The table below looks at the statistics for Non-Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Non-Functional Testing over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Non-Functional Testing
Rank 140 139 145
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 8 22 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.26% 0.67% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.83% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 4
Average salary £36,250 £41,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.58% +0.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,500 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,300 £55,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £44,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-15.73% -4.30%
Non-Functional Testing
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2611 2656 2321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 84.80% 81.32% 80.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1701 1706 1584
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Non-Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Non-Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Non-Functional Testing Salary Trend in Scotland

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Non-Functional Testing Salary Histogram in Scotland

Non-Functional Testing
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +10 4 £34,500 -37.27%
Edinburgh -11 2 £37,500 +19.04%
Stirling - 2 £43,000 -
Non-Functional Testing
UK

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 6 (60.00%) Finance
1 6 (60.00%) Test Management
2 5 (50.00%) ISEB
3 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 4 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (30.00%) Test Planning
5 2 (20.00%) Validation
5 2 (20.00%) Perl
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (20.00%) SAP
5 2 (20.00%) Python
5 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (20.00%) Business Development
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (20.00%) HP
5 2 (20.00%) Ruby
5 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (20.00%) Time Management
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
6 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Data Migration

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (10.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Test Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Test Leader
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Test Management
2 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Test Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (20.00%) Business Development
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Validation
4 2 (20.00%) Time Management
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Information Assurance
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Perl
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
1 2 (20.00%) Python
1 2 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) ISEB
2 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) ISEB Practitioner
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) SAP
1 2 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft