The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Testing
Rank 254 220 216
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -4
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 6 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.078% 0.052% 0.087%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.096% 0.066% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 5
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6247 4541 4366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.70% 79.08% 76.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4851 3528 3643
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Functional Testing
England

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
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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire - 4 £40,000 -
North Yorkshire -25 1 £36,500 -27.00%
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Functional Testing
England

Functional Testing
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
3 3 (42.86%) Test Management
4 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
4 2 (28.57%) Automation Testing
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) ISEB
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) MS Office
5 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 1 (14.29%) CRM
5 1 (14.29%) IBM
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Retail
5 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (14.29%) System Testing
5 1 (14.29%) iSeries
5 1 (14.29%) Load Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Test Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Test Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Testing Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
2 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (42.86%) Test Management
4 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
4 2 (28.57%) Automation Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) CRM
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) System Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Load Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 2 (28.57%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) IBM