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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Non-Functional Testing
Rank 175 153 152
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -1
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 6 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.16% 0.076% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.090% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 1
Average salary £33,500 £41,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.29% -18.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -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
3187 2221 2225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 84.18% 84.19% 81.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2437 1690 1838
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 2014.

Non-Functional Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 17 (80.95%) Automated Testing
1 17 (80.95%) QA
2 16 (76.19%) Regression Testing
3 14 (66.67%) Integration Acceptance Testing
3 14 (66.67%) ISEB
3 14 (66.67%) Business Analysis
3 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (66.67%) Test Scripting
4 13 (61.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 13 (61.90%) Project Planning
5 7 (33.33%) Test Strategy
5 7 (33.33%) Automation Testing
6 4 (19.05%) IVR
6 4 (19.05%) Performance Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Load Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Citrix
7 3 (14.29%) Migration
8 2 (9.52%) Java
8 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (4.76%) Security Testing
9 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
9 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
9 1 (4.76%) Selenium
9 1 (4.76%) HTML
9 1 (4.76%) Maven
9 1 (4.76%) Selenium IDE
9 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
9 1 (4.76%) V-Model
9 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
9 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (4.76%) IIS
1 1 (4.76%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Selenium
1 1 (4.76%) Maven
1 1 (4.76%) Selenium IDE
1 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
1 1 (4.76%) JUnit
1 1 (4.76%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (4.76%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Analyst
1 18 (85.71%) Test Analyst
2 15 (71.43%) Senior Analyst
2 15 (71.43%) Senior Test Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) QA Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Senior QA Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Senior QA Test Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Senior QA Tester
4 1 (4.76%) Test Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Head of Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Tester
4 1 (4.76%) Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Tester
4 1 (4.76%) QA Tester
4 1 (4.76%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) HTML
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.76%) XML
1 1 (4.76%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) IVR
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Automated Testing
2 16 (76.19%) Regression Testing
3 14 (66.67%) Integration Acceptance Testing
3 14 (66.67%) Business Analysis
3 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (66.67%) Test Scripting
4 13 (61.90%) Project Planning
5 7 (33.33%) Test Strategy
5 7 (33.33%) Automation Testing
6 4 (19.05%) Performance Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Load Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Migration
8 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (4.76%) Security Testing
9 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
9 1 (4.76%) V-Model
9 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
9 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
9 1 (4.76%) SOA
9 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (66.67%) ISEB
2 13 (61.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (80.95%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft