The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 41 30 64
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +34
Permanent jobs citing QA 57 73 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 5.47% 7.08% 3.41%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 57.58% 48.67% 40.21%
Number of salaries quoted 38 46 31
Median salary £46,250 £37,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £43,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%

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
99 150 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 9.49% 14.55% 8.49%
Number of salaries quoted 70 91 61
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Nottinghamshire region citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 January 2017.

QA Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

QA
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -20 40 £50,000 +33.33% 7
Mansfield - 5 £36,500 -
QA
East Midlands

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing QA 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for QA.

1 71 (41.04%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (30.64%) Automated Testing
3 51 (29.48%) SQL
4 44 (25.43%) Software Engineering
5 41 (23.70%) Selenium
6 37 (21.39%) SDLC
7 36 (20.81%) Java
8 35 (20.23%) Test Automation
9 33 (19.08%) Automation Testing
9 33 (19.08%) Degree
10 31 (17.92%) C#
11 29 (16.76%) Finance
12 27 (15.61%) DevOps
13 25 (14.45%) Line Management
14 22 (12.72%) Cucumber
15 21 (12.14%) Scrum
16 20 (11.56%) SQL Server
16 20 (11.56%) Release Management
17 19 (10.98%) ISTQB
17 19 (10.98%) Project Management
18 18 (10.40%) JavaScript
18 18 (10.40%) Python
18 18 (10.40%) Ruby
18 18 (10.40%) JIRA
18 18 (10.40%) Functional Testing
19 17 (9.83%) Software Delivery
19 17 (9.83%) Test Scripting
19 17 (9.83%) Continuous Integration
19 17 (9.83%) .NET
20 16 (9.25%) ISEB

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (3.47%) Tomcat
2 5 (2.89%) JBoss
3 2 (1.16%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (2.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.16%) Northgate Housing
1 2 (1.16%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (1.16%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (1.16%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (1.16%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.16%) SAP Retail
2 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.47%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (3.47%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (3.47%) IaaS
1 6 (3.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (3.47%) PaaS
2 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.05%) Internet
2 5 (2.89%) Extranet
2 5 (2.89%) Intranet
3 1 (0.58%) MRTG
3 1 (0.58%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (0.58%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (11.56%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (4.62%) MySQL
2 8 (4.62%) Power BI
2 8 (4.62%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (3.47%) DB2
4 3 (1.73%) Big Data
5 1 (0.58%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 1 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.58%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.58%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 41 (23.70%) Selenium
2 22 (12.72%) Cucumber
3 18 (10.40%) JIRA
4 9 (5.20%) Calabash
5 7 (4.05%) Git (software)
6 6 (3.47%) Ranorex
6 6 (3.47%) SoapUI
6 6 (3.47%) SpecFlow
6 6 (3.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (3.47%) Visual Studio
7 5 (2.89%) Protractor
7 5 (2.89%) WebDriver
8 4 (2.31%) Appium
8 4 (2.31%) Jenkins
8 4 (2.31%) LoadRunner
9 3 (1.73%) HP UFT
9 3 (1.73%) Subversion
9 3 (1.73%) TestDirector
10 2 (1.16%) Jasmine
10 2 (1.16%) JMeter
General
1 29 (16.76%) Finance
2 15 (8.67%) Retail
3 13 (7.51%) Publishing
4 8 (4.62%) Banking
4 8 (4.62%) Telecoms
5 7 (4.05%) Back Office
6 4 (2.31%) Marketing
7 2 (1.16%) Billing
7 2 (1.16%) Electronics
7 2 (1.16%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.58%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.58%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 35 (20.23%) Analyst
2 26 (15.03%) Tester
3 18 (10.40%) Developer
4 17 (9.83%) Automation Tester
4 17 (9.83%) Test Analyst
5 16 (9.25%) QA Engineer
6 14 (8.09%) QA Leader
7 11 (6.36%) QA Analyst
8 10 (5.78%) Architect
8 10 (5.78%) Automation Test Lead
8 10 (5.78%) Technical Leader
9 9 (5.20%) QA Automation Engineer
10 8 (4.62%) Automation Engineer
10 8 (4.62%) ETL Developer
10 8 (4.62%) Lead DevOps
10 8 (4.62%) Senior Developer
10 8 (4.62%) Senior ETL Developer
10 8 (4.62%) Senior SQL Developer
10 8 (4.62%) Senior SQL Server Developer
10 8 (4.62%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (9.83%) .NET
2 12 (6.94%) HTML
3 8 (4.62%) Gherkin
3 8 (4.62%) Web Services
3 8 (4.62%) XML
4 7 (4.05%) Node.js
5 6 (3.47%) CSS
6 5 (2.89%) AngularJS
6 5 (2.89%) Apache Axis
6 5 (2.89%) ASP.NET
6 5 (2.89%) EJB
6 5 (2.89%) GWT
6 5 (2.89%) J2EE
6 5 (2.89%) Java EE
6 5 (2.89%) JBoss Seam
6 5 (2.89%) JDBC
6 5 (2.89%) JSF
6 5 (2.89%) JSP
6 5 (2.89%) SOAP
7 3 (1.73%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.94%) Computer Science
3 10 (5.78%) Mathematics
4 8 (4.62%) Data Centre
4 8 (4.62%) Data Integration
4 8 (4.62%) NHS
5 7 (4.05%) CESG
6 6 (3.47%) CMDB
7 4 (2.31%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.73%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.73%) User Experience
9 2 (1.16%) Fintech
9 2 (1.16%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.16%) Statistics
10 1 (0.58%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.58%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.09%) Unix
2 11 (6.36%) Linux
3 6 (3.47%) Windows
4 3 (1.73%) Android
4 3 (1.73%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.58%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (41.04%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (30.64%) Automated Testing
3 44 (25.43%) Software Engineering
4 37 (21.39%) SDLC
5 35 (20.23%) Test Automation
6 33 (19.08%) Automation Testing
7 27 (15.61%) DevOps
8 25 (14.45%) Line Management
9 21 (12.14%) Scrum
10 20 (11.56%) Release Management
11 19 (10.98%) Project Management
12 18 (10.40%) Functional Testing
13 17 (9.83%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (9.83%) Software Delivery
13 17 (9.83%) Test Scripting
14 16 (9.25%) Integration Testing
15 14 (8.09%) Data Analysis
15 14 (8.09%) Mentoring
15 14 (8.09%) User Acceptance Testing
16 13 (7.51%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (29.48%) SQL
2 36 (20.81%) Java
3 31 (17.92%) C#
4 18 (10.40%) JavaScript
4 18 (10.40%) Python
4 18 (10.40%) Ruby
5 12 (6.94%) C++
6 11 (6.36%) C
6 11 (6.36%) Perl
7 8 (4.62%) PHP
7 8 (4.62%) T-SQL
8 7 (4.05%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.31%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.73%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.58%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.58%) Go
11 1 (0.58%) Scala
Qualifications
1 33 (19.08%) Degree
2 19 (10.98%) ISTQB
3 16 (9.25%) ISEB
4 7 (4.05%) CEH
4 7 (4.05%) CREST Certified
4 7 (4.05%) OSCP
4 7 (4.05%) OSWP
5 6 (3.47%) PMI Certification
5 6 (3.47%) PMP
6 4 (2.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (1.73%) APMP
7 3 (1.73%) ISEB Practitioner
7 3 (1.73%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.89%) SLA
2 2 (1.16%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.58%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.58%) SDET
3 1 (0.58%) SEPA
System Software
1 7 (4.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.47%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.58%) KVM
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (4.05%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (3.47%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.58%) Ganglia
3 1 (0.58%) Nagios
3 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (0.58%) yum
Vendors
1 15 (8.67%) Oracle
2 11 (6.36%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.20%) HP
4 8 (4.62%) IBM
5 7 (4.05%) EMC
5 7 (4.05%) NetApp
5 7 (4.05%) VMware
6 6 (3.47%) BMC
6 6 (3.47%) CheckPoint
6 6 (3.47%) Cisco
6 6 (3.47%) Citrix
6 6 (3.47%) Juniper
7 5 (2.89%) SAP
8 2 (1.16%) Facebook
8 2 (1.16%) Google
8 2 (1.16%) Northgate
8 2 (1.16%) Twitter
9 1 (0.58%) FXall
9 1 (0.58%) Red Hat
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