The table below looks at the statistics for Non-Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Non-Functional Testing over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 138 120 143
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +23
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 7 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.31% 0.48% 0.090%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.55% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 1
Median salary £58,500 £50,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
Non-Functional Testing
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2025 1629 1906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 88.24% 86.33% 86.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1510 1367 1715
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Non-Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham 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 Birmingham

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing across the Birmingham region.

Non-Functional Testing Salary Trend in Birmingham

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Non-Functional Testing Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 12 (80.00%) Finance
2 10 (66.67%) Performance Testing
3 9 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 9 (60.00%) QA
3 9 (60.00%) Automated Testing
4 8 (53.33%) Manual Testing
5 7 (46.67%) Integration Testing
6 6 (40.00%) Functional Testing
6 6 (40.00%) Test Planning
6 6 (40.00%) SDLC
6 6 (40.00%) Unit Testing
7 5 (33.33%) Case Management
7 5 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (33.33%) Load Testing
7 5 (33.33%) Selenium
8 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (26.67%) Security Testing
8 4 (26.67%) Test Management
8 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (26.67%) Regression Testing
8 4 (26.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 3 (20.00%) Coaching
9 3 (20.00%) HP
9 3 (20.00%) ISEB
9 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
9 3 (20.00%) Line Management
10 2 (13.33%) Automation Testing
10 2 (13.33%) SoapUI
10 2 (13.33%) Process Improvement
10 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis

Non-Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (13.33%) HP UFT
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
2 2 (13.33%) JMeter
2 2 (13.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (6.67%) SilkTest
3 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
1 6 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
1 6 (40.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 6 (40.00%) Test Analyst
1 6 (40.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (13.33%) QA Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) QA Test Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Head of Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Test Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Fintech
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 9 (60.00%) Automated Testing
2 9 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 8 (53.33%) Manual Testing
4 7 (46.67%) Integration Testing
5 6 (40.00%) Functional Testing
5 6 (40.00%) SDLC
5 6 (40.00%) Test Planning
5 6 (40.00%) Unit Testing
6 5 (33.33%) Case Management
6 5 (33.33%) Load Testing
6 5 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (26.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 4 (26.67%) Regression Testing
7 4 (26.67%) Security Testing
7 4 (26.67%) Test Management
7 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (20.00%) Coaching
8 3 (20.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) PHP
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) ISEB
1 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (60.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) HP