The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 85 91 98
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 4 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.43% 0.097% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.099% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £35,000 £26,500 £19,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.07% +37.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
- +11.88%
QA Engineer
Nottinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Nottingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
915 1010 1038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 97.44% 97.58% 98.76%
Number of salaries quoted 669 791 830
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA Engineer in the job title across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

QA Engineer
Salary Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA Engineer across the Nottingham region.

QA Engineer Salary Trend in Nottingham

QA Engineer
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Nottingham region that cited QA Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with QA Engineer in their job title.

1 13 (100.00%) QA
2 10 (76.92%) SDLC
3 8 (61.54%) ISEB
3 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (46.15%) Test Scripting
5 5 (38.46%) ISTQB
5 5 (38.46%) Finance
6 4 (30.77%) Electronic Trading
6 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
7 3 (23.08%) Test Strategy
7 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
7 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
7 3 (23.08%) Degree
7 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
7 3 (23.08%) Life Science
8 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
8 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
8 1 (7.69%) Low Latency
8 1 (7.69%) Ranorex
8 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
8 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
8 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
8 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (7.69%) C#
8 1 (7.69%) Java
8 1 (7.69%) Functional Testing

QA Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Nottingham region that cited QA Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with QA Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Ranorex
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
1 3 (23.08%) Life Science
1 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) SDLC
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) Test Scripting
4 4 (30.77%) Electronic Trading
4 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Test Strategy
6 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Functional Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Low Latency
6 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) ISEB
2 5 (38.46%) ISTQB
3 3 (23.08%) Degree
4 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (100.00%) QA
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
X4 Group
Salary: £28k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago