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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Testing
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 73 85 83
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 12 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.31% 0.62% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 0.71% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 14
Median salary £30,000 £34,000 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +2.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,600 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £38,800 £39,250
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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
802 849 931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 87.75% 87.98% 87.09%
Number of salaries quoted 652 591 697
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 23 February 2017.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 10 (58.82%) Automation Testing
3 7 (41.18%) Manual Testing
4 6 (35.29%) Ruby
4 6 (35.29%) TDD
4 6 (35.29%) Finance
4 6 (35.29%) Java
5 4 (23.53%) QA
5 4 (23.53%) Selenium
5 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
6 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
6 3 (17.65%) Go
6 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (17.65%) Kanban
6 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
6 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
6 3 (17.65%) Scala
6 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (17.65%) BDD
6 3 (17.65%) Behat
6 3 (17.65%) Big Data
6 3 (17.65%) HTML
6 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
6 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
6 3 (17.65%) PHP
6 3 (17.65%) CSS
6 3 (17.65%) Web Services
6 3 (17.65%) XML
6 3 (17.65%) Unix

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Selenium
2 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 3 (17.65%) JIRA
3 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Banking
2 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Automation Test Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Manual Test Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Test Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Junior
3 5 (29.41%) Junior Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Project Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Project Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Quality Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Quality Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Test Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Software Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Test Automation Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Test Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Testing Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Testing Project Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Junior Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Junior Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) QA Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Behat
1 3 (17.65%) CSS
1 3 (17.65%) HTML
1 3 (17.65%) JSON
1 3 (17.65%) Web Services
1 3 (17.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) Automation Testing
3 7 (41.18%) Manual Testing
4 6 (35.29%) TDD
5 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
6 3 (17.65%) BDD
6 3 (17.65%) Kanban
6 3 (17.65%) Scrum
6 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
6 3 (17.65%) Web Development
7 2 (11.76%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 2 (11.76%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) Java
2 6 (35.29%) Ruby
3 3 (17.65%) Go
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 3 (17.65%) PHP
3 3 (17.65%) Python
3 3 (17.65%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
1 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft