Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Functional Testing
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 75 105
Rank change year-on-year -14 +30 +14
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 11 26 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.93% 2.26% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 2.50% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 10
Warwickshire median annual salary £27,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -50.00% +10.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £23,500 £33,300 £41,250
90th Percentile £33,750 £57,500 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £38,046 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -4.89% +6.67% +7.14%

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 1,039 1,039 1,338
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 87.38% 90.27% 91.46%
Number of salaries quoted 871 828 1,076
Warwickshire median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,525 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,750 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.44% -3.53% +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Functional Testing in Warwickshire over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram 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 21 February 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
Leamington Spa +2 6 £28,750 -
Functional Testing
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 10 (90.91%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 8 (72.73%) HP
2 8 (72.73%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (72.73%) Defect Tracking
3 7 (63.64%) Scenario Testing
3 7 (63.64%) Manual Testing
3 7 (63.64%) Use Case
3 7 (63.64%) Test Automation
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (54.55%) Client/Server
5 5 (45.45%) ISEB
5 5 (45.45%) Internet
5 5 (45.45%) ISTQB
6 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
6 4 (36.36%) QA
6 4 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (27.27%) Degree
7 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
8 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
8 2 (18.18%) Scrum
8 2 (18.18%) Selenium
9 1 (9.09%) Wealth Management
9 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
9 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
9 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
9 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
9 1 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
9 1 (9.09%) SDLC

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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Analyst
1 9 (81.82%) Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) QA Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) QA Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Software Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Software Tester
4 1 (9.09%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Client/Server
2 1 (9.09%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (72.73%) Defect Tracking
3 7 (63.64%) Manual Testing
3 7 (63.64%) Scenario Testing
3 7 (63.64%) Test Automation
3 7 (63.64%) Use Case
4 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
7 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
7 2 (18.18%) Scrum
8 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
8 1 (9.09%) SDLC
8 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
8 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
8 1 (9.09%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) ISEB
1 5 (45.45%) ISTQB
2 4 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) HP
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle