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

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 109 133 116
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -17
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 32 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.36% 0.16% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 0.19% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 9
Median salary £42,500 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.08% -4.16%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
2035 1570 1620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 86.38% 85.09% 84.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1482 1260 1429
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £69,000 £67,500
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 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 May 2016.

Non-Functional Testing Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 37 (78.72%) Test Management
2 32 (68.09%) Security Testing
2 32 (68.09%) Test Automation
3 29 (61.70%) ISEB
4 27 (57.45%) Test Strategy
5 25 (53.19%) Functional Testing
6 16 (34.04%) Data Centre
6 16 (34.04%) Validation
7 13 (27.66%) Test Planning
8 12 (25.53%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (21.28%) Life Science
9 10 (21.28%) Manufacturing
10 9 (19.15%) Performance Testing
10 9 (19.15%) Test Scripting
11 8 (17.02%) Automated Testing
11 8 (17.02%) .NET
11 8 (17.02%) C#
11 8 (17.02%) Defect Management
12 7 (14.89%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (14.89%) PHP
12 7 (14.89%) Finance
12 7 (14.89%) Degree
12 7 (14.89%) Computer Science
13 6 (12.77%) Selenium
13 6 (12.77%) QA
13 6 (12.77%) Data Management
13 6 (12.77%) Web Development
13 6 (12.77%) Service Delivery
13 6 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (12.77%) Operational Acceptance Testing

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 (2.13%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Selenium
2 5 (10.64%) HP UFT
3 3 (6.38%) JMeter
4 2 (4.26%) LoadRunner
4 2 (4.26%) NeoLoad
5 1 (2.13%) Gatling
5 1 (2.13%) JIRA
5 1 (2.13%) WebLOAD
General
1 10 (21.28%) Manufacturing
2 7 (14.89%) Finance
3 4 (8.51%) Local Government
4 1 (2.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 34 (72.34%) Test Manager
2 16 (34.04%) Service Manager
2 16 (34.04%) Test Validation Manager
3 8 (17.02%) Analyst
3 8 (17.02%) Test Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) Test Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) Applications Tester
6 1 (2.13%) Consultant
6 1 (2.13%) Development Manager
6 1 (2.13%) Performance Consultant
6 1 (2.13%) Performance Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) Performance Test Consultant
6 1 (2.13%) Performance Test Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) Software Tester
6 1 (2.13%) Technical Manager
6 1 (2.13%) Test Consultant
6 1 (2.13%) Tester
6 1 (2.13%) Testing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.02%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.04%) Data Centre
2 10 (21.28%) Life Science
3 7 (14.89%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Android
1 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.13%) Windows
1 1 (2.13%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (78.72%) Test Management
2 32 (68.09%) Security Testing
2 32 (68.09%) Test Automation
3 27 (57.45%) Test Strategy
4 25 (53.19%) Functional Testing
5 16 (34.04%) Validation
6 13 (27.66%) Test Planning
7 12 (25.53%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (19.15%) Performance Testing
8 9 (19.15%) Test Scripting
9 8 (17.02%) Automated Testing
9 8 (17.02%) Defect Management
10 7 (14.89%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (12.77%) Data Management
11 6 (12.77%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 6 (12.77%) Service Delivery
11 6 (12.77%) Web Development
12 3 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (6.38%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.02%) C#
2 7 (14.89%) PHP
3 1 (2.13%) Java
3 1 (2.13%) Python
3 1 (2.13%) Ruby
3 1 (2.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 29 (61.70%) ISEB
2 7 (14.89%) Degree
3 3 (6.38%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) HP
2 1 (2.13%) SOASTA, Inc
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