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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 90 77 92
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +15
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 3 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.32% 1.73% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 1.99% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 17 12
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +15.25%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
809 903 966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 85.88% 86.66% 90.79%
Number of salaries quoted 567 693 774
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 29 (90.63%) QA
2 22 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (68.75%) SDLC
3 21 (65.63%) Finance
4 20 (62.50%) C#
4 20 (62.50%) Test Automation
5 18 (56.25%) Java
6 17 (53.13%) Functional Testing
7 16 (50.00%) Ranorex
8 12 (37.50%) ISEB
8 12 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 11 (34.38%) ISTQB
10 10 (31.25%) Degree
11 9 (28.13%) JIRA
11 9 (28.13%) Automation Testing
12 7 (21.88%) Computer Science
12 7 (21.88%) Defect Management
13 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (18.75%) Legal
13 6 (18.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 6 (18.75%) Electronic Trading
13 6 (18.75%) Performance Management
14 5 (15.63%) Marketing
14 5 (15.63%) Regression Testing
15 4 (12.50%) Windows
15 4 (12.50%) MS Office
15 4 (12.50%) Waterfall
15 4 (12.50%) Selenium
15 4 (12.50%) Credit Risk
15 4 (12.50%) Test Scripting

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (50.00%) Ranorex
2 9 (28.13%) JIRA
3 4 (12.50%) Selenium
4 1 (3.13%) HP UFT
4 1 (3.13%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.13%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (65.63%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Legal
3 5 (15.63%) Marketing
4 3 (9.38%) Publishing
5 1 (3.13%) Games
5 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Tester
2 13 (40.63%) Developer
3 10 (31.25%) Lead Developer
4 9 (28.13%) Analyst
4 9 (28.13%) Automation Tester
5 8 (25.00%) Test Analyst
6 6 (18.75%) Lead Tester
7 5 (15.63%) Software Tester
8 4 (12.50%) C# Developer
8 4 (12.50%) Developer in Test
8 4 (12.50%) Java Developer
8 4 (12.50%) Lead C# Developer
8 4 (12.50%) Lead Java Developer
9 3 (9.38%) Graduate
9 3 (9.38%) Junior
9 3 (9.38%) Pensions Analyst
9 3 (9.38%) QA Analyst
10 2 (6.25%) Java Team Leader
10 2 (6.25%) Software Test Analyst
10 2 (6.25%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) SOAP
1 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Computer Science
2 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (12.50%) Credit Risk
4 2 (6.25%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (68.75%) SDLC
2 20 (62.50%) Test Automation
3 17 (53.13%) Functional Testing
4 9 (28.13%) Automation Testing
5 7 (21.88%) Defect Management
6 6 (18.75%) Electronic Trading
6 6 (18.75%) Performance Management
7 5 (15.63%) Regression Testing
8 4 (12.50%) Test Scripting
8 4 (12.50%) Test Strategy
8 4 (12.50%) Waterfall
9 3 (9.38%) Non-Functional Testing
9 3 (9.38%) Re-Platforming
10 2 (6.25%) Data Security
10 2 (6.25%) Manual Testing
10 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
10 2 (6.25%) Open Source
10 2 (6.25%) Test Planning
11 1 (3.13%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 20 (62.50%) C#
2 18 (56.25%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) ISEB
1 12 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 11 (34.38%) ISTQB
3 10 (31.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (90.63%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) HP
2 1 (3.13%) Kronos
2 1 (3.13%) SAP
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: standard Experian package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £3k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: £30k - £45k + 10% pension + health + 25 days hols
Posted: 14 days ago