The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Testing
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 77 75 75
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 13 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.40% 0.90% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 1.03% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 16
Median salary £31,250 £37,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £40,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Nottingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
792 778 892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 85.53% 87.12% 89.02%
Number of salaries quoted 661 548 701
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Nottingham region citing Software Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Nottingham region.

Software Testing Salary Trend in Nottingham

Software Testing
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing Software Testing 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 Software Testing.

1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) Automation Testing
3 9 (42.86%) SQL
4 8 (38.10%) Selenium
4 8 (38.10%) Manual Testing
5 7 (33.33%) Java
6 6 (28.57%) Finance
6 6 (28.57%) JIRA
6 6 (28.57%) QA
7 5 (23.81%) Test Scripting
7 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
7 5 (23.81%) ISTQB
7 5 (23.81%) TDD
8 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
8 4 (19.05%) Ruby
8 4 (19.05%) Web Development
8 4 (19.05%) Degree
8 4 (19.05%) Functional Testing
8 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (14.29%) Defect Management
9 3 (14.29%) Ranorex
9 3 (14.29%) BDD
9 3 (14.29%) Big Data
9 3 (14.29%) ISEB
9 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
9 3 (14.29%) Banking
9 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (9.52%) Scrum
10 2 (9.52%) PHP
10 2 (9.52%) C#

Software Testing
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:

Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Selenium
2 6 (28.57%) JIRA
3 3 (14.29%) Ranorex
4 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
4 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
4 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
4 2 (9.52%) WebDriver
5 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.76%) Maven
5 1 (4.76%) TestComplete
5 1 (4.76%) TestDirector
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
3 3 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Electronics
4 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Analyst
2 8 (38.10%) Automation Test Analyst
2 8 (38.10%) Test Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) Manual Test Analyst
4 6 (28.57%) Test Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Junior
5 4 (19.05%) Junior Analyst
6 3 (14.29%) Agile Project Manager
6 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
6 3 (14.29%) QA Engineer
6 3 (14.29%) Test Automation Manager
6 3 (14.29%) Testing Project Manager
7 2 (9.52%) Junior Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Junior Test Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Quality Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Quality Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Test Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Software Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Testing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Behat
1 2 (9.52%) CSS
1 2 (9.52%) HTML
1 2 (9.52%) JSON
1 2 (9.52%) Web Services
1 2 (9.52%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) Automation Testing
3 8 (38.10%) Manual Testing
4 5 (23.81%) TDD
4 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
4 5 (23.81%) Test Scripting
5 4 (19.05%) Functional Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Web Development
6 3 (14.29%) BDD
6 3 (14.29%) Defect Management
6 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.52%) Automated Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (9.52%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 2 (9.52%) Electronic Trading
7 2 (9.52%) Kanban
7 2 (9.52%) Scrum
7 2 (9.52%) SDLC
7 2 (9.52%) Time Management
7 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (19.05%) Ruby
4 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.52%) C#
5 2 (9.52%) Go
5 2 (9.52%) PHP
5 2 (9.52%) Python
5 2 (9.52%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) ISTQB
2 4 (19.05%) Degree
3 3 (14.29%) ISEB
4 1 (4.76%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) SAP
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago