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 11 July 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 73 74 61
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 16 15 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.68% 1.58% 2.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% 1.96% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 13
Average salary £33,000 £28,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% -13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £19,950 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £38,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
761 767 768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 79.94% 80.57% 77.65%
Number of salaries quoted 562 656 608
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
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 11 July 2014.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 11 (45.83%) Stakeholder Management
1 11 (45.83%) CRM
2 9 (37.50%) ISEB
3 8 (33.33%) QA
3 8 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 7 (29.17%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (29.17%) Test Management
4 7 (29.17%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (29.17%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (20.83%) System Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Performance Testing
7 4 (16.67%) SQL
7 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 4 (16.67%) Integration Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Automation Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Windows
8 3 (12.50%) Regression Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Degree
9 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
9 2 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (8.33%) Scrum
9 2 (8.33%) MS Office
9 2 (8.33%) Oracle
9 2 (8.33%) SLA
9 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
10 1 (4.17%) Change Control
10 1 (4.17%) Windows 7

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.17%) DB2
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (4.17%) LoadRunner
2 1 (4.17%) Subversion
2 1 (4.17%) Selenium
2 1 (4.17%) WebLOAD
2 1 (4.17%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
2 1 (4.17%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 1 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (4.17%) Law
1 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Analyst
2 10 (41.67%) Test Analyst
3 7 (29.17%) Test Manager
4 6 (25.00%) Tester
4 6 (25.00%) Software Tester
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Quality Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Software Test Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Test Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Tester
6 2 (8.33%) Team Leader
6 2 (8.33%) QA Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Software Tester
6 2 (8.33%) Test Team Leader
7 1 (4.17%) Lead Tester
7 1 (4.17%) Senior QA Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Junior
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Test Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Junior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Mainframe
1 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.17%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) CRM
1 11 (45.83%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 7 (29.17%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (29.17%) Test Management
4 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (20.83%) System Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Performance Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Integration Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Automation Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Regression Testing
8 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
8 2 (8.33%) Scrum
8 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
9 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
9 1 (4.17%) Change Control
9 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
9 1 (4.17%) Manual Testing
9 1 (4.17%) Project Management
9 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) VBScript
2 1 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) ISEB
2 3 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (8.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) HP
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