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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 43 35 72
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +37
Permanent jobs citing QA 57 83 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 5.94% 6.57% 2.71%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 45.97% 54.61% 37.84%
Number of salaries quoted 31 75 23
Median salary £47,500 £42,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.09% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,375 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £61,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +7.79%
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
124 152 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 12.92% 12.03% 7.16%
Number of salaries quoted 66 105 62
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £27,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,550 £55,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 3 May 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Nottingham

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 60 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (32.46%) Finance
3 31 (27.19%) Java
3 31 (27.19%) SDLC
4 27 (23.68%) SQL Server
5 26 (22.81%) Test Scripting
6 25 (21.93%) C#
7 23 (20.18%) SQL
7 23 (20.18%) .NET
8 20 (17.54%) Degree
9 18 (15.79%) Software Engineering
9 18 (15.79%) Software Testing
9 18 (15.79%) Test Automation
10 15 (13.16%) JavaScript
10 15 (13.16%) Oracle
10 15 (13.16%) Computer Science
11 14 (12.28%) Windows
11 14 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (11.40%) Node.js
12 13 (11.40%) MS Excel
12 13 (11.40%) Microsoft
12 13 (11.40%) HTML
12 13 (11.40%) Regression Testing
12 13 (11.40%) Waterfall
13 12 (10.53%) Scrum
13 12 (10.53%) OO
13 12 (10.53%) ISEB
13 12 (10.53%) Relational Database
14 11 (9.65%) DevOps
14 11 (9.65%) Unix

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 13 (11.40%) Node.js
2 7 (6.14%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.39%) Apache
3 5 (4.39%) IIS
3 5 (4.39%) iPlanet
3 5 (4.39%) JBoss
3 5 (4.39%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.39%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.63%) CICS
4 3 (2.63%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.88%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Applications
1 13 (11.40%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.14%) MS Office
2 7 (6.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.51%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.51%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (2.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.63%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (2.63%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.75%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (1.75%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (1.75%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.75%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.75%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.75%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (1.75%) Oracle TCA
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle iRecruitment
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.39%) LDAP
2 1 (0.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 8 (7.02%) DB2
3 8 (7.02%) MySQL
4 6 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.63%) DataStage
5 3 (2.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 3 (2.63%) Oracle Discoverer
5 3 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.63%) Pentaho
5 3 (2.63%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (7.02%) HP UFT
2 5 (4.39%) Cucumber
3 4 (3.51%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.51%) Selenium
3 4 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.63%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.75%) Gradle
5 2 (1.75%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.75%) JIRA
5 2 (1.75%) NUnit
5 2 (1.75%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (1.75%) Ranorex
5 2 (1.75%) Subversion
5 2 (1.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (1.75%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (32.46%) Finance
2 6 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (3.51%) Marketing
4 3 (2.63%) Billing
4 3 (2.63%) Publishing
4 3 (2.63%) Retail
5 2 (1.75%) Back Office
5 2 (1.75%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 33 (28.95%) Developer
2 25 (21.93%) Analyst
3 16 (14.04%) Java Developer
4 14 (12.28%) Developer in Test
5 13 (11.40%) Test Analyst
6 12 (10.53%) C# Developer
7 10 (8.77%) QA Engineer
7 10 (8.77%) Senior Developer
8 9 (7.89%) QA Manager
9 8 (7.02%) Tester
10 7 (6.14%) Data Analyst
10 7 (6.14%) Software QA Engineer
11 6 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 6 (5.26%) QA Analyst
11 6 (5.26%) QA Test Analyst
11 6 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (5.26%) Software Engineer
12 5 (4.39%) Software Developer
12 5 (4.39%) Software Manager
12 5 (4.39%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (20.18%) .NET
2 13 (11.40%) HTML
3 10 (8.77%) Web Services
4 9 (7.89%) .NET Framework
4 9 (7.89%) ASP.NET
4 9 (7.89%) CSS
5 8 (7.02%) AngularJS
5 8 (7.02%) XML
6 6 (5.26%) Spring
7 5 (4.39%) Apache Axis
7 5 (4.39%) Hibernate
7 5 (4.39%) J2EE
7 5 (4.39%) jQuery
7 5 (4.39%) RichFaces
7 5 (4.39%) SAML
7 5 (4.39%) Spring MVC
7 5 (4.39%) Spring Web Flow
7 5 (4.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (3.51%) HTML5
8 4 (3.51%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.16%) Computer Science
2 14 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.89%) Mobile App
4 7 (6.14%) IBM Mainframe
4 7 (6.14%) Mainframe
5 6 (5.26%) Life Science
5 6 (5.26%) NHS
6 3 (2.63%) VSAM
7 2 (1.75%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.88%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.28%) Windows
2 11 (9.65%) Unix
3 5 (4.39%) Linux
4 2 (1.75%) Android
4 2 (1.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (27.19%) SDLC
3 26 (22.81%) Test Scripting
4 18 (15.79%) Software Engineering
4 18 (15.79%) Software Testing
4 18 (15.79%) Test Automation
5 13 (11.40%) Regression Testing
5 13 (11.40%) Waterfall
6 12 (10.53%) OO
6 12 (10.53%) Scrum
7 11 (9.65%) DevOps
8 10 (8.77%) Automated Testing
8 10 (8.77%) Electronic Trading
8 10 (8.77%) Mentoring
9 9 (7.89%) Functional Testing
9 9 (7.89%) MVC
9 9 (7.89%) Release Management
9 9 (7.89%) TDD
9 9 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (7.89%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 31 (27.19%) Java
2 25 (21.93%) C#
3 23 (20.18%) SQL
4 15 (13.16%) JavaScript
5 7 (6.14%) VB.NET
6 5 (4.39%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.63%) COBOL
7 3 (2.63%) PHP
8 2 (1.75%) Python
8 2 (1.75%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.88%) VBScript
9 1 (0.88%) XPath
Qualifications
1 20 (17.54%) Degree
2 12 (10.53%) ISEB
3 5 (4.39%) ISTQB
4 4 (3.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (2.63%) APMP
5 3 (2.63%) PMI Certification
5 3 (2.63%) PMP
6 1 (0.88%) CBAP
6 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.51%) ISO 9001
1 4 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.75%) SEPA
3 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (7.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (13.16%) Oracle
2 13 (11.40%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.14%) IBM
4 6 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (0.88%) Kronos
5 1 (0.88%) SAP
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 hours ago