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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 43 42 50
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs citing QA 43 51 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 4.80% 5.35% 4.30%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 60.56% 42.50% 40.18%
Number of salaries quoted 30 28 34
Median salary £50,000 £36,250 £34,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% +4.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,650 £25,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £45,000 £60,000
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 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
71 120 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 7.92% 12.58% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 51 63 66
Median salary £43,750 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,500 £67,750
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.68% +3.52%

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 21 February 2017.

QA Salary Histogram in Nottingham

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 40 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (31.82%) Selenium
3 28 (25.45%) Automated Testing
3 28 (25.45%) SQL
4 26 (23.64%) Java
5 22 (20.00%) Automation Testing
6 21 (19.09%) Cucumber
7 20 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 20 (18.18%) Degree
8 19 (17.27%) Test Automation
9 18 (16.36%) C#
9 18 (16.36%) SQL Server
10 17 (15.45%) Finance
10 17 (15.45%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (14.55%) Scrum
11 16 (14.55%) Line Management
12 15 (13.64%) Project Management
13 13 (11.82%) Data Analysis
13 13 (11.82%) ISTQB
14 12 (10.91%) Ruby
14 12 (10.91%) Test Scripting
14 12 (10.91%) Python
15 11 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (10.00%) .NET
15 11 (10.00%) JavaScript
15 11 (10.00%) Oracle
15 11 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
15 11 (10.00%) WebDriver
16 10 (9.09%) Git (software)
16 10 (9.09%) PRINCE2

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 3 (2.73%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.82%) JBoss
3 1 (0.91%) Apache
3 1 (0.91%) CMS
3 1 (0.91%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (1.82%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (1.82%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.91%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.91%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 1 (0.91%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.91%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.91%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.36%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (5.45%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (5.45%) IaaS
3 6 (5.45%) PaaS
4 2 (1.82%) SaaS
5 1 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.91%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.64%) Internet
2 2 (1.82%) Extranet
2 2 (1.82%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.36%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.27%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (7.27%) MySQL
2 8 (7.27%) Power BI
2 8 (7.27%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (7.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (5.45%) DB2
4 5 (4.55%) Big Data
5 1 (0.91%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 1 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.91%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.91%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.91%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 35 (31.82%) Selenium
2 21 (19.09%) Cucumber
3 11 (10.00%) WebDriver
4 10 (9.09%) Git (software)
5 9 (8.18%) Calabash
6 7 (6.36%) SpecFlow
7 6 (5.45%) Appium
8 4 (3.64%) JIRA
8 4 (3.64%) SoapUI
8 4 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (2.73%) Ant
9 3 (2.73%) Jenkins
9 3 (2.73%) Maven
10 2 (1.82%) Jasmine
10 2 (1.82%) Mocha
10 2 (1.82%) Subversion
10 2 (1.82%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.91%) NUnit
11 1 (0.91%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.91%) TestComplete
General
1 17 (15.45%) Finance
2 10 (9.09%) Publishing
3 8 (7.27%) Banking
3 8 (7.27%) Telecoms
4 7 (6.36%) Retail
5 3 (2.73%) Marketing
6 1 (0.91%) Back Office
6 1 (0.91%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.91%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 22 (20.00%) Analyst
2 16 (14.55%) Developer
2 16 (14.55%) QA Engineer
3 13 (11.82%) Test Engineer
4 12 (10.91%) Test Analyst
4 12 (10.91%) Tester
5 11 (10.00%) QA Analyst
6 10 (9.09%) QA Automation Engineer
6 10 (9.09%) QA Leader
7 9 (8.18%) Automation Test Lead
7 9 (8.18%) QA Test Engineer
7 9 (8.18%) Senior Developer
8 8 (7.27%) Architect
8 8 (7.27%) ETL Developer
8 8 (7.27%) Senior ETL Developer
8 8 (7.27%) Senior SQL Developer
8 8 (7.27%) Senior SQL Server Developer
8 8 (7.27%) SQL Developer
8 8 (7.27%) SQL Server Developer
9 7 (6.36%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.00%) .NET
2 9 (8.18%) HTML
3 6 (5.45%) CSS
4 5 (4.55%) JDBC
5 4 (3.64%) Gherkin
5 4 (3.64%) RESTful
6 3 (2.73%) Behat
6 3 (2.73%) SOAP
6 3 (2.73%) XML
7 2 (1.82%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.82%) Apache Axis
7 2 (1.82%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.82%) EJB
7 2 (1.82%) GWT
7 2 (1.82%) J2EE
7 2 (1.82%) Java EE
7 2 (1.82%) JBoss Seam
7 2 (1.82%) jQuery
7 2 (1.82%) JSF
7 2 (1.82%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.27%) NHS
2 7 (6.36%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.45%) CMDB
3 6 (5.45%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.55%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.64%) CESG
6 3 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.82%) Fintech
7 2 (1.82%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.91%) Animation
8 1 (0.91%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.91%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.73%) Android
1 3 (2.73%) Apple iOS
1 3 (2.73%) Linux
1 3 (2.73%) Unix
1 3 (2.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (25.45%) Automated Testing
3 22 (20.00%) Automation Testing
4 20 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 19 (17.27%) Test Automation
6 17 (15.45%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (14.55%) Line Management
7 16 (14.55%) Scrum
8 15 (13.64%) Project Management
9 13 (11.82%) Data Analysis
10 12 (10.91%) Test Scripting
11 11 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (9.09%) PRINCE2
12 10 (9.09%) SDLC
13 9 (8.18%) BDD
13 9 (8.18%) DevOps
13 9 (8.18%) Functional Testing
13 9 (8.18%) Mentoring
13 9 (8.18%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 28 (25.45%) SQL
2 26 (23.64%) Java
3 18 (16.36%) C#
4 12 (10.91%) Python
4 12 (10.91%) Ruby
5 11 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 9 (8.18%) Perl
7 8 (7.27%) T-SQL
8 7 (6.36%) PHP
9 4 (3.64%) C
9 4 (3.64%) C++
10 3 (2.73%) Go
10 3 (2.73%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (18.18%) Degree
2 13 (11.82%) ISTQB
3 8 (7.27%) ISEB
4 6 (5.45%) PMI Certification
4 6 (5.45%) PMP
5 4 (3.64%) CEH
5 4 (3.64%) CREST Certified
5 4 (3.64%) OSCP
5 4 (3.64%) OSWP
6 3 (2.73%) APMP
7 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.73%) SLA
2 1 (0.91%) SDET
2 1 (0.91%) Section 508
2 1 (0.91%) SEPA
2 1 (0.91%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (5.45%) Virtual Machines
1 6 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.91%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.91%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (5.45%) SCVMM
2 1 (0.91%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.91%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (10.00%) Oracle
2 6 (5.45%) BMC
2 6 (5.45%) CheckPoint
2 6 (5.45%) Cisco
2 6 (5.45%) Citrix
2 6 (5.45%) EMC
2 6 (5.45%) HP
2 6 (5.45%) IBM
2 6 (5.45%) Juniper
2 6 (5.45%) NetApp
2 6 (5.45%) VMware
3 3 (2.73%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.82%) Google
4 2 (1.82%) Remedy
5 1 (0.91%) Facebook
5 1 (0.91%) SAP
5 1 (0.91%) Twitter
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