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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 67 59 72
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 20 45 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.23% 3.87% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.64% 4.29% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 17 27 17
Median salary £35,000 £38,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £27,500 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £48,500 £40,380
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Software Testing
Nottinghamshire

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
759 1048 799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 84.62% 90.11% 84.02%
Number of salaries quoted 629 826 606
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,454 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 25 July 2016.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 28 (84.85%) QA
2 23 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (42.42%) ISEB
4 13 (39.39%) Java
4 13 (39.39%) Degree
4 13 (39.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 12 (36.36%) Functional Testing
5 12 (36.36%) Defect Management
6 11 (33.33%) JIRA
6 11 (33.33%) C#
7 10 (30.30%) ISTQB
7 10 (30.30%) Ranorex
7 10 (30.30%) SDLC
8 9 (27.27%) Test Automation
8 9 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
8 9 (27.27%) Test Scripting
8 9 (27.27%) Regression Testing
9 8 (24.24%) Finance
9 8 (24.24%) SQL
9 8 (24.24%) MS Office
9 8 (24.24%) Waterfall
10 7 (21.21%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 7 (21.21%) Automation Testing
10 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (21.21%) TestDirector
10 7 (21.21%) ISEB Practitioner
10 7 (21.21%) Selenium
11 6 (18.18%) .NET
11 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
12 5 (15.15%) MS Excel

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:

Applications
1 8 (24.24%) MS Office
2 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (33.33%) JIRA
2 10 (30.30%) Ranorex
3 7 (21.21%) Selenium
3 7 (21.21%) TestDirector
4 2 (6.06%) Cucumber
4 2 (6.06%) HP UFT
4 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.03%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.03%) TestComplete
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Marketing
2 4 (12.12%) Publishing
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Analyst
2 9 (27.27%) QA Analyst
3 8 (24.24%) Test Analyst
4 7 (21.21%) QA Test Analyst
4 7 (21.21%) Test Automation Engineer
5 6 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (18.18%) Senior QA Analyst
6 5 (15.15%) Test Engineer
6 5 (15.15%) Tester
7 4 (12.12%) Developer
7 4 (12.12%) Developer in Test
7 4 (12.12%) Product Analyst
7 4 (12.12%) Senior QA Test Analyst
7 4 (12.12%) Senior Test Analyst
8 3 (9.09%) Automation Test Lead
8 3 (9.09%) QA Engineer
8 3 (9.09%) Software Tester
8 3 (9.09%) Testing Engineer
9 2 (6.06%) C# Developer
9 2 (6.06%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) .NET
2 3 (9.09%) Gherkin
3 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.12%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (12.12%) Internet of Things
2 4 (12.12%) Mainframe
3 3 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Unix
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (36.36%) Defect Management
2 12 (36.36%) Functional Testing
3 10 (30.30%) SDLC
4 9 (27.27%) Regression Testing
4 9 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 9 (27.27%) Test Scripting
5 8 (24.24%) Waterfall
6 7 (21.21%) Automation Testing
7 5 (15.15%) Manual Testing
8 4 (12.12%) CAD
8 4 (12.12%) Electronic Trading
8 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
8 4 (12.12%) Performance Management
8 4 (12.12%) Prototyping
8 4 (12.12%) Test Strategy
8 4 (12.12%) V-Model
9 2 (6.06%) Test Planning
10 1 (3.03%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 1 (3.03%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) Java
2 11 (33.33%) C#
3 8 (24.24%) SQL
4 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) ISEB
2 13 (39.39%) Degree
2 13 (39.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (30.30%) ISTQB
4 7 (21.21%) ISEB Practitioner
4 7 (21.21%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (84.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) IBM
3 2 (6.06%) HP
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