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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Non-Functional Testing over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Non-Functional Testing
Rank 786 801 803
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +2
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 93 71 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.068% 0.068%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.083% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 84 49 54
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £46,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -1.07%

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
87118 85337 88637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.67% 82.25% 80.09%
Number of salaries quoted 71745 68049 75137
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 January 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing within the UK over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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 +35 83 £40,000 -20.00% 7
Yorkshire - 41 £40,000 - 5
West Yorkshire - 29 £40,000 - 4
Leeds - 27 £40,000 - 4
London +22 26 £51,250 -10.86% 1
North Yorkshire - 12 £36,250 - 1
Scotland -1 7 £37,500 -8.53%
South West -9 6 £29,000 -46.04%
York - 6 £30,000 - 1
Harrogate - 6 £37,500 -
Gloucestershire - 5 £28,500 -
Cheltenham - 5 £28,500 -
East of England - 5 £67,500 - 1
City of London +8 4 £50,000 -13.04%
South East -36 4 £35,000 -17.64%
Dunstable - 4 £67,500 -
Bedfordshire - 4 £67,500 - 1
Glasgow +9 3 £34,000 -38.18%
Surrey - 3 £35,000 -
Edinburgh -12 2 £37,500 +19.04%
Stirling - 2 £43,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £67,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £37,500 -
Dorset - 1 £57,500 -
Bournemouth - 1 £57,500 -
Nottingham - 1 £26,500 -
Reading - 1 £37,500 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £67,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £26,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £26,500 -

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 82 (56.16%) SQL
2 78 (53.42%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (48.63%) QA
4 60 (41.10%) Performance Testing
4 60 (41.10%) ISEB
5 59 (40.41%) Finance
6 50 (34.25%) Test Strategy
7 41 (28.08%) LoadRunner
8 37 (25.34%) Oracle
8 37 (25.34%) Test Scripting
9 36 (24.66%) HP
9 36 (24.66%) Regression Testing
9 36 (24.66%) NUnit
10 33 (22.60%) Line Management
11 32 (21.92%) Agile Testing
12 30 (20.55%) Unit Testing
12 30 (20.55%) Mentoring
13 29 (19.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 29 (19.86%) SQL Server
14 28 (19.18%) JUnit
14 28 (19.18%) Configuration Management
14 28 (19.18%) Test Management
15 27 (18.49%) Migration
16 25 (17.12%) ISTQB
16 25 (17.12%) Test Planning
17 23 (15.75%) Automated Testing
18 20 (13.70%) Web Services
18 20 (13.70%) Test Automation
18 20 (13.70%) HP Quality Center
19 19 (13.01%) Manual Testing

Non-Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 7 (4.79%) IIS
2 6 (4.11%) WebLogic
2 6 (4.11%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.42%) Apache
4 1 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle BPEL
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 17 (11.64%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.42%) MS Office
3 1 (0.68%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.68%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (0.68%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.79%) LAN
2 6 (4.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (19.86%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.59%) Oracle Database
3 6 (4.11%) NonStop SQL
4 3 (2.05%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 41 (28.08%) LoadRunner
2 36 (24.66%) NUnit
3 28 (19.18%) JUnit
4 19 (13.01%) JIRA
5 18 (12.33%) Selenium
6 17 (11.64%) JMeter
7 14 (9.59%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (8.90%) Bugzilla
9 11 (7.53%) SilkPerformer
10 10 (6.85%) TeamCity
10 10 (6.85%) Git (software)
11 9 (6.16%) WebDriver
12 7 (4.79%) SoapUI
12 7 (4.79%) QuickTest Pro
13 6 (4.11%) Visual Studio
14 5 (3.42%) WinRunner
15 4 (2.74%) Jenkins
15 4 (2.74%) Cucumber
16 1 (0.68%) eggPlant
16 1 (0.68%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 59 (40.41%) Finance
2 17 (11.64%) Retail
3 15 (10.27%) Telecoms
4 13 (8.90%) Games
4 13 (8.90%) Banking
5 3 (2.05%) Online Betting
6 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 53 (36.30%) Analyst
1 53 (36.30%) Test Analyst
2 19 (13.01%) Architect
2 19 (13.01%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 16 (10.96%) Test Manager
4 15 (10.27%) Senior Analyst
4 15 (10.27%) Senior Test Analyst
5 14 (9.59%) Test Engineer
5 14 (9.59%) Test Leader
5 14 (9.59%) Test Architect
6 11 (7.53%) Test Consultant
6 11 (7.53%) Consultant
7 9 (6.16%) Tester
7 9 (6.16%) Team Leader
7 9 (6.16%) Test Team Leader
8 6 (4.11%) Senior Test Engineer
8 6 (4.11%) QA Analyst
9 5 (3.42%) Lead Architect
10 4 (2.74%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 4 (2.74%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (13.70%) Web Services
2 18 (12.33%) SOAP
3 17 (11.64%) XML
4 10 (6.85%) .NET
4 10 (6.85%) WCF
4 10 (6.85%) REST
5 8 (5.48%) XSD
5 8 (5.48%) WSDL
6 7 (4.79%) HTML
7 5 (3.42%) Gherkin
8 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.68%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.90%) Online Games
1 13 (8.90%) Mobile App
2 12 (8.22%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.79%) Open Source
4 4 (2.74%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.05%) IPTV
5 3 (2.05%) Over-the-Top Content
5 3 (2.05%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.37%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.37%) NHS
7 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.68%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.68%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.33%) Linux
2 17 (11.64%) UNIX
3 12 (8.22%) Windows
4 11 (7.53%) Solaris
4 11 (7.53%) Windows XP
4 11 (7.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (7.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (7.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (53.42%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (41.10%) Performance Testing
3 50 (34.25%) Test Strategy
4 37 (25.34%) Test Scripting
5 36 (24.66%) Regression Testing
6 33 (22.60%) Line Management
7 32 (21.92%) Agile Testing
8 30 (20.55%) Mentoring
8 30 (20.55%) Unit Testing
9 28 (19.18%) Configuration Management
9 28 (19.18%) Test Management
10 27 (18.49%) Migration
11 25 (17.12%) Test Planning
12 23 (15.75%) Automated Testing
13 20 (13.70%) Test Automation
14 19 (13.01%) Manual Testing
15 18 (12.33%) Software Testing
16 17 (11.64%) People Management
17 15 (10.27%) Kanban
18 14 (9.59%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 82 (56.16%) SQL
2 13 (8.90%) PL/SQL
2 13 (8.90%) Java
2 13 (8.90%) Shell Script
3 12 (8.22%) C#
4 7 (4.79%) T-SQL
5 6 (4.11%) Python
5 6 (4.11%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.05%) PHP
7 2 (1.37%) Perl
7 2 (1.37%) Ruby
8 1 (0.68%) Scala
8 1 (0.68%) C++
Qualifications
1 60 (41.10%) ISEB
2 29 (19.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 25 (17.12%) ISTQB
4 15 (10.27%) Degree
5 13 (8.90%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.05%) Sun Certification
7 2 (1.37%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.68%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (48.63%) QA
2 14 (9.59%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (7.53%) VMware ESX
1 11 (7.53%) VMware Workstation
1 11 (7.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (13.70%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.05%) cPanel
2 3 (2.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 37 (25.34%) Oracle
2 36 (24.66%) HP
3 11 (7.53%) NetApp
3 11 (7.53%) VMware
3 11 (7.53%) Fujitsu
4 10 (6.85%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.74%) Cognos
5 4 (2.74%) Capita
5 4 (2.74%) VocaLink
6 2 (1.37%) SAP
7 1 (0.68%) BT
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