Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 92 75
Rank change year-on-year -7 -17 +51
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 4 13 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.36% 1.23% 3.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 1.43% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 6
Dorset median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -21.21% +26.92%
10th Percentile £27,750 £26,250 £28,500
90th Percentile £36,375 £36,000 £55,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £34,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +30.43% -18.82% -20.56%

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 Dorset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 965 910 1277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 86.16% 85.85% 86.58%
Number of salaries quoted 843 801 970
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,375
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.09% -3.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £62,500 £51,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Non-Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Non-Functional Testing in Dorset

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Non-Functional Testing in Dorset

Non-Functional Testing
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole -10 2 £33,750 -0.74%
Non-Functional Testing
South West

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 4 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 4 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
1 4 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Confluence
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Trello

Non-Functional Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 2 (50.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Trello
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 4 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB