Period
to 23 July 2018

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 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 130 131
Rank change year-on-year +27 +1 +15
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 3 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.21% 0.31% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.37% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 1
Essex median annual salary £40,000 £110,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -63.64% +100.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £33,600 £51,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £44,000 £115,000 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -14.29% - +5.00%

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 1,178 1,616 1,878
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 83.31% 84.39% 88.88%
Number of salaries quoted 987 1,275 1,487
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £69,250 £65,000 £65,000
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
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing in Essex over the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

Salary histogram 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 23 July 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
Chelmsford +11 3 £40,000 -63.64% 1
Non-Functional Testing
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Essex region with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) WatiN
2 2 (66.67%) MSTest
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) SpecFlow
2 2 (66.67%) Gherkin
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Software Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Acceptance Criteria
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) NUnit
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) .NET

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MSTest
1 2 (66.67%) NUnit
1 2 (66.67%) SpecFlow
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio Team System
1 2 (66.67%) WatiN
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Tester
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (66.67%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) Acceptance Criteria
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Software Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft