The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 528 505 452
Rank change year-on-year -23 -53  
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 373 483 685
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.42% 0.50% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.56% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 254 410 510
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,525 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 80257 86320 97586
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.74% 88.92% 88.04%
Number of salaries quoted 64749 72153 79773
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Non-Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Non-Functional Testing in the UK

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Non-Functional Testing in the UK

Non-Functional Testing
Top 30 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 26 June 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
England -45 352 £42,500 -5.55% 55
London +26 168 £55,000 -16.03% 24
South East +64 65 £42,500 - 9
South West -1 51 £40,000 -5.88% 4
City of London +40 30 £56,250 +12.50% 12
Berkshire +29 25 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Somerset +8 20 £39,250 +20.76%
North West -38 19 £37,500 -9.09% 7
Surrey +25 18 £36,000 +2.85% 1
Yorkshire -61 16 £31,500 -17.10% 7
Reading +34 15 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Manchester -37 15 £37,500 -9.09% 4
West Yorkshire -21 14 £31,500 -21.25% 7
Bath - 14 £42,500 -
Gloucestershire -9 13 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Leeds -4 12 £31,500 -30.00% 7
Bristol -12 12 £34,000 -20.00%
East of England -27 12 £52,500 - 1
Oxfordshire +19 11 £45,000 +50.00% 2
West Midlands -16 11 £50,000 +28.56%
Oxford - 11 £45,000 - 2
Gloucester +10 10 £40,000 -23.80% 3
Bracknell +20 9 £50,000 +11.11%
Scotland +2 9 £49,750 -0.50% 5
Birmingham -8 9 £50,000 +22.86%
Belfast - 9 £55,000 - 2
Northern Ireland - 9 £55,000 - 2
County Antrim - 9 £55,000 - 2
Walton-on-Thames +35 8 £35,500 +12.69%
East Midlands +23 8 £36,000 -40.00% 2

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 599 (71.14%) Test Automation
2 481 (57.13%) Agile Software Development
3 405 (48.10%) Functional Testing
4 339 (40.26%) QA
5 319 (37.89%) Selenium
6 286 (33.97%) ISTQB
7 284 (33.73%) Java
8 282 (33.49%) Test Scripting
9 272 (32.30%) Finance
10 270 (32.07%) Test Strategy
11 260 (30.88%) ISEB
12 248 (29.45%) SQL
13 200 (23.75%) Cucumber
14 183 (21.73%) User Acceptance Testing
15 177 (21.02%) C#
16 162 (19.24%) Software Testing
17 158 (18.76%) BDD
18 157 (18.65%) Scrum
19 144 (17.10%) Windows
20 140 (16.63%) Performance Testing
21 137 (16.27%) JIRA
22 135 (16.03%) LoadRunner
22 135 (16.03%) Waterfall
23 131 (15.56%) Regression Testing
24 123 (14.61%) JMeter
25 118 (14.01%) Test Management
25 118 (14.01%) SDLC
26 116 (13.78%) Manual Testing
27 112 (13.30%) Linux
28 108 (12.83%) Continuous Integration

Non-Functional Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 29 (3.44%) Tomcat
2 28 (3.33%) Confluence
3 19 (2.26%) WebLogic
4 11 (1.31%) Apache
5 9 (1.07%) JBoss
6 6 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (0.59%) WebLogic Portal
8 4 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (0.48%) Liferay
8 4 (0.48%) MQSeries
8 4 (0.48%) Oracle Service Bus
9 3 (0.36%) CMS
10 1 (0.12%) Drupal
10 1 (0.12%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.12%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.12%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 17 (2.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (1.78%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (0.71%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.36%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
1 9 (1.07%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.48%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.36%) Oracle FAH
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (0.12%) FastStats
6 1 (0.12%) Magento
6 1 (0.12%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.12%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 23 (2.73%) SaaS
2 22 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.59%) GitHub
5 4 (0.48%) BrowserStack
5 4 (0.48%) Sauce Labs
6 1 (0.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.12%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.12%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.49%) HTTP
2 15 (1.78%) VoIP
3 8 (0.95%) Internet
4 6 (0.71%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.59%) Firewall
5 5 (0.59%) SSH
6 3 (0.36%) Wireless
7 2 (0.24%) 802.11
7 2 (0.24%) DNS
7 2 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.12%) FTP
8 1 (0.12%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.12%) LAN
8 1 (0.12%) Network Security
8 1 (0.12%) SMS
8 1 (0.12%) SSL
8 1 (0.12%) WAN
8 1 (0.12%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (6.53%) SQL Server
2 54 (6.41%) Relational Database
3 38 (4.51%) Data Warehouse
4 27 (3.21%) Oracle ODI
5 17 (2.02%) MySQL
6 14 (1.66%) RDBMS
7 10 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (0.95%) NoSQL
8 8 (0.95%) Oracle Database
8 8 (0.95%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (0.59%) DB2
11 4 (0.48%) MongoDB
11 4 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.36%) Big Data
12 3 (0.36%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (0.36%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 3 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.36%) OLTP
12 3 (0.36%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 319 (37.89%) Selenium
2 200 (23.75%) Cucumber
3 137 (16.27%) JIRA
4 135 (16.03%) LoadRunner
5 123 (14.61%) JMeter
6 93 (11.05%) HP UFT
6 93 (11.05%) SoapUI
7 80 (9.50%) WebDriver
8 68 (8.08%) JUnit
9 67 (7.96%) Team Foundation Server
10 64 (7.60%) Jenkins
11 60 (7.13%) SpecFlow
12 43 (5.11%) Git (software)
13 37 (4.39%) Visual Studio
14 35 (4.16%) TeamCity
15 34 (4.04%) TestNG
16 33 (3.92%) JBehave
17 28 (3.33%) Subversion
18 25 (2.97%) Maven
19 22 (2.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 272 (32.30%) Finance
2 93 (11.05%) Retail
3 66 (7.84%) Banking
4 38 (4.51%) Legal
5 34 (4.04%) Law
6 30 (3.56%) Investment Banking
7 26 (3.09%) Retail Banking
7 26 (3.09%) Telecoms
8 24 (2.85%) Automotive
9 20 (2.38%) Polish Language
10 18 (2.14%) Games
11 15 (1.78%) Aerospace
11 15 (1.78%) Marketing
12 10 (1.19%) Electronics
13 9 (1.07%) Manufacturing
14 8 (0.95%) Advertising
14 8 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
15 7 (0.83%) Back Office
15 7 (0.83%) Publishing
16 4 (0.48%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 215 (25.53%) Analyst
2 185 (21.97%) Test Analyst
3 162 (19.24%) Test Engineer
4 146 (17.34%) Tester
5 100 (11.88%) Test Automation Engineer
6 79 (9.38%) Test Leader
7 77 (9.14%) Test Manager
8 72 (8.55%) QA Engineer
9 41 (4.87%) Automation Tester
10 38 (4.51%) Automation Test Analyst
11 37 (4.39%) QA Analyst
11 37 (4.39%) QA Test Engineer
12 33 (3.92%) QA Tester
13 31 (3.68%) Software Analyst
14 30 (3.56%) Developer
14 30 (3.56%) Senior Tester
14 30 (3.56%) Software Test Analyst
15 28 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
16 27 (3.21%) QA Automation Engineer
17 26 (3.09%) Automation Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (7.36%) .NET
2 55 (6.53%) Web Services
3 53 (6.29%) XML
4 50 (5.94%) SOAP
5 46 (5.46%) Gherkin
6 43 (5.11%) RESTful
7 31 (3.68%) REST
8 25 (2.97%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 21 (2.49%) HTML
9 21 (2.49%) JSON
10 17 (2.02%) ASP.NET
11 16 (1.90%) J2EE
12 15 (1.78%) Hibernate
12 15 (1.78%) Spring
13 13 (1.54%) CSS
14 10 (1.19%) Middleware
14 10 (1.19%) Oracle Fusion
15 5 (0.59%) Ruby on Rails
15 5 (0.59%) SAML
15 5 (0.59%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 71 (8.43%) Computer Science
2 65 (7.72%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (4.51%) Management Information System
4 37 (4.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 31 (3.68%) Fixed Income
6 26 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
7 19 (2.26%) Fintech
8 17 (2.02%) Derivative
9 15 (1.78%) User Experience
10 14 (1.66%) Credit Derivative
11 13 (1.54%) Cyber Defence
11 13 (1.54%) Mobile App
11 13 (1.54%) Virtual Team
12 11 (1.31%) Online Gambling
13 9 (1.07%) N-Tier
14 8 (0.95%) Algorithms
14 8 (0.95%) Data Centre
14 8 (0.95%) Replication
15 7 (0.83%) Greenfield Project
15 7 (0.83%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 144 (17.10%) Windows
2 112 (13.30%) Linux
3 77 (9.14%) Unix
4 20 (2.38%) Android
4 20 (2.38%) Apple iOS
5 16 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (1.78%) Solaris
7 13 (1.54%) Windows Server
8 5 (0.59%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.24%) AIX
9 2 (0.24%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 599 (71.14%) Test Automation
2 481 (57.13%) Agile Software Development
3 405 (48.10%) Functional Testing
4 282 (33.49%) Test Scripting
5 270 (32.07%) Test Strategy
6 183 (21.73%) User Acceptance Testing
7 162 (19.24%) Software Testing
8 158 (18.76%) BDD
9 157 (18.65%) Scrum
10 140 (16.63%) Performance Testing
11 135 (16.03%) Waterfall
12 131 (15.56%) Regression Testing
13 118 (14.01%) SDLC
13 118 (14.01%) Test Management
14 116 (13.78%) Manual Testing
15 108 (12.83%) Continuous Integration
15 108 (12.83%) TDD
16 84 (9.98%) Scenario Testing
17 77 (9.14%) User Stories
18 76 (9.03%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 284 (33.73%) Java
2 248 (29.45%) SQL
3 177 (21.02%) C#
4 86 (10.21%) C++
5 80 (9.50%) Ruby
6 68 (8.08%) Python
7 53 (6.29%) JavaScript
8 43 (5.11%) C
9 31 (3.68%) PL/SQL
10 27 (3.21%) Perl
11 22 (2.61%) VBScript
12 20 (2.38%) Shell Script
13 12 (1.43%) PHP
14 11 (1.31%) Bash Shell
15 10 (1.19%) VB
16 7 (0.83%) VB.NET
17 6 (0.71%) Scala
17 6 (0.71%) XPath
18 5 (0.59%) Groovy
19 3 (0.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 286 (33.97%) ISTQB
2 260 (30.88%) ISEB
3 106 (12.59%) Degree
4 101 (12.00%) Security Cleared
5 72 (8.55%) DV Cleared
6 63 (7.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 28 (3.33%) SC Cleared
8 26 (3.09%) Computer Science Degree
9 7 (0.83%) Numerate Degree
10 4 (0.48%) ISEB Practitioner
10 4 (0.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 4 (0.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.24%) Master's Degree
12 2 (0.24%) MCP
12 2 (0.24%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.24%) PMP
13 1 (0.12%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 339 (40.26%) QA
2 20 (2.38%) PMO
3 8 (0.95%) HL7
3 8 (0.95%) SLA
3 8 (0.95%) WAI
4 5 (0.59%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 16 (1.90%) Docker
2 7 (0.83%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 5 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.36%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.36%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.12%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.12%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 61 (7.24%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (1.19%) Tivoli
3 9 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.83%) CA Wily
5 6 (0.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 6 (0.71%) Puppet
6 5 (0.59%) logstash
6 5 (0.59%) Rancher
7 4 (0.48%) Ansible
7 4 (0.48%) WebSphere Cast Iron
8 2 (0.24%) CA Service Virtualization
8 2 (0.24%) Kibana
9 1 (0.12%) Cobbler
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle ZFS
9 1 (0.12%) Perfmon
9 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (0.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 100 (11.88%) Microsoft
2 92 (10.93%) HP
3 87 (10.33%) Oracle
4 40 (4.75%) SAP
5 27 (3.21%) Murex
6 18 (2.14%) Atlassian
6 18 (2.14%) Red Hat
7 12 (1.43%) IBM
8 11 (1.31%) CA Agile Central
8 11 (1.31%) Cognizant
9 10 (1.19%) VMware
10 9 (1.07%) CA
10 9 (1.07%) Dynatrace
11 7 (0.83%) Compuware
12 4 (0.48%) AppDynamics
13 3 (0.36%) BMC
13 3 (0.36%) Hyperion
13 3 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
14 2 (0.24%) Sage
14 2 (0.24%) Sybase
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Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 80000 per year
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Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 80000 per year
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City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 80000 per year
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Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 80000 per year
Posted: 5 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 80000 per year
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus, 26 days holiday, Pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
UK
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
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Salary: £0.00 per annum
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £52,000- £92,000 plus an incredible package
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Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
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Belfast, County Antrim
ANSON MCCADE
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City, London
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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North West London
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Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
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City, London
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Farnborough, Hampshire
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Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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London
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
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City, London
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Salary: £52,000- £94,000 plus an incredible package
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Northampton, Northamptonshire
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