Period
to 18 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Functional Testing
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 89 44
Rank change year-on-year +15 -45 +59
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 2 21 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.24% 1.67% 6.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 1.82% 7.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 18 25
Warwickshire median annual salary £35,000 £48,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.84% -19.17% +26.32%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,675 £44,100
90th Percentile £39,250 £52,500 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,946
% change year-on-year -3.61% +6.56% +35.43%

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Warwickshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 753 1,151 1,160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 92.17% 91.71% 92.58%
Number of salaries quoted 609 1,037 857
Warwickshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £26,000 £23,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £58,750 £58,750
West Midlands median annual salary £43,857 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.64% - -

Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Functional Testing in Warwickshire

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Salary trend for Functional Testing in Warwickshire

Functional Testing
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Testing within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 18 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick +11 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Atherstone - 1 £30,000 -
Functional Testing
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 1 (50.00%) PMO
2 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Scalability Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Resource Management

Functional Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 1 (50.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scalability Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PMO