Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 101 106 130
Rank change year-on-year +5 +24 -4
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 13 27 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.91% 1.91% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 2.09% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 13 55 36
Gloucestershire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +25.00% -6.43%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £57,000 £56,250 £52,500
South West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +23.29% -14.12%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,295 1,290 2,078
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 90.24% 91.17% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 952 1,061 1,714
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

Non-Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Non-Functional Testing in Gloucestershire

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Non-Functional Testing in Gloucestershire

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Non-Functional Testing in Gloucestershire

Non-Functional Testing
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 21 January 2019. 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
Gloucester -4 7 £55,000 +7.32%
Cheltenham +10 5 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Non-Functional Testing
South West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 7 (53.85%) Selenium
1 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
1 7 (53.85%) Test Automation
1 7 (53.85%) Cucumber
2 6 (46.15%) Functional Testing
2 6 (46.15%) ISTQB
2 6 (46.15%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) C++
2 6 (46.15%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) ISEB
2 6 (46.15%) LoadRunner
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) DV Cleared
3 5 (38.46%) Scenario Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) JDBC
3 5 (38.46%) JIRA
3 5 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Performance Testing
3 5 (38.46%) User Stories
4 4 (30.77%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
6 1 (7.69%) Ruby
6 1 (7.69%) JMeter
6 1 (7.69%) Windows
6 1 (7.69%) Linux
6 1 (7.69%) Python

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

Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Cucumber
1 7 (53.85%) Selenium
2 6 (46.15%) LoadRunner
3 5 (38.46%) JIRA
4 1 (7.69%) JMeter
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Test Manager
1 6 (46.15%) Tester
2 3 (23.08%) Automation Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Security Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) JDBC
2 1 (7.69%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Test Automation
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Functional Testing
2 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (38.46%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Performance Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Scenario Testing
3 5 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (38.46%) User Stories
4 4 (30.77%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
6 1 (7.69%) Exploratory Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Software Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) C#
1 6 (46.15%) C++
1 6 (46.15%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 6 (46.15%) DV Cleared
2 6 (46.15%) ISEB
2 6 (46.15%) ISTQB
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) HP