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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Non-Functional Testing over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 435 438 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 8 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.039% 0.026% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.047% 0.033% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £39,250 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.64% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,715 £58,670 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-27.19% +38.04%
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
17191 18240 16945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 82.90% 80.54% 76.85%
Number of salaries quoted 13980 14301 13794
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Non-Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Hampshire +3 3 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £27,500 - 1
Berkshire +4 1 £52,500 -
Surrey - 1 - -
Non-Functional Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 18 (64.29%) ISTQB
2 15 (53.57%) Test Strategy
3 14 (50.00%) Finance
4 12 (42.86%) ISEB
4 12 (42.86%) Performance Testing
5 11 (39.29%) HP Quality Center
6 10 (35.71%) Selenium
7 9 (32.14%) LoadRunner
7 9 (32.14%) SQL
7 9 (32.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (21.43%) JMeter
9 6 (21.43%) Test Management
9 6 (21.43%) Mentoring
10 5 (17.86%) Coaching
10 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (17.86%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 5 (17.86%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
10 5 (17.86%) iSeries
10 5 (17.86%) QA
10 5 (17.86%) Knowledge Management
10 5 (17.86%) AS400
10 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (14.29%) Regression Testing
11 4 (14.29%) HP
11 4 (14.29%) HP UFT
11 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
11 4 (14.29%) IBM
11 4 (14.29%) Test Automation

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Selenium
2 9 (32.14%) LoadRunner
3 6 (21.43%) JMeter
4 4 (14.29%) HP UFT
5 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (10.71%) LoadUI
General
1 14 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Test Manager
2 9 (32.14%) Test Analyst
2 9 (32.14%) Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Test Leader
3 5 (17.86%) Performance Test Leader
4 2 (7.14%) Programme Test Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Head of Testing
4 2 (7.14%) Tester
4 2 (7.14%) Programme Manager
4 2 (7.14%) AS400 Test Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Non-Functional Tester
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Test Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Tester
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Automation Tester
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Automation Tester
5 1 (3.57%) Test Programme Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Testing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (3.57%) JSON
1 1 (3.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) AS400
1 5 (17.86%) iSeries
1 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) UNIX
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Test Strategy
2 12 (42.86%) Performance Testing
3 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (21.43%) Test Management
4 6 (21.43%) Mentoring
5 5 (17.86%) Coaching
5 5 (17.86%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (17.86%) Knowledge Management
6 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 4 (14.29%) Regression Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 4 (14.29%) Functional Testing
6 4 (14.29%) SDLC
7 3 (10.71%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (10.71%) ITIL V3
7 3 (10.71%) Test Scripting
7 3 (10.71%) Manual Testing
7 3 (10.71%) ITIL
7 3 (10.71%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (3.57%) Perl
3 1 (3.57%) Python
3 1 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (64.29%) ISTQB
2 12 (42.86%) ISEB
3 9 (32.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (17.86%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
5 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (39.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) IBM
1 4 (14.29%) HP
2 3 (10.71%) Capita
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle
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