The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire with a requirement for Functional Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Testing
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
Rank 72 64 69
Rank change year-on-year -8 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 5 22 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 0.63% 2.38% 2.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 2.73% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3 22 22
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% -2.59%  

Functional Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 710 806 981
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 89.87% 87.23% 92.37%
Number of salaries quoted 595 715 834
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Yorkshire citing Functional Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Functional Testing in North Yorkshire

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Functional Testing in North Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Functional Testing in North Yorkshire

Functional Testing
Job Locations in North 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 North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Harrogate -1 2 - -
York -12 2 £30,000 -7.69%
Functional Testing
Yorkshire

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) XML
2 3 (33.33%) ISEB
3 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 2 (22.22%) MySQL
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) QA
3 2 (22.22%) WPF
3 2 (22.22%) Test Management
3 2 (22.22%) Retail
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (22.22%) High Availability
3 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 2 (22.22%) System Testing
4 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
4 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
4 1 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in North 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) JMeter
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Test Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Tester
3 3 (33.33%) Software Tester
4 2 (22.22%) Automation Tester
4 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Business IT Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) IT Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Tester
5 1 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Manual Tester
5 1 (11.11%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Tester
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Tester
5 1 (11.11%) Software Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (22.22%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 2 (22.22%) High Availability
2 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (22.22%) System Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
2 2 (22.22%) Test Management
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
3 1 (11.11%) BDD
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
3 1 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ISEB
2 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA