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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 120 130 178
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +48
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 111 145 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.00% 2.10% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.24% 2.35% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 92 103 52
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,050
% change year-on-year
- +7.96%
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
4949 6165 6027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 89.24% 89.41% 85.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4129 5031 4720
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 £29,633 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 July 2016.

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 29 July 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
West Yorkshire +4 82 £40,000 -11.11% 7
North Yorkshire +37 18 £31,500 +5.00%
South Yorkshire -12 9 £35,000 +12.90% 1
East Yorkshire - 1 £37,500 -
Functional Testing
England

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 152 (77.95%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (42.05%) ISEB
2 82 (42.05%) SQL
3 75 (38.46%) Test Automation
4 74 (37.95%) Non-Functional Testing
5 73 (37.44%) Selenium
6 68 (34.87%) Software Testing
7 66 (33.85%) QA
8 63 (32.31%) ISTQB
9 56 (28.72%) Stakeholder Management
9 56 (28.72%) Finance
10 46 (23.59%) Test Scripting
11 45 (23.08%) Regression Testing
12 44 (22.56%) Scrum
12 44 (22.56%) Retail
13 43 (22.05%) E-Commerce
13 43 (22.05%) User Acceptance Testing
13 43 (22.05%) Waterfall
14 41 (21.03%) SDLC
15 35 (17.95%) Test Strategy
16 34 (17.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 34 (17.44%) Integration Testing
17 31 (15.90%) Automation Testing
17 31 (15.90%) .NET
18 29 (14.87%) Legal
18 29 (14.87%) Banking
19 28 (14.36%) JIRA
20 24 (12.31%) Java
20 24 (12.31%) SQL Server
21 23 (11.79%) Project Management

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 2 (1.03%) IIS
2 1 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 16 (8.21%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.51%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.03%) FTP
2 1 (0.51%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.31%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.62%) Relational Database
3 8 (4.10%) MySQL
4 5 (2.56%) Data Mining
5 4 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.51%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.51%) DB2
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 73 (37.44%) Selenium
2 28 (14.36%) JIRA
3 23 (11.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (8.72%) HP UFT
5 16 (8.21%) Jenkins
6 15 (7.69%) Cucumber
6 15 (7.69%) WebDriver
7 11 (5.64%) SoapUI
8 10 (5.13%) Git (software)
9 9 (4.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 9 (4.62%) JMeter
10 6 (3.08%) LoadRunner
10 6 (3.08%) NeoLoad
10 6 (3.08%) Subversion
10 6 (3.08%) Visual Studio
11 5 (2.56%) TestNG
12 3 (1.54%) Gerrit
12 3 (1.54%) Mercurial
12 3 (1.54%) Ranorex
12 3 (1.54%) SpecFlow
General
1 56 (28.72%) Finance
2 44 (22.56%) Retail
3 29 (14.87%) Banking
3 29 (14.87%) Legal
4 2 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.51%) Games
5 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 100 (51.28%) Analyst
2 92 (47.18%) Test Analyst
3 36 (18.46%) Test Engineer
4 30 (15.38%) Tester
5 28 (14.36%) Test Leader
6 24 (12.31%) Web Analyst
6 24 (12.31%) Web Test Analyst
7 21 (10.77%) Lead Test Analyst
8 18 (9.23%) SQL Analyst
9 17 (8.72%) Agile Test Analyst
9 17 (8.72%) UAT Analyst
9 17 (8.72%) UAT Test Analyst
10 16 (8.21%) Web Engineer
11 15 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
11 15 (7.69%) Senior Test Engineer
11 15 (7.69%) UAT Lead
11 15 (7.69%) UAT Test Lead
11 15 (7.69%) Web Applications Analyst
12 14 (7.18%) Senior Test Analyst
12 14 (7.18%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (15.90%) .NET
2 13 (6.67%) SOAP
3 10 (5.13%) HTML
4 9 (4.62%) CSS
5 7 (3.59%) Web Services
5 7 (3.59%) XML
6 3 (1.54%) jQuery
6 3 (1.54%) Middleware
6 3 (1.54%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (1.54%) REST
6 3 (1.54%) WPF
7 2 (1.03%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.03%) Gherkin
7 2 (1.03%) MDX
8 1 (0.51%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.51%) Express
8 1 (0.51%) LAMP
8 1 (0.51%) Node.js
8 1 (0.51%) Spring
8 1 (0.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.59%) Management Information System
2 6 (3.08%) NHS
3 5 (2.56%) Cybercrime
4 3 (1.54%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.03%) iPad
6 1 (0.51%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.51%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.08%) Linux
2 4 (2.05%) Windows
3 3 (1.54%) Android
4 2 (1.03%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.51%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (77.95%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (38.46%) Test Automation
3 74 (37.95%) Non-Functional Testing
4 68 (34.87%) Software Testing
5 56 (28.72%) Stakeholder Management
6 46 (23.59%) Test Scripting
7 45 (23.08%) Regression Testing
8 44 (22.56%) Scrum
9 43 (22.05%) E-Commerce
9 43 (22.05%) User Acceptance Testing
9 43 (22.05%) Waterfall
10 41 (21.03%) SDLC
11 35 (17.95%) Test Strategy
12 34 (17.44%) Integration Testing
13 31 (15.90%) Automation Testing
14 23 (11.79%) Project Management
15 22 (11.28%) System Integration Testing
16 21 (10.77%) TDD
17 16 (8.21%) Manual Testing
18 15 (7.69%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (42.05%) SQL
2 24 (12.31%) Java
3 11 (5.64%) C#
4 6 (3.08%) JavaScript
4 6 (3.08%) Ruby
5 5 (2.56%) Bash Shell
5 5 (2.56%) T-SQL
5 5 (2.56%) VB
6 3 (1.54%) PHP
7 2 (1.03%) Scala
8 1 (0.51%) Groovy
8 1 (0.51%) Python
Qualifications
1 82 (42.05%) ISEB
2 63 (32.31%) ISTQB
3 34 (17.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (33.85%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (7.18%) Microsoft
1 14 (7.18%) Oracle
2 7 (3.59%) HP
3 1 (0.51%) SAP
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