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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 37 54 54
Rank change year-on-year
+17 0
Permanent jobs citing QA 65 42 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 5.59% 4.17% 4.01%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 45.77% 45.16% 39.00%
Number of salaries quoted 52 32 35
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,100 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,588 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.41% -2.36%
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
142 93 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 12.22% 9.24% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 83 72 87
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £27,500 £27,756
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £54,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 March 2015.

QA Salary Histogram in Nottingham

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 44 (45.36%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (29.90%) Degree
2 29 (29.90%) Selenium
3 26 (26.80%) .NET
4 25 (25.77%) C#
5 24 (24.74%) SQL
5 24 (24.74%) Scrum
6 23 (23.71%) ISEB
7 18 (18.56%) Project Management
7 18 (18.56%) Finance
8 15 (15.46%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (15.46%) Java
8 15 (15.46%) ISTQB
9 14 (14.43%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (13.40%) Ranorex
10 13 (13.40%) Marketing
10 13 (13.40%) TDD
10 13 (13.40%) V-Model
11 12 (12.37%) Automated Testing
11 12 (12.37%) Software Engineering
11 12 (12.37%) Software Testing
11 12 (12.37%) SQL Server
11 12 (12.37%) Windows
11 12 (12.37%) Cisco
11 12 (12.37%) QuickTest Pro
12 11 (11.34%) Telecoms
12 11 (11.34%) Manual Testing
12 11 (11.34%) Analytics
13 10 (10.31%) Mobile App
13 10 (10.31%) TestComplete

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 6 (6.19%) SAS
2 1 (1.03%) CICS
2 1 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.03%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.03%) IIS
2 1 (1.03%) JBoss
2 1 (1.03%) Apache
2 1 (1.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.09%) MS Office
2 2 (2.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (3.09%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (2.06%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.03%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.03%) Oracle TCA
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.15%) VoIP
1 5 (5.15%) WAN
1 5 (5.15%) DHCP
1 5 (5.15%) TCP/IP
1 5 (5.15%) RTP
1 5 (5.15%) H.323
1 5 (5.15%) VLAN
1 5 (5.15%) Wireshark
2 4 (4.12%) NetScaler
2 4 (4.12%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (3.09%) Internet
4 1 (1.03%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.37%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.25%) Data Mining
2 8 (8.25%) Big Data
3 3 (3.09%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (3.09%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.09%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.06%) DB2
5 1 (1.03%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (1.03%) DataStage
5 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.03%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.03%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 29 (29.90%) Selenium
2 13 (13.40%) Ranorex
3 12 (12.37%) QuickTest Pro
4 10 (10.31%) TestComplete
5 7 (7.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (6.19%) NUnit
7 5 (5.15%) FogBugz
8 4 (4.12%) CruiseControl
8 4 (4.12%) Subversion
8 4 (4.12%) FitNesse
8 4 (4.12%) NeoLoad
9 2 (2.06%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.03%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (1.03%) Appium
10 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.03%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (1.03%) Oracle APEX
General
1 18 (18.56%) Finance
2 13 (13.40%) Marketing
3 11 (11.34%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.12%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.12%) Electronics
5 1 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (35.05%) Analyst
2 20 (20.62%) Tester
3 19 (19.59%) Test Analyst
4 12 (12.37%) Developer
5 10 (10.31%) Software Tester
6 8 (8.25%) Architect
6 8 (8.25%) Data Analyst
6 8 (8.25%) Insight Analyst
7 7 (7.22%) Software Developer
7 7 (7.22%) Software Engineer
8 6 (6.19%) Network Architect
9 5 (5.15%) Senior Tester
10 4 (4.12%) Team Leader
10 4 (4.12%) C# Developer
10 4 (4.12%) Junior
10 4 (4.12%) Project Manager
10 4 (4.12%) QA Engineer
11 3 (3.09%) QA Tester
11 3 (3.09%) Automation Test Analyst
11 3 (3.09%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (26.80%) .NET
2 9 (9.28%) HTML
3 7 (7.22%) WCF
4 6 (6.19%) .NET Framework
5 5 (5.15%) ASP.NET
6 4 (4.12%) CSS
6 4 (4.12%) HTML5
6 4 (4.12%) LINQ
6 4 (4.12%) Mono for Android
7 3 (3.09%) jQuery
7 3 (3.09%) WPF
7 3 (3.09%) Velocity
8 2 (2.06%) WinForms
8 2 (2.06%) Web Services
8 2 (2.06%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (2.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (1.03%) REST
9 1 (1.03%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.03%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.43%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.31%) Mobile App
2 10 (10.31%) Mathematics
3 8 (8.25%) Visualisation
4 6 (6.19%) User Experience
4 6 (6.19%) Statistics
4 6 (6.19%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.15%) Open Source
6 4 (4.12%) DTV
6 4 (4.12%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.06%) Clustering
7 2 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.03%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.03%) VSAM
8 1 (1.03%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.03%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.03%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.37%) Windows
2 5 (5.15%) Android
3 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (45.36%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (24.74%) Scrum
3 18 (18.56%) Project Management
4 15 (15.46%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (13.40%) TDD
5 13 (13.40%) V-Model
6 12 (12.37%) Automated Testing
6 12 (12.37%) Software Engineering
6 12 (12.37%) Software Testing
7 11 (11.34%) Manual Testing
7 11 (11.34%) Analytics
8 9 (9.28%) Test Automation
8 9 (9.28%) Unit Testing
8 9 (9.28%) Workflow
9 8 (8.25%) MVC
9 8 (8.25%) Workflow Management
9 8 (8.25%) ITIL
9 8 (8.25%) Waterfall
9 8 (8.25%) Performance Management
9 8 (8.25%) Marketing Analytics
Programming Languages
1 25 (25.77%) C#
2 24 (24.74%) SQL
3 15 (15.46%) Java
4 8 (8.25%) Python
4 8 (8.25%) R
5 7 (7.22%) C++
6 6 (6.19%) T-SQL
6 6 (6.19%) VBA
7 5 (5.15%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.03%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.03%) COBOL
8 1 (1.03%) C
8 1 (1.03%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 29 (29.90%) Degree
2 23 (23.71%) ISEB
3 15 (15.46%) ISTQB
4 8 (8.25%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (5.15%) MCSE
6 5 (5.15%) CCNA
6 5 (5.15%) MCITP
7 4 (4.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (4.12%) PMP
7 4 (4.12%) PMI Certification
8 3 (3.09%) MBA
8 3 (3.09%) CCIE
8 3 (3.09%) CCNP
8 3 (3.09%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 3 (3.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 5 (5.15%) Active Directory
1 5 (5.15%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (12.37%) Cisco
2 9 (9.28%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.22%) Juniper
3 7 (7.22%) Blue Coat
3 7 (7.22%) F5
4 5 (5.15%) Avaya
4 5 (5.15%) VMware
4 5 (5.15%) Oracle
4 5 (5.15%) SAP
5 4 (4.12%) Citrix
5 4 (4.12%) New Relic
6 3 (3.09%) Tableau
7 1 (1.03%) IBM
Nottingham
Ascent People
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Gala Leisure (Gala Bingo)
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 10% bonus, pension, health, etc.
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Xpertise Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Candidate Source
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + car + bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £42000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago