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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Non-Functional Testing
Rank 431 417 426
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 5 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.024% 0.019% 0.047%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.030% 0.024% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -26.08%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,750
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -23.49%
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
16857 16658 16718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 81.28% 80.48% 77.90%
Number of salaries quoted 13609 13023 13923
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
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 27 February 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
Surrey - 3 £35,000 -
Berkshire - 2 £37,500 -
Non-Functional Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 8 (80.00%) SQL
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) ISTQB
3 6 (60.00%) Test Management
3 6 (60.00%) Finance
3 6 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (60.00%) UNIX
3 6 (60.00%) Oracle
3 6 (60.00%) ISEB
3 6 (60.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (60.00%) LoadRunner
4 5 (50.00%) NetApp
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (50.00%) WinRunner
4 5 (50.00%) Regression Testing
4 5 (50.00%) HP
4 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 5 (50.00%) Windows
4 5 (50.00%) Solaris
4 5 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (50.00%) Validation
4 5 (50.00%) Migration
4 5 (50.00%) VMware

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) IIS
1 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (30.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) LAN
1 4 (40.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 6 (60.00%) LoadRunner
2 5 (50.00%) SilkPerformer
2 5 (50.00%) WinRunner
3 4 (40.00%) JMeter
4 3 (30.00%) JIRA
4 3 (30.00%) Selenium
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Retail
2 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Test Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) Test Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) QA Test Manager
2 3 (30.00%) QA Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) UNIX
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) Solaris
3 5 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Test Management
2 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Validation
2 5 (50.00%) Migration
3 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (30.00%) Line Management
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Resilience Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) ISTQB
2 6 (60.00%) ISEB
2 6 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (30.00%) cPanel
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) HP
2 5 (50.00%) NetApp
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Fujitsu
3 1 (10.00%) IBM