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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
England / South West
Rank 180 214 190
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -24
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 49 40 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.97% 0.70% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 0.79% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 38 36 45
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
4510 5090 5137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 89.08% 88.71% 87.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3681 4198 4311
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,461 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 +9 30 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Somerset +14 15 £32,500 -13.33%
Bristol -18 3 £45,000 +23.28%
Wiltshire - 1 £35,000 -
Non-Functional Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 73 (76.04%) Agile Software Development
1 73 (76.04%) ISTQB
2 72 (75.00%) ISEB
3 56 (58.33%) Test Automation
3 56 (58.33%) Cucumber
4 51 (53.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 48 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 43 (44.79%) Java
6 43 (44.79%) BDD
7 42 (43.75%) Test Management
8 40 (41.67%) C#
9 38 (39.58%) Scrum
9 38 (39.58%) SpecFlow
10 37 (38.54%) SQL
10 37 (38.54%) Software Testing
11 35 (36.46%) Selenium
11 35 (36.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 34 (35.42%) Waterfall
12 34 (35.42%) Security Cleared
13 31 (32.29%) Load Testing
14 26 (27.08%) Linux
14 26 (27.08%) Test Scripting
14 26 (27.08%) Performance Testing
15 25 (26.04%) Security Testing
16 24 (25.00%) JIRA
17 23 (23.96%) Functional Testing
18 22 (22.92%) HP
19 21 (21.88%) Ruby
19 21 (21.88%) Manual Testing
19 21 (21.88%) User Stories

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 1 (1.04%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.46%) SSH
2 2 (2.08%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.25%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 56 (58.33%) Cucumber
2 51 (53.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 38 (39.58%) SpecFlow
4 35 (36.46%) Selenium
5 24 (25.00%) JIRA
6 17 (17.71%) LoadRunner
7 11 (11.46%) Git (software)
7 11 (11.46%) Jenkins
7 11 (11.46%) SoapUI
7 11 (11.46%) Zephyr
8 10 (10.42%) JMeter
9 8 (8.33%) JUnit
10 7 (7.29%) TestNG
11 6 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (6.25%) Bitbucket
11 6 (6.25%) Maven
11 6 (6.25%) Vagrant
11 6 (6.25%) Visual Studio
12 3 (3.13%) Eclipse
12 3 (3.13%) IntelliJ
General
1 19 (19.79%) Finance
2 6 (6.25%) Electronics
2 6 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 6 (6.25%) Marketing
2 6 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.21%) Retail
4 1 (1.04%) Advertising
4 1 (1.04%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 43 (44.79%) Analyst
1 43 (44.79%) Test Analyst
2 29 (30.21%) Test Engineer
3 23 (23.96%) Test Automation Engineer
4 19 (19.79%) Tester
5 18 (18.75%) Senior Analyst
5 18 (18.75%) Senior Test Analyst
6 7 (7.29%) Software Analyst
6 7 (7.29%) Software Test Analyst
7 5 (5.21%) Automation Test Lead
7 5 (5.21%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 5 (5.21%) Manual Tester
7 5 (5.21%) Security Analyst
8 4 (4.17%) Agile Test Analyst
8 4 (4.17%) Automation Tester
8 4 (4.17%) Junior
9 3 (3.13%) Manual Test Analyst
9 3 (3.13%) Senior Test Engineer
9 3 (3.13%) Senior Tester
9 3 (3.13%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.50%) Gherkin
1 12 (12.50%) SOAP
1 12 (12.50%) Web Services
2 11 (11.46%) REST
3 8 (8.33%) JSON
3 8 (8.33%) XML
4 2 (2.08%) .NET
4 2 (2.08%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.04%) CSS
5 1 (1.04%) HTML
5 1 (1.04%) Middleware
5 1 (1.04%) RESTful
5 1 (1.04%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.38%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.04%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.04%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.04%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 26 (27.08%) Linux
2 18 (18.75%) Windows
3 5 (5.21%) CentOS
4 1 (1.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (76.04%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (58.33%) Test Automation
3 43 (44.79%) BDD
4 42 (43.75%) Test Management
5 38 (39.58%) Scrum
6 37 (38.54%) Software Testing
7 34 (35.42%) Waterfall
8 31 (32.29%) Load Testing
9 26 (27.08%) Performance Testing
9 26 (27.08%) Test Scripting
10 25 (26.04%) Security Testing
11 23 (23.96%) Functional Testing
12 21 (21.88%) Manual Testing
12 21 (21.88%) User Stories
13 20 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
14 19 (19.79%) Automated Testing
14 19 (19.79%) Line Management
15 15 (15.63%) Cybersecurity
16 14 (14.58%) Defect Management
17 11 (11.46%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 43 (44.79%) Java
2 40 (41.67%) C#
3 37 (38.54%) SQL
4 21 (21.88%) Ruby
5 17 (17.71%) C++
6 15 (15.63%) Python
7 6 (6.25%) XPath
8 2 (2.08%) C
9 1 (1.04%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.04%) Scala
Qualifications
1 73 (76.04%) ISTQB
2 72 (75.00%) ISEB
3 35 (36.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 34 (35.42%) Security Cleared
5 18 (18.75%) DV Cleared
6 12 (12.50%) Degree
7 11 (11.46%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.04%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (11.46%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 48 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (22.92%) HP
3 6 (6.25%) SAP
4 5 (5.21%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle
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