Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Non-Functional Testing over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 122 142
Rank change year-on-year -12 +20 -26
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 13 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.50% 0.27% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.30% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 8
Edinburgh median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £45,000 £34,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £49,000 £67,500
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £53,750
% change year-on-year +11.11% -16.28% +19.44%

Non-Functional Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,398 2,017 2,536
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 91.42% 92.40% 91.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,494 1,354 1,617
Edinburgh median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £66,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,625 £42,500
% change year-on-year +0.84% +5.00% -

Non-Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Non-Functional Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Non-Functional Testing in Edinburgh

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Non-Functional Testing in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Test Management
3 6 (46.15%) Performance Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
3 6 (46.15%) HP
3 6 (46.15%) LoadRunner
3 6 (46.15%) Test Strategy
4 4 (30.77%) Functional Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Coaching
4 4 (30.77%) vSphere
4 4 (30.77%) SDET
4 4 (30.77%) Perfmon
4 4 (30.77%) Prototyping
4 4 (30.77%) Java
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) Finance
4 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (30.77%) Scrum
4 4 (30.77%) QA
5 3 (23.08%) Selenium
5 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
5 3 (23.08%) .NET
5 3 (23.08%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
6 2 (15.38%) DevOps
6 2 (15.38%) Test Planning
6 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 2 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (15.38%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (15.38%) Virtual Machines

Non-Functional Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) LoadRunner
2 3 (23.08%) Selenium
3 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
3 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Performance Test Leader
1 6 (46.15%) Test Leader
2 4 (30.77%) Team Leader
2 4 (30.77%) Test Team Leader
3 3 (23.08%) Development Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Development Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Test Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Test Development Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Test Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Azure DevOps
4 2 (15.38%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Azure Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Developer in Test
5 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Testing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Fintech
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Test Management
3 6 (46.15%) Performance Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
3 6 (46.15%) Test Strategy
4 4 (30.77%) Coaching
4 4 (30.77%) Functional Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Prototyping
4 4 (30.77%) Scrum
4 4 (30.77%) SDET
4 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
6 2 (15.38%) API Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (15.38%) Defect Management
6 2 (15.38%) DevOps
6 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 2 (15.38%) Test Planning
6 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
7 1 (7.69%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Java
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
1 2 (15.38%) ISEB
1 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) vSphere
2 2 (15.38%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) VMware