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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Testing
England / Yorkshire
Rank 134 169 138
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -31
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 96 83 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.86% 1.38% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 1.56% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 89 74 113
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
4598 5332 5995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 89.16% 88.50% 89.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3929 4432 4890
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +40 81 £45,000 +20.00% 9
South Yorkshire +4 11 £32,250 -3.00%
East Yorkshire 0 2 £30,750 +2.50%
North Yorkshire -13 2 £29,500 -9.23% 2
Functional Testing
England

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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.

1 165 (81.68%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (50.50%) Selenium
3 93 (46.04%) SQL
4 87 (43.07%) ISEB
5 86 (42.57%) Test Automation
6 77 (38.12%) ISTQB
7 73 (36.14%) Scrum
8 69 (34.16%) Cucumber
9 67 (33.17%) Waterfall
10 65 (32.18%) QA
10 65 (32.18%) Java
11 61 (30.20%) Software Testing
12 54 (26.73%) Regression Testing
13 51 (25.25%) Kanban
14 50 (24.75%) Mentoring
14 50 (24.75%) Finance
15 47 (23.27%) Non-Functional Testing
16 46 (22.77%) Test Scripting
16 46 (22.77%) E-Commerce
16 46 (22.77%) Stakeholder Management
17 44 (21.78%) Web Testing
18 43 (21.29%) .NET
19 41 (20.30%) TDD
19 41 (20.30%) Defect Tracking
20 40 (19.80%) Test Strategy
20 40 (19.80%) SDLC
20 40 (19.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
21 37 (18.32%) Test Management
22 35 (17.33%) Logistics
23 32 (15.84%) Retail

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 3 (1.49%) IIS
2 2 (0.99%) Confluence
2 2 (0.99%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (1.49%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Demantra
1 1 (0.50%) Oracle ASCP
1 1 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.50%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.45%) GitHub
2 3 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.97%) HTTP
2 2 (0.99%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (14.85%) Relational Database
2 20 (9.90%) SQL Server
3 9 (4.46%) MySQL
4 5 (2.48%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (2.48%) CouchDB
5 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 102 (50.50%) Selenium
2 69 (34.16%) Cucumber
3 31 (15.35%) SoapUI
4 30 (14.85%) Jenkins
5 23 (11.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 23 (11.39%) WebDriver
6 20 (9.90%) JIRA
7 13 (6.44%) Git (software)
8 11 (5.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 10 (4.95%) Robot Framework
10 8 (3.96%) YouTrack
11 7 (3.47%) HP UFT
11 7 (3.47%) LoadRunner
11 7 (3.47%) Maven
12 6 (2.97%) RSpec
13 5 (2.48%) CruiseControl
13 5 (2.48%) Gradle
13 5 (2.48%) JMeter
13 5 (2.48%) JUnit
13 5 (2.48%) Mockito
General
1 50 (24.75%) Finance
2 32 (15.84%) Retail
3 29 (14.36%) Legal
4 27 (13.37%) Banking
5 5 (2.48%) Advertising
6 4 (1.98%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.49%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.50%) Games
8 1 (0.50%) Marketing
8 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 68 (33.66%) Test Engineer
2 51 (25.25%) Analyst
3 49 (24.26%) Test Analyst
4 40 (19.80%) Senior Test Engineer
5 31 (15.35%) Tester
6 28 (13.86%) Web Engineer
7 27 (13.37%) Test Automation Engineer
8 22 (10.89%) Developer
9 21 (10.40%) Test Manager
10 16 (7.92%) Test Leader
11 14 (6.93%) Developer in Test
12 13 (6.44%) QA Tester
13 12 (5.94%) Senior Analyst
13 12 (5.94%) Senior Test Analyst
14 10 (4.95%) Lead Test Analyst
14 10 (4.95%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
14 10 (4.95%) Software Tester
14 10 (4.95%) Web Analyst
14 10 (4.95%) Web Test Analyst
15 9 (4.46%) Senior Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (21.29%) .NET
2 29 (14.36%) SOAP
3 21 (10.40%) HTML
4 12 (5.94%) ASP.NET
5 11 (5.45%) WPF
5 11 (5.45%) XML
6 9 (4.46%) CSS
7 8 (3.96%) JSON
8 7 (3.47%) Spring
9 6 (2.97%) Ajax
9 6 (2.97%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 6 (2.97%) WinForms
10 5 (2.48%) Gherkin
10 5 (2.48%) LLBLGen Pro
10 5 (2.48%) PowerMock
10 5 (2.48%) Web Services
11 4 (1.98%) Behat
12 2 (0.99%) Hibernate
12 2 (0.99%) Java EE
12 2 (0.99%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (2.48%) Computer Science
2 4 (1.98%) Driving Licence
3 3 (1.49%) NHS
4 2 (0.99%) Algorithms
4 2 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (0.99%) e-Health
4 2 (0.99%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (9.41%) Windows
2 8 (3.96%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (1.98%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.49%) Android
4 3 (1.49%) Linux
5 2 (0.99%) Unix
6 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (81.68%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (42.57%) Test Automation
3 73 (36.14%) Scrum
4 67 (33.17%) Waterfall
5 61 (30.20%) Software Testing
6 54 (26.73%) Regression Testing
7 51 (25.25%) Kanban
8 50 (24.75%) Mentoring
9 47 (23.27%) Non-Functional Testing
10 46 (22.77%) E-Commerce
10 46 (22.77%) Stakeholder Management
10 46 (22.77%) Test Scripting
11 44 (21.78%) Web Testing
12 41 (20.30%) Defect Tracking
12 41 (20.30%) TDD
13 40 (19.80%) SDLC
13 40 (19.80%) Test Strategy
14 37 (18.32%) Test Management
15 35 (17.33%) Logistics
16 31 (15.35%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 93 (46.04%) SQL
2 65 (32.18%) Java
3 29 (14.36%) JavaScript
4 19 (9.41%) C#
4 19 (9.41%) Ruby
5 11 (5.45%) Scala
6 10 (4.95%) VB
7 9 (4.46%) Python
8 7 (3.47%) T-SQL
9 6 (2.97%) VB6
10 2 (0.99%) C
10 2 (0.99%) C++
10 2 (0.99%) Perl
11 1 (0.50%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 87 (43.07%) ISEB
2 77 (38.12%) ISTQB
3 40 (19.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (2.97%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (32.18%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (3.47%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.99%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (14.85%) Oracle
2 10 (4.95%) Microsoft
3 8 (3.96%) HP
4 1 (0.50%) Apple
4 1 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.50%) TOWER Software
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Webrecruit
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £46,000 per annum + flexible benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
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