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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Non-Functional Testing
Rank 817 798 811
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +13
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 57 47 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.052% 0.046% 0.064%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.065% 0.059% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 49 44 63
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -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 £48,250 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+13.52% -10.52%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
88099 80202 86245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.44% 78.75% 77.52%
Number of salaries quoted 71608 66273 74087
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 £31,500 £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
UK

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 25 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 25 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 -42 34 £57,500 -
East of England +2 11 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Yorkshire -36 6 £49,500 +23.75%
South East - 3 £42,500 -
North West -2 1 £72,500 -23.68% 1
West Midlands - 1 £51,500 -
North East - 1 - -
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Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 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 (54.90%) QA
2 40 (39.22%) SQL
3 37 (36.27%) Automated Testing
4 36 (35.29%) ISEB
5 34 (33.33%) Test Scripting
6 30 (29.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 29 (28.43%) Finance
8 28 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (26.47%) Test Strategy
10 22 (21.57%) Scrum
11 19 (18.63%) Degree
12 18 (17.65%) Performance Testing
12 18 (17.65%) C#
13 17 (16.67%) Risk Management
13 17 (16.67%) Banking
14 16 (15.69%) Integration Acceptance Testing
14 16 (15.69%) Business Analysis
15 15 (14.71%) Project Planning
15 15 (14.71%) Test Automation
16 14 (13.73%) LoadRunner
17 13 (12.75%) Bugzilla
18 12 (11.76%) TDD
18 12 (11.76%) Java
18 12 (11.76%) PHP
19 11 (10.78%) HTML
19 11 (10.78%) .NET
19 11 (10.78%) HP
19 11 (10.78%) QuickTest Pro
19 11 (10.78%) Test Management
20 10 (9.80%) Ruby

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 (9.80%) Apache
2 2 (1.96%) WorkSite
3 1 (0.98%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (8.82%) Mingle
2 2 (1.96%) MS Office
3 1 (0.98%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.98%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.92%) HTTP
1 4 (3.92%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.98%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.80%) Hadoop
2 9 (8.82%) MySQL
2 9 (8.82%) Azure SQL Database
3 8 (7.84%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.90%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.98%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.98%) Big Data
5 1 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.98%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (13.73%) LoadRunner
2 13 (12.75%) Bugzilla
3 11 (10.78%) QuickTest Pro
4 9 (8.82%) JIRA
5 5 (4.90%) Selenium
6 4 (3.92%) WebDriver
6 4 (3.92%) Visual Studio
7 3 (2.94%) FogBugz
7 3 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.96%) Selenium IDE
8 2 (1.96%) JMeter
9 1 (0.98%) Maven
9 1 (0.98%) JUnit
9 1 (0.98%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.98%) WatiN
9 1 (0.98%) WATIR
General
1 29 (28.43%) Finance
2 17 (16.67%) Banking
3 9 (8.82%) Advertising
4 7 (6.86%) Retail
5 6 (5.88%) Financial Institution
6 4 (3.92%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.96%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.96%) Law
7 2 (1.96%) Legal
8 1 (0.98%) Back Office
8 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.98%) Games
Job Titles
1 34 (33.33%) Analyst
2 30 (29.41%) Test Analyst
3 16 (15.69%) Tester
3 16 (15.69%) Senior Test Analyst
3 16 (15.69%) Senior Analyst
4 13 (12.75%) Lead Test Analyst
5 12 (11.76%) Test Manager
6 10 (9.80%) Consultant
7 9 (8.82%) Technical Project Manager
7 9 (8.82%) Architect
7 9 (8.82%) Project Manager
7 9 (8.82%) Technical Manager
7 9 (8.82%) Test Consultant
8 8 (7.84%) Head of Testing
9 6 (5.88%) Test Leader
9 6 (5.88%) Test Architect
9 6 (5.88%) QA Tester
9 6 (5.88%) Senior Manager
10 5 (4.90%) Software Tester
10 5 (4.90%) Testing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.78%) HTML
1 11 (10.78%) .NET
2 10 (9.80%) ASP.NET
3 9 (8.82%) Web Services
3 9 (8.82%) SAML
3 9 (8.82%) Lucene
3 9 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (8.82%) HTML5
4 5 (4.90%) XML
5 3 (2.94%) Middleware
6 1 (0.98%) XML Schema
6 1 (0.98%) SOAP
6 1 (0.98%) J2EE
6 1 (0.98%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.84%) IVR
2 6 (5.88%) Client/Server
3 5 (4.90%) Fixed Income
4 4 (3.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (3.92%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.94%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.94%) Equities
6 2 (1.96%) Open Source
7 1 (0.98%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.98%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.98%) Economics
7 1 (0.98%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.82%) UNIX
1 9 (8.82%) Windows
2 3 (2.94%) Linux
3 1 (0.98%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (36.27%) Automated Testing
2 34 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 28 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (26.47%) Test Strategy
5 22 (21.57%) Scrum
6 18 (17.65%) Performance Testing
7 17 (16.67%) Risk Management
8 16 (15.69%) Business Analysis
8 16 (15.69%) Integration Acceptance Testing
9 15 (14.71%) Project Planning
9 15 (14.71%) Test Automation
10 12 (11.76%) TDD
11 11 (10.78%) Test Management
12 10 (9.80%) BDD
12 10 (9.80%) Software Testing
13 9 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
13 9 (8.82%) MVC
13 9 (8.82%) UML
13 9 (8.82%) OO
13 9 (8.82%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 40 (39.22%) SQL
2 18 (17.65%) C#
3 12 (11.76%) Java
3 12 (11.76%) PHP
4 10 (9.80%) JavaScript
4 10 (9.80%) Perl
4 10 (9.80%) Ruby
5 9 (8.82%) Groovy
6 5 (4.90%) Shell Script
6 5 (4.90%) PL/SQL
7 4 (3.92%) C++
8 2 (1.96%) VBScript
8 2 (1.96%) Scala
8 2 (1.96%) Python
9 1 (0.98%) C
9 1 (0.98%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (35.29%) ISEB
2 30 (29.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 19 (18.63%) Degree
4 7 (6.86%) ISTQB
5 5 (4.90%) Security Cleared
6 4 (3.92%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.98%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.98%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (54.90%) QA
2 4 (3.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (1.96%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.96%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.98%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (10.78%) HP
2 9 (8.82%) Citrix
3 7 (6.86%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.88%) Oracle
5 3 (2.94%) Pega
6 2 (1.96%) Interwoven
7 1 (0.98%) Empirix
7 1 (0.98%) SAP
7 1 (0.98%) IBM
7 1 (0.98%) Sun
7 1 (0.98%) Compuware
7 1 (0.98%) VocaLink
Leyland, Lancashire
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
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