The first table below looks at the demand for the Functional Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 18 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 Job Titles advertised for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Tester
Rank 246 - 216
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Tester 14 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.18% - 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% - 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 4
Average salary £30,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £27,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.09% -22.14%
Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7319 5501 5584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.72% 95.80% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5788 4352 4709
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Functional Tester
England

Functional Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Functional Tester in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Functional Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Functional Tester
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Functional Tester across the Yorkshire region.

Functional Tester Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Functional Tester
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Tester within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
North Yorkshire - 9 £30,000 -
West Yorkshire - 5 £34,000 - 1
Functional Tester
England

Functional Tester
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Functional Tester in their job title 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 with Functional Tester in their job title.

1 15 (75.00%) Test Scripting
1 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 10 (50.00%) Degree
3 5 (25.00%) QA
3 5 (25.00%) System Testing
3 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (25.00%) Banking
3 5 (25.00%) Java
3 5 (25.00%) .NET
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle
3 5 (25.00%) UNIX
3 5 (25.00%) Solaris
3 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (25.00%) ISEB

Functional Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Functional Tester in their job title 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 with Functional Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) UNIX
1 5 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Test Scripting
1 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) System Testing
2 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle