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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 137 121 122
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +1
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 10 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.41% 0.21% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.24% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 13
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -39.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,715 £29,130 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,900 £55,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
2093 1638 1814
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 86.56% 85.40% 84.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1507 1379 1560
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Non-Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 30 August 2016.

Non-Functional Testing Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 29 (69.05%) Test Management
2 26 (61.90%) Security Testing
3 25 (59.52%) Test Automation
4 20 (47.62%) ISEB
5 19 (45.24%) Test Strategy
6 18 (42.86%) Exploratory Testing
6 18 (42.86%) Functional Testing
7 14 (33.33%) Performance Testing
7 14 (33.33%) Test Planning
8 12 (28.57%) Finance
8 12 (28.57%) Test Scripting
9 11 (26.19%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (26.19%) Automated Testing
10 10 (23.81%) Manufacturing
10 10 (23.81%) Life Science
11 9 (21.43%) QA
12 8 (19.05%) Validation
12 8 (19.05%) Selenium
12 8 (19.05%) Data Centre
13 7 (16.67%) Integration Testing
13 7 (16.67%) Defect Management
13 7 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
13 7 (16.67%) Regression Testing
14 6 (14.29%) C#
14 6 (14.29%) .NET
14 6 (14.29%) HP
14 6 (14.29%) HP UFT
15 5 (11.90%) PHP
15 5 (11.90%) Degree
15 5 (11.90%) Computer Science

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:

Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Selenium
2 6 (14.29%) HP UFT
3 2 (4.76%) JMeter
4 1 (2.38%) Gatling
4 1 (2.38%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.38%) NeoLoad
4 1 (2.38%) SilkTest
4 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.38%) WebLOAD
General
1 12 (28.57%) Finance
2 10 (23.81%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.38%) Games
3 1 (2.38%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 28 (66.67%) Test Manager
2 11 (26.19%) Analyst
2 11 (26.19%) Test Analyst
3 9 (21.43%) Senior Analyst
3 9 (21.43%) Senior Test Analyst
4 8 (19.05%) Service Manager
4 8 (19.05%) Test Validation Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Technical Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Applications Tester
6 1 (2.38%) Consultant
6 1 (2.38%) Head of Testing
6 1 (2.38%) Performance Consultant
6 1 (2.38%) Performance Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Performance Test Consultant
6 1 (2.38%) Performance Test Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Software Tester
6 1 (2.38%) Test Consultant
6 1 (2.38%) Test Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Life Science
2 8 (19.05%) Data Centre
3 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Android
1 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
1 1 (2.38%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (69.05%) Test Management
2 26 (61.90%) Security Testing
3 25 (59.52%) Test Automation
4 19 (45.24%) Test Strategy
5 18 (42.86%) Exploratory Testing
5 18 (42.86%) Functional Testing
6 14 (33.33%) Performance Testing
6 14 (33.33%) Test Planning
7 12 (28.57%) Test Scripting
8 11 (26.19%) Automated Testing
8 11 (26.19%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (19.05%) Validation
10 7 (16.67%) Defect Management
10 7 (16.67%) Integration Testing
10 7 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 7 (16.67%) Regression Testing
11 5 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (11.90%) Manual Testing
11 5 (11.90%) SDLC
11 5 (11.90%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) C#
2 5 (11.90%) PHP
3 1 (2.38%) Java
3 1 (2.38%) Python
3 1 (2.38%) Ruby
3 1 (2.38%) Scala
3 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (47.62%) ISEB
2 5 (11.90%) Degree
3 2 (4.76%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (2.38%) SOASTA, Inc
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
McGregor Boyall
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