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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 12 17 44
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +27
Permanent jobs citing QA 153 141 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 15.53% 11.37% 5.38%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 77.66% 55.95% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 147 108 44
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,950 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%
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
197 252 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 20.00% 20.32% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 175 171 72
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,875 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 26 August 2016.

QA Salary Histogram in Nottingham

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 26 August 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.

1 111 (50.45%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (41.82%) SDLC
3 90 (40.91%) Software Engineering
4 68 (30.91%) Finance
5 66 (30.00%) C#
6 64 (29.09%) DevOps
7 57 (25.91%) Automated Testing
8 52 (23.64%) SQL
9 49 (22.27%) Test Automation
10 44 (20.00%) Java
11 40 (18.18%) .NET
11 40 (18.18%) Oracle
12 37 (16.82%) Release Management
13 36 (16.36%) SQL Server
14 34 (15.45%) Unix
14 34 (15.45%) Degree
15 32 (14.55%) JavaScript
16 30 (13.64%) ISEB
16 30 (13.64%) Microsoft
16 30 (13.64%) Functional Testing
17 27 (12.27%) JIRA
17 27 (12.27%) Software Testing
18 25 (11.36%) TDD
18 25 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
19 24 (10.91%) Line Management
19 24 (10.91%) Node.js
19 24 (10.91%) ISTQB
19 24 (10.91%) Linux
20 23 (10.45%) OO
20 23 (10.45%) E-Commerce

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 8 (3.64%) Oracle Workflow
2 7 (3.18%) JBoss
2 7 (3.18%) Tomcat
3 6 (2.73%) Apache
4 3 (1.36%) IIS
4 3 (1.36%) iPlanet
4 3 (1.36%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.91%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 1 (0.45%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.45%) Confluence
6 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 17 (7.73%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.09%) MS Office
3 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (5.91%) Oracle Applications
1 13 (5.91%) Oracle EBS R12
2 11 (5.00%) Oracle Receivables
3 10 (4.55%) Oracle Assets
3 10 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (4.55%) Oracle Financials
3 10 (4.55%) Oracle Payables
4 7 (3.18%) Oracle Cash Management
5 6 (2.73%) Oracle 11i
5 6 (2.73%) Oracle General Ledger
6 5 (2.27%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 4 (1.82%) Oracle TCA
8 2 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.91%) Oracle iRecruitment
8 2 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.91%) SaaS
2 1 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.64%) Internet
2 4 (1.82%) Extranet
2 4 (1.82%) Intranet
2 4 (1.82%) MRTG
2 4 (1.82%) OpenLDAP
2 4 (1.82%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.36%) LDAP
4 1 (0.45%) HTTP
4 1 (0.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (16.36%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.64%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 8 (3.64%) Oracle Discoverer
2 8 (3.64%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (2.73%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.82%) MySQL
5 3 (1.36%) DB2
5 3 (1.36%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.91%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.91%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.91%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.45%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 1 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (12.27%) JIRA
2 18 (8.18%) Git (software)
3 17 (7.73%) Selenium
3 17 (7.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (6.36%) Cucumber
5 13 (5.91%) Ranorex
6 10 (4.55%) TestDirector
6 10 (4.55%) Visual Studio
7 8 (3.64%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (1.82%) JMeter
8 4 (1.82%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (1.82%) SoapUI
9 3 (1.36%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.36%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.91%) Calabash
10 2 (0.91%) CasperJS
10 2 (0.91%) HP UFT
10 2 (0.91%) NUnit
10 2 (0.91%) Subversion
11 1 (0.45%) JUnit
General
1 68 (30.91%) Finance
2 20 (9.09%) Retail
3 15 (6.82%) Back Office
4 8 (3.64%) Publishing
5 7 (3.18%) Marketing
6 6 (2.73%) Billing
7 4 (1.82%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.82%) General Ledger
8 3 (1.36%) Local Government
8 3 (1.36%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.91%) Electronics
9 2 (0.91%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.45%) Games
10 1 (0.45%) Law
10 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 49 (22.27%) Analyst
2 32 (14.55%) Developer
3 26 (11.82%) Test Analyst
4 25 (11.36%) QA Engineer
5 22 (10.00%) Software Engineer
6 15 (6.82%) Tester
7 14 (6.36%) QA Analyst
8 13 (5.91%) C++ Software Engineer
9 11 (5.00%) QA Specialist
9 11 (5.00%) QA Test Analyst
10 9 (4.09%) QA Manager
10 9 (4.09%) Senior Analyst
10 9 (4.09%) Software Analyst
11 8 (3.64%) Automation Engineer
11 8 (3.64%) Automation Tester
11 8 (3.64%) QA Automation Engineer
11 8 (3.64%) QA Leader
11 8 (3.64%) Release Management Specialist
11 8 (3.64%) Test Engineer
12 7 (3.18%) Development Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (18.18%) .NET
2 24 (10.91%) Node.js
3 18 (8.18%) ASP.NET
3 18 (8.18%) HTML
4 17 (7.73%) XML
5 13 (5.91%) Web Services
6 11 (5.00%) CSS
7 8 (3.64%) AngularJS
8 7 (3.18%) .NET Framework
8 7 (3.18%) Apache Axis
8 7 (3.18%) Gherkin
8 7 (3.18%) J2EE
8 7 (3.18%) jQuery
9 6 (2.73%) HTML5
9 6 (2.73%) WCF
10 5 (2.27%) SOAP
11 4 (1.82%) EJB
11 4 (1.82%) Java EE
11 4 (1.82%) JDBC
11 4 (1.82%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (8.18%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.27%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.82%) CESG
4 4 (1.82%) Data Centre
4 4 (1.82%) IBM Mainframe
4 4 (1.82%) Internet of Things
4 4 (1.82%) Mainframe
4 4 (1.82%) User Experience
4 4 (1.82%) VLE
5 3 (1.36%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.91%) NHS
6 2 (0.91%) Replication
7 1 (0.45%) Chip and PIN
7 1 (0.45%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.45%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 34 (15.45%) Unix
2 24 (10.91%) Linux
3 21 (9.55%) Windows
4 4 (1.82%) Oracle Linux
4 4 (1.82%) Solaris
5 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (50.45%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (41.82%) SDLC
3 90 (40.91%) Software Engineering
4 64 (29.09%) DevOps
5 57 (25.91%) Automated Testing
6 49 (22.27%) Test Automation
7 37 (16.82%) Release Management
8 30 (13.64%) Functional Testing
9 27 (12.27%) Software Testing
10 25 (11.36%) TDD
11 24 (10.91%) Line Management
12 23 (10.45%) E-Commerce
12 23 (10.45%) OO
12 23 (10.45%) Scrum
12 23 (10.45%) Test Scripting
13 22 (10.00%) Manual Testing
14 21 (9.55%) Mentoring
15 20 (9.09%) Regression Testing
16 19 (8.64%) User Acceptance Testing
17 18 (8.18%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 66 (30.00%) C#
2 52 (23.64%) SQL
3 44 (20.00%) Java
4 32 (14.55%) JavaScript
5 19 (8.64%) C++
6 18 (8.18%) Shell Script
7 17 (7.73%) C
7 17 (7.73%) Python
8 13 (5.91%) PL/SQL
8 13 (5.91%) PowerShell
9 8 (3.64%) Perl
10 7 (3.18%) Ruby
11 5 (2.27%) PHP
12 4 (1.82%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.91%) Scala
14 1 (0.45%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.45%) VBScript
14 1 (0.45%) XPath
Qualifications
1 34 (15.45%) Degree
2 30 (13.64%) ISEB
3 24 (10.91%) ISTQB
4 12 (5.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (4.55%) ISEB Practitioner
5 10 (4.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 4 (1.82%) CEH
6 4 (1.82%) CREST Certified
6 4 (1.82%) OSCP
6 4 (1.82%) OSWP
7 2 (0.91%) APMP
7 2 (0.91%) MCITP
7 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.91%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.91%) PMP
8 1 (0.45%) CBAP
8 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.09%) SLA
2 5 (2.27%) SEPA
3 3 (1.36%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.91%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.45%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.36%) KVM
Systems Management
1 21 (9.55%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.82%) Ganglia
2 4 (1.82%) Nagios
3 3 (1.36%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 3 (1.36%) yum
Vendors
1 40 (18.18%) Oracle
2 30 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 15 (6.82%) HP
4 4 (1.82%) EMC
4 4 (1.82%) IBM
4 4 (1.82%) NetApp
4 4 (1.82%) Red Hat
4 4 (1.82%) VMware
5 3 (1.36%) FXall
6 2 (0.91%) Facebook
6 2 (0.91%) Google
6 2 (0.91%) SAP
6 2 (0.91%) Twitter
7 1 (0.45%) Atlassian
Nottingham
ECOM
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + 15% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 7 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
onezeero.
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + extensive bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Excellent !!!
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
BJSS Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Pension & Healthcare
Posted: 23 days ago
Nottingham
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 23 days ago