Period
to 18 October 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 145 129
Rank change year-on-year +14 -16 +13
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 16 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.64% 0.52% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.56% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 7
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.73% +4.76% +17.32%
10th Percentile £37,500 £46,500 £36,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £62,500 £62,000
Scotland median annual salary £43,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -21.82% +22.22% +0.56%

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 2,342 2,494 2,166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.01% 93.06% 93.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,421 1,491 1,379
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,500 £28,950
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,250 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,500 £44,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +3.41% - +3.53%

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

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Non-Functional Testing in Edinburgh

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

1 12 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 11 (68.75%) SQL
3 9 (56.25%) Scrum
3 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (50.00%) Finance
4 8 (50.00%) QA
4 8 (50.00%) Functional Testing
4 8 (50.00%) SDLC
5 7 (43.75%) Selenium
5 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (43.75%) Visual Studio
6 6 (37.50%) C#
6 6 (37.50%) Software Testing
6 6 (37.50%) SpecFlow
6 6 (37.50%) Gherkin
6 6 (37.50%) API Testing
6 6 (37.50%) Ranorex
7 5 (31.25%) Acceptance Criteria
8 4 (25.00%) Product Management
8 4 (25.00%) Performance Testing
8 4 (25.00%) Virtual Team
8 4 (25.00%) Task Automation
8 4 (25.00%) Coaching
9 3 (18.75%) Numerate Degree
9 3 (18.75%) Degree
9 3 (18.75%) Mathematics
9 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
10 2 (12.50%) ETL

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 1 (6.25%) BrowserStack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (12.50%) DataStage
2 2 (12.50%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Selenium
1 7 (43.75%) Visual Studio
2 6 (37.50%) Ranorex
2 6 (37.50%) SpecFlow
3 2 (12.50%) ER Studio
3 2 (12.50%) Toad
4 1 (6.25%) Appium
4 1 (6.25%) Calabash
4 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 1 (6.25%) JIRA
4 1 (6.25%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (6.25%) Mocha
4 1 (6.25%) Robotium
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) QA Automation Engineer
1 7 (43.75%) QA Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Test Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) QA Test Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Test Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Lead Test Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Test Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Automation Tester
6 1 (6.25%) Designer
6 1 (6.25%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) Gherkin
2 1 (6.25%) Jest
2 1 (6.25%) Node.js
2 1 (6.25%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (6.25%) Credit Risk
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) AIX
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Scrum
3 8 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 8 (50.00%) SDLC
4 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (37.50%) API Testing
5 6 (37.50%) Software Testing
6 5 (31.25%) Acceptance Criteria
7 4 (25.00%) Coaching
7 4 (25.00%) Performance Testing
7 4 (25.00%) Product Management
7 4 (25.00%) Task Automation
8 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (18.75%) Mathematics
9 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
9 2 (12.50%) Test Management
9 2 (12.50%) Test Planning
9 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
1 3 (18.75%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) IBM
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
1 2 (12.50%) Remedy
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft