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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 62 54 74
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +20
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 12 28 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.66% 3.49% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% 4.00% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5 28 17
Median salary £37,500 £32,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £28,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,950 £41,600
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.58%
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
608 700 808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 84.09% 87.17% 84.96%
Number of salaries quoted 486 622 646
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,120
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £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
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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -5 8 £28,500 -10.93%
Rotherham - 2 £42,500 -
Functional Testing
Yorkshire

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 14 (60.87%) HP UFT
2 13 (56.52%) Test Scripting
2 13 (56.52%) Automation Testing
3 11 (47.83%) SQL
3 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (43.48%) HP
4 10 (43.48%) Test Automation
5 9 (39.13%) Manual Testing
5 9 (39.13%) Selenium
6 8 (34.78%) Data Mining
6 8 (34.78%) VB
6 8 (34.78%) Waterfall
6 8 (34.78%) Keyword-Driven Testing
7 6 (26.09%) Integration Testing
8 5 (21.74%) ISTQB
8 5 (21.74%) QA
8 5 (21.74%) Performance Testing
8 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio
8 5 (21.74%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (17.39%) System Integration Testing
9 4 (17.39%) SDLC
9 4 (17.39%) Defect Management
9 4 (17.39%) Workflow Analysis
9 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (17.39%) SoapUI
9 4 (17.39%) SOAP
9 4 (17.39%) ISEB
9 4 (17.39%) LoadRunner
9 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
9 4 (17.39%) JMeter

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 8 (34.78%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (60.87%) HP UFT
2 9 (39.13%) Selenium
3 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio
4 4 (17.39%) JIRA
4 4 (17.39%) JMeter
4 4 (17.39%) LoadRunner
4 4 (17.39%) SoapUI
5 3 (13.04%) Cucumber
5 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
6 2 (8.70%) Maven
6 2 (8.70%) YouTrack
7 1 (4.35%) Capybara
7 1 (4.35%) Ranorex
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Analyst
2 10 (43.48%) Test Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Automation Test Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Tester
5 3 (13.04%) QA Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Selenium Tester
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Tester
6 2 (8.70%) Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
6 2 (8.70%) QA Manager
6 2 (8.70%) QA Test Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior QA Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Test Automation Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Test Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Test Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) SOAP
2 2 (8.70%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) Gherkin
2 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
2 2 (8.70%) Java EE
2 2 (8.70%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Automation Testing
1 13 (56.52%) Test Scripting
2 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (43.48%) Test Automation
4 9 (39.13%) Manual Testing
5 8 (34.78%) Keyword-Driven Testing
5 8 (34.78%) Waterfall
6 6 (26.09%) Integration Testing
7 5 (21.74%) Performance Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (17.39%) Defect Management
8 4 (17.39%) Load Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
8 4 (17.39%) SDLC
8 4 (17.39%) System Integration Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Usability Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Workflow
8 4 (17.39%) Workflow Analysis
9 3 (13.04%) Data Protection
9 3 (13.04%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 8 (34.78%) VB
3 2 (8.70%) Java
3 2 (8.70%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) ISTQB
2 4 (17.39%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) HP