The table below looks at the statistics for Non-Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 224 249 204
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -45
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 25 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.37% 0.17% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.20% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 7
Average salary £41,250 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.13% -4.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,930 £48,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.56% +12.94%
Non-Functional Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5903 5924 4510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 88.49% 82.83% 85.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4829 4598 3547
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 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Non-Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Non-Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Non-Functional Testing Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Non-Functional Testing Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Non-Functional Testing
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
West Yorkshire +23 24 £40,000 +19.40%
Non-Functional Testing
England

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the 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 46 (76.67%) ISEB
2 25 (41.67%) QA
3 22 (36.67%) Automation Testing
4 20 (33.33%) Test Management
4 20 (33.33%) ISEB Practitioner
5 19 (31.67%) IBM
5 19 (31.67%) HP
6 18 (30.00%) Test Planning
7 17 (28.33%) Selenium IDE
7 17 (28.33%) WebDriver
7 17 (28.33%) SoapUI
7 17 (28.33%) LoadRunner
7 17 (28.33%) Supplier Management
7 17 (28.33%) Selenium
8 16 (26.67%) Java
8 16 (26.67%) ITIL
9 15 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
10 14 (23.33%) Apache Flex
11 13 (21.67%) HP UFT
12 12 (20.00%) ISTQB
13 11 (18.33%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (15.00%) Finance
15 7 (11.67%) Manual Testing
15 7 (11.67%) Test Automation
16 6 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
16 6 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
16 6 (10.00%) SQL
16 6 (10.00%) Line Management
17 5 (8.33%) Apple iOS
17 5 (8.33%) Software Architecture

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the 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 (3.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.67%) MTS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) HTTP
1 2 (3.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.67%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (28.33%) LoadRunner
1 17 (28.33%) Selenium
1 17 (28.33%) WebDriver
1 17 (28.33%) SoapUI
1 17 (28.33%) Selenium IDE
2 13 (21.67%) HP UFT
3 4 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (6.67%) JMeter
3 4 (6.67%) Oracle APEX
General
1 9 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (36.67%) Tester
2 19 (31.67%) Test Manager
3 14 (23.33%) Automation Tester
3 14 (23.33%) Selenium Tester
4 5 (8.33%) Non-Functional Test Engineer
4 5 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (8.33%) Test Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Test Analyst
5 4 (6.67%) Analyst
5 4 (6.67%) Test Leader
6 2 (3.33%) Test Specialist
6 2 (3.33%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
6 2 (3.33%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (3.33%) Senior Tester
6 2 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (1.67%) Systems Tester
7 1 (1.67%) QA Manager
7 1 (1.67%) Process Manager
7 1 (1.67%) Governance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (23.33%) Apache Flex
2 4 (6.67%) .NET
3 2 (3.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) N-Tier
1 5 (8.33%) GIS
2 1 (1.67%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.33%) Windows
1 5 (8.33%) Android
1 5 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.33%) AIX
2 2 (3.33%) Linux
2 2 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.67%) Automation Testing
2 20 (33.33%) Test Management
3 18 (30.00%) Test Planning
4 17 (28.33%) Supplier Management
5 16 (26.67%) ITIL
6 15 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
7 11 (18.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (11.67%) Manual Testing
8 7 (11.67%) Test Automation
9 6 (10.00%) Line Management
9 6 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (8.33%) E-Commerce
10 5 (8.33%) SOA
10 5 (8.33%) Project Planning
10 5 (8.33%) Software Architecture
10 5 (8.33%) SDLC
10 5 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (6.67%) People Management
12 3 (5.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 3 (5.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (26.67%) Java
2 6 (10.00%) SQL
3 4 (6.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 46 (76.67%) ISEB
2 20 (33.33%) ISEB Practitioner
3 12 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.33%) IBM Certification
5 1 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (41.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (31.67%) IBM
1 19 (31.67%) HP
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (1.67%) Citrix