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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Non-Functional Testing
Rank 186 191 166
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -25
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 31 13 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.61% 0.26% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.32% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 29 12 6
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £36,800 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
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
4401 4112 3082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.69% 83.73% 80.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3477 3292 2441
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

Non-Functional Testing Salary Histogram 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 26 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
Leeds +1 26 £40,000 +14.28%
Bradford - 4 £52,500 -
Non-Functional Testing
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 47 (83.93%) Agile Software Development
1 47 (83.93%) QA
2 35 (62.50%) JUnit
2 35 (62.50%) Configuration Management
2 35 (62.50%) NUnit
2 35 (62.50%) Performance Testing
2 35 (62.50%) Unit Testing
2 35 (62.50%) Agile Testing
2 35 (62.50%) Line Management
3 23 (41.07%) SQL
4 20 (35.71%) Oracle
4 20 (35.71%) MS Excel
5 19 (33.93%) People Management
6 16 (28.57%) Mentoring
7 12 (21.43%) ISEB
7 12 (21.43%) Project Planning
8 9 (16.07%) Integration Acceptance Testing
8 9 (16.07%) Regression Testing
8 9 (16.07%) Automated Testing
8 9 (16.07%) Business Analysis
8 9 (16.07%) Test Scripting
8 9 (16.07%) Manual Testing
8 9 (16.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (12.50%) C#
9 7 (12.50%) Java
9 7 (12.50%) Test Strategy
10 6 (10.71%) Degree
10 6 (10.71%) Computer Science
10 6 (10.71%) Automation Testing
11 5 (8.93%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

Applications
1 20 (35.71%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 35 (62.50%) JUnit
1 35 (62.50%) NUnit
2 2 (3.57%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (3.57%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (8.93%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Banking
2 4 (7.14%) Retail
2 4 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (44.64%) Analyst
1 25 (44.64%) Test Analyst
2 19 (33.93%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 10 (17.86%) Team Leader
3 10 (17.86%) Test Team Leader
4 7 (12.50%) Tester
4 7 (12.50%) Test Leader
5 6 (10.71%) Senior Test Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Test Manager
7 4 (7.14%) Non-Functional Tester
8 2 (3.57%) Systems Tester
8 2 (3.57%) Test Engineer
9 1 (1.79%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.14%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.36%) UNIX
1 3 (5.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (83.93%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (62.50%) Performance Testing
2 35 (62.50%) Configuration Management
2 35 (62.50%) Unit Testing
2 35 (62.50%) Agile Testing
2 35 (62.50%) Line Management
3 19 (33.93%) People Management
4 16 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 12 (21.43%) Project Planning
6 9 (16.07%) Automated Testing
6 9 (16.07%) Business Analysis
6 9 (16.07%) Integration Acceptance Testing
6 9 (16.07%) Regression Testing
6 9 (16.07%) Test Scripting
6 9 (16.07%) Manual Testing
7 7 (12.50%) Test Strategy
8 6 (10.71%) Automation Testing
9 5 (8.93%) Test Management
9 5 (8.93%) Supplier Management
10 4 (7.14%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.07%) SQL
2 7 (12.50%) C#
2 7 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (21.43%) ISEB
2 9 (16.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (10.71%) Degree
4 1 (1.79%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (83.93%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (35.71%) Oracle
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.14%) Citrix