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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Testing
Rank 79 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 8 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.87% 1.07% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 1.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Average salary £33,750 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.30% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -1.23%
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
814 795 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 88.38% 84.75% 82.08%
Number of salaries quoted 691 650 479
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 March 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Testing within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -9 8 £33,750 -41.30% 3
Functional Testing
Yorkshire

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 7 (70.00%) SQL
1 7 (70.00%) ISEB
1 7 (70.00%) Automated Testing
1 7 (70.00%) Software Testing
1 7 (70.00%) ISTQB
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (70.00%) Web Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Performance Testing
3 4 (40.00%) FitNesse
3 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Banking
3 4 (40.00%) JIRA
3 4 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) HP
3 4 (40.00%) Test Management
3 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (40.00%) Test Planning
3 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (30.00%) Manual Testing
4 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (30.00%) ETL
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (30.00%) Telerik

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) FitNesse
1 4 (40.00%) JIRA
1 4 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (30.00%) Selenium
3 2 (20.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (40.00%) Banking
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Team Leader
1 4 (40.00%) Tester
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Test Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Test Team Leader
2 3 (30.00%) Software Tester
2 3 (30.00%) Web Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Tester
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Automated Testing
1 7 (70.00%) Software Testing
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (70.00%) Web Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Performance Testing
3 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Test Management
3 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (40.00%) Test Planning
3 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (30.00%) Manual Testing
4 3 (30.00%) ETL
4 3 (30.00%) Load Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Security Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) ISEB
1 7 (70.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) HP
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Telerik
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
TRG
Salary: £25000 - £40000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Simcyp (a Certara Company)
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago