The table below looks at the statistics for Non-Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Non-Functional Testing over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 230 235 215
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -20
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 21 32 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.33% 0.48% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.54% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 19 21 31
Median salary £36,250 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.44% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £42,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Non-Functional Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5606 5898 6406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.20% 88.44% 86.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4684 4896 5237
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Non-Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Non-Functional Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Non-Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Non-Functional Testing Salary Trend in the North West

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing across the North West region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Non-Functional Testing Salary Histogram in the North West

Non-Functional Testing
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -22 11 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Cheshire +33 8 £31,000 -
Lancashire - 1 £45,000 - 1
Non-Functional Testing
England

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 29 (69.05%) C#
1 29 (69.05%) .NET
2 23 (54.76%) ASP.NET
3 19 (45.24%) HTML
4 17 (40.48%) JavaScript
4 17 (40.48%) SQL
4 17 (40.48%) SQL Server
4 17 (40.48%) CSS
4 17 (40.48%) OOP
4 17 (40.48%) Relational Database
5 16 (38.10%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (38.10%) UML
5 16 (38.10%) N-Tier
5 16 (38.10%) HTTP
5 16 (38.10%) RDBMS
5 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
5 16 (38.10%) OO
5 16 (38.10%) Web Services
5 16 (38.10%) XML
5 16 (38.10%) MySQL
5 16 (38.10%) Use Case
5 16 (38.10%) RESTful
6 15 (35.71%) Windows
7 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (33.33%) Stress Testing
7 14 (33.33%) Load Balancing
7 14 (33.33%) Marketing
7 14 (33.33%) WAI
7 14 (33.33%) Windows Server
8 13 (30.95%) QA

Non-Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.76%) CMS
2 1 (2.38%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (38.10%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (40.48%) Relational Database
1 17 (40.48%) SQL Server
2 16 (38.10%) MySQL
2 16 (38.10%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (28.57%) Selenium
2 9 (21.43%) WebDriver
3 7 (16.67%) HP UFT
3 7 (16.67%) Selenium IDE
4 5 (11.90%) JMeter
5 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
6 2 (4.76%) LoadRunner
6 2 (4.76%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.38%) Gatling
7 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.38%) JIRA
7 1 (2.38%) Jtest
7 1 (2.38%) NeoLoad
7 1 (2.38%) ReSharper
7 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (2.38%) WebLOAD
General
1 14 (33.33%) Marketing
2 2 (4.76%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Games
2 2 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) .NET Developer
1 17 (40.48%) Developer
2 14 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 14 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 14 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 14 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 13 (30.95%) Tester
4 9 (21.43%) Software Tester
5 8 (19.05%) QA Tester
6 7 (16.67%) Software QA Tester
6 7 (16.67%) Test Manager
7 3 (7.14%) Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Performance Tester
7 3 (7.14%) Test Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Consultant
8 2 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (4.76%) Supply Chain Manager
9 1 (2.38%) QA Test Manager
9 1 (2.38%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (69.05%) .NET
2 23 (54.76%) ASP.NET
3 19 (45.24%) HTML
4 17 (40.48%) CSS
5 16 (38.10%) RESTful
5 16 (38.10%) Web Services
5 16 (38.10%) XML
6 2 (4.76%) .NET Framework
6 2 (4.76%) Entity Framework
6 2 (4.76%) NHibernate
6 2 (4.76%) WCF
7 1 (2.38%) Flash
7 1 (2.38%) HTML5
7 1 (2.38%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 16 (38.10%) Enterprise Software
1 16 (38.10%) N-Tier
2 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (4.76%) Mainframe
2 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.38%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 15 (35.71%) Windows
2 14 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.38%) Unix
3 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) OOP
2 16 (38.10%) OO
2 16 (38.10%) UML
2 16 (38.10%) Use Case
3 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 14 (33.33%) Stress Testing
4 13 (30.95%) Functional Testing
5 10 (23.81%) Software Testing
6 9 (21.43%) Test Automation
7 6 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 6 (14.29%) Test Management
8 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (9.52%) Line Management
9 4 (9.52%) System Testing
10 3 (7.14%) Defect Management
10 3 (7.14%) Process Improvement
10 3 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (4.76%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (69.05%) C#
2 17 (40.48%) JavaScript
2 17 (40.48%) SQL
3 4 (9.52%) Java
4 1 (2.38%) Python
4 1 (2.38%) Ruby
4 1 (2.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) ISTQB
2 7 (16.67%) ISEB
3 3 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (33.33%) WAI
2 13 (30.95%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) HP
2 2 (4.76%) SOASTA, Inc
3 1 (2.38%) Alterian
3 1 (2.38%) RedGate
3 1 (2.38%) Sitecore
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