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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Testing
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 101 145 152
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +7
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 82 63 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.35% 1.51% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.63% 1.70% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 76 54 55
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £29,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
3122 3705 3991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 89.51% 88.62% 89.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2705 3115 3214
Median salary £43,000 £42,750 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.58% +1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +34 67 £46,000 +22.66% 7
Bradford +7 12 £40,000 +23.07%
Wetherby - 2 £41,000 -
Functional Testing
Yorkshire

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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.

1 148 (91.36%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (57.41%) Selenium
3 85 (52.47%) SQL
4 81 (50.00%) ISEB
5 74 (45.68%) ISTQB
6 73 (45.06%) Scrum
7 71 (43.83%) Test Automation
8 67 (41.36%) Cucumber
9 62 (38.27%) Java
10 60 (37.04%) Waterfall
11 51 (31.48%) Kanban
11 51 (31.48%) Software Testing
12 50 (30.86%) QA
13 46 (28.40%) Stakeholder Management
13 46 (28.40%) Finance
14 45 (27.78%) Non-Functional Testing
15 44 (27.16%) E-Commerce
16 43 (26.54%) Web Testing
17 42 (25.93%) Mentoring
18 41 (25.31%) Regression Testing
19 40 (24.69%) Defect Tracking
19 40 (24.69%) Test Strategy
20 39 (24.07%) TDD
21 37 (22.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
22 35 (21.60%) Test Management
23 33 (20.37%) .NET
24 30 (18.52%) Oracle
24 30 (18.52%) Retail
25 29 (17.90%) Legal
25 29 (17.90%) SoapUI

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 (1.85%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (1.85%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Demantra
1 1 (0.62%) Oracle ASCP
1 1 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.62%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.79%) GitHub
2 2 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.70%) HTTP
2 1 (0.62%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (17.90%) Relational Database
2 20 (12.35%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.09%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (3.09%) CouchDB
3 5 (3.09%) MySQL
4 1 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 93 (57.41%) Selenium
2 67 (41.36%) Cucumber
3 29 (17.90%) SoapUI
4 28 (17.28%) Jenkins
5 21 (12.96%) WebDriver
6 13 (8.02%) Git (software)
7 12 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (6.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 10 (6.17%) Robot Framework
10 8 (4.94%) JIRA
11 7 (4.32%) LoadRunner
12 6 (3.70%) RSpec
13 5 (3.09%) EasyMock
13 5 (3.09%) Gradle
13 5 (3.09%) JMeter
13 5 (3.09%) JUnit
13 5 (3.09%) Maven
13 5 (3.09%) Mockito
13 5 (3.09%) TeamCity
13 5 (3.09%) TestNG
General
1 46 (28.40%) Finance
2 30 (18.52%) Retail
3 29 (17.90%) Legal
4 27 (16.67%) Banking
5 5 (3.09%) Advertising
6 4 (2.47%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.62%) Games
7 1 (0.62%) Marketing
7 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 66 (40.74%) Test Engineer
2 40 (24.69%) Senior Test Engineer
3 34 (20.99%) Analyst
4 33 (20.37%) Test Analyst
5 28 (17.28%) Web Engineer
6 27 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
7 20 (12.35%) Developer
8 18 (11.11%) Tester
9 15 (9.26%) Test Leader
10 14 (8.64%) Developer in Test
10 14 (8.64%) Test Manager
11 13 (8.02%) QA Tester
12 11 (6.79%) Senior Analyst
12 11 (6.79%) Senior Test Analyst
13 10 (6.17%) Lead Test Analyst
13 10 (6.17%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
14 9 (5.56%) Senior Web Engineer
14 9 (5.56%) Web Analyst
14 9 (5.56%) Web Test Analyst
15 7 (4.32%) Senior Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (20.37%) .NET
2 27 (16.67%) SOAP
3 18 (11.11%) HTML
4 12 (7.41%) ASP.NET
5 9 (5.56%) WPF
6 8 (4.94%) XML
7 7 (4.32%) JSON
8 6 (3.70%) Ajax
8 6 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 6 (3.70%) CSS
8 6 (3.70%) WinForms
9 5 (3.09%) LLBLGen Pro
9 5 (3.09%) PowerMock
9 5 (3.09%) Spring
10 2 (1.23%) REST
10 2 (1.23%) Web Services
11 1 (0.62%) AngularJS
11 1 (0.62%) Oracle Fusion
11 1 (0.62%) RabbitMQ
11 1 (0.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.47%) Computer Science
1 4 (2.47%) Driving Licence
2 3 (1.85%) NHS
3 2 (1.23%) e-Health
4 1 (0.62%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.09%) Windows
2 3 (1.85%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.23%) Android
3 2 (1.23%) Unix
4 1 (0.62%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (91.36%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (45.06%) Scrum
3 71 (43.83%) Test Automation
4 60 (37.04%) Waterfall
5 51 (31.48%) Kanban
5 51 (31.48%) Software Testing
6 46 (28.40%) Stakeholder Management
7 45 (27.78%) Non-Functional Testing
8 44 (27.16%) E-Commerce
9 43 (26.54%) Web Testing
10 42 (25.93%) Mentoring
11 41 (25.31%) Regression Testing
12 40 (24.69%) Defect Tracking
12 40 (24.69%) Test Strategy
13 39 (24.07%) TDD
14 35 (21.60%) Test Management
15 29 (17.90%) Software Delivery
16 28 (17.28%) Test Scripting
17 27 (16.67%) Logistics
18 26 (16.05%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 85 (52.47%) SQL
2 62 (38.27%) Java
3 25 (15.43%) JavaScript
4 19 (11.73%) Ruby
5 14 (8.64%) C#
6 11 (6.79%) Scala
7 7 (4.32%) Python
8 6 (3.70%) T-SQL
8 6 (3.70%) VB
8 6 (3.70%) VB6
9 2 (1.23%) C
9 2 (1.23%) C++
9 2 (1.23%) Perl
10 1 (0.62%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 81 (50.00%) ISEB
2 74 (45.68%) ISTQB
3 37 (22.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (3.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (30.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (18.52%) Oracle
2 10 (6.17%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.85%) HP
4 1 (0.62%) Apple
4 1 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.62%) TOWER Software
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Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £46,000 per annum + flexible benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago