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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 51 27 47
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +20
Permanent jobs citing QA 39 70 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 4.10% 7.16% 3.77%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 50.65% 70.71% 46.99%
Number of salaries quoted 32 45 30
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
77 99 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 8.10% 10.12% 8.02%
Number of salaries quoted 62 70 56
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £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 23 July 2014.

QA Salary Histogram in Nottingham

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 23 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 15 (21.43%) Java
1 15 (21.43%) ISEB
2 14 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (18.57%) Software Testing
3 13 (18.57%) Finance
3 13 (18.57%) Selenium
4 12 (17.14%) Automation Testing
4 12 (17.14%) Scrum
4 12 (17.14%) HTML
5 11 (15.71%) C++
5 11 (15.71%) Project Management
6 9 (12.86%) Automated Testing
6 9 (12.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (12.86%) Microsoft
6 9 (12.86%) JavaScript
6 9 (12.86%) Perl
6 9 (12.86%) SQL
6 9 (12.86%) CSS
6 9 (12.86%) Test Automation
7 8 (11.43%) Waterfall
8 7 (10.00%) Mocha
8 7 (10.00%) Manual Testing
8 7 (10.00%) Git (software)
8 7 (10.00%) Multivariate Testing
8 7 (10.00%) Jasmine
8 7 (10.00%) MS Office
8 7 (10.00%) ITIL
8 7 (10.00%) C#
9 6 (8.57%) PRINCE2
9 6 (8.57%) Windows

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Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (4.29%) Moodle
2 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (10.00%) MS Office
2 3 (4.29%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) Internet
2 1 (1.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.71%) DB2
2 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.43%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 13 (18.57%) Selenium
2 7 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.00%) Mocha
2 7 (10.00%) Jasmine
3 5 (7.14%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (5.71%) Ranorex
5 3 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.86%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.86%) TestComplete
6 2 (2.86%) Bugzilla
6 2 (2.86%) CruiseControl
6 2 (2.86%) Subversion
6 2 (2.86%) Maven
6 2 (2.86%) Ant
6 2 (2.86%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.86%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.43%) JUnit
7 1 (1.43%) NUnit
7 1 (1.43%) FitNesse
General
1 13 (18.57%) Finance
2 4 (5.71%) Banking
2 4 (5.71%) Marketing
3 3 (4.29%) Law
4 1 (1.43%) Retail
4 1 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 33 (47.14%) Analyst
2 17 (24.29%) Test Analyst
3 14 (20.00%) Tester
4 13 (18.57%) Developer
5 10 (14.29%) QA Analyst
6 7 (10.00%) Software Tester
6 7 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (8.57%) Test Engineer
8 5 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (7.14%) Business Analyst
9 4 (5.71%) Software Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) Senior Tester
9 4 (5.71%) Software Test Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) Delivery Manager
9 4 (5.71%) Software Test Analyst
9 4 (5.71%) Senior Software Tester
10 3 (4.29%) Automation Tester
10 3 (4.29%) PMO Analyst
10 3 (4.29%) Junior Test Engineer
10 3 (4.29%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.14%) HTML
2 9 (12.86%) CSS
3 5 (7.14%) Web Services
4 4 (5.71%) SOAP
4 4 (5.71%) HTML5
4 4 (5.71%) Gherkin
5 3 (4.29%) REST
5 3 (4.29%) jQuery
5 3 (4.29%) Spring
5 3 (4.29%) JSON
5 3 (4.29%) Struts
5 3 (4.29%) .NET
5 3 (4.29%) J2EE
5 3 (4.29%) JDBC
5 3 (4.29%) JSP
5 3 (4.29%) Servlets
5 3 (4.29%) XML
5 3 (4.29%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (4.29%) LAMP
6 2 (2.86%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.71%) PMI
3 3 (4.29%) Credit Risk
3 3 (4.29%) Open Source
3 3 (4.29%) iPad
3 3 (4.29%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.86%) NHS
5 1 (1.43%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.43%) Statistics
5 1 (1.43%) Informatics
5 1 (1.43%) Health Informatics
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.57%) Windows
2 3 (4.29%) Android
2 3 (4.29%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.29%) Windows Phone
3 2 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (18.57%) Software Testing
3 12 (17.14%) Scrum
3 12 (17.14%) Automation Testing
4 11 (15.71%) Project Management
5 9 (12.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (12.86%) Automated Testing
5 9 (12.86%) Test Automation
6 8 (11.43%) Waterfall
7 7 (10.00%) Multivariate Testing
7 7 (10.00%) Manual Testing
7 7 (10.00%) ITIL
8 6 (8.57%) PRINCE2
8 6 (8.57%) Time Management
9 5 (7.14%) Test Management
9 5 (7.14%) Test Scripting
9 5 (7.14%) Unit Testing
9 5 (7.14%) Change Control
9 5 (7.14%) Regression Testing
9 5 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.43%) Java
2 11 (15.71%) C++
3 9 (12.86%) JavaScript
3 9 (12.86%) Perl
3 9 (12.86%) SQL
4 7 (10.00%) C#
5 4 (5.71%) Ruby
6 1 (1.43%) C
6 1 (1.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (21.43%) ISEB
2 6 (8.57%) ISTQB
2 6 (8.57%) Degree
3 4 (5.71%) PMP
3 4 (5.71%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.86%) OCPJP
4 2 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.43%) CBAP
5 1 (1.43%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) WAI
1 3 (4.29%) P3O
Systems Management
1 4 (5.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (12.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.71%) Oracle
2 4 (5.71%) IBM
2 4 (5.71%) TSYS
3 1 (1.43%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.43%) SAP
3 1 (1.43%) HP
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