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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 74 65 83
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +18
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 21 35 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.89% 2.98% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.26% 3.79% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 19 27 10
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% +12.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,540 £37,900
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
931 923 813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 83.80% 78.69% 83.73%
Number of salaries quoted 761 800 692
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 November 2014.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 32 (64.00%) QA
2 27 (54.00%) Degree
3 24 (48.00%) Windows
4 23 (46.00%) Scrum
5 22 (44.00%) ISTQB
6 19 (38.00%) Selenium
6 19 (38.00%) Automation Testing
6 19 (38.00%) Telecoms
6 19 (38.00%) TCP/IP
7 18 (36.00%) RAD
7 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (34.00%) Open Source
9 16 (32.00%) Wireshark
9 16 (32.00%) Risk Analysis
9 16 (32.00%) VoIP
9 16 (32.00%) WAN
10 15 (30.00%) Active Directory
10 15 (30.00%) Avaya
10 15 (30.00%) VMware
11 14 (28.00%) Management Information System
11 14 (28.00%) RTP
11 14 (28.00%) H.323
11 14 (28.00%) CCNA
11 14 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
11 14 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (28.00%) Cisco
11 14 (28.00%) DHCP
11 14 (28.00%) MCSE
11 14 (28.00%) MCITP
11 14 (28.00%) VLAN

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 1 (2.00%) MS Office
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (38.00%) TCP/IP
2 16 (32.00%) VoIP
2 16 (32.00%) WAN
2 16 (32.00%) Wireshark
3 14 (28.00%) RTP
3 14 (28.00%) H.323
3 14 (28.00%) VLAN
3 14 (28.00%) DHCP
4 2 (4.00%) LAN
5 1 (2.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 19 (38.00%) Selenium
2 14 (28.00%) FogBugz
3 7 (14.00%) Ranorex
4 3 (6.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (4.00%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.00%) Appium
General
1 19 (38.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.00%) Finance
3 2 (4.00%) Games
4 1 (2.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.00%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.00%) Law
4 1 (2.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 38 (76.00%) Tester
2 31 (62.00%) Software Tester
3 7 (14.00%) Test Engineer
4 6 (12.00%) Automation Tester
5 5 (10.00%) Senior Software Tester
5 5 (10.00%) Senior Tester
6 4 (8.00%) Graduate
6 4 (8.00%) Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Test Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) QA Tester
7 3 (6.00%) QA Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) QA Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Graduate Software Tester
8 2 (4.00%) Software Test Analyst
9 1 (2.00%) Senior Software Test Analyst
9 1 (2.00%) Lead Software Developer
9 1 (2.00%) Automated Test Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) Gherkin
2 2 (4.00%) .NET
3 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.00%) jQuery
3 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.00%) Open Source
2 14 (28.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.00%) Social Media
5 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 24 (48.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.00%) Android
3 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.00%) Scrum
2 19 (38.00%) Automation Testing
3 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (36.00%) RAD
4 16 (32.00%) Risk Analysis
5 8 (16.00%) Regression Testing
5 8 (16.00%) Test Automation
6 7 (14.00%) Manual Testing
7 6 (12.00%) Test Scripting
8 3 (6.00%) Project Management
8 3 (6.00%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.00%) Web Testing
9 2 (4.00%) Data Analysis
9 2 (4.00%) Automated Testing
9 2 (4.00%) System Testing
10 1 (2.00%) Data Protection
10 1 (2.00%) V-Model
10 1 (2.00%) Waterfall
10 1 (2.00%) Functional Testing
10 1 (2.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.00%) C#
2 10 (20.00%) Java
3 7 (14.00%) Perl
3 7 (14.00%) SQL
3 7 (14.00%) C++
3 7 (14.00%) Ruby
4 3 (6.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (54.00%) Degree
2 22 (44.00%) ISTQB
3 14 (28.00%) MCITP
3 14 (28.00%) MCSE
3 14 (28.00%) CCNA
3 14 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (14.00%) ISEB
5 3 (6.00%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (64.00%) QA
System Software
1 15 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (28.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (30.00%) Avaya
1 15 (30.00%) VMware
2 14 (28.00%) Cisco
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle
4 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
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