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

Functional Testing
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 84 95
Rank change year-on-year +10 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 8 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.06% 0.22% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 0.25% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 8
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +8.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £35,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 671 797 1016
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 89.11% 86.16% 88.42%
Number of salaries quoted 595 688 859
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.70% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Functional Testing in Wiltshire

Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

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

Salary histogram for Functional Testing in Wiltshire

Functional Testing
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Testing within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Swindon +5 7 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Chippenham +9 1 £25,000 -28.57%
Functional Testing
South West

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) Selenium
2 10 (71.43%) Test Automation
3 8 (57.14%) SoapUI
3 8 (57.14%) ISTQB
3 8 (57.14%) SOAP
4 7 (50.00%) ISEB
4 7 (50.00%) QA
5 6 (42.86%) Manual Testing
5 6 (42.86%) Software Testing
5 6 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (42.86%) SQL
6 5 (35.71%) Banking
7 4 (28.57%) Defect Tracking
7 4 (28.57%) Scenario Testing
8 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
8 3 (21.43%) Cognizant
8 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
8 3 (21.43%) Finance
8 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (21.43%) Investment Banking
9 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
9 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
10 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
10 1 (7.14%) System Testing
10 1 (7.14%) Context-Driven Testing
10 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
10 1 (7.14%) User Stories
10 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
10 1 (7.14%) BDD

Functional Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 10 (71.43%) Selenium
2 8 (57.14%) SoapUI
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (35.71%) Banking
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Investment Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Analyst
2 7 (50.00%) QA Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Test Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Banking Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Functional Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Functional Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Automation Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Java Automation Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Product Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Software Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) Test Automation
3 6 (42.86%) Manual Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Software Testing
3 6 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Defect Tracking
4 4 (28.57%) Scenario Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
5 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
6 1 (7.14%) BDD
6 1 (7.14%) Context-Driven Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Load Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
6 1 (7.14%) System Testing
6 1 (7.14%) User Stories
6 1 (7.14%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) ISTQB
2 7 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Cognizant
2 1 (7.14%) Capita
2 1 (7.14%) Civica
2 1 (7.14%) Northgate
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Posted: 27 days ago
Swindon
Cognizant
Posted: 26 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 26 days ago