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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Rank 522 449 476
Rank change year-on-year
-73 +27
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 446 665 635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.46% 0.61% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.69% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 372 484 490
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,850 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £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
86057 95763 100141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.87% 87.26% 85.38%
Number of salaries quoted 71845 78422 80737
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 £31,000
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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -59 428 £45,000 - 39
London -36 138 £62,500 +19.04% 10
South East +9 70 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Yorkshire -8 70 £38,000 -15.55% 7
West Yorkshire -16 55 £40,000 -11.11% 7
South West +2 48 £40,000 +9.58% 7
Leeds -5 39 £38,000 -15.55% 4
East of England +30 36 £46,250 +2.77% 5
West Midlands +2 28 £38,252 +17.69% 3
Berkshire +13 25 £45,000 +12.50%
North West 0 23 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Surrey +16 22 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Gloucestershire +18 20 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Birmingham +5 17 £37,557 -31.71% 1
Hampshire 0 16 £46,500 +9.41%
Manchester -15 16 £37,500 -16.66% 2
City of London -28 15 £50,500 -3.80% 2
North Yorkshire +33 13 £31,500 -31.52%
Bedfordshire +29 13 £55,250 +22.77% 1
Scotland +1 12 £50,000 +38.88% 1
Somerset - 12 £32,500 -
Bracknell - 12 £45,000 -
East Midlands -2 11 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Dorset -9 11 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Bradford +2 10 £40,000 -22.70% 1
Hertfordshire +14 9 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Winchester +18 8 £44,000 +10.00%
Nottinghamshire +16 8 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Nottingham +14 8 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Edinburgh +3 8 £55,000 +22.90%

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 536 (61.75%) Agile Software Development
2 418 (48.16%) Functional Testing
3 336 (38.71%) Test Automation
4 329 (37.90%) SQL
5 307 (35.37%) Finance
6 300 (34.56%) ISEB
7 298 (34.33%) QA
8 292 (33.64%) Selenium
9 272 (31.34%) Java
10 266 (30.65%) ISTQB
11 234 (26.96%) Test Scripting
12 231 (26.61%) Software Testing
13 204 (23.50%) Test Strategy
14 198 (22.81%) User Acceptance Testing
15 188 (21.66%) Performance Testing
16 172 (19.82%) Test Management
17 163 (18.78%) Automated Testing
18 152 (17.51%) LoadRunner
19 151 (17.40%) Scrum
20 140 (16.13%) .NET
21 137 (15.78%) Waterfall
22 136 (15.67%) SDLC
23 131 (15.09%) Regression Testing
24 130 (14.98%) Degree
25 128 (14.75%) C#
26 125 (14.40%) Microsoft
27 118 (13.59%) JIRA
27 118 (13.59%) Manual Testing
28 114 (13.13%) JMeter
29 110 (12.67%) 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 27 (3.11%) CMS
2 11 (1.27%) SharePoint
3 10 (1.15%) Confluence
4 5 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (0.58%) Umbraco
4 5 (0.58%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.23%) IIS
5 2 (0.23%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.12%) Apache
6 1 (0.12%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.12%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.12%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.12%) JBoss
6 1 (0.12%) MTS
6 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.12%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.12%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 76 (8.76%) MS Excel
2 56 (6.45%) MS Office
3 13 (1.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (1.38%) Mingle
5 6 (0.69%) MS Project
6 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.12%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (0.46%) SaaS
3 1 (0.12%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.12%) GitHub
3 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 43 (4.95%) Internet
2 24 (2.76%) TCP/IP
3 22 (2.53%) DNS
4 21 (2.42%) Firewall
5 18 (2.07%) VoIP
6 15 (1.73%) LAN
6 15 (1.73%) WAN
7 13 (1.50%) SSH
8 11 (1.27%) HTTP
9 5 (0.58%) DHCP
10 4 (0.46%) ATM
10 4 (0.46%) BGP
10 4 (0.46%) Broadband
10 4 (0.46%) IPv6
10 4 (0.46%) L2TP
10 4 (0.46%) MPLS
10 4 (0.46%) SNMP
10 4 (0.46%) TACACS
10 4 (0.46%) VPLS
11 3 (0.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 26 (3.00%) MySQL
3 22 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (2.53%) Relational Database
4 10 (1.15%) Big Data
4 10 (1.15%) Oracle ODI
5 9 (1.04%) RDBMS
6 8 (0.92%) Oracle Database
7 6 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.23%) HBase
8 2 (0.23%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.23%) OLTP
8 2 (0.23%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.23%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.12%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.12%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 292 (33.64%) Selenium
2 152 (17.51%) LoadRunner
3 118 (13.59%) JIRA
4 114 (13.13%) JMeter
5 109 (12.56%) Cucumber
6 82 (9.45%) Jenkins
7 77 (8.87%) HP UFT
8 65 (7.49%) Team Foundation Server
9 58 (6.68%) SoapUI
10 56 (6.45%) WebDriver
11 54 (6.22%) TestNG
12 52 (5.99%) Visual Studio
13 43 (4.95%) Gatling
14 42 (4.84%) JUnit
15 41 (4.72%) Git (software)
16 34 (3.92%) SpecFlow
17 27 (3.11%) WebLOAD
18 26 (3.00%) NeoLoad
19 24 (2.76%) ClearQuest
19 24 (2.76%) TeamCity
General
1 307 (35.37%) Finance
2 74 (8.53%) Banking
3 60 (6.91%) Retail
4 42 (4.84%) Legal
4 42 (4.84%) Telecoms
5 39 (4.49%) Games
6 29 (3.34%) Marketing
7 26 (3.00%) Manufacturing
8 19 (2.19%) Back Office
9 14 (1.61%) Electronics
10 10 (1.15%) Aerospace
10 10 (1.15%) Automotive
10 10 (1.15%) Retail Banking
11 9 (1.04%) Law
11 9 (1.04%) Polish Language
12 6 (0.69%) Corporate Banking
13 5 (0.58%) Publishing
14 4 (0.46%) Investment Banking
15 3 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 285 (32.83%) Analyst
2 273 (31.45%) Test Analyst
3 188 (21.66%) Tester
4 134 (15.44%) Test Engineer
5 125 (14.40%) Test Manager
6 69 (7.95%) Automation Tester
7 55 (6.34%) Test Leader
8 53 (6.11%) Senior Analyst
9 50 (5.76%) Senior Test Analyst
10 49 (5.65%) Automation Test Analyst
11 45 (5.18%) QA Analyst
12 41 (4.72%) QA Test Analyst
12 41 (4.72%) Test Automation Engineer
13 40 (4.61%) Software Tester
14 39 (4.49%) Senior Tester
15 34 (3.92%) Selenium Tester
16 33 (3.80%) SQL Analyst
17 30 (3.46%) Consultant
17 30 (3.46%) QA Engineer
17 30 (3.46%) Selenium Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (16.13%) .NET
2 78 (8.99%) HTML
3 68 (7.83%) Web Services
4 63 (7.26%) XML
5 55 (6.34%) SOAP
6 46 (5.30%) CSS
7 44 (5.07%) ASP.NET
8 32 (3.69%) Gherkin
9 28 (3.23%) REST
10 26 (3.00%) Ajax
11 16 (1.84%) JSON
11 16 (1.84%) RESTful
12 15 (1.73%) JDBC
13 10 (1.15%) Oracle GoldenGate
14 8 (0.92%) Node.js
15 7 (0.81%) Middleware
16 6 (0.69%) FIX Protocol
16 6 (0.69%) HTML5
16 6 (0.69%) XBRL
17 4 (0.46%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 89 (10.25%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (5.07%) Mobile App
3 43 (4.95%) Computer Science
4 26 (3.00%) Client/Server
5 24 (2.76%) Management Information System
6 22 (2.53%) Mathematics
7 20 (2.30%) Data Centre
8 18 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
9 16 (1.84%) Fintech
9 16 (1.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 13 (1.50%) Driving Licence
10 13 (1.50%) Life Science
10 13 (1.50%) N-Tier
11 11 (1.27%) User Experience
12 8 (0.92%) Internet of Things
13 6 (0.69%) iPad
13 6 (0.69%) Online Gambling
13 6 (0.69%) Replication
14 5 (0.58%) Cybercrime
14 5 (0.58%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 110 (12.67%) Unix
2 88 (10.14%) Windows
3 87 (10.02%) Linux
4 28 (3.23%) Solaris
5 19 (2.19%) Windows Server
6 9 (1.04%) AIX
7 8 (0.92%) CentOS
8 7 (0.81%) Android
8 7 (0.81%) Apple iOS
9 5 (0.58%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.12%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 536 (61.75%) Agile Software Development
2 418 (48.16%) Functional Testing
3 336 (38.71%) Test Automation
4 234 (26.96%) Test Scripting
5 231 (26.61%) Software Testing
6 204 (23.50%) Test Strategy
7 198 (22.81%) User Acceptance Testing
8 188 (21.66%) Performance Testing
9 172 (19.82%) Test Management
10 163 (18.78%) Automated Testing
11 151 (17.40%) Scrum
12 137 (15.78%) Waterfall
13 136 (15.67%) SDLC
14 131 (15.09%) Regression Testing
15 118 (13.59%) Manual Testing
16 110 (12.67%) BDD
17 107 (12.33%) TDD
18 102 (11.75%) E-Commerce
19 87 (10.02%) Continuous Integration
20 84 (9.68%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 329 (37.90%) SQL
2 272 (31.34%) Java
3 128 (14.75%) C#
4 88 (10.14%) JavaScript
5 85 (9.79%) Ruby
6 65 (7.49%) Python
7 50 (5.76%) Shell Script
8 48 (5.53%) Perl
9 39 (4.49%) C++
9 39 (4.49%) VB
10 35 (4.03%) VBScript
11 22 (2.53%) C
11 22 (2.53%) PHP
12 18 (2.07%) Scala
13 17 (1.96%) VB.NET
14 16 (1.84%) PL/SQL
15 15 (1.73%) Bash Shell
16 12 (1.38%) XPath
17 11 (1.27%) PowerShell
18 9 (1.04%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 300 (34.56%) ISEB
2 266 (30.65%) ISTQB
3 130 (14.98%) Degree
4 106 (12.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 57 (6.57%) Security Cleared
6 24 (2.76%) DV Cleared
7 19 (2.19%) SC Cleared
8 16 (1.84%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 8 (0.92%) HP ASE
9 8 (0.92%) PMP
10 7 (0.81%) MCTS
10 7 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (0.81%) PMI Certification
11 6 (0.69%) ISEB Practitioner
11 6 (0.69%) MCITP
12 2 (0.23%) CEH
12 2 (0.23%) CISSP
12 2 (0.23%) CREST Certified
12 2 (0.23%) OSCP
13 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 298 (34.33%) QA
2 9 (1.04%) WAI
3 7 (0.81%) SLA
3 7 (0.81%) Solvency II
4 6 (0.69%) SDET
5 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (1.04%) Active Directory
1 9 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (0.92%) vSphere
3 4 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.12%) Firmware
4 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 81 (9.33%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (0.92%) AirWatch
2 8 (0.92%) SCCM
3 5 (0.58%) Control-M
4 4 (0.46%) CA Wily
5 2 (0.23%) CA Service Virtualization
5 2 (0.23%) HP Fortify
5 2 (0.23%) OpenView
5 2 (0.23%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 125 (14.40%) Microsoft
2 68 (7.83%) HP
3 64 (7.37%) Oracle
4 28 (3.23%) SAP
5 27 (3.11%) Red Hat
6 21 (2.42%) SOASTA, Inc
7 10 (1.15%) VMware
8 9 (1.04%) Citrix
8 9 (1.04%) IBM
8 9 (1.04%) Telerik
9 8 (0.92%) Altiris
9 8 (0.92%) MobileIron
10 6 (0.69%) FINEOS
10 6 (0.69%) Guidewire
10 6 (0.69%) WorldPay
11 5 (0.58%) Alterian
11 5 (0.58%) AppDynamics
11 5 (0.58%) Rally
11 5 (0.58%) Sitecore
12 4 (0.46%) Huawei
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50k benefits & bonuses
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £70,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
South East England
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 16 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £37,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £61,000 per annum includes Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Volt
Salary: Total Package £66,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum includes Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £20000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-45k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + flexible benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Flexitime
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25577 - £36108 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
South East London
Teach First
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Morningstar Europe Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
West London
Medidata Solutions Inc
Posted: 16 days ago