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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Testing
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 116 157 147
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -10
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 72 55 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.02% 1.24% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 1.41% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 68 49 65
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
3174 3914 4395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 89.23% 88.45% 88.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2763 3274 3559
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +40 64 £46,000 +22.66% 5
Bradford -2 8 £35,000 +7.69%
Functional Testing
Yorkshire

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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.

1 143 (88.82%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (58.39%) Selenium
3 88 (54.66%) ISEB
4 83 (51.55%) SQL
4 83 (51.55%) ISTQB
5 75 (46.58%) Cucumber
6 72 (44.72%) Test Automation
7 68 (42.24%) Scrum
7 68 (42.24%) Waterfall
8 64 (39.75%) Java
9 61 (37.89%) QA
10 54 (33.54%) Software Testing
10 54 (33.54%) Kanban
11 47 (29.19%) Regression Testing
11 47 (29.19%) Mentoring
12 46 (28.57%) Defect Tracking
12 46 (28.57%) Web Testing
12 46 (28.57%) Test Strategy
12 46 (28.57%) Finance
13 44 (27.33%) Stakeholder Management
14 43 (26.71%) TDD
15 41 (25.47%) E-Commerce
15 41 (25.47%) Test Management
16 40 (24.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 38 (23.60%) Non-Functional Testing
17 38 (23.60%) Oracle
18 37 (22.98%) Relational Database
18 37 (22.98%) Software Delivery
19 34 (21.12%) Logistics
20 31 (19.25%) Legal

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 (1.86%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (3.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Demantra
1 1 (0.62%) Oracle ASCP
1 1 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.62%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.73%) GitHub
2 2 (1.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.73%) HTTP
2 1 (0.62%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (22.98%) Relational Database
2 18 (11.18%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (3.11%) CouchDB
3 5 (3.11%) MySQL
4 1 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 94 (58.39%) Selenium
2 75 (46.58%) Cucumber
3 28 (17.39%) SoapUI
4 19 (11.80%) Jenkins
5 16 (9.94%) WebDriver
6 10 (6.21%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (5.59%) Git (software)
8 8 (4.97%) JIRA
9 7 (4.35%) LoadRunner
10 6 (3.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (3.73%) MSTest
10 6 (3.73%) Robot Framework
10 6 (3.73%) RSpec
11 5 (3.11%) EasyMock
11 5 (3.11%) Gradle
11 5 (3.11%) JUnit
11 5 (3.11%) Maven
11 5 (3.11%) Mockito
11 5 (3.11%) TeamCity
11 5 (3.11%) TestNG
General
1 46 (28.57%) Finance
2 31 (19.25%) Legal
3 29 (18.01%) Retail
4 27 (16.77%) Banking
5 5 (3.11%) Advertising
6 2 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.62%) Games
7 1 (0.62%) Marketing
7 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 72 (44.72%) Test Engineer
2 48 (29.81%) Senior Test Engineer
3 28 (17.39%) Web Engineer
4 26 (16.15%) Analyst
4 26 (16.15%) Test Automation Engineer
5 25 (15.53%) Test Analyst
6 21 (13.04%) Tester
7 17 (10.56%) Test Manager
8 16 (9.94%) Developer
9 14 (8.70%) QA Tester
9 14 (8.70%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
9 14 (8.70%) Senior Web Engineer
10 10 (6.21%) Developer in Test
11 9 (5.59%) Senior Analyst
11 9 (5.59%) Senior Test Analyst
12 8 (4.97%) Java Engineer
12 8 (4.97%) Lead Test Analyst
13 7 (4.35%) Automation Tester
13 7 (4.35%) Test Leader
13 7 (4.35%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (17.39%) .NET
2 26 (16.15%) SOAP
3 18 (11.18%) HTML
4 10 (6.21%) ASP.NET
5 8 (4.97%) XML
6 7 (4.35%) JSON
6 7 (4.35%) WPF
7 6 (3.73%) Ajax
7 6 (3.73%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 6 (3.73%) CSS
7 6 (3.73%) WinForms
8 5 (3.11%) LLBLGen Pro
8 5 (3.11%) PowerMock
8 5 (3.11%) Spring
9 2 (1.24%) Web Services
10 1 (0.62%) Apache Flex
10 1 (0.62%) DHTML
10 1 (0.62%) Flash
10 1 (0.62%) XML Schema
10 1 (0.62%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.48%) Driving Licence
2 2 (1.24%) Computer Science
2 2 (1.24%) e-Health
2 2 (1.24%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (0.62%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.62%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.35%) Windows
2 2 (1.24%) Unix
3 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.62%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (88.82%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (44.72%) Test Automation
3 68 (42.24%) Scrum
3 68 (42.24%) Waterfall
4 54 (33.54%) Kanban
4 54 (33.54%) Software Testing
5 47 (29.19%) Mentoring
5 47 (29.19%) Regression Testing
6 46 (28.57%) Defect Tracking
6 46 (28.57%) Test Strategy
6 46 (28.57%) Web Testing
7 44 (27.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 43 (26.71%) TDD
9 41 (25.47%) E-Commerce
9 41 (25.47%) Test Management
10 38 (23.60%) Non-Functional Testing
11 37 (22.98%) Software Delivery
12 34 (21.12%) Logistics
13 26 (16.15%) Test Scripting
14 20 (12.42%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 83 (51.55%) SQL
2 64 (39.75%) Java
3 21 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 14 (8.70%) Ruby
5 12 (7.45%) C#
6 7 (4.35%) Python
6 7 (4.35%) Scala
7 6 (3.73%) T-SQL
7 6 (3.73%) VB
7 6 (3.73%) VB6
8 2 (1.24%) C
8 2 (1.24%) C++
8 2 (1.24%) Perl
9 1 (0.62%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.62%) PHP
Qualifications
1 88 (54.66%) ISEB
2 83 (51.55%) ISTQB
3 40 (24.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (37.89%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (3.11%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (23.60%) Oracle
2 8 (4.97%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.11%) HP
4 1 (0.62%) Apple
4 1 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.62%) TOWER Software
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