Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 327 273 344
Rank change year-on-year -54 +71 -45
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 26 55 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.24% 0.54% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.59% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 19 47 31
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +16.50%
10th Percentile £46,000 £47,000 £44,500
90th Percentile £90,250 £70,500 £67,500
Central London median annual salary £58,750 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +6.82% -8.33% +16.50%

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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10,103 9,311 11,806
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 92.24% 91.50% 91.82%
Number of salaries quoted 8,972 8,371 10,793
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +3.45% +5.45%
10th Percentile £37,000 £35,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £92,500 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

Non-Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Non-Functional Testing in the City of London

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Non-Functional Testing in the City of London

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Non-Functional Testing in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 City of London region with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 19 (73.08%) Test Automation
2 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (57.69%) Java
4 12 (46.15%) Finance
4 12 (46.15%) QA
5 10 (38.46%) JIRA
5 10 (38.46%) Functional Testing
6 9 (34.62%) Selenium
7 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
7 8 (30.77%) SQL
7 8 (30.77%) Jenkins
8 7 (26.92%) Web Services
8 7 (26.92%) Pair Programming
8 7 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
9 6 (23.08%) TDD
9 6 (23.08%) JMeter
9 6 (23.08%) JUnit
9 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
9 6 (23.08%) Exploratory Testing
10 5 (19.23%) npm
10 5 (19.23%) Gradle
10 5 (19.23%) Unix
10 5 (19.23%) LoadRunner
10 5 (19.23%) RESTful
10 5 (19.23%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (19.23%) TestNG
10 5 (19.23%) Software Architecture
10 5 (19.23%) BDD
10 5 (19.23%) REST

Non-Functional Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (15.38%) Confluence
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) Mendix
2 1 (3.85%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Distributed Ledger
1 1 (3.85%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (19.23%) npm
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.69%) BlazeMeter
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.85%) GitHub
3 1 (3.85%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 3 (11.54%) HTTP
3 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) Big Data
2 2 (7.69%) Data Lake
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Hive
3 1 (3.85%) Blockchain
3 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) JIRA
2 9 (34.62%) Selenium
3 8 (30.77%) Jenkins
4 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
4 6 (23.08%) JMeter
4 6 (23.08%) JUnit
5 5 (19.23%) Gradle
5 5 (19.23%) LoadRunner
5 5 (19.23%) TestNG
6 4 (15.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (11.54%) Gatling
8 2 (7.69%) Cucumber
8 2 (7.69%) SoapUI
8 2 (7.69%) WebDriver
9 1 (3.85%) Appium
9 1 (3.85%) Buildbot
9 1 (3.85%) IntelliJ
9 1 (3.85%) Ranorex
9 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
9 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
2 2 (7.69%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.85%) Back Office
3 1 (3.85%) Electronics
3 1 (3.85%) Japanese Language
3 1 (3.85%) Law
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Test Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Java Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) QA Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Tester
3 4 (15.38%) Web Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Developer
4 3 (11.54%) QA Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Test Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Test Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Automation Tester
5 2 (7.69%) Developer in Test
5 2 (7.69%) Java Developer in Test
5 2 (7.69%) Non-Functional Test Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Test Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) QA Automation Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) QA Test Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Quality Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) Web Services
2 5 (19.23%) REST
2 5 (19.23%) RESTful
2 5 (19.23%) Spring
3 4 (15.38%) WebSockets
4 3 (11.54%) SOAP
5 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 2 (7.69%) CSS
5 2 (7.69%) HTML
5 2 (7.69%) HTML5
5 2 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (3.85%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (3.85%) JSON
6 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.69%) User Experience
3 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Fintech
3 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.85%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Unix
2 4 (15.38%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Test Automation
2 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (38.46%) Functional Testing
4 7 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (26.92%) Pair Programming
5 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
5 6 (23.08%) Exploratory Testing
5 6 (23.08%) TDD
6 5 (19.23%) BDD
6 5 (19.23%) Refactoring
6 5 (19.23%) Software Architecture
7 4 (15.38%) Performance Testing
7 4 (15.38%) Scrum
7 4 (15.38%) Stress Testing
7 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
7 4 (15.38%) Waterfall
8 3 (11.54%) Kanban
8 3 (11.54%) Migration
8 3 (11.54%) OO
8 3 (11.54%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) Java
2 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 8 (30.77%) SQL
3 4 (15.38%) C#
3 4 (15.38%) Python
4 2 (7.69%) C
5 1 (3.85%) C++
5 1 (3.85%) Groovy
5 1 (3.85%) Kotlin
5 1 (3.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) ISEB
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (46.15%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) HP ALM
1 1 (3.85%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Capita
2 4 (15.38%) HP
3 2 (7.69%) LexisNexis
4 1 (3.85%) FIS
4 1 (3.85%) Hortonworks
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft