The table below looks at the statistics for Non-Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Non-Functional Testing over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Non-Functional Testing
Rank 156 161 143
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -18
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 18 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.50% 0.48% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.55% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 3
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -12.50%
Non-Functional Testing
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3168 3246 2320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.12% 85.83% 82.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2495 2605 1856
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Non-Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Non-Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Non-Functional Testing Salary Trend in Leeds

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Non-Functional Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 40 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
1 40 (90.91%) QA
2 32 (72.73%) Performance Testing
2 32 (72.73%) Agile Testing
2 32 (72.73%) Line Management
2 32 (72.73%) Unit Testing
2 32 (72.73%) NUnit
2 32 (72.73%) JUnit
2 32 (72.73%) Configuration Management
3 21 (47.73%) SQL
4 20 (45.45%) Oracle
4 20 (45.45%) MS Excel
5 14 (31.82%) Mentoring
5 14 (31.82%) People Management
6 7 (15.91%) Integration Acceptance Testing
6 7 (15.91%) Regression Testing
6 7 (15.91%) Automated Testing
6 7 (15.91%) Business Analysis
6 7 (15.91%) Project Planning
6 7 (15.91%) ISEB
6 7 (15.91%) Test Scripting
6 7 (15.91%) Manual Testing
6 7 (15.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (11.36%) Computer Science
7 5 (11.36%) C#
7 5 (11.36%) Java
7 5 (11.36%) Degree
8 4 (9.09%) Banking
8 4 (9.09%) Retail
8 4 (9.09%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 20 (45.45%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 32 (72.73%) JUnit
1 32 (72.73%) NUnit
General
1 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 4 (9.09%) Finance
1 4 (9.09%) Banking
1 4 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (50.00%) Analyst
1 22 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 18 (40.91%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 8 (18.18%) Test Team Leader
3 8 (18.18%) Team Leader
4 7 (15.91%) Tester
5 6 (13.64%) Test Leader
6 4 (9.09%) Non-Functional Tester
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Systems Tester
8 1 (2.27%) Test Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.09%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) UNIX
1 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (72.73%) Configuration Management
2 32 (72.73%) Unit Testing
2 32 (72.73%) Performance Testing
2 32 (72.73%) Agile Testing
2 32 (72.73%) Line Management
3 14 (31.82%) Mentoring
3 14 (31.82%) People Management
4 7 (15.91%) Test Scripting
4 7 (15.91%) Manual Testing
4 7 (15.91%) Integration Acceptance Testing
4 7 (15.91%) Regression Testing
4 7 (15.91%) Automated Testing
4 7 (15.91%) Business Analysis
4 7 (15.91%) Project Planning
5 4 (9.09%) Software Architecture
5 4 (9.09%) Test Strategy
5 4 (9.09%) Automation Testing
5 4 (9.09%) Stress Testing
5 4 (9.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 21 (47.73%) SQL
2 5 (11.36%) C#
2 5 (11.36%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) ISEB
1 7 (15.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (11.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (90.91%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (45.45%) Oracle
2 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) Citrix