The table below looks at the statistics for Non-Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Non-Functional Testing over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 88 78 78
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 5 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.64% 0.39% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.46% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 3
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +45.16%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.25% -
Non-Functional Testing
Oxfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
668 657 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 85.31% 86.45% 82.64%
Number of salaries quoted 556 541 546
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +11.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Non-Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Non-Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Non-Functional Testing Salary Trend in Oxford

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) Functional Testing
2 11 (84.62%) Automation Testing
2 11 (84.62%) TDD
2 11 (84.62%) Java
2 11 (84.62%) QA
2 11 (84.62%) BDD
3 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Finance
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) NUnit
4 1 (7.69%) Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (7.69%) .NET
4 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
4 1 (7.69%) SLA
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
4 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.69%) Build Automation
4 1 (7.69%) Selenium
4 1 (7.69%) Usability Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Web Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Test Management
4 1 (7.69%) V-Model
4 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
4 1 (7.69%) Line Management

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) NUnit
1 1 (7.69%) Selenium
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) QA Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) QA Leader
3 5 (38.46%) Senior QA Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Test Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Software Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Chip and PIN
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) Functional Testing
2 11 (84.62%) Automation Testing
2 11 (84.62%) BDD
2 11 (84.62%) TDD
3 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Build Automation
4 1 (7.69%) Coaching
4 1 (7.69%) Line Management
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Presales
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Test Management
4 1 (7.69%) Usability Testing
4 1 (7.69%) V-Model
4 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.69%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (84.62%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft