Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 210 237 248
Rank change year-on-year +27 +11 -4
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 17 15 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.33% 0.24% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.28% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 14
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £36,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.94% -22.16% -4.64%
10th Percentile £33,864 £25,000 £34,325
90th Percentile £55,000 £61,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +7.95%

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 4,567 5,453 6,161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 88.61% 89.01% 89.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3,809 4,371 4,873
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £58,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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
Nottinghamshire +17 11 £43,150 +25.99%
Derbyshire - 4 £47,500 - 1
Northamptonshire +11 2 - - 1
Non-Functional Testing
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 14 (82.35%) Functional Testing
2 13 (76.47%) Test Automation
2 13 (76.47%) QA
3 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (58.82%) Java
5 8 (47.06%) Test Scripting
6 7 (41.18%) Test Strategy
6 7 (41.18%) Selenium
7 6 (35.29%) Scrum
7 6 (35.29%) Test Management
8 5 (29.41%) BDD
8 5 (29.41%) JMeter
9 4 (23.53%) Oracle
9 4 (23.53%) WebDriver
9 4 (23.53%) Cucumber
9 4 (23.53%) SDLC
10 3 (17.65%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 3 (17.65%) System Integration Testing
10 3 (17.65%) SDET
10 3 (17.65%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (17.65%) Time Management
10 3 (17.65%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (17.65%) .NET
10 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (17.65%) Regression Testing
10 3 (17.65%) Oracle EBS
10 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
10 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (17.65%) TDD

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 (5.88%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Selenium
2 5 (29.41%) JMeter
3 4 (23.53%) Cucumber
3 4 (23.53%) WebDriver
4 2 (11.76%) JIRA
4 2 (11.76%) NeoLoad
5 1 (5.88%) FitNesse
5 1 (5.88%) JConsole
5 1 (5.88%) LoadRunner
5 1 (5.88%) The Grinder
5 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
5 1 (5.88%) VisualVM
General
1 2 (11.76%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Test Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Development Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Quality Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Release Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Senior Quality Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Senior Test Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Software Development Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Software Test Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Test Development Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) QA Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) QA Leader
3 2 (11.76%) Software QA Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Automation Tester
4 1 (5.88%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.88%) QA Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) CSS
2 2 (11.76%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) Gherkin
3 1 (5.88%) RESTful
3 1 (5.88%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (17.65%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) e-Learning
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Unix
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Functional Testing
2 13 (76.47%) Test Automation
3 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (47.06%) Test Scripting
5 7 (41.18%) Test Strategy
6 6 (35.29%) Scrum
6 6 (35.29%) Test Management
7 5 (29.41%) BDD
8 4 (23.53%) SDLC
9 3 (17.65%) Integration Testing
9 3 (17.65%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
9 3 (17.65%) SDET
9 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
9 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (17.65%) System Integration Testing
9 3 (17.65%) TDD
9 3 (17.65%) Time Management
9 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
9 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) Go
2 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.76%) PHP
2 2 (11.76%) Python
2 2 (11.76%) Ruby
2 2 (11.76%) Scala
3 1 (5.88%) C
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ISEB
1 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (76.47%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Cognizant
2 1 (5.88%) Dynatrace
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft