The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
England / East of England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 242 211 248
Rank change year-on-year -31 +37  
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 13 43 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.21% 0.63% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.72% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 11 39 33
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +23.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £86,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

Non-Functional Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5461 5969 7107
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 88.14% 87.71% 86.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4403 4998 5822
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Non-Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Non-Functional Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Non-Functional Testing in the East of England

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Non-Functional Testing in the East of England

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing in the East of England over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Non-Functional Testing in the East of England

Non-Functional Testing
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -10 5 £55,000 -15.38%
Suffolk +1 3 £52,500 +13.51%
Bedfordshire +8 2 - -
Essex 0 2 £55,000 -
Cambridgeshire -20 1 £47,500 +20.25% 1
Non-Functional Testing
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 42 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (60.00%) QA
2 36 (60.00%) Functional Testing
3 33 (55.00%) Test Automation
3 33 (55.00%) Test Strategy
4 30 (50.00%) Finance
5 28 (46.67%) Scrum
6 27 (45.00%) BDD
6 27 (45.00%) JIRA
7 23 (38.33%) TDD
7 23 (38.33%) Selenium
8 22 (36.67%) Waterfall
8 22 (36.67%) System Integration Testing
9 20 (33.33%) Java
10 18 (30.00%) Integration Testing
10 18 (30.00%) SDLC
11 16 (26.67%) Release Management
11 16 (26.67%) Software Testing
11 16 (26.67%) RESTful
12 15 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 15 (25.00%) Defect Management
12 15 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
13 14 (23.33%) Cucumber
14 13 (21.67%) Gherkin
14 13 (21.67%) Test Planning
14 13 (21.67%) Test Management
14 13 (21.67%) Spring
14 13 (21.67%) Maven
14 13 (21.67%) WebDriver
14 13 (21.67%) SoapUI

Non-Functional Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (21.67%) Tomcat
2 11 (18.33%) Confluence
3 4 (6.67%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.67%) Apache
4 1 (1.67%) Drupal
4 1 (1.67%) JBoss
4 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Magento
1 1 (1.67%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) 802.11
1 2 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (3.33%) Wireless
2 1 (1.67%) HTTP
2 1 (1.67%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 27 (45.00%) JIRA
2 23 (38.33%) Selenium
3 14 (23.33%) Cucumber
4 13 (21.67%) JUnit
4 13 (21.67%) Maven
4 13 (21.67%) SoapUI
4 13 (21.67%) WebDriver
5 12 (20.00%) Git (software)
6 11 (18.33%) JBehave
7 10 (16.67%) JMeter
8 9 (15.00%) LoadRunner
9 8 (13.33%) Bugzilla
9 8 (13.33%) Testopia
10 7 (11.67%) Jenkins
11 5 (8.33%) TeamCity
12 4 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (6.67%) ClearQuest
12 4 (6.67%) FitNesse
12 4 (6.67%) Mockito
12 4 (6.67%) Moq
General
1 30 (50.00%) Finance
2 9 (15.00%) Retail
3 1 (1.67%) Law
3 1 (1.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (41.67%) Analyst
2 24 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 16 (26.67%) Test Manager
4 11 (18.33%) Test Engineer
5 10 (16.67%) Test Leader
6 9 (15.00%) Automation Test Lead
6 9 (15.00%) Tester
7 7 (11.67%) Systems Analyst
7 7 (11.67%) Systems Test Analyst
7 7 (11.67%) Systems Test Engineer
7 7 (11.67%) Systems Tester
8 5 (8.33%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
9 4 (6.67%) Agile Test Analyst
9 4 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (6.67%) Senior Test Analyst
9 4 (6.67%) Test Automation Manager
10 3 (5.00%) Head of Testing
10 3 (5.00%) QA Manager
10 3 (5.00%) Technical Manager
10 3 (5.00%) UAT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (26.67%) RESTful
2 13 (21.67%) Gherkin
2 13 (21.67%) Hibernate
2 13 (21.67%) Spring
3 3 (5.00%) .NET
4 2 (3.33%) 802.1X
5 1 (1.67%) J2EE
5 1 (1.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (13.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (13.33%) Virtual Team
3 3 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.33%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.33%) Unix
2 2 (3.33%) Linux
2 2 (3.33%) Windows
3 1 (1.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (60.00%) Functional Testing
3 33 (55.00%) Test Automation
3 33 (55.00%) Test Strategy
4 28 (46.67%) Scrum
5 27 (45.00%) BDD
6 23 (38.33%) TDD
7 22 (36.67%) System Integration Testing
7 22 (36.67%) Waterfall
8 18 (30.00%) Integration Testing
8 18 (30.00%) SDLC
9 16 (26.67%) Release Management
9 16 (26.67%) Software Testing
10 15 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (25.00%) Defect Management
10 15 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 13 (21.67%) Test Management
11 13 (21.67%) Test Planning
12 12 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (20.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 20 (33.33%) Java
2 6 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (1.67%) AWK
3 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.67%) Perl
3 1 (1.67%) PHP
3 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (18.33%) ISTQB
2 10 (16.67%) Degree
2 10 (16.67%) ISEB
3 9 (15.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (60.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (18.33%) Atlassian
2 8 (13.33%) CA Agile Central
3 5 (8.33%) HP
4 3 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.33%) IBM
5 2 (3.33%) SAP
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle
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