The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 43 50 61
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Permanent jobs citing QA 54 54 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 4.84% 4.97% 3.79%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 44.26% 53.47% 43.53%
Number of salaries quoted 43 42 30
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -8.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
QA
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Nottinghamshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
122 101 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 10.94% 9.30% 8.71%
Number of salaries quoted 75 75 69
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £29,000 £28,654
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Nottinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

QA
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA across the Nottinghamshire region.

QA Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

QA
Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

QA Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

QA
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +8 52 £37,500 +7.14% 15
Worksop - 1 £22,500 -
QA
East Midlands

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing QA 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 QA.

1 42 (44.21%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (38.95%) Degree
3 31 (32.63%) Scrum
4 28 (29.47%) Selenium
5 25 (26.32%) .NET
6 24 (25.26%) ISEB
7 20 (21.05%) ISTQB
8 19 (20.00%) C#
8 19 (20.00%) SQL
9 18 (18.95%) Software Testing
10 17 (17.89%) Windows
10 17 (17.89%) Project Management
11 16 (16.84%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (14.74%) Marketing
13 13 (13.68%) V-Model
13 13 (13.68%) Analytics
13 13 (13.68%) Telecoms
13 13 (13.68%) TDD
13 13 (13.68%) Java
13 13 (13.68%) QuickTest Pro
13 13 (13.68%) Cisco
14 12 (12.63%) Microsoft
14 12 (12.63%) Finance
14 12 (12.63%) Automation Testing
14 12 (12.63%) Automated Testing
15 11 (11.58%) Mathematics
15 11 (11.58%) Ranorex
15 11 (11.58%) Cisco Certification
16 10 (10.53%) TCP/IP
16 10 (10.53%) Business Intelligence

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing QA 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 QA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.32%) SAS
2 2 (2.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.05%) IIS
3 1 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (4.21%) MS Office
1 4 (4.21%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.05%) Mingle
2 1 (1.05%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.05%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.53%) TCP/IP
1 10 (10.53%) Wireshark
2 8 (8.42%) RTP
2 8 (8.42%) H.323
2 8 (8.42%) VLAN
2 8 (8.42%) VoIP
2 8 (8.42%) WAN
2 8 (8.42%) DHCP
3 2 (2.11%) NetScaler
3 2 (2.11%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.05%) HTTP
4 1 (1.05%) DNS
4 1 (1.05%) Internet
4 1 (1.05%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.42%) Data Mining
1 8 (8.42%) SQL Server
1 8 (8.42%) Big Data
2 3 (3.16%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.05%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 28 (29.47%) Selenium
2 13 (13.68%) QuickTest Pro
3 11 (11.58%) Ranorex
4 8 (8.42%) FogBugz
5 7 (7.37%) TestComplete
6 5 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (4.21%) FitNesse
7 4 (4.21%) NUnit
7 4 (4.21%) CruiseControl
7 4 (4.21%) Subversion
8 3 (3.16%) NeoLoad
9 2 (2.11%) Visual Studio
9 2 (2.11%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.05%) Git (software)
10 1 (1.05%) Appium
10 1 (1.05%) JIRA
10 1 (1.05%) LoadRunner
General
1 14 (14.74%) Marketing
2 13 (13.68%) Telecoms
3 12 (12.63%) Finance
4 2 (2.11%) Electronics
4 2 (2.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.05%) Retail
5 1 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.05%) Legal
Job Titles
1 35 (36.84%) Analyst
2 22 (23.16%) Tester
3 19 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 15 (15.79%) Software Tester
5 9 (9.47%) Software Engineer
6 8 (8.42%) Developer
6 8 (8.42%) Data Analyst
6 8 (8.42%) Insight Analyst
7 7 (7.37%) Architect
8 5 (5.26%) Software Developer
8 5 (5.26%) QA Engineer
8 5 (5.26%) Network Architect
9 4 (4.21%) Junior
9 4 (4.21%) Project Manager
9 4 (4.21%) Test Engineer
9 4 (4.21%) QA Tester
10 3 (3.16%) Senior Tester
10 3 (3.16%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.16%) QA Analyst
10 3 (3.16%) Junior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (26.32%) .NET
2 6 (6.32%) HTML
3 5 (5.26%) WCF
4 4 (4.21%) LINQ
4 4 (4.21%) .NET Framework
4 4 (4.21%) Mono for Android
5 3 (3.16%) Web Services
5 3 (3.16%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.16%) HTML5
6 2 (2.11%) Velocity
6 2 (2.11%) CSS
7 1 (1.05%) SOAP
7 1 (1.05%) COM
7 1 (1.05%) CGI
7 1 (1.05%) Ajax
7 1 (1.05%) JSON
7 1 (1.05%) REST
7 1 (1.05%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.05%) jQuery
7 1 (1.05%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.84%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.58%) Mathematics
3 10 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 10 (10.53%) Open Source
4 8 (8.42%) Visualisation
5 7 (7.37%) Computer Science
6 6 (6.32%) Statistics
7 4 (4.21%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.11%) User Experience
8 2 (2.11%) Credit Risk
8 2 (2.11%) Smart Meter
8 2 (2.11%) Clustering
8 2 (2.11%) PMI
8 2 (2.11%) DTV
9 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.05%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 17 (17.89%) Windows
2 5 (5.26%) Android
3 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.05%) Linux
3 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (44.21%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (32.63%) Scrum
3 18 (18.95%) Software Testing
4 17 (17.89%) Project Management
5 13 (13.68%) TDD
5 13 (13.68%) V-Model
5 13 (13.68%) Analytics
6 12 (12.63%) Automation Testing
6 12 (12.63%) Automated Testing
7 10 (10.53%) Software Engineering
7 10 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (9.47%) RAD
8 9 (9.47%) Waterfall
8 9 (9.47%) Risk Analysis
8 9 (9.47%) Manual Testing
9 8 (8.42%) Performance Management
9 8 (8.42%) Test Automation
9 8 (8.42%) MapReduce
9 8 (8.42%) Marketing Analytics
9 8 (8.42%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (20.00%) C#
1 19 (20.00%) SQL
2 13 (13.68%) Java
3 8 (8.42%) Python
3 8 (8.42%) R
4 7 (7.37%) C++
5 6 (6.32%) VBA
6 4 (4.21%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.16%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.05%) ABAP
8 1 (1.05%) C
Qualifications
1 37 (38.95%) Degree
2 24 (25.26%) ISEB
3 20 (21.05%) ISTQB
4 11 (11.58%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (9.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (8.42%) MCSE
6 8 (8.42%) VCP4
6 8 (8.42%) CCNA
6 8 (8.42%) MCITP
7 3 (3.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (3.16%) CCIE
7 3 (3.16%) CCNP
7 3 (3.16%) PMP
7 3 (3.16%) PMI Certification
8 2 (2.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.05%) MBA
9 1 (1.05%) Six Sigma Black Belt
System Software
1 9 (9.47%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.42%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (13.68%) Cisco
2 12 (12.63%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.42%) Avaya
3 8 (8.42%) VMware
4 5 (5.26%) Blue Coat
4 5 (5.26%) F5
4 5 (5.26%) Juniper
5 3 (3.16%) SAP
5 3 (3.16%) New Relic
6 2 (2.11%) Citrix
7 1 (1.05%) Tableau
7 1 (1.05%) Google
7 1 (1.05%) Oracle
7 1 (1.05%) IBM
7 1 (1.05%) HP
Nottingham
People Source
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-40k
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottinghamshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
UNiDAYS
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Nottingham Trent Uni
Salary: From £22,685 to £25,513 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
TDX Group
Salary: Up to £14,200 per annum Competitive basic, pension and private healthc
Posted: 8 days ago
Nottingham
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £38000.0000 - £46000.0000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
QA Limited
Salary: £106.88 per week
Posted: 10 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
QA Limited
Salary: £150.00 per week
Posted: 10 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: flexible benefits scheme
Posted: 21 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Boots
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago