The table below looks at the statistics for Non-Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Non-Functional Testing over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 131 120 133
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +13
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 15 23 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.68% 1.15% 0.099%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 1.40% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 2
Average salary £60,000 £75,000 £65,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +14.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £55,000 £61,100
10% offered a salary of more than £87,000 £83,500 £69,900
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.25% -
Non-Functional Testing
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1816 1638 1591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 82.51% 81.78% 78.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1528 1269 1180
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Non-Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Non-Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing across the Hertfordshire region.

Non-Functional Testing Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Non-Functional Testing Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Non-Functional Testing
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
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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
Watford +17 8 £60,000 - 1
Royston - 2 £42,500 -
St Albans - 2 £105,000 -
Rickmansworth -5 1 £45,000 -40.00%
Non-Functional Testing
East of England

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 20 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (75.00%) Java
3 12 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 11 (45.83%) SQL
5 10 (41.67%) Oracle
5 10 (41.67%) QA
6 9 (37.50%) Unix
6 9 (37.50%) IBM
6 9 (37.50%) LoadRunner
6 9 (37.50%) Shell Script
6 9 (37.50%) Test Automation
6 9 (37.50%) Functional Testing
7 8 (33.33%) ISO20022
7 8 (33.33%) Finance
7 8 (33.33%) Web Services
7 8 (33.33%) ISO 8583
8 7 (29.17%) JIRA
9 6 (25.00%) Release Management
9 6 (25.00%) Test Scripting
9 6 (25.00%) WebSphere
9 6 (25.00%) Application Packaging
9 6 (25.00%) PKI
9 6 (25.00%) SSL
9 6 (25.00%) Scrum
9 6 (25.00%) Spring
9 6 (25.00%) XML
9 6 (25.00%) DB2
9 6 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
9 6 (25.00%) WebLogic
9 6 (25.00%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 6 (25.00%) MQSeries
1 6 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 6 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 6 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) DB2
1 6 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) LoadRunner
2 7 (29.17%) JIRA
3 6 (25.00%) ClearQuest
4 4 (16.67%) Selenium
5 3 (12.50%) Cucumber
5 3 (12.50%) HP UFT
5 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
5 3 (12.50%) QADirector
5 3 (12.50%) Subversion
5 3 (12.50%) TestDirector
6 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Analyst
1 11 (45.83%) Test Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Architect
3 6 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) QA Automation Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) QA Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) QA Test Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Test Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Agile Test Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Automation Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Head of QA
5 3 (12.50%) Head of Test
5 3 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Software QA Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Software Test Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) Web Services
2 6 (25.00%) JMS
2 6 (25.00%) Middleware
2 6 (25.00%) RESTful
2 6 (25.00%) Spring
2 6 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) PKI
2 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
2 5 (20.83%) SWIFT
3 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Unix
2 3 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 9 (37.50%) Functional Testing
3 9 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 6 (25.00%) Application Packaging
4 6 (25.00%) Open Source
4 6 (25.00%) Presales
4 6 (25.00%) Release Management
4 6 (25.00%) Scrum
4 6 (25.00%) SDLC
4 6 (25.00%) Software Architecture
4 6 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (12.50%) Automated Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 3 (12.50%) Manual Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Performance Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Regression Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) Java
2 11 (45.83%) SQL
3 9 (37.50%) Shell Script
4 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 3 (12.50%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (41.67%) QA
2 8 (33.33%) ISO 8583
2 8 (33.33%) ISO20022
3 5 (20.83%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Oracle
2 9 (37.50%) IBM
3 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (25.00%) TIBCO
4 4 (16.67%) VocaLink
5 3 (12.50%) HP
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