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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Non-Functional Testing
Rank 98 91 92
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 2 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.15% 0.97% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 1.15% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 2
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -32.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,750
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -23.49%
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
1135 1213 942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.39% 84.24% 82.20%
Number of salaries quoted 690 793 609
Average salary £44,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 14 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) Validation
1 2 (66.67%) Business Development
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Test Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Validation
1 2 (66.67%) Business Development
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) Test Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification