The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Nottingham region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 53 35 46
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +11
Permanent jobs citing QA 35 58 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 3.68% 6.07% 4.04%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 49.30% 63.04% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 28 38 30
Average salary £33,350 £34,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,650 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £47,500 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
71 92 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 7.47% 9.63% 8.09%
Number of salaries quoted 56 68 54
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
QA
Nottinghamshire

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 10 July 2014.

QA Salary Histogram in Nottingham

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 18 (26.47%) Selenium
2 15 (22.06%) ISEB
3 14 (20.59%) HTML
3 14 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (19.12%) Scrum
5 12 (17.65%) Automation Testing
6 11 (16.18%) JavaScript
6 11 (16.18%) CSS
6 11 (16.18%) Project Management
7 10 (14.71%) SQL
7 10 (14.71%) Java
7 10 (14.71%) Finance
7 10 (14.71%) Automated Testing
8 9 (13.24%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
8 9 (13.24%) Jasmine
8 9 (13.24%) Git (software)
8 9 (13.24%) Multivariate Testing
8 9 (13.24%) Mocha
9 8 (11.76%) Waterfall
9 8 (11.76%) Software Testing
10 7 (10.29%) Regression Testing
10 7 (10.29%) MS Office
10 7 (10.29%) ITIL
10 7 (10.29%) Manual Testing
11 6 (8.82%) Time Management
11 6 (8.82%) Degree
11 6 (8.82%) Test Automation
11 6 (8.82%) PRINCE2
11 6 (8.82%) Windows

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Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 3 (4.41%) Moodle
2 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (10.29%) MS Office
2 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) Internet
2 1 (1.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.88%) DB2
2 3 (4.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.47%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 18 (26.47%) Selenium
2 9 (13.24%) Git (software)
2 9 (13.24%) Mocha
2 9 (13.24%) Jasmine
3 4 (5.88%) WebDriver
3 4 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (4.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.94%) TestComplete
5 2 (2.94%) Bugzilla
5 2 (2.94%) NUnit
5 2 (2.94%) CruiseControl
5 2 (2.94%) Subversion
5 2 (2.94%) Maven
5 2 (2.94%) Ant
5 2 (2.94%) JUnit
5 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.94%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.47%) FitNesse
General
1 10 (14.71%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) Banking
2 4 (5.88%) Marketing
3 3 (4.41%) Law
4 1 (1.47%) Retail
4 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 31 (45.59%) Analyst
2 17 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 16 (23.53%) Developer
4 9 (13.24%) Test Engineer
4 9 (13.24%) Tester
4 9 (13.24%) JavaScript Developer
5 8 (11.76%) QA Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) Software Test Engineer
6 6 (8.82%) Software Engineer
6 6 (8.82%) Software Tester
7 5 (7.35%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) Business Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (5.88%) Software Test Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) PMO Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Senior Software Tester
9 3 (4.41%) Senior Software Test Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) Junior Test Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) Junior Software Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.59%) HTML
2 11 (16.18%) CSS
3 5 (7.35%) .NET
3 5 (7.35%) Web Services
4 4 (5.88%) XML
4 4 (5.88%) SOAP
4 4 (5.88%) HTML5
5 3 (4.41%) REST
5 3 (4.41%) jQuery
5 3 (4.41%) Spring
5 3 (4.41%) JSON
5 3 (4.41%) Struts
5 3 (4.41%) J2EE
5 3 (4.41%) JDBC
5 3 (4.41%) JSP
5 3 (4.41%) Servlets
5 3 (4.41%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (4.41%) LAMP
6 2 (2.94%) XSD
6 2 (2.94%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.88%) PMI
3 3 (4.41%) Credit Risk
3 3 (4.41%) Open Source
3 3 (4.41%) iPad
3 3 (4.41%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.94%) NHS
5 1 (1.47%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.47%) Statistics
5 1 (1.47%) Informatics
5 1 (1.47%) Health Informatics
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.82%) Windows
2 3 (4.41%) Android
2 3 (4.41%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.41%) Windows Phone
3 2 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (19.12%) Scrum
3 12 (17.65%) Automation Testing
4 11 (16.18%) Project Management
5 10 (14.71%) Automated Testing
6 9 (13.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (13.24%) Multivariate Testing
7 8 (11.76%) Waterfall
7 8 (11.76%) Software Testing
8 7 (10.29%) Regression Testing
8 7 (10.29%) ITIL
8 7 (10.29%) Manual Testing
9 6 (8.82%) Test Automation
9 6 (8.82%) Time Management
9 6 (8.82%) PRINCE2
10 5 (7.35%) Software Engineering
10 5 (7.35%) TDD
10 5 (7.35%) Unit Testing
10 5 (7.35%) Test Management
10 5 (7.35%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.18%) JavaScript
2 10 (14.71%) SQL
2 10 (14.71%) Java
3 6 (8.82%) C#
4 5 (7.35%) C++
5 3 (4.41%) Perl
6 2 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (22.06%) ISEB
2 6 (8.82%) Degree
3 5 (7.35%) ISTQB
4 4 (5.88%) PMP
4 4 (5.88%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.94%) OCPJP
6 1 (1.47%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) WAI
1 3 (4.41%) P3O
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.88%) Oracle
2 4 (5.88%) IBM
2 4 (5.88%) TSYS
3 1 (1.47%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.47%) SAP
3 1 (1.47%) HP
Nottingham
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £37000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Pension, Health
Posted: 5 days ago