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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 80 71 79
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 12 30 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.38% 2.47% 2.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 2.78% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 21
Median salary £28,450 £40,000 £34,200
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.87% +16.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £43,200
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
744 1079 881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 85.81% 88.95% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 591 869 636
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 £60,000
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 26 June 2016.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 (84.00%) QA
2 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (36.00%) ISEB
3 9 (36.00%) Test Scripting
4 8 (32.00%) Finance
4 8 (32.00%) MS Office
4 8 (32.00%) Waterfall
4 8 (32.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (32.00%) Defect Management
5 7 (28.00%) Java
5 7 (28.00%) SQL
5 7 (28.00%) Regression Testing
5 7 (28.00%) Degree
6 6 (24.00%) .NET
7 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 5 (20.00%) C#
7 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (20.00%) ISTQB
7 5 (20.00%) Marketing
8 4 (16.00%) Selenium
8 4 (16.00%) JIRA
8 4 (16.00%) IBM Mainframe
8 4 (16.00%) Manual Testing
8 4 (16.00%) Performance Management
8 4 (16.00%) V-Model
8 4 (16.00%) Publishing
8 4 (16.00%) Internet
8 4 (16.00%) CAD
8 4 (16.00%) Mainframe

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 (32.00%) MS Office
2 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) JIRA
1 4 (16.00%) Selenium
2 3 (12.00%) Ranorex
3 2 (8.00%) HP UFT
3 2 (8.00%) TestDirector
4 1 (4.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Marketing
3 4 (16.00%) Publishing
4 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) QA Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Senior QA Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Test Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Developer in Test
4 4 (16.00%) Product Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Senior QA Test Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Software Tester
4 4 (16.00%) Tester
5 3 (12.00%) QA Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.00%) QA Tester
6 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Software QA Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Test Automation Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (16.00%) Internet of Things
2 4 (16.00%) Mainframe
3 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (8.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.00%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Unix
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) Test Scripting
3 8 (32.00%) Defect Management
3 8 (32.00%) Waterfall
4 7 (28.00%) Regression Testing
5 4 (16.00%) CAD
5 4 (16.00%) Functional Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Manual Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (16.00%) Performance Management
5 4 (16.00%) Prototyping
5 4 (16.00%) SDLC
5 4 (16.00%) Test Strategy
5 4 (16.00%) V-Model
6 2 (8.00%) Automation Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Electronic Trading
6 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (8.00%) Test Planning
7 1 (4.00%) Project Planning
7 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) Java
1 7 (28.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) ISEB
2 8 (32.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (28.00%) Degree
4 5 (20.00%) ISTQB
5 2 (8.00%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (8.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (84.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) IBM
3 2 (8.00%) HP