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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 151 98 154
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +56
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 104 184 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.76% 2.78% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% 3.15% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 92 155 70
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
- +11.88%
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
5287 5846 6201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 89.53% 88.25% 86.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4372 4696 4922
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -36 68 £40,000 -11.11% 9
North Yorkshire +8 23 £32,500 +8.33% 1
South Yorkshire -5 13 £35,000 -5.40% 1
Functional Testing
England

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 134 (75.71%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (40.68%) Non-Functional Testing
3 71 (40.11%) Selenium
4 70 (39.55%) SQL
5 66 (37.29%) Software Testing
5 66 (37.29%) QA
6 63 (35.59%) ISEB
7 60 (33.90%) Test Automation
8 50 (28.25%) Regression Testing
8 50 (28.25%) ISTQB
9 44 (24.86%) Test Scripting
10 43 (24.29%) Finance
11 42 (23.73%) Scrum
12 41 (23.16%) SDLC
13 40 (22.60%) User Acceptance Testing
14 38 (21.47%) .NET
15 37 (20.90%) Integration Testing
16 36 (20.34%) Automation Testing
16 36 (20.34%) Stakeholder Management
17 35 (19.77%) JIRA
18 31 (17.51%) Retail
19 30 (16.95%) SQL Server
19 30 (16.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
20 29 (16.38%) Waterfall
21 26 (14.69%) Test Strategy
22 25 (14.12%) Team Foundation Server
22 25 (14.12%) Java
23 24 (13.56%) E-Commerce
24 21 (11.86%) WebDriver
25 20 (11.30%) Mentoring

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 (1.69%) IIS
2 1 (0.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 17 (9.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (16.95%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.08%) Relational Database
3 7 (3.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (2.82%) MySQL
6 4 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.69%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.56%) DB2
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 71 (40.11%) Selenium
2 35 (19.77%) JIRA
3 25 (14.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 21 (11.86%) WebDriver
5 18 (10.17%) HP UFT
6 11 (6.21%) Cucumber
6 11 (6.21%) Git (software)
6 11 (6.21%) Jenkins
7 9 (5.08%) JMeter
8 8 (4.52%) Visual Studio
9 6 (3.39%) Subversion
10 5 (2.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (2.82%) NeoLoad
10 5 (2.82%) SoapUI
10 5 (2.82%) TestNG
11 4 (2.26%) Gerrit
11 4 (2.26%) Hudson
11 4 (2.26%) LoadRunner
11 4 (2.26%) Mercurial
12 3 (1.69%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 43 (24.29%) Finance
2 31 (17.51%) Retail
3 15 (8.47%) Banking
3 15 (8.47%) Legal
4 3 (1.69%) Marketing
4 3 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.56%) Electronics
5 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 101 (57.06%) Analyst
2 93 (52.54%) Test Analyst
3 28 (15.82%) Test Leader
4 27 (15.25%) Tester
5 26 (14.69%) Test Engineer
6 20 (11.30%) Lead Test Analyst
7 18 (10.17%) Automation Test Analyst
8 17 (9.60%) Web Analyst
8 17 (9.60%) Web Test Analyst
9 16 (9.04%) SQL Analyst
10 14 (7.91%) Manual Test Analyst
11 13 (7.34%) Agile Test Analyst
11 13 (7.34%) QA Analyst
12 12 (6.78%) QA Engineer
12 12 (6.78%) QA Test Analyst
12 12 (6.78%) Senior Analyst
12 12 (6.78%) Senior Test Analyst
12 12 (6.78%) Software Tester
13 11 (6.21%) Senior Test Engineer
14 10 (5.65%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (21.47%) .NET
2 12 (6.78%) HTML
3 9 (5.08%) Web Services
4 8 (4.52%) CSS
5 7 (3.95%) XML
6 6 (3.39%) .NET Framework
6 6 (3.39%) SOAP
7 4 (2.26%) AngularJS
7 4 (2.26%) MDX
7 4 (2.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (1.69%) Ajax
8 3 (1.69%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.69%) DHTML
8 3 (1.69%) jQuery
8 3 (1.69%) JSON
8 3 (1.69%) Middleware
8 3 (1.69%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (1.69%) WinForms
8 3 (1.69%) XSD
9 2 (1.13%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.95%) Management Information System
2 6 (3.39%) NHS
3 5 (2.82%) Cybercrime
4 3 (1.69%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.13%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.13%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.13%) iPad
6 1 (0.56%) Biology
6 1 (0.56%) Handset
6 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.95%) Linux
1 7 (3.95%) Windows
2 1 (0.56%) Android
2 1 (0.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (75.71%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (40.68%) Non-Functional Testing
3 66 (37.29%) Software Testing
4 60 (33.90%) Test Automation
5 50 (28.25%) Regression Testing
6 44 (24.86%) Test Scripting
7 42 (23.73%) Scrum
8 41 (23.16%) SDLC
9 40 (22.60%) User Acceptance Testing
10 37 (20.90%) Integration Testing
11 36 (20.34%) Automation Testing
11 36 (20.34%) Stakeholder Management
12 29 (16.38%) Waterfall
13 26 (14.69%) Test Strategy
14 24 (13.56%) E-Commerce
15 20 (11.30%) Mentoring
15 20 (11.30%) System Integration Testing
16 17 (9.60%) Manual Testing
16 17 (9.60%) Project Management
16 17 (9.60%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 70 (39.55%) SQL
2 25 (14.12%) Java
3 9 (5.08%) C#
3 9 (5.08%) T-SQL
4 7 (3.95%) JavaScript
5 6 (3.39%) Ruby
6 5 (2.82%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.69%) VB
8 1 (0.56%) C
8 1 (0.56%) PHP
8 1 (0.56%) Python
8 1 (0.56%) Scala
8 1 (0.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 63 (35.59%) ISEB
2 50 (28.25%) ISTQB
3 30 (16.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (2.26%) Degree
5 3 (1.69%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (37.29%) QA
2 2 (1.13%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (9.04%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.91%) Oracle
3 6 (3.39%) HP
4 2 (1.13%) Telerik
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Unspecified Up to £38k+Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Thirsk, North Yorkshire
Hainton Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Bright IT
Salary: From £42,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Yorkshire Water
Salary: Up to £72,000 per annum (depending on experience)
Posted: 11 days ago