The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Nottingham region that had QA Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Engineer
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 81 82 93
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 8 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.86% 0.44% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 0.45% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 2
Median salary £51,250 £33,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+55.30% +11.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,400 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £34,600 £31,900
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
901 885 967
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 97.30% 97.47% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 764 652 767
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Nottingham region that featured QA Engineer in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Engineer across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

QA Engineer Salary Histogram in Nottingham

QA Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, QA Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Nottingham region featuring QA Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (100.00%) QA
2 8 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 7 (43.75%) Java
3 7 (43.75%) Finance
4 6 (37.50%) Automation Testing
5 5 (31.25%) SDLC
5 5 (31.25%) JIRA
5 5 (31.25%) .NET
6 4 (25.00%) SQL
6 4 (25.00%) Project Management
6 4 (25.00%) Manual Testing
6 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 4 (25.00%) Selenium
6 4 (25.00%) Cucumber
6 4 (25.00%) Functional Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Defect Management
7 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (18.75%) Open Source
7 3 (18.75%) ISEB
7 3 (18.75%) C#
7 3 (18.75%) Perl
7 3 (18.75%) Python
7 3 (18.75%) TDD
7 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
7 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
7 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
7 3 (18.75%) Big Data
8 2 (12.50%) Ruby
8 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing

QA Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Big Data
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) JIRA
2 4 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (25.00%) Selenium
3 2 (12.50%) Ranorex
4 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 1 (6.25%) Maven
4 1 (6.25%) TestDirector
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 2 (12.50%) Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Electronics
4 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Android
1 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (37.50%) Automation Testing
4 5 (31.25%) SDLC
5 4 (25.00%) Functional Testing
5 4 (25.00%) Manual Testing
5 4 (25.00%) Project Management
5 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (18.75%) Defect Management
6 3 (18.75%) Open Source
6 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
6 3 (18.75%) TDD
7 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
7 2 (12.50%) Line Management
7 2 (12.50%) QA Automation
7 2 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
7 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) C#
3 3 (18.75%) Perl
3 3 (18.75%) Python
4 2 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) ISEB
1 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) SAP