The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 23 58 37
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -21
Permanent jobs citing QA 109 35 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 9.22% 3.58% 5.75%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 63.37% 50.72% 60.67%
Number of salaries quoted 89 28 37
Average salary £40,000 £34,200 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.95% +0.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,800 £40,600 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
QA
Nottinghamshire

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
172 69 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 14.55% 7.05% 9.48%
Number of salaries quoted 125 54 70
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,300 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

QA Salary Histogram in Nottingham

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham region citing QA also 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 that cited QA.

1 87 (48.33%) Finance
2 68 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (25.56%) Degree
4 45 (25.00%) SQL
5 43 (23.89%) C#
5 43 (23.89%) Java
6 39 (21.67%) Selenium
7 37 (20.56%) ISEB
8 34 (18.89%) .NET
9 33 (18.33%) Automated Testing
10 30 (16.67%) Software Testing
10 30 (16.67%) SDLC
11 29 (16.11%) Microsoft
12 26 (14.44%) TDD
13 23 (12.78%) Project Management
14 22 (12.22%) Business Intelligence
14 22 (12.22%) Windows
14 22 (12.22%) SQL Server
14 22 (12.22%) ISTQB
14 22 (12.22%) Marketing
14 22 (12.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 22 (12.22%) Manual Testing
15 21 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
15 21 (11.67%) HP UFT
16 19 (10.56%) User Acceptance Testing
16 19 (10.56%) Scrum
16 19 (10.56%) Test Scripting
16 19 (10.56%) Waterfall
17 18 (10.00%) Test Automation
17 18 (10.00%) Ranorex

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham region citing QA also 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 that cited QA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (3.89%) CICS
2 5 (2.78%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (1.67%) SAS
4 2 (1.11%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.56%) IIS
5 1 (0.56%) JBoss
5 1 (0.56%) Apache
5 1 (0.56%) Apache Qpid
5 1 (0.56%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (10.00%) MS Office
2 16 (8.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (6.11%) Oracle Applications
2 10 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (5.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (4.44%) Oracle Payables
4 8 (4.44%) Oracle Receivables
4 8 (4.44%) Oracle Financials
4 8 (4.44%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (2.78%) Oracle TCA
6 4 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (2.22%) Oracle 11i
6 4 (2.22%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (2.22%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (1.11%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.89%) SaaS
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.22%) Internet
1 4 (2.22%) NetScaler
1 4 (2.22%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (0.56%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (12.22%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.00%) DB2
3 7 (3.89%) DataStage
3 7 (3.89%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (3.89%) Pentaho
4 5 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (2.78%) Data Mining
4 5 (2.78%) Oracle Discoverer
4 5 (2.78%) Big Data
4 5 (2.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 3 (1.67%) OLAP Cube
5 3 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.67%) OLAP
5 3 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.67%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.11%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 39 (21.67%) Selenium
2 21 (11.67%) HP UFT
3 18 (10.00%) Ranorex
4 14 (7.78%) LoadRunner
5 13 (7.22%) TestComplete
6 12 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (6.11%) JIRA
8 7 (3.89%) Bugzilla
8 7 (3.89%) SilkTest
9 6 (3.33%) WebDriver
10 5 (2.78%) Oracle APEX
10 5 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
10 5 (2.78%) NeoLoad
11 4 (2.22%) TeamCity
11 4 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (2.22%) NUnit
12 3 (1.67%) FitNesse
13 2 (1.11%) CruiseControl
13 2 (1.11%) Subversion
13 2 (1.11%) Selenium IDE
General
1 87 (48.33%) Finance
2 22 (12.22%) Marketing
3 17 (9.44%) Legal
4 10 (5.56%) Retail
5 8 (4.44%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.22%) Electronics
6 4 (2.22%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.22%) Polish Language
6 4 (2.22%) Spanish Language
6 4 (2.22%) Swedish Language
7 3 (1.67%) Publishing
7 3 (1.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 67 (37.22%) Analyst
2 31 (17.22%) Developer
3 30 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 19 (10.56%) QA Analyst
5 15 (8.33%) Architect
6 14 (7.78%) Tester
7 11 (6.11%) Team Leader
8 9 (5.00%) Business Analyst
9 8 (4.44%) Designer
9 8 (4.44%) QA Leader
10 7 (3.89%) Mainframe Developer
10 7 (3.89%) Junior
10 7 (3.89%) Project Manager
10 7 (3.89%) Software Developer
10 7 (3.89%) Instructional Designer
11 6 (3.33%) Network Architect
11 6 (3.33%) Test Engineer
11 6 (3.33%) Automation Test Analyst
11 6 (3.33%) Automation Analyst
12 5 (2.78%) Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (18.89%) .NET
2 17 (9.44%) HTML
3 10 (5.56%) XML
4 8 (4.44%) CSS
5 7 (3.89%) WinForms
5 7 (3.89%) WPF
6 6 (3.33%) .NET Framework
7 5 (2.78%) jQuery
7 5 (2.78%) HTML5
7 5 (2.78%) WCF
8 4 (2.22%) ASP.NET
9 3 (1.67%) Velocity
10 2 (1.11%) Web Services
10 2 (1.11%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (1.11%) Entity Framework
10 2 (1.11%) AngularJS
10 2 (1.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (1.11%) Mono for Android
10 2 (1.11%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (1.11%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.22%) Management Information System
2 13 (7.22%) Computer Science
3 12 (6.67%) Learning Management System
3 12 (6.67%) E-Learning
4 11 (6.11%) Mobile App
5 7 (3.89%) Credit Risk
5 7 (3.89%) User Experience
5 7 (3.89%) VSAM
5 7 (3.89%) Mainframe
5 7 (3.89%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.78%) Visualisation
6 5 (2.78%) SCORM
7 4 (2.22%) Replication
7 4 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (2.22%) DTV
7 4 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.67%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.67%) Statistics
9 2 (1.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (12.22%) Windows
2 5 (2.78%) Windows XP
2 5 (2.78%) Windows Vista
3 4 (2.22%) UNIX
4 2 (1.11%) Android
5 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.56%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (18.33%) Automated Testing
3 30 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 30 (16.67%) SDLC
4 26 (14.44%) TDD
5 23 (12.78%) Project Management
6 22 (12.22%) Business Intelligence
6 22 (12.22%) Manual Testing
7 19 (10.56%) User Acceptance Testing
7 19 (10.56%) Test Scripting
7 19 (10.56%) Scrum
7 19 (10.56%) Waterfall
8 18 (10.00%) Test Automation
9 15 (8.33%) Validation
9 15 (8.33%) Unit Testing
9 15 (8.33%) Performance Management
10 14 (7.78%) V-Model
10 14 (7.78%) Regression Testing
10 14 (7.78%) Analytics
11 12 (6.67%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (25.00%) SQL
2 43 (23.89%) C#
2 43 (23.89%) Java
3 10 (5.56%) C++
3 10 (5.56%) T-SQL
4 9 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (3.89%) COBOL
6 6 (3.33%) PL/SQL
6 6 (3.33%) Python
7 5 (2.78%) R
8 3 (1.67%) VBA
9 1 (0.56%) Ruby
9 1 (0.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 46 (25.56%) Degree
2 37 (20.56%) ISEB
3 22 (12.22%) ISTQB
3 22 (12.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (5.56%) PMP
5 8 (4.44%) PMI Certification
6 6 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 3 (1.67%) MBA
7 3 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.67%) CCIE
7 3 (1.67%) CCNP
8 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.56%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.11%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 1 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (16.11%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.22%) Oracle
3 7 (3.89%) Cisco
3 7 (3.89%) Juniper
3 7 (3.89%) Blue Coat
3 7 (3.89%) F5
4 5 (2.78%) New Relic
5 4 (2.22%) Citrix
5 4 (2.22%) Pegasus
5 4 (2.22%) SAP
6 3 (1.67%) Tableau
7 1 (0.56%) Google
7 1 (0.56%) IBM
7 1 (0.56%) Perforce
7 1 (0.56%) HP
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Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
UST Global
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, 25 days
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Private Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
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Nottingham
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
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