The table below looks at the statistics for Non-Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Non-Functional Testing
Rank 316 306 321
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +15
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 6 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.051% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.063% 0.14% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 18
Average salary £35,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
Non-Functional Testing
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
9497 9559 10180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.05% 80.84% 79.08%
Number of salaries quoted 7874 8424 9286
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Non-Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Non-Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Non-Functional Testing Salary Trend in the City of London

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Non-Functional Testing Salary Histogram in the City of London

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 13 (86.67%) QA
2 10 (66.67%) Banking
3 9 (60.00%) Finance
4 7 (46.67%) Retail
5 6 (40.00%) Test Scripting
5 6 (40.00%) V-Model
5 6 (40.00%) SQL
6 5 (33.33%) ISEB
6 5 (33.33%) Degree
6 5 (33.33%) Scrum
6 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (33.33%) Black-Box Testing
6 5 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
7 4 (26.67%) HP
8 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
8 3 (20.00%) Change Management
8 3 (20.00%) LoadRunner
8 3 (20.00%) Performance Testing
9 2 (13.33%) Test Management
9 2 (13.33%) Investment Banking
9 2 (13.33%) Retail Banking
9 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
10 1 (6.67%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (6.67%) VB
10 1 (6.67%) Web Services
10 1 (6.67%) XML
10 1 (6.67%) Python

Non-Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (6.67%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 10 (66.67%) Banking
2 9 (60.00%) Finance
3 7 (46.67%) Retail
4 2 (13.33%) Investment Banking
4 2 (13.33%) Retail Banking
5 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Tester
1 5 (33.33%) QA Tester
2 4 (26.67%) Testing Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Test Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Head of Testing
4 1 (6.67%) QA Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
1 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (6.67%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Test Scripting
1 6 (40.00%) V-Model
2 5 (33.33%) Scrum
2 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 5 (33.33%) Black-Box Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (20.00%) Change Management
3 3 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Test Management
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VB
2 1 (6.67%) Python
2 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) ISEB
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
1 5 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (86.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (26.67%) HP