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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 162 175 146
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -29
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 16 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.45% 0.27% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.31% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 3
Average salary £42,500 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.86% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,400 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,340 £41,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,930 £48,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.56% +12.94%
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
3226 3255 2267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 90.57% 86.32% 87.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2552 2474 1737
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 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 1 September 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 15 (68.18%) ISEB
2 11 (50.00%) QA
3 10 (45.45%) ISTQB
4 7 (31.82%) Manual Testing
5 6 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 6 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (27.27%) IBM
5 6 (27.27%) HP
5 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
5 6 (27.27%) SQL
5 6 (27.27%) GIS
5 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (22.73%) Windows
6 5 (22.73%) N-Tier
6 5 (22.73%) SOA
6 5 (22.73%) Software Architecture
6 5 (22.73%) Apple iOS
6 5 (22.73%) Android
6 5 (22.73%) System Integration Testing
6 5 (22.73%) SDLC
6 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (18.18%) Automation Testing
7 4 (18.18%) Selenium IDE
7 4 (18.18%) Test Planning
7 4 (18.18%) SoapUI
7 4 (18.18%) WebDriver
7 4 (18.18%) ISEB Practitioner
7 4 (18.18%) Oracle APEX
7 4 (18.18%) Selenium
7 4 (18.18%) Oracle Forms

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) HTTP
1 2 (9.09%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (18.18%) LoadRunner
1 4 (18.18%) JMeter
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle APEX
1 4 (18.18%) Selenium
1 4 (18.18%) WebDriver
1 4 (18.18%) SoapUI
1 4 (18.18%) Selenium IDE
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Test Engineer
1 5 (22.73%) Technical Engineer
1 5 (22.73%) Non-Functional Test Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Test Leader
2 4 (18.18%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Test Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Tester
4 2 (9.09%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Test Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) GIS
2 5 (22.73%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
1 5 (22.73%) Android
1 5 (22.73%) Apple iOS
2 2 (9.09%) AIX
2 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Manual Testing
2 6 (27.27%) Test Automation
2 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
2 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (22.73%) SOA
3 5 (22.73%) Software Architecture
3 5 (22.73%) System Integration Testing
3 5 (22.73%) SDLC
3 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (18.18%) Automation Testing
4 4 (18.18%) Test Planning
5 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Volume Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Test Management
5 2 (9.09%) Benchmarking
5 2 (9.09%) Data Management
6 1 (4.55%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) VB.NET
3 2 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (68.18%) ISEB
2 10 (45.45%) ISTQB
3 4 (18.18%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (9.09%) IBM Certification
5 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) IBM
1 6 (27.27%) HP
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Citrix