The table below looks at the statistics for the Non-Functional Tester role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Non-Functional Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Non Functional Tester
Rank 888 871 889
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Non-Functional Tester 8 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.009% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.010% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 8
Average salary £38,750 £41,250 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.06% +8.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £44,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £41,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -31.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106380 100644 111753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.27% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 86153 83636 95338
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Non-Functional Tester
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Non-Functional Tester in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Non-Functional Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Non-Functional Tester
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Non-Functional Tester within the UK.

Non-Functional Tester Salary Trend in the UK

Non-Functional Tester
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Non-Functional Tester over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 within the UK.

Non-Functional Tester Salary Histogram in the UK

Non-Functional Tester
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Non-Functional Tester within the UK over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
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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
England -36 8 £38,750 -6.06% 1
London -6 5 £40,000 -
Norfolk - 2 - -
East of England - 2 - - 1
Bristol - 1 £37,500 -
South West - 1 £37,500 -
Norwich - 1 - -

Non-Functional Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Non-Functional Tester in their job title 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 with Non-Functional Tester in their job title.

1 11 (64.71%) LoadRunner
2 8 (47.06%) Performance Testing
3 7 (41.18%) HP
4 5 (29.41%) JMeter
4 5 (29.41%) Finance
4 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
4 5 (29.41%) Performance Engineering
5 4 (23.53%) ERP
5 4 (23.53%) Quality Management
5 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
5 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (23.53%) Banking
5 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (17.65%) C#
6 3 (17.65%) HTTP
6 3 (17.65%) Benchmarking
6 3 (17.65%) Publishing
6 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
6 3 (17.65%) Open Source
6 3 (17.65%) SoapUI
6 3 (17.65%) NeoLoad
7 2 (11.76%) Java
7 2 (11.76%) .NET
7 2 (11.76%) UNIX
7 2 (11.76%) Linux
7 2 (11.76%) HTTPS
7 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
7 2 (11.76%) Ruby
7 2 (11.76%) Marketing
7 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework

Non-Functional Tester
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Non-Functional Tester in their job title 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 with Non-Functional Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) HTTP
2 2 (11.76%) HTTPS
3 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.88%) DNS
Development Applications
1 11 (64.71%) LoadRunner
2 5 (29.41%) JMeter
3 3 (17.65%) SoapUI
3 3 (17.65%) NeoLoad
4 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.88%) NUnit
4 1 (5.88%) CruiseControl
4 1 (5.88%) Subversion
4 1 (5.88%) WATIR
4 1 (5.88%) Selenium
4 1 (5.88%) TestComplete
4 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.88%) WatiN
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Banking
2 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
3 3 (17.65%) Publishing
4 2 (11.76%) Marketing
5 1 (5.88%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
1 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.88%) RESTful
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) J2EE
2 1 (5.88%) SOAP
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Open Source
3 1 (5.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) UNIX
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Performance Testing
2 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
2 5 (29.41%) Performance Engineering
3 4 (23.53%) Quality Management
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) ERP
4 3 (17.65%) Benchmarking
4 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.76%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
5 2 (11.76%) Load Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Stress Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Security Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Test Management
6 1 (5.88%) TDD
6 1 (5.88%) Pair Programming
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.88%) Web Analytics
6 1 (5.88%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) Ruby
3 1 (5.88%) C
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) Perl
3 1 (5.88%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) VB
3 1 (5.88%) Python
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) HP
2 1 (5.88%) Empirix
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) IBM
2 1 (5.88%) Sun
2 1 (5.88%) Compuware
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