The table below looks at the statistics for Non-Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Non-Functional Testing over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Non-Functional Testing
Rank 623 585 591
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +6
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 14 21 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.030% 0.048% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.036% 0.057% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 48
Average salary £35,000 £60,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.66% +37.14%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -15.00%
Non-Functional Testing
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 London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38449 36671 40469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.70% 83.63% 81.48%
Number of salaries quoted 31645 30415 34772
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
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 London

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

Non-Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in London

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Trend in London

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

Non-Functional Testing Salary Trend in London

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing across the London region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Non-Functional Testing Salary Histogram in London

Non-Functional Testing
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 18 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
(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
City of London -3 6 £35,000 -41.66%
Docklands, London - 2 £47,500 -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Non-Functional Testing
England

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 25 (71.43%) QA
2 16 (45.71%) SQL
3 15 (42.86%) Finance
4 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (37.14%) Banking
6 11 (31.43%) Scrum
7 10 (28.57%) ISEB
7 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (25.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 9 (25.71%) Test Scripting
9 7 (20.00%) Retail
9 7 (20.00%) TDD
10 6 (17.14%) QuickTest Pro
10 6 (17.14%) PHP
10 6 (17.14%) C#
10 6 (17.14%) Risk Management
10 6 (17.14%) V-Model
10 6 (17.14%) Hadoop
10 6 (17.14%) Line Management
10 6 (17.14%) BDD
11 5 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
11 5 (14.29%) Mingle
11 5 (14.29%) Black-Box Testing
11 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (14.29%) HTML5
11 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (14.29%) Groovy
11 5 (14.29%) Automated Testing
11 5 (14.29%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 5 (14.29%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Mingle
2 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) HTTP
1 1 (2.86%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) Hadoop
2 5 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
2 5 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.86%) Big Data
3 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (14.29%) JIRA
2 5 (14.29%) LoadRunner
2 5 (14.29%) Bugzilla
3 1 (2.86%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.86%) Selenium
General
1 15 (42.86%) Finance
2 13 (37.14%) Banking
3 7 (20.00%) Retail
4 5 (14.29%) Advertising
5 4 (11.43%) Financial Institution
6 3 (8.57%) Investment Banking
7 2 (5.71%) Retail Banking
8 1 (2.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Test Manager
2 6 (17.14%) Tester
2 6 (17.14%) Senior Manager
2 6 (17.14%) Consultant
3 5 (14.29%) Testing Manager
3 5 (14.29%) Head of Testing
3 5 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 5 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
3 5 (14.29%) QA Tester
3 5 (14.29%) Technical Manager
3 5 (14.29%) Test Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) QA Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Test Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) QA Leader
6 1 (2.86%) Performance Test Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Non-Functional Tester
6 1 (2.86%) Senior QA Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Quality Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (14.29%) HTML5
1 5 (14.29%) Lucene
1 5 (14.29%) HTML
1 5 (14.29%) .NET
1 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 5 (14.29%) SAML
2 1 (2.86%) SOAP
2 1 (2.86%) Web Services
2 1 (2.86%) XML
2 1 (2.86%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.43%) Fixed Income
2 4 (11.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (8.57%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) UNIX
2 1 (2.86%) Solaris
2 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (31.43%) Scrum
3 9 (25.71%) Test Scripting
4 7 (20.00%) TDD
5 6 (17.14%) Risk Management
5 6 (17.14%) V-Model
5 6 (17.14%) Line Management
5 6 (17.14%) BDD
6 5 (14.29%) Black-Box Testing
6 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (14.29%) Automated Testing
6 5 (14.29%) UML
6 5 (14.29%) OO
6 5 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 5 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (14.29%) MVC
7 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
7 4 (11.43%) Software Testing
7 4 (11.43%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) SQL
2 6 (17.14%) PHP
2 6 (17.14%) C#
3 5 (14.29%) Groovy
3 5 (14.29%) Ruby
3 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 5 (14.29%) Perl
4 3 (8.57%) Java
5 1 (2.86%) Scala
5 1 (2.86%) C
5 1 (2.86%) VB
5 1 (2.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) ISEB
2 9 (25.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (14.29%) Degree
4 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
4 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (71.43%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) HP
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) Sun