The table below looks at the statistics for Non-Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Non-Functional Testing over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 225 215 217
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 39 48 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.56% 0.66% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.79% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 31 38 30
Average salary £55,000 £67,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.51% +68.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £38,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £77,600 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.25% -
Non-Functional Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5981 6111 5624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 85.14% 83.42% 83.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4849 4887 4520
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Non-Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Non-Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Non-Functional Testing Salary Trend in the East of England

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing across the East of England region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Non-Functional Testing Salary Histogram in the East of England

Non-Functional Testing
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing within the East of England region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -5 15 £60,000 -20.00% 1
Cambridgeshire +9 11 £39,500 -16.84% 1
Essex -5 5 £55,000 -18.51% 1
Bedfordshire -6 5 £70,000 +3.70%
Norfolk - 3 £54,000 -
Non-Functional Testing
England

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 49 (79.03%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (56.45%) Functional Testing
3 30 (48.39%) SQL
4 29 (46.77%) Java
5 24 (38.71%) Scrum
6 23 (37.10%) Test Automation
7 21 (33.87%) Test Strategy
8 20 (32.26%) Finance
9 17 (27.42%) LoadRunner
9 17 (27.42%) Agile Testing
9 17 (27.42%) Selenium
10 16 (25.81%) Waterfall
10 16 (25.81%) JIRA
11 14 (22.58%) QA
11 14 (22.58%) BDD
11 14 (22.58%) Test Scripting
11 14 (22.58%) Regression Testing
11 14 (22.58%) Unix
11 14 (22.58%) HP UFT
11 14 (22.58%) SDLC
12 13 (20.97%) Software Testing
13 12 (19.35%) ISEB
14 11 (17.74%) MS Office
14 11 (17.74%) TDD
14 11 (17.74%) ISTQB
15 10 (16.13%) Test Management
15 10 (16.13%) Web Services
15 10 (16.13%) XML
15 10 (16.13%) Oracle
15 10 (16.13%) Microsoft

Non-Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 (11.29%) WebLogic
2 6 (9.68%) MQSeries
2 6 (9.68%) WebSphere
2 6 (9.68%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (17.74%) MS Office
2 9 (14.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.68%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.68%) DB2
1 6 (9.68%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (27.42%) LoadRunner
1 17 (27.42%) Selenium
2 16 (25.81%) JIRA
3 14 (22.58%) HP UFT
4 6 (9.68%) ClearQuest
5 5 (8.06%) JMeter
6 4 (6.45%) Subversion
7 3 (4.84%) Cucumber
7 3 (4.84%) Jenkins
7 3 (4.84%) QADirector
7 3 (4.84%) SoapUI
7 3 (4.84%) TestDirector
8 2 (3.23%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
9 1 (1.61%) LoadUI
9 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.61%) XMLSpy
General
1 20 (32.26%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Law
2 4 (6.45%) Legal
3 1 (1.61%) Banking
3 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (43.55%) Analyst
2 25 (40.32%) Test Analyst
3 14 (22.58%) Test Engineer
4 13 (20.97%) Automation Analyst
4 13 (20.97%) Automation Test Analyst
5 10 (16.13%) Software Test Engineer
6 9 (14.52%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
7 7 (11.29%) Test Leader
7 7 (11.29%) Test Manager
8 6 (9.68%) Architect
8 6 (9.68%) QA Analyst
8 6 (9.68%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (8.06%) Agile Test Analyst
9 5 (8.06%) Automation Engineer
9 5 (8.06%) QA Automation Engineer
9 5 (8.06%) QA Engineer
9 5 (8.06%) QA Test Engineer
9 5 (8.06%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 5 (8.06%) Test Automation Engineer
10 4 (6.45%) Software QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.13%) Web Services
1 10 (16.13%) XML
2 9 (14.52%) .NET
2 9 (14.52%) RESTful
3 7 (11.29%) Middleware
4 6 (9.68%) JMS
4 6 (9.68%) Spring
5 4 (6.45%) HTML
6 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (3.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (11.29%) Computer Science
1 7 (11.29%) Mathematics
2 6 (9.68%) PKI
2 6 (9.68%) User Experience
3 5 (8.06%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.06%) SWIFT
4 4 (6.45%) Fintech
4 4 (6.45%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.58%) Unix
2 3 (4.84%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (79.03%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (56.45%) Functional Testing
3 24 (38.71%) Scrum
4 23 (37.10%) Test Automation
5 21 (33.87%) Test Strategy
6 17 (27.42%) Agile Testing
7 16 (25.81%) Waterfall
8 14 (22.58%) BDD
8 14 (22.58%) Regression Testing
8 14 (22.58%) SDLC
8 14 (22.58%) Test Scripting
9 13 (20.97%) Software Testing
10 11 (17.74%) TDD
11 10 (16.13%) E-Commerce
11 10 (16.13%) Test Management
12 9 (14.52%) Analytics
13 8 (12.90%) Release Management
13 8 (12.90%) Software Architecture
13 8 (12.90%) Software Engineering
14 7 (11.29%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (48.39%) SQL
2 29 (46.77%) Java
3 9 (14.52%) Shell Script
4 8 (12.90%) C#
5 6 (9.68%) Delphi
6 4 (6.45%) PL/SQL
6 4 (6.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (19.35%) ISEB
2 11 (17.74%) ISTQB
3 9 (14.52%) Degree
4 6 (9.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.61%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (22.58%) QA
2 8 (12.90%) ISO 8583
2 8 (12.90%) ISO20022
3 5 (8.06%) SEPA
4 1 (1.61%) SDET
Systems Management
1 9 (14.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
1 10 (16.13%) Oracle
2 9 (14.52%) IBM
2 9 (14.52%) WorldPay
3 6 (9.68%) TIBCO
4 5 (8.06%) SAP
5 4 (6.45%) HP
5 4 (6.45%) VocaLink
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