Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 225 188 156
Rank change year-on-year -37 -32 +59
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 31 88 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.46% 1.16% 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 1.28% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 75 118
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £46,250 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +13.33%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6207 6894 8436
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 91.54% 91.03% 91.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5216 5907 6763
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +1.27%

Non-Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -32 29 £40,000 - 4
Halifax - 2 £27,500 -
Non-Functional Testing
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 22 (70.97%) Test Automation
2 20 (64.52%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (38.71%) Performance Testing
4 9 (29.03%) Functional Testing
5 8 (25.81%) Test Strategy
5 8 (25.81%) Selenium
5 8 (25.81%) Finance
5 8 (25.81%) SQL
5 8 (25.81%) .NET
6 7 (22.58%) Java
6 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
6 7 (22.58%) ISEB
6 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (22.58%) Scrum
6 7 (22.58%) Web Testing
6 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (19.35%) Test Scripting
7 6 (19.35%) Software Testing
7 6 (19.35%) Service Management
7 6 (19.35%) TDD
7 6 (19.35%) Scenario Testing
8 5 (16.13%) DevOps
8 5 (16.13%) SDLC
8 5 (16.13%) LoadRunner
8 5 (16.13%) ISTQB
9 4 (12.90%) Degree
9 4 (12.90%) Integration Testing
9 4 (12.90%) QA
9 4 (12.90%) Android
9 4 (12.90%) Process Improvement

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) PuTTY
1 3 (9.68%) WinSCP
2 2 (6.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) MySQL
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Selenium
2 5 (16.13%) LoadRunner
3 4 (12.90%) Cucumber
3 4 (12.90%) JMeter
3 4 (12.90%) SoapUI
3 4 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (9.68%) Ant
4 3 (9.68%) Eclipse
4 3 (9.68%) HP UFT
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (9.68%) SpecFlow
4 3 (9.68%) TestNG
5 2 (6.45%) Gatling
5 2 (6.45%) JIRA
6 1 (3.23%) TestComplete
6 1 (3.23%) WatiN
6 1 (3.23%) WATIR
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Analyst
1 11 (35.48%) Test Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Tester
3 6 (19.35%) Test Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Architect
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Tester
6 3 (9.68%) Non-Functional Tester
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Test Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Web Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) SQL Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Test Architect
6 3 (9.68%) Test Automation Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Web Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) AWS Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Principal Test Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Principal Test Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Test Practitioner
7 2 (6.45%) Test Practitioner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) .NET
2 4 (12.90%) Web Services
3 3 (9.68%) XML
4 2 (6.45%) CSS
4 2 (6.45%) HTML
4 2 (6.45%) jQuery
4 2 (6.45%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (6.45%) Sass
4 2 (6.45%) SOAP
4 2 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (3.23%) J2EE
5 1 (3.23%) Java EE
5 1 (3.23%) JSF
5 1 (3.23%) JSP
5 1 (3.23%) SAML
5 1 (3.23%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
1 2 (6.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Android
1 4 (12.90%) Apple iOS
1 4 (12.90%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) Test Automation
2 20 (64.52%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (38.71%) Performance Testing
4 9 (29.03%) Functional Testing
5 8 (25.81%) Test Strategy
6 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (22.58%) Scrum
6 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (22.58%) Web Testing
7 6 (19.35%) Scenario Testing
7 6 (19.35%) Service Management
7 6 (19.35%) Software Testing
7 6 (19.35%) TDD
7 6 (19.35%) Test Scripting
8 5 (16.13%) DevOps
8 5 (16.13%) SDLC
9 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (12.90%) Integration Testing
9 4 (12.90%) Open Source
9 4 (12.90%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) SQL
2 7 (22.58%) Java
3 3 (9.68%) C#
3 3 (9.68%) F#
3 3 (9.68%) Ruby
4 2 (6.45%) Java 9
4 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.23%) Perl
5 1 (3.23%) PHP
5 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) ISEB
2 5 (16.13%) ISTQB
3 4 (12.90%) Degree
4 2 (6.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (6.45%) Master's Degree
5 1 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) QA
2 2 (6.45%) HL7
2 2 (6.45%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle
2 3 (9.68%) HP
2 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
2 3 (9.68%) Software AG
2 3 (9.68%) VMware
2 3 (9.68%) webMethods