The table below looks at the statistics for Non-Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the 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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Non-Functional Testing
Rank 775 822 795
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -27
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 91 58 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.090% 0.055% 0.074%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.067% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 76 45 42
Average salary £43,750 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £35,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Non-Functional Testing
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
83930 86551 81543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.17% 82.40% 80.28%
Number of salaries quoted 68758 70082 68019
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

Non-Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Non-Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in England

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Trend in England

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

Non-Functional Testing Salary Trend in England

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing across the England region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Non-Functional Testing Salary Histogram in England

Non-Functional Testing
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Yorkshire +23 39 £40,000 +14.28%
London +7 26 £50,000 -33.33% 2
South West -14 13 £30,500 -44.54%
East of England +23 10 £60,000 +100.00%
South East +1 1 - -
North West - 1 £32,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £60,000 - 1
Non-Functional Testing
UK

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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 90 (53.25%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (52.07%) SQL
3 78 (46.15%) QA
4 77 (45.56%) Performance Testing
5 68 (40.24%) ISEB
6 64 (37.87%) Finance
7 54 (31.95%) Test Strategy
8 48 (28.40%) Test Scripting
9 43 (25.44%) NUnit
10 42 (24.85%) Unit Testing
11 40 (23.67%) Line Management
12 39 (23.08%) Agile Testing
12 39 (23.08%) Oracle
13 36 (21.30%) JUnit
14 35 (20.71%) Configuration Management
14 35 (20.71%) LoadRunner
15 34 (20.12%) HP
16 31 (18.34%) Test Planning
17 30 (17.75%) Mentoring
18 28 (16.57%) Web Services
19 26 (15.38%) XML
19 26 (15.38%) SQL Server
19 26 (15.38%) MS Excel
19 26 (15.38%) Software Testing
20 24 (14.20%) Degree
20 24 (14.20%) SOAP
21 23 (13.61%) User Acceptance Testing
22 22 (13.02%) Automated Testing
23 21 (12.43%) Regression Testing
23 21 (12.43%) People Management

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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 12 (7.10%) WebLogic
2 4 (2.37%) Apache
2 4 (2.37%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (1.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (1.78%) Oracle BPEL
4 1 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 26 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.73%) MS Office
3 1 (0.59%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.37%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (2.37%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (2.37%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (1.78%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.78%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (1.78%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.59%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.47%) Oracle Database
3 9 (5.33%) NonStop SQL
4 3 (1.78%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.59%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 43 (25.44%) NUnit
2 36 (21.30%) JUnit
3 35 (20.71%) LoadRunner
4 20 (11.83%) JIRA
5 18 (10.65%) JMeter
6 15 (8.88%) Bugzilla
6 15 (8.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (8.88%) Selenium
7 10 (5.92%) TeamCity
7 10 (5.92%) Git (software)
8 9 (5.33%) SoapUI
9 5 (2.96%) Visual Studio
9 5 (2.96%) QuickTest Pro
10 4 (2.37%) Jenkins
11 3 (1.78%) WebDriver
12 2 (1.18%) ClearQuest
13 1 (0.59%) Visual Studio Team System
13 1 (0.59%) SpecFlow
13 1 (0.59%) Appium
General
1 64 (37.87%) Finance
2 16 (9.47%) Banking
3 13 (7.69%) Games
4 10 (5.92%) Retail
5 9 (5.33%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.37%) Legal
7 3 (1.78%) Online Betting
8 2 (1.18%) Billing
9 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 67 (39.64%) Analyst
1 67 (39.64%) Test Analyst
2 29 (17.16%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 19 (11.24%) Test Leader
3 19 (11.24%) Tester
4 18 (10.65%) Architect
5 14 (8.28%) Test Manager
5 14 (8.28%) Test Engineer
6 13 (7.69%) Test Architect
7 10 (5.92%) Team Leader
7 10 (5.92%) Test Team Leader
8 9 (5.33%) Senior Analyst
8 9 (5.33%) Senior Test Analyst
9 7 (4.14%) Consultant
9 7 (4.14%) Non-Functional Tester
10 6 (3.55%) Test Consultant
10 6 (3.55%) Senior Test Engineer
11 5 (2.96%) Systems Tester
11 5 (2.96%) Lead Architect
12 3 (1.78%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (16.57%) Web Services
2 26 (15.38%) XML
3 24 (14.20%) SOAP
4 16 (9.47%) .NET
5 13 (7.69%) XSD
5 13 (7.69%) WSDL
6 10 (5.92%) WCF
6 10 (5.92%) REST
7 3 (1.78%) Gherkin
7 3 (1.78%) HTML
8 2 (1.18%) Middleware
9 1 (0.59%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.47%) Computer Science
2 13 (7.69%) Online Games
2 13 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 8 (4.73%) N-Tier
4 7 (4.14%) Open Source
5 3 (1.78%) Over-the-Top Content
5 3 (1.78%) NHS
5 3 (1.78%) IPTV
6 2 (1.18%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.18%) New Media
6 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.59%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.59%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.59%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.59%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.59%) Derivative
7 1 (0.59%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.73%) Linux
2 4 (2.37%) UNIX
3 1 (0.59%) Windows
3 1 (0.59%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (53.25%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (45.56%) Performance Testing
3 54 (31.95%) Test Strategy
4 48 (28.40%) Test Scripting
5 42 (24.85%) Unit Testing
6 40 (23.67%) Line Management
7 39 (23.08%) Agile Testing
8 35 (20.71%) Configuration Management
9 31 (18.34%) Test Planning
10 30 (17.75%) Mentoring
11 26 (15.38%) Software Testing
12 23 (13.61%) User Acceptance Testing
13 22 (13.02%) Automated Testing
14 21 (12.43%) Regression Testing
14 21 (12.43%) People Management
15 19 (11.24%) Manual Testing
16 18 (10.65%) Coaching
17 17 (10.06%) Functional Testing
18 15 (8.88%) Test Management
18 15 (8.88%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 88 (52.07%) SQL
2 17 (10.06%) Java
3 15 (8.88%) C#
4 13 (7.69%) PL/SQL
4 13 (7.69%) Shell Script
5 6 (3.55%) T-SQL
6 5 (2.96%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.37%) Python
8 3 (1.78%) PHP
9 1 (0.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 68 (40.24%) ISEB
2 24 (14.20%) Degree
3 19 (11.24%) ISTQB
4 16 (9.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (3.55%) Security Cleared
6 5 (2.96%) ISEB Practitioner
7 3 (1.78%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.59%) PMP
8 1 (0.59%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (46.15%) QA
2 13 (7.69%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.59%) SLA
Systems Management
1 10 (5.92%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.78%) cPanel
2 3 (1.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 39 (23.08%) Oracle
2 34 (20.12%) HP
3 17 (10.06%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.96%) VocaLink
5 4 (2.37%) Capita
5 4 (2.37%) Citrix
6 3 (1.78%) BT
6 3 (1.78%) Cognos
7 1 (0.59%) IBM
London
Capita IT Professional Services
Salary: Salary Depending upon Experience
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000-£60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
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Reed Professional Services
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + BONUS
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