The table below looks at the statistics for Non-Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Non-Functional Testing over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 93 83 89
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 4 20 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.31% 1.46% 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 1.65% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 15
Average salary £37,500 £44,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.20% -5.78%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%
Non-Functional Testing
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1170 1212 1429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 90.21% 88.34% 87.56%
Number of salaries quoted 757 717 932
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Non-Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Non-Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Non-Functional Testing Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 6 (66.67%) ITIL
1 6 (66.67%) Service Management
1 6 (66.67%) ITSM
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
1 6 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL V3
2 5 (55.56%) Supplier Management
2 5 (55.56%) Statistics
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
4 1 (11.11%) High Availability
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) User Stories
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
4 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) IT Manager
1 6 (66.67%) IT Services Manager
1 6 (66.67%) Service Manager
1 6 (66.67%) Service Transition Manager
1 6 (66.67%) Transition Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) DBA
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Testing Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (55.56%) Statistics
3 1 (11.11%) EPoS
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
1 6 (66.67%) ITSM
1 6 (66.67%) Service Management
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL V3
2 5 (55.56%) Supplier Management
3 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) High Availability
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Release Management
4 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) User Stories
4 1 (11.11%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) Sun
1 1 (11.11%) VMware