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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 75 76 97
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +21
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 15 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.62% 1.56% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 1.78% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 11
Median salary £60,500 £76,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.17% +136.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £43,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £86,000 £36,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
864 956 983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 93.30% 87.79% 83.02%
Number of salaries quoted 728 754 901
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +12 8 £65,000 +18.18%
Non-Functional Testing
East of England

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (88.24%) SQL
2 15 (88.24%) LoadRunner
3 13 (76.47%) Shell Script
3 13 (76.47%) Unix
3 13 (76.47%) Java
4 12 (70.59%) Test Scripting
5 11 (64.71%) Waterfall
5 11 (64.71%) HP Quality Center
5 11 (64.71%) JIRA
5 11 (64.71%) Release Management
5 11 (64.71%) ClearQuest
5 11 (64.71%) Finance
6 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
7 8 (47.06%) JMeter
8 7 (41.18%) Selenium
8 7 (41.18%) HP
8 7 (41.18%) HP UFT
8 7 (41.18%) MS Office
8 7 (41.18%) SoapUI
9 6 (35.29%) HP ASE
9 6 (35.29%) Degree
9 6 (35.29%) Software Testing
9 6 (35.29%) ISTQB
10 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
11 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
11 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
11 2 (11.76%) Scrum
11 2 (11.76%) SDLC
11 2 (11.76%) Software Architecture

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:

Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Office
2 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 15 (88.24%) LoadRunner
2 11 (64.71%) ClearQuest
2 11 (64.71%) JIRA
3 8 (47.06%) JMeter
4 7 (41.18%) HP UFT
4 7 (41.18%) Selenium
4 7 (41.18%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (64.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Analyst
1 14 (82.35%) Test Analyst
2 12 (70.59%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 7 (41.18%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
4 6 (35.29%) Agile Test Analyst
4 6 (35.29%) Financial Analyst
4 6 (35.29%) Service Analyst
4 6 (35.29%) SQL Analyst
4 6 (35.29%) Unix Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Test Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) QA Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Senior QA Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Senior QA Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) Test Scripting
3 11 (64.71%) Release Management
3 11 (64.71%) Waterfall
4 6 (35.29%) Software Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Compatibility Testing
5 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
5 2 (11.76%) Performance Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) SDLC
5 2 (11.76%) Security Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Software Architecture
5 2 (11.76%) System Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
6 1 (5.88%) BDD
6 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) SQL
2 13 (76.47%) Java
2 13 (76.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
1 6 (35.29%) HP ASE
1 6 (35.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (64.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) HP
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