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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Testing
Rank 206 173 129
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -44
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 17 9 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.33% 0.24% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.28% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 29
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
4261 3193 3127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.34% 85.88% 81.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3285 2539 2609
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -17 17 £35,000 +2.94% 3
Functional Testing
Yorkshire

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 24 (92.31%) Test Scripting
2 21 (80.77%) ISEB
3 19 (73.08%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (23.08%) Finance
5 5 (19.23%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (15.38%) Regression Testing
7 3 (11.54%) ISTQB
7 3 (11.54%) Test Management
7 3 (11.54%) Test Planning
7 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (7.69%) Java
8 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
8 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
8 2 (7.69%) Automation Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Test Strategy
8 2 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (7.69%) V-Model
8 2 (7.69%) QA
8 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
9 1 (3.85%) Project Planning
9 1 (3.85%) WATIR
9 1 (3.85%) Selenium
9 1 (3.85%) Risk Analysis
9 1 (3.85%) Load Testing
9 1 (3.85%) Security Testing
9 1 (3.85%) iSeries
9 1 (3.85%) Manual Testing
9 1 (3.85%) System Testing
9 1 (3.85%) Mobile App

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (3.85%) IIS
1 1 (3.85%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) WATIR
1 1 (3.85%) Selenium
1 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
1 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Test Consultant
1 15 (57.69%) Consultant
2 12 (46.15%) Senior Consultant
2 12 (46.15%) Senior Test Consultant
3 7 (26.92%) Test Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Test Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Tester
6 1 (3.85%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Test Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Junior
6 1 (3.85%) QA Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Lead Test Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Senior QA Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Senior QA Test Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Senior QA Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.85%) Web Services
1 1 (3.85%) XML
1 1 (3.85%) XML Schema
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (73.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) iSeries
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (92.31%) Test Scripting
2 5 (19.23%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (15.38%) Regression Testing
4 3 (11.54%) Test Management
4 3 (11.54%) Test Planning
4 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
5 2 (7.69%) Automation Testing
5 2 (7.69%) Test Strategy
5 2 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (7.69%) V-Model
6 1 (3.85%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.85%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Load Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Security Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Manual Testing
6 1 (3.85%) System Testing
6 1 (3.85%) BDD
6 1 (3.85%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (80.77%) ISEB
2 3 (11.54%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) IBM
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
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