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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 76 88 84
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 11 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.29% 0.50% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 0.56% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 6
Median salary £63,750 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.92% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £66,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,100 £78,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
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
780 887 815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 91.44% 88.26% 82.07%
Number of salaries quoted 686 789 718
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +9.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,500
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 9 December 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 9 December 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
Luton -11 10 £65,000 -7.14%
Dunstable - 1 £60,500 -
Non-Functional Testing
East of England

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 10 (55.56%) Performance Testing
3 9 (50.00%) LoadRunner
3 9 (50.00%) Java
4 8 (44.44%) Test Scripting
5 7 (38.89%) Release Management
5 7 (38.89%) Finance
6 6 (33.33%) Shell Script
6 6 (33.33%) Unix
6 6 (33.33%) QA
6 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
7 5 (27.78%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (27.78%) JIRA
7 5 (27.78%) Waterfall
7 5 (27.78%) ClearQuest
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (16.67%) Sun
8 3 (16.67%) HP
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle
8 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
8 3 (16.67%) Test Planning
8 3 (16.67%) SDLC
8 3 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
8 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
8 3 (16.67%) Degree
8 3 (16.67%) Selenium
9 2 (11.11%) 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 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 5 (27.78%) ClearQuest
2 5 (27.78%) JIRA
3 3 (16.67%) Selenium
4 2 (11.11%) JMeter
5 1 (5.56%) HP UFT
5 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
5 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
1 8 (44.44%) Test Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Test Manager
3 6 (33.33%) Performance Manager
3 6 (33.33%) Performance Test Manager
3 6 (33.33%) Technical Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Tester
5 1 (5.56%) QA Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior QA Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior QA Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Test Automation Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Test Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) Performance Testing
3 8 (44.44%) Test Scripting
4 7 (38.89%) Release Management
5 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 5 (27.78%) Waterfall
7 3 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
7 3 (16.67%) SDLC
7 3 (16.67%) Test Planning
8 2 (11.11%) Automation Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Software Architecture
9 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
9 1 (5.56%) Open Source
9 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
9 1 (5.56%) Scrum
9 1 (5.56%) System Testing
9 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) HP
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
1 3 (16.67%) Sun