The table below looks at the statistics for Non-Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Non-Functional Testing over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Non-Functional Testing
Rank 229 215 221
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +6
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 13 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.22% 0.17% 0.019%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.21% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 1
Average salary £30,500 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.54% +57.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Non-Functional Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4993 4374 4243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.34% 81.94% 79.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4152 3688 3726
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

Non-Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Non-Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Non-Functional Testing Salary Trend in the South West

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Non-Functional Testing Salary Histogram in the South West

Non-Functional Testing
Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Gloucestershire - 12 £30,500 -
Dorset -23 1 £57,500 -
Non-Functional Testing
England

Non-Functional Testing
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 14 (100.00%) Finance
1 14 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 14 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 13 (92.86%) Coaching
2 13 (92.86%) Test Scripting
2 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 13 (92.86%) XML
3 4 (28.57%) ISEB
4 1 (7.14%) Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Retail
4 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
4 1 (7.14%) QA
4 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner
4 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing

Non-Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner
General
1 14 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Analyst
1 13 (92.86%) Test Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 14 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 13 (92.86%) Coaching
2 13 (92.86%) Test Scripting
3 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center