Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 319 281 320
Rank change year-on-year -38 +39 -35
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 34 55 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.31% 0.55% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.60% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 29 49 27
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% +7.84% -2.86%
10th Percentile £47,250 £42,250 £43,700
90th Percentile £85,750 £71,750 £72,500
Central London median annual salary £63,750 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +21.43% +2.94% -0.97%

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 10,184 9,099 10,926
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.81% 91.62% 90.97%
Number of salaries quoted 9,113 8,211 9,979
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,000 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £88,750
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +2.22%

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 18 October 2018.

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

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 31 (91.18%) Test Automation
2 21 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (55.88%) Finance
4 18 (52.94%) Java
4 18 (52.94%) QA
5 14 (41.18%) Functional Testing
6 13 (38.24%) Jenkins
6 13 (38.24%) JIRA
6 13 (38.24%) SQL
7 11 (32.35%) Selenium
8 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
9 9 (26.47%) RESTful
9 9 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
10 8 (23.53%) Web Services
10 8 (23.53%) E-Commerce
11 7 (20.59%) Unix
11 7 (20.59%) JUnit
11 7 (20.59%) Confluence
11 7 (20.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (20.59%) Mobile App
11 7 (20.59%) Waterfall
11 7 (20.59%) Big Data
11 7 (20.59%) Exploratory Testing
12 6 (17.65%) Gradle
12 6 (17.65%) Microservices
12 6 (17.65%) REST
12 6 (17.65%) BDD
12 6 (17.65%) npm
12 6 (17.65%) Spring

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 7 (20.59%) Confluence
2 1 (2.94%) IIS
2 1 (2.94%) Mendix
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Distributed Ledger
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.94%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (17.65%) npm
2 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (14.71%) BlazeMeter
2 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.94%) GitHub
3 1 (2.94%) PaaS
3 1 (2.94%) SaaS
3 1 (2.94%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.82%) HTTP
3 1 (2.94%) Firewall
3 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) Big Data
2 5 (14.71%) Data Lake
3 1 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.94%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.94%) Blockchain
3 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
3 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (38.24%) Jenkins
1 13 (38.24%) JIRA
2 11 (32.35%) Selenium
3 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
4 7 (20.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (20.59%) JUnit
5 6 (17.65%) Gradle
5 6 (17.65%) TestNG
6 4 (11.76%) JMeter
6 4 (11.76%) LoadRunner
7 2 (5.88%) Gatling
7 2 (5.88%) SoapUI
7 2 (5.88%) WebDriver
8 1 (2.94%) Appium
8 1 (2.94%) Buildbot
8 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.94%) Ranorex
8 1 (2.94%) Spock
8 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
8 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 19 (55.88%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Banking
3 2 (5.88%) Back Office
3 2 (5.88%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.88%) Retail
4 1 (2.94%) Advertising
4 1 (2.94%) Electronics
4 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Java Engineer
1 7 (20.59%) QA Engineer
1 7 (20.59%) Test Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Test Manager
3 5 (14.71%) Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Test Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Tester
3 5 (14.71%) Web Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Automation Tester
5 3 (8.82%) Developer in Test
5 3 (8.82%) QA Automation Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Java Automation Tester
6 2 (5.88%) Java Developer in Test
6 2 (5.88%) Non-Functional Test Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) QA Automation Tester
6 2 (5.88%) QA Manager
6 2 (5.88%) QA Test Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Web Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) RESTful
2 8 (23.53%) Web Services
3 6 (17.65%) HTML
3 6 (17.65%) REST
3 6 (17.65%) Spring
4 5 (14.71%) AngularJS
4 5 (14.71%) CSS
4 5 (14.71%) HTML5
4 5 (14.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (11.76%) WebSockets
6 3 (8.82%) SOAP
7 1 (2.94%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (2.94%) JSON
7 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.88%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.88%) Equities
2 2 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Fintech
3 1 (2.94%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Unix
2 4 (11.76%) Windows
3 3 (8.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (91.18%) Test Automation
2 21 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (41.18%) Functional Testing
4 9 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (23.53%) E-Commerce
6 7 (20.59%) Exploratory Testing
6 7 (20.59%) Waterfall
7 6 (17.65%) BDD
7 6 (17.65%) Microservices
7 6 (17.65%) Pair Programming
7 6 (17.65%) Performance Testing
7 6 (17.65%) Refactoring
7 6 (17.65%) Software Architecture
7 6 (17.65%) TDD
8 5 (14.71%) Data Migration
8 5 (14.71%) Migration
9 4 (11.76%) Scrum
9 4 (11.76%) Stress Testing
9 4 (11.76%) Test Scripting
9 4 (11.76%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) Java
2 13 (38.24%) SQL
3 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 5 (14.71%) Python
5 3 (8.82%) C#
5 3 (8.82%) Groovy
6 1 (2.94%) C
6 1 (2.94%) C++
6 1 (2.94%) Kotlin
6 1 (2.94%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) ISEB
2 1 (2.94%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (52.94%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) HP
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Hortonworks
2 1 (2.94%) Samsung