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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 103 98 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 7 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.44% 0.48% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 0
Average salary £48,750 £46,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,715 £48,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.01% +12.94%
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
1390 1242 1028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 88.25% 84.60% 86.17%
Number of salaries quoted 881 819 639
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Non-Functional Testing Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Non-Functional Testing
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (50.00%) QA
2 4 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Test Management
2 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (12.50%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Business Development
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 1 (12.50%) ISEB
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Test Manager
2 4 (50.00%) Programme Manager
2 4 (50.00%) Programme Test Manager
2 4 (50.00%) Test Programme Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Test Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (50.00%) Test Management
1 4 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 4 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (12.50%) Business Development
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA