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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 110 117 125
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 10 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.56% 0.76% 0.056%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.88% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 0
Median salary £45,500 £36,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.38% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
1630 1812 1459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 90.61% 85.80% 81.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1242 1478 1273
Median salary £45,000 £43,596 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +2.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 13 (76.47%) QA
2 12 (70.59%) Selenium
2 12 (70.59%) Manual Testing
2 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (58.82%) Scrum
4 8 (47.06%) Performance Testing
5 7 (41.18%) JMeter
6 6 (35.29%) Finance
6 6 (35.29%) Regression Testing
6 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (35.29%) Java
6 6 (35.29%) Load Testing
6 6 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (35.29%) Open Source
6 6 (35.29%) Functional Testing
6 6 (35.29%) Automation Testing
7 5 (29.41%) Software Delivery
7 5 (29.41%) WebDriver
7 5 (29.41%) REST
7 5 (29.41%) Kanban
7 5 (29.41%) Unit Testing
7 5 (29.41%) JSON
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
7 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
7 5 (29.41%) SOAP
7 5 (29.41%) E-Commerce
7 5 (29.41%) Tomcat
7 5 (29.41%) DSDM
8 4 (23.53%) TDD
8 4 (23.53%) C#

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (29.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Selenium
2 7 (41.18%) JMeter
3 6 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
4 5 (29.41%) WebDriver
5 2 (11.76%) JIRA
5 2 (11.76%) SoapUI
6 1 (5.88%) HP UFT
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Test Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Automation Test Lead
2 5 (29.41%) QA Leader
2 5 (29.41%) Test Leader
2 5 (29.41%) Test Manager
3 4 (23.53%) Development Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Software Development Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Software Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Software Test Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Test Development Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) QA Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) QA Test Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Test Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) JSON
1 5 (29.41%) REST
1 5 (29.41%) SOAP
2 4 (23.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (70.59%) Manual Testing
2 10 (58.82%) Scrum
3 8 (47.06%) Performance Testing
4 6 (35.29%) Automation Testing
4 6 (35.29%) Functional Testing
4 6 (35.29%) Load Testing
4 6 (35.29%) Open Source
4 6 (35.29%) Regression Testing
4 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (29.41%) DSDM
5 5 (29.41%) E-Commerce
5 5 (29.41%) Kanban
5 5 (29.41%) Software Delivery
5 5 (29.41%) Unit Testing
6 4 (23.53%) API Testing
6 4 (23.53%) BDD
6 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (23.53%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
6 4 (23.53%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) ISEB
2 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.88%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (76.47%) QA
2 4 (23.53%) SDET
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Cognizant
2 1 (5.88%) HP
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
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