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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
UK
Rank 486 554 471
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -83
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 407 424 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.49% 0.42% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.48% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 320 352 493
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,330 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,250 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.59% +5.92%

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
73152 88032 90205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.12% 87.70% 86.08%
Number of salaries quoted 60235 73164 74344
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 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +71 390 £45,000 -5.26% 43
London +28 118 £50,000 -4.76% 12
South East +97 71 £47,500 +18.75% 10
East of England +28 45 £47,500 -13.63% 2
South West +29 43 £40,000 +13.47% 5
Yorkshire +16 41 £45,000 +18.42% 5
West Yorkshire +22 37 £46,000 +10.84% 4
North West -3 36 £40,750 +30.40% 3
Leeds +26 35 £46,000 +6.35% 4
West Midlands +14 33 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Gloucestershire +14 28 £40,000 +14.28% 3
City of London +39 23 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Manchester -11 21 £40,000 +8.10% 1
Oxfordshire +35 20 £42,250 +5.62% 3
Berkshire +62 19 £42,000 -1.17% 2
Oxford +40 18 £39,250 -1.87% 2
Norfolk +1 16 £35,000 -35.18%
Norwich -3 15 £35,000 -35.18%
Hertfordshire +10 14 £52,500 -8.69% 2
Gloucester -1 13 £40,000 - 1
Surrey +39 12 £47,500 +35.71% 3
Somerset - 11 £32,500 - 1
Hampshire +26 10 £42,500 +38.21% 2
Birmingham -1 10 £45,500 +7.05% 2
Cheshire +10 9 £41,500 +48.21% 1
Watford +5 9 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Wilmslow - 9 £41,500 - 1
Reading +45 7 £65,000 +52.94%
Warwickshire +30 7 - - 1
Bedfordshire +18 7 £62,500 -10.71%

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 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.

1 474 (59.70%) Agile Software Development
2 329 (41.44%) Functional Testing
3 278 (35.01%) Selenium
4 264 (33.25%) SQL
5 263 (33.12%) QA
6 239 (30.10%) ISTQB
7 238 (29.97%) Test Automation
8 236 (29.72%) Test Scripting
8 236 (29.72%) ISEB
9 233 (29.35%) Finance
10 227 (28.59%) Java
11 182 (22.92%) Performance Testing
12 178 (22.42%) C#
13 171 (21.54%) BDD
14 169 (21.28%) Scrum
15 157 (19.77%) TDD
15 157 (19.77%) Software Testing
16 153 (19.27%) Automated Testing
17 150 (18.89%) Cucumber
18 142 (17.88%) LoadRunner
19 136 (17.13%) Microsoft
20 135 (17.00%) Test Strategy
21 132 (16.62%) .NET
22 130 (16.37%) Manual Testing
23 126 (15.87%) SDLC
24 125 (15.74%) Waterfall
24 125 (15.74%) Regression Testing
25 116 (14.61%) Test Management
26 113 (14.23%) Windows
27 112 (14.11%) JIRA

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 36 (4.53%) WebLogic
2 26 (3.27%) Confluence
3 10 (1.26%) CMS
4 9 (1.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (0.88%) WebSphere
6 6 (0.76%) Tomcat
7 5 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (0.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 4 (0.50%) MQSeries
8 4 (0.50%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.38%) Apache
9 3 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.38%) IIS
10 1 (0.13%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.13%) Mule
10 1 (0.13%) Mule ESB
10 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.13%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 44 (5.54%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.52%) MS Office
3 7 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.38%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (1.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.50%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.38%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.13%) Lorenzo
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 31 (3.90%) SaaS
2 9 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.76%) GitHub
3 6 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.50%) G Suite
4 4 (0.50%) Office 365
4 4 (0.50%) PaaS
4 4 (0.50%) Slack
5 1 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.13%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 39 (4.91%) HTTP
2 26 (3.27%) Internet
3 13 (1.64%) SSH
4 11 (1.39%) Firewall
5 9 (1.13%) BGP
5 9 (1.13%) Broadband
5 9 (1.13%) DHCP
5 9 (1.13%) DNS
5 9 (1.13%) IPv6
5 9 (1.13%) L2TP
5 9 (1.13%) MPLS
5 9 (1.13%) SNMP
5 9 (1.13%) TACACS
5 9 (1.13%) TCP/IP
5 9 (1.13%) VPLS
6 5 (0.63%) Network Security
7 2 (0.25%) FTP
7 2 (0.25%) GSM
7 2 (0.25%) LTE
7 2 (0.25%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (7.30%) SQL Server
2 40 (5.04%) Relational Database
3 29 (3.65%) MySQL
4 28 (3.53%) RDBMS
5 13 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (1.64%) Oracle Database
5 13 (1.64%) Oracle ODI
6 10 (1.26%) NoSQL
7 8 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
7 8 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (0.88%) DB2
9 4 (0.50%) Big Data
9 4 (0.50%) GIS
9 4 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.13%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.13%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.13%) DTS
10 1 (0.13%) Electronic Patient Records
10 1 (0.13%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 278 (35.01%) Selenium
2 150 (18.89%) Cucumber
3 142 (17.88%) LoadRunner
4 112 (14.11%) JIRA
5 97 (12.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 95 (11.96%) JMeter
7 77 (9.70%) SoapUI
8 69 (8.69%) SpecFlow
9 61 (7.68%) Jenkins
10 57 (7.18%) HP UFT
10 57 (7.18%) WebDriver
11 51 (6.42%) Visual Studio
12 41 (5.16%) Git (software)
13 35 (4.41%) Gatling
14 28 (3.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 28 (3.53%) TestNG
15 24 (3.02%) JUnit
16 23 (2.90%) Zephyr
17 22 (2.77%) TeamCity
18 21 (2.64%) Subversion
General
1 233 (29.35%) Finance
2 66 (8.31%) Retail
3 56 (7.05%) Banking
4 44 (5.54%) Legal
5 33 (4.16%) Marketing
6 24 (3.02%) Back Office
7 17 (2.14%) Law
7 17 (2.14%) Telecoms
8 13 (1.64%) Games
9 10 (1.26%) Publishing
10 9 (1.13%) Automotive
10 9 (1.13%) Manufacturing
11 8 (1.01%) Advertising
11 8 (1.01%) Electronics
11 8 (1.01%) Polish Language
12 5 (0.63%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.50%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.25%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.25%) Music Industry
15 1 (0.13%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 250 (31.49%) Analyst
2 236 (29.72%) Test Analyst
3 154 (19.40%) Test Engineer
4 99 (12.47%) Tester
5 84 (10.58%) Test Leader
6 76 (9.57%) Test Automation Engineer
7 75 (9.45%) Test Manager
8 70 (8.82%) QA Engineer
9 53 (6.68%) Senior Analyst
9 53 (6.68%) Senior Test Analyst
10 51 (6.42%) Developer
11 45 (5.67%) Automation Test Analyst
12 37 (4.66%) QA Test Engineer
13 32 (4.03%) C# Developer
14 29 (3.65%) Web Engineer
15 27 (3.40%) Automation Tester
16 25 (3.15%) QA Analyst
17 24 (3.02%) .NET Developer
18 23 (2.90%) Software Analyst
18 23 (2.90%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (16.62%) .NET
2 96 (12.09%) Web Services
3 76 (9.57%) HTML
4 64 (8.06%) XML
5 63 (7.93%) SOAP
6 51 (6.42%) ASP.NET
7 50 (6.30%) RESTful
8 36 (4.53%) CSS
9 33 (4.16%) REST
10 29 (3.65%) Gherkin
11 16 (2.02%) Ajax
12 14 (1.76%) JSON
13 9 (1.13%) HTML5
13 9 (1.13%) J2EE
14 8 (1.01%) .NET Framework
14 8 (1.01%) Oracle Fusion
14 8 (1.01%) Oracle GoldenGate
14 8 (1.01%) XML Messaging
15 7 (0.88%) Ruby on Rails
15 7 (0.88%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 52 (6.55%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (4.79%) Computer Science
3 34 (4.28%) Enterprise Software
3 34 (4.28%) Mobile App
4 25 (3.15%) Management Information System
5 23 (2.90%) N-Tier
6 15 (1.89%) Driving Licence
6 15 (1.89%) User Experience
7 13 (1.64%) Virtual Team
8 10 (1.26%) Fintech
9 9 (1.13%) Mathematics
10 7 (0.88%) Online Gambling
11 6 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (0.76%) NHS
12 5 (0.63%) Algorithms
12 5 (0.63%) Physics
13 4 (0.50%) Client/Server
13 4 (0.50%) Data Structures
13 4 (0.50%) PMI
14 2 (0.25%) Digital TV
Operating Systems
1 113 (14.23%) Windows
2 81 (10.20%) Linux
3 53 (6.68%) Unix
4 47 (5.92%) Windows Server
5 28 (3.53%) Apple iOS
6 23 (2.90%) Android
7 10 (1.26%) Solaris
8 9 (1.13%) AIX
9 6 (0.76%) CentOS
10 2 (0.25%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.13%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 474 (59.70%) Agile Software Development
2 329 (41.44%) Functional Testing
3 238 (29.97%) Test Automation
4 236 (29.72%) Test Scripting
5 182 (22.92%) Performance Testing
6 171 (21.54%) BDD
7 169 (21.28%) Scrum
8 157 (19.77%) Software Testing
8 157 (19.77%) TDD
9 153 (19.27%) Automated Testing
10 135 (17.00%) Test Strategy
11 130 (16.37%) Manual Testing
12 126 (15.87%) SDLC
13 125 (15.74%) Regression Testing
13 125 (15.74%) Waterfall
14 116 (14.61%) Test Management
15 110 (13.85%) User Acceptance Testing
16 86 (10.83%) Continuous Integration
17 75 (9.45%) Automation Testing
17 75 (9.45%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 264 (33.25%) SQL
2 227 (28.59%) Java
3 178 (22.42%) C#
4 73 (9.19%) JavaScript
5 63 (7.93%) Python
6 58 (7.30%) Ruby
7 44 (5.54%) C++
8 34 (4.28%) Perl
9 28 (3.53%) VBScript
10 24 (3.02%) Shell Script
11 19 (2.39%) VB
12 13 (1.64%) PowerShell
13 12 (1.51%) AWK
14 11 (1.39%) C
15 8 (1.01%) Scala
16 7 (0.88%) Groovy
16 7 (0.88%) Objective-C
17 6 (0.76%) VB.NET
18 5 (0.63%) PL/SQL
18 5 (0.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 239 (30.10%) ISTQB
2 236 (29.72%) ISEB
3 91 (11.46%) Degree
4 81 (10.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 55 (6.93%) Security Cleared
6 32 (4.03%) DV Cleared
7 20 (2.52%) SC Cleared
8 14 (1.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 6 (0.76%) MCITP
9 6 (0.76%) MCTS
9 6 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.50%) CEH
10 4 (0.50%) CISA
10 4 (0.50%) CISSP
10 4 (0.50%) CREST Certified
10 4 (0.50%) ISEB Practitioner
10 4 (0.50%) OSCP
10 4 (0.50%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 263 (33.12%) QA
2 21 (2.64%) WAI
3 18 (2.27%) SDET
4 5 (0.63%) SLA
5 4 (0.50%) HL7
6 2 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (1.89%) Docker
2 12 (1.51%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (1.51%) vSphere
3 7 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 7 (0.88%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 57 (7.18%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (1.13%) AirWatch
2 9 (1.13%) SCCM
3 6 (0.76%) Rancher
4 5 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (0.50%) CA Wily
5 4 (0.50%) HP Fortify
5 4 (0.50%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 3 (0.38%) logstash
7 2 (0.25%) HP SiteScope
7 2 (0.25%) Kibana
8 1 (0.13%) Control-M
8 1 (0.13%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 136 (17.13%) Microsoft
2 104 (13.10%) HP
3 72 (9.07%) Oracle
4 31 (3.90%) SAP
5 20 (2.52%) Atlassian
5 20 (2.52%) Cognizant
6 16 (2.02%) VMware
7 15 (1.89%) Citrix
8 9 (1.13%) Altiris
8 9 (1.13%) Cisco
8 9 (1.13%) Huawei
8 9 (1.13%) Juniper
8 9 (1.13%) MobileIron
8 9 (1.13%) Nokia
9 8 (1.01%) AppDynamics
9 8 (1.01%) Apple
9 8 (1.01%) Sun
10 7 (0.88%) IBM
10 7 (0.88%) SOASTA, Inc
11 6 (0.76%) Red Hat
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Great Package
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum +
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £46,000 per annum + flexible benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Great package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digital Gurus
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Including Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + bonus + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, pension,
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus & Others
Posted: 6 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-40k+Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + generous package & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £150 - £200 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 25 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Posted: 19 days ago