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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 528 458 491
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +33
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 428 642 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.44% 0.58% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.67% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 349 468 443
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,100
% change year-on-year
- -1.39%

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
86068 96139 98720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.01% 87.48% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 72002 79039 78827
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 £30,592
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £72,500 £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 24 August 2016 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 24 August 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
England -52 413 £45,000 - 52
London -51 128 £57,500 +9.52% 16
South East +20 79 £45,000 +8.43% 6
Yorkshire 0 59 £38,000 -10.58% 7
West Yorkshire -13 50 £40,000 -5.88% 5
South West -10 48 £34,000 -20.00% 6
East of England +32 47 £50,000 -2.91% 4
Leeds +3 36 £38,000 -15.55% 5
Berkshire +30 31 £45,000 -5.26%
Surrey +20 22 £45,000 +25.87%
West Midlands +7 22 £36,250 -6.45% 4
City of London +6 22 £51,000 -2.85% 8
Hertfordshire +25 21 £52,250 -5.00% 2
Gloucestershire +12 18 £45,000 +5.26% 2
Hampshire -11 17 £45,250 +13.12% 2
North West -16 16 £37,500 -16.66% 6
East Midlands +4 13 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Bracknell +2 12 £45,000 +23.28%
Somerset - 12 £32,500 - 1
Bedfordshire +28 11 £46,250 +2.77% 2
Scotland +6 11 £44,000 +12.10%
Birmingham -9 11 £37,500 -31.81%
Dorset -11 11 £32,500 -40.90% 2
Watford +23 10 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Nottingham +21 9 £50,000 +25.00%
Winchester +16 9 £44,000 +10.00%
Nottinghamshire +14 9 £50,000 +25.00%
North Yorkshire +25 8 £31,750 -54.64% 2
Manchester -25 8 £37,500 -16.66% 6
Reading +10 7 £45,000 +2.85%

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 553 (62.56%) Agile Software Development
2 406 (45.93%) Functional Testing
3 339 (38.35%) SQL
4 323 (36.54%) Test Automation
5 313 (35.41%) Finance
6 304 (34.39%) ISEB
6 304 (34.39%) QA
7 293 (33.14%) Selenium
8 290 (32.81%) Java
9 270 (30.54%) ISTQB
10 255 (28.85%) Test Scripting
11 230 (26.02%) Software Testing
12 214 (24.21%) Performance Testing
13 188 (21.27%) Test Strategy
14 186 (21.04%) User Acceptance Testing
15 177 (20.02%) Automated Testing
16 172 (19.46%) Test Management
17 171 (19.34%) LoadRunner
18 170 (19.23%) Scrum
19 156 (17.65%) .NET
20 150 (16.97%) SDLC
21 139 (15.72%) Microsoft
21 139 (15.72%) Degree
22 133 (15.05%) Waterfall
23 131 (14.82%) Regression Testing
24 128 (14.48%) C#
25 127 (14.37%) Manual Testing
26 124 (14.03%) BDD
27 123 (13.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
28 121 (13.69%) JMeter

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 32 (3.62%) CMS
2 16 (1.81%) WebLogic
3 13 (1.47%) Confluence
4 11 (1.24%) SharePoint
5 5 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (0.57%) Umbraco
5 5 (0.57%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.34%) IIS
7 2 (0.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.11%) Apache
8 1 (0.11%) JBoss
8 1 (0.11%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 79 (8.94%) MS Excel
2 57 (6.45%) MS Office
3 13 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (1.36%) Mingle
5 6 (0.68%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (1.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.11%) Lorenzo
2 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.11%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.79%) SaaS
2 6 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.23%) Google Apps
3 2 (0.23%) Office 365
3 2 (0.23%) Slack
4 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.11%) GitHub
4 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (5.43%) Internet
2 30 (3.39%) TCP/IP
3 28 (3.17%) DNS
4 27 (3.05%) Firewall
5 15 (1.70%) HTTP
5 15 (1.70%) VoIP
6 14 (1.58%) SSH
7 11 (1.24%) LAN
7 11 (1.24%) WAN
8 9 (1.02%) DHCP
9 8 (0.90%) BGP
9 8 (0.90%) Broadband
9 8 (0.90%) IPv6
9 8 (0.90%) L2TP
9 8 (0.90%) MPLS
9 8 (0.90%) SNMP
9 8 (0.90%) TACACS
9 8 (0.90%) VPLS
10 4 (0.45%) ATM
11 3 (0.34%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 27 (3.05%) MySQL
3 21 (2.38%) Relational Database
4 19 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (1.58%) Oracle Database
6 11 (1.24%) RDBMS
7 9 (1.02%) Oracle ODI
8 8 (0.90%) Big Data
9 6 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (0.57%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (0.34%) MongoDB
13 2 (0.23%) DB2
13 2 (0.23%) HBase
13 2 (0.23%) OLTP
13 2 (0.23%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.23%) SQL Server 2008
14 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2005
14 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 293 (33.14%) Selenium
2 171 (19.34%) LoadRunner
3 121 (13.69%) JMeter
4 120 (13.57%) JIRA
5 117 (13.24%) Cucumber
6 87 (9.84%) Jenkins
7 75 (8.48%) HP UFT
8 73 (8.26%) Team Foundation Server
9 62 (7.01%) WebDriver
10 59 (6.67%) Visual Studio
11 55 (6.22%) SoapUI
12 54 (6.11%) TestNG
13 52 (5.88%) Gatling
14 47 (5.32%) Git (software)
15 40 (4.52%) SpecFlow
16 30 (3.39%) JUnit
17 29 (3.28%) NeoLoad
18 28 (3.17%) WebLOAD
19 26 (2.94%) TeamCity
20 23 (2.60%) ClearQuest
General
1 313 (35.41%) Finance
2 80 (9.05%) Banking
3 59 (6.67%) Retail
4 41 (4.64%) Telecoms
5 37 (4.19%) Games
6 36 (4.07%) Legal
7 30 (3.39%) Marketing
8 26 (2.94%) Manufacturing
9 20 (2.26%) Back Office
10 13 (1.47%) Electronics
11 10 (1.13%) Aerospace
11 10 (1.13%) Automotive
11 10 (1.13%) Retail Banking
12 7 (0.79%) Polish Language
12 7 (0.79%) Publishing
13 6 (0.68%) Corporate Banking
14 5 (0.57%) Investment Banking
14 5 (0.57%) Law
15 3 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 288 (32.58%) Analyst
2 275 (31.11%) Test Analyst
3 183 (20.70%) Tester
4 133 (15.05%) Test Engineer
5 118 (13.35%) Test Manager
6 73 (8.26%) Automation Tester
7 65 (7.35%) Test Leader
8 58 (6.56%) Senior Analyst
9 55 (6.22%) Senior Test Analyst
10 46 (5.20%) Senior Tester
11 45 (5.09%) Automation Test Analyst
11 45 (5.09%) QA Analyst
12 42 (4.75%) Test Automation Engineer
13 41 (4.64%) QA Test Analyst
13 41 (4.64%) Selenium Tester
14 37 (4.19%) Software Tester
15 36 (4.07%) QA Engineer
16 35 (3.96%) Selenium Automation Tester
17 34 (3.85%) SQL Analyst
18 33 (3.73%) Performance Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (17.65%) .NET
2 97 (10.97%) HTML
3 80 (9.05%) Web Services
4 65 (7.35%) XML
5 60 (6.79%) SOAP
6 57 (6.45%) ASP.NET
7 53 (6.00%) CSS
8 36 (4.07%) Ajax
9 35 (3.96%) Gherkin
10 32 (3.62%) REST
11 19 (2.15%) RESTful
12 18 (2.04%) JSON
13 11 (1.24%) JDBC
14 9 (1.02%) Middleware
15 8 (0.90%) HTML5
15 8 (0.90%) Node.js
15 8 (0.90%) XBRL
16 7 (0.79%) .NET Framework
16 7 (0.79%) Oracle GoldenGate
17 6 (0.68%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 85 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (5.54%) Mobile App
3 43 (4.86%) Computer Science
4 27 (3.05%) Client/Server
5 26 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
6 25 (2.83%) Mathematics
7 23 (2.60%) Management Information System
8 20 (2.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 15 (1.70%) Life Science
10 13 (1.47%) Driving Licence
10 13 (1.47%) Fintech
10 13 (1.47%) User Experience
11 12 (1.36%) Data Centre
11 12 (1.36%) N-Tier
12 6 (0.68%) Internet of Things
12 6 (0.68%) iPad
12 6 (0.68%) Replication
13 5 (0.57%) Cybercrime
13 5 (0.57%) Derivative
13 5 (0.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 106 (11.99%) Unix
2 95 (10.75%) Linux
3 83 (9.39%) Windows
4 27 (3.05%) Solaris
5 21 (2.38%) Windows Server
6 11 (1.24%) AIX
7 10 (1.13%) CentOS
8 6 (0.68%) Android
8 6 (0.68%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.34%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 553 (62.56%) Agile Software Development
2 406 (45.93%) Functional Testing
3 323 (36.54%) Test Automation
4 255 (28.85%) Test Scripting
5 230 (26.02%) Software Testing
6 214 (24.21%) Performance Testing
7 188 (21.27%) Test Strategy
8 186 (21.04%) User Acceptance Testing
9 177 (20.02%) Automated Testing
10 172 (19.46%) Test Management
11 170 (19.23%) Scrum
12 150 (16.97%) SDLC
13 133 (15.05%) Waterfall
14 131 (14.82%) Regression Testing
15 127 (14.37%) Manual Testing
16 124 (14.03%) BDD
17 112 (12.67%) TDD
18 98 (11.09%) Defect Management
18 98 (11.09%) E-Commerce
19 94 (10.63%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 339 (38.35%) SQL
2 290 (32.81%) Java
3 128 (14.48%) C#
4 94 (10.63%) JavaScript
5 87 (9.84%) Ruby
6 76 (8.60%) Python
7 61 (6.90%) Perl
8 55 (6.22%) Shell Script
9 45 (5.09%) VB
10 40 (4.52%) VBScript
11 37 (4.19%) C++
12 22 (2.49%) PHP
13 21 (2.38%) Scala
14 19 (2.15%) C
14 19 (2.15%) VB.NET
15 16 (1.81%) PL/SQL
16 15 (1.70%) Bash Shell
17 12 (1.36%) XPath
18 11 (1.24%) PowerShell
19 9 (1.02%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 304 (34.39%) ISEB
2 270 (30.54%) ISTQB
3 139 (15.72%) Degree
4 123 (13.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 53 (6.00%) Security Cleared
6 19 (2.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 18 (2.04%) DV Cleared
8 16 (1.81%) SC Cleared
9 9 (1.02%) PMI Certification
10 8 (0.90%) HP ASE
11 7 (0.79%) MCTS
11 7 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (0.79%) PMP
12 6 (0.68%) MCITP
13 5 (0.57%) ISEB Practitioner
14 4 (0.45%) CEH
14 4 (0.45%) CISSP
14 4 (0.45%) CREST Certified
14 4 (0.45%) OSCP
15 2 (0.23%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 304 (34.39%) QA
2 10 (1.13%) WAI
3 7 (0.79%) SDET
3 7 (0.79%) Solvency II
4 5 (0.57%) SLA
5 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (1.02%) Active Directory
1 9 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (0.90%) vSphere
3 5 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.11%) Firmware
4 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 86 (9.73%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (0.90%) AirWatch
2 8 (0.90%) SCCM
3 5 (0.57%) Control-M
4 4 (0.45%) HP Fortify
5 3 (0.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.23%) CA Service Virtualization
6 2 (0.23%) OpenView
6 2 (0.23%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.11%) CA Wily
7 1 (0.11%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (0.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 139 (15.72%) Microsoft
2 83 (9.39%) HP
3 72 (8.14%) Oracle
4 31 (3.51%) SAP
5 26 (2.94%) Red Hat
6 24 (2.71%) SOASTA, Inc
7 10 (1.13%) IBM
7 10 (1.13%) VMware
8 9 (1.02%) Citrix
9 8 (0.90%) Altiris
9 8 (0.90%) Cisco
9 8 (0.90%) Cognizant
9 8 (0.90%) Huawei
9 8 (0.90%) Juniper
9 8 (0.90%) MobileIron
9 8 (0.90%) Nokia
10 6 (0.68%) Sun
10 6 (0.68%) Telerik
11 5 (0.57%) Alterian
11 5 (0.57%) FINEOS
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: free parking, pension, bonus etc.
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + flexibility
Posted: 9 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum Attractive benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum Plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Fantastic benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chatham, Kent
Xchanging
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £100,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £70,000
Posted: 5 days ago
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £25k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Flexitime
Posted: Yesterday
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-45k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui (Ip) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £70,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + HUGE bens package
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Pershing Limited
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago