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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 181 208 167
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -41
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 25 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.54% 0.18% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.21% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 21 9 6
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -10.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,715 £48,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.01% +12.94%
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
4136 4195 3146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 89.56% 84.73% 85.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3315 3264 2471
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +19 15 £42,500 +26.86%
Bradford - 3 £52,500 -
Non-Functional Testing
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 45 (80.36%) ISEB
2 28 (50.00%) QA
3 21 (37.50%) ISEB Practitioner
4 20 (35.71%) Test Management
4 20 (35.71%) HP
4 20 (35.71%) IBM
5 18 (32.14%) Selenium
5 18 (32.14%) Supplier Management
5 18 (32.14%) WebDriver
5 18 (32.14%) SoapUI
5 18 (32.14%) Automation Testing
5 18 (32.14%) Selenium IDE
5 18 (32.14%) Test Planning
6 17 (30.36%) LoadRunner
6 17 (30.36%) Java
7 16 (28.57%) ITIL
8 15 (26.79%) System Integration Testing
9 14 (25.00%) Apache Flex
10 13 (23.21%) HP UFT
11 11 (19.64%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (16.07%) ISTQB
13 8 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (12.50%) Project Planning
14 7 (12.50%) Manual Testing
15 6 (10.71%) GIS
15 6 (10.71%) E-Commerce
15 6 (10.71%) SQL
15 6 (10.71%) HP Quality Center
15 6 (10.71%) SDLC
16 5 (8.93%) People Management

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 2 (3.57%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.79%) MTS
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) HTTP
1 2 (3.57%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (32.14%) Selenium
1 18 (32.14%) WebDriver
1 18 (32.14%) SoapUI
1 18 (32.14%) Selenium IDE
2 17 (30.36%) LoadRunner
3 13 (23.21%) HP UFT
4 4 (7.14%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (7.14%) JMeter
4 4 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.79%) JUnit
5 1 (1.79%) NUnit
General
1 3 (5.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (32.14%) Test Manager
2 17 (30.36%) Tester
3 14 (25.00%) Automation Tester
3 14 (25.00%) Selenium Tester
4 5 (8.93%) Non-Functional Test Engineer
4 5 (8.93%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (8.93%) Analyst
4 5 (8.93%) Test Analyst
4 5 (8.93%) Test Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Test Leader
6 3 (5.36%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Test Specialist
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Systems Tester
8 1 (1.79%) Senior Tester
8 1 (1.79%) QA Manager
8 1 (1.79%) Process Manager
8 1 (1.79%) Governance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.00%) Apache Flex
2 5 (8.93%) .NET
3 2 (3.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) GIS
2 5 (8.93%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.93%) Windows
1 5 (8.93%) Android
1 5 (8.93%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.57%) AIX
2 2 (3.57%) Linux
2 2 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.71%) Test Management
2 18 (32.14%) Automation Testing
2 18 (32.14%) Test Planning
2 18 (32.14%) Supplier Management
3 16 (28.57%) ITIL
4 15 (26.79%) System Integration Testing
5 11 (19.64%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (12.50%) Project Planning
7 7 (12.50%) Manual Testing
8 6 (10.71%) E-Commerce
8 6 (10.71%) SDLC
9 5 (8.93%) SOA
9 5 (8.93%) Test Automation
9 5 (8.93%) Software Architecture
9 5 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (8.93%) People Management
10 3 (5.36%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 3 (5.36%) Risk Management
10 3 (5.36%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.36%) Java
2 6 (10.71%) SQL
3 4 (7.14%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.79%) C#
Qualifications
1 45 (80.36%) ISEB
2 21 (37.50%) ISEB Practitioner
3 9 (16.07%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.57%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (35.71%) IBM
1 20 (35.71%) HP
2 5 (8.93%) Oracle
3 2 (3.57%) Citrix
4 1 (1.79%) Microsoft