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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 88 65 61
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -4
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 14 43 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.32% 3.39% 2.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 3.89% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 13 37 30
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £27,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £44,200 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
922 1105 894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 87.15% 87.01% 86.13%
Number of salaries quoted 741 831 712
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £50,000 £70,000
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 30 September 2016.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 21 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (80.77%) QA
2 14 (53.85%) Degree
3 13 (50.00%) ISEB
4 12 (46.15%) JIRA
4 12 (46.15%) Defect Management
5 11 (42.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 11 (42.31%) Functional Testing
5 11 (42.31%) Ranorex
5 11 (42.31%) Test Automation
5 11 (42.31%) ISTQB
5 11 (42.31%) Java
6 10 (38.46%) C#
6 10 (38.46%) SDLC
7 9 (34.62%) Automation Testing
8 8 (30.77%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 8 (30.77%) TestDirector
8 8 (30.77%) ISEB Practitioner
8 8 (30.77%) HP Quality Center
9 7 (26.92%) Selenium
10 6 (23.08%) MS Office
11 5 (19.23%) Finance
11 5 (19.23%) Regression Testing
11 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
11 5 (19.23%) Electronic Trading
11 5 (19.23%) Manual Testing
11 5 (19.23%) Marketing
12 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
12 4 (15.38%) Internet
12 4 (15.38%) CAD

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 6 (23.08%) MS Office
2 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (46.15%) JIRA
2 11 (42.31%) Ranorex
3 8 (30.77%) TestDirector
4 7 (26.92%) Selenium
5 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
6 2 (7.69%) Cucumber
6 2 (7.69%) WebDriver
7 1 (3.85%) Maven
7 1 (3.85%) TestComplete
7 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
1 5 (19.23%) Marketing
2 2 (7.69%) Publishing
3 1 (3.85%) Electronics
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Test Automation Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Test Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) QA Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Test Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Product Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Senior QA Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Automation Test Lead
5 3 (11.54%) Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Developer in Test
5 3 (11.54%) QA Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) QA Test Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Testing Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Automation Tester
6 2 (7.69%) Java Automation Tester
6 2 (7.69%) Senior QA Test Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
1 2 (7.69%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (15.38%) Internet of Things
2 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.69%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (7.69%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Unix
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) Defect Management
3 11 (42.31%) Functional Testing
3 11 (42.31%) Test Automation
4 10 (38.46%) SDLC
5 9 (34.62%) Automation Testing
6 5 (19.23%) Electronic Trading
6 5 (19.23%) Manual Testing
6 5 (19.23%) Regression Testing
7 4 (15.38%) CAD
7 4 (15.38%) Prototyping
7 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
7 4 (15.38%) Waterfall
8 3 (11.54%) Automated Testing
9 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (7.69%) Performance Management
9 2 (7.69%) Time Management
9 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (7.69%) V-Model
9 2 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) Java
2 10 (38.46%) C#
3 4 (15.38%) SQL
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) Degree
2 13 (50.00%) ISEB
3 11 (42.31%) ISTQB
3 11 (42.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (30.77%) ISEB Practitioner
4 8 (30.77%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (80.77%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (3.85%) SAP
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