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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 251 237 247
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 14 33 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.19% 0.41% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.52% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 10 28 10
Average salary £55,000 £72,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.13% +70.58%
UK excluding London average salary £42,715 £58,670 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-27.19% +38.04%
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
6139 6406 6004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 81.76% 80.33% 78.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5092 5261 5037
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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
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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 -20 12 £55,000 -26.66%
Bedfordshire -12 2 £45,000 -33.33% 1
Non-Functional Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 29 (78.38%) Finance
2 24 (64.86%) SQL
3 19 (51.35%) WebLogic
3 19 (51.35%) HP
4 18 (48.65%) Test Scripting
5 17 (45.95%) Java
6 14 (37.84%) Oracle
6 14 (37.84%) LoadRunner
7 13 (35.14%) Release Management
8 12 (32.43%) JIRA
8 12 (32.43%) Test Strategy
9 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
9 11 (29.73%) MS Office
10 10 (27.03%) PL/SQL
10 10 (27.03%) Shell Script
10 10 (27.03%) Performance Testing
10 10 (27.03%) Waterfall
10 10 (27.03%) Oracle Database
11 8 (21.62%) Selenium
11 8 (21.62%) Strategic Planning
11 8 (21.62%) ClearQuest
11 8 (21.62%) HP Quality Center
12 7 (18.92%) HP UFT
13 6 (16.22%) NonStop SQL
14 5 (13.51%) QA
14 5 (13.51%) Test Planning
15 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Software
15 4 (10.81%) Cucumber
15 4 (10.81%) V-Model

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 19 (51.35%) WebLogic
2 3 (8.11%) MQSeries
2 3 (8.11%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (29.73%) MS Office
2 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) Oracle Database
2 6 (16.22%) NonStop SQL
3 3 (8.11%) DB2
3 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (37.84%) LoadRunner
2 12 (32.43%) JIRA
3 8 (21.62%) Selenium
3 8 (21.62%) ClearQuest
4 7 (18.92%) HP UFT
5 4 (10.81%) Cucumber
6 3 (8.11%) SoapUI
6 3 (8.11%) VersaTest
6 3 (8.11%) JMeter
7 1 (2.70%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (78.38%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Architect
2 11 (29.73%) Analyst
2 11 (29.73%) Test Analyst
2 11 (29.73%) Test Architect
3 9 (24.32%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 9 (24.32%) Test Manager
4 5 (13.51%) Tester
5 4 (10.81%) Test Team Leader
5 4 (10.81%) Team Leader
6 3 (8.11%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Performance Tester
7 2 (5.41%) Test Strategist
7 2 (5.41%) Non-Functional Tester
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Test Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) QA Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Performance Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Senior QA Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Performance Test Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) Web Services
1 3 (8.11%) XML
1 3 (8.11%) JMS
1 3 (8.11%) Middleware
1 3 (8.11%) Spring
1 3 (8.11%) Application Packaging
1 3 (8.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.11%) PKI
2 3 (8.11%) SWIFT
3 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Test Scripting
2 13 (35.14%) Release Management
3 12 (32.43%) Test Strategy
4 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (27.03%) Performance Testing
5 10 (27.03%) Waterfall
6 8 (21.62%) Strategic Planning
7 5 (13.51%) Test Planning
8 4 (10.81%) Time Management
8 4 (10.81%) V-Model
8 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
9 3 (8.11%) ERP
9 3 (8.11%) Programme Management
9 3 (8.11%) SDLC
9 3 (8.11%) Open Source
9 3 (8.11%) Software Architecture
10 2 (5.41%) CRM
10 2 (5.41%) System Testing
11 1 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (2.70%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (64.86%) SQL
2 17 (45.95%) Java
3 10 (27.03%) PL/SQL
3 10 (27.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) ISEB
3 1 (2.70%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
2 3 (8.11%) ISO 8583
3 2 (5.41%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 19 (51.35%) HP
2 14 (37.84%) Oracle
3 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.11%) IBM
4 3 (8.11%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.70%) VocaLink
5 1 (2.70%) Temenos
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