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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 138 145 185
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +40
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 100 124 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.75% 1.83% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% 2.04% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 81 90 55
Median salary £38,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.46% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year
- +8.84%
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
5083 6086 6128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 88.99% 90.06% 85.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4191 4991 4763
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 £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 24 August 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 24 August 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 +14 76 £40,000 -11.11% 5
North Yorkshire +28 14 £31,500 +5.00% 4
South Yorkshire -18 8 £42,500 +37.09% 2
East Yorkshire - 1 £37,500 -
Functional Testing
England

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 158 (78.61%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (43.28%) SQL
3 86 (42.79%) ISEB
4 83 (41.29%) Test Automation
5 78 (38.81%) Non-Functional Testing
6 77 (38.31%) Selenium
7 66 (32.84%) Software Testing
7 66 (32.84%) ISTQB
8 61 (30.35%) QA
9 60 (29.85%) Stakeholder Management
10 57 (28.36%) Finance
11 52 (25.87%) Scrum
12 49 (24.38%) E-Commerce
13 47 (23.38%) Retail
13 47 (23.38%) Waterfall
14 45 (22.39%) SDLC
15 43 (21.39%) Test Scripting
16 42 (20.90%) User Acceptance Testing
17 41 (20.40%) Regression Testing
18 36 (17.91%) Test Strategy
19 35 (17.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
20 34 (16.92%) Integration Testing
21 32 (15.92%) Legal
21 32 (15.92%) Banking
22 31 (15.42%) .NET
23 28 (13.93%) Java
24 27 (13.43%) Automation Testing
25 22 (10.95%) Team Foundation Server
25 22 (10.95%) JIRA
25 22 (10.95%) TDD

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 (1.00%) IIS
2 1 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 16 (7.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.99%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.00%) FTP
2 1 (0.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.95%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.98%) MySQL
3 6 (2.99%) Data Mining
3 6 (2.99%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.50%) CouchDB
5 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.50%) DB2
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 77 (38.31%) Selenium
2 22 (10.95%) JIRA
2 22 (10.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (10.45%) Jenkins
4 16 (7.96%) Cucumber
5 15 (7.46%) SoapUI
6 14 (6.97%) HP UFT
7 13 (6.47%) Git (software)
7 13 (6.47%) WebDriver
8 10 (4.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (3.48%) JMeter
10 6 (2.99%) LoadRunner
10 6 (2.99%) NeoLoad
10 6 (2.99%) Subversion
10 6 (2.99%) Visual Studio
11 5 (2.49%) TestNG
12 4 (1.99%) Robot Framework
13 3 (1.49%) SpecFlow
14 2 (1.00%) Ranorex
14 2 (1.00%) Zephyr
General
1 57 (28.36%) Finance
2 47 (23.38%) Retail
3 32 (15.92%) Banking
3 32 (15.92%) Legal
4 2 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.50%) Games
5 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 97 (48.26%) Analyst
2 92 (45.77%) Test Analyst
3 38 (18.91%) Test Engineer
4 31 (15.42%) Test Leader
5 28 (13.93%) Tester
6 27 (13.43%) Web Analyst
6 27 (13.43%) Web Test Analyst
7 22 (10.95%) Lead Test Analyst
8 21 (10.45%) SQL Analyst
9 19 (9.45%) UAT Analyst
9 19 (9.45%) UAT Test Analyst
9 19 (9.45%) Web Engineer
10 18 (8.96%) Agile Test Analyst
11 16 (7.96%) Senior Analyst
11 16 (7.96%) Senior Test Engineer
12 15 (7.46%) Senior Test Analyst
12 15 (7.46%) Test Automation Engineer
12 15 (7.46%) UAT Lead
12 15 (7.46%) UAT Test Lead
12 15 (7.46%) Web Applications Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (15.42%) .NET
2 18 (8.96%) SOAP
3 11 (5.47%) HTML
4 10 (4.98%) CSS
5 7 (3.48%) Web Services
6 6 (2.99%) XML
7 4 (1.99%) REST
8 3 (1.49%) WPF
9 2 (1.00%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.00%) Gherkin
9 2 (1.00%) jQuery
9 2 (1.00%) Middleware
9 2 (1.00%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (1.00%) Spring
10 1 (0.50%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.50%) Express
10 1 (0.50%) Hibernate
10 1 (0.50%) Java EE
10 1 (0.50%) LAMP
10 1 (0.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (2.99%) Management Information System
2 5 (2.49%) Cybercrime
3 3 (1.49%) Mobile App
3 3 (1.49%) NHS
4 2 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.00%) iPad
5 1 (0.50%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.99%) Linux
2 4 (1.99%) Windows
3 3 (1.49%) Android
4 2 (1.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (78.61%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (41.29%) Test Automation
3 78 (38.81%) Non-Functional Testing
4 66 (32.84%) Software Testing
5 60 (29.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 52 (25.87%) Scrum
7 49 (24.38%) E-Commerce
8 47 (23.38%) Waterfall
9 45 (22.39%) SDLC
10 43 (21.39%) Test Scripting
11 42 (20.90%) User Acceptance Testing
12 41 (20.40%) Regression Testing
13 36 (17.91%) Test Strategy
14 34 (16.92%) Integration Testing
15 27 (13.43%) Automation Testing
16 22 (10.95%) TDD
17 20 (9.95%) Project Management
17 20 (9.95%) System Integration Testing
18 15 (7.46%) Continuous Integration
18 15 (7.46%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 87 (43.28%) SQL
2 28 (13.93%) Java
3 12 (5.97%) C#
3 12 (5.97%) JavaScript
4 10 (4.98%) Ruby
5 7 (3.48%) Scala
6 6 (2.99%) VB
7 5 (2.49%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.49%) PHP
9 2 (1.00%) Python
9 2 (1.00%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.50%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 86 (42.79%) ISEB
2 66 (32.84%) ISTQB
3 35 (17.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (1.99%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (30.35%) QA
2 1 (0.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (3.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (6.47%) Oracle
2 10 (4.98%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.48%) HP
4 1 (0.50%) SAP
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