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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 125 139 164
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +25
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 74 80 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.89% 1.70% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 1.87% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 61 49 31
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
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
3552 4288 4262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 90.82% 90.96% 86.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2998 3435 3332
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +27 58 £38,000 -15.55% 5
Bradford +10 16 £42,500 -16.66% 1
Wetherby - 3 £40,000 -
Halifax -19 1 - - 1
Functional Testing
Yorkshire

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 128 (90.14%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 69 (48.59%) ISEB
4 64 (45.07%) SQL
5 61 (42.96%) Stakeholder Management
6 60 (42.25%) Selenium
6 60 (42.25%) Non-Functional Testing
7 57 (40.14%) Finance
8 54 (38.03%) ISTQB
9 49 (34.51%) QA
9 49 (34.51%) E-Commerce
10 46 (32.39%) Scrum
10 46 (32.39%) Retail
11 43 (30.28%) Software Testing
12 41 (28.87%) Waterfall
13 35 (24.65%) SDLC
14 34 (23.94%) User Acceptance Testing
15 33 (23.24%) Banking
15 33 (23.24%) Legal
16 29 (20.42%) Test Strategy
17 28 (19.72%) Regression Testing
17 28 (19.72%) .NET
18 24 (16.90%) Integration Testing
19 23 (16.20%) TDD
19 23 (16.20%) Java
20 22 (15.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
21 19 (13.38%) Test Scripting
21 19 (13.38%) Jenkins
22 17 (11.97%) JIRA
22 17 (11.97%) SQL Server

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 2 (1.41%) IIS
2 1 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 11 (7.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.70%) FTP
1 1 (0.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.97%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.23%) MySQL
3 4 (2.82%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.70%) CouchDB
5 1 (0.70%) DB2
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 60 (42.25%) Selenium
2 19 (13.38%) Jenkins
3 17 (11.97%) JIRA
4 15 (10.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (8.45%) Cucumber
5 12 (8.45%) Git (software)
6 10 (7.04%) SoapUI
7 9 (6.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (6.34%) WebDriver
8 5 (3.52%) NeoLoad
8 5 (3.52%) Subversion
9 4 (2.82%) Robot Framework
9 4 (2.82%) TestNG
10 3 (2.11%) SpecFlow
11 2 (1.41%) JMeter
11 2 (1.41%) LoadRunner
12 1 (0.70%) CruiseControl
12 1 (0.70%) EasyMock
12 1 (0.70%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.70%) TeamCity
General
1 57 (40.14%) Finance
2 46 (32.39%) Retail
3 33 (23.24%) Banking
3 33 (23.24%) Legal
4 2 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.70%) Games
5 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 64 (45.07%) Analyst
2 63 (44.37%) Test Analyst
3 31 (21.83%) Test Engineer
4 29 (20.42%) Test Leader
5 26 (18.31%) Web Analyst
5 26 (18.31%) Web Test Analyst
6 22 (15.49%) Lead Test Analyst
7 21 (14.79%) SQL Analyst
8 20 (14.08%) Web Engineer
9 19 (13.38%) UAT Analyst
9 19 (13.38%) UAT Test Analyst
10 16 (11.27%) Test Automation Engineer
11 15 (10.56%) Senior Test Engineer
11 15 (10.56%) UAT Lead
11 15 (10.56%) UAT Test Lead
11 15 (10.56%) Web Applications Analyst
12 12 (8.45%) Developer
12 12 (8.45%) Senior Analyst
12 12 (8.45%) Senior Test Analyst
13 11 (7.75%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (19.72%) .NET
2 12 (8.45%) SOAP
3 5 (3.52%) HTML
4 4 (2.82%) CSS
4 4 (2.82%) REST
5 2 (1.41%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.41%) Web Services
5 2 (1.41%) WPF
6 1 (0.70%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.70%) Express
6 1 (0.70%) LAMP
6 1 (0.70%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (0.70%) Node.js
6 1 (0.70%) React
6 1 (0.70%) Spring
6 1 (0.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (0.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.82%) Cybercrime
1 4 (2.82%) Management Information System
2 2 (1.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (1.41%) NHS
3 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.52%) Linux
2 3 (2.11%) Android
3 2 (1.41%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (90.14%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 61 (42.96%) Stakeholder Management
4 60 (42.25%) Non-Functional Testing
5 49 (34.51%) E-Commerce
6 46 (32.39%) Scrum
7 43 (30.28%) Software Testing
8 41 (28.87%) Waterfall
9 35 (24.65%) SDLC
10 34 (23.94%) User Acceptance Testing
11 29 (20.42%) Test Strategy
12 28 (19.72%) Regression Testing
13 24 (16.90%) Integration Testing
14 23 (16.20%) TDD
15 19 (13.38%) Test Scripting
16 16 (11.27%) Project Management
17 14 (9.86%) Continuous Integration
17 14 (9.86%) Web Testing
18 13 (9.15%) System Integration Testing
19 12 (8.45%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 64 (45.07%) SQL
2 23 (16.20%) Java
3 10 (7.04%) Ruby
4 7 (4.93%) JavaScript
4 7 (4.93%) Scala
5 5 (3.52%) C#
6 4 (2.82%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.41%) PHP
8 1 (0.70%) Groovy
8 1 (0.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 69 (48.59%) ISEB
2 54 (38.03%) ISTQB
3 22 (15.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (2.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (34.51%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (7.04%) Oracle
2 5 (3.52%) Microsoft
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