Period
to 21 November 2017

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

Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
England > London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 503 613 549
Rank change year-on-year +110 -64 +15
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 356 244 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.47% 0.32% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.36% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 215 185 309
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £77,300 £91,500 £81,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 69206 68595 79293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.60% 90.64% 89.56%
Number of salaries quoted 53267 59094 66809
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £33,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £88,750 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Non-Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Non-Functional Testing in London

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Non-Functional Testing in London

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing in London over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Non-Functional Testing in London

Non-Functional Testing
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
Central London +42 79 £50,000 - 7
West London -18 12 £50,000 - 1
South London +2 6 £43,750 - 1
North London -1 1 £26,000 -38.82%
Non-Functional Testing
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 London region with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 200 (56.18%) Test Automation
2 174 (48.88%) Agile Software Development
3 173 (48.60%) Finance
4 162 (45.51%) QA
5 155 (43.54%) Functional Testing
6 93 (26.12%) Asset Management
6 93 (26.12%) Java
7 87 (24.44%) Selenium
8 85 (23.88%) Banking
9 70 (19.66%) SQL
9 70 (19.66%) Test Scripting
10 68 (19.10%) Test Strategy
10 68 (19.10%) Investment Banking
11 67 (18.82%) User Acceptance Testing
12 66 (18.54%) Acceptance Criteria
13 65 (18.26%) Wealth Management
13 65 (18.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 65 (18.26%) Murex
14 64 (17.98%) Retail Banking
15 63 (17.70%) Technical Architecture
15 63 (17.70%) Fixed Income
15 63 (17.70%) Re-Platforming
16 62 (17.42%) Service Delivery
16 62 (17.42%) Strategic Thinking
17 58 (16.29%) Performance Testing
18 57 (16.01%) Continuous Integration
19 53 (14.89%) WebDriver
20 50 (14.04%) TDD
21 46 (12.92%) BDD
22 43 (12.08%) Continuous Improvement

Non-Functional Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 17 (4.78%) Confluence
2 10 (2.81%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (1.69%) OpenStack
4 5 (1.40%) SAS
5 2 (0.56%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.28%) Liferay
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.28%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.28%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 4 (1.12%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (0.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.28%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 25 (7.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (2.25%) Endur
3 3 (0.84%) Findur
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle FAH
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.90%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (3.93%) GitHub
2 14 (3.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.40%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (1.12%) BlazeMeter
4 4 (1.12%) BrowserStack
5 3 (0.84%) SaaS
6 2 (0.56%) IBM Blueworks
6 2 (0.56%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.56%) Slack
7 1 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.84%) Internet
2 2 (0.56%) Firewall
2 2 (0.56%) FIX Connectivity
2 2 (0.56%) WebEx
3 1 (0.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (10.11%) Relational Database
2 26 (7.30%) Data Warehouse
3 24 (6.74%) Oracle ODI
4 8 (2.25%) NoSQL
5 6 (1.69%) SQL Server
6 4 (1.12%) MySQL
6 4 (1.12%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (0.84%) Big Data
8 2 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.56%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.28%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 87 (24.44%) Selenium
2 53 (14.89%) WebDriver
3 41 (11.52%) Cucumber
4 40 (11.24%) Jenkins
5 34 (9.55%) JIRA
6 32 (8.99%) HP UFT
7 29 (8.15%) Git (software)
7 29 (8.15%) JUnit
8 22 (6.18%) JMeter
8 22 (6.18%) Subversion
9 21 (5.90%) TeamCity
10 20 (5.62%) SoapUI
11 19 (5.34%) SpecFlow
12 18 (5.06%) LoadRunner
12 18 (5.06%) Rational Functional Tester
13 16 (4.49%) JBehave
14 14 (3.93%) TestNG
15 11 (3.09%) Gatling
15 11 (3.09%) Jasmine
16 10 (2.81%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 173 (48.60%) Finance
2 85 (23.88%) Banking
3 68 (19.10%) Investment Banking
4 64 (17.98%) Retail Banking
5 18 (5.06%) Law
6 17 (4.78%) Polish Language
7 16 (4.49%) Games
8 7 (1.97%) Back Office
8 7 (1.97%) Financial Institution
8 7 (1.97%) Retail
9 5 (1.40%) Marketing
10 4 (1.12%) Legal
10 4 (1.12%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.84%) Advertising
12 2 (0.56%) Front Office
12 2 (0.56%) Publishing
13 1 (0.28%) Billing
13 1 (0.28%) Electronics
13 1 (0.28%) Music Industry
13 1 (0.28%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 70 (19.66%) Analyst
2 62 (17.42%) Murex Specialist
3 41 (11.52%) Tester
4 31 (8.71%) Business Analyst
5 30 (8.43%) Developer
6 28 (7.87%) Test Analyst
7 26 (7.30%) Financial Analyst
7 26 (7.30%) QA Engineer
8 22 (6.18%) Consultant
9 21 (5.90%) Test Engineer
9 21 (5.90%) Test Leader
10 20 (5.62%) Developer in Test
10 20 (5.62%) Test Consultant
10 20 (5.62%) Test Manager
11 19 (5.34%) CRM Analyst
11 19 (5.34%) CRM Business Analyst
11 19 (5.34%) Dynamics CRM Business Analyst
11 19 (5.34%) Finance Business Analyst
12 18 (5.06%) Automation Tester
13 16 (4.49%) Principal Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (10.67%) Web Services
2 24 (6.74%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 24 (6.74%) RESTful
3 20 (5.62%) .NET
4 18 (5.06%) SOAP
5 17 (4.78%) Node.js
6 16 (4.49%) Gherkin
7 14 (3.93%) HTML
7 14 (3.93%) REST
8 12 (3.37%) CSS
9 10 (2.81%) JSON
10 7 (1.97%) WCF
11 6 (1.69%) FIX Protocol
11 6 (1.69%) SAML
11 6 (1.69%) XML
12 4 (1.12%) Elastic Stack
12 4 (1.12%) OAuth
12 4 (1.12%) Sass
12 4 (1.12%) Swagger
12 4 (1.12%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 65 (18.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 63 (17.70%) Fixed Income
3 25 (7.02%) Greenfield Project
3 25 (7.02%) Management Information System
4 22 (6.18%) Computer Science
5 19 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (3.09%) Online Gambling
7 10 (2.81%) Fintech
8 9 (2.53%) Virtual Team
9 8 (2.25%) User Experience
10 6 (1.69%) Blog
11 5 (1.40%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.84%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.84%) CMDB
12 3 (0.84%) Smart Meter
13 2 (0.56%) Cyber Defence
13 2 (0.56%) DataPower
13 2 (0.56%) Hedge funds
14 1 (0.28%) Market Risk
14 1 (0.28%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.06%) Linux
2 15 (4.21%) Unix
3 14 (3.93%) Windows
4 8 (2.25%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.69%) Android
6 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (56.18%) Test Automation
2 174 (48.88%) Agile Software Development
3 155 (43.54%) Functional Testing
4 93 (26.12%) Asset Management
5 70 (19.66%) Test Scripting
6 68 (19.10%) Test Strategy
7 67 (18.82%) User Acceptance Testing
8 66 (18.54%) Acceptance Criteria
9 65 (18.26%) Wealth Management
10 63 (17.70%) Re-Platforming
10 63 (17.70%) Technical Architecture
11 62 (17.42%) Service Delivery
11 62 (17.42%) Strategic Thinking
12 58 (16.29%) Performance Testing
13 57 (16.01%) Continuous Integration
14 50 (14.04%) TDD
15 46 (12.92%) BDD
16 43 (12.08%) Continuous Improvement
16 43 (12.08%) SDLC
16 43 (12.08%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 93 (26.12%) Java
2 70 (19.66%) SQL
3 40 (11.24%) C#
3 40 (11.24%) JavaScript
4 23 (6.46%) Python
4 23 (6.46%) Ruby
5 17 (4.78%) VBScript
6 13 (3.65%) C++
7 7 (1.97%) Groovy
8 6 (1.69%) Scala
9 5 (1.40%) C
9 5 (1.40%) Lua
9 5 (1.40%) PHP
10 4 (1.12%) Apple Swift
10 4 (1.12%) Perl
10 4 (1.12%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.56%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.28%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.28%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 34 (9.55%) Degree
2 28 (7.87%) ISEB
3 27 (7.58%) ISTQB
4 7 (1.97%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (1.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (1.97%) Master's Degree
5 6 (1.69%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.84%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.84%) ISEB Practitioner
7 3 (0.84%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.28%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 162 (45.51%) QA
2 1 (0.28%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.28%) MiFID
2 1 (0.28%) SEPA
2 1 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (1.97%) Docker
2 4 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.56%) Firmware
3 2 (0.56%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.56%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.28%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 13 (3.65%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (2.53%) Puppet
3 8 (2.25%) Ansible
3 8 (2.25%) Kibana
4 7 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (1.69%) logstash
6 3 (0.84%) CA Service Virtualization
6 3 (0.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.28%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.28%) Perfmon
7 1 (0.28%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 65 (18.26%) Murex
2 42 (11.80%) Microsoft
3 40 (11.24%) Oracle
4 15 (4.21%) HP
5 8 (2.25%) IBM
5 8 (2.25%) OpenLink
6 7 (1.97%) Atlassian
6 7 (1.97%) Bloomberg
6 7 (1.97%) Reuters
7 6 (1.69%) AppDynamics
8 5 (1.40%) Caplin
9 4 (1.12%) SOASTA, Inc
9 4 (1.12%) Splunk
10 3 (0.84%) CheckPoint
10 3 (0.84%) Dynatrace
10 3 (0.84%) Remedy
11 2 (0.56%) Calypso
11 2 (0.56%) Cognizant
11 2 (0.56%) ServiceNow
11 2 (0.56%) VMware