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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 149 114 119
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +5
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 55 105 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.30% 2.23% 2.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 2.52% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 45 91 65
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,250
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +13.47%
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
3810 4164 4410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 90.16% 88.56% 87.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3102 3213 3560
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
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 5 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 5 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 -44 36 £37,500 -3.84% 5
Bradford +18 24 £40,000 -21.56% 2
Halifax -1 1 - -
Functional Testing
Yorkshire

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 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 97 (84.35%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (42.61%) QA
3 48 (41.74%) Selenium
3 48 (41.74%) Non-Functional Testing
4 47 (40.87%) Test Automation
5 46 (40.00%) SQL
6 43 (37.39%) Software Testing
7 41 (35.65%) Scrum
7 41 (35.65%) ISEB
8 38 (33.04%) Regression Testing
9 37 (32.17%) .NET
10 35 (30.43%) User Acceptance Testing
11 34 (29.57%) SDLC
12 33 (28.70%) ISTQB
13 31 (26.96%) JIRA
13 31 (26.96%) Finance
14 30 (26.09%) Test Scripting
15 25 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
16 24 (20.87%) Team Foundation Server
16 24 (20.87%) Mentoring
17 23 (20.00%) Integration Testing
18 21 (18.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 21 (18.26%) Retail
19 20 (17.39%) SQL Server
19 20 (17.39%) Automation Testing
19 20 (17.39%) Test Strategy
20 19 (16.52%) Java
21 18 (15.65%) WebDriver
22 17 (14.78%) Waterfall
23 16 (13.91%) MS Office

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 (2.61%) IIS
2 1 (0.87%) Confluence
2 1 (0.87%) Node.js
Applications
1 16 (13.91%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.87%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.35%) MySQL
3 3 (2.61%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 48 (41.74%) Selenium
2 31 (26.96%) JIRA
3 24 (20.87%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (15.65%) WebDriver
5 12 (10.43%) Jenkins
6 10 (8.70%) Git (software)
6 10 (8.70%) HP UFT
7 5 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (4.35%) Cucumber
7 5 (4.35%) JMeter
7 5 (4.35%) NeoLoad
7 5 (4.35%) Subversion
7 5 (4.35%) TestNG
8 4 (3.48%) Gerrit
8 4 (3.48%) Hudson
8 4 (3.48%) Mercurial
9 3 (2.61%) Visual Studio
9 3 (2.61%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 1 (0.87%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.87%) SoapUI
General
1 31 (26.96%) Finance
2 21 (18.26%) Retail
3 8 (6.96%) Banking
3 8 (6.96%) Legal
4 3 (2.61%) Marketing
4 3 (2.61%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.87%) Electronics
5 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 73 (63.48%) Analyst
2 71 (61.74%) Test Analyst
3 22 (19.13%) Lead Test Analyst
3 22 (19.13%) Test Leader
4 18 (15.65%) SQL Analyst
5 16 (13.91%) Test Engineer
6 14 (12.17%) Web Analyst
6 14 (12.17%) Web Test Analyst
7 11 (9.57%) Automation Test Analyst
8 10 (8.70%) Manual Test Analyst
8 10 (8.70%) QA Analyst
9 9 (7.83%) Java Engineer
9 9 (7.83%) QA Engineer
9 9 (7.83%) QA Test Analyst
9 9 (7.83%) Tester
10 8 (6.96%) Agile Test Analyst
10 8 (6.96%) QA Test Engineer
10 8 (6.96%) QA Tester
11 7 (6.09%) UAT Analyst
11 7 (6.09%) UAT Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (32.17%) .NET
2 9 (7.83%) HTML
3 6 (5.22%) .NET Framework
4 5 (4.35%) CSS
5 4 (3.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (3.48%) Web Services
5 4 (3.48%) XML
6 3 (2.61%) Ajax
6 3 (2.61%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.61%) DHTML
6 3 (2.61%) JSON
6 3 (2.61%) WinForms
6 3 (2.61%) XSD
7 1 (0.87%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.87%) COM
7 1 (0.87%) Express
7 1 (0.87%) LAMP
7 1 (0.87%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (0.87%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.35%) Cybercrime
1 5 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.48%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.61%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.87%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.87%) Biology
4 1 (0.87%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.96%) Linux
2 4 (3.48%) Windows
3 1 (0.87%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.87%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (84.35%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (41.74%) Non-Functional Testing
3 47 (40.87%) Test Automation
4 43 (37.39%) Software Testing
5 41 (35.65%) Scrum
6 38 (33.04%) Regression Testing
7 35 (30.43%) User Acceptance Testing
8 34 (29.57%) SDLC
9 30 (26.09%) Test Scripting
10 25 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
11 24 (20.87%) Mentoring
12 23 (20.00%) Integration Testing
13 20 (17.39%) Automation Testing
13 20 (17.39%) Test Strategy
14 17 (14.78%) Waterfall
15 15 (13.04%) E-Commerce
16 13 (11.30%) Coaching
16 13 (11.30%) Disaster Recovery
16 13 (11.30%) Service Management
16 13 (11.30%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 46 (40.00%) SQL
2 19 (16.52%) Java
3 7 (6.09%) C#
4 5 (4.35%) Bash Shell
4 5 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.35%) Ruby
5 3 (2.61%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.74%) Python
7 1 (0.87%) C
7 1 (0.87%) Perl
7 1 (0.87%) PHP
7 1 (0.87%) Scala
7 1 (0.87%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.87%) VB
7 1 (0.87%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 41 (35.65%) ISEB
2 33 (28.70%) ISTQB
3 21 (18.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (5.22%) Degree
5 5 (4.35%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (42.61%) QA
2 1 (0.87%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (8.70%) Oracle
2 9 (7.83%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.35%) HP
4 4 (3.48%) Telerik
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago