The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
UK / Scotland
Rank 136 147 134
Rank change year-on-year +11 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 2 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.086% 0.41% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.095% 0.45% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 18
Median salary - £37,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -19.35%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2116 2646 2748
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.25% 90.49% 88.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1329 1706 1674
Median salary £45,000 £46,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.22% +5.68%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Non-Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Non-Functional Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Non-Functional Testing in Scotland

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Non-Functional Testing in Scotland

Non-Functional Testing
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 2 - -
Non-Functional Testing
UK

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
2 3 (42.86%) Selenium
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) Wealth Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data Management
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) User Stories
3 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Virtual Team
4 1 (14.29%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Appium
4 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing

Non-Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) Appium
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
2 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Applications Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Applications Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Test Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Test Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
3 2 (28.57%) Data Management
3 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) User Stories
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) Wealth Management
4 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Data Security
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) HP
1 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle