The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 104 145 150
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +5
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 60 45 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.31% 1.24% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 1.35% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 47 18 29
Median salary £42,500 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,950 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.58%
Functional Testing
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2344 3338 3351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 90.12% 91.98% 87.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1966 2619 2516
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing Functional Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Functional Testing Salary Trend in Leeds

Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Functional Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 100 (88.50%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (60.18%) ISEB
3 63 (55.75%) SQL
4 55 (48.67%) ISTQB
5 46 (40.71%) Selenium
6 41 (36.28%) Test Automation
7 39 (34.51%) Scrum
8 36 (31.86%) Waterfall
9 35 (30.97%) QA
9 35 (30.97%) Finance
9 35 (30.97%) Stakeholder Management
10 34 (30.09%) Retail
11 33 (29.20%) Non-Functional Testing
12 30 (26.55%) Java
13 28 (24.78%) E-Commerce
13 28 (24.78%) TDD
14 26 (23.01%) Cucumber
15 25 (22.12%) Software Testing
16 24 (21.24%) Banking
17 23 (20.35%) Legal
17 23 (20.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 21 (18.58%) Kanban
19 19 (16.81%) SDLC
20 18 (15.93%) Continuous Integration
21 16 (14.16%) Regression Testing
21 16 (14.16%) SOAP
21 16 (14.16%) Integration Testing
22 15 (13.27%) Jenkins
22 15 (13.27%) Test Strategy
22 15 (13.27%) Web Testing

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (1.77%) IIS
2 1 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (4.42%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.19%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) FTP
1 1 (0.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.85%) Relational Database
2 6 (5.31%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (5.31%) MySQL
3 5 (4.42%) CouchDB
4 3 (2.65%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.88%) DB2
Development Applications
1 46 (40.71%) Selenium
2 26 (23.01%) Cucumber
3 15 (13.27%) Jenkins
4 13 (11.50%) SoapUI
5 10 (8.85%) JIRA
5 10 (8.85%) WebDriver
6 9 (7.96%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (7.08%) Git (software)
8 5 (4.42%) CruiseControl
8 5 (4.42%) EasyMock
8 5 (4.42%) Mockito
8 5 (4.42%) TeamCity
9 4 (3.54%) Gradle
9 4 (3.54%) JUnit
9 4 (3.54%) Maven
9 4 (3.54%) TestNG
10 3 (2.65%) SpecFlow
11 2 (1.77%) JMeter
11 2 (1.77%) LoadRunner
11 2 (1.77%) Robot Framework
General
1 35 (30.97%) Finance
2 34 (30.09%) Retail
3 24 (21.24%) Banking
4 23 (20.35%) Legal
5 2 (1.77%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.88%) Games
6 1 (0.88%) Marketing
6 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (34.51%) Analyst
1 39 (34.51%) Test Engineer
2 38 (33.63%) Test Analyst
3 26 (23.01%) Web Engineer
4 20 (17.70%) Test Automation Engineer
5 18 (15.93%) Senior Test Engineer
6 16 (14.16%) SQL Analyst
7 13 (11.50%) Test Leader
8 12 (10.62%) Developer
9 10 (8.85%) Developer in Test
10 9 (7.96%) Agile Test Analyst
10 9 (7.96%) Web Analyst
10 9 (7.96%) Web Test Analyst
11 8 (7.08%) Senior Web Engineer
12 7 (6.19%) Java Engineer
12 7 (6.19%) Senior Analyst
12 7 (6.19%) Senior Test Analyst
13 5 (4.42%) Software Engineer
14 4 (3.54%) Java Software Engineer
14 4 (3.54%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.16%) SOAP
2 13 (11.50%) .NET
3 5 (4.42%) HTML
3 5 (4.42%) Spring
4 4 (3.54%) PowerMock
4 4 (3.54%) REST
5 2 (1.77%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.77%) WPF
6 1 (0.88%) Web Services
6 1 (0.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.77%) NHS
2 1 (0.88%) e-Health
2 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.65%) Android
2 2 (1.77%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (88.50%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (36.28%) Test Automation
3 39 (34.51%) Scrum
4 36 (31.86%) Waterfall
5 35 (30.97%) Stakeholder Management
6 33 (29.20%) Non-Functional Testing
7 28 (24.78%) E-Commerce
7 28 (24.78%) TDD
8 25 (22.12%) Software Testing
9 21 (18.58%) Kanban
10 19 (16.81%) SDLC
11 18 (15.93%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (14.16%) Integration Testing
12 16 (14.16%) Regression Testing
13 15 (13.27%) Test Strategy
13 15 (13.27%) Web Testing
14 14 (12.39%) Defect Tracking
15 13 (11.50%) Software Delivery
15 13 (11.50%) Test Management
15 13 (11.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 63 (55.75%) SQL
2 30 (26.55%) Java
3 10 (8.85%) Ruby
4 8 (7.08%) JavaScript
5 7 (6.19%) Scala
6 5 (4.42%) C#
7 1 (0.88%) Groovy
7 1 (0.88%) PHP
7 1 (0.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 68 (60.18%) ISEB
2 55 (48.67%) ISTQB
3 23 (20.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (30.97%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (8.85%) Oracle
2 4 (3.54%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.77%) HP
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