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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 118 104 145
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +41
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 77 119 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.96% 2.57% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 2.88% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 65 80 38
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +46.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
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
3565 4138 4375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 90.94% 89.39% 88.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2994 3279 3502
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -12 54 £40,000 -11.11% 10
Bradford +30 26 £40,000 -21.56%
Halifax -6 1 - - 1
Functional Testing
Yorkshire

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 112 (90.32%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (46.77%) Test Automation
3 56 (45.16%) QA
4 54 (43.55%) Selenium
5 52 (41.94%) ISEB
6 51 (41.13%) SQL
6 51 (41.13%) Finance
6 51 (41.13%) Non-Functional Testing
7 50 (40.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 46 (37.10%) Software Testing
9 43 (34.68%) ISTQB
10 39 (31.45%) Retail
11 37 (29.84%) E-Commerce
12 36 (29.03%) Scrum
13 35 (28.23%) User Acceptance Testing
14 32 (25.81%) Regression Testing
15 31 (25.00%) SDLC
15 31 (25.00%) Waterfall
16 27 (21.77%) .NET
17 25 (20.16%) Legal
17 25 (20.16%) Banking
17 25 (20.16%) Test Strategy
18 24 (19.35%) Integration Testing
19 21 (16.94%) JIRA
20 19 (15.32%) SQL Server
20 19 (15.32%) Team Foundation Server
21 17 (13.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
21 17 (13.71%) TDD
22 16 (12.90%) Test Scripting
23 15 (12.10%) Java

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 2 (1.61%) IIS
2 1 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 12 (9.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.32%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.65%) MySQL
3 3 (2.42%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.81%) CouchDB
5 1 (0.81%) DB2
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 54 (43.55%) Selenium
2 21 (16.94%) JIRA
3 19 (15.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (9.68%) WebDriver
5 11 (8.87%) Jenkins
6 10 (8.06%) Git (software)
7 8 (6.45%) HP UFT
8 6 (4.84%) Cucumber
8 6 (4.84%) NeoLoad
8 6 (4.84%) Subversion
9 5 (4.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (4.03%) TestNG
10 4 (3.23%) JMeter
11 3 (2.42%) Gerrit
11 3 (2.42%) Mercurial
12 2 (1.61%) SoapUI
12 2 (1.61%) Visual Studio
12 2 (1.61%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
13 1 (0.81%) Oracle APEX
13 1 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
General
1 51 (41.13%) Finance
2 39 (31.45%) Retail
3 25 (20.16%) Banking
3 25 (20.16%) Legal
4 2 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.81%) Electronics
5 1 (0.81%) Games
5 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 68 (54.84%) Analyst
2 67 (54.03%) Test Analyst
3 23 (18.55%) Test Leader
3 23 (18.55%) Web Analyst
3 23 (18.55%) Web Test Analyst
4 22 (17.74%) Lead Test Analyst
4 22 (17.74%) Test Engineer
5 17 (13.71%) SQL Analyst
5 17 (13.71%) UAT Analyst
5 17 (13.71%) UAT Test Analyst
6 15 (12.10%) UAT Lead
6 15 (12.10%) UAT Test Lead
6 15 (12.10%) Web Applications Analyst
7 12 (9.68%) Senior Test Engineer
7 12 (9.68%) Web Engineer
8 10 (8.06%) Agile Test Analyst
8 10 (8.06%) Senior Analyst
8 10 (8.06%) Senior Test Analyst
9 8 (6.45%) Manual Test Analyst
9 8 (6.45%) Senior Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (21.77%) .NET
2 9 (7.26%) HTML
3 5 (4.03%) CSS
4 4 (3.23%) SOAP
5 3 (2.42%) REST
5 3 (2.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (2.42%) Web Services
5 3 (2.42%) XML
6 2 (1.61%) Ajax
6 2 (1.61%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.61%) DHTML
6 2 (1.61%) JSON
6 2 (1.61%) WinForms
6 2 (1.61%) XSD
7 1 (0.81%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.81%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.81%) Express
7 1 (0.81%) LAMP
7 1 (0.81%) Node.js
7 1 (0.81%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.03%) Cybercrime
1 5 (4.03%) Management Information System
2 2 (1.61%) Driving Licence
3 1 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.81%) Biology
3 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.65%) Linux
2 2 (1.61%) Unix
2 2 (1.61%) Windows
3 1 (0.81%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (90.32%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (46.77%) Test Automation
3 51 (41.13%) Non-Functional Testing
4 50 (40.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 46 (37.10%) Software Testing
6 37 (29.84%) E-Commerce
7 36 (29.03%) Scrum
8 35 (28.23%) User Acceptance Testing
9 32 (25.81%) Regression Testing
10 31 (25.00%) SDLC
10 31 (25.00%) Waterfall
11 25 (20.16%) Test Strategy
12 24 (19.35%) Integration Testing
13 17 (13.71%) TDD
14 16 (12.90%) Test Scripting
15 14 (11.29%) Project Management
15 14 (11.29%) System Integration Testing
16 13 (10.48%) Mentoring
17 12 (9.68%) Automation Testing
18 10 (8.06%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (41.13%) SQL
2 15 (12.10%) Java
3 5 (4.03%) Bash Shell
3 5 (4.03%) Ruby
4 3 (2.42%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.61%) C#
5 2 (1.61%) PHP
5 2 (1.61%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.81%) Groovy
6 1 (0.81%) Python
6 1 (0.81%) Scala
6 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 52 (41.94%) ISEB
2 43 (34.68%) ISTQB
3 17 (13.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (2.42%) Degree
5 1 (0.81%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (45.16%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (8.87%) Oracle
2 5 (4.03%) Microsoft
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