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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Non-Functional Testing
Rank 178 157 154
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -3
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 8 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.21% 0.038% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.044% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 1
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -15.00%
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
3234 2284 2355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 84.90% 86.38% 83.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2426 1793 1937
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,050 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 16 (94.12%) QA
2 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (82.35%) Regression Testing
4 12 (70.59%) Integration Acceptance Testing
4 12 (70.59%) ISEB
4 12 (70.59%) Automated Testing
4 12 (70.59%) Business Analysis
4 12 (70.59%) Test Scripting
4 12 (70.59%) Manual Testing
5 11 (64.71%) Project Planning
5 11 (64.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (47.06%) Automation Testing
6 8 (47.06%) Test Strategy
7 2 (11.76%) Functional Testing
7 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Performance Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Java
7 2 (11.76%) JUnit
8 1 (5.88%) IIS
8 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
8 1 (5.88%) XML
8 1 (5.88%) Windows
8 1 (5.88%) Linux
8 1 (5.88%) Apache
8 1 (5.88%) SOA
8 1 (5.88%) LAN
8 1 (5.88%) XML Schema
8 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
8 1 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (5.88%) LoadRunner

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) JUnit
2 1 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (5.88%) LoadRunner
2 1 (5.88%) NUnit
2 1 (5.88%) Maven
2 1 (5.88%) Selenium
2 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
2 1 (5.88%) Selenium IDE
General
1 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Analyst
1 13 (76.47%) Test Analyst
2 11 (64.71%) Senior Analyst
2 11 (64.71%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Tester
3 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
3 1 (5.88%) QA Tester
3 1 (5.88%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) QA Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Senior QA Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Senior QA Test Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Senior QA Tester
3 1 (5.88%) Test Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Head of Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Test Team Leader
3 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Tester
3 1 (5.88%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.88%) XML
1 1 (5.88%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) IVR
1 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (82.35%) Regression Testing
3 12 (70.59%) Automated Testing
3 12 (70.59%) Business Analysis
3 12 (70.59%) Test Scripting
3 12 (70.59%) Manual Testing
3 12 (70.59%) Integration Acceptance Testing
4 11 (64.71%) Project Planning
5 8 (47.06%) Test Strategy
5 8 (47.06%) Automation Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Functional Testing
6 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Performance Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Security Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.88%) V-Model
7 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) ISEB
2 11 (64.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (94.12%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft