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 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 187 215 214
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -1
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 20 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.45% 0.22% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.25% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 20 8 6
Median salary £45,000 £43,750 £43,100
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.50%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
3918 4362 4449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 87.26% 85.26% 80.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3104 3177 3100
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 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 June 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 - 15 £45,000 -
Reading +15 2 £45,000 -20.00%
Newbury - 1 £40,000 -
Non-Functional Testing
South East

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 20 (86.96%) Functional Testing
2 19 (82.61%) Test Automation
2 19 (82.61%) ISEB
2 19 (82.61%) Finance
2 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (82.61%) Selenium
3 18 (78.26%) Performance Testing
3 18 (78.26%) QA
3 18 (78.26%) Test Scripting
3 18 (78.26%) JMeter
3 18 (78.26%) Scrum
3 18 (78.26%) LoadRunner
3 18 (78.26%) Java
3 18 (78.26%) SDLC
4 17 (73.91%) Visual Studio
5 16 (69.57%) Ajax
5 16 (69.57%) ASP.NET
5 16 (69.57%) JavaScript
5 16 (69.57%) Perl
5 16 (69.57%) HTML
5 16 (69.57%) VB
5 16 (69.57%) .NET
5 16 (69.57%) Internet
5 16 (69.57%) TCP/IP
5 16 (69.57%) DNS
5 16 (69.57%) Firewall
5 16 (69.57%) Open Source
6 15 (65.22%) Defect Management
6 15 (65.22%) Gatling
6 15 (65.22%) TestNG

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 14 (60.87%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (69.57%) DNS
1 16 (69.57%) Firewall
1 16 (69.57%) Internet
1 16 (69.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.70%) GSM
2 2 (8.70%) LTE
2 2 (8.70%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) HBase
1 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (82.61%) Selenium
2 18 (78.26%) JMeter
2 18 (78.26%) LoadRunner
3 17 (73.91%) Visual Studio
4 15 (65.22%) Gatling
4 15 (65.22%) TestNG
5 2 (8.70%) Cucumber
5 2 (8.70%) SpecFlow
5 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (4.35%) LoadUI
6 1 (4.35%) Moq
6 1 (4.35%) NUnit
6 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
General
1 19 (82.61%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Tester
2 18 (78.26%) Automation Tester
3 17 (73.91%) Senior Automation Tester
3 17 (73.91%) Senior Tester
4 16 (69.57%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 16 (69.57%) Selenium Tester
5 14 (60.87%) Java Automation Tester
6 2 (8.70%) QA Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Quality Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
7 1 (4.35%) LoadRunner Tester
7 1 (4.35%) Non-Functional Tester
7 1 (4.35%) Performance Tester
7 1 (4.35%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (69.57%) .NET
1 16 (69.57%) Ajax
1 16 (69.57%) ASP.NET
1 16 (69.57%) HTML
2 2 (8.70%) Spring
3 1 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Unix
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) Functional Testing
2 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (82.61%) Test Automation
3 18 (78.26%) Performance Testing
3 18 (78.26%) Scrum
3 18 (78.26%) SDLC
3 18 (78.26%) Test Scripting
4 16 (69.57%) Open Source
5 15 (65.22%) Automated Testing
5 15 (65.22%) CRM
5 15 (65.22%) Defect Management
5 15 (65.22%) Kanban
5 15 (65.22%) Workflow
5 15 (65.22%) Workflow Management
6 14 (60.87%) Agile Testing
6 14 (60.87%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (60.87%) DevOps
6 14 (60.87%) Software Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) Java
2 16 (69.57%) JavaScript
2 16 (69.57%) Perl
2 16 (69.57%) VB
3 15 (65.22%) VBScript
4 3 (13.04%) SQL
5 2 (8.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 19 (82.61%) ISEB
2 15 (65.22%) Degree
3 14 (60.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (13.04%) ISTQB
5 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (78.26%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) JD Edwards
2 1 (4.35%) webMethods