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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Non-Functional Testing over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
UK
Rank 459 571 464
Rank change year-on-year
+112 -107
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 444 413 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.54% 0.40% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.46% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 330 348 510
Median salary £44,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,800 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +3.94%

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
73661 90442 92402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.79% 88.31% 86.70%
Number of salaries quoted 60548 75022 75488
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Non-Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads 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 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 26 February 2017 within the UK.

Non-Functional Testing Salary Histogram in the UK

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 26 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
England +118 433 £45,000 - 59
London +73 123 £52,500 +5.00% 24
South East +109 85 £40,000 +14.28% 16
East of England +45 53 £50,000 -9.09% 4
South West +24 50 £40,000 -5.88% 3
West Midlands +53 41 £40,000 +14.28% 3
North West +8 41 £40,750 +45.53% 1
Yorkshire +26 40 £46,000 +15.00% 5
Leeds +40 35 £46,000 +10.84% 5
West Yorkshire +32 35 £46,000 +15.00% 5
Gloucestershire +10 30 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Manchester -3 28 £40,000 +6.66%
Hertfordshire +18 23 £52,500 -12.50% 3
Oxfordshire +27 22 £36,250 -9.37% 2
Gloucester +10 21 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Norfolk +5 20 £35,000 -35.18%
Norwich +2 20 £35,000 -35.18%
Oxford +24 18 £36,250 - 1
Berkshire +67 17 £36,250 - 1
City of London +33 17 £52,500 +10.52% 5
Watford +7 17 £52,500 -12.50% 3
Somerset +5 17 £32,500 -13.33%
Surrey +44 16 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Hampshire +33 16 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Birmingham +10 10 £45,500 +39.93% 2
Cheshire +10 10 £49,500 +76.78% 1
Warwickshire +34 9 - -
Warwick - 9 - -
Wilmslow - 9 £55,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +27 8 £47,500 +33.80% 2

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 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 with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 486 (58.20%) Agile Software Development
2 366 (43.83%) Functional Testing
3 298 (35.69%) Selenium
4 280 (33.53%) QA
5 259 (31.02%) SQL
6 255 (30.54%) Test Automation
7 246 (29.46%) Test Scripting
8 245 (29.34%) ISTQB
9 240 (28.74%) ISEB
10 225 (26.95%) Finance
11 216 (25.87%) Java
12 185 (22.16%) C#
13 184 (22.04%) BDD
14 169 (20.24%) TDD
14 169 (20.24%) Cucumber
15 161 (19.28%) Performance Testing
16 160 (19.16%) Scrum
17 158 (18.92%) Test Strategy
18 157 (18.80%) Software Testing
19 156 (18.68%) Automated Testing
20 142 (17.01%) Regression Testing
21 141 (16.89%) Waterfall
22 139 (16.65%) User Acceptance Testing
23 138 (16.53%) Manual Testing
24 130 (15.57%) LoadRunner
25 123 (14.73%) Microsoft
26 120 (14.37%) Test Management
27 118 (14.13%) SDLC
28 117 (14.01%) JIRA
29 114 (13.65%) Windows

Non-Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills 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 30 (3.59%) Confluence
2 29 (3.47%) WebLogic
3 19 (2.28%) Tomcat
4 7 (0.84%) Apache
5 6 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (0.48%) CMS
7 4 (0.48%) MQSeries
7 4 (0.48%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (0.24%) JBoss
9 2 (0.24%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.12%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.12%) Drupal
10 1 (0.12%) IIS
10 1 (0.12%) Mule
10 1 (0.12%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.12%) WordPress
Applications
1 36 (4.31%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.96%) MS Office
3 4 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.36%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.60%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.12%) Magento
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle FAH
4 1 (0.12%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 35 (4.19%) SaaS
2 13 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.84%) GitHub
5 3 (0.36%) PaaS
6 1 (0.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.12%) G Suite
6 1 (0.12%) Heroku
6 1 (0.12%) Office 365
6 1 (0.12%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 39 (4.67%) HTTP
2 14 (1.68%) Internet
3 11 (1.32%) SSH
4 4 (0.48%) BGP
4 4 (0.48%) Broadband
4 4 (0.48%) DHCP
4 4 (0.48%) Firewall
4 4 (0.48%) IPv6
4 4 (0.48%) L2TP
4 4 (0.48%) MPLS
4 4 (0.48%) SNMP
4 4 (0.48%) TACACS
4 4 (0.48%) VPLS
5 3 (0.36%) DNS
5 3 (0.36%) Network Security
6 2 (0.24%) FTP
6 2 (0.24%) VoIP
7 1 (0.12%) GSM
7 1 (0.12%) LAN
7 1 (0.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (6.95%) SQL Server
2 45 (5.39%) Relational Database
3 28 (3.35%) MySQL
4 27 (3.23%) RDBMS
5 22 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (1.92%) Oracle ODI
7 11 (1.32%) NoSQL
8 8 (0.96%) Oracle Database
9 6 (0.72%) DB2
9 6 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (0.48%) GIS
11 4 (0.48%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.36%) Big Data
12 3 (0.36%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 3 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.36%) SAP Data Services
13 2 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 298 (35.69%) Selenium
2 169 (20.24%) Cucumber
3 130 (15.57%) LoadRunner
4 117 (14.01%) JIRA
5 99 (11.86%) JMeter
6 96 (11.50%) SoapUI
7 95 (11.38%) Team Foundation Server
8 72 (8.62%) HP UFT
9 69 (8.26%) SpecFlow
10 65 (7.78%) WebDriver
11 58 (6.95%) Jenkins
12 46 (5.51%) Visual Studio
13 40 (4.79%) Git (software)
14 39 (4.67%) JUnit
15 27 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 26 (3.11%) TestNG
17 25 (2.99%) Gatling
17 25 (2.99%) Maven
17 25 (2.99%) TeamCity
18 22 (2.63%) Zephyr
General
1 225 (26.95%) Finance
2 80 (9.58%) Retail
3 55 (6.59%) Legal
4 46 (5.51%) Banking
5 28 (3.35%) Marketing
6 26 (3.11%) Law
7 23 (2.75%) Back Office
8 16 (1.92%) Games
9 15 (1.80%) Automotive
10 12 (1.44%) Polish Language
10 12 (1.44%) Telecoms
11 10 (1.20%) Electronics
11 10 (1.20%) Manufacturing
12 8 (0.96%) Advertising
12 8 (0.96%) Publishing
13 3 (0.36%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.36%) Front Office
13 3 (0.36%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.36%) Music Industry
13 3 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 238 (28.50%) Analyst
2 221 (26.47%) Test Analyst
3 170 (20.36%) Test Engineer
4 116 (13.89%) Tester
5 88 (10.54%) Test Automation Engineer
5 88 (10.54%) Test Leader
6 87 (10.42%) Test Manager
7 72 (8.62%) QA Engineer
8 48 (5.75%) Developer
9 42 (5.03%) Senior Analyst
9 42 (5.03%) Senior Test Analyst
10 39 (4.67%) Automation Test Analyst
11 36 (4.31%) QA Test Engineer
12 31 (3.71%) Web Engineer
13 30 (3.59%) Automation Tester
14 29 (3.47%) C# Developer
14 29 (3.47%) QA Analyst
15 28 (3.35%) Senior Test Engineer
16 27 (3.23%) Software Analyst
17 26 (3.11%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (12.10%) .NET
2 87 (10.42%) Web Services
3 63 (7.54%) XML
4 58 (6.95%) SOAP
5 55 (6.59%) RESTful
6 51 (6.11%) HTML
7 36 (4.31%) Gherkin
8 33 (3.95%) REST
9 31 (3.71%) ASP.NET
10 28 (3.35%) CSS
11 22 (2.63%) JSON
12 13 (1.56%) Spring
13 12 (1.44%) Hibernate
13 12 (1.44%) J2EE
13 12 (1.44%) Oracle Fusion
13 12 (1.44%) Oracle GoldenGate
14 10 (1.20%) Ruby on Rails
15 8 (0.96%) XML Messaging
16 7 (0.84%) Middleware
17 6 (0.72%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 60 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (6.83%) Computer Science
3 29 (3.47%) Management Information System
4 28 (3.35%) Mobile App
5 24 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
6 20 (2.40%) N-Tier
7 18 (2.16%) User Experience
8 16 (1.92%) Virtual Team
9 12 (1.44%) Driving Licence
10 10 (1.20%) Fintech
10 10 (1.20%) Online Gambling
11 9 (1.08%) Linux Command Line
12 6 (0.72%) Life Science
13 5 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 5 (0.60%) NHS
14 4 (0.48%) Algorithms
14 4 (0.48%) Data Centre
14 4 (0.48%) Data Structures
14 4 (0.48%) Fixed Income
15 3 (0.36%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 114 (13.65%) Windows
2 82 (9.82%) Linux
3 49 (5.87%) Unix
4 42 (5.03%) Windows Server
5 37 (4.43%) Apple iOS
6 32 (3.83%) Android
7 8 (0.96%) Solaris
8 6 (0.72%) AIX
9 4 (0.48%) CentOS
10 3 (0.36%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.12%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 486 (58.20%) Agile Software Development
2 366 (43.83%) Functional Testing
3 255 (30.54%) Test Automation
4 246 (29.46%) Test Scripting
5 184 (22.04%) BDD
6 169 (20.24%) TDD
7 161 (19.28%) Performance Testing
8 160 (19.16%) Scrum
9 158 (18.92%) Test Strategy
10 157 (18.80%) Software Testing
11 156 (18.68%) Automated Testing
12 142 (17.01%) Regression Testing
13 141 (16.89%) Waterfall
14 139 (16.65%) User Acceptance Testing
15 138 (16.53%) Manual Testing
16 120 (14.37%) Test Management
17 118 (14.13%) SDLC
18 96 (11.50%) Continuous Integration
19 84 (10.06%) Automation Testing
20 81 (9.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 259 (31.02%) SQL
2 216 (25.87%) Java
3 185 (22.16%) C#
4 66 (7.90%) JavaScript
5 55 (6.59%) Ruby
6 53 (6.35%) C++
7 50 (5.99%) Python
8 24 (2.87%) VBScript
9 18 (2.16%) Perl
10 16 (1.92%) C
11 14 (1.68%) Shell Script
12 12 (1.44%) PowerShell
13 9 (1.08%) PL/SQL
14 8 (0.96%) AWK
14 8 (0.96%) VB
15 7 (0.84%) Groovy
15 7 (0.84%) Objective-C
16 6 (0.72%) PHP
16 6 (0.72%) XPath
17 4 (0.48%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 245 (29.34%) ISTQB
2 240 (28.74%) ISEB
3 92 (11.02%) Degree
4 68 (8.14%) Security Cleared
5 62 (7.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 45 (5.39%) DV Cleared
7 23 (2.75%) SC Cleared
8 12 (1.44%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 5 (0.60%) MCITP
9 5 (0.60%) MCTS
9 5 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.36%) ISEB Practitioner
11 3 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.24%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.12%) CEH
13 1 (0.12%) CISA
13 1 (0.12%) CISSP
13 1 (0.12%) CREST Certified
13 1 (0.12%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 280 (33.53%) QA
2 19 (2.28%) SDET
2 19 (2.28%) WAI
3 8 (0.96%) PMO
4 7 (0.84%) SLA
5 4 (0.48%) HL7
6 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (2.40%) Docker
2 11 (1.32%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (1.32%) vSphere
3 6 (0.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 6 (0.72%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.12%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.12%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 56 (6.71%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (1.08%) Rancher
3 8 (0.96%) SCCM
4 7 (0.84%) AirWatch
5 6 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.60%) CA Wily
7 4 (0.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (0.48%) WebSphere Cast Iron
8 3 (0.36%) Kibana
8 3 (0.36%) logstash
9 1 (0.12%) Control-M
9 1 (0.12%) HP Fortify
9 1 (0.12%) HP SiteScope
9 1 (0.12%) Perfmon
9 1 (0.12%) Puppet
9 1 (0.12%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 123 (14.73%) Microsoft
2 98 (11.74%) HP
3 71 (8.50%) Oracle
4 40 (4.79%) SAP
5 22 (2.63%) Atlassian
6 16 (1.92%) VMware
7 15 (1.80%) Cognizant
8 13 (1.56%) Citrix
9 7 (0.84%) Altiris
9 7 (0.84%) Apple
9 7 (0.84%) CA
9 7 (0.84%) MobileIron
10 6 (0.72%) AppDynamics
10 6 (0.72%) IBM
10 6 (0.72%) Red Hat
11 5 (0.60%) Compuware
12 4 (0.48%) Cisco
12 4 (0.48%) Juniper
12 4 (0.48%) Nokia
12 4 (0.48%) Sun
UK
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + bonus + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £70,000 to £86,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: Competitive Salary plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £70,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £70,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Training + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + flexible benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum + Training + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + generous package & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: Competitive Salary plus excellent benefits.
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Colston Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus & Others
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Reco Ltd
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 + great benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago