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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 542 540 553
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 370 474 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.45% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.51% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 294 373 381
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%

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
78934 92697 97322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.07% 87.56% 85.72%
Number of salaries quoted 65072 76555 80048
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 £31,193
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -14 348 £45,000 - 33
London -15 113 £51,000 -7.27% 12
South East +53 58 £47,500 +20.25% 4
South West +8 45 £35,500 -16.47% 3
East of England +36 39 £50,000 -11.11% 1
Yorkshire -14 39 £42,500 +6.25% 6
West Yorkshire -11 35 £42,500 -1.73% 5
Leeds -4 32 £45,000 - 5
West Midlands -11 25 £29,358 -9.66%
North West -10 23 £38,750 -6.06% 6
City of London -2 20 £50,000 - 5
Gloucestershire -13 20 £40,000 -8.57% 3
Somerset - 20 £32,500 -
Hampshire +15 19 £43,250 +9.49% 1
Surrey +21 16 £50,000 +42.85%
Manchester -6 13 £37,500 +1.35% 3
Hertfordshire +9 12 £47,500 -9.52%
Bedfordshire +15 11 £63,750 -8.92%
Oxfordshire +34 10 £42,250 +5.62% 1
Luton -8 10 £65,000 -7.14%
Berkshire +51 9 £37,500 -13.79%
Winchester - 9 £33,500 -
Suffolk - 9 £25,000 -
Oxford +27 8 £39,250 -1.87% 1
Woking +10 8 £52,500 +61.53%
South Wales -5 7 £30,000 -29.41%
Wales -17 7 £30,000 -29.41%
Taunton - 7 £32,500 -
Cheltenham - 7 £40,000 - 1
Scotland +21 6 £45,000 -18.18%

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 465 (60.70%) Agile Software Development
2 306 (39.95%) Functional Testing
3 280 (36.55%) SQL
4 264 (34.46%) QA
5 255 (33.29%) Selenium
6 250 (32.64%) Test Automation
7 238 (31.07%) Java
8 231 (30.16%) ISEB
9 225 (29.37%) Test Scripting
10 220 (28.72%) ISTQB
11 219 (28.59%) Finance
12 192 (25.07%) Performance Testing
13 183 (23.89%) Software Testing
14 165 (21.54%) C#
15 161 (21.02%) .NET
16 160 (20.89%) Scrum
17 158 (20.63%) Automated Testing
18 141 (18.41%) Microsoft
19 134 (17.49%) LoadRunner
19 134 (17.49%) SDLC
20 127 (16.58%) Test Strategy
21 126 (16.45%) TDD
22 125 (16.32%) BDD
23 124 (16.19%) Cucumber
23 124 (16.19%) Manual Testing
24 120 (15.67%) Regression Testing
25 119 (15.54%) Test Management
26 118 (15.40%) Waterfall
27 109 (14.23%) User Acceptance Testing
28 101 (13.19%) 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 31 (4.05%) WebLogic
2 23 (3.00%) Confluence
3 14 (1.83%) CMS
4 9 (1.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 8 (1.04%) SharePoint
6 7 (0.91%) WebSphere
7 5 (0.65%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.39%) IIS
8 3 (0.39%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.26%) Apache
9 2 (0.26%) MQSeries
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%) WordPress
Applications
1 59 (7.70%) MS Excel
2 23 (3.00%) MS Office
3 10 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.13%) Lorenzo
2 1 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.13%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 24 (3.13%) SaaS
2 6 (0.78%) GitHub
2 6 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.52%) G Suite
3 4 (0.52%) Office 365
3 4 (0.52%) PaaS
3 4 (0.52%) Slack
4 1 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.13%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 33 (4.31%) HTTP
2 31 (4.05%) Internet
3 14 (1.83%) DNS
3 14 (1.83%) Firewall
3 14 (1.83%) TCP/IP
4 12 (1.57%) BGP
4 12 (1.57%) Broadband
4 12 (1.57%) DHCP
4 12 (1.57%) IPv6
4 12 (1.57%) L2TP
4 12 (1.57%) MPLS
4 12 (1.57%) SNMP
4 12 (1.57%) SSH
4 12 (1.57%) TACACS
4 12 (1.57%) VPLS
5 5 (0.65%) Network Security
6 3 (0.39%) VoIP
7 2 (0.26%) GSM
7 2 (0.26%) LAN
7 2 (0.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (7.57%) SQL Server
2 35 (4.57%) Relational Database
3 26 (3.39%) MySQL
4 25 (3.26%) RDBMS
5 14 (1.83%) Oracle Database
6 11 (1.44%) Oracle ODI
7 9 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (0.91%) NoSQL
10 5 (0.65%) Big Data
10 5 (0.65%) DB2
11 4 (0.52%) GIS
12 3 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (0.26%) BusinessObjects
14 1 (0.13%) Apache Cassandra
14 1 (0.13%) DTS
14 1 (0.13%) Electronic Patient Records
14 1 (0.13%) MongoDB
14 1 (0.13%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 255 (33.29%) Selenium
2 134 (17.49%) LoadRunner
3 124 (16.19%) Cucumber
4 101 (13.19%) JIRA
5 94 (12.27%) JMeter
6 93 (12.14%) Team Foundation Server
7 70 (9.14%) SpecFlow
8 67 (8.75%) SoapUI
9 66 (8.62%) Jenkins
10 61 (7.96%) Visual Studio
11 54 (7.05%) WebDriver
12 50 (6.53%) HP UFT
13 48 (6.27%) Gatling
14 39 (5.09%) Git (software)
15 25 (3.26%) WebLOAD
16 24 (3.13%) TestNG
17 23 (3.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 21 (2.74%) Subversion
18 21 (2.74%) TeamCity
19 18 (2.35%) JUnit
General
1 219 (28.59%) Finance
2 63 (8.22%) Banking
3 61 (7.96%) Retail
4 34 (4.44%) Legal
5 30 (3.92%) Marketing
6 23 (3.00%) Games
6 23 (3.00%) Telecoms
7 22 (2.87%) Back Office
8 9 (1.17%) Advertising
9 8 (1.04%) Manufacturing
10 7 (0.91%) Electronics
10 7 (0.91%) Law
11 6 (0.78%) Polish Language
12 5 (0.65%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.65%) Publishing
12 5 (0.65%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.39%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.39%) Automotive
13 3 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 249 (32.51%) Analyst
2 238 (31.07%) Test Analyst
3 131 (17.10%) Test Engineer
4 111 (14.49%) Tester
5 73 (9.53%) Test Leader
6 72 (9.40%) Test Manager
7 62 (8.09%) Senior Analyst
7 62 (8.09%) Senior Test Analyst
8 57 (7.44%) Test Automation Engineer
9 52 (6.79%) Automation Test Analyst
10 51 (6.66%) QA Engineer
11 42 (5.48%) Developer
12 40 (5.22%) Automation Tester
13 29 (3.79%) C# Developer
13 29 (3.79%) Web Engineer
14 28 (3.66%) Selenium Tester
15 25 (3.26%) QA Analyst
16 24 (3.13%) QA Test Analyst
16 24 (3.13%) Senior Tester
16 24 (3.13%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (21.02%) .NET
2 93 (12.14%) Web Services
3 81 (10.57%) HTML
4 62 (8.09%) ASP.NET
5 60 (7.83%) SOAP
6 59 (7.70%) XML
7 36 (4.70%) RESTful
8 33 (4.31%) CSS
9 30 (3.92%) REST
10 24 (3.13%) Gherkin
11 21 (2.74%) Ajax
12 11 (1.44%) .NET Framework
13 9 (1.17%) HTML5
14 8 (1.04%) Velocity
15 7 (0.91%) WPF
16 6 (0.78%) AngularJS
16 6 (0.78%) CSS3
16 6 (0.78%) Oracle GoldenGate
16 6 (0.78%) XBRL
17 5 (0.65%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 45 (5.87%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (4.83%) Computer Science
3 34 (4.44%) Mobile App
4 32 (4.18%) Enterprise Software
5 20 (2.61%) N-Tier
6 19 (2.48%) Driving Licence
7 17 (2.22%) Management Information System
8 13 (1.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 13 (1.70%) User Experience
9 12 (1.57%) Mathematics
10 11 (1.44%) Fintech
11 7 (0.91%) Algorithms
11 7 (0.91%) Virtual Team
12 6 (0.78%) NHS
13 5 (0.65%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.65%) Life Science
13 5 (0.65%) Online Gambling
14 4 (0.52%) Data Structures
14 4 (0.52%) Hybrid Cloud
14 4 (0.52%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 98 (12.79%) Windows
2 82 (10.70%) Linux
3 63 (8.22%) Unix
4 44 (5.74%) Windows Server
5 22 (2.87%) Apple iOS
6 18 (2.35%) Android
7 16 (2.09%) Solaris
8 12 (1.57%) AIX
9 10 (1.31%) CentOS
10 1 (0.13%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 465 (60.70%) Agile Software Development
2 306 (39.95%) Functional Testing
3 250 (32.64%) Test Automation
4 225 (29.37%) Test Scripting
5 192 (25.07%) Performance Testing
6 183 (23.89%) Software Testing
7 160 (20.89%) Scrum
8 158 (20.63%) Automated Testing
9 134 (17.49%) SDLC
10 127 (16.58%) Test Strategy
11 126 (16.45%) TDD
12 125 (16.32%) BDD
13 124 (16.19%) Manual Testing
14 120 (15.67%) Regression Testing
15 119 (15.54%) Test Management
16 118 (15.40%) Waterfall
17 109 (14.23%) User Acceptance Testing
18 87 (11.36%) Defect Management
19 83 (10.84%) Continuous Integration
20 73 (9.53%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 280 (36.55%) SQL
2 238 (31.07%) Java
3 165 (21.54%) C#
4 75 (9.79%) Python
5 72 (9.40%) JavaScript
6 62 (8.09%) Ruby
7 48 (6.27%) Perl
8 35 (4.57%) C++
8 35 (4.57%) VBScript
9 30 (3.92%) Shell Script
10 27 (3.52%) VB
11 17 (2.22%) Scala
12 16 (2.09%) PowerShell
13 14 (1.83%) C
14 12 (1.57%) AWK
14 12 (1.57%) VB.NET
15 8 (1.04%) Groovy
16 7 (0.91%) Objective-C
17 6 (0.78%) T-SQL
18 5 (0.65%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 231 (30.16%) ISEB
2 220 (28.72%) ISTQB
3 99 (12.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 97 (12.66%) Degree
5 44 (5.74%) Security Cleared
6 20 (2.61%) SC Cleared
7 17 (2.22%) DV Cleared
8 14 (1.83%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 8 (1.04%) MCITP
9 8 (1.04%) MCTS
9 8 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (0.78%) CEH
10 6 (0.78%) CISSP
10 6 (0.78%) CREST Certified
10 6 (0.78%) OSCP
11 4 (0.52%) CISA
11 4 (0.52%) ISEB Practitioner
11 4 (0.52%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 264 (34.46%) QA
2 18 (2.35%) WAI
3 13 (1.70%) SDET
4 5 (0.65%) SLA
5 2 (0.26%) HL7
5 2 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (1.83%) Active Directory
1 14 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
1 14 (1.83%) vSphere
2 10 (1.31%) Docker
3 7 (0.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 7 (0.91%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 60 (7.83%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (1.44%) AirWatch
2 11 (1.44%) SCCM
3 6 (0.78%) HP Fortify
4 5 (0.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (0.52%) Rancher
6 2 (0.26%) Control-M
6 2 (0.26%) HP SiteScope
6 2 (0.26%) Kibana
6 2 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.26%) WebSphere Cast Iron
7 1 (0.13%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 141 (18.41%) Microsoft
2 84 (10.97%) HP
3 73 (9.53%) Oracle
4 23 (3.00%) SAP
5 19 (2.48%) Cognizant
6 16 (2.09%) Atlassian
6 16 (2.09%) SOASTA, Inc
6 16 (2.09%) VMware
7 15 (1.96%) Citrix
8 13 (1.70%) Red Hat
9 12 (1.57%) Cisco
9 12 (1.57%) Huawei
9 12 (1.57%) Juniper
9 12 (1.57%) Nokia
10 11 (1.44%) Altiris
10 11 (1.44%) MobileIron
11 8 (1.04%) Apple
11 8 (1.04%) Sun
12 6 (0.78%) IBM
13 5 (0.65%) AppDynamics
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 42k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
ESA Group
Salary: From £18,000 to £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + generous package & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Home Office
Salary: £52,969 - £62,239 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + generous package & bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum + flexible benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 55,000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Great package
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum inc Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Farnborough
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Wipro
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Wipro
Posted: 15 days ago