Aerospace
6 7 (31.82%) Automotive
6 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
6 7 (31.82%) Unix
6 7 (31.82%) Perl
6 7 (31.82%) SQL
6 7 (31.82%) InstallShield
6 7 (31.82%) Solaris
6 7 (31.82%) VoIP
6 7 (31.82%) ISEB
6 7 (31.82%) Red Hat
6 7 (31.82%) Jenkins

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) Confluence
1 1 (4.55%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP HCM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Big Data
1 1 (4.55%) Blockchain
1 1 (4.55%) Data Lake
1 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Selenium
2 7 (31.82%) InstallShield
2 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
3 2 (9.09%) Cucumber
3 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.55%) HP UFT
4 1 (4.55%) JIRA
4 1 (4.55%) Ranorex
4 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.55%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 7 (31.82%) Aerospace
2 7 (31.82%) Automotive
2 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Back Office
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Test Automation Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Test Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Java Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Support Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) QA Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) QA Automation Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) QA Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Quality Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Applications Support
6 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Automation Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) QA Automation Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) QA Test Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Systems Support Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Test Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Unix Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) XML
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) Behat
2 1 (4.55%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Linux
3 7 (31.82%) Solaris
3 7 (31.82%) Unix
4 5 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (9.09%) Android
5 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Test Automation
2 9 (40.91%) Regression Testing
2 9 (40.91%) Software Testing
2 9 (40.91%) Test Strategy
3 8 (36.36%) Automation Testing
3 8 (36.36%) Non-Functional Testing
3 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 7 (31.82%) Time Management
4 7 (31.82%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (18.18%) Manual Testing
7 3 (13.64%) BDD
7 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (13.64%) System Testing
7 3 (13.64%) User Stories
8 2 (9.09%) Automated Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Integration Testing
8 2 (9.09%) QA Automation
8 2 (9.09%) Scrum
8 2 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) C++
1 9 (40.91%) Java
2 8 (36.36%) C
2 8 (36.36%) Python
3 7 (31.82%) Perl
3 7 (31.82%) Ruby
3 7 (31.82%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) PHP
4 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) ISTQB
2 7 (31.82%) Degree
2 7 (31.82%) ISEB
3 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (59.09%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Red Hat
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) Workday
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