Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Functional Testing
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 75 99
Rank change year-on-year -20 +24 +18
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 14 33 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 1.11% 2.82% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 3.08% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 7
Warwickshire median annual salary £30,000 £36,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% -15.29% -19.05%
10th Percentile £23,875 £23,600 £31,250
90th Percentile £50,250 £36,000 £47,750
West Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +27.69% - -29.73%

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 1130 1072 1288
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 89.40% 91.70% 90.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1025 829 1130
Warwickshire median annual salary £38,500 £39,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.28% -1.27% -1.25%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,950 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 -8 5 £27,500 -
Warwick -14 3 £48,500 +34.72%
Nuneaton - 1 £33,000 -
Functional Testing
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (64.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) HP
2 7 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
3 6 (42.86%) Scenario Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 6 (42.86%) ISEB
3 6 (42.86%) Manual Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Use Case
3 6 (42.86%) ISTQB
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) Degree
4 5 (35.71%) Software Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Client/Server
4 5 (35.71%) Scrum
5 4 (28.57%) Internet
5 4 (28.57%) MySQL
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle
5 4 (28.57%) Java
5 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 4 (28.57%) QA
5 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 4 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (21.43%) Apache Spark
6 3 (21.43%) WildFly
6 3 (21.43%) Software Delivery
6 3 (21.43%) Spring Boot
6 3 (21.43%) JAX-RS

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) Apache Spark
1 3 (21.43%) GlassFish
1 3 (21.43%) JBoss
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (21.43%) WildFly
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
2 3 (21.43%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (21.43%) Big Data
2 3 (21.43%) Hadoop
2 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
2 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
2 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Hudson
1 3 (21.43%) JBehave
1 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
1 3 (21.43%) JUnit
2 2 (14.29%) Selenium
3 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Analyst
1 9 (64.29%) Test Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Tester
3 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Digital Developer
3 3 (21.43%) QA Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) QA Test Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Software Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Graduate
5 1 (7.14%) Junior
5 1 (7.14%) Software Tester
5 1 (7.14%) UAT Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Hibernate
1 3 (21.43%) HornetQ
1 3 (21.43%) Java EE
1 3 (21.43%) JAX-RS
1 3 (21.43%) JMS
1 3 (21.43%) RESTEasy
1 3 (21.43%) RESTful
1 3 (21.43%) Spring
1 3 (21.43%) Spring Boot
1 3 (21.43%) WireMock
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Client/Server
2 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.14%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Android
1 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (64.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
3 6 (42.86%) Manual Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Scenario Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 6 (42.86%) Use Case
4 5 (35.71%) Scrum
4 5 (35.71%) Software Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
6 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (21.43%) DSDM
6 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
6 3 (21.43%) Kanban
6 3 (21.43%) Mathematics
6 3 (21.43%) Predictive Analytics
6 3 (21.43%) SOA
6 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
6 3 (21.43%) TDD
6 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Java
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) Scala
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
1 6 (42.86%) ISEB
1 6 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 4 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) HP
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle