Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 154 168 169
Rank change year-on-year +14 +1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 19 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.63% 0.28% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.31% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 13
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.51% +5.63% -15.79%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,550 £36,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £53,825 £43,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2656 2564 2948
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 88.27% 88.57% 87.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2187 2050 2385
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,705
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.96% +9.26%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Non-Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Non-Functional Testing in Oxfordshire

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Non-Functional Testing in Oxfordshire

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Non-Functional Testing in Oxfordshire

Non-Functional Testing
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
Oxford +5 10 £45,000 +9.76%
Abingdon +13 7 - - 1
Non-Functional Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 19 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 13 (68.42%) Functional Testing
3 12 (63.16%) QA
4 10 (52.63%) Windows
4 10 (52.63%) Test Scripting
5 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (47.37%) Software Testing
5 9 (47.37%) Linux
6 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
7 6 (31.58%) Load Testing
7 6 (31.58%) Security Testing
7 6 (31.58%) Integration Testing
7 6 (31.58%) Selenium
7 6 (31.58%) Mathematics
7 6 (31.58%) Regression Testing
7 6 (31.58%) Analytics
7 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (26.32%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 5 (26.32%) Threat Detection
8 5 (26.32%) Acceptance Criteria
8 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (26.32%) Sophos
8 5 (26.32%) Manual Testing
8 5 (26.32%) System Testing
9 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
9 4 (21.05%) Life Science
9 4 (21.05%) Ruby
9 4 (21.05%) JIRA
9 4 (21.05%) C++

Non-Functional Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) NetSuite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Selenium
2 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
2 4 (21.05%) JIRA
3 3 (15.79%) LoadRunner
4 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
4 2 (10.53%) JMeter
4 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
5 1 (5.26%) eCATT
5 1 (5.26%) HP UFT
General
1 2 (10.53%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Test Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) QA Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Test Automation Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) Analyst
4 5 (26.32%) Product Analyst
4 5 (26.32%) QA Analyst
4 5 (26.32%) Software Test Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Systems Test Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Automation Tester
6 2 (10.53%) JIRA Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) QA Automation Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) QA Automation Tester
6 2 (10.53%) QA Test Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) QA Tester
6 2 (10.53%) Security Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Security Tester
6 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
2 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (21.05%) Algorithms
4 4 (21.05%) Life Science
5 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 13 (68.42%) Functional Testing
3 10 (52.63%) Test Scripting
4 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (47.37%) Software Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Analytics
5 6 (31.58%) Integration Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Load Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Mathematics
5 6 (31.58%) Regression Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Security Testing
6 5 (26.32%) Acceptance Criteria
6 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (26.32%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 5 (26.32%) Manual Testing
6 5 (26.32%) System Testing
6 5 (26.32%) Threat Detection
7 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
8 2 (10.53%) Scrum
8 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
1 4 (21.05%) C++
1 4 (21.05%) Python
1 4 (21.05%) Ruby
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (63.16%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Sophos
2 1 (5.26%) HP
2 1 (5.26%) Infor
2 1 (5.26%) JDA
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) RedPrairie
2 1 (5.26%) SAP