The table below looks at the statistics for Non-Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Non-Functional Testing over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Non-Functional Testing
Rank 797 826 824
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -2
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 83 53 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.075% 0.049% 0.061%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.091% 0.060% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 73 39 47
Average salary £40,000 £50,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.79% +8.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £34,500 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +2.15%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
90932 88246 90704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.30% 81.87% 79.61%
Number of salaries quoted 74972 70714 77273
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Non-Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Non-Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Trend

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

Non-Functional Testing Salary Trend in the UK

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 within the UK.

Non-Functional Testing Salary Histogram in the UK

Non-Functional Testing
Top 26 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 24 December 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
(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
England +31 76 £45,000 -7.69% 5
Yorkshire +15 33 £40,000 - 2
London -4 29 £52,500 -8.69% 1
West Yorkshire +25 25 £40,000 - 2
Leeds +18 23 £40,000 - 2
East of England -10 8 £67,500 +107.69% 1
North Yorkshire - 8 £30,000 -
Bedfordshire +12 7 £67,500 +107.69% 1
City of London +12 6 £70,000 +21.73% 1
Scotland +7 6 £35,000 -30.69%
South East -10 5 £35,000 -34.88%
York - 5 £28,500 -
Dunstable - 5 £67,500 -
Glasgow - 4 £34,500 -
Harrogate - 3 £37,500 -
Surrey - 3 £35,000 -
Stirling - 2 £43,000 -
Berkshire - 2 £37,500 -
Luton +9 1 £86,000 +164.61%
Nottingham - 1 £26,500 -
Reading - 1 £37,500 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £70,000 -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £70,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £26,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £26,500 -

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 68 (54.40%) QA
2 62 (49.60%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (48.80%) SQL
4 53 (42.40%) ISEB
5 48 (38.40%) Finance
6 42 (33.60%) Test Strategy
7 41 (32.80%) LoadRunner
7 41 (32.80%) Performance Testing
8 33 (26.40%) Regression Testing
9 32 (25.60%) HP
10 30 (24.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 29 (23.20%) Mentoring
12 27 (21.60%) Oracle
12 27 (21.60%) Migration
12 27 (21.60%) Test Management
13 26 (20.80%) Test Scripting
14 25 (20.00%) Line Management
15 24 (19.20%) NUnit
16 23 (18.40%) SQL Server
16 23 (18.40%) Automated Testing
17 22 (17.60%) Agile Testing
18 20 (16.00%) ISTQB
19 19 (15.20%) UNIX
19 19 (15.20%) Linux
19 19 (15.20%) Software Testing
19 19 (15.20%) Test Automation
20 18 (14.40%) JUnit
20 18 (14.40%) Configuration Management
20 18 (14.40%) JIRA
20 18 (14.40%) Unit Testing

Non-Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 8 (6.40%) IIS
2 6 (4.80%) Apache
2 6 (4.80%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.40%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.60%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.40%) LAN
2 6 (4.80%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (18.40%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.20%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.40%) NonStop SQL
4 2 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 41 (32.80%) LoadRunner
2 24 (19.20%) NUnit
3 18 (14.40%) JUnit
3 18 (14.40%) JIRA
4 17 (13.60%) JMeter
5 14 (11.20%) Selenium
6 13 (10.40%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (9.60%) Bugzilla
8 11 (8.80%) SilkPerformer
9 10 (8.00%) TeamCity
9 10 (8.00%) Git (software)
10 8 (6.40%) QuickTest Pro
11 7 (5.60%) SoapUI
12 6 (4.80%) WebDriver
13 5 (4.00%) WinRunner
14 4 (3.20%) Visual Studio
14 4 (3.20%) Jenkins
14 4 (3.20%) Cucumber
15 1 (0.80%) eggPlant
15 1 (0.80%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 48 (38.40%) Finance
2 17 (13.60%) Retail
3 14 (11.20%) Telecoms
4 13 (10.40%) Games
4 13 (10.40%) Banking
5 3 (2.40%) Online Betting
6 1 (0.80%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 38 (30.40%) Analyst
2 36 (28.80%) Test Analyst
3 20 (16.00%) Test Manager
3 20 (16.00%) Architect
4 15 (12.00%) Test Architect
5 14 (11.20%) Senior Analyst
5 14 (11.20%) Test Engineer
5 14 (11.20%) Senior Test Analyst
6 12 (9.60%) Test Leader
7 11 (8.80%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
7 11 (8.80%) Tester
7 11 (8.80%) Consultant
7 11 (8.80%) Test Consultant
8 7 (5.60%) QA Tester
8 7 (5.60%) QA Analyst
9 6 (4.80%) Senior Test Engineer
10 5 (4.00%) Lead Architect
11 4 (3.20%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 4 (3.20%) Infrastructure Manager
11 4 (3.20%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (13.60%) Web Services
2 15 (12.00%) SOAP
3 10 (8.00%) XML
3 10 (8.00%) WCF
3 10 (8.00%) REST
4 9 (7.20%) .NET
5 8 (6.40%) HTML
6 5 (4.00%) XSD
6 5 (4.00%) WSDL
7 2 (1.60%) XML Schema
7 2 (1.60%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.60%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.20%) Mobile App
2 13 (10.40%) Online Games
3 12 (9.60%) Computer Science
4 9 (7.20%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (5.60%) Open Source
6 4 (3.20%) N-Tier
7 3 (2.40%) IPTV
7 3 (2.40%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.80%) NHS
8 1 (0.80%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.80%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.80%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.20%) Linux
1 19 (15.20%) UNIX
2 13 (10.40%) Windows
3 11 (8.80%) Solaris
3 11 (8.80%) Windows XP
3 11 (8.80%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (8.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (8.80%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (49.60%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (33.60%) Test Strategy
3 41 (32.80%) Performance Testing
4 33 (26.40%) Regression Testing
5 29 (23.20%) Mentoring
6 27 (21.60%) Migration
6 27 (21.60%) Test Management
7 26 (20.80%) Test Scripting
8 25 (20.00%) Line Management
9 23 (18.40%) Automated Testing
10 22 (17.60%) Agile Testing
11 19 (15.20%) Test Automation
11 19 (15.20%) Software Testing
12 18 (14.40%) Unit Testing
12 18 (14.40%) Configuration Management
12 18 (14.40%) Manual Testing
13 17 (13.60%) Test Planning
14 15 (12.00%) Kanban
15 14 (11.20%) Security Testing
16 13 (10.40%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 61 (48.80%) SQL
2 16 (12.80%) Java
3 14 (11.20%) PL/SQL
3 14 (11.20%) Shell Script
4 12 (9.60%) C#
5 6 (4.80%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.20%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.40%) Python
7 3 (2.40%) PHP
8 2 (1.60%) Perl
8 2 (1.60%) Ruby
9 1 (0.80%) Scala
9 1 (0.80%) C++
Qualifications
1 53 (42.40%) ISEB
2 30 (24.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 20 (16.00%) ISTQB
4 16 (12.80%) Security Cleared
5 14 (11.20%) Degree
6 4 (3.20%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.60%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (1.60%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.80%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (54.40%) QA
2 14 (11.20%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.80%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (8.80%) VMware ESX
1 11 (8.80%) VMware Workstation
1 11 (8.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.80%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (13.60%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.40%) cPanel
3 2 (1.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 32 (25.60%) HP
2 27 (21.60%) Oracle
3 11 (8.80%) Fujitsu
3 11 (8.80%) NetApp
3 11 (8.80%) VMware
4 8 (6.40%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.40%) VocaLink
6 2 (1.60%) SAP
7 1 (0.80%) Cognos
7 1 (0.80%) Capita
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: US$20000.00 - US$24000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bedfordshire
DP Connect
Salary: Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago