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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Testing
Rank 189 177 134
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -43
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 21 14 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.41% 0.36% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.42% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 26
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -24.32%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
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
4340 3322 3002
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.91% 85.62% 80.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3355 2714 2486
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 20 October 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Testing within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -12 21 £35,000 - 6
Functional Testing
Yorkshire

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Functional Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Functional Testing.

1 28 (93.33%) ISEB
1 28 (93.33%) Test Scripting
2 27 (90.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (23.33%) Finance
4 3 (10.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.67%) Java
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
5 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (6.67%) V-Model
6 1 (3.33%) iSeries
6 1 (3.33%) System Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Load Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Security Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.33%) BDD
6 1 (3.33%) Test Strategy
6 1 (3.33%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (3.33%) Automation Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.33%) IIS
6 1 (3.33%) MS Office
6 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.33%) Web Services
6 1 (3.33%) XML
6 1 (3.33%) Windows
6 1 (3.33%) Linux

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Functional Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Functional Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) IIS
1 1 (3.33%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.33%) WATIR
1 1 (3.33%) Selenium
1 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Consultant
1 19 (63.33%) Test Consultant
2 16 (53.33%) Senior Test Consultant
2 16 (53.33%) Senior Consultant
3 10 (33.33%) Analyst
3 10 (33.33%) Test Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Tester
5 1 (3.33%) Junior
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Tester
5 1 (3.33%) QA Tester
5 1 (3.33%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) QA Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Senior QA Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Senior QA Test Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Senior QA Tester
5 1 (3.33%) Junior Test Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) HTML
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
1 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.33%) Web Services
1 1 (3.33%) XML
1 1 (3.33%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 27 (90.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) NHS
2 1 (3.33%) iSeries
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (93.33%) Test Scripting
2 3 (10.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.67%) V-Model
3 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (3.33%) BDD
4 1 (3.33%) Test Strategy
4 1 (3.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (3.33%) Automation Testing
4 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.33%) System Testing
4 1 (3.33%) CRM
4 1 (3.33%) TDD
4 1 (3.33%) Software Testing
4 1 (3.33%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (3.33%) Load Testing
4 1 (3.33%) Security Testing
4 1 (3.33%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (93.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) IBM
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
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