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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 214 222 226
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.020% 0.068% 0.018%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.024% 0.087% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £52,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,715 £48,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.01% +12.94%
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
4127 4578 4230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 81.18% 78.18% 77.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3129 3072 3206
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Knowledge Management
2 4 (57.14%) Performance Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Test Management
4 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
5 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Test Leader
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Test Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Programme Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Test Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Programme Test Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Head of Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Programme Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Testing Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (57.14%) Knowledge Management
2 4 (57.14%) Performance Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Test Management
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA