Period
to 17 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Functional Testing
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 56 69
Rank change year-on-year -24 +13 +22
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 3 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.35% 1.78% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 2.00% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3 27 6
Swindon median annual salary £32,500 £52,500 £53,223
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.10% -1.36% +25.23%
10th Percentile £31,250 £47,500 £49,098
90th Percentile £33,750 £56,250 £59,124
Wiltshire median annual salary £49,000 £52,500 £53,223
% change year-on-year -6.67% -1.36% +63.76%

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 Swindon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Swindon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 798 601 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 92.68% 89.30% 86.41%
Number of salaries quoted 719 495 553
Swindon median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - -1.16%
10th Percentile £29,883 £28,850 £25,550
90th Percentile £70,000 £59,350 £61,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -

Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Functional Testing in Swindon

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Functional Testing in Swindon

For the 6 months to 17 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio Coded UI

Functional Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio Coded UI
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA