The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Testing
England / Yorkshire
Rank 150 185 132
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -53
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 77 73 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.48% 1.14% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.66% 1.30% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 72 67 131
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £31,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4652 5616 6494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 89.65% 87.68% 89.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3988 4668 5300
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the 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 Yorkshire

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Functional Testing Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Functional Testing Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Functional Testing
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
West Yorkshire +32 68 £42,500 +13.33% 5
South Yorkshire +11 5 £25,000 -29.07% 1
North Yorkshire -10 3 £30,000 -7.69% 1
East Yorkshire -5 1 £31,500 -0.78%
Functional Testing
England

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 162 (82.23%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (51.78%) Selenium
3 98 (49.75%) ISEB
4 90 (45.69%) SQL
5 89 (45.18%) ISTQB
6 86 (43.65%) Test Automation
7 81 (41.12%) QA
8 80 (40.61%) Cucumber
9 77 (39.09%) Waterfall
10 70 (35.53%) Scrum
11 68 (34.52%) Software Testing
11 68 (34.52%) Java
12 66 (33.50%) Regression Testing
13 56 (28.43%) Mentoring
13 56 (28.43%) Kanban
14 52 (26.40%) Defect Tracking
15 50 (25.38%) Test Management
16 49 (24.87%) Test Strategy
16 49 (24.87%) Finance
17 47 (23.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 47 (23.86%) Web Testing
18 45 (22.84%) TDD
18 45 (22.84%) Logistics
19 43 (21.83%) Stakeholder Management
19 43 (21.83%) E-Commerce
20 42 (21.32%) Oracle
20 42 (21.32%) Software Delivery
21 40 (20.30%) Relational Database
21 40 (20.30%) Non-Functional Testing
21 40 (20.30%) Test Scripting

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in 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 4 (2.03%) Confluence
2 3 (1.52%) IIS
3 2 (1.02%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (2.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Demantra
1 1 (0.51%) Oracle ASCP
1 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.51%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.54%) GitHub
2 3 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.05%) HTTP
2 2 (1.02%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (20.30%) Relational Database
2 17 (8.63%) SQL Server
3 11 (5.58%) MySQL
4 5 (2.54%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (2.54%) CouchDB
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 102 (51.78%) Selenium
2 80 (40.61%) Cucumber
3 30 (15.23%) SoapUI
4 24 (12.18%) JIRA
5 22 (11.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 19 (9.64%) Jenkins
7 18 (9.14%) WebDriver
8 8 (4.06%) Git (software)
8 8 (4.06%) LoadRunner
8 8 (4.06%) YouTrack
9 6 (3.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (3.05%) HP UFT
9 6 (3.05%) Maven
9 6 (3.05%) MSTest
9 6 (3.05%) Robot Framework
9 6 (3.05%) RSpec
10 5 (2.54%) Gradle
10 5 (2.54%) Mockito
10 5 (2.54%) TeamCity
10 5 (2.54%) TestNG
General
1 49 (24.87%) Finance
2 32 (16.24%) Retail
3 31 (15.74%) Legal
4 27 (13.71%) Banking
5 5 (2.54%) Advertising
6 3 (1.52%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.51%) Back Office
8 1 (0.51%) Games
8 1 (0.51%) Marketing
8 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 78 (39.59%) Test Engineer
2 51 (25.89%) Senior Test Engineer
3 36 (18.27%) Analyst
4 35 (17.77%) Test Analyst
5 33 (16.75%) Tester
6 28 (14.21%) Web Engineer
7 26 (13.20%) Test Automation Engineer
8 24 (12.18%) Test Manager
9 16 (8.12%) Developer
10 15 (7.61%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
10 15 (7.61%) Senior Web Engineer
11 14 (7.11%) QA Tester
12 12 (6.09%) Software Tester
13 10 (5.08%) Automation Tester
14 9 (4.57%) Consultant
14 9 (4.57%) Developer in Test
14 9 (4.57%) Senior Analyst
14 9 (4.57%) Senior Test Analyst
14 9 (4.57%) Test Consultant
15 8 (4.06%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (19.80%) .NET
2 28 (14.21%) SOAP
3 18 (9.14%) HTML
4 11 (5.58%) XML
5 10 (5.08%) ASP.NET
5 10 (5.08%) WPF
6 8 (4.06%) JSON
7 7 (3.55%) Gherkin
8 6 (3.05%) Ajax
8 6 (3.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 6 (3.05%) Behat
8 6 (3.05%) CSS
8 6 (3.05%) Spring
8 6 (3.05%) WinForms
9 5 (2.54%) LLBLGen Pro
9 5 (2.54%) PowerMock
10 4 (2.03%) Web Services
11 3 (1.52%) REST
12 2 (1.02%) LAMP
13 1 (0.51%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (2.54%) Mobile App
2 4 (2.03%) Driving Licence
3 3 (1.52%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.02%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.02%) e-Health
4 2 (1.02%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.51%) NHS
5 1 (0.51%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.66%) Windows
2 8 (4.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (2.03%) Linux
4 2 (1.02%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.02%) Unix
5 1 (0.51%) Android
5 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (82.23%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (43.65%) Test Automation
3 77 (39.09%) Waterfall
4 70 (35.53%) Scrum
5 68 (34.52%) Software Testing
6 66 (33.50%) Regression Testing
7 56 (28.43%) Kanban
7 56 (28.43%) Mentoring
8 52 (26.40%) Defect Tracking
9 50 (25.38%) Test Management
10 49 (24.87%) Test Strategy
11 47 (23.86%) Web Testing
12 45 (22.84%) Logistics
12 45 (22.84%) TDD
13 43 (21.83%) E-Commerce
13 43 (21.83%) Stakeholder Management
14 42 (21.32%) Software Delivery
15 40 (20.30%) Non-Functional Testing
15 40 (20.30%) Test Scripting
16 27 (13.71%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 90 (45.69%) SQL
2 68 (34.52%) Java
3 22 (11.17%) JavaScript
4 15 (7.61%) C#
5 13 (6.60%) Ruby
6 9 (4.57%) VB
7 8 (4.06%) Python
8 6 (3.05%) Scala
8 6 (3.05%) T-SQL
8 6 (3.05%) VB6
9 2 (1.02%) C
9 2 (1.02%) C++
9 2 (1.02%) Perl
10 1 (0.51%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.51%) PHP
Qualifications
1 98 (49.75%) ISEB
2 89 (45.18%) ISTQB
3 47 (23.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (2.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (41.12%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (3.05%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 42 (21.32%) Oracle
2 9 (4.57%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.55%) HP
4 2 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.51%) Apple
5 1 (0.51%) TOWER Software
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