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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 153 134
Rank change year-on-year +12 -19  
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 8 12 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.30% 0.42% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.46% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 16
Median salary £49,750 £50,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.50% +11.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,950 £35,500 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,550 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

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 2423 2625 2820
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.47% 91.56% 89.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1544 1479 1774
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,913
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,668 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing in Scotland over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram 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 June 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 +12 5 £59,500 +67.60% 2
Edinburgh -13 3 £40,000 -25.58% 3
Non-Functional Testing
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 7 (70.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) JIRA
3 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (40.00%) ETL
3 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Cognizant
3 4 (40.00%) Performance Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Selenium
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
4 3 (30.00%) Functional Testing
4 3 (30.00%) HP
4 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
4 3 (30.00%) QA
5 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Statistics
5 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (20.00%) SAP
5 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Python

Non-Functional Testing
Co-occurring 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 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) JIRA
1 4 (40.00%) Selenium
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) ETL Tester
1 4 (40.00%) Tester
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (10.00%) QA Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) ETL
3 4 (40.00%) Performance Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) Functional Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Statistics
6 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Load Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Test Management
6 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Cognizant
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) SAP
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago