The table below looks at the statistics for Non-Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Non-Functional Testing over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 69 87 96
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +9
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 7 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.00% 0.44% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 0.50% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 12
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -39.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £35,000 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,500 £74,700
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Non-Functional Testing
East of 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 Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
645 793 971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 92.14% 87.24% 82.99%
Number of salaries quoted 556 710 797
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Non-Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing Non-Functional Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Non-Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Non-Functional Testing Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Non-Functional Testing Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Non-Functional Testing
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Bedford +11 2 £41,750 +19.28%
Dunstable +29 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Luton - 1 £50,000 - 2
Non-Functional Testing
East of England

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing Non-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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 21 (91.30%) SQL
1 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (78.26%) Java
2 18 (78.26%) LoadRunner
3 17 (73.91%) Shell Script
3 17 (73.91%) Unix
4 16 (69.57%) Test Scripting
5 15 (65.22%) Finance
6 14 (60.87%) ClearQuest
6 14 (60.87%) HP Quality Center
6 14 (60.87%) Waterfall
6 14 (60.87%) Release Management
6 14 (60.87%) JIRA
7 13 (56.52%) Selenium
8 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
9 9 (39.13%) HP
9 9 (39.13%) HP UFT
9 9 (39.13%) SoapUI
10 8 (34.78%) JMeter
11 7 (30.43%) MS Office
11 7 (30.43%) Degree
11 7 (30.43%) HP ASE
11 7 (30.43%) Software Testing
11 7 (30.43%) ISTQB
12 5 (21.74%) Software Architecture
13 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
14 3 (13.04%) Automated Testing
14 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
14 3 (13.04%) Open Source
14 3 (13.04%) Automation Testing

Non-Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Office
2 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 18 (78.26%) LoadRunner
2 14 (60.87%) ClearQuest
2 14 (60.87%) JIRA
3 13 (56.52%) Selenium
4 9 (39.13%) HP UFT
4 9 (39.13%) SoapUI
5 8 (34.78%) JMeter
General
1 15 (65.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Analyst
1 17 (73.91%) Test Analyst
2 15 (65.22%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 8 (34.78%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
4 7 (30.43%) Agile Test Analyst
4 7 (30.43%) Financial Analyst
4 7 (30.43%) Service Analyst
4 7 (30.43%) SQL Analyst
4 7 (30.43%) Unix Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Test Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Tester
6 2 (8.70%) Automation Tester
6 2 (8.70%) QA Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Senior QA Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Senior QA Test Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Performance Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (69.57%) Test Scripting
3 14 (60.87%) Release Management
3 14 (60.87%) Waterfall
4 7 (30.43%) Software Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Software Architecture
6 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
7 3 (13.04%) Automated Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Automation Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Open Source
7 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Regression Testing
8 2 (8.70%) System Testing
9 1 (4.35%) BDD
9 1 (4.35%) Performance Testing
9 1 (4.35%) Scrum
9 1 (4.35%) Test Planning
9 1 (4.35%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) SQL
2 18 (78.26%) Java
3 17 (73.91%) Shell Script
4 3 (13.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
1 7 (30.43%) HP ASE
1 7 (30.43%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 14 (60.87%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 9 (39.13%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Sun
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