Period
to 20 January 2019

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 6 months to 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Functional Testing
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 106 98 110
Rank change year-on-year -8 +12 +23
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 26 24 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.52% 1.61% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 1.81% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 19 58 10
Wiltshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,861
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.41% +63.91%
10th Percentile £44,250 £33,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £57,423
South West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +28.57% -12.50%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,585 1,329 1,434
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 92.58% 89.19% 87.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,292 1,119 1,244
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,450 £60,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

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 6 months to 20 January 2019.

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 6 months to 20 January 2019. 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
Salisbury +17 23 £57,500 +27.78% 1
Swindon -26 2 £32,500 -35.00% 2
Functional Testing
South West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 26 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (92.31%) Non-Functional Testing
3 19 (73.08%) Process Improvement
3 19 (73.08%) Security Cleared
3 19 (73.08%) SC Cleared
3 19 (73.08%) ISTQB
3 19 (73.08%) ISEB
4 17 (65.38%) RAD
4 17 (65.38%) DSDM
4 17 (65.38%) Scrum
4 17 (65.38%) Unified Process
4 17 (65.38%) Waterfall
4 17 (65.38%) V-Model
4 17 (65.38%) OpenUP
4 17 (65.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 17 (65.38%) Integration Testing
4 17 (65.38%) Test Strategy
4 17 (65.38%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 17 (65.38%) System Integration Testing
5 12 (46.15%) Risk Management
5 12 (46.15%) Quality Management
5 12 (46.15%) Change Management
5 12 (46.15%) Test Planning
5 12 (46.15%) Release Management
5 12 (46.15%) Manual Testing
5 12 (46.15%) Incident Management
5 12 (46.15%) DV Cleared
6 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (38.46%) SharePoint
6 10 (38.46%) MCSE

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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (38.46%) SharePoint
2 7 (26.92%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) G Suite
1 7 (26.92%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) JIRA
2 2 (7.69%) Selenium
2 2 (7.69%) SoapUI
2 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio Coded UI
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
1 7 (26.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Analyst
1 15 (57.69%) Test Analyst
2 13 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 13 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) Test Leader
4 4 (15.38%) Lead Tester
4 4 (15.38%) Technical Leader
4 4 (15.38%) Technical Tester
4 4 (15.38%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (92.31%) Non-Functional Testing
3 19 (73.08%) Process Improvement
4 17 (65.38%) DSDM
4 17 (65.38%) Integration Testing
4 17 (65.38%) OpenUP
4 17 (65.38%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 17 (65.38%) RAD
4 17 (65.38%) Scrum
4 17 (65.38%) System Integration Testing
4 17 (65.38%) Test Strategy
4 17 (65.38%) Unified Process
4 17 (65.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 17 (65.38%) V-Model
4 17 (65.38%) Waterfall
5 12 (46.15%) Change Management
5 12 (46.15%) Incident Management
5 12 (46.15%) Manual Testing
5 12 (46.15%) Quality Management
5 12 (46.15%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (73.08%) ISEB
1 19 (73.08%) ISTQB
1 19 (73.08%) SC Cleared
1 19 (73.08%) Security Cleared
2 12 (46.15%) DV Cleared
3 10 (38.46%) MCSA
3 10 (38.46%) MCSE
3 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (19.23%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Google
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft