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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 33 33 75
Rank change year-on-year
0 +42
Permanent jobs citing QA 67 81 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 7.45% 6.89% 1.88%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 51.54% 60.00% 29.69%
Number of salaries quoted 46 72 13
Median salary £50,750 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.41% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,188 £32,500 £32,840
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,750 £55,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +3.75%
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
130 135 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 14.46% 11.49% 6.32%
Number of salaries quoted 80 96 51
Median salary £48,750 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.90% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £30,842 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.29%

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 25 May 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Nottingham

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 25 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 58 (48.74%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (31.93%) SDLC
3 34 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 32 (26.89%) Finance
5 30 (25.21%) Software Engineering
6 29 (24.37%) .NET
7 26 (21.85%) Java
8 25 (21.01%) C#
8 25 (21.01%) SQL
9 23 (19.33%) Test Scripting
9 23 (19.33%) DevOps
10 22 (18.49%) Degree
11 20 (16.81%) Microsoft
12 19 (15.97%) Test Automation
13 18 (15.13%) Software Testing
13 18 (15.13%) MS Excel
14 17 (14.29%) Oracle
15 16 (13.45%) Computer Science
16 15 (12.61%) Windows
17 14 (11.76%) ISEB
17 14 (11.76%) JavaScript
17 14 (11.76%) Waterfall
17 14 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
18 13 (10.92%) Node.js
18 13 (10.92%) E-Commerce
18 13 (10.92%) Regression Testing
18 13 (10.92%) Scrum
19 12 (10.08%) HTML
19 12 (10.08%) OO
19 12 (10.08%) Relational Database

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 (10.92%) Node.js
2 5 (4.20%) Apache
2 5 (4.20%) IIS
2 5 (4.20%) iPlanet
2 5 (4.20%) JBoss
2 5 (4.20%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (4.20%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.20%) Tomcat
2 5 (4.20%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.68%) CICS
3 2 (1.68%) Oracle Self-Service HR
4 1 (0.84%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 18 (15.13%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.56%) MS Office
3 5 (4.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.36%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.68%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.84%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (4.20%) Oracle Applications
1 5 (4.20%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (2.52%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (2.52%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (2.52%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.52%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (2.52%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (2.52%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (2.52%) Oracle TCA
3 2 (1.68%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 2 (1.68%) Oracle iRecruitment
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.20%) LDAP
2 3 (2.52%) Internet
3 1 (0.84%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.08%) Relational Database
3 8 (6.72%) MySQL
4 7 (5.88%) DB2
5 6 (5.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (4.20%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 5 (4.20%) Oracle Discoverer
6 5 (4.20%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (2.52%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.68%) DataStage
8 2 (1.68%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.68%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.68%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.68%) Pentaho
8 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (8.40%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (6.72%) HP UFT
4 5 (4.20%) Cucumber
4 5 (4.20%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (2.52%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (2.52%) Selenium
6 2 (1.68%) Gradle
6 2 (1.68%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.68%) NUnit
7 1 (0.84%) Subversion
7 1 (0.84%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.84%) WebDriver
General
1 32 (26.89%) Finance
2 9 (7.56%) Retail
3 6 (5.04%) Marketing
3 6 (5.04%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (4.20%) Back Office
5 4 (3.36%) Publishing
6 3 (2.52%) Billing
7 2 (1.68%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 28 (23.53%) Analyst
2 27 (22.69%) Developer
3 12 (10.08%) Java Developer
3 12 (10.08%) Test Analyst
4 11 (9.24%) QA Engineer
5 10 (8.40%) Developer in Test
5 10 (8.40%) QA Manager
5 10 (8.40%) Software Engineer
6 9 (7.56%) QA Analyst
7 8 (6.72%) C# Developer
8 7 (5.88%) Data Analyst
8 7 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (5.88%) Software QA Engineer
9 6 (5.04%) QA Test Analyst
9 6 (5.04%) Senior Developer
9 6 (5.04%) Senior QA Analyst
9 6 (5.04%) Tester
10 5 (4.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 5 (4.20%) QA Leader
10 5 (4.20%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (24.37%) .NET
2 12 (10.08%) HTML
3 11 (9.24%) ASP.NET
4 9 (7.56%) .NET Framework
4 9 (7.56%) Web Services
4 9 (7.56%) XML
5 8 (6.72%) AngularJS
5 8 (6.72%) CSS
6 6 (5.04%) Spring
7 5 (4.20%) Apache Axis
7 5 (4.20%) Hibernate
7 5 (4.20%) J2EE
7 5 (4.20%) jQuery
7 5 (4.20%) RichFaces
7 5 (4.20%) SAML
7 5 (4.20%) Spring MVC
7 5 (4.20%) Spring Web Flow
7 5 (4.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (3.36%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (3.36%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.45%) Computer Science
2 14 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.56%) Mobile App
4 7 (5.88%) NHS
5 6 (5.04%) IBM Mainframe
5 6 (5.04%) Life Science
5 6 (5.04%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.52%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.68%) VSAM
8 1 (0.84%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.84%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.61%) Windows
2 11 (9.24%) Unix
3 5 (4.20%) Linux
4 2 (1.68%) Android
4 2 (1.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (48.74%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (31.93%) SDLC
3 30 (25.21%) Software Engineering
4 23 (19.33%) DevOps
4 23 (19.33%) Test Scripting
5 19 (15.97%) Test Automation
6 18 (15.13%) Software Testing
7 14 (11.76%) Waterfall
8 13 (10.92%) E-Commerce
8 13 (10.92%) Regression Testing
8 13 (10.92%) Scrum
9 12 (10.08%) OO
10 11 (9.24%) Automated Testing
10 11 (9.24%) Release Management
10 11 (9.24%) Workflow
11 9 (7.56%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (7.56%) ERP
11 9 (7.56%) Line Management
11 9 (7.56%) MVC
11 9 (7.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (21.85%) Java
2 25 (21.01%) C#
2 25 (21.01%) SQL
3 14 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 7 (5.88%) PL/SQL
4 7 (5.88%) VB.NET
5 3 (2.52%) PHP
6 2 (1.68%) COBOL
6 2 (1.68%) Python
6 2 (1.68%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.84%) VBScript
7 1 (0.84%) XPath
Qualifications
1 22 (18.49%) Degree
2 14 (11.76%) ISEB
3 5 (4.20%) ISTQB
4 4 (3.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.68%) APMP
5 2 (1.68%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.68%) PMP
6 1 (0.84%) CBAP
6 1 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.52%) ISO 9001
1 3 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (2.52%) SEPA
2 2 (1.68%) SLA
3 1 (0.84%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (4.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (7.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (16.81%) Microsoft
2 17 (14.29%) Oracle
3 6 (5.04%) HP
3 6 (5.04%) IBM
4 1 (0.84%) Kronos
4 1 (0.84%) SAP
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + bonuses
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
PAREXEL International
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: Pension, Bonus Scheme
Posted: 14 days ago