The first table below looks at the demand for the Functional Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Tester
Rank 199 - 165
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Tester 5 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.099% - 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% - 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 3
Average salary £34,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4849 3721 3491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.06% 95.93% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3950 2984 2949
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Functional Tester
Yorkshire

Functional Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Functional Tester in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Functional Tester Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Functional Tester
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Functional Tester across the West Yorkshire region.

Functional Tester Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Functional Tester
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Tester within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Leeds - 5 £34,000 - 1
Functional Tester
Yorkshire

Functional Tester
Top 13 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Functional Tester in their job title 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 with Functional Tester in their job title.

1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Banking
2 4 (44.44%) QA
2 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
2 4 (44.44%) System Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) UNIX
2 4 (44.44%) Solaris
2 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
2 4 (44.44%) ISEB

Functional Tester
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Functional Tester in their job title 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 with Functional Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 4 (44.44%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) UNIX
1 4 (44.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
2 4 (44.44%) System Testing
2 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle