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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 82 138 144
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +6
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 83 49 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.08% 1.45% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.42% 1.62% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 73 36 42
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
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
2426 3030 3211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 89.95% 89.70% 90.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2108 2472 2474
Median salary £44,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,459 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 9 December 2016.

Functional Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 126 (91.97%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (60.58%) Selenium
2 83 (60.58%) ISEB
3 79 (57.66%) SQL
4 69 (50.36%) ISTQB
5 61 (44.53%) Scrum
5 61 (44.53%) Test Automation
6 60 (43.80%) Cucumber
7 59 (43.07%) Waterfall
8 58 (42.34%) Java
9 45 (32.85%) QA
10 43 (31.39%) Kanban
11 40 (29.20%) Software Testing
12 39 (28.47%) TDD
12 39 (28.47%) Finance
12 39 (28.47%) Non-Functional Testing
13 38 (27.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 35 (25.55%) Test Strategy
14 35 (25.55%) Stakeholder Management
14 35 (25.55%) E-Commerce
15 33 (24.09%) Test Management
15 33 (24.09%) Defect Tracking
16 31 (22.63%) Retail
17 30 (21.90%) Web Testing
18 28 (20.44%) Regression Testing
18 28 (20.44%) Mentoring
19 27 (19.71%) Software Delivery
19 27 (19.71%) Banking
20 26 (18.98%) Legal
20 26 (18.98%) Oracle

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 3 (2.19%) IIS
2 1 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (2.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.03%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.38%) HTTP
2 1 (0.73%) FTP
2 1 (0.73%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (18.98%) Relational Database
2 6 (4.38%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (4.38%) CouchDB
2 6 (4.38%) MySQL
3 3 (2.19%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 83 (60.58%) Selenium
2 60 (43.80%) Cucumber
3 25 (18.25%) Jenkins
4 24 (17.52%) SoapUI
5 20 (14.60%) WebDriver
6 13 (9.49%) Git (software)
7 9 (6.57%) JIRA
8 6 (4.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (4.38%) CruiseControl
8 6 (4.38%) EasyMock
8 6 (4.38%) LoadRunner
8 6 (4.38%) Mockito
8 6 (4.38%) Robot Framework
8 6 (4.38%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (4.38%) TeamCity
9 5 (3.65%) Gradle
9 5 (3.65%) JMeter
9 5 (3.65%) JUnit
9 5 (3.65%) RSpec
9 5 (3.65%) TestNG
General
1 39 (28.47%) Finance
2 31 (22.63%) Retail
3 27 (19.71%) Banking
4 26 (18.98%) Legal
5 4 (2.92%) Advertising
6 3 (2.19%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.73%) Games
7 1 (0.73%) Marketing
7 1 (0.73%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (43.80%) Test Engineer
2 31 (22.63%) Senior Test Engineer
3 30 (21.90%) Analyst
3 30 (21.90%) Test Analyst
4 28 (20.44%) Web Engineer
5 27 (19.71%) Test Automation Engineer
6 16 (11.68%) Developer
7 14 (10.22%) Developer in Test
7 14 (10.22%) Tester
8 10 (7.30%) Test Manager
9 9 (6.57%) SQL Analyst
10 7 (5.11%) QA Tester
10 7 (5.11%) Web Analyst
10 7 (5.11%) Web Test Analyst
11 6 (4.38%) Agile Test Analyst
11 6 (4.38%) Java Engineer
11 6 (4.38%) Software Engineer
12 5 (3.65%) Automation Tester
12 5 (3.65%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
12 5 (3.65%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (17.52%) SOAP
2 17 (12.41%) .NET
3 11 (8.03%) HTML
4 6 (4.38%) ASP.NET
4 6 (4.38%) Spring
4 6 (4.38%) XML
5 5 (3.65%) CSS
5 5 (3.65%) JSON
5 5 (3.65%) PowerMock
6 3 (2.19%) REST
6 3 (2.19%) WPF
7 1 (0.73%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.73%) Dropwizard
7 1 (0.73%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.73%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.73%) RESTEasy
7 1 (0.73%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.92%) Driving Licence
2 3 (2.19%) NHS
3 2 (1.46%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.19%) Apple iOS
1 3 (2.19%) Unix
2 2 (1.46%) Android
3 1 (0.73%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (91.97%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (44.53%) Scrum
2 61 (44.53%) Test Automation
3 59 (43.07%) Waterfall
4 43 (31.39%) Kanban
5 40 (29.20%) Software Testing
6 39 (28.47%) Non-Functional Testing
6 39 (28.47%) TDD
7 35 (25.55%) E-Commerce
7 35 (25.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 35 (25.55%) Test Strategy
8 33 (24.09%) Defect Tracking
8 33 (24.09%) Test Management
9 30 (21.90%) Web Testing
10 28 (20.44%) Mentoring
10 28 (20.44%) Regression Testing
11 27 (19.71%) Software Delivery
12 25 (18.25%) Continuous Integration
12 25 (18.25%) Logistics
13 21 (15.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 79 (57.66%) SQL
2 58 (42.34%) Java
3 18 (13.14%) JavaScript
3 18 (13.14%) Ruby
4 11 (8.03%) Scala
5 9 (6.57%) C#
6 6 (4.38%) Python
7 2 (1.46%) C
7 2 (1.46%) C++
7 2 (1.46%) Perl
8 1 (0.73%) Apple Swift
8 1 (0.73%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 83 (60.58%) ISEB
2 69 (50.36%) ISTQB
3 38 (27.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (32.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.19%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.46%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (18.98%) Oracle
2 9 (6.57%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.19%) HP
4 1 (0.73%) Apple
4 1 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.73%) TOWER Software
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