The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Testing
Rank 209 178 167
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -11
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 4 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.078% 0.026% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.095% 0.032% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 5
Average salary £40,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -21.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4217 3078 2821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.41% 79.15% 77.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3394 2423 2359
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Functional Testing
Yorkshire

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
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 17 April 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
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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
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Vacancies
Leeds - 4 £40,000 -
Functional Testing
Yorkshire

Functional Testing
Top 22 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Management
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) ISEB
4 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (25.00%) System Testing
4 1 (25.00%) iSeries
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) IBM