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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 118 87 121
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +34
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 47 91 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.58% 2.80% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 3.16% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 38 73 24
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £45,000
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
2714 2884 3306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 91.38% 88.85% 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2176 2251 2672
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 31 May 2016.

Functional Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 80 (87.91%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (41.76%) QA
3 36 (39.56%) Test Automation
3 36 (39.56%) ISEB
4 35 (38.46%) SQL
4 35 (38.46%) Selenium
5 30 (32.97%) Scrum
6 28 (30.77%) ISTQB
7 27 (29.67%) JIRA
8 25 (27.47%) Software Testing
8 25 (27.47%) .NET
8 25 (27.47%) Non-Functional Testing
9 22 (24.18%) Finance
10 21 (23.08%) Retail
11 20 (21.98%) Integration Testing
11 20 (21.98%) Team Foundation Server
11 20 (21.98%) Automation Testing
12 19 (20.88%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (20.88%) Regression Testing
13 18 (19.78%) Java
13 18 (19.78%) Test Scripting
13 18 (19.78%) SDLC
14 17 (18.68%) Mentoring
14 17 (18.68%) WebDriver
15 15 (16.48%) Waterfall
16 14 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
16 14 (15.38%) TDD
17 13 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
18 11 (12.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 11 (12.09%) Jenkins

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 1 (1.10%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (3.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.99%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.49%) MySQL
3 3 (3.30%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.10%) DB2
Development Applications
1 35 (38.46%) Selenium
2 27 (29.67%) JIRA
3 20 (21.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (18.68%) WebDriver
5 11 (12.09%) Git (software)
5 11 (12.09%) Jenkins
6 9 (9.89%) HP UFT
7 6 (6.59%) Cucumber
7 6 (6.59%) Subversion
8 5 (5.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (5.49%) NeoLoad
8 5 (5.49%) TestNG
9 4 (4.40%) Gerrit
9 4 (4.40%) Hudson
9 4 (4.40%) JMeter
9 4 (4.40%) Mercurial
10 1 (1.10%) Appium
10 1 (1.10%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
General
1 22 (24.18%) Finance
2 21 (23.08%) Retail
3 5 (5.49%) Banking
3 5 (5.49%) Legal
4 3 (3.30%) Marketing
5 1 (1.10%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 49 (53.85%) Analyst
2 47 (51.65%) Test Analyst
3 20 (21.98%) Test Leader
4 18 (19.78%) Test Engineer
5 11 (12.09%) Automation Test Analyst
5 11 (12.09%) SQL Analyst
6 9 (9.89%) Lead Test Analyst
6 9 (9.89%) Manual Test Analyst
6 9 (9.89%) Senior Analyst
6 9 (9.89%) Senior Test Analyst
6 9 (9.89%) Senior Test Engineer
7 8 (8.79%) Agile Test Analyst
7 8 (8.79%) QA Analyst
8 7 (7.69%) Java Engineer
8 7 (7.69%) QA Engineer
8 7 (7.69%) QA Test Analyst
8 7 (7.69%) Senior Web Engineer
8 7 (7.69%) Web Engineer
9 6 (6.59%) QA Tester
9 6 (6.59%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (27.47%) .NET
2 6 (6.59%) .NET Framework
2 6 (6.59%) HTML
3 5 (5.49%) CSS
4 2 (2.20%) REST
4 2 (2.20%) SOAP
5 1 (1.10%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.10%) Express
5 1 (1.10%) LAMP
5 1 (1.10%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (1.10%) React
5 1 (1.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.10%) Web Services
5 1 (1.10%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.49%) Cybercrime
1 5 (5.49%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.20%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.10%) Biology
3 1 (1.10%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (1.10%) Android
2 1 (1.10%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (87.91%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (39.56%) Test Automation
3 30 (32.97%) Scrum
4 25 (27.47%) Non-Functional Testing
4 25 (27.47%) Software Testing
5 20 (21.98%) Automation Testing
5 20 (21.98%) Integration Testing
6 19 (20.88%) Regression Testing
6 19 (20.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (19.78%) SDLC
7 18 (19.78%) Test Scripting
8 17 (18.68%) Mentoring
9 15 (16.48%) Waterfall
10 14 (15.38%) TDD
10 14 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
11 13 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
12 11 (12.09%) Manual Testing
12 11 (12.09%) Project Management
13 10 (10.99%) Performance Testing
14 9 (9.89%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (38.46%) SQL
2 18 (19.78%) Java
3 6 (6.59%) Ruby
4 5 (5.49%) Bash Shell
5 3 (3.30%) C#
6 1 (1.10%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.10%) PHP
6 1 (1.10%) Python
6 1 (1.10%) Scala
6 1 (1.10%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 36 (39.56%) ISEB
2 28 (30.77%) ISTQB
3 11 (12.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (4.40%) Degree
5 3 (3.30%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (41.76%) QA
2 1 (1.10%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (10.99%) Oracle
2 5 (5.49%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.20%) HP
3 2 (2.20%) Telerik
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