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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 201 199 213
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 45 49 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.81% 0.82% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 0.94% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 35 29 30
Median salary £33,000 £45,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +21.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £35,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4896 5196 5218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.68% 87.28% 84.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4095 4378 4286
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,100
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Non-Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 West

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Non-Functional Testing Salary Trend in the South West

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in the South West

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

Non-Functional Testing Salary Histogram in the South West

Non-Functional Testing
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
Somerset - 16 £32,500 -
Gloucestershire -6 15 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Dorset +5 5 £27,500 -50.00% 3
Wiltshire +3 4 £33,000 -26.66% 1
Cornwall - 3 - -
Bristol -14 2 £36,500 -18.88% 1
Non-Functional Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 West region with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 69 (77.53%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (70.79%) ISEB
3 58 (65.17%) ISTQB
4 47 (52.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 46 (51.69%) Microsoft
6 41 (46.07%) BDD
7 38 (42.70%) Test Automation
8 37 (41.57%) Selenium
8 37 (41.57%) Software Testing
9 36 (40.45%) Test Management
10 30 (33.71%) User Acceptance Testing
10 30 (33.71%) SQL
11 28 (31.46%) Cucumber
12 27 (30.34%) Linux
12 27 (30.34%) Scrum
13 26 (29.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 25 (28.09%) Test Scripting
14 25 (28.09%) Security Testing
15 24 (26.97%) Manual Testing
15 24 (26.97%) Waterfall
15 24 (26.97%) Java
15 24 (26.97%) SpecFlow
16 23 (25.84%) Functional Testing
16 23 (25.84%) Jenkins
16 23 (25.84%) Security Cleared
16 23 (25.84%) Automated Testing
17 22 (24.72%) SOAP
17 22 (24.72%) Finance
17 22 (24.72%) Programme Management
18 21 (23.60%) Web Services

Non-Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Applications
1 2 (2.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (12.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.62%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.36%) SSH
2 5 (5.62%) Internet
3 1 (1.12%) LAN
3 1 (1.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.62%) Big Data
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.12%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 47 (52.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 37 (41.57%) Selenium
3 28 (31.46%) Cucumber
4 24 (26.97%) SpecFlow
5 23 (25.84%) Jenkins
6 16 (17.98%) Git (software)
7 14 (15.73%) JIRA
8 11 (12.36%) SoapUI
8 11 (12.36%) Zephyr
9 10 (11.24%) Visual Studio
10 9 (10.11%) LoadRunner
11 5 (5.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (5.62%) Maven
11 5 (5.62%) RSpec
12 4 (4.49%) HP UFT
13 3 (3.37%) WebDriver
14 1 (1.12%) Hudson
14 1 (1.12%) JMeter
14 1 (1.12%) JUnit
14 1 (1.12%) TeamCity
General
1 22 (24.72%) Finance
2 11 (12.36%) Electronics
2 11 (12.36%) Manufacturing
2 11 (12.36%) Marketing
2 11 (12.36%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.49%) Banking
4 1 (1.12%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (60.67%) Analyst
1 54 (60.67%) Test Analyst
2 20 (22.47%) Senior Analyst
2 20 (22.47%) Senior Test Analyst
3 17 (19.10%) Tester
4 11 (12.36%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 11 (12.36%) Security Analyst
5 10 (11.24%) Test Manager
6 8 (8.99%) Test Engineer
6 8 (8.99%) Web Tester
7 7 (7.87%) Automation Tester
7 7 (7.87%) Software Tester
7 7 (7.87%) Test Leader
8 5 (5.62%) Manual Tester
8 5 (5.62%) Web Automation Tester
9 4 (4.49%) Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Developer in Test
9 4 (4.49%) Manual Test Analyst
9 4 (4.49%) Test Automation Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (24.72%) SOAP
2 21 (23.60%) REST
2 21 (23.60%) Web Services
3 11 (12.36%) Gherkin
4 4 (4.49%) Angular 2
4 4 (4.49%) AngularJS
4 4 (4.49%) HTML
5 3 (3.37%) CSS
5 3 (3.37%) XML
6 2 (2.25%) .NET
6 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.12%) JDBC
7 1 (1.12%) Middleware
7 1 (1.12%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (5.62%) Client/Server
1 5 (5.62%) Internet of Things
2 3 (3.37%) PMI
3 1 (1.12%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.12%) RIA
3 1 (1.12%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 27 (30.34%) Linux
2 18 (20.22%) Windows
3 11 (12.36%) CentOS
4 5 (5.62%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (77.53%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (46.07%) BDD
3 38 (42.70%) Test Automation
4 37 (41.57%) Software Testing
5 36 (40.45%) Test Management
6 30 (33.71%) User Acceptance Testing
7 27 (30.34%) Scrum
8 25 (28.09%) Security Testing
8 25 (28.09%) Test Scripting
9 24 (26.97%) Manual Testing
9 24 (26.97%) Waterfall
10 23 (25.84%) Automated Testing
10 23 (25.84%) Functional Testing
11 22 (24.72%) Programme Management
12 21 (23.60%) Line Management
12 21 (23.60%) Load Testing
13 20 (22.47%) Defect Management
14 18 (20.22%) Regression Testing
15 17 (19.10%) Performance Testing
16 16 (17.98%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 30 (33.71%) SQL
2 24 (26.97%) Java
3 17 (19.10%) Ruby
4 16 (17.98%) Python
5 6 (6.74%) C#
5 6 (6.74%) JavaScript
6 5 (5.62%) Bash Shell
6 5 (5.62%) Shell Script
6 5 (5.62%) VB
7 1 (1.12%) C++
Qualifications
1 63 (70.79%) ISEB
2 58 (65.17%) ISTQB
3 26 (29.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 23 (25.84%) Security Cleared
5 7 (7.87%) Degree
5 7 (7.87%) SC Cleared
6 6 (6.74%) DV Cleared
7 3 (3.37%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.62%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.37%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.25%) CA Service Virtualization
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 46 (51.69%) Microsoft
2 13 (14.61%) HP
3 11 (12.36%) Red Hat
3 11 (12.36%) SAP
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle
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