The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 131 174
Rank change year-on-year -10 +43  
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 5 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.24% 0.39% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.45% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 5
Median salary £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +30.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £39,250 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £70,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1852 2009 2486
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 87.73% 87.20% 86.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1566 1646 1962
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Non-Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Non-Functional Testing in Hertfordshire

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Non-Functional Testing in Hertfordshire

Non-Functional Testing
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Watford -14 3 £55,000 -15.38%
Non-Functional Testing
East of England

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

1 24 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (72.41%) Finance
2 21 (72.41%) Test Automation
3 20 (68.97%) Test Strategy
3 20 (68.97%) Java
4 18 (62.07%) Integration Testing
5 17 (58.62%) JIRA
6 16 (55.17%) QA
7 15 (51.72%) Selenium
7 15 (51.72%) BDD
8 14 (48.28%) Cucumber
8 14 (48.28%) System Integration Testing
9 13 (44.83%) JUnit
9 13 (44.83%) Tomcat
9 13 (44.83%) Spring
9 13 (44.83%) Maven
9 13 (44.83%) Software Testing
9 13 (44.83%) Hibernate
9 13 (44.83%) Scrum
9 13 (44.83%) Gherkin
9 13 (44.83%) WebDriver
10 12 (41.38%) RESTful
10 12 (41.38%) Kanban
10 12 (41.38%) Git (software)
10 12 (41.38%) SoapUI
11 11 (37.93%) ATDD
11 11 (37.93%) Open Source
11 11 (37.93%) Confluence
11 11 (37.93%) JBehave
11 11 (37.93%) Continuous Delivery

Non-Functional Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 13 (44.83%) Tomcat
2 11 (37.93%) Confluence
3 4 (13.79%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.45%) Apache
4 1 (3.45%) Drupal
4 1 (3.45%) JBoss
4 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) HTTP
1 1 (3.45%) HTTPS
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 17 (58.62%) JIRA
2 15 (51.72%) Selenium
3 14 (48.28%) Cucumber
4 13 (44.83%) JUnit
4 13 (44.83%) Maven
4 13 (44.83%) WebDriver
5 12 (41.38%) Git (software)
5 12 (41.38%) SoapUI
6 11 (37.93%) JBehave
7 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
7 6 (20.69%) LoadRunner
8 4 (13.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (13.79%) ClearQuest
8 4 (13.79%) FitNesse
8 4 (13.79%) Mockito
8 4 (13.79%) Moq
8 4 (13.79%) Robot Framework
8 4 (13.79%) TeamCity
9 1 (3.45%) Hudson
9 1 (3.45%) SpecFlow
General
1 21 (72.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Analyst
1 14 (48.28%) Test Analyst
2 13 (44.83%) Test Manager
3 5 (17.24%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Agile Test Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) QA Manager
5 3 (10.34%) QA Test Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Agile Test Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Test Automation Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Automation Test Lead
7 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Performance Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) QA Leader
7 1 (3.45%) Software QA Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Test Strategy Manager
7 1 (3.45%) UAT Lead
7 1 (3.45%) UAT Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) Gherkin
1 13 (44.83%) Hibernate
1 13 (44.83%) Spring
2 12 (41.38%) RESTful
3 1 (3.45%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.90%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Unix
2 1 (3.45%) AIX
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (72.41%) Test Automation
3 20 (68.97%) Test Strategy
4 18 (62.07%) Integration Testing
5 15 (51.72%) BDD
6 14 (48.28%) System Integration Testing
7 13 (44.83%) Scrum
7 13 (44.83%) Software Testing
8 12 (41.38%) Kanban
9 11 (37.93%) ATDD
9 11 (37.93%) Continuous Delivery
9 11 (37.93%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (37.93%) Open Source
9 11 (37.93%) Regression Testing
9 11 (37.93%) TDD
10 10 (34.48%) Waterfall
11 9 (31.03%) Functional Testing
12 8 (27.59%) High Availability
12 8 (27.59%) Manual Testing
13 7 (24.14%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) Java
2 6 (20.69%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) AWK
3 1 (3.45%) Perl
3 1 (3.45%) PHP
3 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
1 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (55.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Atlassian
2 5 (17.24%) HP
3 1 (3.45%) IBM
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle