The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 52 28 57
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +29
Permanent jobs citing QA 42 65 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 4.40% 7.38% 3.42%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 55.26% 48.15% 37.63%
Number of salaries quoted 28 43 28
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £25,850
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £41,674 £44,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Nottingham region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
76 135 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 7.97% 15.32% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 56 84 56
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Nottingham region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

QA
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

QA Salary Trend in Nottingham

QA
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

QA Salary Histogram in Nottingham

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing QA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Nottingham region with a requirement for QA.

1 62 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (29.68%) Automated Testing
2 46 (29.68%) Software Engineering
3 40 (25.81%) SQL
4 35 (22.58%) SDLC
5 34 (21.94%) Test Automation
5 34 (21.94%) C#
6 31 (20.00%) Java
6 31 (20.00%) Selenium
7 30 (19.35%) Finance
8 29 (18.71%) Degree
8 29 (18.71%) Automation Testing
9 26 (16.77%) DevOps
10 25 (16.13%) Line Management
11 21 (13.55%) Cucumber
12 20 (12.90%) SQL Server
13 18 (11.61%) Project Management
14 17 (10.97%) ISTQB
14 17 (10.97%) Release Management
14 17 (10.97%) Scrum
14 17 (10.97%) .NET
14 17 (10.97%) JavaScript
14 17 (10.97%) Oracle
14 17 (10.97%) Functional Testing
15 16 (10.32%) Software Delivery
15 16 (10.32%) Python
16 15 (9.68%) ISEB
16 15 (9.68%) Test Scripting
16 15 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (9.68%) Mentoring

QA
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 4 (2.58%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.94%) JBoss
3 2 (1.29%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (1.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.29%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (1.29%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (1.29%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (1.29%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (1.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.87%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (3.87%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (3.87%) IaaS
1 6 (3.87%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (3.87%) PaaS
2 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.52%) Internet
2 3 (1.94%) Extranet
2 3 (1.94%) Intranet
3 1 (0.65%) MRTG
3 1 (0.65%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.16%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (5.16%) MySQL
2 8 (5.16%) Power BI
2 8 (5.16%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (5.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (3.87%) DB2
4 3 (1.94%) Big Data
5 1 (0.65%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 1 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.65%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 31 (20.00%) Selenium
2 21 (13.55%) Cucumber
3 12 (7.74%) JIRA
4 9 (5.81%) Calabash
5 7 (4.52%) Ranorex
6 6 (3.87%) Git (software)
6 6 (3.87%) SoapUI
6 6 (3.87%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (3.87%) Visual Studio
7 5 (3.23%) SpecFlow
7 5 (3.23%) WebDriver
8 4 (2.58%) Appium
8 4 (2.58%) Jenkins
8 4 (2.58%) TestDirector
9 3 (1.94%) Subversion
10 2 (1.29%) HP UFT
10 2 (1.29%) Jasmine
10 2 (1.29%) JMeter
10 2 (1.29%) Mocha
10 2 (1.29%) TestComplete
General
1 30 (19.35%) Finance
2 13 (8.39%) Publishing
3 10 (6.45%) Retail
4 8 (5.16%) Back Office
4 8 (5.16%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.87%) Banking
6 4 (2.58%) Marketing
7 2 (1.29%) Billing
7 2 (1.29%) Electronics
7 2 (1.29%) Local Government
7 2 (1.29%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.65%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 33 (21.29%) Analyst
2 19 (12.26%) Tester
3 18 (11.61%) QA Engineer
3 18 (11.61%) Test Analyst
4 16 (10.32%) Developer
5 12 (7.74%) QA Analyst
6 11 (7.10%) QA Leader
7 10 (6.45%) Architect
7 10 (6.45%) Automation Tester
7 10 (6.45%) QA Automation Engineer
8 9 (5.81%) Automation Engineer
8 9 (5.81%) Automation Test Lead
9 8 (5.16%) ETL Developer
9 8 (5.16%) QA Tester
9 8 (5.16%) Senior Developer
9 8 (5.16%) Senior ETL Developer
9 8 (5.16%) Senior SQL Developer
9 8 (5.16%) Senior SQL Server Developer
9 8 (5.16%) SQL Developer
9 8 (5.16%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.97%) .NET
2 9 (5.81%) HTML
2 9 (5.81%) Node.js
3 7 (4.52%) Gherkin
3 7 (4.52%) Web Services
4 6 (3.87%) XML
5 5 (3.23%) AngularJS
5 5 (3.23%) ASP.NET
5 5 (3.23%) CSS
6 3 (1.94%) .NET Framework
6 3 (1.94%) Apache Axis
6 3 (1.94%) EJB
6 3 (1.94%) GWT
6 3 (1.94%) J2EE
6 3 (1.94%) Java EE
6 3 (1.94%) JDBC
6 3 (1.94%) JSF
6 3 (1.94%) JSP
6 3 (1.94%) SOAP
6 3 (1.94%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.03%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.74%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.16%) Data Centre
3 8 (5.16%) Data Integration
3 8 (5.16%) Mathematics
3 8 (5.16%) NHS
4 7 (4.52%) CESG
5 6 (3.87%) CMDB
6 4 (2.58%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.94%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.94%) User Experience
8 2 (1.29%) Fintech
8 2 (1.29%) VLE
9 1 (0.65%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.03%) Unix
2 11 (7.10%) Linux
3 8 (5.16%) Windows
4 3 (1.94%) Android
4 3 (1.94%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.65%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (29.68%) Automated Testing
2 46 (29.68%) Software Engineering
3 35 (22.58%) SDLC
4 34 (21.94%) Test Automation
5 29 (18.71%) Automation Testing
6 26 (16.77%) DevOps
7 25 (16.13%) Line Management
8 18 (11.61%) Project Management
9 17 (10.97%) Functional Testing
9 17 (10.97%) Release Management
9 17 (10.97%) Scrum
10 16 (10.32%) Software Delivery
11 15 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (9.68%) Mentoring
11 15 (9.68%) Test Scripting
12 14 (9.03%) Integration Testing
12 14 (9.03%) TDD
13 13 (8.39%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (7.74%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (25.81%) SQL
2 34 (21.94%) C#
3 31 (20.00%) Java
4 17 (10.97%) JavaScript
5 16 (10.32%) Python
6 14 (9.03%) C++
6 14 (9.03%) Ruby
7 13 (8.39%) C
8 11 (7.10%) Perl
9 9 (5.81%) Shell Script
10 8 (5.16%) T-SQL
11 7 (4.52%) PHP
12 6 (3.87%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.94%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 29 (18.71%) Degree
2 17 (10.97%) ISTQB
3 15 (9.68%) ISEB
4 7 (4.52%) CEH
4 7 (4.52%) CREST Certified
4 7 (4.52%) OSCP
4 7 (4.52%) OSWP
5 6 (3.87%) PMI Certification
5 6 (3.87%) PMP
6 4 (2.58%) ISEB Practitioner
6 4 (2.58%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 4 (2.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (1.94%) APMP
8 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.94%) SLA
2 2 (1.29%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.29%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.65%) SDET
3 1 (0.65%) SEPA
System Software
1 7 (4.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.87%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.65%) KVM
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (3.87%) HP Quality Center
1 6 (3.87%) SCVMM
2 1 (0.65%) Ganglia
2 1 (0.65%) Nagios
2 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (0.65%) yum
Vendors
1 17 (10.97%) Oracle
2 9 (5.81%) HP
3 7 (4.52%) EMC
3 7 (4.52%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.52%) NetApp
3 7 (4.52%) VMware
4 6 (3.87%) BMC
4 6 (3.87%) CheckPoint
4 6 (3.87%) Cisco
4 6 (3.87%) Citrix
4 6 (3.87%) IBM
4 6 (3.87%) Juniper
5 3 (1.94%) SAP
6 2 (1.29%) Facebook
6 2 (1.29%) Google
6 2 (1.29%) Twitter
7 1 (0.65%) FXall
7 1 (0.65%) Red Hat
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