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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 731 796 756
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -40
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 153 92 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.086% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.10% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 106 65 71
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £87,500 £81,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,715 £48,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.01% +12.94%
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
86980 88764 81227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 85.08% 82.85% 81.69%
Number of salaries quoted 72449 71450 67160
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 August 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 28 August 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
London +11 45 £70,000 +47.36% 3
South West +10 33 £32,500 -13.33%
Yorkshire +27 27 £41,250 +23.13%
North West +22 22 £45,000 +20.00% 1
East of England -8 13 £55,000 -18.51%
South East +12 6 £50,000 -16.66% 1
West Midlands - 2 £44,379 -
Non-Functional Testing
UK

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 141 (47.47%) Finance
2 104 (35.02%) ISEB
3 101 (34.01%) Agile Software Development
3 101 (34.01%) QA
4 98 (33.00%) Java
5 86 (28.96%) SQL
6 81 (27.27%) Performance Testing
7 76 (25.59%) Test Automation
8 68 (22.90%) Oracle
9 66 (22.22%) Selenium
10 63 (21.21%) Banking
11 62 (20.88%) LoadRunner
12 60 (20.20%) Test Strategy
13 58 (19.53%) ISTQB
14 57 (19.19%) Test Management
15 53 (17.85%) Test Scripting
15 53 (17.85%) HP
15 53 (17.85%) IBM
16 50 (16.84%) User Acceptance Testing
17 49 (16.50%) System Integration Testing
18 48 (16.16%) Middleware
19 44 (14.81%) XML
19 44 (14.81%) Line Management
20 42 (14.14%) JMeter
20 42 (14.14%) WebDriver
21 40 (13.47%) Coaching
22 39 (13.13%) Mentoring
23 37 (12.46%) HP Quality Center
23 37 (12.46%) OO
24 35 (11.78%) Configuration Management

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 27 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 5 (1.68%) Tuxedo
2 5 (1.68%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.01%) MQSeries
3 3 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (1.01%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.67%) IIS
5 1 (0.34%) MTS
Applications
1 11 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 32 (10.77%) Temenos T24
1 32 (10.77%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.34%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.36%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.01%) HTTP
3 2 (0.67%) Internet
3 2 (0.67%) Network Security
3 2 (0.67%) DNS
3 2 (0.67%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.34%) SSL
4 1 (0.34%) ATM
4 1 (0.34%) LAN
4 1 (0.34%) VoIP
4 1 (0.34%) WAN
4 1 (0.34%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.34%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (10.77%) OLTP
2 31 (10.44%) Relational Database
3 22 (7.41%) Oracle Database
4 14 (4.71%) SQL Server
5 6 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.01%) DB2
7 3 (1.01%) NonStop SQL
8 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.34%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 66 (22.22%) Selenium
2 62 (20.88%) LoadRunner
3 42 (14.14%) JMeter
3 42 (14.14%) WebDriver
4 30 (10.10%) HP UFT
5 25 (8.42%) SoapUI
6 20 (6.73%) Cucumber
7 18 (6.06%) Selenium IDE
8 17 (5.72%) JUnit
9 14 (4.71%) JIRA
10 9 (3.03%) Visual Studio
10 9 (3.03%) Jenkins
11 7 (2.36%) ClearQuest
11 7 (2.36%) NUnit
12 6 (2.02%) Subversion
12 6 (2.02%) TeamCity
12 6 (2.02%) Git (software)
12 6 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (2.02%) NeoLoad
13 5 (1.68%) WinRunner
General
1 141 (47.47%) Finance
2 63 (21.21%) Banking
3 33 (11.11%) Financial Institution
4 13 (4.38%) Investment Banking
5 8 (2.69%) Retail
6 5 (1.68%) Legal
7 3 (1.01%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.67%) Marketing
8 2 (0.67%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.67%) Billing
8 2 (0.67%) Electronics
9 1 (0.34%) Law
Job Titles
1 80 (26.94%) Test Manager
2 53 (17.85%) Analyst
3 52 (17.51%) Test Analyst
4 45 (15.15%) Tester
5 37 (12.46%) Architect
6 29 (9.76%) Test Leader
7 18 (6.06%) Test Architect
7 18 (6.06%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
8 17 (5.72%) Test Engineer
9 15 (5.05%) Consultant
9 15 (5.05%) Automation Tester
9 15 (5.05%) Performance Test Leader
10 14 (4.71%) Selenium Tester
11 12 (4.04%) Technical Engineer
11 12 (4.04%) Test Consultant
12 10 (3.37%) Senior Test Analyst
12 10 (3.37%) Senior Analyst
12 10 (3.37%) Solutions Architect
12 10 (3.37%) Non-Functional Test Engineer
13 7 (2.36%) Test Automation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (16.16%) Middleware
2 44 (14.81%) XML
3 21 (7.07%) .NET
4 14 (4.71%) Apache Flex
5 11 (3.70%) Web Services
6 8 (2.69%) SOAP
7 7 (2.36%) Gherkin
8 6 (2.02%) RESTful
9 4 (1.35%) REST
10 3 (1.01%) Spring
10 3 (1.01%) Application Packaging
10 3 (1.01%) FIX Protocol
10 3 (1.01%) JMS
11 2 (0.67%) WinForms
11 2 (0.67%) ASP.NET
11 2 (0.67%) WCF
11 2 (0.67%) WPF
12 1 (0.34%) JSON
12 1 (0.34%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.37%) N-Tier
3 9 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.02%) GIS
4 6 (2.02%) Statistics
5 5 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.35%) Derivative
7 3 (1.01%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.01%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.01%) SWIFT
8 2 (0.67%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.67%) CMDB
8 2 (0.67%) Smart Meter
8 2 (0.67%) Cryptography
8 2 (0.67%) DTV
8 2 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.67%) Fixed Income
8 2 (0.67%) Equities
9 1 (0.34%) CESG
9 1 (0.34%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 23 (7.74%) Linux
2 19 (6.40%) UNIX
3 18 (6.06%) Windows
4 10 (3.37%) Android
4 10 (3.37%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.68%) Solaris
6 2 (0.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (34.01%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (27.27%) Performance Testing
3 76 (25.59%) Test Automation
4 60 (20.20%) Test Strategy
5 57 (19.19%) Test Management
6 53 (17.85%) Test Scripting
7 50 (16.84%) User Acceptance Testing
8 49 (16.50%) System Integration Testing
9 44 (14.81%) Line Management
10 40 (13.47%) Coaching
11 39 (13.13%) Mentoring
12 37 (12.46%) OO
13 35 (11.78%) Configuration Management
14 34 (11.45%) Stakeholder Management
15 32 (10.77%) Cash Management
15 32 (10.77%) Test Planning
16 30 (10.10%) ITIL
17 29 (9.76%) Data Management
18 27 (9.09%) OOP
18 27 (9.09%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 98 (33.00%) Java
2 86 (28.96%) SQL
3 19 (6.40%) C#
4 15 (5.05%) Python
5 11 (3.70%) Shell Script
5 11 (3.70%) PL/SQL
6 8 (2.69%) JavaScript
7 7 (2.36%) Ruby
7 7 (2.36%) T-SQL
8 6 (2.02%) Groovy
9 5 (1.68%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.35%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.67%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.67%) C
12 1 (0.34%) C++
12 1 (0.34%) Perl
12 1 (0.34%) PHP
Qualifications
1 104 (35.02%) ISEB
2 58 (19.53%) ISTQB
3 27 (9.09%) ISEB Practitioner
4 17 (5.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (3.03%) Degree
5 9 (3.03%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.01%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (0.67%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.67%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.67%) CISSP
7 2 (0.67%) IBM Certification
8 1 (0.34%) CISA
8 1 (0.34%) CISM
8 1 (0.34%) MCSD
8 1 (0.34%) MCSA
8 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.34%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.34%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (34.01%) QA
2 4 (1.35%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.01%) ISO 8583
4 2 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (1.68%) Oracle RAC
1 5 (1.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 37 (12.46%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.34%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 68 (22.90%) Oracle
2 53 (17.85%) IBM
2 53 (17.85%) HP
3 32 (10.77%) Green Hat
4 17 (5.72%) Microsoft
5 9 (3.03%) Capita
6 5 (1.68%) Cognos
7 4 (1.35%) WorldPay
8 3 (1.01%) TIBCO
8 3 (1.01%) SOASTA, Inc
9 2 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.67%) SAP
10 1 (0.34%) Temenos
10 1 (0.34%) Citrix
10 1 (0.34%) Fundtech
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