The table below looks at the statistics for Non-Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dunstable region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Non-Functional Testing over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 16 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 7 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 9.46% 3.28% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.14% 4.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 0
Average salary £86,000 £66,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.81% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £56,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-19.64% +24.44%
Non-Functional Testing
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
69 46 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 93.24% 75.41% 61.80%
Number of salaries quoted 56 44 50
Average salary £50,000 £43,577 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.74% +1.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Non-Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing across the Dunstable region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Non-Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Dunstable

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

Non-Functional Testing Salary Trend in Dunstable

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in Dunstable

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing across the Dunstable region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Non-Functional Testing Salary Histogram in Dunstable

Non-Functional Testing
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dunstable region citing Non-Functional Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Non-Functional Testing.

1 17 (94.44%) SQL
2 16 (88.89%) HP
2 16 (88.89%) Finance
3 13 (72.22%) Test Strategy
3 13 (72.22%) LoadRunner
4 12 (66.67%) Shell Script
4 12 (66.67%) PL/SQL
4 12 (66.67%) Oracle
4 12 (66.67%) Oracle Database
4 12 (66.67%) Performance Testing
5 10 (55.56%) Java
6 8 (44.44%) Strategic Planning
7 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
7 5 (27.78%) Release Management
7 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
7 5 (27.78%) WebLogic
7 5 (27.78%) MS Office
8 4 (22.22%) PCI DSS
9 3 (16.67%) NonStop SQL
9 3 (16.67%) Test Planning
10 2 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (11.11%) ISEB
10 2 (11.11%) Sun Certification
10 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (11.11%) Banking
10 2 (11.11%) Degree
11 1 (5.56%) VocaLink

Non-Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dunstable region citing Non-Functional Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Non-Functional Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (27.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (16.67%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 13 (72.22%) LoadRunner
General
1 16 (88.89%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Architect
1 12 (66.67%) Test Architect
2 8 (44.44%) Test Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Tester
4 2 (11.11%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Test Strategist
5 1 (5.56%) IT Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Test Strategy
2 12 (66.67%) Performance Testing
3 8 (44.44%) Strategic Planning
4 5 (27.78%) Release Management
4 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
5 3 (16.67%) Test Planning
6 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) SQL
2 12 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 12 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 10 (55.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) ISEB
1 2 (11.11%) Sun Certification
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) HP
2 12 (66.67%) Oracle
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) VocaLink