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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Testing
Rank 173 - 142
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 11 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.30% - 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% - 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 5
Average salary £35,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
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
3121 2199 2254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 84.26% 84.64% 81.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2355 1672 1866
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £56,450 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Functional Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Functional Testing.

1 18 (94.74%) Test Scripting
2 15 (78.95%) ISEB
3 6 (31.58%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Test Management
4 3 (15.79%) Finance
4 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
4 3 (15.79%) Regression Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
5 2 (10.53%) CRM
5 2 (10.53%) IBM
5 2 (10.53%) SQL
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
5 2 (10.53%) MS Office
5 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
5 2 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (10.53%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) System Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Load Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
5 2 (10.53%) Automation Testing
5 2 (10.53%) iSeries
6 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
6 1 (5.26%) BDD
6 1 (5.26%) V-Model
6 1 (5.26%) TDD
6 1 (5.26%) WATIR
6 1 (5.26%) Selenium

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Functional Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Functional Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.26%) WATIR
2 1 (5.26%) Selenium
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Consultant
1 12 (63.16%) Test Consultant
2 9 (47.37%) Senior Consultant
2 9 (47.37%) Senior Test Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Test Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Junior Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
1 2 (10.53%) iSeries
2 1 (5.26%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Test Scripting
2 6 (31.58%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (15.79%) Test Management
3 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.79%) Regression Testing
4 2 (10.53%) CRM
4 2 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (10.53%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) System Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Load Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
4 2 (10.53%) Automation Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.26%) BDD
5 1 (5.26%) V-Model
5 1 (5.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (78.95%) ISEB
2 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) IBM
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