The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Non-Functional Testing
Rank 96 - 83
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 6 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.52% - 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% - 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 5
Average salary £67,500 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,250 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+25.29% -10.52%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
915 814 664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.15% 76.86% 74.27%
Number of salaries quoted 773 741 606
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Non-Functional Testing
East of England

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
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 29 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
Dunstable - 3 £67,500 -
Non-Functional Testing
East of England

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 7 (58.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (58.33%) Test Automation
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
3 7 (58.33%) ISEB
3 7 (58.33%) Scrum
3 7 (58.33%) Systems Analysis
3 7 (58.33%) Degree
3 7 (58.33%) QA
3 7 (58.33%) Test Scripting
4 5 (41.67%) LoadRunner
4 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
4 5 (41.67%) PL/SQL
4 5 (41.67%) HP
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database
5 4 (33.33%) C#
5 4 (33.33%) C++
5 4 (33.33%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) Project Management
5 4 (33.33%) PCI DSS
5 4 (33.33%) Resource Management
5 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
6 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
6 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
6 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (25.00%) Bugzilla

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) LoadRunner
2 3 (25.00%) Bugzilla
2 3 (25.00%) FogBugz
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Architect
1 5 (41.67%) Test Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Test Leader
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (25.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 7 (58.33%) Test Automation
2 7 (58.33%) Test Scripting
2 7 (58.33%) Scrum
2 7 (58.33%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Test Management
4 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
2 5 (41.67%) PL/SQL
3 4 (33.33%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) C++
4 3 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) ISEB
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
1 7 (58.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) QA
2 4 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
1 5 (41.67%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) VocaLink