The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 129 98 122
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +24
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 68 114 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.71% 2.56% 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 2.89% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 57 87 62
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +44.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
- +11.88%
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 West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3643 3943 4369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 91.35% 88.69% 87.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2978 3055 3564
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West 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 West Yorkshire

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Functional Testing Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Functional Testing Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Functional Testing
Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
Leeds -33 45 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Bradford +22 26 £40,000 -21.56% 4
Functional Testing
Yorkshire

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 109 (88.62%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (43.90%) QA
2 54 (43.90%) Selenium
2 54 (43.90%) Test Automation
3 53 (43.09%) Non-Functional Testing
4 49 (39.84%) SQL
5 46 (37.40%) ISEB
6 45 (36.59%) Software Testing
7 41 (33.33%) Finance
8 40 (32.52%) Scrum
9 38 (30.89%) Regression Testing
9 38 (30.89%) ISTQB
10 36 (29.27%) Stakeholder Management
10 36 (29.27%) .NET
11 35 (28.46%) User Acceptance Testing
11 35 (28.46%) SDLC
12 31 (25.20%) Retail
13 27 (21.95%) Integration Testing
13 27 (21.95%) JIRA
14 25 (20.33%) Waterfall
15 24 (19.51%) E-Commerce
16 23 (18.70%) Test Scripting
16 23 (18.70%) Team Foundation Server
17 22 (17.89%) SQL Server
18 21 (17.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 21 (17.07%) Test Strategy
19 20 (16.26%) Automation Testing
19 20 (16.26%) Mentoring
20 18 (14.63%) Java
21 17 (13.82%) WebDriver

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 (2.44%) IIS
2 1 (0.81%) Node.js
Applications
1 14 (11.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.07%) MySQL
3 3 (2.44%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.81%) DB2
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 54 (43.90%) Selenium
2 27 (21.95%) JIRA
3 23 (18.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (13.82%) WebDriver
5 11 (8.94%) Git (software)
5 11 (8.94%) Jenkins
6 9 (7.32%) HP UFT
7 6 (4.88%) Cucumber
7 6 (4.88%) Subversion
8 5 (4.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (4.07%) NeoLoad
8 5 (4.07%) TestNG
9 4 (3.25%) Gerrit
9 4 (3.25%) Hudson
9 4 (3.25%) JMeter
9 4 (3.25%) Mercurial
10 3 (2.44%) Visual Studio
10 3 (2.44%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 1 (0.81%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
General
1 41 (33.33%) Finance
2 31 (25.20%) Retail
3 15 (12.20%) Banking
3 15 (12.20%) Legal
4 3 (2.44%) Marketing
4 3 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.81%) Electronics
5 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 71 (57.72%) Analyst
2 69 (56.10%) Test Analyst
3 27 (21.95%) Test Leader
4 21 (17.07%) Lead Test Analyst
5 19 (15.45%) Test Engineer
6 16 (13.01%) SQL Analyst
6 16 (13.01%) Web Analyst
6 16 (13.01%) Web Test Analyst
7 11 (8.94%) Automation Test Analyst
8 10 (8.13%) Senior Test Engineer
8 10 (8.13%) UAT Analyst
8 10 (8.13%) UAT Lead
8 10 (8.13%) UAT Test Analyst
8 10 (8.13%) UAT Test Lead
8 10 (8.13%) Web Applications Analyst
9 9 (7.32%) Manual Test Analyst
9 9 (7.32%) Senior Analyst
9 9 (7.32%) Senior Test Analyst
10 8 (6.50%) Agile Test Analyst
10 8 (6.50%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (29.27%) .NET
2 9 (7.32%) HTML
3 6 (4.88%) .NET Framework
4 5 (4.07%) CSS
5 4 (3.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (3.25%) Web Services
5 4 (3.25%) XML
6 3 (2.44%) Ajax
6 3 (2.44%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.44%) DHTML
6 3 (2.44%) JSON
6 3 (2.44%) WinForms
6 3 (2.44%) XSD
7 2 (1.63%) REST
7 2 (1.63%) SOAP
8 1 (0.81%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.81%) COM
8 1 (0.81%) Express
8 1 (0.81%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (0.81%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.07%) Cybercrime
1 5 (4.07%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.44%) Driving Licence
3 2 (1.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.81%) Biology
4 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.69%) Linux
2 3 (2.44%) Windows
3 1 (0.81%) Android
3 1 (0.81%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (88.62%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (43.90%) Test Automation
3 53 (43.09%) Non-Functional Testing
4 45 (36.59%) Software Testing
5 40 (32.52%) Scrum
6 38 (30.89%) Regression Testing
7 36 (29.27%) Stakeholder Management
8 35 (28.46%) SDLC
8 35 (28.46%) User Acceptance Testing
9 27 (21.95%) Integration Testing
10 25 (20.33%) Waterfall
11 24 (19.51%) E-Commerce
12 23 (18.70%) Test Scripting
13 21 (17.07%) Test Strategy
14 20 (16.26%) Automation Testing
14 20 (16.26%) Mentoring
15 14 (11.38%) TDD
16 13 (10.57%) Disaster Recovery
16 13 (10.57%) Service Management
17 12 (9.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (39.84%) SQL
2 18 (14.63%) Java
3 6 (4.88%) C#
3 6 (4.88%) Ruby
4 5 (4.07%) Bash Shell
5 4 (3.25%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.44%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.81%) PHP
7 1 (0.81%) Python
7 1 (0.81%) Scala
7 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 46 (37.40%) ISEB
2 38 (30.89%) ISTQB
3 21 (17.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (3.25%) Degree
5 3 (2.44%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (43.90%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (8.94%) Oracle
2 9 (7.32%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.63%) HP
3 2 (1.63%) Telerik
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Bright IT
Salary: From £42,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Yorkshire Water
Salary: Up to £72,000 per annum (depending on experience)
Posted: 10 days ago