Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 178 185 181
Rank change year-on-year +7 -4 -21
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 20 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.55% 0.53% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.57% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 6
Bristol median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +16.13% -8.82%
10th Percentile £47,500 £36,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £51,375
South West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £35,250
% change year-on-year +11.11% +27.66% -17.06%

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 3,451 3,506 3,047
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 94.68% 93.34% 93.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2,769 2,918 2,552
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,050 £67,500 £71,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%

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 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Non-Functional Testing in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (95.00%) Test Automation
3 17 (85.00%) Ruby
3 17 (85.00%) C#
4 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (70.00%) SpecFlow
5 12 (60.00%) Functional Testing
6 11 (55.00%) Java
7 10 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (40.00%) ISEB
8 8 (40.00%) OO
8 8 (40.00%) SQL
8 8 (40.00%) ISTQB
8 8 (40.00%) Cucumber
8 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (40.00%) TypeScript
8 8 (40.00%) Unit Testing
8 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (35.00%) Selenium
9 7 (35.00%) Test Scripting
9 7 (35.00%) Content Management
10 6 (30.00%) CMS
10 6 (30.00%) Web Services
10 6 (30.00%) Unix
10 6 (30.00%) Windows
10 6 (30.00%) QA
10 6 (30.00%) Scala
10 6 (30.00%) Open Source
10 6 (30.00%) Test Management
10 6 (30.00%) Android

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 6 (30.00%) CMS
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 10 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.00%) G Suite
3 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 14 (70.00%) SpecFlow
2 8 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 7 (35.00%) Selenium
4 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
4 6 (30.00%) git-flow
5 4 (20.00%) Protractor
General
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Automation Tester
1 9 (45.00%) Tester
2 8 (40.00%) Senior Automation Tester
2 8 (40.00%) Senior Tester
3 7 (35.00%) Test Engineer
4 6 (30.00%) QA Automation Tester
4 6 (30.00%) QA Tester
4 6 (30.00%) Senior QA Tester
4 6 (30.00%) Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Analyst
5 4 (20.00%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) OAT Manager
6 1 (5.00%) SAP Manager
6 1 (5.00%) SAP Test Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) Web Services
2 4 (20.00%) REST
3 2 (10.00%) .NET
3 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Android
1 6 (30.00%) Apple iOS
1 6 (30.00%) Unix
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (95.00%) Test Automation
3 12 (60.00%) Functional Testing
4 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (40.00%) OO
4 8 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 7 (35.00%) Content Management
5 7 (35.00%) Test Scripting
6 6 (30.00%) Acceptance Criteria
6 6 (30.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
6 6 (30.00%) Innovative Thinking
6 6 (30.00%) Open Source
6 6 (30.00%) QA Automation
6 6 (30.00%) Task Automation
6 6 (30.00%) Test Management
6 6 (30.00%) Test Strategy
6 6 (30.00%) Web Accessibility
7 5 (25.00%) Software Testing
8 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 4 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) C#
1 17 (85.00%) Ruby
2 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (55.00%) Java
4 8 (40.00%) SQL
4 8 (40.00%) TypeScript
5 6 (30.00%) Scala
6 3 (15.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) ISEB
1 8 (40.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Adobe
1 1 (5.00%) Google
1 1 (5.00%) hybris
1 1 (5.00%) SAP