Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
England > North East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 - 116
Rank change year-on-year - +116 -
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 7 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.50% - 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% - 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 2
North East median annual salary £37,500 - £31,851
10th Percentile £35,250 - £29,916
90th Percentile £51,250 - £34,216
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 the North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1217 1284 1378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 87.05% 84.42% 88.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1048 1079 1186
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,175 £25,700 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £57,500
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 the North East

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

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 6 months to 23 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
Tyne and Wear - 5 £37,500 -
Durham - 2 £37,500 -
Non-Functional Testing
England

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

1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (57.14%) WebDriver
2 4 (57.14%) User Stories
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) Ranorex
2 4 (57.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 4 (57.14%) Robot Framework
2 4 (57.14%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 4 (57.14%) SDLC
2 4 (57.14%) Acceptance Criteria
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) SOAP
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) LoadRunner
2 4 (57.14%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 4 (57.14%) JMeter
2 4 (57.14%) Validation
2 4 (57.14%) Ruby
2 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
2 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
2 4 (57.14%) Selenium
2 4 (57.14%) Performance Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Test Management
2 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 4 (57.14%) Multithreading

Non-Functional Testing
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Cucumber
1 4 (57.14%) JMeter
1 4 (57.14%) LoadRunner
1 4 (57.14%) Ranorex
1 4 (57.14%) Robot Framework
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
1 4 (57.14%) SoapUI
1 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (57.14%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Software Test Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Test Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Lead Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) REST
1 4 (57.14%) SOAP
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) Apache Cordova
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 3 (42.86%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) ATDD
2 4 (57.14%) BDD
2 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL V3
2 4 (57.14%) Multithreading
2 4 (57.14%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Performance Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
2 4 (57.14%) SDLC
2 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) Test Management
2 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 4 (57.14%) Test Strategy
2 4 (57.14%) User Stories
2 4 (57.14%) Validation
2 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Ruby
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
1 4 (57.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared