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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Testing
Rank 85 130 135
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +5
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 69 53 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.67% 1.61% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.98% 1.81% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 66 49 42
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 £39,250 £29,800 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%

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
2314 2921 3040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 89.48% 88.78% 91.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1996 2435 2436
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £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 22 January 2017.

Functional Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 January 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.

1 124 (92.54%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (63.43%) Selenium
3 81 (60.45%) ISEB
4 75 (55.97%) ISTQB
5 74 (55.22%) SQL
6 68 (50.75%) Cucumber
7 61 (45.52%) Waterfall
8 60 (44.78%) Java
9 58 (43.28%) Test Automation
10 55 (41.04%) Scrum
11 46 (34.33%) Kanban
11 46 (34.33%) QA
12 43 (32.09%) Software Testing
13 41 (30.60%) Test Strategy
14 40 (29.85%) TDD
15 39 (29.10%) Non-Functional Testing
16 38 (28.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 37 (27.61%) Finance
18 35 (26.12%) Stakeholder Management
18 35 (26.12%) E-Commerce
18 35 (26.12%) Web Testing
18 35 (26.12%) Test Management
18 35 (26.12%) Mentoring
18 35 (26.12%) Defect Tracking
19 32 (23.88%) Regression Testing
20 30 (22.39%) Oracle
20 30 (22.39%) Retail
20 30 (22.39%) Software Delivery
20 30 (22.39%) Relational Database
21 28 (20.90%) Logistics

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 (0.75%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (2.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.21%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.48%) HTTP
2 1 (0.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (22.39%) Relational Database
2 5 (3.73%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (3.73%) CouchDB
2 5 (3.73%) MySQL
3 3 (2.24%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 85 (63.43%) Selenium
2 68 (50.75%) Cucumber
3 27 (20.15%) SoapUI
4 22 (16.42%) Jenkins
5 20 (14.93%) WebDriver
6 13 (9.70%) Git (software)
7 7 (5.22%) JIRA
8 6 (4.48%) RSpec
9 5 (3.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (3.73%) CruiseControl
9 5 (3.73%) EasyMock
9 5 (3.73%) Gradle
9 5 (3.73%) JUnit
9 5 (3.73%) LoadRunner
9 5 (3.73%) Maven
9 5 (3.73%) Mockito
9 5 (3.73%) Robot Framework
9 5 (3.73%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (3.73%) TeamCity
9 5 (3.73%) TestNG
General
1 37 (27.61%) Finance
2 30 (22.39%) Retail
3 27 (20.15%) Banking
4 26 (19.40%) Legal
5 5 (3.73%) Advertising
6 1 (0.75%) Games
6 1 (0.75%) Marketing
6 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 66 (49.25%) Test Engineer
2 40 (29.85%) Senior Test Engineer
3 28 (20.90%) Web Engineer
4 27 (20.15%) Test Automation Engineer
5 23 (17.16%) Analyst
5 23 (17.16%) Test Analyst
6 14 (10.45%) Developer
6 14 (10.45%) Developer in Test
7 13 (9.70%) Test Manager
7 13 (9.70%) Tester
8 11 (8.21%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
9 10 (7.46%) Senior Web Engineer
10 8 (5.97%) QA Tester
11 6 (4.48%) Automation Tester
11 6 (4.48%) Java Engineer
11 6 (4.48%) SQL Analyst
12 5 (3.73%) Java Software Engineer
12 5 (3.73%) Software Developer
12 5 (3.73%) Software Engineer
13 4 (2.99%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (20.15%) SOAP
2 13 (9.70%) .NET
3 11 (8.21%) HTML
4 6 (4.48%) CSS
4 6 (4.48%) JSON
4 6 (4.48%) XML
5 5 (3.73%) ASP.NET
5 5 (3.73%) PowerMock
5 5 (3.73%) Spring
6 2 (1.49%) REST
7 1 (0.75%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.75%) Dropwizard
7 1 (0.75%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.75%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.75%) RESTEasy
7 1 (0.75%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.99%) Driving Licence
2 2 (1.49%) e-Health
3 1 (0.75%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.49%) Unix
2 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (92.54%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (45.52%) Waterfall
3 58 (43.28%) Test Automation
4 55 (41.04%) Scrum
5 46 (34.33%) Kanban
6 43 (32.09%) Software Testing
7 41 (30.60%) Test Strategy
8 40 (29.85%) TDD
9 39 (29.10%) Non-Functional Testing
10 35 (26.12%) Defect Tracking
10 35 (26.12%) E-Commerce
10 35 (26.12%) Mentoring
10 35 (26.12%) Stakeholder Management
10 35 (26.12%) Test Management
10 35 (26.12%) Web Testing
11 32 (23.88%) Regression Testing
12 30 (22.39%) Software Delivery
13 28 (20.90%) Logistics
14 22 (16.42%) Test Scripting
15 21 (15.67%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 74 (55.22%) SQL
2 60 (44.78%) Java
3 19 (14.18%) JavaScript
3 19 (14.18%) Ruby
4 11 (8.21%) Scala
5 7 (5.22%) Python
6 4 (2.99%) C#
7 2 (1.49%) C
7 2 (1.49%) C++
7 2 (1.49%) Perl
8 1 (0.75%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 81 (60.45%) ISEB
2 75 (55.97%) ISTQB
3 38 (28.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (34.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.24%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (22.39%) Oracle
2 6 (4.48%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.24%) HP
4 1 (0.75%) Apple
4 1 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.75%) TOWER Software
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