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

Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 172 179
Rank change year-on-year -11 +7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 13 24 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.35% 0.64% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.69% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 4
Bristol median annual salary £46,250 £45,000 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.78% +6.51% -6.11%
10th Percentile £31,375 £27,750 £31,350
90th Percentile £58,125 £58,750 £45,325
South West median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -5.33%

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 3,468 3,496 2,999
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 93.10% 92.56% 91.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2,831 2,881 2,601
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
South West median annual salary £43,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -

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 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Non-Functional Testing in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 10 (76.92%) Test Scripting
2 9 (69.23%) Test Automation
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) Test Management
4 6 (46.15%) Selenium
4 6 (46.15%) QA
5 5 (38.46%) Content Management
5 5 (38.46%) Unix
5 5 (38.46%) Windows
5 5 (38.46%) Open Source
6 4 (30.77%) Apple iOS
6 4 (30.77%) Test Strategy
6 4 (30.77%) SpecFlow
6 4 (30.77%) Scala
6 4 (30.77%) Android
6 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
6 4 (30.77%) Web Accessibility
6 4 (30.77%) JMeter
6 4 (30.77%) CMS
6 4 (30.77%) C#
6 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
6 4 (30.77%) Ruby
6 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
6 4 (30.77%) QA Automation
6 4 (30.77%) git-flow
6 4 (30.77%) Cross-Browser Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Task Automation
6 4 (30.77%) Acceptance Criteria
6 4 (30.77%) Innovative Thinking
7 3 (23.08%) Mentoring

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 4 (30.77%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) G Suite
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
1 1 (7.69%) Slack
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Selenium
2 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 4 (30.77%) git-flow
2 4 (30.77%) JMeter
2 4 (30.77%) SpecFlow
3 3 (23.08%) Cucumber
3 3 (23.08%) JIRA
4 2 (15.38%) eggPlant
4 2 (15.38%) SoapUI
5 1 (7.69%) Selenium IDE
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Automation Tester
1 5 (38.46%) Tester
2 4 (30.77%) QA Automation Tester
2 4 (30.77%) QA Tester
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Automation Tester
2 4 (30.77%) Senior QA Tester
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Tester
2 4 (30.77%) Test Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) OAT Manager
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Manager
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Test Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Software Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Gherkin
1 1 (7.69%) REST
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Unix
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Android
2 4 (30.77%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Test Scripting
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Test Automation
3 7 (53.85%) Test Management
4 5 (38.46%) Content Management
4 5 (38.46%) Open Source
5 4 (30.77%) Acceptance Criteria
5 4 (30.77%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Innovative Thinking
5 4 (30.77%) QA Automation
5 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Task Automation
5 4 (30.77%) Test Strategy
5 4 (30.77%) Web Accessibility
6 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
6 3 (23.08%) System Testing
6 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) C#
1 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
1 4 (30.77%) Ruby
1 4 (30.77%) Scala
2 2 (15.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ISEB
1 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
1 2 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe
1 1 (7.69%) Google
1 1 (7.69%) hybris
1 1 (7.69%) SAP