Period
to 18 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 18 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 126 146
Rank change year-on-year +13 +20 -19
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 3 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.21% 0.39% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.44% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Essex median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +77.42%
10th Percentile £52,500 £48,750 £52,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £58,875 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £50,000 £54,500
% change year-on-year -25.00% -8.26% +9.00%

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 Essex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1186 1810 2270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 84.47% 89.21% 85.60%
Number of salaries quoted 985 1369 1633
Essex median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.16% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £69,350
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

Non-Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Non-Functional Testing in Essex

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Non-Functional Testing in Essex

Non-Functional Testing
Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 6 months to 18 December 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
Brentwood - 2 - -
Basildon +6 1 £55,000 -
Non-Functional Testing
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 Essex region with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Broadband
1 2 (66.67%) Firmware
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
1 2 (66.67%) Bugzilla
1 2 (66.67%) STB
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) NAS
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) Redmine
1 2 (66.67%) Trac
1 2 (66.67%) Issue Tracking
1 2 (66.67%) Defect Management
1 2 (66.67%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (33.33%) NeoLoad
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) JMeter
2 1 (33.33%) RTP
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner

Non-Functional Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Broadband
1 2 (66.67%) NAS
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (33.33%) RTP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Bugzilla
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) Redmine
1 2 (66.67%) Trac
2 1 (33.33%) JMeter
2 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
2 1 (33.33%) NeoLoad
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) STB
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) Defect Management
1 2 (66.67%) Defect Tracking
1 2 (66.67%) Issue Tracking
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM