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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Non-Functional Testing
Rank 830 808 794
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -14
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 43 44 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.040% 0.044% 0.088%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.049% 0.054% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 23 38 81
Average salary £37,500 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £41,750 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £91,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -15.00%
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
87520 80865 87791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.06% 81.20% 79.24%
Number of salaries quoted 70546 67175 74865
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -7 13 £40,000 -33.33% 1
South East -1 11 - -
Yorkshire -38 8 £33,500 -10.66%
East of England -15 7 £67,500 +58.82% 1
North West -16 3 £37,500 -60.52%
East Midlands -13 1 - -
Non-Functional Testing
UK

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 52 (56.52%) QA
2 47 (51.09%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (48.91%) SQL
4 43 (46.74%) ISEB
5 37 (40.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 35 (38.04%) Finance
7 30 (32.61%) Test Scripting
8 28 (30.43%) Regression Testing
9 27 (29.35%) Test Strategy
10 25 (27.17%) LoadRunner
11 24 (26.09%) Automated Testing
12 21 (22.83%) Test Automation
13 18 (19.57%) Test Management
13 18 (19.57%) Oracle
13 18 (19.57%) UNIX
13 18 (19.57%) Scrum
14 17 (18.48%) Retail
14 17 (18.48%) HP
15 16 (17.39%) SQL Server
16 15 (16.30%) C#
16 15 (16.30%) Windows
16 15 (16.30%) Manual Testing
16 15 (16.30%) Security Cleared
17 14 (15.22%) ISTQB
17 14 (15.22%) HP Quality Center
17 14 (15.22%) HTML
17 14 (15.22%) Risk Management
18 13 (14.13%) Migration
18 13 (14.13%) Banking
18 13 (14.13%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (10.87%) Apache
2 7 (7.61%) IIS
3 5 (5.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (8.70%) Mingle
2 1 (1.09%) MS Project
2 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.61%) LAN
2 5 (5.43%) WAN
3 1 (1.09%) HTTP
3 1 (1.09%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.78%) Hadoop
3 8 (8.70%) Azure SQL Database
3 8 (8.70%) MySQL
4 7 (7.61%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.09%) Big Data
6 1 (1.09%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (27.17%) LoadRunner
2 12 (13.04%) QuickTest Pro
3 11 (11.96%) JIRA
4 10 (10.87%) SilkPerformer
5 9 (9.78%) Bugzilla
6 7 (7.61%) Selenium
6 7 (7.61%) WebDriver
7 4 (4.35%) Visual Studio
7 4 (4.35%) WinRunner
8 3 (3.26%) Cucumber
8 3 (3.26%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (2.17%) JUnit
9 2 (2.17%) JMeter
10 1 (1.09%) NUnit
10 1 (1.09%) Maven
10 1 (1.09%) SoapUI
10 1 (1.09%) FogBugz
10 1 (1.09%) eggPlant
10 1 (1.09%) Facilita Forecast
10 1 (1.09%) Selenium IDE
General
1 35 (38.04%) Finance
2 17 (18.48%) Retail
3 13 (14.13%) Banking
4 11 (11.96%) Telecoms
5 8 (8.70%) Advertising
6 6 (6.52%) Financial Institution
7 3 (3.26%) Investment Banking
8 2 (2.17%) Retail Banking
9 1 (1.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (22.83%) Analyst
2 17 (18.48%) Test Analyst
2 17 (18.48%) Tester
3 15 (16.30%) Test Manager
3 15 (16.30%) Consultant
4 14 (15.22%) Test Consultant
5 11 (11.96%) Senior Test Analyst
5 11 (11.96%) Senior Analyst
6 10 (10.87%) QA Tester
7 8 (8.70%) Technical Manager
7 8 (8.70%) Technical Project Manager
7 8 (8.70%) Architect
7 8 (8.70%) Project Manager
7 8 (8.70%) QA Analyst
7 8 (8.70%) Test Architect
8 7 (7.61%) Head of Testing
9 6 (6.52%) Senior Manager
10 5 (5.43%) Testing Manager
10 5 (5.43%) Test Leader
11 4 (4.35%) Infrastructure Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.22%) HTML
2 11 (11.96%) .NET
3 10 (10.87%) ASP.NET
4 8 (8.70%) SAML
4 8 (8.70%) Lucene
4 8 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (8.70%) HTML5
5 6 (6.52%) XML
6 3 (3.26%) Web Services
7 2 (2.17%) XML Schema
8 1 (1.09%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.09%) SOAP
8 1 (1.09%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.13%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.35%) Fixed Income
2 4 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (3.26%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.26%) Equities
4 2 (2.17%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.09%) IVR
5 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (19.57%) UNIX
2 15 (16.30%) Windows
3 13 (14.13%) Linux
4 11 (11.96%) Solaris
5 10 (10.87%) Windows XP
5 10 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (10.87%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (51.09%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (32.61%) Test Scripting
3 28 (30.43%) Regression Testing
4 27 (29.35%) Test Strategy
5 24 (26.09%) Automated Testing
6 21 (22.83%) Test Automation
7 18 (19.57%) Test Management
7 18 (19.57%) Scrum
8 15 (16.30%) Manual Testing
9 14 (15.22%) Risk Management
10 13 (14.13%) Migration
10 13 (14.13%) Software Testing
10 13 (14.13%) Performance Testing
11 12 (13.04%) Business Analysis
11 12 (13.04%) Integration Acceptance Testing
12 11 (11.96%) TDD
12 11 (11.96%) Project Planning
13 10 (10.87%) Validation
13 10 (10.87%) Line Management
14 9 (9.78%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (48.91%) SQL
2 15 (16.30%) C#
3 12 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 11 (11.96%) Java
5 10 (10.87%) PHP
6 8 (8.70%) Perl
6 8 (8.70%) Ruby
6 8 (8.70%) Groovy
7 7 (7.61%) Shell Script
7 7 (7.61%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.35%) C++
9 2 (2.17%) Scala
10 1 (1.09%) VB
10 1 (1.09%) Python
10 1 (1.09%) C
Qualifications
1 43 (46.74%) ISEB
2 37 (40.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 15 (16.30%) Security Cleared
4 14 (15.22%) ISTQB
5 13 (14.13%) Degree
6 4 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (56.52%) QA
2 6 (6.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (10.87%) VMware ESX
1 10 (10.87%) VMware Workstation
1 10 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.43%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.09%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 14 (15.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (19.57%) Oracle
2 17 (18.48%) HP
3 10 (10.87%) NetApp
3 10 (10.87%) VMware
3 10 (10.87%) Fujitsu
4 8 (8.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.09%) Sun
5 1 (1.09%) SAP
5 1 (1.09%) VocaLink
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