The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
England / North East
Rank 72 75 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 -  
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.32% 0.31% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Median salary £35,000 £33,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  

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 the North East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 548 573 615
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 86.85% 89.81% 86.62%
Number of salaries quoted 503 488 531
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £61,215 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Non-Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Non-Functional Testing in the North East

Non-Functional Testing
Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 22 March 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
Durham - 2 £35,000 -
Non-Functional Testing
England

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 North East region with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) RSpec
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) PhantomJS
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) OAuth2
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Secure Coding
3 1 (25.00%) Cognitive Psychology
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) SAML
3 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) REST

Non-Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) PhantomJS
2 2 (50.00%) RSpec
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) OAuth2
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) SAML
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Cognitive Psychology
3 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Psychology
3 1 (25.00%) Secure Coding
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB