Period
to 20 July 2018

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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 178 146 181
Rank change year-on-year -32 +35 -7
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 7 26 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.23% 0.93% 0.094%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 1.04% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 2
Oxfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +36.00% -30.56%
10th Percentile £30,900 £32,500 £27,875
90th Percentile £50,000 £48,750 £33,625
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year +12.50% -7.51% +1.76%

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 2,785 2,505 2,847
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 90.89% 89.72% 89.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2,487 2,116 2,320
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +9.20%
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,500 £26,975
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 July 2018.

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 July 2018. 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
Abingdon -9 3 - - 1
Oxford -46 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Non-Functional Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (71.43%) Mathematics
2 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 5 (71.43%) Load Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Security Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
2 5 (71.43%) Regression Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Analytics
4 3 (42.86%) Data Science
4 3 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (42.86%) Life Science
5 2 (28.57%) Open Source
5 2 (28.57%) BDD
5 2 (28.57%) QA
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) JIRA
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) Pair Programming
5 2 (28.57%) Cloud Native
5 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
5 2 (28.57%) Microservices
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Selenium

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:

Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 2 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Test Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Automation Tester
2 3 (42.86%) Software Test Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Tester
3 2 (28.57%) Software Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate Automation Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate Test Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate Tester
4 1 (14.29%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) QA Automation Tester
4 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) QA Test Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) QA Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Security Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Software Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Test Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 3 (42.86%) Life Science
3 2 (28.57%) Cloud Native
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (71.43%) Load Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Mathematics
2 5 (71.43%) Regression Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Security Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
3 4 (57.14%) Analytics
4 3 (42.86%) Data Science
4 3 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) BDD
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (28.57%) Microservices
5 2 (28.57%) Open Source
5 2 (28.57%) Pair Programming
5 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
6 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA