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 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Functional Testing
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 46 44
Rank change year-on-year -3 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 1 21 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in York 0.29% 4.54% 3.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 4.88% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1 21 9
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +18.18%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  

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 338 430 336
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in York 96.85% 92.87% 90.08%
Number of salaries quoted 277 354 289
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in York

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in York 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 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 27 April 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%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing

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:

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