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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 53 62 74
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +12
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 14 8 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.17% 1.10% 2.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.55% 1.28% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 23
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
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
548 627 858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 84.83% 85.89% 89.19%
Number of salaries quoted 467 536 740
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
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 9 December 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 +9 6 £32,000 -11.72%
Doncaster - 2 £37,500 -
Functional Testing
Yorkshire

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 18 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 16 (66.67%) Automation Testing
3 15 (62.50%) QA
4 13 (54.17%) Windows
5 11 (45.83%) Regression Testing
5 11 (45.83%) Performance Testing
5 11 (45.83%) SDLC
6 10 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (41.67%) JIRA
7 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (37.50%) Test Automation
8 8 (33.33%) Process Improvement
8 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (33.33%) Integration Testing
8 8 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (33.33%) Logistics
8 8 (33.33%) Incident Management
8 8 (33.33%) .NET
8 8 (33.33%) SQL
8 8 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 8 (33.33%) YouTrack
8 8 (33.33%) Mentoring
9 7 (29.17%) Manual Testing
10 6 (25.00%) HP
10 6 (25.00%) HP UFT
11 5 (20.83%) VB
11 5 (20.83%) Waterfall
11 5 (20.83%) Software Testing
11 5 (20.83%) Keyword-Driven 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 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) JIRA
2 9 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (33.33%) YouTrack
4 6 (25.00%) HP UFT
5 4 (16.67%) Selenium
6 2 (8.33%) Cucumber
6 2 (8.33%) FogBugz
6 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
6 2 (8.33%) Maven
7 1 (4.17%) Capybara
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Test Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Test Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Tester
4 3 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Software Tester
5 2 (8.33%) Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.33%) QA Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) QA Manager
5 2 (8.33%) QA Test Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Test Automation Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Test Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Functional Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior QA Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) Hibernate
2 2 (8.33%) Java EE
2 2 (8.33%) Spring
2 2 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (4.17%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Algorithms
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 16 (66.67%) Automation Testing
3 11 (45.83%) Performance Testing
3 11 (45.83%) Regression Testing
3 11 (45.83%) SDLC
4 10 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (37.50%) Test Automation
6 8 (33.33%) Incident Management
6 8 (33.33%) Integration Testing
6 8 (33.33%) Logistics
6 8 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 8 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 8 (33.33%) Process Improvement
6 8 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (29.17%) Manual Testing
8 5 (20.83%) Keyword-Driven Testing
8 5 (20.83%) Software Testing
8 5 (20.83%) Waterfall
9 2 (8.33%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) VB
3 2 (8.33%) Java
3 2 (8.33%) Python
4 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (62.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) HP