Period
to 23 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Non-Functional Testing over the 6 months to 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 180 174 167
Rank change year-on-year -6 -7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 16 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.41% 0.38% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.42% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 14
Bristol median annual salary £46,250 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.33% -11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,750 £29,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £57,500 £43,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +21.43%

Non-Functional Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,650 3,357 3,147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 92.76% 91.92% 91.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3,002 2,767 2,734
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,377 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.72% +3.44% -

Non-Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Non-Functional Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Non-Functional Testing in Bristol

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing in Bristol.

Salary trend for Non-Functional Testing in Bristol

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing in Bristol over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Non-Functional Testing in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (56.25%) JIRA
3 8 (50.00%) Java
4 7 (43.75%) QA
4 7 (43.75%) Selenium
5 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
5 6 (37.50%) ISTQB
5 6 (37.50%) Functional Testing
6 5 (31.25%) C#
6 5 (31.25%) JMeter
6 5 (31.25%) Finance
6 5 (31.25%) SQL
7 4 (25.00%) Bugzilla
7 4 (25.00%) Web Testing
7 4 (25.00%) Performance Testing
7 4 (25.00%) Security Testing
7 4 (25.00%) Cucumber
7 4 (25.00%) MongoDB
7 4 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
8 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
8 3 (18.75%) Test Strategy
8 3 (18.75%) SoapUI
8 3 (18.75%) System Testing
8 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
8 3 (18.75%) Open Source
8 3 (18.75%) Test Management
8 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
8 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (18.75%) Scrum

Non-Functional Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (6.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) JIRA
2 7 (43.75%) Selenium
3 5 (31.25%) JMeter
4 4 (25.00%) Bugzilla
4 4 (25.00%) Cucumber
5 3 (18.75%) SoapUI
6 2 (12.50%) eggPlant
6 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
7 1 (6.25%) ClearCase
7 1 (6.25%) CruiseControl
7 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
7 1 (6.25%) Selenium IDE
7 1 (6.25%) Subversion
7 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) QA Specialist
2 3 (18.75%) Test Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Automation Tester
3 2 (12.50%) Head of Test
3 2 (12.50%) Java Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Environment And Release Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Environment Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Release Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Software Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Gherkin
1 1 (6.25%) REST
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (6.25%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Unix
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (37.50%) Functional Testing
2 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 4 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
3 4 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Web Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
4 3 (18.75%) Open Source
4 3 (18.75%) Scrum
4 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
4 3 (18.75%) System Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Test Management
4 3 (18.75%) Test Strategy
4 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
5 2 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Traceability Matrix
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) C#
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) Perl
4 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) ISTQB
2 2 (12.50%) ISEB
2 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Ansible
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Sybase