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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 107 130 144
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +14
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 58 58 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.12% 1.65% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 1.79% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 46 31 19
Median salary £38,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
2473 3241 3330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 90.45% 92.26% 87.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2085 2571 2562
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,000 £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 26 August 2016.

Functional Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 90 (87.38%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (58.25%) ISEB
3 54 (52.43%) SQL
4 46 (44.66%) ISTQB
5 43 (41.75%) Test Automation
6 37 (35.92%) Selenium
7 36 (34.95%) Scrum
8 33 (32.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 32 (31.07%) Finance
9 32 (31.07%) QA
9 32 (31.07%) Non-Functional Testing
10 31 (30.10%) Retail
11 26 (25.24%) Waterfall
12 23 (22.33%) TDD
12 23 (22.33%) E-Commerce
13 22 (21.36%) Java
14 20 (19.42%) Software Testing
15 18 (17.48%) Integration Testing
15 18 (17.48%) Banking
15 18 (17.48%) Legal
15 18 (17.48%) SDLC
16 17 (16.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 17 (16.50%) JIRA
17 16 (15.53%) Jenkins
18 15 (14.56%) Team Foundation Server
18 15 (14.56%) .NET
19 14 (13.59%) Continuous Integration
19 14 (13.59%) Test Scripting
19 14 (13.59%) User Acceptance Testing
20 13 (12.62%) Project Management

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 (1.94%) IIS
2 1 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (4.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.83%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.97%) FTP
1 1 (0.97%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.83%) MySQL
1 6 (5.83%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.88%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.94%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.97%) CouchDB
4 1 (0.97%) DB2
Development Applications
1 37 (35.92%) Selenium
2 17 (16.50%) JIRA
3 16 (15.53%) Jenkins
4 15 (14.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (11.65%) Cucumber
5 12 (11.65%) Git (software)
6 9 (8.74%) WebDriver
7 8 (7.77%) SoapUI
8 6 (5.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (4.85%) NeoLoad
9 5 (4.85%) Subversion
10 4 (3.88%) TestNG
11 3 (2.91%) SpecFlow
12 2 (1.94%) JMeter
12 2 (1.94%) LoadRunner
12 2 (1.94%) Robot Framework
13 1 (0.97%) EasyMock
13 1 (0.97%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.97%) HP UFT
13 1 (0.97%) TeamCity
General
1 32 (31.07%) Finance
2 31 (30.10%) Retail
3 18 (17.48%) Banking
3 18 (17.48%) Legal
4 2 (1.94%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.97%) Games
Job Titles
1 38 (36.89%) Analyst
2 37 (35.92%) Test Analyst
3 28 (27.18%) Test Engineer
4 20 (19.42%) Web Engineer
5 17 (16.50%) SQL Analyst
6 16 (15.53%) Test Leader
7 15 (14.56%) Test Automation Engineer
8 13 (12.62%) Senior Test Engineer
9 12 (11.65%) Developer
10 11 (10.68%) Agile Test Analyst
11 10 (9.71%) Web Analyst
11 10 (9.71%) Web Test Analyst
12 9 (8.74%) Developer in Test
13 8 (7.77%) Senior Web Engineer
14 7 (6.80%) Senior Analyst
14 7 (6.80%) Senior Test Analyst
15 4 (3.88%) Automation Engineer
15 4 (3.88%) Test Manager
15 4 (3.88%) UAT Analyst
15 4 (3.88%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.56%) .NET
2 11 (10.68%) SOAP
3 5 (4.85%) HTML
4 4 (3.88%) CSS
4 4 (3.88%) REST
5 2 (1.94%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.94%) Web Services
5 2 (1.94%) WPF
6 1 (0.97%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.97%) Express
6 1 (0.97%) LAMP
6 1 (0.97%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (0.97%) Node.js
6 1 (0.97%) React
6 1 (0.97%) Spring
6 1 (0.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (0.97%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.88%) Cybercrime
1 4 (3.88%) Management Information System
2 2 (1.94%) NHS
3 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.85%) Linux
2 3 (2.91%) Android
3 2 (1.94%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.97%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (87.38%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (41.75%) Test Automation
3 36 (34.95%) Scrum
4 33 (32.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 32 (31.07%) Non-Functional Testing
6 26 (25.24%) Waterfall
7 23 (22.33%) E-Commerce
7 23 (22.33%) TDD
8 20 (19.42%) Software Testing
9 18 (17.48%) Integration Testing
9 18 (17.48%) SDLC
10 14 (13.59%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (13.59%) Test Scripting
10 14 (13.59%) User Acceptance Testing
11 13 (12.62%) Project Management
11 13 (12.62%) System Integration Testing
12 11 (10.68%) Kanban
12 11 (10.68%) Regression Testing
13 10 (9.71%) Test Strategy
13 10 (9.71%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (52.43%) SQL
2 22 (21.36%) Java
3 10 (9.71%) Ruby
4 7 (6.80%) JavaScript
4 7 (6.80%) Scala
5 5 (4.85%) C#
6 4 (3.88%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.94%) PHP
8 1 (0.97%) Groovy
8 1 (0.97%) Python
Qualifications
1 60 (58.25%) ISEB
2 46 (44.66%) ISTQB
3 17 (16.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (31.07%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (8.74%) Oracle
2 4 (3.88%) Microsoft
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