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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 94 89 98
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 2 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.20% 0.58% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.59% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 6
Median salary £48,750 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £30,400 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £45,000 £36,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
995 1009 1087
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 98.32% 97.21% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 810 708 898
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 20 (100.00%) QA
2 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (60.00%) Finance
3 12 (60.00%) JIRA
4 10 (50.00%) Test Scripting
5 9 (45.00%) ISEB
5 9 (45.00%) SDLC
6 8 (40.00%) Java
6 8 (40.00%) Selenium
6 8 (40.00%) ISTQB
7 6 (30.00%) C#
7 6 (30.00%) Automation Testing
8 5 (25.00%) QA Automation
8 5 (25.00%) Cucumber
8 5 (25.00%) Manual Testing
9 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
9 4 (20.00%) Defect Management
10 3 (15.00%) Ranorex
10 3 (15.00%) System Integration Testing
10 3 (15.00%) Line Management
10 3 (15.00%) BDD
10 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (15.00%) Electronic Trading
10 3 (15.00%) Integration Testing
10 3 (15.00%) CSS
10 3 (15.00%) TDD
10 3 (15.00%) HTML
10 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
11 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
11 2 (10.00%) ISEB Practitioner

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 12 (60.00%) JIRA
2 8 (40.00%) Selenium
3 5 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (15.00%) Ranorex
5 2 (10.00%) TestDirector
5 2 (10.00%) WebDriver
6 1 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (5.00%) CasperJS
6 1 (5.00%) Concordion
6 1 (5.00%) FitNesse
6 1 (5.00%) JBehave
6 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
6 1 (5.00%) JUnit
6 1 (5.00%) Maven
6 1 (5.00%) TestNG
General
1 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Electronics
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) CSS
1 3 (15.00%) HTML
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) Node.js
3 1 (5.00%) Ajax
3 1 (5.00%) Behat
3 1 (5.00%) HTML5
3 1 (5.00%) JSON
3 1 (5.00%) REST
3 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Android
1 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.00%) Unix
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 9 (45.00%) SDLC
4 6 (30.00%) Automation Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Manual Testing
5 5 (25.00%) QA Automation
6 4 (20.00%) Defect Management
6 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 3 (15.00%) BDD
7 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (15.00%) Electronic Trading
7 3 (15.00%) Integration Testing
7 3 (15.00%) Line Management
7 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
7 3 (15.00%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (15.00%) TDD
8 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Compatibility Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) Java
2 6 (30.00%) C#
3 2 (10.00%) Scala
3 2 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) C++
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) ISEB
2 8 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (10.00%) Degree
3 2 (10.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (10.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (5.00%) SAP
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