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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 20 23 64
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +41
Permanent jobs citing QA 99 111 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 11.30% 9.20% 3.59%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 64.29% 62.71% 48.68%
Number of salaries quoted 85 91 30
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £34,200
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +16.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,150 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £42,800
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
154 177 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 17.58% 14.68% 7.37%
Number of salaries quoted 116 126 61
Median salary £48,750 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 1 July 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Nottingham

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, 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 71 (48.63%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (36.99%) SDLC
3 50 (34.25%) Software Engineering
4 44 (30.14%) Finance
5 38 (26.03%) DevOps
6 37 (25.34%) C#
6 37 (25.34%) SQL Server
7 35 (23.97%) SQL
8 31 (21.23%) .NET
9 30 (20.55%) Oracle
10 28 (19.18%) Java
11 26 (17.81%) Microsoft
11 26 (17.81%) Degree
12 24 (16.44%) Test Automation
13 23 (15.75%) Automated Testing
14 22 (15.07%) JavaScript
15 21 (14.38%) Unix
15 21 (14.38%) ISEB
15 21 (14.38%) Software Testing
16 19 (13.01%) Release Management
16 19 (13.01%) MS Excel
17 18 (12.33%) E-Commerce
17 18 (12.33%) Node.js
18 17 (11.64%) Analytical Skills
18 17 (11.64%) OO
18 17 (11.64%) Windows
18 17 (11.64%) Computer Science
18 17 (11.64%) Test Scripting
19 16 (10.96%) User Acceptance Testing
20 15 (10.27%) Regression Testing

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 7 (4.79%) Apache
1 7 (4.79%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (4.11%) JBoss
2 6 (4.11%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.42%) IIS
3 5 (3.42%) iPlanet
3 5 (3.42%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.37%) Oracle Self-Service HR
4 2 (1.37%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.68%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.68%) Confluence
5 1 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 19 (13.01%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.16%) MS Office
3 2 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (6.85%) Oracle Applications
1 10 (6.85%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (5.48%) Oracle Assets
2 8 (5.48%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (5.48%) Oracle Financials
2 8 (5.48%) Oracle Payables
2 8 (5.48%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (3.42%) Oracle 11i
4 4 (2.74%) Oracle Cash Management
4 4 (2.74%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (2.74%) Oracle TCA
5 3 (2.05%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 2 (1.37%) Oracle iRecruitment
7 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.37%) SaaS
2 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.42%) LDAP
2 4 (2.74%) Internet
3 3 (2.05%) MRTG
3 3 (2.05%) OpenLDAP
3 3 (2.05%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.68%) Extranet
4 1 (0.68%) HTTP
4 1 (0.68%) Intranet
4 1 (0.68%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (25.34%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.85%) Relational Database
3 8 (5.48%) MySQL
4 7 (4.79%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 7 (4.79%) Oracle Discoverer
4 7 (4.79%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (3.42%) DB2
6 4 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.05%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.37%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.37%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (9.59%) Git (software)
2 13 (8.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (5.48%) Cucumber
4 7 (4.79%) JIRA
4 7 (4.79%) Oracle Forms
5 6 (4.11%) Selenium
6 4 (2.74%) HP UFT
6 4 (2.74%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (2.74%) Ranorex
6 4 (2.74%) TestDirector
7 3 (2.05%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.37%) Gradle
8 2 (1.37%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.37%) NUnit
9 1 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.68%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.68%) JBehave
9 1 (0.68%) JUnit
9 1 (0.68%) TestNG
9 1 (0.68%) WebDriver
General
1 44 (30.14%) Finance
2 13 (8.90%) Retail
3 7 (4.79%) Back Office
3 7 (4.79%) Marketing
4 4 (2.74%) Billing
4 4 (2.74%) Financial Institution
4 4 (2.74%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.74%) Publishing
5 3 (2.05%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.68%) Games
6 1 (0.68%) Law
Job Titles
1 31 (21.23%) Analyst
2 29 (19.86%) Developer
3 16 (10.96%) Software Engineer
4 15 (10.27%) Test Analyst
5 14 (9.59%) QA Engineer
6 9 (6.16%) QA Analyst
7 8 (5.48%) Java Developer
7 8 (5.48%) QA Manager
7 8 (5.48%) QA Specialist
8 7 (4.79%) Developer in Test
8 7 (4.79%) Tester
9 6 (4.11%) QA Leader
9 6 (4.11%) QA Test Analyst
9 6 (4.11%) QA Tester
9 6 (4.11%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (4.11%) Senior Developer
9 6 (4.11%) Senior QA Analyst
9 6 (4.11%) Test Engineer
10 5 (3.42%) Release Management Specialist
10 5 (3.42%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (21.23%) .NET
2 18 (12.33%) Node.js
3 15 (10.27%) HTML
4 14 (9.59%) ASP.NET
5 13 (8.90%) XML
6 9 (6.16%) CSS
7 8 (5.48%) .NET Framework
7 8 (5.48%) AngularJS
8 7 (4.79%) jQuery
8 7 (4.79%) Web Services
9 6 (4.11%) Apache Axis
9 6 (4.11%) HTML5
9 6 (4.11%) J2EE
9 6 (4.11%) Spring
9 6 (4.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (3.42%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (3.42%) RichFaces
10 5 (3.42%) Spring MVC
10 5 (3.42%) Spring Web Flow
10 5 (3.42%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.64%) Analytical Skills
1 17 (11.64%) Computer Science
2 10 (6.85%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.42%) NHS
4 4 (2.74%) IBM Mainframe
4 4 (2.74%) Internet of Things
4 4 (2.74%) Life Science
4 4 (2.74%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.05%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.68%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (0.68%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.68%) Replication
6 1 (0.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (14.38%) Unix
2 17 (11.64%) Windows
3 14 (9.59%) Linux
4 3 (2.05%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (2.05%) Solaris
5 2 (1.37%) Android
5 2 (1.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (48.63%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (36.99%) SDLC
3 50 (34.25%) Software Engineering
4 38 (26.03%) DevOps
5 24 (16.44%) Test Automation
6 23 (15.75%) Automated Testing
7 21 (14.38%) Software Testing
8 19 (13.01%) Release Management
9 18 (12.33%) E-Commerce
10 17 (11.64%) OO
10 17 (11.64%) Test Scripting
11 16 (10.96%) User Acceptance Testing
12 15 (10.27%) Regression Testing
12 15 (10.27%) Waterfall
13 13 (8.90%) ERP
13 13 (8.90%) Line Management
13 13 (8.90%) Mentoring
13 13 (8.90%) Scrum
13 13 (8.90%) TDD
14 12 (8.22%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (25.34%) C#
2 35 (23.97%) SQL
3 28 (19.18%) Java
4 22 (15.07%) JavaScript
5 9 (6.16%) PL/SQL
6 7 (4.79%) Python
6 7 (4.79%) Shell Script
7 5 (3.42%) C
7 5 (3.42%) C++
7 5 (3.42%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.05%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.05%) Perl
8 3 (2.05%) PHP
8 3 (2.05%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.68%) Ruby
9 1 (0.68%) VBScript
9 1 (0.68%) XPath
Qualifications
1 26 (17.81%) Degree
2 21 (14.38%) ISEB
3 14 (9.59%) ISTQB
4 6 (4.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (2.74%) ISEB Practitioner
5 4 (2.74%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (1.37%) APMP
6 2 (1.37%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.37%) PMP
7 1 (0.68%) CBAP
7 1 (0.68%) MCITP
7 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.11%) SLA
2 4 (2.74%) SEPA
3 1 (0.68%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.68%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.68%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (3.42%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.05%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (2.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.37%) KVM
Systems Management
1 14 (9.59%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.05%) Ganglia
2 3 (2.05%) Nagios
3 2 (1.37%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 2 (1.37%) yum
Vendors
1 30 (20.55%) Oracle
2 26 (17.81%) Microsoft
3 11 (7.53%) HP
4 4 (2.74%) IBM
5 3 (2.05%) EMC
5 3 (2.05%) NetApp
5 3 (2.05%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.05%) VMware
6 2 (1.37%) FXall
7 1 (0.68%) Atlassian
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham
Nottingham Trent University
Salary: £22912 - £25769 + 15% market supplement
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: £competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham
EMBS
Salary: Up to £55k 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham
EMBS
Salary: Up to £60k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Nottingham
EMBS
Salary: Up to £50k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Nottingham
EMBS
Salary: Up to £45k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Nottingham
EMBS
Salary: Up to £60k + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Nottingham
EMBS
Salary: Up to £45k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago