The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Non-Functional Testing
Rank 813 782 800
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +18
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 56 47 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.051% 0.046% 0.065%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.064% 0.059% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 46 44 63
Average salary £50,750 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £33,950
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £83,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £42,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+21.17% -12.82%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87953 80082 86084
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.43% 78.81% 77.63%
Number of salaries quoted 71376 66038 73828
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Non-Functional Testing
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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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014. 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
London -39 32 £57,500 -
East of England -2 10 £55,000 +29.41%
Yorkshire -26 6 £49,500 +23.75%
South East - 4 £42,500 -
North West -2 3 £55,000 -42.10% 1
West Midlands - 1 £51,500 -
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Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 56 (54.37%) QA
2 42 (40.78%) SQL
3 39 (37.86%) ISEB
4 36 (34.95%) Automated Testing
5 35 (33.98%) Test Scripting
6 33 (32.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 30 (29.13%) Finance
8 28 (27.18%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (27.18%) Test Strategy
9 22 (21.36%) Scrum
10 19 (18.45%) C#
10 19 (18.45%) Test Automation
10 19 (18.45%) Degree
11 18 (17.48%) Performance Testing
12 17 (16.50%) Banking
12 17 (16.50%) LoadRunner
12 17 (16.50%) Risk Management
13 16 (15.53%) Integration Acceptance Testing
13 16 (15.53%) Business Analysis
14 15 (14.56%) Project Planning
15 13 (12.62%) Bugzilla
15 13 (12.62%) Test Management
16 12 (11.65%) TDD
16 12 (11.65%) HP
16 12 (11.65%) Java
16 12 (11.65%) PHP
17 11 (10.68%) HTML
17 11 (10.68%) .NET
17 11 (10.68%) SQL Server
17 11 (10.68%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 10 (9.71%) Apache
2 2 (1.94%) IIS
2 2 (1.94%) WorkSite
3 1 (0.97%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (8.74%) Mingle
2 2 (1.94%) MS Office
3 1 (0.97%) MS Project
3 1 (0.97%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.91%) HTTP
1 3 (2.91%) HTTPS
2 2 (1.94%) LAN
3 1 (0.97%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.68%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.71%) Hadoop
3 9 (8.74%) Azure SQL Database
3 9 (8.74%) MySQL
4 5 (4.85%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.97%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.97%) Big Data
5 1 (0.97%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (16.50%) LoadRunner
2 13 (12.62%) Bugzilla
3 11 (10.68%) QuickTest Pro
4 9 (8.74%) JIRA
5 6 (5.83%) Selenium
6 5 (4.85%) WebDriver
7 4 (3.88%) Visual Studio
8 3 (2.91%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (2.91%) SilkPerformer
8 3 (2.91%) FogBugz
8 3 (2.91%) JMeter
9 2 (1.94%) Selenium IDE
10 1 (0.97%) WatiN
10 1 (0.97%) Maven
10 1 (0.97%) WATIR
10 1 (0.97%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.97%) eggPlant
10 1 (0.97%) Facilita Forecast
10 1 (0.97%) JUnit
10 1 (0.97%) ClearQuest
General
1 30 (29.13%) Finance
2 17 (16.50%) Banking
3 10 (9.71%) Retail
4 9 (8.74%) Advertising
5 6 (5.83%) Financial Institution
6 4 (3.88%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.88%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.94%) Law
7 2 (1.94%) Legal
7 2 (1.94%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.97%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (32.04%) Analyst
2 29 (28.16%) Test Analyst
3 17 (16.50%) Tester
4 15 (14.56%) Senior Analyst
4 15 (14.56%) Senior Test Analyst
5 14 (13.59%) Test Manager
6 12 (11.65%) Lead Test Analyst
7 11 (10.68%) Consultant
8 10 (9.71%) Test Consultant
9 9 (8.74%) Technical Manager
9 9 (8.74%) Technical Project Manager
9 9 (8.74%) Project Manager
10 8 (7.77%) Architect
11 7 (6.80%) Head of Testing
12 6 (5.83%) QA Tester
12 6 (5.83%) Senior Manager
12 6 (5.83%) Test Leader
12 6 (5.83%) Test Architect
13 5 (4.85%) QA Analyst
13 5 (4.85%) Testing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.68%) HTML
1 11 (10.68%) .NET
2 10 (9.71%) ASP.NET
3 9 (8.74%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (8.74%) HTML5
3 9 (8.74%) Lucene
3 9 (8.74%) SAML
4 8 (7.77%) Web Services
5 5 (4.85%) XML
6 2 (1.94%) Middleware
7 1 (0.97%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.97%) J2EE
7 1 (0.97%) SOAP
7 1 (0.97%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.80%) IVR
2 5 (4.85%) Client/Server
2 5 (4.85%) Fixed Income
3 4 (3.88%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (2.91%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.91%) Equities
5 2 (1.94%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.94%) Open Source
6 1 (0.97%) Economics
6 1 (0.97%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.97%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.68%) UNIX
1 11 (10.68%) Windows
2 6 (5.83%) Linux
3 4 (3.88%) Solaris
4 3 (2.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.91%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.91%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (34.95%) Automated Testing
2 35 (33.98%) Test Scripting
3 28 (27.18%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (27.18%) Test Strategy
4 22 (21.36%) Scrum
5 19 (18.45%) Test Automation
6 18 (17.48%) Performance Testing
7 17 (16.50%) Risk Management
8 16 (15.53%) Integration Acceptance Testing
8 16 (15.53%) Business Analysis
9 15 (14.56%) Project Planning
10 13 (12.62%) Test Management
11 12 (11.65%) TDD
12 10 (9.71%) Software Testing
12 10 (9.71%) BDD
13 9 (8.74%) Automation Testing
13 9 (8.74%) V-Model
13 9 (8.74%) UML
13 9 (8.74%) OO
13 9 (8.74%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 42 (40.78%) SQL
2 19 (18.45%) C#
3 12 (11.65%) Java
3 12 (11.65%) PHP
4 10 (9.71%) JavaScript
4 10 (9.71%) Perl
4 10 (9.71%) Ruby
5 9 (8.74%) Groovy
6 5 (4.85%) PL/SQL
6 5 (4.85%) C++
6 5 (4.85%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.94%) Python
7 2 (1.94%) VBScript
7 2 (1.94%) Scala
8 1 (0.97%) VB
8 1 (0.97%) C
Qualifications
1 39 (37.86%) ISEB
2 33 (32.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 19 (18.45%) Degree
4 10 (9.71%) ISTQB
5 8 (7.77%) Security Cleared
6 4 (3.88%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.97%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.97%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (54.37%) QA
2 4 (3.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (2.91%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.91%) VMware ESX
1 3 (2.91%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (1.94%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.97%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (8.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (11.65%) HP
2 9 (8.74%) Oracle
3 8 (7.77%) Citrix
4 7 (6.80%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.91%) Fujitsu
5 3 (2.91%) NetApp
5 3 (2.91%) VMware
6 2 (1.94%) Interwoven
6 2 (1.94%) Pega
7 1 (0.97%) VocaLink
7 1 (0.97%) SAP
7 1 (0.97%) Empirix
7 1 (0.97%) Sun
7 1 (0.97%) Compuware
7 1 (0.97%) IBM
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