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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 188 208 214
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +6
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 45 48 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.86% 0.79% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 0.93% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 40 19 29
Median salary £42,500 £34,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -36.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,400 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £53,800
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4551 5160 5216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.40% 85.35% 85.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3807 4299 4250
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 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 29 June 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 29 June 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
Gloucestershire +13 18 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Dorset -4 13 £34,000 +4.61% 1
Somerset 0 9 £32,500 -4.41%
Bristol +19 2 £42,500 -8.10%
Cornwall - 2 £42,500 - 1
Wiltshire +17 1 £35,000 +5.26% 2
Non-Functional Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 66 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (54.76%) Selenium
3 45 (53.57%) ISEB
4 42 (50.00%) Java
5 41 (48.81%) Test Automation
6 40 (47.62%) Functional Testing
7 37 (44.05%) Scrum
8 35 (41.67%) SQL
9 34 (40.48%) Cucumber
10 32 (38.10%) ISTQB
10 32 (38.10%) Microsoft
11 31 (36.90%) Team Foundation Server
12 30 (35.71%) BDD
13 27 (32.14%) Test Management
13 27 (32.14%) Windows
14 25 (29.76%) User Acceptance Testing
15 24 (28.57%) Linux
16 22 (26.19%) Unix
16 22 (26.19%) Software Testing
17 21 (25.00%) Finance
18 20 (23.81%) SOAP
18 20 (23.81%) Web Services
18 20 (23.81%) REST
19 19 (22.62%) Jenkins
19 19 (22.62%) Security Cleared
20 18 (21.43%) Manual Testing
20 18 (21.43%) Git (software)
20 18 (21.43%) QA
20 18 (21.43%) LoadRunner
21 17 (20.24%) JUnit

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.19%) Apache
1 1 (1.19%) Apache Solr
1 1 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (13.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.90%) SSH
2 9 (10.71%) Internet
3 6 (7.14%) LAN
3 6 (7.14%) WAN
4 1 (1.19%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.71%) Big Data
3 2 (2.38%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.38%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.19%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.19%) MySQL
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 46 (54.76%) Selenium
2 34 (40.48%) Cucumber
3 31 (36.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (22.62%) Jenkins
5 18 (21.43%) Git (software)
5 18 (21.43%) LoadRunner
6 17 (20.24%) JUnit
7 16 (19.05%) JIRA
8 15 (17.86%) SpecFlow
9 11 (13.10%) JBehave
10 10 (11.90%) SoapUI
10 10 (11.90%) Visual Studio
10 10 (11.90%) Zephyr
11 8 (9.52%) RSpec
12 5 (5.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (5.95%) Maven
13 4 (4.76%) JMeter
13 4 (4.76%) TestNG
14 3 (3.57%) WebDriver
15 2 (2.38%) HP UFT
General
1 21 (25.00%) Finance
2 11 (13.10%) Electronics
2 11 (13.10%) Manufacturing
2 11 (13.10%) Marketing
2 11 (13.10%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.57%) Banking
4 2 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (47.62%) Analyst
1 40 (47.62%) Test Analyst
2 26 (30.95%) Tester
3 22 (26.19%) Test Engineer
4 18 (21.43%) Test Automation Engineer
5 15 (17.86%) Java Engineer
6 14 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
6 14 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
7 13 (15.48%) Software Tester
7 13 (15.48%) Test Manager
8 8 (9.52%) Web Tester
9 7 (8.33%) Automation Tester
9 7 (8.33%) Manual Tester
10 6 (7.14%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
10 6 (7.14%) Software Analyst
10 6 (7.14%) Software Test Analyst
11 5 (5.95%) Cybersecurity Analyst
11 5 (5.95%) Security Analyst
11 5 (5.95%) Web Automation Tester
12 4 (4.76%) Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (23.81%) REST
1 20 (23.81%) SOAP
1 20 (23.81%) Web Services
2 10 (11.90%) Gherkin
3 6 (7.14%) JDBC
4 4 (4.76%) Angular 2
4 4 (4.76%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.38%) HTML
6 1 (1.19%) Flash
6 1 (1.19%) HTML5
6 1 (1.19%) LAMP
6 1 (1.19%) Middleware
6 1 (1.19%) XML
6 1 (1.19%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.52%) Internet of Things
2 6 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.95%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.38%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.38%) Equities
5 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.19%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 27 (32.14%) Windows
2 24 (28.57%) Linux
3 22 (26.19%) Unix
4 5 (5.95%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (48.81%) Test Automation
3 40 (47.62%) Functional Testing
4 37 (44.05%) Scrum
5 30 (35.71%) BDD
6 27 (32.14%) Test Management
7 25 (29.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 22 (26.19%) Software Testing
9 18 (21.43%) Manual Testing
10 17 (20.24%) Security Testing
11 16 (19.05%) OO
11 16 (19.05%) Programme Management
11 16 (19.05%) Test Scripting
12 15 (17.86%) Automated Testing
13 14 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
13 14 (16.67%) QA Automation
14 13 (15.48%) Cybersecurity
14 13 (15.48%) Defect Management
14 13 (15.48%) TDD
14 13 (15.48%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 42 (50.00%) Java
2 35 (41.67%) SQL
3 16 (19.05%) Ruby
4 14 (16.67%) Python
5 10 (11.90%) JavaScript
6 8 (9.52%) Bash Shell
6 8 (9.52%) Shell Script
6 8 (9.52%) VB
7 7 (8.33%) C++
8 6 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 45 (53.57%) ISEB
2 32 (38.10%) ISTQB
3 19 (22.62%) Security Cleared
4 14 (16.67%) DV Cleared
5 10 (11.90%) Degree
6 8 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (21.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.38%) CA Service Virtualization
1 2 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 32 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 16 (19.05%) Oracle
3 12 (14.29%) HP
4 11 (13.10%) SAP
5 5 (5.95%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.38%) Telerik
Newquay, Cornwall
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000-£55,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + 24 days hol, Flexible Working
Posted: 20 days ago