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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Testing
Rank 230 244 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 23 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.34% 0.15% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 22 8 0
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,750 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +13.97%
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
5961 5918 4427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 87.09% 83.28% 83.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4876 4619 3413
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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
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 3 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Testing within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
South Yorkshire - 11 £31,000 - 2
West Yorkshire +4 9 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Functional Testing
England

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 48 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (57.97%) ISEB
3 33 (47.83%) Test Scripting
4 28 (40.58%) Test Automation
5 27 (39.13%) Integration Testing
6 22 (31.88%) Regression Testing
6 22 (31.88%) ISTQB
7 21 (30.43%) SQL
7 21 (30.43%) SDLC
8 19 (27.54%) Automated Testing
9 18 (26.09%) Degree
10 17 (24.64%) Finance
11 16 (23.19%) Manual Testing
12 15 (21.74%) HP UFT
13 13 (18.84%) QA
13 13 (18.84%) Compatibility Testing
14 12 (17.39%) System Integration Testing
15 11 (15.94%) Analytical Skills
15 11 (15.94%) Service Delivery
16 10 (14.49%) UNIX
16 10 (14.49%) TDD
16 10 (14.49%) Selenium
16 10 (14.49%) User Acceptance Testing
16 10 (14.49%) Performance Testing
16 10 (14.49%) BDD
17 9 (13.04%) Cucumber
17 9 (13.04%) Gherkin
17 9 (13.04%) Java
18 8 (11.59%) Visual Studio
18 8 (11.59%) JIRA

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 3 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (21.74%) HP UFT
2 10 (14.49%) Selenium
3 9 (13.04%) Cucumber
4 8 (11.59%) JIRA
4 8 (11.59%) Visual Studio
5 5 (7.25%) WebDriver
6 3 (4.35%) JUnit
6 3 (4.35%) Eclipse
6 3 (4.35%) LoadRunner
6 3 (4.35%) FitNesse
6 3 (4.35%) TestNG
7 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (24.64%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Banking
3 1 (1.45%) Retail
3 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (56.52%) Analyst
1 39 (56.52%) Test Analyst
2 20 (28.99%) Tester
3 13 (18.84%) Functional Tester
4 12 (17.39%) Agile Test Analyst
5 11 (15.94%) Functional Test Analyst
5 11 (15.94%) Functional Analyst
6 8 (11.59%) Senior Test Analyst
6 8 (11.59%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (11.59%) Test Manager
7 5 (7.25%) Manual Test Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Software Test Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Test Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Functional Test Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) Automated Tester
9 3 (4.35%) Test Team Leader
9 3 (4.35%) Software Tester
9 3 (4.35%) Team Leader
9 3 (4.35%) Web Tester
10 2 (2.90%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.04%) Gherkin
2 3 (4.35%) HTML
2 3 (4.35%) CSS
2 3 (4.35%) Spring
3 1 (1.45%) Java EE
3 1 (1.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.94%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.45%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.45%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.49%) UNIX
2 3 (4.35%) Windows
3 1 (1.45%) Android
3 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (47.83%) Test Scripting
3 28 (40.58%) Test Automation
4 27 (39.13%) Integration Testing
5 22 (31.88%) Regression Testing
6 21 (30.43%) SDLC
7 19 (27.54%) Automated Testing
8 16 (23.19%) Manual Testing
9 13 (18.84%) Compatibility Testing
10 12 (17.39%) System Integration Testing
11 11 (15.94%) Service Delivery
12 10 (14.49%) TDD
12 10 (14.49%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (14.49%) Performance Testing
12 10 (14.49%) BDD
13 8 (11.59%) Web Testing
13 8 (11.59%) Test Management
14 6 (8.70%) Software Testing
14 6 (8.70%) Scrum
14 6 (8.70%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 21 (30.43%) SQL
2 9 (13.04%) Java
3 4 (5.80%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.80%) VBScript
3 4 (5.80%) C#
4 3 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 40 (57.97%) ISEB
2 22 (31.88%) ISTQB
3 18 (26.09%) Degree
4 7 (10.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.84%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (11.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (5.80%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.35%) HP
2 3 (4.35%) Telerik
3 2 (2.90%) Google
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