The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 69 51 76
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +25
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 11 46 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.48% 4.45% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 5.03% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 11 44 10
Median salary £36,500 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.28%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,250
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +13.47%
Functional Testing
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 South Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
603 915 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 80.94% 88.58% 79.30%
Number of salaries quoted 518 766 623
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,238 £55,000
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 South Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the South Yorkshire region.

Functional Testing Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Functional Testing Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Functional Testing
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Testing within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -11 7 £27,500 -16.66% 1
Functional Testing
Yorkshire

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) QA
2 10 (52.63%) Selenium
3 7 (36.84%) Test Scripting
3 7 (36.84%) HP UFT
4 6 (31.58%) Regression Testing
4 6 (31.58%) Automation Testing
5 5 (26.32%) BDD
5 5 (26.32%) TDD
6 4 (21.05%) ISTQB
6 4 (21.05%) Manual Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Integration Testing
6 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Scrum
6 4 (21.05%) Windows
6 4 (21.05%) ISEB
6 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
6 4 (21.05%) System Integration Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Defect Management
7 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
7 3 (15.79%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
7 3 (15.79%) Java
7 3 (15.79%) SQL
7 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
7 3 (15.79%) Performance Testing
8 2 (10.53%) JIRA
8 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
8 2 (10.53%) Compatibility Testing
8 2 (10.53%) Load Testing

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Selenium
2 7 (36.84%) HP UFT
3 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
4 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
4 2 (10.53%) JIRA
4 2 (10.53%) JMeter
4 2 (10.53%) LoadRunner
4 2 (10.53%) SoapUI
5 1 (5.26%) Ranorex
5 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Analyst
2 10 (52.63%) Test Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Automation Test Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) QA Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Test Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Tester
4 4 (21.05%) Functional Test Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Software Test Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Software Tester
5 3 (15.79%) Functional Tester
5 3 (15.79%) QA Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Test Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Software Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Manual Test Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) QA Test Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior QA Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Software Test Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Software QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
2 2 (10.53%) Gherkin
2 2 (10.53%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Test Scripting
3 6 (31.58%) Automation Testing
3 6 (31.58%) Regression Testing
4 5 (26.32%) BDD
4 5 (26.32%) TDD
5 4 (21.05%) Defect Management
5 4 (21.05%) Integration Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Manual Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Scrum
5 4 (21.05%) System Integration Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
5 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
6 3 (15.79%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Performance Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Black-Box Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Coaching
7 2 (10.53%) Keyword-Driven Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Java
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) ISEB
1 4 (21.05%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (52.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) HP
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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