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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Non-Functional Testing
Rank 434 438 435
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 4 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.019% 0.018% 0.045%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.024% 0.022% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
Average salary £70,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £42,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £42,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £35,750 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+32.86% -7.74%
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
16858 18135 17065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 81.82% 79.47% 76.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13369 14487 13886
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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
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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Berkshire - 2 £71,250 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £50,000 -
Non-Functional Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) ISTQB
1 5 (55.56%) QA
2 4 (44.44%) Selenium
2 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
2 4 (44.44%) JMeter
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Apache
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) PHP
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (33.33%) Line Management
3 3 (33.33%) cPanel
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 3 (33.33%) JIRA
3 3 (33.33%) Test Management
4 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (22.22%) Resilience Testing
4 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) LoadRunner
4 2 (22.22%) ISEB
5 1 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (33.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Selenium
1 4 (44.44%) JMeter
2 3 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (22.22%) LoadRunner
4 1 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Test Manager
2 3 (33.33%) QA Manager
2 3 (33.33%) QA Test Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Head of Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Automation Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Test Programme Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Testing Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) JSON
2 1 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
3 3 (33.33%) Line Management
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Test Management
4 2 (22.22%) Resilience Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 3 (33.33%) PHP
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
1 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) ISTQB
2 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (22.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) cPanel
2 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) IBM
1 1 (11.11%) HP
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle