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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 184 190 165
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -25
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 26 24 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.56% 0.49% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.57% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 25 21 3
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £56,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-19.64% +24.44%
Non-Functional Testing
Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4099 4236 2917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 87.70% 85.98% 83.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3250 3378 2236
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Non-Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Non-Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Non-Functional Testing Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Non-Functional Testing
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Bradford -17 11 £52,500 -
Leeds -9 5 £45,000 -6.73% 1
Non-Functional Testing
Yorkshire

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 39 (60.94%) QA
2 38 (59.38%) ISEB
3 23 (35.94%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (31.25%) SDLC
5 19 (29.69%) ISEB Practitioner
6 18 (28.13%) Supplier Management
6 18 (28.13%) Test Management
7 17 (26.56%) Automation Testing
8 16 (25.00%) Selenium IDE
8 16 (25.00%) Agile Testing
8 16 (25.00%) SoapUI
8 16 (25.00%) Test Planning
8 16 (25.00%) Line Management
8 16 (25.00%) Unit Testing
8 16 (25.00%) WebDriver
8 16 (25.00%) Selenium
8 16 (25.00%) Performance Testing
8 16 (25.00%) NUnit
8 16 (25.00%) Configuration Management
8 16 (25.00%) Java
8 16 (25.00%) SQL
8 16 (25.00%) Oracle
8 16 (25.00%) JUnit
8 16 (25.00%) ITIL
8 16 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 16 (25.00%) IBM
8 16 (25.00%) HP
9 15 (23.44%) LoadRunner
10 13 (20.31%) HP UFT
10 13 (20.31%) System Integration Testing

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.56%) MTS
Applications
1 16 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (25.00%) JUnit
1 16 (25.00%) NUnit
1 16 (25.00%) Selenium
1 16 (25.00%) WebDriver
1 16 (25.00%) SoapUI
1 16 (25.00%) Selenium IDE
2 15 (23.44%) LoadRunner
3 13 (20.31%) HP UFT
4 2 (3.13%) JMeter
General
1 7 (10.94%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Banking
2 4 (6.25%) Retail
2 4 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (29.69%) Tester
2 18 (28.13%) Test Manager
3 13 (20.31%) Test Analyst
3 13 (20.31%) Analyst
4 12 (18.75%) Automation Tester
4 12 (18.75%) Selenium Tester
5 10 (15.63%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
6 6 (9.38%) Team Leader
6 6 (9.38%) Test Team Leader
7 4 (6.25%) Non-Functional Tester
8 3 (4.69%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Non-Functional Test Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Test Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Senior Test Analyst
9 2 (3.13%) Systems Tester
10 1 (1.56%) Senior Tester
10 1 (1.56%) QA Manager
10 1 (1.56%) Governance Manager
10 1 (1.56%) Process Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.75%) Apache Flex
2 4 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) N-Tier
2 4 (6.25%) GIS
2 4 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.69%) Windows
1 3 (4.69%) Android
1 3 (4.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.94%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (31.25%) SDLC
3 18 (28.13%) Test Management
3 18 (28.13%) Supplier Management
4 17 (26.56%) Automation Testing
5 16 (25.00%) Test Planning
5 16 (25.00%) Line Management
5 16 (25.00%) Agile Testing
5 16 (25.00%) Performance Testing
5 16 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 16 (25.00%) ITIL
5 16 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 13 (20.31%) System Integration Testing
7 11 (17.19%) People Management
7 11 (17.19%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (14.06%) Project Planning
9 7 (10.94%) SOA
9 7 (10.94%) Software Architecture
10 6 (9.38%) Mentoring
11 4 (6.25%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 16 (25.00%) Java
1 16 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 38 (59.38%) ISEB
2 19 (29.69%) ISEB Practitioner
3 4 (6.25%) Degree
3 4 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (60.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (25.00%) Oracle
1 16 (25.00%) IBM
1 16 (25.00%) HP
2 4 (6.25%) Citrix
2 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
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