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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Testing
Rank 236 238 214
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -24
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 21 27 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.31% 0.37% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.44% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 20 25 6
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £36,900 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -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
6042 6068 4524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 88.64% 82.68% 85.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4958 4705 3534
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
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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 +8 13 £31,000 -13.88% 1
West Yorkshire +3 8 £45,000 +28.57%
Functional Testing
England

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 28 (71.79%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (46.15%) HP UFT
3 14 (35.90%) ISEB
3 14 (35.90%) ISTQB
4 13 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
5 12 (30.77%) Test Scripting
5 12 (30.77%) JIRA
5 12 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (30.77%) Cucumber
5 12 (30.77%) Test Automation
5 12 (30.77%) Gherkin
6 11 (28.21%) Integration Testing
6 11 (28.21%) Visual Studio
7 10 (25.64%) Regression Testing
7 10 (25.64%) Finance
8 9 (23.08%) Test Management
9 8 (20.51%) Performance Testing
9 8 (20.51%) Selenium
9 8 (20.51%) SQL
10 7 (17.95%) Automated Testing
10 7 (17.95%) Web Testing
11 6 (15.38%) QA
11 6 (15.38%) System Integration Testing
12 5 (12.82%) SDLC
12 5 (12.82%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (12.82%) Test Strategy
12 5 (12.82%) Compatibility Testing
12 5 (12.82%) System Testing
12 5 (12.82%) Banking
12 5 (12.82%) Business Analysis

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
Development Applications
1 18 (46.15%) HP UFT
2 12 (30.77%) JIRA
2 12 (30.77%) Cucumber
3 11 (28.21%) Visual Studio
4 8 (20.51%) Selenium
5 4 (10.26%) FitNesse
5 4 (10.26%) LoadRunner
5 4 (10.26%) WebDriver
6 3 (7.69%) JUnit
6 3 (7.69%) Eclipse
6 3 (7.69%) TestNG
7 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (25.64%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Analyst
1 17 (43.59%) Test Analyst
2 13 (33.33%) Agile Test Analyst
3 11 (28.21%) Senior Test Analyst
3 11 (28.21%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (23.08%) Test Manager
5 7 (17.95%) Tester
5 7 (17.95%) Test Engineer
5 7 (17.95%) Functional Test Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Team Leader
6 4 (10.26%) Test Team Leader
7 3 (7.69%) Functional Tester
7 3 (7.69%) Automated Tester
8 2 (5.13%) Test Consultant
8 2 (5.13%) Consultant
9 1 (2.56%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.77%) Gherkin
2 3 (7.69%) Spring
2 3 (7.69%) HTML
2 3 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
1 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.56%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (71.79%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
2 12 (30.77%) Test Scripting
2 12 (30.77%) Test Automation
3 11 (28.21%) Integration Testing
4 10 (25.64%) Regression Testing
5 9 (23.08%) Test Management
6 8 (20.51%) Performance Testing
7 7 (17.95%) Web Testing
7 7 (17.95%) Automated Testing
8 6 (15.38%) System Integration Testing
9 5 (12.82%) SDLC
9 5 (12.82%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (12.82%) Test Strategy
9 5 (12.82%) System Testing
9 5 (12.82%) Scrum
9 5 (12.82%) Compatibility Testing
9 5 (12.82%) Business Analysis
10 4 (10.26%) Software Testing
10 4 (10.26%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.51%) SQL
2 3 (7.69%) VBScript
2 3 (7.69%) Java
2 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 3 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) ISEB
1 14 (35.90%) ISTQB
2 3 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (5.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) HP
2 1 (2.56%) Google
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
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