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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 149 135 133
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -2
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 8 25 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.28% 0.84% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.94% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 28
Median salary £38,750 £44,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.40% -5.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £50,000 £57,900
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
2534 2647 3222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.11% 89.18% 84.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1503 1654 2139
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 26 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 26 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 7 £38,750 -13.40% 3
Stirling - 1 - -
Non-Functional Testing
UK

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 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 (65.22%) Finance
2 10 (43.48%) Mentoring
3 9 (39.13%) People Management
3 9 (39.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (26.09%) Service Management
4 6 (26.09%) ITSM
4 6 (26.09%) ITIL
4 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (26.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (21.74%) ITIL V3
5 5 (21.74%) Statistics
5 5 (21.74%) Supplier Management
6 4 (17.39%) SQL
6 4 (17.39%) Oracle
6 4 (17.39%) Project Management
7 3 (13.04%) Linux
7 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
7 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
7 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
8 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
8 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (8.70%) User Stories
8 2 (8.70%) High Availability
8 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
8 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (8.70%) Automated Testing
8 2 (8.70%) 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Project
3 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
2 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 15 (65.22%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Test Manager
2 9 (39.13%) Senior Manager
2 9 (39.13%) Senior Test Manager
3 6 (26.09%) IT Manager
3 6 (26.09%) IT Services Manager
3 6 (26.09%) Service Manager
3 6 (26.09%) Service Transition Manager
3 6 (26.09%) Transition Manager
4 2 (8.70%) DBA
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (4.35%) Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Non-Functional Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Software Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (21.74%) Statistics
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) EPoS
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Mentoring
2 9 (39.13%) People Management
2 9 (39.13%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (26.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (26.09%) ITIL
3 6 (26.09%) ITSM
3 6 (26.09%) Service Management
4 5 (21.74%) ITIL V3
4 5 (21.74%) Supplier Management
5 4 (17.39%) Project Management
6 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.70%) Automated Testing
7 2 (8.70%) High Availability
7 2 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (8.70%) Performance Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (8.70%) Scrum
7 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
7 2 (8.70%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
3 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.35%) Java
4 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) ISEB
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) HP
2 2 (8.70%) Sun
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) VMware
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