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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 116 116 149
Rank change year-on-year
0 +33
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 82 107 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.10% 2.24% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.32% 2.49% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67 66 35
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +35.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,050
% change year-on-year
- +7.96%
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
3541 4302 4269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 90.66% 90.13% 87.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3003 3409 3386
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £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 July 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 July 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 +3 62 £39,250 -12.77% 7
Bradford +18 20 £40,000 -21.56% 1
Wetherby - 2 £40,000 -
Halifax -9 1 - -
Functional Testing
Yorkshire

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 119 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (48.87%) Test Automation
3 62 (46.62%) ISEB
4 57 (42.86%) SQL
5 56 (42.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 56 (42.11%) Selenium
6 55 (41.35%) Non-Functional Testing
7 54 (40.60%) QA
7 54 (40.60%) Finance
8 49 (36.84%) ISTQB
9 44 (33.08%) Software Testing
10 42 (31.58%) Retail
10 42 (31.58%) E-Commerce
11 38 (28.57%) Scrum
12 37 (27.82%) Waterfall
13 34 (25.56%) User Acceptance Testing
14 32 (24.06%) SDLC
15 30 (22.56%) Regression Testing
16 29 (21.80%) Legal
16 29 (21.80%) Banking
17 28 (21.05%) Test Strategy
18 27 (20.30%) .NET
19 23 (17.29%) Integration Testing
20 21 (15.79%) Test Scripting
20 21 (15.79%) JIRA
20 21 (15.79%) TDD
21 20 (15.04%) Java
21 20 (15.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
22 18 (13.53%) Project Management
23 17 (12.78%) Team Foundation Server

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 (1.50%) IIS
2 1 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 11 (8.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.75%) FTP
1 1 (0.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.03%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.26%) MySQL
3 4 (3.01%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.50%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.75%) CouchDB
5 1 (0.75%) DB2
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 56 (42.11%) Selenium
2 21 (15.79%) JIRA
3 17 (12.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (12.03%) Jenkins
5 10 (7.52%) Git (software)
5 10 (7.52%) WebDriver
6 9 (6.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (6.77%) Cucumber
7 6 (4.51%) NeoLoad
7 6 (4.51%) SoapUI
7 6 (4.51%) Subversion
8 5 (3.76%) HP UFT
8 5 (3.76%) TestNG
9 4 (3.01%) JMeter
10 3 (2.26%) Gerrit
10 3 (2.26%) Mercurial
10 3 (2.26%) Robot Framework
10 3 (2.26%) SpecFlow
11 2 (1.50%) LoadRunner
12 1 (0.75%) CruiseControl
General
1 54 (40.60%) Finance
2 42 (31.58%) Retail
3 29 (21.80%) Banking
3 29 (21.80%) Legal
4 2 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.75%) Games
5 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 63 (47.37%) Analyst
2 62 (46.62%) Test Analyst
3 28 (21.05%) Test Engineer
4 27 (20.30%) Test Leader
5 23 (17.29%) Web Analyst
5 23 (17.29%) Web Test Analyst
6 21 (15.79%) Lead Test Analyst
7 18 (13.53%) SQL Analyst
8 17 (12.78%) UAT Analyst
8 17 (12.78%) UAT Test Analyst
9 16 (12.03%) Web Engineer
10 15 (11.28%) UAT Lead
10 15 (11.28%) UAT Test Lead
10 15 (11.28%) Web Applications Analyst
11 14 (10.53%) Senior Test Engineer
12 11 (8.27%) Test Automation Engineer
13 10 (7.52%) Agile Test Analyst
13 10 (7.52%) Senior Analyst
13 10 (7.52%) Senior Test Analyst
14 8 (6.02%) Senior Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (20.30%) .NET
2 7 (5.26%) SOAP
3 6 (4.51%) HTML
4 5 (3.76%) CSS
5 3 (2.26%) REST
6 2 (1.50%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.50%) Web Services
6 2 (1.50%) WPF
7 1 (0.75%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.75%) Express
7 1 (0.75%) LAMP
7 1 (0.75%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (0.75%) Node.js
7 1 (0.75%) React
7 1 (0.75%) Spring
7 1 (0.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.76%) Cybercrime
1 5 (3.76%) Management Information System
2 2 (1.50%) NHS
3 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.51%) Linux
2 3 (2.26%) Android
3 2 (1.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (48.87%) Test Automation
3 56 (42.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 55 (41.35%) Non-Functional Testing
5 44 (33.08%) Software Testing
6 42 (31.58%) E-Commerce
7 38 (28.57%) Scrum
8 37 (27.82%) Waterfall
9 34 (25.56%) User Acceptance Testing
10 32 (24.06%) SDLC
11 30 (22.56%) Regression Testing
12 28 (21.05%) Test Strategy
13 23 (17.29%) Integration Testing
14 21 (15.79%) TDD
14 21 (15.79%) Test Scripting
15 18 (13.53%) Project Management
16 14 (10.53%) System Integration Testing
17 12 (9.02%) Automation Testing
17 12 (9.02%) Mentoring
18 11 (8.27%) Defect Tracking
Programming Languages
1 57 (42.86%) SQL
2 20 (15.04%) Java
3 6 (4.51%) Ruby
4 5 (3.76%) Bash Shell
4 5 (3.76%) C#
5 2 (1.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.50%) PHP
5 2 (1.50%) Scala
6 1 (0.75%) Groovy
6 1 (0.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 62 (46.62%) ISEB
2 49 (36.84%) ISTQB
3 20 (15.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (2.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (40.60%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (8.27%) Oracle
2 6 (4.51%) Microsoft
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