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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 82 97 88
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -9
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 15 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.56% 0.71% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 0.81% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 11
Median salary £34,500 £36,250 £43,200
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.82% -16.08%
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
846 1106 906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 88.13% 87.50% 87.62%
Number of salaries quoted 639 864 675
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
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 3 May 2016.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 18 (81.82%) QA
2 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (40.91%) Test Scripting
3 9 (40.91%) Regression Testing
3 9 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (36.36%) Waterfall
4 8 (36.36%) Java
5 7 (31.82%) SQL
5 7 (31.82%) Finance
6 6 (27.27%) C#
6 6 (27.27%) .NET
6 6 (27.27%) ISEB
6 6 (27.27%) SDLC
6 6 (27.27%) Defect Management
6 6 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
8 4 (18.18%) Mainframe
8 4 (18.18%) IBM
8 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
8 4 (18.18%) Unix
8 4 (18.18%) ISTQB
8 4 (18.18%) IBM Mainframe
8 4 (18.18%) Selenium
8 4 (18.18%) JIRA
8 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
8 4 (18.18%) Test Strategy
8 4 (18.18%) Functional Testing
9 3 (13.64%) Automation Testing
9 3 (13.64%) Ranorex
9 3 (13.64%) Performance Management

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 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) JIRA
1 4 (18.18%) Selenium
2 3 (13.64%) Ranorex
3 2 (9.09%) HP UFT
4 1 (4.55%) SpecFlow
4 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.55%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Publishing
3 2 (9.09%) Marketing
3 2 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Analyst
1 8 (36.36%) Test Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Tester
3 6 (27.27%) QA Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) QA Test Analyst
4 5 (22.73%) Software Tester
5 4 (18.18%) Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Senior QA Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Senior QA Test Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Automation Tester
6 2 (9.09%) Developer in Test
6 2 (9.09%) Lead Tester
6 2 (9.09%) QA Leader
6 2 (9.09%) Software QA Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Software QA Tester
6 2 (9.09%) Test Automation Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.55%) Gherkin
2 1 (4.55%) SOAP
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (18.18%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (18.18%) Mainframe
3 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.09%) Credit Risk
3 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Unix
2 3 (13.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) Regression Testing
2 9 (40.91%) Test Scripting
3 8 (36.36%) Waterfall
4 6 (27.27%) Defect Management
4 6 (27.27%) SDLC
5 4 (18.18%) Functional Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 4 (18.18%) Test Strategy
6 3 (13.64%) Automation Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Manual Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Performance Management
6 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
7 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (9.09%) Test Planning
7 2 (9.09%) V-Model
8 1 (4.55%) BDD
8 1 (4.55%) Change Control
8 1 (4.55%) Re-Platforming
8 1 (4.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) Java
2 7 (31.82%) SQL
3 6 (27.27%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) ISEB
1 6 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (18.18%) ISTQB
3 2 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (81.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) IBM
2 3 (13.64%) HP
3 1 (4.55%) Kronos
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) SAP