Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in York 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 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Functional Testing
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 63 78
Rank change year-on-year -12 +15 -
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 3 25 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in York 0.42% 3.26% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 3.47% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3 43 9
York median annual salary £33,000 £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.54% +18.18% -
10th Percentile £29,800 £30,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £43,400 £33,750 £35,000
North Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -16.08%

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 York with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
York
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 667 721 639
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in York 93.42% 94.13% 91.29%
Number of salaries quoted 539 596 550
York median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
North Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in York

Job postings citing Functional Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in York.

Job vacancy trend for Functional Testing in York

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in York

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

Salary trend for Functional Testing in York

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 York region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
1 3 (100.00%) Test Management
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) FastStats

Functional Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in York 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) FastStats
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
1 3 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA