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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 167 174 141
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -33
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 10 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.29% 0.30% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.35% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 3
Average salary £45,000 £60,340 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.42% +50.85%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £57,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-25.43% +34.11%
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
3138 3182 2218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 89.79% 86.59% 85.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2480 2496 1669
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 4 August 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 18 (69.23%) QA
2 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (42.31%) ISEB
3 11 (42.31%) SDLC
4 8 (30.77%) Software Architecture
4 8 (30.77%) N-Tier
4 8 (30.77%) SOA
5 7 (26.92%) Performance Testing
6 6 (23.08%) Unit Testing
6 6 (23.08%) Agile Testing
6 6 (23.08%) Line Management
6 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
6 6 (23.08%) SQL
6 6 (23.08%) Oracle
6 6 (23.08%) JUnit
6 6 (23.08%) Configuration Management
6 6 (23.08%) NUnit
7 5 (19.23%) GIS
7 5 (19.23%) IBM
7 5 (19.23%) Java
7 5 (19.23%) E-Commerce
7 5 (19.23%) Windows
7 5 (19.23%) System Integration Testing
7 5 (19.23%) Android
7 5 (19.23%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (19.23%) Apple iOS
7 5 (19.23%) HP
7 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (15.38%) Selenium
8 4 (15.38%) ISEB Practitioner

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
1 1 (3.85%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) NUnit
1 6 (23.08%) JUnit
2 4 (15.38%) LoadRunner
2 4 (15.38%) JMeter
2 4 (15.38%) Selenium
2 4 (15.38%) WebDriver
2 4 (15.38%) SoapUI
2 4 (15.38%) Selenium IDE
General
1 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
1 3 (11.54%) Banking
1 3 (11.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Analyst
1 9 (34.62%) Test Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Tester
4 5 (19.23%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Non-Functional Test Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Test Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Non-Functional Tester
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Tester
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Test Team Leader
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Tester
7 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.85%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) N-Tier
2 5 (19.23%) GIS
3 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
1 5 (19.23%) Android
1 5 (19.23%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.85%) AIX
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) SDLC
3 8 (30.77%) Software Architecture
3 8 (30.77%) SOA
4 7 (26.92%) Performance Testing
5 6 (23.08%) Unit Testing
5 6 (23.08%) Configuration Management
5 6 (23.08%) Agile Testing
5 6 (23.08%) Line Management
6 5 (19.23%) System Integration Testing
6 5 (19.23%) E-Commerce
6 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (15.38%) Test Planning
7 4 (15.38%) Automation Testing
8 3 (11.54%) Manual Testing
8 3 (11.54%) Test Scripting
8 3 (11.54%) Stress Testing
8 3 (11.54%) Integration Acceptance Testing
8 3 (11.54%) Regression Testing
8 3 (11.54%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 5 (19.23%) Java
3 4 (15.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) ISEB
2 4 (15.38%) ISEB Practitioner
2 4 (15.38%) ISTQB
3 3 (11.54%) Degree
3 3 (11.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.85%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (69.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle
2 5 (19.23%) IBM
2 5 (19.23%) HP
3 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 3 (11.54%) Citrix
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