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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 69 93 95
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +2
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 16 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.83% 0.81% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 0.92% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 9
Median salary £60,500 £86,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.65% +135.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £57,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £86,000 £69,100
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -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
799 975 995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 91.21% 87.37% 83.12%
Number of salaries quoted 719 830 877
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £70,000
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 1 July 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 1 July 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 - 8 £65,000 -
Bedford - 3 £42,500 - 1
Non-Functional Testing
East of England

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (86.36%) SQL
3 17 (77.27%) LoadRunner
4 15 (68.18%) Shell Script
4 15 (68.18%) Java
4 15 (68.18%) Unix
5 14 (63.64%) Test Scripting
6 13 (59.09%) Waterfall
6 13 (59.09%) Release Management
6 13 (59.09%) HP Quality Center
6 13 (59.09%) JIRA
6 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
6 13 (59.09%) ClearQuest
6 13 (59.09%) Finance
7 11 (50.00%) Selenium
8 9 (40.91%) JMeter
9 8 (36.36%) SoapUI
9 8 (36.36%) HP
9 8 (36.36%) HP UFT
9 8 (36.36%) MS Office
10 7 (31.82%) Software Testing
10 7 (31.82%) ISTQB
10 7 (31.82%) Degree
10 7 (31.82%) HP ASE
11 5 (22.73%) Software Architecture
11 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
12 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
13 3 (13.64%) System Testing
13 3 (13.64%) Virtual Environments
13 3 (13.64%) Regression 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:

Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MS Office
2 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 17 (77.27%) LoadRunner
2 13 (59.09%) ClearQuest
2 13 (59.09%) JIRA
3 11 (50.00%) Selenium
4 9 (40.91%) JMeter
5 8 (36.36%) HP UFT
5 8 (36.36%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (59.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Analyst
1 16 (72.73%) Test Analyst
2 14 (63.64%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 8 (36.36%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
4 7 (31.82%) Agile Test Analyst
4 7 (31.82%) Financial Analyst
4 7 (31.82%) Service Analyst
4 7 (31.82%) SQL Analyst
4 7 (31.82%) Unix Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Test Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Test Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Automation Tester
7 1 (4.55%) Performance Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Performance Test Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Performance Test Manager
7 1 (4.55%) QA Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Test Analyst
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (63.64%) Test Scripting
3 13 (59.09%) Release Management
3 13 (59.09%) Waterfall
4 7 (31.82%) Software Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Software Architecture
6 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 3 (13.64%) Regression Testing
7 3 (13.64%) System Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (9.09%) Agile Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Automated Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Automation Testing
8 2 (9.09%) BDD
8 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 2 (9.09%) Open Source
8 2 (9.09%) Performance Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Scrum
8 2 (9.09%) SDLC
8 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) SQL
2 15 (68.18%) Java
2 15 (68.18%) Shell Script
3 2 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Degree
1 7 (31.82%) HP ASE
1 7 (31.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (59.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) HP
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