The table below looks at the statistics for Non-Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Non-Functional Testing over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 185 202 210
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +8
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 33 17 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.73% 0.34% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.40% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 31 15 12
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £46,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.60%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Non-Functional Testing
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3949 4260 4850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 87.60% 84.95% 81.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3064 3217 3261
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Non-Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing Non-Functional Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Non-Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Non-Functional Testing Salary Trend in Berkshire

Non-Functional Testing
Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bracknell +6 12 £45,000 +23.28%
Reading +5 7 £45,000 +2.85%
Newbury -2 3 £45,000 +12.50%
Non-Functional Testing
South East

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 44 (93.62%) Functional Testing
2 39 (82.98%) Finance
2 39 (82.98%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (80.85%) Selenium
4 36 (76.60%) Test Automation
4 36 (76.60%) Scrum
5 35 (74.47%) Internet
5 35 (74.47%) JMeter
5 35 (74.47%) Performance Testing
6 34 (72.34%) QA
7 33 (70.21%) HTML
7 33 (70.21%) JavaScript
7 33 (70.21%) Perl
7 33 (70.21%) .NET
7 33 (70.21%) ASP.NET
7 33 (70.21%) Open Source
8 32 (68.09%) Defect Management
8 32 (68.09%) Workflow
8 32 (68.09%) Workflow Management
9 31 (65.96%) Java
10 30 (63.83%) DevOps
11 29 (61.70%) Test Scripting
11 29 (61.70%) ISEB
12 28 (59.57%) LoadRunner
12 28 (59.57%) SDLC
13 27 (57.45%) Visual Studio
14 26 (55.32%) TCP/IP
14 26 (55.32%) DNS
14 26 (55.32%) VB
14 26 (55.32%) Ajax

Non-Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 23 (48.94%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (74.47%) Internet
2 26 (55.32%) DNS
2 26 (55.32%) Firewall
2 26 (55.32%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.38%) GSM
3 3 (6.38%) LTE
3 3 (6.38%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) HBase
1 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 38 (80.85%) Selenium
2 35 (74.47%) JMeter
3 28 (59.57%) LoadRunner
4 27 (57.45%) Visual Studio
5 25 (53.19%) Gatling
6 23 (48.94%) TestNG
7 4 (8.51%) Cucumber
8 2 (4.26%) SpecFlow
8 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (4.26%) WebDriver
9 1 (2.13%) LoadUI
9 1 (2.13%) Moq
9 1 (2.13%) NUnit
9 1 (2.13%) SoapUI
General
1 39 (82.98%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (76.60%) Tester
2 33 (70.21%) Senior Tester
3 31 (65.96%) Selenium Tester
4 29 (61.70%) Automation Tester
5 27 (57.45%) Senior Automation Tester
6 25 (53.19%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 21 (44.68%) Java Automation Tester
8 3 (6.38%) Implementation Manager
8 3 (6.38%) QA Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Quality Manager
8 3 (6.38%) Release Manager
9 2 (4.26%) Automation Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) Quality Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) Telecoms Engineer
10 1 (2.13%) Change Manager
10 1 (2.13%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
10 1 (2.13%) LoadRunner Tester
10 1 (2.13%) Non-Functional Tester
10 1 (2.13%) Performance Tester
10 1 (2.13%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (70.21%) .NET
1 33 (70.21%) ASP.NET
1 33 (70.21%) HTML
2 26 (55.32%) Ajax
3 2 (4.26%) Gherkin
3 2 (4.26%) Spring
4 1 (2.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.26%) Digital TV
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.13%) Fintech
3 1 (2.13%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.51%) Windows
2 3 (6.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (93.62%) Functional Testing
2 39 (82.98%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (76.60%) Scrum
3 36 (76.60%) Test Automation
4 35 (74.47%) Performance Testing
5 33 (70.21%) Open Source
6 32 (68.09%) Defect Management
6 32 (68.09%) Workflow
6 32 (68.09%) Workflow Management
7 30 (63.83%) DevOps
8 29 (61.70%) Test Scripting
9 28 (59.57%) SDLC
10 25 (53.19%) Kanban
11 24 (51.06%) CRM
12 23 (48.94%) Agile Testing
12 23 (48.94%) Automated Testing
12 23 (48.94%) Software Testing
13 21 (44.68%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (12.77%) Regression Testing
14 6 (12.77%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (70.21%) JavaScript
1 33 (70.21%) Perl
2 31 (65.96%) Java
3 26 (55.32%) VB
4 22 (46.81%) VBScript
5 5 (10.64%) C#
6 3 (6.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (61.70%) ISEB
2 25 (53.19%) Degree
3 23 (48.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (8.51%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (72.34%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.13%) JD Edwards
2 1 (2.13%) webMethods