The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Tester
Rank - 255 217
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Tester 0 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.084% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.087% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 1
Average salary - £30,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £30,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+75.00% -11.76%
Functional Tester
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6403 6888 4979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.98% 96.31% 94.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5256 5434 3949
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
1 2 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing

Functional Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) HP UFT
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript