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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Non-Functional Testing over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 222 208 221
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +13
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 2 24 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.038% 0.44% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.045% 0.52% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 22 7
Average salary £42,500 £46,625 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.84% -15.22%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.25% -
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
4398 4608 4394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 84.66% 84.16% 82.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3580 3352 3147
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Non-Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -16 2 £42,500 -11.91%
Non-Functional Testing
South East

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Non-Functional Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Non-Functional Testing.

1 11 (57.89%) HP UFT
1 11 (57.89%) Test Automation
2 10 (52.63%) Test Management
2 10 (52.63%) QA
2 10 (52.63%) HP
3 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (47.37%) Performance Testing
4 8 (42.11%) ISTQB
4 8 (42.11%) Test Scripting
4 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (42.11%) Defect Management
4 8 (42.11%) LoadRunner
5 7 (36.84%) SAP
5 7 (36.84%) Web Services
5 7 (36.84%) JMeter
5 7 (36.84%) Finance
6 6 (31.58%) Mainframe
6 6 (31.58%) Change Management
6 6 (31.58%) Unix
6 6 (31.58%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (31.58%) SQL
6 6 (31.58%) Oracle
6 6 (31.58%) Citrix
6 6 (31.58%) SharePoint
6 6 (31.58%) IBM
6 6 (31.58%) Demand Management
6 6 (31.58%) Performance Improvement
6 6 (31.58%) Requirements Management
7 5 (26.32%) Selenium
7 5 (26.32%) Mentoring

Non-Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Non-Functional Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Non-Functional Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (31.58%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.53%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) LAN
1 1 (5.26%) NAS
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
1 1 (5.26%) SNMP
1 1 (5.26%) SSL
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
1 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) HP UFT
2 8 (42.11%) LoadRunner
3 7 (36.84%) JMeter
4 5 (26.32%) Selenium
5 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
5 2 (10.53%) JIRA
5 2 (10.53%) JUnit
5 2 (10.53%) SpecFlow
6 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
6 1 (5.26%) FitNesse
6 1 (5.26%) Gerrit
6 1 (5.26%) SonarQube
6 1 (5.26%) TestLink
6 1 (5.26%) TestNG
6 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) French Language
2 2 (10.53%) German Language
2 2 (10.53%) Italian Language
2 2 (10.53%) Spanish Language
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Electronics
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Test Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Senior Test Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Performance Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Performance Test Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Performance Test Leader
3 6 (31.58%) Senior Performance Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Test Leader
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Automation Test Lead
4 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Test Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) QA Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) SAN Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Testing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) Web Services
2 4 (21.05%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) SAML
3 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (31.58%) Mainframe
3 2 (10.53%) FMCG
3 2 (10.53%) PKI
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Unix
2 3 (15.79%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Test Automation
2 10 (52.63%) Test Management
3 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (47.37%) Performance Testing
4 8 (42.11%) Defect Management
4 8 (42.11%) Test Scripting
5 6 (31.58%) Change Management
5 6 (31.58%) Demand Management
5 6 (31.58%) Performance Improvement
5 6 (31.58%) Requirements Management
6 5 (26.32%) Automated Testing
6 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
7 4 (21.05%) Scrum
8 3 (15.79%) Automation Testing
8 3 (15.79%) Functional Testing
8 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
9 2 (10.53%) Data Migration
9 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
9 2 (10.53%) Security Testing
9 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) C#
2 5 (26.32%) Java
3 3 (15.79%) Perl
3 3 (15.79%) Python
3 3 (15.79%) Ruby
3 3 (15.79%) VB
4 2 (10.53%) C
4 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) ISTQB
2 2 (10.53%) ISEB
3 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (52.63%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.26%) HP SIM
2 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) HP
2 7 (36.84%) SAP
3 6 (31.58%) Citrix
3 6 (31.58%) IBM
3 6 (31.58%) Oracle
4 2 (10.53%) JD Edwards
5 1 (5.26%) EMC
5 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds
5 1 (5.26%) VMware