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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Non-Functional Testing
Rank 200 164 172
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +8
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 6 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.12% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.17% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 1
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
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
4030 3023 3003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.40% 84.11% 80.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3114 2351 2515
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 August 2014.

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 28 August 2014. 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 -28 6 £33,500 -18.29%
Non-Functional Testing
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 15 (75.00%) Automated Testing
1 15 (75.00%) QA
2 13 (65.00%) Regression Testing
2 13 (65.00%) ISEB
3 12 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 11 (55.00%) Integration Acceptance Testing
4 11 (55.00%) Business Analysis
4 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (55.00%) Test Scripting
5 10 (50.00%) Project Planning
6 7 (35.00%) Test Strategy
7 6 (30.00%) Automation Testing
8 4 (20.00%) Performance Testing
8 4 (20.00%) Finance
9 3 (15.00%) IVR
9 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
9 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
10 2 (10.00%) Load Testing
10 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (10.00%) Citrix
10 2 (10.00%) LoadRunner
10 2 (10.00%) Java
10 2 (10.00%) SQL
10 2 (10.00%) Migration
10 2 (10.00%) Financial Institution
10 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
10 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
11 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 (5.00%) IIS
1 1 (5.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) JUnit
2 1 (5.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (5.00%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (5.00%) Maven
2 1 (5.00%) Selenium
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Analyst
1 14 (70.00%) Test Analyst
2 12 (60.00%) Senior Analyst
2 12 (60.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Lead Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Software Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Test Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Head of Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Test Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Test Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Test Architect
5 1 (5.00%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.00%) XML
1 1 (5.00%) XML Schema
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) IVR
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 13 (65.00%) Regression Testing
3 11 (55.00%) Integration Acceptance Testing
3 11 (55.00%) Business Analysis
3 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (55.00%) Test Scripting
4 10 (50.00%) Project Planning
5 7 (35.00%) Test Strategy
6 6 (30.00%) Automation Testing
7 4 (20.00%) Performance Testing
8 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
8 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
9 2 (10.00%) Load Testing
9 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (10.00%) Migration
9 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
10 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (5.00%) Information Security
10 1 (5.00%) SOA
10 1 (5.00%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) Java
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) ISEB
2 12 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (75.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Citrix