The first table below looks at the demand for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Processes & Methodologies category for the Nottingham region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 82 84 72
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 11 14 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.07% 1.44% 1.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 1.66% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 16
Average salary £39,100 £32,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.30% +20.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £29,050 £16,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £51,250 £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
826 845 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 80.43% 86.93% 76.00%
Number of salaries quoted 619 725 733
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Software Testing
Nottinghamshire

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham region citing Software Testing 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 Software Testing.

1 10 (35.71%) Degree
2 9 (32.14%) QA
2 9 (32.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (32.14%) CRM
2 9 (32.14%) ISEB
3 8 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (17.86%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (17.86%) SQL
5 5 (17.86%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (17.86%) Test Strategy
5 5 (17.86%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (14.29%) Integration Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Test Management
6 4 (14.29%) Oracle
6 4 (14.29%) Windows
6 4 (14.29%) HP
6 4 (14.29%) LoadRunner
6 4 (14.29%) Finance
7 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
7 3 (10.71%) Banking
7 3 (10.71%) Retail
7 3 (10.71%) ISTQB
7 3 (10.71%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (10.71%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (10.71%) Manual Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
7 3 (10.71%) Automation Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
8 2 (7.14%) Performance Testing

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham region citing Software Testing 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 Software Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) DB2
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) LoadRunner
2 3 (10.71%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (7.14%) Selenium
4 1 (3.57%) Subversion
4 1 (3.57%) WebLOAD
4 1 (3.57%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.57%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
2 3 (10.71%) Retail
2 3 (10.71%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Analyst
2 10 (35.71%) Test Analyst
3 9 (32.14%) Tester
4 6 (21.43%) Software Tester
4 6 (21.43%) Test Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Performance Tester
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Tester
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Performance Tester
6 2 (7.14%) Lead Web Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Junior
6 2 (7.14%) Web Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Graduate
6 2 (7.14%) QA Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Junior Test Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.57%) QA Tester
7 1 (3.57%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) CSS
1 2 (7.14%) .NET
1 2 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Credit Risk
2 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Stakeholder Management
1 9 (32.14%) CRM
2 8 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.86%) Test Strategy
4 5 (17.86%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 4 (14.29%) Test Management
6 3 (10.71%) Manual Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
6 3 (10.71%) Automation Testing
7 2 (7.14%) Performance Testing
7 2 (7.14%) Project Management
7 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.57%) Scrum
8 1 (3.57%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.57%) ITIL
8 1 (3.57%) Load Testing
8 1 (3.57%) V-Model
8 1 (3.57%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.57%) VBScript
3 1 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) Degree
2 9 (32.14%) ISEB
3 3 (10.71%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (32.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle
2 4 (14.29%) HP
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco
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