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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Non-Functional Testing
Rank 772 803 770
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -33
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 87 57 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.088% 0.057% 0.085%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.070% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 76 40 49
Average salary £40,000 £43,750 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% -4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £75,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,750
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -23.49%
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
82183 81805 80664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.86% 82.39% 80.12%
Number of salaries quoted 67588 65765 67902
Average salary £49,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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
Yorkshire +24 47 £40,000 +14.28% 1
London +17 18 £50,000 -33.33% 1
South West -15 10 £29,500 -45.11%
East of England +3 7 £65,000 +113.11%
South East -18 4 £35,000 -17.64%
North West - 1 £32,500 - 1
Non-Functional Testing
UK

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 88 (57.52%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (54.25%) SQL
3 77 (50.33%) QA
4 72 (47.06%) Performance Testing
5 61 (39.87%) Finance
6 57 (37.25%) ISEB
7 48 (31.37%) Test Strategy
8 44 (28.76%) NUnit
9 42 (27.45%) Oracle
10 41 (26.80%) Test Scripting
10 41 (26.80%) Line Management
11 40 (26.14%) Unit Testing
11 40 (26.14%) Agile Testing
12 36 (23.53%) JUnit
12 36 (23.53%) Configuration Management
13 35 (22.88%) LoadRunner
14 34 (22.22%) HP
15 31 (20.26%) Mentoring
16 29 (18.95%) Test Planning
16 29 (18.95%) SQL Server
17 27 (17.65%) Web Services
18 26 (16.99%) MS Excel
19 24 (15.69%) SOAP
19 24 (15.69%) Regression Testing
20 22 (14.38%) Software Testing
20 22 (14.38%) XML
21 21 (13.73%) Automated Testing
22 20 (13.07%) Degree
23 19 (12.42%) JIRA
23 19 (12.42%) People Management

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 10 (6.54%) WebLogic
2 4 (2.61%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (2.61%) Apache
2 4 (2.61%) Tomcat
2 4 (2.61%) IIS
3 3 (1.96%) Oracle BPEL
3 3 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 26 (16.99%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.58%) MS Office
3 1 (0.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.61%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (2.61%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (2.61%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (1.96%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.96%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (1.96%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.61%) LAN
1 4 (2.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (18.95%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.80%) Oracle Database
3 8 (5.23%) NonStop SQL
4 3 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 44 (28.76%) NUnit
2 36 (23.53%) JUnit
3 35 (22.88%) LoadRunner
4 19 (12.42%) JIRA
5 17 (11.11%) JMeter
6 15 (9.80%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (9.80%) Bugzilla
7 13 (8.50%) Selenium
8 10 (6.54%) TeamCity
8 10 (6.54%) Git (software)
9 8 (5.23%) QuickTest Pro
10 7 (4.58%) SoapUI
11 5 (3.27%) WinRunner
11 5 (3.27%) SilkPerformer
12 4 (2.61%) Jenkins
12 4 (2.61%) Visual Studio
13 1 (0.65%) ClearQuest
13 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio Team System
13 1 (0.65%) WebDriver
13 1 (0.65%) SpecFlow
General
1 61 (39.87%) Finance
2 16 (10.46%) Banking
3 15 (9.80%) Retail
4 14 (9.15%) Telecoms
5 13 (8.50%) Games
6 3 (1.96%) Online Betting
7 1 (0.65%) Legal
7 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 57 (37.25%) Analyst
1 57 (37.25%) Test Analyst
2 26 (16.99%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 17 (11.11%) Test Leader
3 17 (11.11%) Architect
4 14 (9.15%) Test Engineer
5 13 (8.50%) Tester
6 12 (7.84%) Test Architect
7 11 (7.19%) Test Team Leader
7 11 (7.19%) Team Leader
8 10 (6.54%) Senior Test Analyst
8 10 (6.54%) Senior Analyst
8 10 (6.54%) Test Manager
9 9 (5.88%) Consultant
10 8 (5.23%) Test Consultant
11 6 (3.92%) Senior Test Engineer
12 5 (3.27%) Lead Architect
12 5 (3.27%) Non-Functional Tester
13 4 (2.61%) Systems Tester
13 4 (2.61%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (17.65%) Web Services
2 24 (15.69%) SOAP
3 22 (14.38%) XML
4 13 (8.50%) .NET
4 13 (8.50%) XSD
4 13 (8.50%) WSDL
5 10 (6.54%) WCF
5 10 (6.54%) REST
6 3 (1.96%) HTML
7 1 (0.65%) Middleware
7 1 (0.65%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (0.65%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.46%) Computer Science
2 13 (8.50%) Online Games
2 13 (8.50%) Mobile App
3 8 (5.23%) N-Tier
4 7 (4.58%) Open Source
5 3 (1.96%) NHS
5 3 (1.96%) IPTV
5 3 (1.96%) Over-the-Top Content
6 2 (1.31%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.31%) New Media
7 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.65%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.65%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.65%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.84%) Linux
2 9 (5.88%) UNIX
3 6 (3.92%) Solaris
4 5 (3.27%) Windows
4 5 (3.27%) Windows XP
4 5 (3.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (3.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (57.52%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (47.06%) Performance Testing
3 48 (31.37%) Test Strategy
4 41 (26.80%) Test Scripting
4 41 (26.80%) Line Management
5 40 (26.14%) Unit Testing
5 40 (26.14%) Agile Testing
6 36 (23.53%) Configuration Management
7 31 (20.26%) Mentoring
8 29 (18.95%) Test Planning
9 24 (15.69%) Regression Testing
10 22 (14.38%) Software Testing
11 21 (13.73%) Automated Testing
12 19 (12.42%) People Management
13 17 (11.11%) Manual Testing
13 17 (11.11%) Migration
14 16 (10.46%) Test Management
15 15 (9.80%) Security Testing
15 15 (9.80%) Kanban
16 14 (9.15%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 83 (54.25%) SQL
2 15 (9.80%) C#
3 14 (9.15%) Java
4 11 (7.19%) PL/SQL
4 11 (7.19%) Shell Script
5 4 (2.61%) T-SQL
5 4 (2.61%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.96%) PHP
7 1 (0.65%) Python
7 1 (0.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 57 (37.25%) ISEB
2 20 (13.07%) Degree
3 17 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 16 (10.46%) ISTQB
5 9 (5.88%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.96%) Sun Certification
7 2 (1.31%) VCP4
8 1 (0.65%) PMP
8 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.65%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (50.33%) QA
2 12 (7.84%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.27%) VMware ESX
1 5 (3.27%) VMware Workstation
1 5 (3.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (8.50%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (1.96%) cPanel
Vendors
1 42 (27.45%) Oracle
2 34 (22.22%) HP
3 16 (10.46%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.27%) NetApp
4 5 (3.27%) VMware
4 5 (3.27%) Fujitsu
4 5 (3.27%) VocaLink
5 3 (1.96%) Citrix
5 3 (1.96%) BT
6 1 (0.65%) Cognos
6 1 (0.65%) IBM
6 1 (0.65%) Capita
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