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

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 89 154 156
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +2
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 100 56 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.75% 1.26% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.07% 1.42% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 89 41 62
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
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
3262 3953 4456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 89.81% 89.05% 88.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2847 3248 3514
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 £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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +56 83 £45,000 +20.00% 7
Bradford +13 18 £40,000 -28.88%
Wetherby - 2 £41,000 -
Functional Testing
Yorkshire

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 154 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (55.95%) Selenium
3 91 (54.17%) SQL
4 88 (52.38%) ISEB
5 77 (45.83%) Scrum
6 76 (45.24%) Test Automation
7 72 (42.86%) ISTQB
8 62 (36.90%) Waterfall
9 60 (35.71%) Cucumber
9 60 (35.71%) Java
10 52 (30.95%) QA
11 51 (30.36%) Software Testing
11 51 (30.36%) Finance
12 50 (29.76%) Stakeholder Management
13 49 (29.17%) Kanban
14 48 (28.57%) E-Commerce
15 46 (27.38%) Non-Functional Testing
16 39 (23.21%) Regression Testing
16 39 (23.21%) TDD
16 39 (23.21%) Web Testing
17 38 (22.62%) Test Strategy
17 38 (22.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 38 (22.62%) Defect Tracking
18 37 (22.02%) Mentoring
18 37 (22.02%) .NET
19 34 (20.24%) Retail
20 33 (19.64%) Test Management
21 30 (17.86%) Jenkins
21 30 (17.86%) Legal
21 30 (17.86%) Banking

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 5 (2.98%) IIS
2 1 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (2.38%) MS Office
2 1 (0.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Demantra
1 1 (0.60%) Oracle ASCP
1 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.60%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.55%) GitHub
2 2 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.57%) HTTP
2 1 (0.60%) FTP
2 1 (0.60%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (15.48%) Relational Database
2 20 (11.90%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (3.57%) CouchDB
3 6 (3.57%) MySQL
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 94 (55.95%) Selenium
2 60 (35.71%) Cucumber
3 30 (17.86%) Jenkins
4 26 (15.48%) SoapUI
5 20 (11.90%) WebDriver
6 13 (7.74%) Git (software)
7 12 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (6.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 10 (5.95%) Robot Framework
10 9 (5.36%) JIRA
11 7 (4.17%) LoadRunner
12 6 (3.57%) CruiseControl
12 6 (3.57%) EasyMock
12 6 (3.57%) JMeter
12 6 (3.57%) Mockito
12 6 (3.57%) TeamCity
13 5 (2.98%) Gradle
13 5 (2.98%) Maven
13 5 (2.98%) RSpec
13 5 (2.98%) TestNG
General
1 51 (30.36%) Finance
2 34 (20.24%) Retail
3 30 (17.86%) Banking
3 30 (17.86%) Legal
4 4 (2.38%) Advertising
4 4 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.60%) Games
5 1 (0.60%) Marketing
5 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 63 (37.50%) Test Engineer
2 43 (25.60%) Analyst
3 42 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 33 (19.64%) Senior Test Engineer
5 28 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
5 28 (16.67%) Web Engineer
6 22 (13.10%) Developer
7 17 (10.12%) Tester
8 16 (9.52%) Web Analyst
8 16 (9.52%) Web Test Analyst
9 15 (8.93%) Test Leader
10 14 (8.33%) Developer in Test
11 13 (7.74%) Lead Test Analyst
11 13 (7.74%) Test Manager
12 12 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
12 12 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
13 10 (5.95%) QA Tester
14 9 (5.36%) SQL Analyst
15 7 (4.17%) Senior Web Analyst
16 6 (3.57%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (22.02%) .NET
2 25 (14.88%) SOAP
3 18 (10.71%) HTML
4 12 (7.14%) ASP.NET
5 9 (5.36%) WPF
6 8 (4.76%) XML
7 6 (3.57%) Ajax
7 6 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 6 (3.57%) JSON
7 6 (3.57%) Spring
7 6 (3.57%) WinForms
8 5 (2.98%) CSS
8 5 (2.98%) LLBLGen Pro
8 5 (2.98%) PowerMock
9 3 (1.79%) REST
9 3 (1.79%) Web Services
10 1 (0.60%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.60%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (0.60%) RESTEasy
10 1 (0.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.38%) Computer Science
1 4 (2.38%) Driving Licence
2 3 (1.79%) NHS
3 2 (1.19%) e-Health
4 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.79%) Apple iOS
1 3 (1.79%) Unix
1 3 (1.79%) Windows
2 2 (1.19%) Android
3 1 (0.60%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (45.83%) Scrum
3 76 (45.24%) Test Automation
4 62 (36.90%) Waterfall
5 51 (30.36%) Software Testing
6 50 (29.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 49 (29.17%) Kanban
8 48 (28.57%) E-Commerce
9 46 (27.38%) Non-Functional Testing
10 39 (23.21%) Regression Testing
10 39 (23.21%) TDD
10 39 (23.21%) Web Testing
11 38 (22.62%) Defect Tracking
11 38 (22.62%) Test Strategy
12 37 (22.02%) Mentoring
13 33 (19.64%) Test Management
14 27 (16.07%) Software Delivery
15 25 (14.88%) Continuous Integration
15 25 (14.88%) SDLC
15 25 (14.88%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 91 (54.17%) SQL
2 60 (35.71%) Java
3 24 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 18 (10.71%) Ruby
5 17 (10.12%) C#
6 11 (6.55%) Scala
7 6 (3.57%) Python
7 6 (3.57%) T-SQL
7 6 (3.57%) VB
7 6 (3.57%) VB6
8 2 (1.19%) C
8 2 (1.19%) C++
8 2 (1.19%) Perl
9 1 (0.60%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.60%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 88 (52.38%) ISEB
2 72 (42.86%) ISTQB
3 38 (22.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (30.95%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.19%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (16.07%) Oracle
2 13 (7.74%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.79%) HP
4 1 (0.60%) Apple
4 1 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.60%) TOWER Software
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