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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 21 62 25
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -37
Permanent jobs citing QA 131 39 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 10.19% 3.51% 7.65%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 60.65% 45.88% 65.44%
Number of salaries quoted 101 32 61
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,150 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £38,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
216 85 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 16.81% 7.66% 11.68%
Number of salaries quoted 154 65 82
Average salary £42,000 £35,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,600 £30,650
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 August 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 3 August 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 +38 123 £40,000 +14.28% 16
Retford - 3 £32,500 -
Worksop - 2 £22,500 -
QA
East Midlands

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 115 (52.75%) Finance
2 87 (39.91%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (25.23%) Java
4 50 (22.94%) C#
5 48 (22.02%) Software Testing
6 47 (21.56%) Degree
7 46 (21.10%) Microsoft
8 45 (20.64%) SQL
8 45 (20.64%) SDLC
9 41 (18.81%) Selenium
10 38 (17.43%) Automated Testing
11 36 (16.51%) ISEB
12 31 (14.22%) TDD
13 30 (13.76%) Marketing
14 29 (13.30%) .NET
14 29 (13.30%) Analytical Skills
14 29 (13.30%) Test Scripting
15 27 (12.39%) Business Intelligence
15 27 (12.39%) Legal
16 26 (11.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 25 (11.47%) Test Automation
17 25 (11.47%) ISTQB
18 23 (10.55%) MS Excel
18 23 (10.55%) User Acceptance Testing
18 23 (10.55%) Manual Testing
19 22 (10.09%) JIRA
19 22 (10.09%) HTML
19 22 (10.09%) SQL Server
19 22 (10.09%) MS Office
20 21 (9.63%) Ranorex

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 7 (3.21%) Oracle Workflow
1 7 (3.21%) CICS
2 3 (1.38%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.92%) IIS
3 2 (0.92%) JBoss
3 2 (0.92%) Apache
4 1 (0.46%) Confluence
4 1 (0.46%) Apache Qpid
4 1 (0.46%) Node.js
4 1 (0.46%) CMS
Applications
1 23 (10.55%) MS Excel
2 22 (10.09%) MS Office
3 4 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.38%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (1.38%) MS Project
4 3 (1.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (6.42%) Oracle Applications
2 13 (5.96%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (5.50%) Oracle EBS R12
4 11 (5.05%) Oracle Payables
4 11 (5.05%) Oracle Receivables
4 11 (5.05%) Oracle Financials
4 11 (5.05%) Oracle General Ledger
5 7 (3.21%) Oracle TCA
6 6 (2.75%) Oracle 11i
6 6 (2.75%) Oracle Assets
7 5 (2.29%) Oracle ERP
8 4 (1.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (0.92%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.21%) SaaS
2 3 (1.38%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.46%) PaaS
3 1 (0.46%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.29%) Internet
2 4 (1.83%) NetScaler
2 4 (1.83%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (0.46%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.09%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.59%) DB2
3 9 (4.13%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (3.21%) Pentaho
4 7 (3.21%) Oracle Discoverer
4 7 (3.21%) DataStage
4 7 (3.21%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 4 (1.83%) Data Mining
6 3 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.38%) OLAP
6 3 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.38%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (1.38%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.38%) OLAP Cube
7 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.46%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 41 (18.81%) Selenium
2 22 (10.09%) JIRA
3 21 (9.63%) Ranorex
4 20 (9.17%) HP UFT
5 18 (8.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (6.88%) LoadRunner
7 9 (4.13%) TestComplete
8 8 (3.67%) Bugzilla
9 7 (3.21%) Visual Studio
9 7 (3.21%) Oracle Forms
9 7 (3.21%) Oracle APEX
9 7 (3.21%) SilkTest
10 6 (2.75%) WebDriver
11 5 (2.29%) NeoLoad
12 4 (1.83%) Octopus Deploy
12 4 (1.83%) SpecFlow
12 4 (1.83%) Jenkins
12 4 (1.83%) TeamCity
13 3 (1.38%) FitNesse
13 3 (1.38%) JUnit
General
1 115 (52.75%) Finance
2 30 (13.76%) Marketing
3 27 (12.39%) Legal
4 10 (4.59%) Retail
5 9 (4.13%) Back Office
6 8 (3.67%) Telecoms
7 7 (3.21%) Publishing
8 4 (1.83%) Banking
8 4 (1.83%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.83%) Electronics
8 4 (1.83%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.83%) Polish Language
8 4 (1.83%) Spanish Language
8 4 (1.83%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 73 (33.49%) Analyst
2 40 (18.35%) Developer
3 34 (15.60%) Test Analyst
4 24 (11.01%) Tester
5 22 (10.09%) Architect
6 20 (9.17%) QA Analyst
7 12 (5.50%) Team Leader
7 12 (5.50%) Business Analyst
7 12 (5.50%) Designer
8 11 (5.05%) Instructional Designer
9 10 (4.59%) QA Leader
10 9 (4.13%) Java Developer
11 7 (3.21%) Software Tester
11 7 (3.21%) Senior Analyst
11 7 (3.21%) Junior
11 7 (3.21%) Mainframe Developer
11 7 (3.21%) Network Architect
11 7 (3.21%) C# Developer
11 7 (3.21%) Automation Analyst
11 7 (3.21%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (13.30%) .NET
2 22 (10.09%) HTML
3 14 (6.42%) XML
4 9 (4.13%) CSS
4 9 (4.13%) HTML5
5 7 (3.21%) WPF
5 7 (3.21%) WinForms
6 5 (2.29%) ASP.NET
6 5 (2.29%) jQuery
6 5 (2.29%) AngularJS
7 4 (1.83%) .NET Framework
8 3 (1.38%) Velocity
8 3 (1.38%) Spring
8 3 (1.38%) J2EE
8 3 (1.38%) Web Services
8 3 (1.38%) WCF
9 2 (0.92%) RESTful
9 2 (0.92%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (0.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (0.92%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.30%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (8.72%) E-Learning
2 19 (8.72%) Learning Management System
3 14 (6.42%) Management Information System
3 14 (6.42%) Computer Science
4 11 (5.05%) Credit Risk
5 10 (4.59%) Mobile App
5 10 (4.59%) User Experience
6 9 (4.13%) SCORM
6 9 (4.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 8 (3.67%) Mainframe
8 7 (3.21%) VSAM
9 5 (2.29%) Replication
10 4 (1.83%) DTV
10 4 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.38%) Data Centre
11 3 (1.38%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.46%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.46%) Blog
12 1 (0.46%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 20 (9.17%) Windows
2 5 (2.29%) Windows XP
2 5 (2.29%) Windows Vista
3 4 (1.83%) UNIX
4 2 (0.92%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.46%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.46%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (39.91%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (22.02%) Software Testing
3 45 (20.64%) SDLC
4 38 (17.43%) Automated Testing
5 31 (14.22%) TDD
6 29 (13.30%) Test Scripting
7 27 (12.39%) Business Intelligence
8 25 (11.47%) Test Automation
9 23 (10.55%) User Acceptance Testing
9 23 (10.55%) Manual Testing
10 20 (9.17%) Validation
10 20 (9.17%) Project Management
10 20 (9.17%) Waterfall
11 19 (8.72%) Scrum
12 16 (7.34%) Regression Testing
13 15 (6.88%) Analytics
13 15 (6.88%) Automation Testing
14 14 (6.42%) Line Management
15 13 (5.96%) Performance Management
15 13 (5.96%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 55 (25.23%) Java
2 50 (22.94%) C#
3 45 (20.64%) SQL
4 10 (4.59%) JavaScript
5 9 (4.13%) C++
6 8 (3.67%) T-SQL
6 8 (3.67%) PL/SQL
7 7 (3.21%) COBOL
8 2 (0.92%) PHP
9 1 (0.46%) VB
9 1 (0.46%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.46%) Python
9 1 (0.46%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 47 (21.56%) Degree
2 36 (16.51%) ISEB
3 26 (11.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 25 (11.47%) ISTQB
5 9 (4.13%) PMP
6 7 (3.21%) PMI Certification
7 5 (2.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.38%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 3 (1.38%) MBA
8 3 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.38%) CCIE
8 3 (1.38%) CCNP
9 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.46%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.92%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 2 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 46 (21.10%) Microsoft
2 17 (7.80%) Oracle
3 7 (3.21%) Cisco
3 7 (3.21%) Juniper
3 7 (3.21%) Blue Coat
3 7 (3.21%) F5
4 5 (2.29%) New Relic
4 5 (2.29%) Pegasus
5 4 (1.83%) SAP
5 4 (1.83%) Citrix
5 4 (1.83%) Google
6 3 (1.38%) Tableau
7 2 (0.92%) IBM
8 1 (0.46%) Perforce
8 1 (0.46%) HP
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Private Healthcare
Posted: 10 hours ago
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: Standard
Posted: 17 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis IT
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
PCR
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
PCR
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
PCR
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
X4 Group
Salary: £20k - 27.5k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bonus, pension, health, etc.
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: £Competitive+package
Posted: 9 days ago
Nottingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: Great Bens
Posted: 21 days ago
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: £Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Nottingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: £Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago