Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 214 192 239
Rank change year-on-year -22 +47 +2
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 23 31 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.49% 0.61% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.68% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 19
East Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,318 4,559 5,821
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 91.70% 90.31% 89.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3,443 3,796 4,606
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% +1.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,375
90th Percentile £68,750 £64,375 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +5.26%

Non-Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Non-Functional Testing in the East Midlands

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Non-Functional Testing in the East Midlands

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Non-Functional Testing in the East Midlands

Non-Functional Testing
Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 16 October 2018. 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
Northamptonshire -5 13 £57,500 +27.78%
Nottinghamshire +7 9 £40,000 -8.05% 2
Non-Functional Testing
England

For the 6 months to 16 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (78.26%) Test Automation
3 17 (73.91%) C#
4 16 (69.57%) Exploratory Testing
5 15 (65.22%) Selenium
6 14 (60.87%) Scrum
7 13 (56.52%) Java
7 13 (56.52%) BDD
8 12 (52.17%) JIRA
9 10 (43.48%) Data Management
9 10 (43.48%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (43.48%) Waterfall
9 10 (43.48%) Cucumber
10 9 (39.13%) Process Improvement
10 9 (39.13%) Functional Testing
10 9 (39.13%) Coaching
10 9 (39.13%) TestRail
10 9 (39.13%) Defect Management
10 9 (39.13%) VersionOne
10 9 (39.13%) .NET
10 9 (39.13%) TDD
10 9 (39.13%) .NET Framework
10 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (39.13%) System Testing
11 7 (30.43%) Test Management
11 7 (30.43%) QA
12 6 (26.09%) User Stories
12 6 (26.09%) WebDriver
12 6 (26.09%) SDLC
13 5 (21.74%) Problem-Solving

Non-Functional Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (4.35%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Internet
1 2 (8.70%) Wireless
2 1 (4.35%) LTE
Development Applications
1 15 (65.22%) Selenium
2 12 (52.17%) JIRA
3 10 (43.48%) Cucumber
4 9 (39.13%) TestRail
4 9 (39.13%) VersionOne
5 6 (26.09%) WebDriver
6 5 (21.74%) SpecFlow
7 3 (13.04%) JMeter
8 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
8 2 (8.70%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (8.70%) Rational Quality Manager
8 2 (8.70%) SoapUI
8 2 (8.70%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (8.70%) Subversion
8 2 (8.70%) Zephyr
9 1 (4.35%) Appium
9 1 (4.35%) Calabash
9 1 (4.35%) Gatling
9 1 (4.35%) JBehave
9 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (13.04%) Polish Language
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Test Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Test Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Test Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Test Leader
4 2 (8.70%) Java Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) QA Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Java Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior QA Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Team Leader
4 2 (8.70%) Test Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Java Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Test Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) .NET
1 9 (39.13%) .NET Framework
2 4 (17.39%) Gherkin
3 2 (8.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Fintech
2 1 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (78.26%) Test Automation
3 16 (69.57%) Exploratory Testing
4 14 (60.87%) Scrum
5 13 (56.52%) BDD
6 10 (43.48%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (43.48%) Data Management
6 10 (43.48%) Waterfall
7 9 (39.13%) Coaching
7 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (39.13%) Defect Management
7 9 (39.13%) Functional Testing
7 9 (39.13%) Process Improvement
7 9 (39.13%) System Testing
7 9 (39.13%) TDD
8 7 (30.43%) Test Management
9 6 (26.09%) SDLC
9 6 (26.09%) User Stories
10 5 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (21.74%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) C#
2 13 (56.52%) Java
3 4 (17.39%) SQL
4 1 (4.35%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (8.70%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.35%) HNC
3 1 (4.35%) HND
3 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) QA
2 3 (13.04%) WCAG
3 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Netcool
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Remedy
1 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds
2 1 (4.35%) OpenText