The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Non-Functional Testing
Rank 847 818 832
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +14
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 60 51 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.047% 0.061%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.064% 0.060% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 49 44 64
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £83,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,250 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+25.29% -10.52%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93957 85653 91299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.38% 78.79% 77.44%
Number of salaries quoted 75631 70015 77736
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 29 July 2014 within the UK.

Non-Functional Testing Salary Histogram in the UK

Non-Functional Testing
Top 29 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 29 July 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 -32 58 £51,500 +8.42% 1
London -25 34 £57,500 +2.22%
City of London -2 15 £100,000 +53.84%
East of England +1 10 £55,000 +29.41%
West Yorkshire -36 6 £49,500 +23.75%
Yorkshire -42 6 £49,500 +23.75%
Bedfordshire - 6 £67,500 -
Leeds -37 5 £44,000 +7.31%
Hertfordshire -12 4 £45,000 +5.88%
South East - 4 £42,500 -
Docklands, London - 3 £50,000 -
Dunstable - 3 £67,500 -
North West -2 2 £72,500 -23.68% 1
Scotland -9 2 £57,000 -
Glasgow -12 2 £57,000 -
Bracknell - 2 - -
Brighton - 2 £42,500 -
East Sussex - 2 £42,500 -
Berkshire - 2 - -
Canary Wharf - 2 - -
Manchester +8 1 £72,500 -23.68%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
Warrington - 1 - -
Halifax - 1 £80,000 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £51,500 -
North East - 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £51,500 -

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 57 (49.57%) QA
2 43 (37.39%) SQL
3 40 (34.78%) ISEB
4 39 (33.91%) Finance
5 38 (33.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 37 (32.17%) Test Strategy
6 37 (32.17%) Automated Testing
7 35 (30.43%) Test Scripting
8 29 (25.22%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (19.13%) Scrum
9 22 (19.13%) Performance Testing
10 21 (18.26%) Test Automation
11 19 (16.52%) Degree
11 19 (16.52%) C#
12 18 (15.65%) Banking
13 17 (14.78%) Risk Management
13 17 (14.78%) LoadRunner
14 16 (13.91%) Integration Acceptance Testing
14 16 (13.91%) Business Analysis
15 15 (13.04%) ISTQB
15 15 (13.04%) Project Planning
16 14 (12.17%) Test Management
16 14 (12.17%) HP
17 13 (11.30%) Microsoft
17 13 (11.30%) Bugzilla
18 12 (10.43%) TDD
18 12 (10.43%) Integration Testing
18 12 (10.43%) Java
18 12 (10.43%) PHP
18 12 (10.43%) UNIX

Non-Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 10 (8.70%) Apache
2 2 (1.74%) IIS
2 2 (1.74%) WorkSite
3 1 (0.87%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (7.83%) Mingle
2 7 (6.09%) MS Project
3 2 (1.74%) MS Office
4 1 (0.87%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.35%) LAN
2 4 (3.48%) WAN
2 4 (3.48%) HTTP
2 4 (3.48%) HTTPS
3 3 (2.61%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.57%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.70%) Hadoop
3 9 (7.83%) Azure SQL Database
3 9 (7.83%) MySQL
4 5 (4.35%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.87%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.87%) Big Data
5 1 (0.87%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (14.78%) LoadRunner
2 13 (11.30%) Bugzilla
3 11 (9.57%) QuickTest Pro
4 9 (7.83%) JIRA
5 5 (4.35%) Selenium
6 4 (3.48%) WebDriver
6 4 (3.48%) Visual Studio
7 3 (2.61%) FogBugz
7 3 (2.61%) SilkPerformer
7 3 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.74%) Selenium IDE
8 2 (1.74%) JMeter
9 1 (0.87%) Maven
9 1 (0.87%) JUnit
9 1 (0.87%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.87%) WatiN
9 1 (0.87%) WATIR
General
1 39 (33.91%) Finance
2 18 (15.65%) Banking
3 10 (8.70%) Retail
4 9 (7.83%) Advertising
5 6 (5.22%) Financial Institution
6 5 (4.35%) Investment Banking
7 4 (3.48%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.74%) Law
8 2 (1.74%) Legal
8 2 (1.74%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.87%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (31.30%) Analyst
2 32 (27.83%) Test Analyst
3 23 (20.00%) Test Manager
4 16 (13.91%) Tester
4 16 (13.91%) Senior Analyst
4 16 (13.91%) Senior Test Analyst
5 13 (11.30%) Lead Test Analyst
6 11 (9.57%) Consultant
7 10 (8.70%) Test Consultant
8 9 (7.83%) Technical Manager
8 9 (7.83%) Technical Project Manager
8 9 (7.83%) Architect
8 9 (7.83%) Project Manager
9 7 (6.09%) Head of Testing
10 6 (5.22%) Test Leader
10 6 (5.22%) Test Architect
10 6 (5.22%) Senior Manager
10 6 (5.22%) QA Tester
11 5 (4.35%) Software Tester
11 5 (4.35%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.57%) HTML
1 11 (9.57%) .NET
2 10 (8.70%) ASP.NET
3 9 (7.83%) Web Services
3 9 (7.83%) SAML
3 9 (7.83%) Lucene
3 9 (7.83%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (7.83%) HTML5
4 5 (4.35%) XML
5 3 (2.61%) Middleware
6 1 (0.87%) XML Schema
6 1 (0.87%) SOAP
6 1 (0.87%) J2EE
6 1 (0.87%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.96%) IVR
2 6 (5.22%) Client/Server
3 5 (4.35%) Fixed Income
4 4 (3.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (3.48%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.61%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.61%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.61%) Equities
6 2 (1.74%) Open Source
7 1 (0.87%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.87%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.87%) Economics
7 1 (0.87%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.43%) UNIX
1 12 (10.43%) Windows
2 6 (5.22%) Linux
3 4 (3.48%) Solaris
4 3 (2.61%) Windows XP
4 3 (2.61%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (32.17%) Automated Testing
1 37 (32.17%) Test Strategy
2 35 (30.43%) Test Scripting
3 29 (25.22%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (19.13%) Scrum
4 22 (19.13%) Performance Testing
5 21 (18.26%) Test Automation
6 17 (14.78%) Risk Management
7 16 (13.91%) Business Analysis
7 16 (13.91%) Integration Acceptance Testing
8 15 (13.04%) Project Planning
9 14 (12.17%) Test Management
10 12 (10.43%) Integration Testing
10 12 (10.43%) TDD
11 11 (9.57%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (8.70%) V-Model
12 10 (8.70%) BDD
12 10 (8.70%) Migration
12 10 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (8.70%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (37.39%) SQL
2 19 (16.52%) C#
3 12 (10.43%) Java
3 12 (10.43%) PHP
4 10 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 10 (8.70%) Perl
4 10 (8.70%) Ruby
5 9 (7.83%) Groovy
6 5 (4.35%) Shell Script
6 5 (4.35%) PL/SQL
7 4 (3.48%) C++
8 2 (1.74%) VBScript
8 2 (1.74%) Scala
8 2 (1.74%) Python
9 1 (0.87%) C
9 1 (0.87%) VB
Qualifications
1 40 (34.78%) ISEB
2 38 (33.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 19 (16.52%) Degree
4 15 (13.04%) ISTQB
5 8 (6.96%) Security Cleared
6 5 (4.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 4 (3.48%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.87%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (49.57%) QA
2 4 (3.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (3.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.61%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.61%) VMware ESX
2 3 (2.61%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (1.74%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.87%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.87%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (7.83%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (12.17%) HP
2 13 (11.30%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.83%) Oracle
3 9 (7.83%) Citrix
4 4 (3.48%) VMware
5 3 (2.61%) Fujitsu
5 3 (2.61%) Pega
5 3 (2.61%) NetApp
6 2 (1.74%) Interwoven
7 1 (0.87%) Empirix
7 1 (0.87%) SAP
7 1 (0.87%) IBM
7 1 (0.87%) Sun
7 1 (0.87%) Compuware
7 1 (0.87%) VocaLink
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