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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Non-Functional Testing
Rank 155 168 157
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 1 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.032% 0.20% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.037% 0.25% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Average salary £44,250 £52,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.71% +35.48%
UK excluding London average salary £44,250 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+26.42% -12.50%
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
2678 3260 2459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 85.56% 81.34% 78.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1677 2159 1436
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 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
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 5 May 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
(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
Glasgow +3 1 £44,250 -15.71%
Non-Functional Testing
UK

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
1 5 (71.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (57.14%) Test Management
2 4 (57.14%) ISEB
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
3 3 (42.86%) Test Planning
4 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) Time Management
4 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) Business Development
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Ruby
4 2 (28.57%) Validation
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
4 2 (28.57%) SAP
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (14.29%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Test Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Test Management
2 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
2 3 (42.86%) Test Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) Time Management
3 2 (28.57%) Validation
3 2 (28.57%) Business Development
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
1 2 (28.57%) Python
1 2 (28.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
1 5 (71.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (57.14%) ISEB
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (14.29%) ISEB Practitioner
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) SAP
1 2 (28.57%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft