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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Non-Functional Testing over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 151 133 134
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +1
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 7 26 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.25% 0.82% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.93% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 27
Median salary £37,500 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.87% +1.05%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%
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
2557 2795 3433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.50% 87.89% 84.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1574 1744 2266
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Non-Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland 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 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 2 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
Edinburgh -14 4 £37,500 -16.20%
Stirling - 3 £55,000 -
Non-Functional Testing
UK

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 10 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 9 (45.00%) People Management
3 9 (45.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (30.00%) Service Management
4 6 (30.00%) ITSM
4 6 (30.00%) ITIL
4 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (25.00%) ITIL V3
5 5 (25.00%) Supplier Management
5 5 (25.00%) Statistics
6 3 (15.00%) SQL
6 3 (15.00%) Oracle
6 3 (15.00%) Linux
6 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
7 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (10.00%) Project Management
7 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
7 2 (10.00%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (10.00%) Sun
7 2 (10.00%) HP
7 2 (10.00%) ISEB
7 2 (10.00%) Unix
7 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
7 2 (10.00%) Oracle RAC

Non-Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Senior Manager
1 9 (45.00%) Senior Test Manager
1 9 (45.00%) Test Manager
2 6 (30.00%) IT Manager
2 6 (30.00%) IT Services Manager
2 6 (30.00%) Service Manager
2 6 (30.00%) Service Transition Manager
2 6 (30.00%) Transition Manager
3 2 (10.00%) DBA
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (5.00%) Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Software Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Testing Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.00%) EPoS
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 9 (45.00%) People Management
2 9 (45.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (30.00%) ITIL
3 6 (30.00%) ITSM
3 6 (30.00%) Service Management
4 5 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 5 (25.00%) Supplier Management
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (10.00%) High Availability
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Test Management
6 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.00%) Test Planning
6 1 (5.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) HP
2 2 (10.00%) Sun
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) VMware