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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 280 315 315
Rank change year-on-year
+35 0
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 38 20 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.19% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 30 19 14
Average salary £62,500 £57,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £102,500 £82,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £57,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-21.92% +30.28%
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
8938 10415 9939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.09% 83.57% 82.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7627 8600 8686
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 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 28 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 29 (53.70%) Finance
2 27 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (42.59%) Banking
4 22 (40.74%) Java
5 18 (33.33%) Selenium
6 17 (31.48%) BDD
7 16 (29.63%) WebDriver
8 14 (25.93%) Performance Testing
9 13 (24.07%) JMeter
10 12 (22.22%) C#
10 12 (22.22%) Cucumber
11 11 (20.37%) Test Strategy
11 11 (20.37%) Test Automation
11 11 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (20.37%) QA
11 11 (20.37%) Investment Banking
12 10 (18.52%) Oracle
13 9 (16.67%) ISEB
13 9 (16.67%) Middleware
13 9 (16.67%) Integration Testing
13 9 (16.67%) Functional Testing
13 9 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (14.81%) System Integration Testing
14 8 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (14.81%) ISTQB
14 8 (14.81%) LoadRunner
14 8 (14.81%) Web Services
15 7 (12.96%) WebLogic
15 7 (12.96%) .NET
15 7 (12.96%) Software Testing

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 7 (12.96%) WebLogic
2 4 (7.41%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.70%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (3.70%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.85%) Tuxedo
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) Internet
1 2 (3.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) DB2
1 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
1 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (33.33%) Selenium
2 16 (29.63%) WebDriver
3 13 (24.07%) JMeter
4 12 (22.22%) Cucumber
5 8 (14.81%) LoadRunner
6 6 (11.11%) Jenkins
6 6 (11.11%) TeamCity
6 6 (11.11%) Git (software)
6 6 (11.11%) Subversion
6 6 (11.11%) NUnit
6 6 (11.11%) JUnit
7 5 (9.26%) WinRunner
7 5 (9.26%) HP UFT
7 5 (9.26%) Visual Studio
8 2 (3.70%) SoapUI
8 2 (3.70%) FitNesse
9 1 (1.85%) Appium
9 1 (1.85%) Bugzilla
9 1 (1.85%) JIRA
9 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (53.70%) Finance
2 23 (42.59%) Banking
3 11 (20.37%) Investment Banking
4 6 (11.11%) Legal
5 5 (9.26%) Retail
6 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (25.93%) Tester
2 12 (22.22%) Test Leader
3 11 (20.37%) Test Manager
4 10 (18.52%) Test Analyst
4 10 (18.52%) Analyst
5 8 (14.81%) Performance Test Leader
6 6 (11.11%) Performance Test Specialist
6 6 (11.11%) Test Specialist
6 6 (11.11%) Technical Tester
7 5 (9.26%) Technical Manager
7 5 (9.26%) Development Manager
7 5 (9.26%) Support Manager
8 4 (7.41%) Senior Test Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (3.70%) Senior Architect
9 2 (3.70%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.70%) Security Manager
9 2 (3.70%) Systems Tester
9 2 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.70%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.67%) Middleware
2 8 (14.81%) Web Services
3 7 (12.96%) .NET
4 4 (7.41%) RESTful
5 3 (5.56%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (3.70%) Spring
6 2 (3.70%) Application Packaging
6 2 (3.70%) SOAP
6 2 (3.70%) XML
6 2 (3.70%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.70%) SWIFT
2 2 (3.70%) CESG
2 2 (3.70%) Cryptography
2 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.85%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.56%) Linux
1 3 (5.56%) Windows
2 2 (3.70%) UNIX
3 1 (1.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (31.48%) BDD
3 14 (25.93%) Performance Testing
4 11 (20.37%) Test Strategy
4 11 (20.37%) Test Automation
4 11 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (16.67%) Integration Testing
5 9 (16.67%) Functional Testing
6 8 (14.81%) System Integration Testing
6 8 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (12.96%) Software Testing
7 7 (12.96%) Open Source
7 7 (12.96%) Performance Engineering
8 6 (11.11%) SDLC
8 6 (11.11%) API Testing
8 6 (11.11%) Test Scripting
8 6 (11.11%) Security Testing
8 6 (11.11%) Unit Testing
8 6 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 6 (11.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 22 (40.74%) Java
2 12 (22.22%) C#
3 6 (11.11%) Groovy
3 6 (11.11%) Ruby
3 6 (11.11%) Python
4 2 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) ISEB
2 8 (14.81%) ISTQB
3 6 (11.11%) Degree
3 6 (11.11%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (3.70%) CEH
4 2 (3.70%) CISSP
4 2 (3.70%) CISA
4 2 (3.70%) CISM
5 1 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.37%) QA
2 2 (3.70%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.70%) ISO 8583
2 2 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (18.52%) Oracle
2 6 (11.11%) WorldPay
2 6 (11.11%) IBM
3 3 (5.56%) HP
4 2 (3.70%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.85%) Fundtech