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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Non-Functional Testing over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 78 79 79
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 5 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.64% 0.72% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.86% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 13
Average salary £70,000 £67,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +68.75%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.94% -5.00%
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
698 816 894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 88.80% 83.69% 88.08%
Number of salaries quoted 640 665 800
Average salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Non-Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 1 £70,000 -
Non-Functional Testing
East of England

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Non-Functional Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Non-Functional Testing.

1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Scrum
2 7 (70.00%) Test Strategy
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Testing
3 6 (60.00%) SDLC
3 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
4 5 (50.00%) Security Testing
4 5 (50.00%) Performance Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Compatibility Testing
5 4 (40.00%) LoadRunner
5 4 (40.00%) JMeter
6 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (30.00%) BDD
6 3 (30.00%) Software Architecture
6 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
7 2 (20.00%) System Testing
7 2 (20.00%) V-Model
7 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
7 2 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (20.00%) .NET
7 2 (20.00%) MVC
7 2 (20.00%) Software Testing

Non-Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Non-Functional Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Non-Functional Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) JMeter
1 4 (40.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (10.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Test Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Automation Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Test Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Test Manager
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Scrum
2 7 (70.00%) Test Strategy
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Testing
3 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (60.00%) SDLC
4 5 (50.00%) Performance Testing
4 5 (50.00%) Security Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Compatibility Testing
6 3 (30.00%) BDD
6 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Software Architecture
6 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
7 2 (20.00%) MVC
7 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
7 2 (20.00%) System Testing
7 2 (20.00%) V-Model
7 2 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft