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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 509 458 473
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +15
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 471 648 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.48% 0.60% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.69% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 384 499 509
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -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
86262 93359 103515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.85% 86.36% 85.34%
Number of salaries quoted 71870 75862 84172
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 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 30 May 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 30 May 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
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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 -42 449 £45,000 - 56
London -43 150 £60,000 +16.50% 18
Yorkshire -57 74 £40,000 -5.32% 5
South East +25 65 £37,500 -11.76% 8
West Yorkshire -40 52 £40,000 -13.51% 5
West Midlands +7 49 £42,500 +25.92% 3
East of England +24 42 £51,250 +17.14% 9
South West +17 41 £42,500 +25.00% 8
Surrey +7 33 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Birmingham +24 32 £42,500 -26.08% 1
Bradford +2 25 £40,000 -21.56% 1
Leeds -41 22 £45,000 +12.50% 4
North Yorkshire +18 20 £32,000 -30.43%
North West +7 20 £41,250 -10.81% 4
Gloucestershire +2 18 £45,000 +32.35% 5
Bedfordshire +11 17 £60,500 -29.65% 5
City of London +4 17 £60,000 +16.50% 6
Manchester -3 16 £48,689 +8.19% 3
Berkshire +20 15 £45,000 - 2
York - 14 £32,500 -
Wales +13 12 £35,000 -
Hampshire +4 11 £37,000 -12.94% 2
Bracknell - 11 £45,000 - 1
South Wales +9 10 £33,000 -5.71%
Suffolk +4 10 £44,250 +10.62% 1
Somerset +2 9 £32,289 -5.03%
Walton-on-Thames -15 9 £31,500 +3.27% 1
Scotland -15 9 £40,000 -10.61% 5
Cardiff - 9 £35,000 -
Ipswich +17 8 £44,250 +10.62% 1

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 538 (61.21%) Agile Software Development
2 453 (51.54%) Functional Testing
3 329 (37.43%) Test Automation
4 315 (35.84%) SQL
5 307 (34.93%) Finance
6 289 (32.88%) ISEB
7 283 (32.20%) QA
8 282 (32.08%) Selenium
9 276 (31.40%) ISTQB
10 247 (28.10%) Java
11 229 (26.05%) Test Scripting
12 228 (25.94%) User Acceptance Testing
13 210 (23.89%) Software Testing
14 206 (23.44%) Test Strategy
15 157 (17.86%) Test Management
15 157 (17.86%) SDLC
16 155 (17.63%) Scrum
17 148 (16.84%) Performance Testing
17 148 (16.84%) Waterfall
18 143 (16.27%) Automated Testing
19 126 (14.33%) LoadRunner
20 125 (14.22%) Degree
21 118 (13.42%) Analytical Skills
22 114 (12.97%) JIRA
22 114 (12.97%) C#
23 113 (12.86%) Manual Testing
23 113 (12.86%) BDD
24 109 (12.40%) Microsoft
25 104 (11.83%) .NET
25 104 (11.83%) Unix

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 19 (2.16%) CMS
2 8 (0.91%) Node.js
3 7 (0.80%) SharePoint
4 6 (0.68%) Apache
5 5 (0.57%) Confluence
5 5 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (0.57%) Umbraco
6 4 (0.46%) Mule
6 4 (0.46%) Mule ESB
6 4 (0.46%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.23%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.11%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.11%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.11%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.11%) IIS
9 1 (0.11%) JBoss
9 1 (0.11%) MTS
Applications
1 56 (6.37%) MS Excel
1 56 (6.37%) MS Office
2 11 (1.25%) Mingle
3 10 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.91%) MS Project
5 4 (0.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.34%) SaaS
4 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.11%) GitHub
4 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (3.41%) Internet
2 15 (1.71%) LAN
2 15 (1.71%) TCP/IP
2 15 (1.71%) VoIP
2 15 (1.71%) WAN
3 13 (1.48%) Firewall
4 12 (1.37%) DNS
5 9 (1.02%) HTTP
6 7 (0.80%) SSH
7 5 (0.57%) Network Security
8 4 (0.46%) ATM
9 3 (0.34%) Extranet
9 3 (0.34%) Intranet
10 2 (0.23%) GSM
10 2 (0.23%) LDAP
10 2 (0.23%) LTE
10 2 (0.23%) UMTS
11 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.11%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (6.26%) SQL Server
2 30 (3.41%) Relational Database
3 26 (2.96%) MySQL
4 25 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (1.82%) Oracle ODI
6 14 (1.59%) Oracle Database
7 11 (1.25%) RDBMS
8 8 (0.91%) Big Data
9 5 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (0.57%) MongoDB
10 4 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.23%) HBase
11 2 (0.23%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.23%) OLTP
11 2 (0.23%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.23%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (0.23%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database 12c
12 1 (0.11%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 282 (32.08%) Selenium
2 126 (14.33%) LoadRunner
3 114 (12.97%) JIRA
4 103 (11.72%) Cucumber
5 82 (9.33%) HP UFT
6 80 (9.10%) JMeter
7 69 (7.85%) WebDriver
8 63 (7.17%) Jenkins
9 56 (6.37%) Team Foundation Server
10 55 (6.26%) SoapUI
11 49 (5.57%) JUnit
12 43 (4.89%) TestNG
13 40 (4.55%) Git (software)
14 31 (3.53%) Visual Studio
15 28 (3.19%) SpecFlow
16 27 (3.07%) TeamCity
17 25 (2.84%) ClearQuest
17 25 (2.84%) Subversion
18 20 (2.28%) Rational Functional Tester
19 19 (2.16%) Gatling
General
1 307 (34.93%) Finance
2 60 (6.83%) Retail
3 56 (6.37%) Banking
4 40 (4.55%) Legal
5 32 (3.64%) Games
5 32 (3.64%) Telecoms
6 25 (2.84%) Marketing
7 23 (2.62%) Manufacturing
8 20 (2.28%) Back Office
9 19 (2.16%) Law
10 15 (1.71%) Polish Language
11 11 (1.25%) Electronics
11 11 (1.25%) Retail Banking
12 7 (0.80%) Investment Banking
13 6 (0.68%) Corporate Banking
14 5 (0.57%) Aerospace
14 5 (0.57%) Automotive
14 5 (0.57%) Front Office
14 5 (0.57%) Publishing
15 4 (0.46%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 304 (34.58%) Analyst
2 284 (32.31%) Test Analyst
3 190 (21.62%) Tester
4 128 (14.56%) Test Manager
5 127 (14.45%) Test Engineer
6 71 (8.08%) Test Leader
7 54 (6.14%) Automation Tester
8 53 (6.03%) Senior Analyst
9 52 (5.92%) Automation Test Analyst
10 50 (5.69%) Senior Test Analyst
11 44 (5.01%) Test Automation Engineer
12 42 (4.78%) QA Engineer
13 34 (3.87%) Software Tester
14 32 (3.64%) Developer
14 32 (3.64%) QA Analyst
14 32 (3.64%) Senior Tester
15 31 (3.53%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
15 31 (3.53%) SQL Analyst
16 27 (3.07%) Java Engineer
17 26 (2.96%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (11.83%) .NET
2 52 (5.92%) HTML
2 52 (5.92%) XML
3 45 (5.12%) CSS
4 44 (5.01%) Web Services
5 41 (4.66%) SOAP
6 26 (2.96%) Gherkin
7 23 (2.62%) ASP.NET
8 20 (2.28%) JSON
9 19 (2.16%) RESTful
10 17 (1.93%) Ajax
10 17 (1.93%) REST
11 16 (1.82%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 14 (1.59%) JDBC
13 12 (1.37%) Middleware
14 8 (0.91%) Spring
15 6 (0.68%) FIX Protocol
15 6 (0.68%) HTML5
16 5 (0.57%) AngularJS
17 4 (0.46%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 118 (13.42%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (5.69%) Computer Science
3 47 (5.35%) Mobile App
4 30 (3.41%) Management Information System
5 27 (3.07%) Data Centre
6 26 (2.96%) Client/Server
7 21 (2.39%) Fintech
8 18 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
9 17 (1.93%) Mathematics
9 17 (1.93%) N-Tier
10 16 (1.82%) User Experience
11 12 (1.37%) Online Gambling
12 11 (1.25%) Credit Risk
13 10 (1.14%) Life Science
13 10 (1.14%) Market Risk
13 10 (1.14%) Online Games
14 9 (1.02%) iPad
15 8 (0.91%) Statistics
16 7 (0.80%) Internet of Things
17 6 (0.68%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 104 (11.83%) Unix
2 84 (9.56%) Windows
3 73 (8.30%) Linux
4 22 (2.50%) Solaris
5 10 (1.14%) Windows Server
6 9 (1.02%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.57%) AIX
7 5 (0.57%) Android
7 5 (0.57%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.34%) CentOS
9 2 (0.23%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 538 (61.21%) Agile Software Development
2 453 (51.54%) Functional Testing
3 329 (37.43%) Test Automation
4 229 (26.05%) Test Scripting
5 228 (25.94%) User Acceptance Testing
6 210 (23.89%) Software Testing
7 206 (23.44%) Test Strategy
8 157 (17.86%) SDLC
8 157 (17.86%) Test Management
9 155 (17.63%) Scrum
10 148 (16.84%) Performance Testing
10 148 (16.84%) Waterfall
11 143 (16.27%) Automated Testing
12 113 (12.86%) BDD
12 113 (12.86%) Manual Testing
13 102 (11.60%) E-Commerce
14 100 (11.38%) TDD
15 99 (11.26%) Regression Testing
16 92 (10.47%) Automation Testing
17 86 (9.78%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 315 (35.84%) SQL
2 247 (28.10%) Java
3 114 (12.97%) C#
4 78 (8.87%) JavaScript
5 65 (7.39%) Ruby
6 51 (5.80%) Shell Script
7 47 (5.35%) Python
8 33 (3.75%) C++
9 29 (3.30%) Perl
10 28 (3.19%) VBScript
11 26 (2.96%) VB
12 23 (2.62%) PHP
13 22 (2.50%) C
14 19 (2.16%) PL/SQL
15 17 (1.93%) Bash Shell
16 12 (1.37%) Delphi
17 11 (1.25%) XPath
18 9 (1.02%) T-SQL
19 7 (0.80%) VB.NET
20 6 (0.68%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 289 (32.88%) ISEB
2 276 (31.40%) ISTQB
3 125 (14.22%) Degree
4 90 (10.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 53 (6.03%) Security Cleared
6 25 (2.84%) SC Cleared
7 22 (2.50%) DV Cleared
8 20 (2.28%) PMI Certification
8 20 (2.28%) PMP
9 12 (1.37%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 10 (1.14%) ISEB Practitioner
11 7 (0.80%) HP ASE
12 1 (0.11%) MCITP
12 1 (0.11%) MCTS
12 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 283 (32.20%) QA
2 10 (1.14%) Solvency II
3 6 (0.68%) SDET
3 6 (0.68%) WAI
4 5 (0.57%) SLA
5 4 (0.46%) ISO 8583
5 4 (0.46%) ISO20022
6 2 (0.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.34%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.23%) vSphere
4 1 (0.11%) Docker
4 1 (0.11%) Firmware
4 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 66 (7.51%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.68%) CA Wily
3 4 (0.46%) Control-M
4 3 (0.34%) CA Service Virtualization
5 2 (0.23%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.23%) OpenView
5 2 (0.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.23%) SCCM
5 2 (0.23%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.11%) Ansible
6 1 (0.11%) Grafana
6 1 (0.11%) nmon
6 1 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 109 (12.40%) Microsoft
2 73 (8.30%) Oracle
3 62 (7.05%) HP
4 28 (3.19%) SAP
5 18 (2.05%) Red Hat
6 12 (1.37%) WorldPay
7 10 (1.14%) IBM
8 9 (1.02%) Rally
9 8 (0.91%) AppDynamics
9 8 (0.91%) Dynatrace
9 8 (0.91%) SOASTA, Inc
10 6 (0.68%) CA
11 5 (0.57%) Alterian
11 5 (0.57%) Sitecore
11 5 (0.57%) Sun
11 5 (0.57%) VMware
12 4 (0.46%) Capita
12 4 (0.46%) Hitachi
12 4 (0.46%) Intalio
12 4 (0.46%) Telerik
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £68,000 to £70,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Annual Bonus, Pension, Health care,
Posted: 8 hours ago
Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 65000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum amazing benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 70,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
IntaPeople
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £36047.00 - £39180.90 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum + great benefits and package
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £48,000 - £65,000
Posted: 6 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
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Stott & May
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Lothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
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
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Xchanging
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago