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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 555 476 511
Rank change year-on-year
-79 +35
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 394 573 535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.41% 0.55% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.64% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 315 467 409
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £66,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%
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
84935 88871 94531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.69% 85.84% 85.38%
Number of salaries quoted 71412 72612 76740
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 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
London -58 126 £55,500 +5.71% 15
Yorkshire -56 63 £40,000 +14.28% 7
South East +7 58 £35,000 -17.64% 3
West Midlands -2 44 £35,000 -15.15% 5
East of England -10 41 £58,750 +17.50% 3
South West -2 39 £42,500 +19.71% 7
North West +25 15 £37,500 -11.76% 2
North East - 2 £33,750 - 4
East Midlands +1 1 £47,500 +35.71%
Non-Functional Testing
UK

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

1 474 (60.38%) Agile Software Development
2 424 (54.01%) Functional Testing
3 290 (36.94%) Test Automation
4 275 (35.03%) QA
5 262 (33.38%) SQL
6 255 (32.48%) Selenium
7 245 (31.21%) ISEB
8 242 (30.83%) Finance
9 236 (30.06%) Java
10 230 (29.30%) ISTQB
11 206 (26.24%) User Acceptance Testing
12 199 (25.35%) Test Scripting
13 195 (24.84%) Test Strategy
14 191 (24.33%) Software Testing
15 146 (18.60%) Scrum
16 142 (18.09%) Test Management
16 142 (18.09%) SDLC
17 130 (16.56%) Automated Testing
18 124 (15.80%) Degree
19 121 (15.41%) Waterfall
20 120 (15.29%) Performance Testing
21 108 (13.76%) LoadRunner
22 107 (13.63%) JIRA
23 106 (13.50%) Automation Testing
24 103 (13.12%) C#
25 101 (12.87%) Manual Testing
26 97 (12.36%) BDD
27 95 (12.10%) Cucumber
27 95 (12.10%) Regression Testing
28 94 (11.97%) .NET

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 (1.27%) Node.js
2 8 (1.02%) Apache
2 8 (1.02%) Confluence
3 5 (0.64%) CMS
3 5 (0.64%) WebLogic
4 4 (0.51%) Mule
4 4 (0.51%) Mule ESB
4 4 (0.51%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.38%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.25%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.25%) JBoss
6 2 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.25%) WordPress
7 1 (0.13%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.13%) IIS
7 1 (0.13%) MTS
Applications
1 50 (6.37%) MS Office
2 47 (5.99%) MS Excel
3 9 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.89%) Mingle
5 4 (0.51%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.25%) MS Project
7 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.25%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.38%) SaaS
3 2 (0.25%) GitHub
4 1 (0.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.80%) Internet
2 13 (1.66%) VoIP
3 12 (1.53%) LAN
3 12 (1.53%) WAN
4 10 (1.27%) HTTP
5 9 (1.15%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.64%) Firewall
6 5 (0.64%) Network Security
7 4 (0.51%) ATM
7 4 (0.51%) DNS
8 3 (0.38%) Extranet
8 3 (0.38%) Intranet
8 3 (0.38%) SSH
9 2 (0.25%) GSM
9 2 (0.25%) LTE
9 2 (0.25%) UMTS
10 1 (0.13%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.13%) SNMP
10 1 (0.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (6.37%) SQL Server
2 24 (3.06%) MySQL
3 21 (2.68%) Relational Database
4 20 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (1.91%) Oracle Database
6 14 (1.78%) Oracle ODI
7 12 (1.53%) Big Data
8 6 (0.76%) RDBMS
9 5 (0.64%) MongoDB
9 5 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.25%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.25%) HBase
10 2 (0.25%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.25%) OLTP
11 1 (0.13%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.13%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.13%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 255 (32.48%) Selenium
2 108 (13.76%) LoadRunner
3 107 (13.63%) JIRA
4 95 (12.10%) Cucumber
5 83 (10.57%) HP UFT
6 73 (9.30%) JMeter
7 70 (8.92%) WebDriver
8 61 (7.77%) Jenkins
9 51 (6.50%) JUnit
10 48 (6.11%) Team Foundation Server
11 41 (5.22%) SoapUI
12 37 (4.71%) Git (software)
13 28 (3.57%) TestNG
14 25 (3.18%) Subversion
15 21 (2.68%) JBehave
15 21 (2.68%) TeamCity
15 21 (2.68%) Visual Studio
16 20 (2.55%) ClearQuest
17 19 (2.42%) SpecFlow
18 18 (2.29%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 242 (30.83%) Finance
2 48 (6.11%) Retail
3 47 (5.99%) Banking
4 43 (5.48%) Legal
5 26 (3.31%) Games
5 26 (3.31%) Law
6 25 (3.18%) Telecoms
7 22 (2.80%) Back Office
8 19 (2.42%) Marketing
9 15 (1.91%) Manufacturing
10 13 (1.66%) Investment Banking
10 13 (1.66%) Polish Language
11 7 (0.89%) Electronics
11 7 (0.89%) Front Office
11 7 (0.89%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.51%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.51%) Local Government
13 3 (0.38%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.38%) Automotive
13 3 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 254 (32.36%) Analyst
2 234 (29.81%) Test Analyst
3 172 (21.91%) Tester
4 114 (14.52%) Test Engineer
5 112 (14.27%) Test Manager
6 78 (9.94%) Test Leader
7 54 (6.88%) QA Engineer
8 51 (6.50%) Automation Test Analyst
9 47 (5.99%) Automation Tester
10 44 (5.61%) Senior Analyst
10 44 (5.61%) Test Automation Engineer
11 40 (5.10%) Senior Test Analyst
12 35 (4.46%) Software Tester
13 30 (3.82%) Java Engineer
14 29 (3.69%) Developer
14 29 (3.69%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
15 26 (3.31%) Software Test Engineer
16 24 (3.06%) QA Analyst
16 24 (3.06%) Senior Tester
16 24 (3.06%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (11.97%) .NET
2 59 (7.52%) XML
3 45 (5.73%) HTML
4 41 (5.22%) Web Services
5 38 (4.84%) CSS
6 31 (3.95%) SOAP
7 22 (2.80%) JSON
8 16 (2.04%) Gherkin
8 16 (2.04%) RESTful
9 14 (1.78%) Middleware
9 14 (1.78%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 13 (1.66%) ASP.NET
10 13 (1.66%) REST
11 11 (1.40%) JDBC
12 9 (1.15%) Ajax
12 9 (1.15%) Spring
13 6 (0.76%) HTML5
14 5 (0.64%) FIX Protocol
14 5 (0.64%) JMS
14 5 (0.64%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 90 (11.46%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (7.64%) Computer Science
3 42 (5.35%) Mobile App
4 32 (4.08%) Management Information System
5 24 (3.06%) Data Centre
6 22 (2.80%) Client/Server
7 20 (2.55%) Mathematics
8 19 (2.42%) Credit Risk
9 18 (2.29%) Market Risk
9 18 (2.29%) User Experience
10 17 (2.17%) Fintech
11 15 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
12 14 (1.78%) N-Tier
13 12 (1.53%) iPad
13 12 (1.53%) Online Gambling
14 10 (1.27%) Online Games
15 8 (1.02%) Internet of Things
15 8 (1.02%) Life Science
16 5 (0.64%) Cybercrime
16 5 (0.64%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 92 (11.72%) Unix
2 85 (10.83%) Windows
3 65 (8.28%) Linux
4 16 (2.04%) Solaris
5 10 (1.27%) Windows 7
6 6 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (0.64%) Android
7 5 (0.64%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.64%) Windows Server
7 5 (0.64%) Windows XP
8 4 (0.51%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.13%) AIX
9 1 (0.13%) CentOS
9 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 474 (60.38%) Agile Software Development
2 424 (54.01%) Functional Testing
3 290 (36.94%) Test Automation
4 206 (26.24%) User Acceptance Testing
5 199 (25.35%) Test Scripting
6 195 (24.84%) Test Strategy
7 191 (24.33%) Software Testing
8 146 (18.60%) Scrum
9 142 (18.09%) SDLC
9 142 (18.09%) Test Management
10 130 (16.56%) Automated Testing
11 121 (15.41%) Waterfall
12 120 (15.29%) Performance Testing
13 106 (13.50%) Automation Testing
14 101 (12.87%) Manual Testing
15 97 (12.36%) BDD
16 95 (12.10%) Regression Testing
17 91 (11.59%) E-Commerce
17 91 (11.59%) TDD
18 75 (9.55%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 262 (33.38%) SQL
2 236 (30.06%) Java
3 103 (13.12%) C#
4 72 (9.17%) JavaScript
5 62 (7.90%) Ruby
6 47 (5.99%) Python
7 40 (5.10%) Shell Script
8 32 (4.08%) C++
9 24 (3.06%) C
9 24 (3.06%) PHP
10 22 (2.80%) Perl
11 21 (2.68%) VBScript
12 20 (2.55%) VB
13 17 (2.17%) Bash Shell
14 16 (2.04%) PL/SQL
15 11 (1.40%) Delphi
16 8 (1.02%) T-SQL
17 7 (0.89%) Groovy
17 7 (0.89%) XPath
18 5 (0.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 245 (31.21%) ISEB
2 230 (29.30%) ISTQB
3 124 (15.80%) Degree
4 61 (7.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 47 (5.99%) Security Cleared
6 28 (3.57%) SC Cleared
7 23 (2.93%) PMI Certification
7 23 (2.93%) PMP
8 18 (2.29%) DV Cleared
9 16 (2.04%) ISEB Practitioner
10 14 (1.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 4 (0.51%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 275 (35.03%) QA
2 9 (1.15%) SDET
3 6 (0.76%) Solvency II
4 5 (0.64%) ISO 8583
4 5 (0.64%) ISO20022
5 3 (0.38%) SLA
5 3 (0.38%) WAI
6 2 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.25%) ISO27002
6 2 (0.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (0.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.13%) Docker
2 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 59 (7.52%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.89%) CA Service Virtualization
2 7 (0.89%) CA Wily
3 5 (0.64%) nmon
3 5 (0.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (0.38%) HP SiteScope
5 2 (0.25%) OpenView
5 2 (0.25%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.13%) Ansible
6 1 (0.13%) Grafana
6 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 94 (11.97%) Microsoft
2 73 (9.30%) Oracle
3 69 (8.79%) HP
4 28 (3.57%) SAP
5 15 (1.91%) WorldPay
6 14 (1.78%) IBM
6 14 (1.78%) Red Hat
7 12 (1.53%) Dynatrace
7 12 (1.53%) Rally
8 7 (0.89%) AppDynamics
8 7 (0.89%) CA
9 4 (0.51%) Capita
9 4 (0.51%) Hitachi
9 4 (0.51%) Intalio
9 4 (0.51%) Perforce
9 4 (0.51%) Telerik
10 3 (0.38%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.38%) JD Edwards
10 3 (0.38%) Sun
11 2 (0.25%) Murex
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,500 - 35,000 + Bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bedfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Flexitime
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 11 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + training and excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £37,000 - £50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £48,000 - £62,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £300/Day
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Loyal Retainers Ltd
Salary: From £43,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40000 - 60000
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £29000 - £34000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 70,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + training and excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + travel + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago