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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 115 124 113
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 29 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.19% 0.11% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 0.13% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 7
Median salary £42,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,375 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-3.32% +0.30%
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
2110 1554 1533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 86.72% 85.38% 84.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1553 1242 1336
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -8.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £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 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 3 May 2016.

Non-Functional Testing Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 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 36 (80.00%) Test Management
2 29 (64.44%) Test Automation
3 28 (62.22%) Security Testing
4 27 (60.00%) ISEB
5 26 (57.78%) Test Strategy
6 25 (55.56%) Functional Testing
7 16 (35.56%) Data Centre
7 16 (35.56%) Validation
8 13 (28.89%) Test Planning
9 11 (24.44%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (20.00%) Degree
10 9 (20.00%) Test Scripting
10 9 (20.00%) Defect Management
11 8 (17.78%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (17.78%) Computer Science
11 8 (17.78%) Life Science
11 8 (17.78%) Manufacturing
11 8 (17.78%) Automated Testing
11 8 (17.78%) C#
11 8 (17.78%) PHP
11 8 (17.78%) .NET
12 7 (15.56%) HP
12 7 (15.56%) Performance Testing
13 6 (13.33%) QA
13 6 (13.33%) Data Management
13 6 (13.33%) Web Development
13 6 (13.33%) Service Delivery
13 6 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
14 5 (11.11%) Finance
14 5 (11.11%) Selenium

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 (2.22%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Selenium
2 4 (8.89%) HP UFT
2 4 (8.89%) JMeter
2 4 (8.89%) LoadRunner
3 2 (4.44%) JIRA
3 2 (4.44%) NeoLoad
General
1 8 (17.78%) Manufacturing
2 5 (11.11%) Finance
3 4 (8.89%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 31 (68.89%) Test Manager
2 16 (35.56%) Service Manager
2 16 (35.56%) Test Validation Manager
3 8 (17.78%) Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) Test Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Development Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Tester
6 2 (4.44%) Testing Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Applications Tester
7 1 (2.22%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
7 1 (2.22%) LoadRunner Tester
7 1 (2.22%) Non-Functional Test Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Performance Tester
7 1 (2.22%) Software Tester
7 1 (2.22%) Technical Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.78%) .NET
2 1 (2.22%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (35.56%) Data Centre
2 8 (17.78%) Computer Science
2 8 (17.78%) Life Science
3 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Android
1 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.22%) Windows
1 1 (2.22%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (80.00%) Test Management
2 29 (64.44%) Test Automation
3 28 (62.22%) Security Testing
4 26 (57.78%) Test Strategy
5 25 (55.56%) Functional Testing
6 16 (35.56%) Validation
7 13 (28.89%) Test Planning
8 11 (24.44%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (20.00%) Defect Management
9 9 (20.00%) Test Scripting
10 8 (17.78%) Automated Testing
10 8 (17.78%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (15.56%) Performance Testing
12 6 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (13.33%) Data Management
12 6 (13.33%) Service Delivery
12 6 (13.33%) Web Development
13 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (8.89%) Open Source
13 4 (8.89%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) C#
1 8 (17.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (60.00%) ISEB
2 9 (20.00%) Degree
3 3 (6.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) HP
2 1 (2.22%) Remedy
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago