The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 176 151 100
Rank change year-on-year -25 -51  
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 13 54 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.37% 1.37% 2.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 1.50% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 11 51 82
Median salary £31,500 £40,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.25% -13.51%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £32,575
10% offered a salary of more than £36,378 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.19% -1.76%  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3251 3601 4145
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 92.52% 91.56% 90.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2725 3011 3289
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Non-Functional Testing in West Yorkshire

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Non-Functional Testing in West Yorkshire

Non-Functional Testing
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Leeds -6 11 £31,500 -30.00% 6
Halifax - 2 £27,500 -
Non-Functional Testing
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 26 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (55.56%) Test Automation
3 24 (53.33%) ISEB
4 23 (51.11%) ISTQB
5 21 (46.67%) Functional Testing
6 19 (42.22%) TDD
7 16 (35.56%) Software Testing
7 16 (35.56%) Selenium
7 16 (35.56%) SQL
8 15 (33.33%) SOAP
8 15 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (33.33%) Test Scripting
9 12 (26.67%) Cucumber
9 12 (26.67%) JMeter
9 12 (26.67%) Finance
9 12 (26.67%) Retail
10 11 (24.44%) E-Commerce
10 11 (24.44%) Legal
10 11 (24.44%) Banking
10 11 (24.44%) Waterfall
10 11 (24.44%) SoapUI
10 11 (24.44%) Performance Testing
10 11 (24.44%) Web Testing
11 10 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
11 10 (22.22%) LoadRunner
12 9 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (17.78%) BDD
13 8 (17.78%) Mentoring
14 7 (15.56%) XML
14 7 (15.56%) .NET

Non-Functional Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.44%) Apache
1 2 (4.44%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) HTTP
2 2 (4.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.67%) MySQL
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (35.56%) Selenium
2 12 (26.67%) Cucumber
2 12 (26.67%) JMeter
3 11 (24.44%) SoapUI
4 10 (22.22%) LoadRunner
5 6 (13.33%) Visual Studio
6 4 (8.89%) Gatling
7 2 (4.44%) TestComplete
7 2 (4.44%) WatiN
7 2 (4.44%) WATIR
7 2 (4.44%) WebDriver
8 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (26.67%) Finance
1 12 (26.67%) Retail
2 11 (24.44%) Banking
2 11 (24.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) Test Engineer
2 13 (28.89%) Test Automation Engineer
3 12 (26.67%) Tester
4 11 (24.44%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 11 (24.44%) Senior Test Engineer
4 11 (24.44%) Senior Web Engineer
4 11 (24.44%) Web Engineer
5 8 (17.78%) Analyst
5 8 (17.78%) Test Analyst
6 6 (13.33%) Consultant
6 6 (13.33%) IT Consultant
6 6 (13.33%) Test Consultant
7 5 (11.11%) Senior Tester
8 4 (8.89%) Agile Tester
8 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse Analyst
8 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
8 4 (8.89%) SQL Analyst
8 4 (8.89%) SQL Data Analyst
9 3 (6.67%) Senior Test Practitioner
9 3 (6.67%) Test Practitioner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (33.33%) SOAP
2 7 (15.56%) .NET
2 7 (15.56%) XML
3 6 (13.33%) HTML
4 2 (4.44%) LAMP
4 2 (4.44%) Web Services
5 1 (2.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Data Centre
1 4 (8.89%) NHS
2 2 (4.44%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Linux
2 2 (4.44%) Unix
3 1 (2.22%) Android
3 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (55.56%) Test Automation
3 21 (46.67%) Functional Testing
4 19 (42.22%) TDD
5 16 (35.56%) Software Testing
6 15 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (33.33%) Test Scripting
7 11 (24.44%) E-Commerce
7 11 (24.44%) Performance Testing
7 11 (24.44%) Waterfall
7 11 (24.44%) Web Testing
8 10 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
9 9 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (17.78%) BDD
10 8 (17.78%) Mentoring
11 7 (15.56%) Regression Testing
12 6 (13.33%) Integration Testing
12 6 (13.33%) Manual Testing
12 6 (13.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 6 (13.33%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 16 (35.56%) SQL
2 4 (8.89%) PHP
3 2 (4.44%) Perl
3 2 (4.44%) Python
3 2 (4.44%) Ruby
4 1 (2.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 24 (53.33%) ISEB
2 23 (51.11%) ISTQB
3 6 (13.33%) Degree
4 4 (8.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (4.44%) Master's Degree
6 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) HL7
1 4 (8.89%) ISO 9000
2 3 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) HP
Leeds
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + pension, healthcare, flexi work
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
1 Trevelyan Square
Salary: £30000 - £39999 per annum, Benefits: AfC B7 £31,696 - £41, 787
Posted: 9 days ago