The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
UK / England
Rank 451 578 463
Rank change year-on-year +127 -115  
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 459 378 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.58% 0.39% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.44% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 347 311 468
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  

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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 70819 85904 87927
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.12% 88.61% 86.98%
Number of salaries quoted 58715 71854 71888
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Non-Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 England

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Non-Functional Testing in England

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing in England over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Non-Functional Testing in England

Non-Functional Testing
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
London +90 137 £52,500 +5.00% 16
South East +117 97 £40,000 +14.28% 12
South West +41 56 £37,500 -11.76% 5
East of England +36 48 £52,500 -7.89% 1
West Midlands +39 43 £40,000 +14.28% 3
North West +7 42 £40,000 +42.85% 2
Yorkshire +7 35 £42,500 +6.25% 5
East Midlands +9 4 £36,000 -44.61% 1
North East +7 2 £35,000 +3.70%
Non-Functional Testing
UK

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 England region with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 487 (59.54%) Agile Software Development
2 379 (46.33%) Functional Testing
3 319 (39.00%) Selenium
4 295 (36.06%) QA
5 270 (33.01%) ISTQB
6 260 (31.78%) ISEB
7 257 (31.42%) Test Automation
8 251 (30.68%) Test Strategy
9 247 (30.20%) Test Scripting
10 244 (29.83%) SQL
11 235 (28.73%) Java
12 225 (27.51%) Finance
13 197 (24.08%) C#
14 187 (22.86%) Cucumber
15 179 (21.88%) BDD
16 165 (20.17%) TDD
17 160 (19.56%) Scrum
18 158 (19.32%) Software Testing
19 157 (19.19%) Performance Testing
20 153 (18.70%) User Acceptance Testing
21 152 (18.58%) Waterfall
22 146 (17.85%) Automated Testing
23 135 (16.50%) Regression Testing
24 133 (16.26%) LoadRunner
25 130 (15.89%) Manual Testing
26 128 (15.65%) JIRA
27 120 (14.67%) Microsoft
28 118 (14.43%) Windows
28 118 (14.43%) Test Management
29 113 (13.81%) SDLC

Non-Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in 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 35 (4.28%) Confluence
2 27 (3.30%) Tomcat
3 24 (2.93%) WebLogic
4 10 (1.22%) Apache
5 7 (0.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 6 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (0.61%) MQSeries
8 4 (0.49%) JBoss
8 4 (0.49%) WebLogic Portal
9 3 (0.37%) CMS
9 3 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.12%) Drupal
10 1 (0.12%) Mule
10 1 (0.12%) Mule ESB
10 1 (0.12%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.12%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.12%) WordPress
Applications
1 31 (3.79%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.73%) MS Office
3 3 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.37%) MS Project
4 2 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.86%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.61%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.12%) Magento
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 36 (4.40%) SaaS
2 18 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.86%) GitHub
5 1 (0.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.79%) HTTP
2 13 (1.59%) Internet
2 13 (1.59%) SSH
3 7 (0.86%) VoIP
4 3 (0.37%) Firewall
5 2 (0.24%) DNS
5 2 (0.24%) FTP
5 2 (0.24%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.12%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.12%) LAN
6 1 (0.12%) Network Security
6 1 (0.12%) SSL
6 1 (0.12%) WAN
6 1 (0.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (6.11%) SQL Server
2 37 (4.52%) Relational Database
3 22 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (2.44%) RDBMS
5 18 (2.20%) MySQL
6 15 (1.83%) Oracle ODI
7 10 (1.22%) NoSQL
8 9 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (0.86%) DB2
10 6 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (0.49%) Big Data
11 4 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (0.49%) GIS
11 4 (0.49%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (0.37%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 3 (0.37%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.37%) OLTP
12 3 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (0.37%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 319 (39.00%) Selenium
2 187 (22.86%) Cucumber
3 133 (16.26%) LoadRunner
4 128 (15.65%) JIRA
5 112 (13.69%) JMeter
6 94 (11.49%) SoapUI
7 91 (11.12%) Team Foundation Server
8 81 (9.90%) HP UFT
9 69 (8.44%) SpecFlow
10 67 (8.19%) WebDriver
11 66 (8.07%) Jenkins
12 49 (5.99%) JUnit
13 43 (5.26%) Git (software)
14 42 (5.13%) Visual Studio
15 29 (3.55%) Maven
16 28 (3.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 28 (3.42%) TestNG
17 24 (2.93%) Zephyr
18 23 (2.81%) Gatling
18 23 (2.81%) TeamCity
General
1 225 (27.51%) Finance
2 89 (10.88%) Retail
3 55 (6.72%) Legal
4 42 (5.13%) Banking
5 27 (3.30%) Law
6 25 (3.06%) Marketing
7 22 (2.69%) Back Office
8 21 (2.57%) Automotive
9 17 (2.08%) Telecoms
10 15 (1.83%) Games
11 13 (1.59%) Electronics
12 12 (1.47%) Polish Language
13 11 (1.34%) Manufacturing
14 9 (1.10%) Publishing
15 7 (0.86%) Aerospace
16 6 (0.73%) Advertising
17 3 (0.37%) Financial Institution
17 3 (0.37%) Investment Banking
17 3 (0.37%) Retail Banking
18 2 (0.24%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 221 (27.02%) Analyst
2 202 (24.69%) Test Analyst
3 180 (22.00%) Test Engineer
4 121 (14.79%) Tester
5 102 (12.47%) Test Automation Engineer
6 85 (10.39%) Test Leader
6 85 (10.39%) Test Manager
7 70 (8.56%) QA Engineer
8 46 (5.62%) Developer
9 39 (4.77%) QA Test Engineer
9 39 (4.77%) Senior Analyst
9 39 (4.77%) Senior Test Analyst
10 38 (4.65%) Automation Test Analyst
11 31 (3.79%) Senior Test Engineer
12 30 (3.67%) Automation Test Lead
12 30 (3.67%) Automation Tester
12 30 (3.67%) QA Analyst
12 30 (3.67%) Web Engineer
13 29 (3.55%) Software Analyst
14 28 (3.42%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (11.25%) .NET
2 78 (9.54%) Web Services
3 65 (7.95%) XML
4 56 (6.85%) SOAP
5 51 (6.23%) RESTful
6 42 (5.13%) Gherkin
7 40 (4.89%) HTML
8 37 (4.52%) REST
9 28 (3.42%) ASP.NET
10 23 (2.81%) CSS
10 23 (2.81%) JSON
11 16 (1.96%) Hibernate
11 16 (1.96%) Spring
12 14 (1.71%) J2EE
12 14 (1.71%) Oracle Fusion
13 13 (1.59%) Oracle GoldenGate
14 9 (1.10%) Ruby on Rails
15 8 (0.98%) Middleware
15 8 (0.98%) XML Messaging
16 6 (0.73%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 63 (7.70%) Computer Science
2 58 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (3.79%) Management Information System
4 25 (3.06%) Mobile App
5 19 (2.32%) User Experience
6 18 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (2.20%) Virtual Team
7 15 (1.83%) Fintech
7 15 (1.83%) N-Tier
8 11 (1.34%) Linux Command Line
9 9 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 9 (1.10%) NHS
9 9 (1.10%) Online Gambling
10 7 (0.86%) Data Centre
10 7 (0.86%) Replication
11 6 (0.73%) Life Science
12 5 (0.61%) Driving Licence
13 4 (0.49%) Equities
13 4 (0.49%) Fixed Income
13 4 (0.49%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 118 (14.43%) Windows
2 95 (11.61%) Linux
3 56 (6.85%) Unix
4 36 (4.40%) Apple iOS
5 33 (4.03%) Android
6 30 (3.67%) Windows Server
7 10 (1.22%) Solaris
8 6 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.37%) AIX
9 3 (0.37%) CentOS
9 3 (0.37%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 487 (59.54%) Agile Software Development
2 379 (46.33%) Functional Testing
3 257 (31.42%) Test Automation
4 251 (30.68%) Test Strategy
5 247 (30.20%) Test Scripting
6 179 (21.88%) BDD
7 165 (20.17%) TDD
8 160 (19.56%) Scrum
9 158 (19.32%) Software Testing
10 157 (19.19%) Performance Testing
11 153 (18.70%) User Acceptance Testing
12 152 (18.58%) Waterfall
13 146 (17.85%) Automated Testing
14 135 (16.50%) Regression Testing
15 130 (15.89%) Manual Testing
16 118 (14.43%) Test Management
17 113 (13.81%) SDLC
18 108 (13.20%) Continuous Integration
19 100 (12.22%) Automation Testing
20 83 (10.15%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 244 (29.83%) SQL
2 235 (28.73%) Java
3 197 (24.08%) C#
4 69 (8.44%) Ruby
5 68 (8.31%) C++
6 65 (7.95%) JavaScript
7 50 (6.11%) Python
8 25 (3.06%) C
9 18 (2.20%) VBScript
10 16 (1.96%) Perl
11 10 (1.22%) PL/SQL
11 10 (1.22%) Shell Script
12 9 (1.10%) XPath
13 8 (0.98%) PHP
14 7 (0.86%) Groovy
14 7 (0.86%) Objective-C
14 7 (0.86%) PowerShell
14 7 (0.86%) VB.NET
15 4 (0.49%) T-SQL
15 4 (0.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 270 (33.01%) ISTQB
2 260 (31.78%) ISEB
3 98 (11.98%) Degree
4 85 (10.39%) Security Cleared
5 59 (7.21%) DV Cleared
5 59 (7.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 26 (3.18%) SC Cleared
7 9 (1.10%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 6 (0.73%) ISEB Practitioner
9 5 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.24%) MCITP
11 2 (0.24%) MCTS
11 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.24%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.12%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.12%) PMP
12 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 295 (36.06%) QA
2 18 (2.20%) SDET
3 14 (1.71%) WAI
4 12 (1.47%) PMO
5 8 (0.98%) HL7
6 6 (0.73%) SLA
7 3 (0.37%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 23 (2.81%) Docker
2 7 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.73%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.73%) vSphere
4 4 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.12%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.12%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 56 (6.85%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (1.10%) Rancher
3 8 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.73%) CA Wily
5 5 (0.61%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 4 (0.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (0.37%) Kibana
7 3 (0.37%) logstash
7 3 (0.37%) SCCM
7 3 (0.37%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.24%) AirWatch
8 2 (0.24%) Puppet
9 1 (0.12%) Control-M
9 1 (0.12%) HP SiteScope
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle ZFS
9 1 (0.12%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 120 (14.67%) Microsoft
2 95 (11.61%) HP
3 63 (7.70%) Oracle
4 42 (5.13%) SAP
5 22 (2.69%) Atlassian
6 12 (1.47%) VMware
7 11 (1.34%) Cognizant
7 11 (1.34%) Red Hat
8 8 (0.98%) CA
8 8 (0.98%) Citrix
9 7 (0.86%) IBM
10 6 (0.73%) CA Agile Central
10 6 (0.73%) Compuware
11 5 (0.61%) Apple
12 3 (0.37%) AppDynamics
12 3 (0.37%) BMC
12 3 (0.37%) Sybase
13 2 (0.24%) Hitachi
13 2 (0.24%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (0.24%) Sun
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000 plus benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
South Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Great Package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
comparethemarket.com
Salary: Competitive + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Posted: 20 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + generous package & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum + Training + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Sky Technology Leeds
Salary: Highly competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The National Trust
Salary: £30,507 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum £42 to £52k + 7.5% bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £200 - £250 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £200 - £250 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Very Competitive Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Energon Global
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago