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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Testing
Rank 238 214 195
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -19
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 15 4 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.21% 0.074% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.089% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 15
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
Functional Testing
England

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
5746 4506 4569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 80.05% 83.11% 78.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4441 3532 3751
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 Testing within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
West Yorkshire -16 11 £35,000 - 1
North Yorkshire -13 2 £36,250 +11.53%
South Yorkshire - 2 £41,000 -
Functional Testing
England

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 20 (86.96%) Test Scripting
2 18 (78.26%) ISEB
3 7 (30.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (26.09%) SQL
5 5 (21.74%) Finance
5 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
6 4 (17.39%) ISTQB
6 4 (17.39%) Automation Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Test Management
7 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy
8 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
8 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
8 2 (8.70%) MS Office
8 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
8 2 (8.70%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (8.70%) CRM
8 2 (8.70%) IBM
8 2 (8.70%) HP
8 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (8.70%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (8.70%) Banking
8 2 (8.70%) Automated Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Software Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (8.70%) JIRA
8 2 (8.70%) iSeries
8 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (8.70%) FitNesse
8 2 (8.70%) Risk Analysis

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
1 2 (8.70%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA
1 2 (8.70%) FitNesse
2 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.35%) WATIR
2 1 (4.35%) Selenium
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Consultant
1 12 (52.17%) Test Consultant
2 9 (39.13%) Senior Test Consultant
2 9 (39.13%) Senior Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Tester
3 4 (17.39%) Team Leader
4 3 (13.04%) Test Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Test Team Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Junior
6 1 (4.35%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Junior Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
1 2 (8.70%) iSeries
2 1 (4.35%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) Test Scripting
2 7 (30.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Test Management
4 4 (17.39%) Automation Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy
6 2 (8.70%) Load Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Web Testing
6 2 (8.70%) System Testing
6 2 (8.70%) CRM
6 2 (8.70%) Automated Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Software Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.35%) TDD
7 1 (4.35%) V-Model
7 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
7 1 (4.35%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (78.26%) ISEB
2 4 (17.39%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) IBM
1 2 (8.70%) HP
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