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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 64 78 76
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 8 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.19% 0.59% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 0.67% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 4
Median salary £62,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +3.70%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
610 749 755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 90.50% 89.06% 83.89%
Number of salaries quoted 532 686 656
Median salary £50,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 -3 6 £62,500 -10.71%
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 19 January 2017, 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 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (64.71%) Performance Testing
3 7 (41.18%) LoadRunner
3 7 (41.18%) Java
3 7 (41.18%) SQL
3 7 (41.18%) QA
4 6 (35.29%) Test Automation
4 6 (35.29%) Test Scripting
5 5 (29.41%) Finance
5 5 (29.41%) Release Management
6 4 (23.53%) Unix
6 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
7 3 (17.65%) ClearQuest
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle
7 3 (17.65%) WebLogic
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (17.65%) Sun
7 3 (17.65%) HP
7 3 (17.65%) Degree
7 3 (17.65%) JIRA
7 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
7 3 (17.65%) Performance Improvement
7 3 (17.65%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
7 3 (17.65%) Test Planning
7 3 (17.65%) SDLC
8 2 (11.76%) Selenium
8 2 (11.76%) JMeter
8 2 (11.76%) Microsoft

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 (17.65%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) LoadRunner
2 3 (17.65%) ClearQuest
2 3 (17.65%) JIRA
3 2 (11.76%) JMeter
3 2 (11.76%) Selenium
4 1 (5.88%) HP UFT
4 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
4 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Test Manager
2 7 (41.18%) Performance Manager
2 7 (41.18%) Performance Test Manager
2 7 (41.18%) Technical Manager
3 6 (35.29%) Analyst
3 6 (35.29%) Test Analyst
4 5 (29.41%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Tester
5 1 (5.88%) QA Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior QA Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior QA Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Test Assurance Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Test Automation Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (64.71%) Performance Testing
3 6 (35.29%) Test Automation
3 6 (35.29%) Test Scripting
4 5 (29.41%) Release Management
5 3 (17.65%) Performance Improvement
5 3 (17.65%) SDLC
5 3 (17.65%) Test Planning
5 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.88%) Automation Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Functional Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Scrum
6 1 (5.88%) Software Architecture
6 1 (5.88%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) Java
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) HP
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle
1 3 (17.65%) Sun
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft