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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 172 175 171
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 30 41 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.67% 0.82% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.95% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 24 32 2
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £78,034 £39,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
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
3885 4304 3009
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.70% 85.77% 82.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3014 3497 2344
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 £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +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 27 May 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 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
Bradford -14 12 £52,500 - 1
Leeds -5 8 £36,750 +5.00%
Non-Functional Testing
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 42 (64.62%) QA
2 31 (47.69%) ISEB
3 30 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (41.54%) SDLC
5 26 (40.00%) Performance Testing
6 25 (38.46%) Unit Testing
6 25 (38.46%) NUnit
6 25 (38.46%) JUnit
6 25 (38.46%) Configuration Management
6 25 (38.46%) Agile Testing
6 25 (38.46%) Line Management
7 20 (30.77%) Oracle
7 20 (30.77%) SQL
7 20 (30.77%) MS Excel
8 15 (23.08%) ISEB Practitioner
8 15 (23.08%) Test Management
8 15 (23.08%) Supplier Management
8 15 (23.08%) People Management
9 13 (20.00%) Automation Testing
9 13 (20.00%) ITIL
10 12 (18.46%) Java
10 12 (18.46%) IBM
10 12 (18.46%) HP
10 12 (18.46%) Selenium
10 12 (18.46%) Selenium IDE
10 12 (18.46%) WebDriver
10 12 (18.46%) Test Planning
10 12 (18.46%) SoapUI
11 11 (16.92%) System Integration Testing
11 11 (16.92%) LoadRunner

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (30.77%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (38.46%) JUnit
1 25 (38.46%) NUnit
2 12 (18.46%) Selenium
2 12 (18.46%) WebDriver
2 12 (18.46%) SoapUI
2 12 (18.46%) Selenium IDE
3 11 (16.92%) LoadRunner
4 10 (15.38%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.54%) JMeter
General
1 11 (16.92%) Finance
2 8 (12.31%) Banking
2 8 (12.31%) Retail
2 8 (12.31%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (29.23%) Tester
2 17 (26.15%) Analyst
2 17 (26.15%) Test Analyst
3 15 (23.08%) Test Manager
3 15 (23.08%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 8 (12.31%) Selenium Tester
4 8 (12.31%) Automation Tester
4 8 (12.31%) Team Leader
4 8 (12.31%) Test Team Leader
5 7 (10.77%) Non-Functional Tester
6 2 (3.08%) Test Leader
6 2 (3.08%) Systems Tester
6 2 (3.08%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (3.08%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (1.54%) Senior Tester
7 1 (1.54%) Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.31%) Apache Flex
2 4 (6.15%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) N-Tier
2 5 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.15%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.54%) Windows
1 1 (1.54%) Android
1 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (41.54%) SDLC
3 26 (40.00%) Performance Testing
4 25 (38.46%) Configuration Management
4 25 (38.46%) Unit Testing
4 25 (38.46%) Agile Testing
4 25 (38.46%) Line Management
5 15 (23.08%) People Management
5 15 (23.08%) Test Management
5 15 (23.08%) Supplier Management
6 13 (20.00%) ITIL
6 13 (20.00%) Automation Testing
7 12 (18.46%) Test Planning
8 11 (16.92%) System Integration Testing
9 10 (15.38%) Mentoring
9 10 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (13.85%) Project Planning
11 8 (12.31%) SOA
11 8 (12.31%) Software Architecture
12 7 (10.77%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (30.77%) SQL
2 12 (18.46%) Java
3 4 (6.15%) C#
Qualifications
1 31 (47.69%) ISEB
2 15 (23.08%) ISEB Practitioner
3 8 (12.31%) Degree
4 5 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (3.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (64.62%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (30.77%) Oracle
2 12 (18.46%) IBM
2 12 (18.46%) HP
3 4 (6.15%) Citrix
3 4 (6.15%) Microsoft
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago