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

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Testing
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 59 66 51
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 11 9 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.76% 1.30% 3.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% 1.53% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 33
Median salary £32,000 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £37,400
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 South Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
558 587 800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 89.42% 85.07% 91.12%
Number of salaries quoted 463 482 684
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,795 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £62,600
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
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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 +5 9 £31,500 -7.35% 1
Doncaster - 1 £37,500 -
Functional Testing
Yorkshire

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 16 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 13 (54.17%) QA
2 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) Regression Testing
3 12 (50.00%) JIRA
3 12 (50.00%) Automation Testing
4 11 (45.83%) SDLC
5 10 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (41.67%) Test Automation
5 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (37.50%) Performance Testing
6 9 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (33.33%) Integration Testing
7 8 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (33.33%) Logistics
7 8 (33.33%) Incident Management
7 8 (33.33%) .NET
7 8 (33.33%) Process Improvement
7 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (33.33%) YouTrack
7 8 (33.33%) Mentoring
7 8 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 6 (25.00%) SQL
8 6 (25.00%) Software Testing
8 6 (25.00%) Selenium
8 6 (25.00%) Manual Testing
9 5 (20.83%) Gherkin
10 4 (16.67%) Behat
10 4 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
10 4 (16.67%) HP

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (50.00%) JIRA
2 9 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (33.33%) YouTrack
4 6 (25.00%) Selenium
5 4 (16.67%) HP UFT
6 3 (12.50%) WebDriver
7 2 (8.33%) FogBugz
7 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
7 2 (8.33%) Maven
8 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Analyst
2 9 (37.50%) Test Analyst
3 7 (29.17%) Test Manager
4 4 (16.67%) Tester
5 3 (12.50%) Software Tester
6 2 (8.33%) Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 2 (8.33%) QA Manager
6 2 (8.33%) QA Test Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Test Automation Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Test Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Functional Tester
7 1 (4.17%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Junior Test Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Software Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (20.83%) Gherkin
3 4 (16.67%) Behat
4 2 (8.33%) Hibernate
4 2 (8.33%) Java EE
4 2 (8.33%) LAMP
4 2 (8.33%) Spring
4 2 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.33%) Algorithms
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 13 (54.17%) Regression Testing
3 12 (50.00%) Automation Testing
4 11 (45.83%) SDLC
5 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (41.67%) Test Automation
6 9 (37.50%) Performance Testing
7 8 (33.33%) Incident Management
7 8 (33.33%) Integration Testing
7 8 (33.33%) Logistics
7 8 (33.33%) Mentoring
7 8 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 8 (33.33%) Process Improvement
7 8 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (25.00%) Manual Testing
8 6 (25.00%) Software Testing
9 4 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
10 3 (12.50%) BDD
10 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) VB
3 2 (8.33%) Java
3 2 (8.33%) Python
4 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (54.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) HP
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