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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 271 339 320
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -19
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 31 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.30% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.16% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 22 17 13
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £102,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £53,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-16.27% +13.15%
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
8720 10793 10041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.25% 83.81% 82.51%
Number of salaries quoted 7467 8995 8682
Average salary £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.86% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 2015, 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 23 (51.11%) Finance
2 18 (40.00%) Banking
2 18 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (31.11%) Java
4 13 (28.89%) Selenium
5 11 (24.44%) ISEB
5 11 (24.44%) Integration Testing
5 11 (24.44%) WebDriver
5 11 (24.44%) Functional Testing
6 10 (22.22%) BDD
6 10 (22.22%) QA
6 10 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (22.22%) Performance Testing
7 9 (20.00%) JMeter
7 9 (20.00%) Oracle
7 9 (20.00%) ISTQB
7 9 (20.00%) Test Strategy
7 9 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
8 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (17.78%) Software Testing
8 8 (17.78%) LoadRunner
8 8 (17.78%) Middleware
9 7 (15.56%) C#
9 7 (15.56%) Web Services
9 7 (15.56%) Cucumber
9 7 (15.56%) Test Scripting
9 7 (15.56%) SDLC
10 6 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (13.33%) Unit Testing
10 6 (13.33%) Test Automation

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (13.33%) WebLogic
2 3 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.44%) MQSeries
3 2 (4.44%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.44%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (2.22%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) Internet
1 2 (4.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.44%) DB2
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
1 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 13 (28.89%) Selenium
2 11 (24.44%) WebDriver
3 9 (20.00%) JMeter
4 8 (17.78%) LoadRunner
5 7 (15.56%) Cucumber
6 6 (13.33%) HP UFT
7 5 (11.11%) WinRunner
8 3 (6.67%) JUnit
8 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio
8 3 (6.67%) NUnit
8 3 (6.67%) Subversion
8 3 (6.67%) Jenkins
8 3 (6.67%) TeamCity
8 3 (6.67%) Git (software)
9 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (4.44%) SoapUI
10 1 (2.22%) Appium
10 1 (2.22%) FitNesse
10 1 (2.22%) JIRA
10 1 (2.22%) Bugzilla
General
1 23 (51.11%) Finance
2 18 (40.00%) Banking
3 6 (13.33%) Investment Banking
3 6 (13.33%) Legal
4 5 (11.11%) Retail
5 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Tester
2 10 (22.22%) Analyst
2 10 (22.22%) Test Analyst
3 9 (20.00%) Test Manager
4 8 (17.78%) Test Leader
5 5 (11.11%) Development Manager
5 5 (11.11%) Support Manager
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Test Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Test Specialist
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Performance Test Leader
6 4 (8.89%) Performance Test Specialist
7 3 (6.67%) Systems Tester
7 3 (6.67%) Technical Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Technical Tester
8 2 (4.44%) Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.78%) Middleware
2 7 (15.56%) Web Services
3 5 (11.11%) .NET
4 3 (6.67%) RESTful
5 2 (4.44%) SOAP
5 2 (4.44%) XML
5 2 (4.44%) JMS
5 2 (4.44%) Spring
5 2 (4.44%) Application Packaging
5 2 (4.44%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) SWIFT
3 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.44%) NHS
3 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.44%) CESG
3 2 (4.44%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.22%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Linux
2 2 (4.44%) UNIX
2 2 (4.44%) Windows
3 1 (2.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (24.44%) Integration Testing
2 11 (24.44%) Functional Testing
3 10 (22.22%) BDD
3 10 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (22.22%) Performance Testing
4 9 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 9 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
5 8 (17.78%) Software Testing
6 7 (15.56%) Test Scripting
6 7 (15.56%) SDLC
7 6 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (13.33%) Unit Testing
7 6 (13.33%) Test Automation
8 5 (11.11%) Budget Control
8 5 (11.11%) Open Source
8 5 (11.11%) Security Testing
8 5 (11.11%) Programme Management
8 5 (11.11%) Automated Testing
8 5 (11.11%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.11%) Java
2 7 (15.56%) C#
3 3 (6.67%) SQL
3 3 (6.67%) Python
3 3 (6.67%) Ruby
3 3 (6.67%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 11 (24.44%) ISEB
2 9 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 6 (13.33%) Degree
3 6 (13.33%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (4.44%) CEH
4 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.44%) CISSP
4 2 (4.44%) CISA
4 2 (4.44%) CISM
5 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.22%) QA
2 2 (4.44%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (4.44%) ISO 8583
2 2 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Oracle
2 5 (11.11%) IBM
2 5 (11.11%) WorldPay
3 4 (8.89%) HP
4 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.44%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.22%) Fundtech
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago