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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 497 449 479
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +30
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 489 677 656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.50% 0.62% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.71% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 414 505 498
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,625 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

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
86518 95019 103203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.87% 86.85% 85.47%
Number of salaries quoted 72369 77647 83700
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 -45 466 £45,000 - 45
London -41 169 £65,500 +25.96% 15
Yorkshire -24 74 £38,000 -15.55% 7
South East +45 66 £44,000 +3.52% 6
West Yorkshire -38 51 £40,000 -13.51% 7
South West +11 44 £42,500 +25.00% 8
East of England +31 41 £52,500 +17.97%
West Midlands +3 41 £38,891 +15.23% 1
Birmingham +8 25 £40,696 -26.00% 1
Surrey +8 25 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Leeds -27 25 £45,000 - 6
North Yorkshire +27 21 £32,000 -30.43%
Bradford +8 21 £40,000 -21.56% 1
North West +7 21 £41,250 -8.33% 6
Berkshire +22 19 £45,000 +2.85% 1
Gloucestershire +11 18 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Manchester -6 18 £41,250 -8.33% 4
City of London -9 17 £50,000 -2.91% 3
Bedfordshire +18 16 £60,500 -21.17%
Bracknell - 15 £45,000 -
Hampshire +9 14 £44,000 +10.00%
York - 14 £32,000 -
Dorset -2 12 £33,250 +2.30% 2
Scotland -15 12 £50,000 +11.73% 5
Wales +10 10 £35,000 +2.42%
Somerset +1 9 £32,500 -4.41%
Walton-on-Thames -7 9 £31,500 +3.27%
Edinburgh -12 9 £53,750 +20.11% 5
Hertfordshire +20 8 £65,000 +23.80%
South Wales +5 8 £35,000 +2.42%

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 551 (61.50%) Agile Software Development
2 453 (50.56%) Functional Testing
3 342 (38.17%) Test Automation
4 330 (36.83%) SQL
5 319 (35.60%) Finance
6 313 (34.93%) ISEB
7 299 (33.37%) QA
8 290 (32.37%) Selenium
9 287 (32.03%) ISTQB
10 260 (29.02%) Java
11 235 (26.23%) Test Scripting
12 226 (25.22%) User Acceptance Testing
13 223 (24.89%) Software Testing
14 220 (24.55%) Test Strategy
15 187 (20.87%) Test Management
16 161 (17.97%) Performance Testing
17 159 (17.75%) Automated Testing
18 158 (17.63%) Scrum
19 146 (16.29%) SDLC
20 143 (15.96%) Waterfall
21 142 (15.85%) LoadRunner
22 139 (15.51%) Degree
23 125 (13.95%) C#
23 125 (13.95%) .NET
24 119 (13.28%) Microsoft
25 118 (13.17%) Manual Testing
25 118 (13.17%) BDD
26 116 (12.95%) Analytical Skills
27 115 (12.83%) JIRA
28 113 (12.61%) TDD

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 24 (2.68%) CMS
2 10 (1.12%) Confluence
3 9 (1.00%) SharePoint
4 5 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (0.56%) Umbraco
4 5 (0.56%) WebLogic
5 3 (0.33%) Apache
5 3 (0.33%) Mule
5 3 (0.33%) Mule ESB
6 2 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.22%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.11%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.11%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.11%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.11%) IIS
7 1 (0.11%) JBoss
7 1 (0.11%) MTS
7 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.11%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 67 (7.48%) MS Excel
2 58 (6.47%) MS Office
3 14 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (1.34%) Mingle
5 7 (0.78%) MS Project
6 4 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (0.45%) SaaS
3 1 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.11%) GitHub
3 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (3.91%) Internet
2 21 (2.34%) TCP/IP
3 19 (2.12%) DNS
3 19 (2.12%) Firewall
4 18 (2.01%) VoIP
5 17 (1.90%) LAN
5 17 (1.90%) WAN
6 12 (1.34%) HTTP
7 11 (1.23%) SSH
8 4 (0.45%) ATM
9 2 (0.22%) Extranet
9 2 (0.22%) GSM
9 2 (0.22%) Intranet
9 2 (0.22%) LDAP
9 2 (0.22%) LTE
9 2 (0.22%) Network Security
9 2 (0.22%) UMTS
10 1 (0.11%) DHCP
10 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (6.47%) SQL Server
2 28 (3.13%) MySQL
3 25 (2.79%) Relational Database
4 24 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (1.34%) Oracle Database
5 12 (1.34%) Oracle ODI
6 10 (1.12%) RDBMS
7 9 (1.00%) Big Data
8 5 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (0.45%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.22%) HBase
11 2 (0.22%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.22%) OLTP
11 2 (0.22%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.11%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.11%) QualityStage
12 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 290 (32.37%) Selenium
2 142 (15.85%) LoadRunner
3 115 (12.83%) JIRA
4 107 (11.94%) Cucumber
5 94 (10.49%) JMeter
6 80 (8.93%) HP UFT
7 75 (8.37%) Jenkins
8 63 (7.03%) Team Foundation Server
9 59 (6.58%) WebDriver
10 55 (6.14%) SoapUI
11 52 (5.80%) TestNG
12 49 (5.47%) JUnit
13 42 (4.69%) Visual Studio
14 39 (4.35%) Git (software)
15 34 (3.79%) SpecFlow
16 31 (3.46%) Gatling
17 25 (2.79%) ClearQuest
17 25 (2.79%) TeamCity
18 20 (2.23%) Subversion
19 18 (2.01%) InstallShield
General
1 319 (35.60%) Finance
2 67 (7.48%) Banking
3 66 (7.37%) Retail
4 45 (5.02%) Legal
5 41 (4.58%) Telecoms
6 37 (4.13%) Games
7 30 (3.35%) Marketing
8 26 (2.90%) Manufacturing
9 20 (2.23%) Back Office
10 19 (2.12%) Law
11 14 (1.56%) Electronics
12 11 (1.23%) Polish Language
12 11 (1.23%) Retail Banking
13 8 (0.89%) Aerospace
13 8 (0.89%) Automotive
14 6 (0.67%) Corporate Banking
15 5 (0.56%) Local Government
15 5 (0.56%) Publishing
16 4 (0.45%) Investment Banking
17 3 (0.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 303 (33.82%) Analyst
2 289 (32.25%) Test Analyst
3 196 (21.88%) Tester
4 134 (14.96%) Test Manager
5 131 (14.62%) Test Engineer
6 67 (7.48%) Automation Tester
7 62 (6.92%) Test Leader
8 54 (6.03%) Senior Analyst
9 51 (5.69%) Automation Test Analyst
9 51 (5.69%) Senior Test Analyst
10 42 (4.69%) Test Automation Engineer
11 38 (4.24%) QA Analyst
12 35 (3.91%) Software Tester
13 34 (3.79%) Senior Tester
14 32 (3.57%) QA Engineer
14 32 (3.57%) QA Test Analyst
14 32 (3.57%) SQL Analyst
15 30 (3.35%) Developer
15 30 (3.35%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
15 30 (3.35%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (13.95%) .NET
2 66 (7.37%) HTML
3 64 (7.14%) XML
4 58 (6.47%) Web Services
5 50 (5.58%) SOAP
6 49 (5.47%) CSS
7 31 (3.46%) Gherkin
8 30 (3.35%) ASP.NET
9 24 (2.68%) REST
10 23 (2.57%) Ajax
11 20 (2.23%) JSON
12 17 (1.90%) RESTful
13 16 (1.79%) JDBC
14 12 (1.34%) Oracle GoldenGate
15 10 (1.12%) Middleware
16 8 (0.89%) Node.js
17 7 (0.78%) Spring
18 6 (0.67%) FIX Protocol
18 6 (0.67%) HTML5
19 5 (0.56%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 116 (12.95%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (5.69%) Computer Science
3 48 (5.36%) Mobile App
4 28 (3.13%) Data Centre
5 27 (3.01%) Management Information System
6 26 (2.90%) Client/Server
7 24 (2.68%) Mathematics
8 20 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
8 20 (2.23%) Fintech
9 17 (1.90%) User Experience
10 16 (1.79%) N-Tier
11 12 (1.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 11 (1.23%) Life Science
13 10 (1.12%) Driving Licence
14 8 (0.89%) Internet of Things
14 8 (0.89%) Online Gambling
14 8 (0.89%) Statistics
15 7 (0.78%) Credit Risk
16 6 (0.67%) Market Risk
16 6 (0.67%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 113 (12.61%) Unix
2 92 (10.27%) Windows
3 84 (9.38%) Linux
4 27 (3.01%) Solaris
5 15 (1.67%) Windows Server
6 9 (1.00%) Windows 7
7 8 (0.89%) AIX
8 6 (0.67%) Android
8 6 (0.67%) Apple iOS
8 6 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.56%) CentOS
10 2 (0.22%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
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
1 551 (61.50%) Agile Software Development
2 453 (50.56%) Functional Testing
3 342 (38.17%) Test Automation
4 235 (26.23%) Test Scripting
5 226 (25.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 223 (24.89%) Software Testing
7 220 (24.55%) Test Strategy
8 187 (20.87%) Test Management
9 161 (17.97%) Performance Testing
10 159 (17.75%) Automated Testing
11 158 (17.63%) Scrum
12 146 (16.29%) SDLC
13 143 (15.96%) Waterfall
14 118 (13.17%) BDD
14 118 (13.17%) Manual Testing
15 113 (12.61%) TDD
16 109 (12.17%) E-Commerce
17 108 (12.05%) Regression Testing
18 85 (9.49%) Stakeholder Management
19 83 (9.26%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 330 (36.83%) SQL
2 260 (29.02%) Java
3 125 (13.95%) C#
4 84 (9.38%) JavaScript
5 74 (8.26%) Ruby
6 54 (6.03%) Python
7 50 (5.58%) Shell Script
8 40 (4.46%) C++
9 38 (4.24%) Perl
10 34 (3.79%) VB
11 29 (3.24%) VBScript
12 26 (2.90%) PHP
13 25 (2.79%) C
14 18 (2.01%) Bash Shell
14 18 (2.01%) PL/SQL
15 13 (1.45%) Delphi
16 12 (1.34%) VB.NET
16 12 (1.34%) XPath
17 10 (1.12%) Scala
18 9 (1.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 313 (34.93%) ISEB
2 287 (32.03%) ISTQB
3 139 (15.51%) Degree
4 99 (11.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 59 (6.58%) Security Cleared
6 25 (2.79%) DV Cleared
6 25 (2.79%) SC Cleared
7 15 (1.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 14 (1.56%) PMI Certification
8 14 (1.56%) PMP
9 10 (1.12%) ISEB Practitioner
10 8 (0.89%) HP ASE
11 6 (0.67%) MCTS
11 6 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (0.56%) MCITP
13 1 (0.11%) CEH
13 1 (0.11%) CISSP
13 1 (0.11%) CREST Certified
13 1 (0.11%) MCSA
13 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 299 (33.37%) QA
2 8 (0.89%) Solvency II
2 8 (0.89%) WAI
3 5 (0.56%) SDET
3 5 (0.56%) SLA
4 3 (0.33%) ISO 8583
4 3 (0.33%) ISO20022
5 2 (0.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (0.78%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.67%) vSphere
4 3 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.11%) Docker
5 1 (0.11%) Firmware
5 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 71 (7.92%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.67%) AirWatch
2 6 (0.67%) CA Wily
2 6 (0.67%) SCCM
3 5 (0.56%) Control-M
4 2 (0.22%) CA Service Virtualization
4 2 (0.22%) OpenView
4 2 (0.22%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.11%) Ansible
5 1 (0.11%) Grafana
5 1 (0.11%) HP Fortify
5 1 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.11%) Puppet
5 1 (0.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 119 (13.28%) Microsoft
2 72 (8.04%) HP
3 69 (7.70%) Oracle
4 30 (3.35%) SAP
5 24 (2.68%) Red Hat
6 14 (1.56%) SOASTA, Inc
7 12 (1.34%) IBM
8 10 (1.12%) WorldPay
9 9 (1.00%) VMware
10 8 (0.89%) AppDynamics
11 7 (0.78%) Citrix
11 7 (0.78%) Dynatrace
12 6 (0.67%) Altiris
12 6 (0.67%) CA
12 6 (0.67%) MobileIron
12 6 (0.67%) Rally
12 6 (0.67%) Telerik
13 5 (0.56%) Alterian
13 5 (0.56%) Sitecore
14 4 (0.45%) Hitachi
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 70,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000-£55,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000-£55,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: Up to £60k + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Wiser Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Flexitime
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Yodel
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £48,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £48,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £48,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £3000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 6 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 17 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 9 days ago