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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Testing
Rank 91 134 132
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -2
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 65 46 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.50% 1.35% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.78% 1.52% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 63 44 50
Median salary £46,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
2337 3021 3241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 89.71% 88.59% 90.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2015 2505 2603
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £32,500 £30,000
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 19 February 2017.

Functional Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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.

1 127 (92.03%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (64.49%) Selenium
3 87 (63.04%) ISEB
4 83 (60.14%) ISTQB
5 75 (54.35%) SQL
5 75 (54.35%) Cucumber
6 68 (49.28%) Waterfall
7 65 (47.10%) Test Automation
8 63 (45.65%) Java
9 55 (39.86%) QA
10 54 (39.13%) Scrum
11 48 (34.78%) Kanban
12 46 (33.33%) Test Strategy
13 45 (32.61%) Software Testing
14 43 (31.16%) TDD
14 43 (31.16%) Defect Tracking
15 41 (29.71%) Test Management
16 40 (28.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 40 (28.99%) Mentoring
17 39 (28.26%) Web Testing
17 39 (28.26%) Finance
17 39 (28.26%) Regression Testing
18 37 (26.81%) Stakeholder Management
18 37 (26.81%) Oracle
18 37 (26.81%) Software Delivery
18 37 (26.81%) Relational Database
19 36 (26.09%) Non-Functional Testing
20 34 (24.64%) E-Commerce
20 34 (24.64%) Logistics
21 29 (21.01%) Retail

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 (0.72%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.35%) HTTP
2 1 (0.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (26.81%) Relational Database
2 5 (3.62%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (3.62%) CouchDB
2 5 (3.62%) MySQL
3 3 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 89 (64.49%) Selenium
2 75 (54.35%) Cucumber
3 27 (19.57%) SoapUI
4 17 (12.32%) Jenkins
5 16 (11.59%) WebDriver
6 9 (6.52%) Git (software)
7 8 (5.80%) JIRA
8 6 (4.35%) LoadRunner
8 6 (4.35%) RSpec
9 5 (3.62%) CruiseControl
9 5 (3.62%) EasyMock
9 5 (3.62%) Gradle
9 5 (3.62%) JUnit
9 5 (3.62%) Maven
9 5 (3.62%) Mockito
9 5 (3.62%) TeamCity
9 5 (3.62%) TestNG
10 4 (2.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (2.90%) JMeter
10 4 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 39 (28.26%) Finance
2 29 (21.01%) Retail
3 27 (19.57%) Banking
4 26 (18.84%) Legal
5 5 (3.62%) Advertising
6 1 (0.72%) Games
6 1 (0.72%) Marketing
6 1 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 72 (52.17%) Test Engineer
2 48 (34.78%) Senior Test Engineer
3 28 (20.29%) Web Engineer
4 26 (18.84%) Test Automation Engineer
5 18 (13.04%) Analyst
5 18 (13.04%) Test Analyst
6 17 (12.32%) Test Manager
7 14 (10.14%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
7 14 (10.14%) Senior Web Engineer
7 14 (10.14%) Tester
8 10 (7.25%) Developer
8 10 (7.25%) Developer in Test
9 8 (5.80%) Java Engineer
9 8 (5.80%) QA Tester
10 6 (4.35%) Automation Tester
10 6 (4.35%) Consultant
10 6 (4.35%) Test Consultant
11 5 (3.62%) Java Software Engineer
11 5 (3.62%) QA Engineer
11 5 (3.62%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (18.84%) SOAP
2 12 (8.70%) .NET
3 11 (7.97%) HTML
4 6 (4.35%) CSS
4 6 (4.35%) JSON
4 6 (4.35%) XML
5 5 (3.62%) PowerMock
5 5 (3.62%) Spring
6 4 (2.90%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.72%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.72%) Dropwizard
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.72%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.72%) REST
7 1 (0.72%) RESTEasy
7 1 (0.72%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.90%) Driving Licence
2 2 (1.45%) e-Health
2 2 (1.45%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (0.72%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.45%) Unix
2 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.72%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (92.03%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (49.28%) Waterfall
3 65 (47.10%) Test Automation
4 54 (39.13%) Scrum
5 48 (34.78%) Kanban
6 46 (33.33%) Test Strategy
7 45 (32.61%) Software Testing
8 43 (31.16%) Defect Tracking
8 43 (31.16%) TDD
9 41 (29.71%) Test Management
10 40 (28.99%) Mentoring
11 39 (28.26%) Regression Testing
11 39 (28.26%) Web Testing
12 37 (26.81%) Software Delivery
12 37 (26.81%) Stakeholder Management
13 36 (26.09%) Non-Functional Testing
14 34 (24.64%) E-Commerce
14 34 (24.64%) Logistics
15 19 (13.77%) Test Scripting
16 17 (12.32%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 75 (54.35%) SQL
2 63 (45.65%) Java
3 15 (10.87%) JavaScript
4 14 (10.14%) Ruby
5 7 (5.07%) Python
5 7 (5.07%) Scala
6 4 (2.90%) C#
7 2 (1.45%) C
7 2 (1.45%) C++
7 2 (1.45%) Perl
8 1 (0.72%) Apple Swift
8 1 (0.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 87 (63.04%) ISEB
2 83 (60.14%) ISTQB
3 40 (28.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (39.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (3.62%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 37 (26.81%) Oracle
2 5 (3.62%) HP
2 5 (3.62%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.72%) Apple
3 1 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (0.72%) TOWER Software
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