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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 29 76 46
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -30
Permanent jobs citing QA 83 19 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 7.08% 1.87% 5.28%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 62.88% 28.79% 47.22%
Number of salaries quoted 74 13 45
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,840 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,200 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
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
132 66 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 11.26% 6.49% 11.19%
Number of salaries quoted 95 52 98
Average salary £42,000 £42,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,319 £27,500 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 May 2015.

QA Salary Histogram in Nottingham

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 54 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (38.64%) Finance
3 40 (30.30%) SQL
4 36 (27.27%) Selenium
5 32 (24.24%) .NET
5 32 (24.24%) C#
6 30 (22.73%) Java
7 29 (21.97%) Degree
8 25 (18.94%) ISEB
9 23 (17.42%) Automated Testing
10 22 (16.67%) Scrum
10 22 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
11 21 (15.91%) Project Management
12 19 (14.39%) TDD
12 19 (14.39%) SDLC
13 18 (13.64%) Marketing
14 17 (12.88%) QuickTest Pro
14 17 (12.88%) Ranorex
15 16 (12.12%) Microsoft
16 15 (11.36%) SQL Server
16 15 (11.36%) Manual Testing
16 15 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
17 14 (10.61%) TestComplete
17 14 (10.61%) Unit Testing
17 14 (10.61%) Legal
18 13 (9.85%) HTML
18 13 (9.85%) Test Automation
18 13 (9.85%) ISTQB
18 13 (9.85%) Waterfall
19 12 (9.09%) Mobile App

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 5 (3.79%) CICS
1 5 (3.79%) SAS
2 4 (3.03%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (1.52%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.76%) CMS
4 1 (0.76%) Apache
4 1 (0.76%) IIS
4 1 (0.76%) JBoss
4 1 (0.76%) Apache Qpid
Applications
1 4 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (6.06%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (5.30%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (4.55%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (3.79%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (3.79%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (3.79%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (3.79%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (3.03%) Oracle TCA
5 4 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (2.27%) Oracle 11i
6 3 (2.27%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (1.52%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.30%) SaaS
2 1 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.03%) NetScaler
1 4 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (2.27%) Internet
3 1 (0.76%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.30%) Data Mining
2 7 (5.30%) Big Data
3 6 (4.55%) DB2
3 6 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (3.79%) DataStage
4 5 (3.79%) Pentaho
5 4 (3.03%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 4 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.03%) Oracle Discoverer
6 3 (2.27%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (1.52%) OLAP Cube
7 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.52%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.52%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 36 (27.27%) Selenium
2 17 (12.88%) QuickTest Pro
2 17 (12.88%) Ranorex
3 14 (10.61%) TestComplete
4 10 (7.58%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (3.79%) LoadRunner
5 5 (3.79%) NUnit
5 5 (3.79%) NeoLoad
6 4 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (3.03%) WebDriver
6 4 (3.03%) TeamCity
6 4 (3.03%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (3.03%) FitNesse
6 4 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (3.03%) Bugzilla
7 3 (2.27%) CruiseControl
7 3 (2.27%) Subversion
8 1 (0.76%) SilkTest
8 1 (0.76%) JIRA
8 1 (0.76%) Git (software)
General
1 51 (38.64%) Finance
2 18 (13.64%) Marketing
3 14 (10.61%) Legal
4 7 (5.30%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.79%) Retail
6 4 (3.03%) Electronics
6 4 (3.03%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.52%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 44 (33.33%) Analyst
2 23 (17.42%) Developer
3 20 (15.15%) Test Analyst
4 12 (9.09%) Tester
5 10 (7.58%) Architect
6 8 (6.06%) Team Leader
7 7 (5.30%) Data Analyst
7 7 (5.30%) Instructional Designer
7 7 (5.30%) QA Analyst
7 7 (5.30%) Data Insight Analyst
7 7 (5.30%) Insight Analyst
7 7 (5.30%) Designer
8 6 (4.55%) Network Architect
8 6 (4.55%) Software Developer
9 5 (3.79%) Project Manager
9 5 (3.79%) Business Analyst
9 5 (3.79%) Junior
9 5 (3.79%) Software Engineer
9 5 (3.79%) Senior Tester
9 5 (3.79%) Mainframe Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (24.24%) .NET
2 13 (9.85%) HTML
3 7 (5.30%) WinForms
3 7 (5.30%) .NET Framework
3 7 (5.30%) WPF
4 6 (4.55%) WCF
4 6 (4.55%) CSS
4 6 (4.55%) XML
5 5 (3.79%) jQuery
5 5 (3.79%) HTML5
6 4 (3.03%) ASP.NET
7 3 (2.27%) LINQ
7 3 (2.27%) Velocity
7 3 (2.27%) Mono for Android
8 2 (1.52%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (1.52%) Entity Framework
8 2 (1.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (1.52%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 8 (6.06%) Mathematics
3 8 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 8 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.30%) E-Learning
4 7 (5.30%) Learning Management System
4 7 (5.30%) User Experience
4 7 (5.30%) Visualisation
5 5 (3.79%) Mainframe
5 5 (3.79%) VSAM
5 5 (3.79%) Statistics
6 4 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.03%) DTV
7 3 (2.27%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.52%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.52%) Clustering
8 2 (1.52%) Replication
9 1 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.76%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.82%) Windows
2 3 (2.27%) UNIX
2 3 (2.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (17.42%) Automated Testing
3 22 (16.67%) Scrum
3 22 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (15.91%) Project Management
5 19 (14.39%) TDD
5 19 (14.39%) SDLC
6 15 (11.36%) Manual Testing
7 14 (10.61%) Unit Testing
8 13 (9.85%) Test Automation
8 13 (9.85%) Waterfall
9 12 (9.09%) Software Engineering
9 12 (9.09%) V-Model
10 11 (8.33%) Workflow
10 11 (8.33%) Change Management
10 11 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (8.33%) Analytics
11 10 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (7.58%) Software Testing
11 10 (7.58%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (30.30%) SQL
2 32 (24.24%) C#
3 30 (22.73%) Java
4 11 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 9 (6.82%) C++
6 8 (6.06%) Python
7 7 (5.30%) JavaScript
7 7 (5.30%) R
8 5 (3.79%) COBOL
8 5 (3.79%) VBA
9 4 (3.03%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 29 (21.97%) Degree
2 25 (18.94%) ISEB
3 13 (9.85%) ISTQB
4 7 (5.30%) PMP
5 5 (3.79%) PMI Certification
5 5 (3.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (2.27%) MBA
7 3 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.27%) CCIE
7 3 (2.27%) CCNP
7 3 (2.27%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.76%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.52%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.82%) Oracle
3 7 (5.30%) Juniper
3 7 (5.30%) Cisco
3 7 (5.30%) Blue Coat
3 7 (5.30%) F5
4 5 (3.79%) New Relic
5 4 (3.03%) SAP
5 4 (3.03%) Citrix
6 3 (2.27%) Tableau
7 2 (1.52%) IBM
7 2 (1.52%) Pegasus
8 1 (0.76%) HP
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus, pension, health, etc.
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experian
Salary: £Competitive+package
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-45k
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: £Competitive+package
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experian
Salary: £35000 - £39999 per annum + Bonus scheme, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £130,000 per annum Bonus, Relocation, Benefits, LowTax
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: £35000 - £39999 per annum + Bonus scheme, Pension
Posted: 22 days ago
Nottingham
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago