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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 33 68 56
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -12
Permanent jobs citing QA 77 28 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 6.04% 2.71% 4.35%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 54.23% 35.90% 35.83%
Number of salaries quoted 69 23 38
Average salary £42,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,936 £32,100 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -
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 78 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 11.15% 7.56% 12.15%
Number of salaries quoted 93 63 106
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 24 April 2015.

QA Salary Histogram in Nottingham

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 50 (42.37%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (30.51%) Selenium
3 34 (28.81%) SQL
4 33 (27.97%) Finance
5 29 (24.58%) .NET
6 28 (23.73%) C#
6 28 (23.73%) Degree
7 24 (20.34%) Scrum
7 24 (20.34%) ISEB
8 22 (18.64%) Java
9 20 (16.95%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (16.10%) Project Management
11 18 (15.25%) Automated Testing
12 16 (13.56%) SQL Server
12 16 (13.56%) TDD
13 15 (12.71%) Marketing
13 15 (12.71%) QuickTest Pro
13 15 (12.71%) Ranorex
13 15 (12.71%) Analytical Skills
14 14 (11.86%) Analytics
14 14 (11.86%) ISTQB
15 13 (11.02%) Software Engineering
15 13 (11.02%) Unit Testing
15 13 (11.02%) Manual Testing
15 13 (11.02%) V-Model
15 13 (11.02%) Microsoft
16 12 (10.17%) TestComplete
16 12 (10.17%) Test Automation
16 12 (10.17%) Waterfall
16 12 (10.17%) Mobile App

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (5.08%) SAS
2 4 (3.39%) CICS
3 2 (1.69%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.69%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.85%) IIS
4 1 (0.85%) JBoss
4 1 (0.85%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (2.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.39%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (3.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (2.54%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.69%) Oracle TCA
3 2 (1.69%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.39%) NetScaler
1 4 (3.39%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (2.54%) VoIP
2 3 (2.54%) WAN
2 3 (2.54%) DHCP
2 3 (2.54%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.54%) Internet
2 3 (2.54%) RTP
2 3 (2.54%) H.323
2 3 (2.54%) VLAN
2 3 (2.54%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.85%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.56%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.78%) Data Mining
2 8 (6.78%) Big Data
3 5 (4.24%) DB2
4 4 (3.39%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.39%) DataStage
4 4 (3.39%) Pentaho
5 3 (2.54%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.54%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.69%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.69%) OLAP
6 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.69%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (1.69%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 36 (30.51%) Selenium
2 15 (12.71%) QuickTest Pro
2 15 (12.71%) Ranorex
3 12 (10.17%) TestComplete
4 9 (7.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (5.08%) NUnit
6 5 (4.24%) NeoLoad
7 4 (3.39%) CruiseControl
7 4 (3.39%) Subversion
7 4 (3.39%) WebDriver
7 4 (3.39%) FitNesse
8 3 (2.54%) TeamCity
8 3 (2.54%) LoadRunner
8 3 (2.54%) Bugzilla
8 3 (2.54%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (2.54%) FogBugz
9 2 (1.69%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (1.69%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.85%) Cucumber
General
1 33 (27.97%) Finance
2 15 (12.71%) Marketing
3 9 (7.63%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.08%) Legal
5 4 (3.39%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.39%) Retail
5 4 (3.39%) Electronics
6 1 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 41 (34.75%) Analyst
2 20 (16.95%) Test Analyst
3 19 (16.10%) Developer
4 17 (14.41%) Tester
5 10 (8.47%) Architect
6 8 (6.78%) Data Analyst
6 8 (6.78%) Insight Analyst
6 8 (6.78%) Data Insight Analyst
7 7 (5.93%) Software Developer
7 7 (5.93%) Software Engineer
8 6 (5.08%) Software Tester
8 6 (5.08%) Senior Tester
8 6 (5.08%) Network Architect
8 6 (5.08%) QA Analyst
9 5 (4.24%) Team Leader
9 5 (4.24%) Automation Analyst
9 5 (4.24%) Automation Test Analyst
10 4 (3.39%) QA Leader
10 4 (3.39%) C# Developer
10 4 (3.39%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (24.58%) .NET
2 11 (9.32%) HTML
3 7 (5.93%) WCF
4 6 (5.08%) .NET Framework
5 5 (4.24%) WPF
5 5 (4.24%) ASP.NET
6 4 (3.39%) CSS
6 4 (3.39%) LINQ
6 4 (3.39%) jQuery
6 4 (3.39%) WinForms
6 4 (3.39%) HTML5
6 4 (3.39%) Mono for Android
7 3 (2.54%) Velocity
7 3 (2.54%) XML
8 2 (1.69%) Web Services
8 2 (1.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (1.69%) Entity Framework
8 2 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.85%) JiBX
9 1 (0.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.71%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (10.17%) Mobile App
3 10 (8.47%) Mathematics
4 8 (6.78%) Visualisation
5 7 (5.93%) Management Information System
6 6 (5.08%) Statistics
6 6 (5.08%) User Experience
7 5 (4.24%) Computer Science
8 4 (3.39%) Open Source
8 4 (3.39%) VSAM
8 4 (3.39%) DTV
8 4 (3.39%) Mainframe
9 3 (2.54%) E-Learning
9 3 (2.54%) Learning Management System
10 2 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.69%) Clustering
11 1 (0.85%) PMI
11 1 (0.85%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.85%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.47%) Windows
2 5 (4.24%) Android
3 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.85%) Linux
3 1 (0.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (42.37%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (20.34%) Scrum
3 20 (16.95%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (16.10%) Project Management
5 18 (15.25%) Automated Testing
6 16 (13.56%) TDD
7 14 (11.86%) Analytics
8 13 (11.02%) Manual Testing
8 13 (11.02%) V-Model
8 13 (11.02%) Software Engineering
8 13 (11.02%) Unit Testing
9 12 (10.17%) Test Automation
9 12 (10.17%) Waterfall
10 11 (9.32%) Software Testing
11 10 (8.47%) Workflow
11 10 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (6.78%) Line Management
12 8 (6.78%) MVC
12 8 (6.78%) Change Management
12 8 (6.78%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (28.81%) SQL
2 28 (23.73%) C#
3 22 (18.64%) Java
4 10 (8.47%) T-SQL
5 8 (6.78%) Python
5 8 (6.78%) R
6 7 (5.93%) C++
7 6 (5.08%) JavaScript
7 6 (5.08%) VBA
8 4 (3.39%) COBOL
9 2 (1.69%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.85%) C
10 1 (0.85%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 28 (23.73%) Degree
2 24 (20.34%) ISEB
3 14 (11.86%) ISTQB
4 6 (5.08%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (3.39%) PMP
5 4 (3.39%) PMI Certification
6 3 (2.54%) MBA
6 3 (2.54%) MCITP
6 3 (2.54%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 3 (2.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (2.54%) MCSE
6 3 (2.54%) CCIE
6 3 (2.54%) CCNP
6 3 (2.54%) CCNA
7 1 (0.85%) ISEB Practitioner
System Software
1 3 (2.54%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.54%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 13 (11.02%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.47%) Cisco
3 7 (5.93%) Juniper
3 7 (5.93%) Blue Coat
3 7 (5.93%) F5
4 6 (5.08%) Oracle
5 5 (4.24%) SAP
5 5 (4.24%) New Relic
6 4 (3.39%) Citrix
7 3 (2.54%) Avaya
7 3 (2.54%) Tableau
7 3 (2.54%) VMware
8 2 (1.69%) IBM
9 1 (0.85%) HP
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: £competitive + package
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26274.00 - £30434.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: £Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Nottingham
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £38000.0000 - £46000.0000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Nottingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago