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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Testing
Rank 68 84 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 15 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.71% 0.21% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 0.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 0
Average salary £31,000 £35,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.67% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
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
749 696 626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 85.21% 72.20% 84.59%
Number of salaries quoted 658 573 554
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 5 August 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 5 August 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 +13 15 £31,000 -12.67% 1
Functional Testing
Yorkshire

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (66.67%) HP UFT
3 11 (52.38%) Cucumber
3 11 (52.38%) Gherkin
4 10 (47.62%) Visual Studio
5 8 (38.10%) Web Testing
6 7 (33.33%) Performance Testing
7 6 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (28.57%) SQL
7 6 (28.57%) ISEB
7 6 (28.57%) Automated Testing
7 6 (28.57%) Software Testing
7 6 (28.57%) ISTQB
7 6 (28.57%) JIRA
8 5 (23.81%) Selenium
9 4 (19.05%) FitNesse
9 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (19.05%) Banking
9 4 (19.05%) HP
9 4 (19.05%) LoadRunner
9 4 (19.05%) Load Testing
9 4 (19.05%) Finance
9 4 (19.05%) Test Management
9 4 (19.05%) Test Planning
9 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
10 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
10 3 (14.29%) Manual Testing
10 3 (14.29%) Integration Testing
11 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (9.52%) ETL

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (66.67%) HP UFT
2 11 (52.38%) Cucumber
3 10 (47.62%) Visual Studio
4 6 (28.57%) JIRA
5 5 (23.81%) Selenium
6 4 (19.05%) FitNesse
6 4 (19.05%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
1 4 (19.05%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Test Analyst
1 13 (61.90%) Analyst
1 13 (61.90%) Agile Test Analyst
2 10 (47.62%) Senior Analyst
2 10 (47.62%) Senior Test Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Team Leader
3 4 (19.05%) Test Team Leader
3 4 (19.05%) Test Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Tester
5 2 (9.52%) Software Tester
5 2 (9.52%) Web Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Functional Test Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) Gherkin
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.76%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) Web Testing
3 7 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 6 (28.57%) Automated Testing
4 6 (28.57%) Software Testing
5 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Load Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Test Management
5 4 (19.05%) Test Planning
5 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
6 3 (14.29%) Integration Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 3 (14.29%) Manual Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Security Testing
7 2 (9.52%) ETL
7 2 (9.52%) Regression Testing
8 1 (4.76%) Usability Testing
8 1 (4.76%) Web Application Development
8 1 (4.76%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) ISEB
1 6 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) HP
2 2 (9.52%) Telerik
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Google
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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