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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Non-Functional Testing
Rank 788 855 810
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -45
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 85 47 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.083% 0.042% 0.060%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.099% 0.051% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 71 41 35
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £33,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,375 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+23.92% -12.50%
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
85686 91392 83126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.21% 82.07% 80.36%
Number of salaries quoted 70001 74313 69088
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 May 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 May 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
(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
Yorkshire +14 28 £50,000 +42.85%
London +50 26 £52,000 -16.80% 4
South West -1 14 £32,250 -33.84%
East of England +30 9 £55,000 +65.41%
South East +18 4 £70,000 +64.70% 1
North West +9 2 £32,500 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £60,000 - 1
Non-Functional Testing
UK

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 85 (50.90%) SQL
2 83 (49.70%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (43.71%) Performance Testing
4 71 (42.51%) QA
4 71 (42.51%) ISEB
5 62 (37.13%) Finance
6 55 (32.93%) Test Scripting
7 49 (29.34%) Test Strategy
8 41 (24.55%) Unit Testing
9 40 (23.95%) NUnit
10 38 (22.75%) LoadRunner
11 36 (21.56%) Agile Testing
12 35 (20.96%) Line Management
13 34 (20.36%) Oracle
14 33 (19.76%) JUnit
15 32 (19.16%) Configuration Management
15 32 (19.16%) User Acceptance Testing
16 28 (16.77%) Test Planning
16 28 (16.77%) Mentoring
16 28 (16.77%) HP
16 28 (16.77%) XML
17 27 (16.17%) Web Services
18 26 (15.57%) MS Excel
19 25 (14.97%) SQL Server
20 24 (14.37%) ISTQB
21 23 (13.77%) Degree
22 22 (13.17%) Software Testing
22 22 (13.17%) Test Management
23 21 (12.57%) SOAP
24 20 (11.98%) JIRA

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 12 (7.19%) WebLogic
2 4 (2.40%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (1.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (1.80%) Oracle BPEL
3 3 (1.80%) Apache
Applications
1 26 (15.57%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.79%) MS Office
3 1 (0.60%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.40%) Oracle Financials
1 4 (2.40%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (2.40%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.80%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (1.80%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (1.80%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.60%) Unified Communications
1 1 (0.60%) LAN
1 1 (0.60%) VoIP
1 1 (0.60%) WAN
1 1 (0.60%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (14.97%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.59%) Oracle Database
3 9 (5.39%) NonStop SQL
4 3 (1.80%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 40 (23.95%) NUnit
2 38 (22.75%) LoadRunner
3 33 (19.76%) JUnit
4 20 (11.98%) JIRA
5 19 (11.38%) JMeter
6 18 (10.78%) Selenium
7 15 (8.98%) Bugzilla
7 15 (8.98%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (7.19%) QuickTest Pro
9 10 (5.99%) TeamCity
9 10 (5.99%) Git (software)
10 9 (5.39%) SoapUI
11 7 (4.19%) Visual Studio
12 5 (2.99%) WebDriver
13 4 (2.40%) Jenkins
14 2 (1.20%) ClearQuest
15 1 (0.60%) Appium
15 1 (0.60%) SpecFlow
15 1 (0.60%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 62 (37.13%) Finance
2 13 (7.78%) Games
3 12 (7.19%) Banking
4 9 (5.39%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.59%) Retail
6 5 (2.99%) Legal
7 3 (1.80%) Online Betting
8 2 (1.20%) Billing
9 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 65 (38.92%) Analyst
1 65 (38.92%) Test Analyst
2 28 (16.77%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 22 (13.17%) Test Manager
4 20 (11.98%) Tester
5 18 (10.78%) Test Leader
6 13 (7.78%) Test Engineer
7 10 (5.99%) Consultant
8 9 (5.39%) Test Consultant
9 8 (4.79%) Test Team Leader
9 8 (4.79%) Team Leader
10 7 (4.19%) Non-Functional Tester
10 7 (4.19%) Test Architect
10 7 (4.19%) Architect
11 6 (3.59%) Senior Test Engineer
12 5 (2.99%) Systems Tester
12 5 (2.99%) Senior Test Analyst
12 5 (2.99%) Senior Analyst
13 4 (2.40%) Head of Testing
14 3 (1.80%) QA Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (16.77%) XML
2 27 (16.17%) Web Services
3 21 (12.57%) SOAP
4 15 (8.98%) .NET
5 10 (5.99%) XSD
5 10 (5.99%) WSDL
5 10 (5.99%) WCF
5 10 (5.99%) REST
6 5 (2.99%) Gherkin
7 4 (2.40%) Middleware
8 3 (1.80%) HTML
9 1 (0.60%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (0.60%) RESTful
9 1 (0.60%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (0.60%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.38%) Computer Science
2 13 (7.78%) Online Games
2 13 (7.78%) Mobile App
3 8 (4.79%) N-Tier
4 6 (3.59%) Open Source
5 4 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.80%) Over-the-Top Content
6 3 (1.80%) IPTV
6 3 (1.80%) NHS
7 2 (1.20%) Smart Meter
7 2 (1.20%) New Media
7 2 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.60%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.60%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.60%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.60%) Equities
8 1 (0.60%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.60%) Derivative
8 1 (0.60%) Statistics
8 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.79%) Linux
2 4 (2.40%) Windows
3 3 (1.80%) UNIX
4 1 (0.60%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (49.70%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (43.71%) Performance Testing
3 55 (32.93%) Test Scripting
4 49 (29.34%) Test Strategy
5 41 (24.55%) Unit Testing
6 36 (21.56%) Agile Testing
7 35 (20.96%) Line Management
8 32 (19.16%) Configuration Management
8 32 (19.16%) User Acceptance Testing
9 28 (16.77%) Test Planning
9 28 (16.77%) Mentoring
10 22 (13.17%) Software Testing
10 22 (13.17%) Test Management
11 19 (11.38%) Integration Testing
11 19 (11.38%) ITIL
11 19 (11.38%) Regression Testing
12 18 (10.78%) Automated Testing
12 18 (10.78%) Functional Testing
12 18 (10.78%) Coaching
12 18 (10.78%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (50.90%) SQL
2 13 (7.78%) C#
3 11 (6.59%) Java
4 8 (4.79%) Shell Script
4 8 (4.79%) T-SQL
4 8 (4.79%) PL/SQL
5 7 (4.19%) Python
6 5 (2.99%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.80%) PHP
8 1 (0.60%) Ruby
8 1 (0.60%) VBScript
8 1 (0.60%) Perl
Qualifications
1 71 (42.51%) ISEB
2 24 (14.37%) ISTQB
3 23 (13.77%) Degree
4 17 (10.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (4.19%) ISEB Practitioner
6 6 (3.59%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.80%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 3 (1.80%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.60%) PMP
8 1 (0.60%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (42.51%) QA
2 7 (4.19%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 10 (5.99%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.80%) cPanel
2 3 (1.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 34 (20.36%) Oracle
2 28 (16.77%) HP
3 17 (10.18%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.59%) Capita
5 5 (2.99%) VocaLink
5 5 (2.99%) Cognos
6 4 (2.40%) Citrix
7 3 (1.80%) BT
8 1 (0.60%) IBM
Preston
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North East
Harvey Nash RPO
Salary: £50000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 7 days ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Health, Car, Pension
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago