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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 121 146 170
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +24
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 72 64 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.89% 1.35% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 1.49% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 59 32 41
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £43,000
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 West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3456 4307 4428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 90.95% 90.96% 85.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2885 3404 3422
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +41 60 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Bradford -7 16 £37,750 +2.02% 1
Wetherby - 3 £40,000 -
Functional Testing
Yorkshire

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 133 (89.86%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (51.35%) ISEB
3 71 (47.97%) SQL
4 67 (45.27%) Selenium
5 65 (43.92%) Test Automation
6 61 (41.22%) ISTQB
7 59 (39.86%) Stakeholder Management
8 56 (37.84%) Finance
9 54 (36.49%) Non-Functional Testing
10 52 (35.14%) QA
11 50 (33.78%) E-Commerce
12 49 (33.11%) Waterfall
13 48 (32.43%) Scrum
14 47 (31.76%) Retail
15 46 (31.08%) Software Testing
16 37 (25.00%) Banking
17 36 (24.32%) Legal
18 32 (21.62%) SDLC
19 31 (20.95%) Java
20 30 (20.27%) Regression Testing
20 30 (20.27%) Test Strategy
21 29 (19.59%) User Acceptance Testing
22 28 (18.92%) TDD
23 26 (17.57%) .NET
23 26 (17.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
23 26 (17.57%) Cucumber
24 21 (14.19%) Kanban
25 20 (13.51%) Integration Testing
25 20 (13.51%) Web Testing
26 19 (12.84%) Defect Tracking

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 (2.03%) IIS
2 1 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 9 (6.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.73%) GitHub
2 2 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.68%) FTP
1 1 (0.68%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.46%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.76%) Relational Database
3 6 (4.05%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (4.05%) MySQL
4 5 (3.38%) CouchDB
5 1 (0.68%) DB2
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 67 (45.27%) Selenium
2 26 (17.57%) Cucumber
3 18 (12.16%) Jenkins
4 15 (10.14%) SoapUI
5 10 (6.76%) JIRA
5 10 (6.76%) WebDriver
6 9 (6.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (5.41%) Git (software)
8 5 (3.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (3.38%) CruiseControl
8 5 (3.38%) EasyMock
8 5 (3.38%) Mockito
8 5 (3.38%) TeamCity
9 4 (2.70%) Gradle
9 4 (2.70%) JUnit
9 4 (2.70%) Maven
9 4 (2.70%) Robot Framework
9 4 (2.70%) TestNG
10 3 (2.03%) LoadRunner
10 3 (2.03%) SpecFlow
General
1 56 (37.84%) Finance
2 47 (31.76%) Retail
3 37 (25.00%) Banking
4 36 (24.32%) Legal
5 2 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.68%) Games
6 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.68%) Marketing
6 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 62 (41.89%) Analyst
2 61 (41.22%) Test Analyst
3 42 (28.38%) Test Engineer
4 26 (17.57%) Web Engineer
5 24 (16.22%) Test Leader
5 24 (16.22%) Web Analyst
5 24 (16.22%) Web Test Analyst
6 21 (14.19%) Test Automation Engineer
7 20 (13.51%) Senior Test Engineer
8 19 (12.84%) Lead Test Analyst
9 18 (12.16%) SQL Analyst
10 17 (11.49%) UAT Analyst
10 17 (11.49%) UAT Test Analyst
11 13 (8.78%) Senior Analyst
11 13 (8.78%) Senior Test Analyst
11 13 (8.78%) UAT Lead
11 13 (8.78%) UAT Test Lead
11 13 (8.78%) Web Applications Analyst
12 12 (8.11%) Developer
13 10 (6.76%) Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (17.57%) .NET
2 17 (11.49%) SOAP
3 6 (4.05%) HTML
4 5 (3.38%) Spring
5 4 (2.70%) PowerMock
5 4 (2.70%) REST
6 2 (1.35%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.35%) Web Services
6 2 (1.35%) WPF
6 2 (1.35%) XML
7 1 (0.68%) Apache Flex
7 1 (0.68%) Flash
7 1 (0.68%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.35%) Computer Science
1 2 (1.35%) NHS
2 1 (0.68%) e-Health
2 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.03%) Android
2 2 (1.35%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.35%) Windows
3 1 (0.68%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (89.86%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (43.92%) Test Automation
3 59 (39.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 54 (36.49%) Non-Functional Testing
5 50 (33.78%) E-Commerce
6 49 (33.11%) Waterfall
7 48 (32.43%) Scrum
8 46 (31.08%) Software Testing
9 32 (21.62%) SDLC
10 30 (20.27%) Regression Testing
10 30 (20.27%) Test Strategy
11 29 (19.59%) User Acceptance Testing
12 28 (18.92%) TDD
13 21 (14.19%) Kanban
14 20 (13.51%) Integration Testing
14 20 (13.51%) Web Testing
15 19 (12.84%) Defect Tracking
16 18 (12.16%) Continuous Integration
16 18 (12.16%) Test Scripting
17 15 (10.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 71 (47.97%) SQL
2 31 (20.95%) Java
3 10 (6.76%) Ruby
4 8 (5.41%) JavaScript
5 7 (4.73%) C#
5 7 (4.73%) Scala
6 1 (0.68%) Groovy
6 1 (0.68%) PHP
6 1 (0.68%) Python
Qualifications
1 76 (51.35%) ISEB
2 61 (41.22%) ISTQB
3 26 (17.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (3.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (35.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (2.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (7.43%) Oracle
2 7 (4.73%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.35%) HP
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