The table below looks at the statistics for Non-Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Non-Functional Testing over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 384 386 403
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +17
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 59 74 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 0.36% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.42% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 54 62 58
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £44,004
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -3.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,700 £33,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
15744 17504 19110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.69% 84.94% 83.65%
Number of salaries quoted 13137 13895 15292
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Non-Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Non-Functional Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Non-Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Non-Functional Testing Salary Trend in the South East

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Non-Functional Testing Salary Histogram in the South East

Non-Functional Testing
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey -3 32 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Berkshire +13 14 £45,000 - 1
Hampshire +10 9 £27,500 -35.29% 1
Kent 0 2 £31,750 +4.95% 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £62,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £62,500 -
Non-Functional Testing
England

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 61 (62.24%) Functional Testing
2 59 (60.20%) Test Automation
3 56 (57.14%) Software Testing
4 54 (55.10%) ISEB
5 53 (54.08%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (47.96%) ISTQB
7 45 (45.92%) Finance
8 41 (41.84%) Test Scripting
9 40 (40.82%) QA
10 32 (32.65%) User Acceptance Testing
10 32 (32.65%) Test Strategy
11 31 (31.63%) Selenium
12 30 (30.61%) Degree
12 30 (30.61%) Regression Testing
13 29 (29.59%) Performance Testing
14 28 (28.57%) C#
14 28 (28.57%) Perl
15 27 (27.55%) Java
16 26 (26.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 25 (25.51%) Manual Testing
17 25 (25.51%) SQL
17 25 (25.51%) Windows
18 23 (23.47%) HP UFT
19 22 (22.45%) Linux
19 22 (22.45%) C
19 22 (22.45%) Automated Testing
20 21 (21.43%) .NET
20 21 (21.43%) Unix
20 21 (21.43%) Automation Testing
21 20 (20.41%) TDD

Non-Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (9.18%) CMS
2 3 (3.06%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.02%) ColdFusion
4 1 (1.02%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (6.12%) MS Office
2 1 (1.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.31%) VoIP
2 11 (11.22%) Internet
3 10 (10.20%) DNS
3 10 (10.20%) Firewall
3 10 (10.20%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.08%) ATM
5 2 (2.04%) GSM
5 2 (2.04%) HTTP
5 2 (2.04%) LTE
5 2 (2.04%) UMTS
6 1 (1.02%) 4G
6 1 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.08%) MongoDB
1 4 (4.08%) MySQL
1 4 (4.08%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.04%) HBase
2 2 (2.04%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.02%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 31 (31.63%) Selenium
2 23 (23.47%) HP UFT
3 18 (18.37%) JMeter
4 17 (17.35%) LoadRunner
5 15 (15.31%) InstallShield
6 13 (13.27%) Visual Studio
7 10 (10.20%) TestNG
8 9 (9.18%) Gatling
9 8 (8.16%) JIRA
9 8 (8.16%) WebDriver
10 6 (6.12%) Introscope
10 6 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (6.12%) WebLOAD
11 4 (4.08%) Cucumber
12 3 (3.06%) SoapUI
13 2 (2.04%) JUnit
13 2 (2.04%) NUnit
13 2 (2.04%) Selenium IDE
13 2 (2.04%) SpecFlow
13 2 (2.04%) Toad
General
1 45 (45.92%) Finance
2 19 (19.39%) Telecoms
3 12 (12.24%) Back Office
4 5 (5.10%) Aerospace
4 5 (5.10%) Automotive
5 4 (4.08%) Banking
6 3 (3.06%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.04%) Advertising
7 2 (2.04%) Electronics
7 2 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (44.90%) Tester
2 28 (28.57%) Analyst
2 28 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 25 (25.51%) Automation Tester
4 20 (20.41%) Test Engineer
5 17 (17.35%) Senior Tester
6 12 (12.24%) Automation Test Analyst
6 12 (12.24%) Web Tester
7 11 (11.22%) Senior Automation Tester
7 11 (11.22%) Systems Tester
7 11 (11.22%) Web Engineer
8 10 (10.20%) Junior
9 9 (9.18%) Java Automation Tester
9 9 (9.18%) QA Analyst
9 9 (9.18%) QA Automation Analyst
9 9 (9.18%) QA Test Analyst
9 9 (9.18%) Selenium Automation Tester
9 9 (9.18%) Selenium Tester
9 9 (9.18%) Software Test Engineer
10 8 (8.16%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (21.43%) .NET
2 18 (18.37%) XML
3 12 (12.24%) HTML
4 11 (11.22%) ASP.NET
5 10 (10.20%) Ajax
6 2 (2.04%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (2.04%) JSON
6 2 (2.04%) RESTful
6 2 (2.04%) SOAP
6 2 (2.04%) Spring
7 1 (1.02%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 14 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 6 (6.12%) N-Tier
3 4 (4.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (3.06%) Fintech
4 3 (3.06%) Replication
5 2 (2.04%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.02%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.02%) Contactless
6 1 (1.02%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.02%) FMCG
6 1 (1.02%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.02%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.02%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 25 (25.51%) Windows
2 22 (22.45%) Linux
3 21 (21.43%) Unix
4 18 (18.37%) Solaris
5 3 (3.06%) AIX
6 2 (2.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (62.24%) Functional Testing
2 59 (60.20%) Test Automation
3 56 (57.14%) Software Testing
4 53 (54.08%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (41.84%) Test Scripting
6 32 (32.65%) Test Strategy
6 32 (32.65%) User Acceptance Testing
7 30 (30.61%) Regression Testing
8 29 (29.59%) Performance Testing
9 25 (25.51%) Manual Testing
10 22 (22.45%) Automated Testing
11 21 (21.43%) Automation Testing
12 20 (20.41%) Scrum
12 20 (20.41%) TDD
13 19 (19.39%) System Testing
14 18 (18.37%) CRM
14 18 (18.37%) Time Management
15 17 (17.35%) BDD
16 16 (16.33%) SDLC
17 15 (15.31%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 28 (28.57%) C#
1 28 (28.57%) Perl
2 27 (27.55%) Java
3 25 (25.51%) SQL
4 22 (22.45%) C
5 19 (19.39%) JavaScript
5 19 (19.39%) Python
6 18 (18.37%) Ruby
7 15 (15.31%) C++
8 12 (12.24%) VB
9 10 (10.20%) VBScript
10 6 (6.12%) T-SQL
11 3 (3.06%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 54 (55.10%) ISEB
2 47 (47.96%) ISTQB
3 30 (30.61%) Degree
4 26 (26.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.02%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.02%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (40.82%) QA
2 1 (1.02%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (1.02%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (9.18%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (6.12%) CA Wily
3 3 (3.06%) Control-M
Vendors
1 15 (15.31%) Red Hat
2 9 (9.18%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.12%) AppDynamics
3 6 (6.12%) CA
3 6 (6.12%) Dynatrace
4 5 (5.10%) SAP
5 4 (4.08%) HP
5 4 (4.08%) Oracle
6 2 (2.04%) T-Plan
7 1 (1.02%) CODA
7 1 (1.02%) EMC
7 1 (1.02%) IBM
7 1 (1.02%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.02%) webMethods
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