Period
to 22 May 2018

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 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 107 116
Rank change year-on-year -4 +9 -3
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 14 48 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.91% 2.67% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 2.86% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 26 39 30
Gloucestershire median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.13% -11.11% +36.36%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £36,750
90th Percentile £73,125 £51,250 £61,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +18.06%

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 1,399 1,678 1,806
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 91.08% 93.27% 89.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1,142 1,373 1,196
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +8.43%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £64,875 £63,750 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +1.27%

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 22 May 2018.

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 22 May 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
Cirencester +19 8 £40,000 -27.27%
Gloucester -15 7 £40,000 -
Non-Functional Testing
South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 12 (85.71%) Test Strategy
3 8 (57.14%) Functional Testing
3 8 (57.14%) Test Scripting
4 7 (50.00%) Test Management
4 7 (50.00%) Selenium
5 6 (42.86%) ISTQB
5 6 (42.86%) ISEB
6 5 (35.71%) Java
6 5 (35.71%) Software Testing
6 5 (35.71%) Maven
6 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (35.71%) Cucumber
6 5 (35.71%) BDD
6 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
6 5 (35.71%) Coaching
6 5 (35.71%) People Management
6 5 (35.71%) Virtual Team
7 3 (21.43%) WebDriver
7 3 (21.43%) Acceptance Criteria
7 3 (21.43%) GitLab
7 3 (21.43%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (21.43%) SDLC
7 3 (21.43%) Gherkin
7 3 (21.43%) Agile Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (21.43%) Gradle
7 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) Apache
1 2 (14.29%) IIS
1 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Google App Engine
1 1 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Selenium
2 5 (35.71%) Cucumber
2 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
2 5 (35.71%) Maven
3 3 (21.43%) GitLab
3 3 (21.43%) Gradle
3 3 (21.43%) WebDriver
4 2 (14.29%) Ant
4 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
4 2 (14.29%) HP UFT
4 2 (14.29%) JIRA
4 2 (14.29%) JUnit
4 2 (14.29%) SoapUI
4 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 1 (7.14%) JMeter
5 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Test Manager
2 5 (35.71%) Programme Manager
2 5 (35.71%) Programme Test Manager
2 5 (35.71%) Test Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Test Programme Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Automation Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Grid Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Head of Test
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Gherkin
1 3 (21.43%) Web Services
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) CSS
2 2 (14.29%) J2EE
2 2 (14.29%) jQuery
2 2 (14.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Virtual Team
2 1 (7.14%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Unix
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 12 (85.71%) Test Strategy
3 8 (57.14%) Functional Testing
3 8 (57.14%) Test Scripting
4 7 (50.00%) Test Management
5 5 (35.71%) BDD
5 5 (35.71%) Coaching
5 5 (35.71%) People Management
5 5 (35.71%) Software Testing
5 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Acceptance Criteria
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
6 3 (21.43%) SDLC
6 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (21.43%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) C#
2 3 (21.43%) C++
2 3 (21.43%) Python
2 3 (21.43%) Ruby
3 2 (14.29%) Groovy
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) Jython
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) ISEB
1 6 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) CA Service Virtualization
1 2 (14.29%) HP ALM
2 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) HP
2 2 (14.29%) CA
3 1 (7.14%) Google