Period
to 21 January 2019

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 January 2019 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 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 304 298 301
Rank change year-on-year -6 +3 0
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 28 41 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.27% 0.40% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.42% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 24 36 41
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £48,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.42% -5.88% +2.00%
10th Percentile £54,000 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £93,125 £71,750 £61,250
Central London median annual salary £73,750 £50,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year +47.50% -1.96% +2.00%

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 9,417 9,653 9,616
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.93% 93.16% 90.89%
Number of salaries quoted 8,385 8,615 8,757
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,350 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -

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 January 2019.

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 27 (96.43%) Test Automation
2 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (67.86%) Finance
3 19 (67.86%) Jenkins
4 18 (64.29%) Functional Testing
5 17 (60.71%) JIRA
6 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 14 (50.00%) HTML
6 14 (50.00%) Microservices
7 13 (46.43%) Confluence
7 13 (46.43%) Selenium
8 12 (42.86%) RESTful
8 12 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (39.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 11 (39.29%) HTML5
9 11 (39.29%) AngularJS
9 11 (39.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 11 (39.29%) C#
9 11 (39.29%) CSS
10 9 (32.14%) SQL
10 9 (32.14%) TDD
10 9 (32.14%) QA
10 9 (32.14%) SDET
10 9 (32.14%) Waterfall
11 8 (28.57%) SoapUI
11 8 (28.57%) Java
11 8 (28.57%) Python
12 7 (25.00%) SDLC
13 6 (21.43%) Mobile App
13 6 (21.43%) SpecFlow

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 13 (46.43%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (17.86%) BlazeMeter
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (7.14%) npm
3 1 (3.57%) PaaS
3 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) Big Data
2 5 (17.86%) Data Lake
3 1 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.57%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 19 (67.86%) Jenkins
2 17 (60.71%) JIRA
3 13 (46.43%) Selenium
4 11 (39.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (28.57%) SoapUI
6 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
6 6 (21.43%) NUnit
6 6 (21.43%) SpecFlow
6 6 (21.43%) WebDriver
7 2 (7.14%) Gradle
7 2 (7.14%) JUnit
7 2 (7.14%) TestNG
8 1 (3.57%) Gatling
8 1 (3.57%) Spock
8 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
8 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 19 (67.86%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Advertising
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
2 2 (7.14%) Marketing
2 2 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Back Office
3 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Developer in Test
2 8 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 6 (21.43%) C# Developer
3 6 (21.43%) C# Software Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Test Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Performance Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Performance Test Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) QA Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Test Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Java Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Principal Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Python Developer
5 2 (7.14%) QA Tester
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (50.00%) HTML
2 12 (42.86%) RESTful
3 11 (39.29%) AngularJS
3 11 (39.29%) CSS
3 11 (39.29%) HTML5
3 11 (39.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (21.43%) SOAP
5 4 (14.29%) .NET
6 2 (7.14%) REST
6 2 (7.14%) Spring
6 2 (7.14%) Web Services
6 2 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Mobile App
2 3 (10.71%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (7.14%) Equities
3 2 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.57%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
1 2 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (96.43%) Test Automation
2 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (64.29%) Functional Testing
4 14 (50.00%) Microservices
5 12 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (32.14%) SDET
6 9 (32.14%) TDD
6 9 (32.14%) Waterfall
7 7 (25.00%) SDLC
8 6 (21.43%) Performance Testing
8 6 (21.43%) SOA
8 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
9 5 (17.86%) Data Migration
9 5 (17.86%) DevOps
9 5 (17.86%) Migration
10 4 (14.29%) API Testing
10 4 (14.29%) BDD
10 4 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (14.29%) Test Management
11 3 (10.71%) Acceptance Criteria
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (39.29%) C#
3 9 (32.14%) SQL
4 8 (28.57%) Java
4 8 (28.57%) Python
5 3 (10.71%) Groovy
6 2 (7.14%) Ruby
7 1 (3.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) ISEB
1 4 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 3 (10.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (32.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.57%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) HP
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 2 (7.14%) Samsung