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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 149 126 127
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +1
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 14 34 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.47% 1.10% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 1.27% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 14 31 22
Average salary £53,750 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.44% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £54,550
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.25% -
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
2645 2673 2822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.54% 86.87% 84.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1689 1693 1849
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 13 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Stirling +7 7 £55,000 +26.43%
Edinburgh -4 5 £37,500 -16.66%
Aberdeen - 1 £33,500 -
West Lothian - 1 £45,000 -
Non-Functional Testing
UK

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 13 (54.17%) Finance
2 10 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (29.17%) Mentoring
3 7 (29.17%) People Management
4 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (20.83%) SQL
5 4 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Statistics
6 3 (12.50%) Supplier Management
6 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (12.50%) Banking
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle
6 3 (12.50%) ITIL
6 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 3 (12.50%) Linux
6 3 (12.50%) Service Management
6 3 (12.50%) ITSM
6 3 (12.50%) ISEB
6 3 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 3 (12.50%) Test Strategy
6 3 (12.50%) ITIL V3
6 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
7 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (8.33%) High Availability
7 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
7 2 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
1 1 (4.17%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Selenium
General
1 13 (54.17%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Test Manager
2 7 (29.17%) Senior Manager
2 7 (29.17%) Senior Test Manager
3 3 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 3 (12.50%) IT Services Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Service Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Service Transition Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Transition Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Architect
4 2 (8.33%) DBA
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Test Leader
4 2 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Test Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.17%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Testing Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Statistics
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.17%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (29.17%) Mentoring
2 7 (29.17%) People Management
3 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.50%) ITIL
5 3 (12.50%) ITIL V3
5 3 (12.50%) ITSM
5 3 (12.50%) Service Management
5 3 (12.50%) Supplier Management
5 3 (12.50%) Test Strategy
6 2 (8.33%) High Availability
6 2 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (8.33%) Performance Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
2 3 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 2 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) C
4 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) Python
4 1 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) ISEB
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.17%) ISEB Practitioner
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Sun
3 1 (4.17%) Cognizant
3 1 (4.17%) Genesys
3 1 (4.17%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) Verint
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